Liam Blake Reviews

Americana UK – 12th June 2011

6* New thoughtful English troubadour. A love of west-coast folk-rock is evident in Liam Blake’s songwriting and playing on this debut album. Strong traces of country and folk traditions are filtered through some Beatle-esque edges to the melodies here. The sliding guitars and chord changes of ‘Heart & Soul’ definitely show off some strong George […]

Music News – 29th June 2011

Opening track ‘For Your Sake’’s blissful folk guitar and soft vocals set a sweet and sentimental tone to the album, showcasing Blake’s sophisticated take on a more traditional style of love song. Blake’s versatility is evident throughout the album, with his impressive vocals on more folk-pop style tracks such as ‘Heart and Soul’ and ‘Simon’ […]

Folk Words – 23rd May 2011

Liam Blake writes memorable songs that effortlessly blend folk, pop and acoustic to fashion alluring tunes around thoughtful lyrics. On his debut album, ‘You and Other Stories’, there’s more then a nod in the direction of early 70’s Americana folk but with a contemporary edge. The one man singer songwriter who writes personal songs that […]