Michael Chapman is a British folk/rock singer and guitarist who has put out over thirty albums in forty appearance on the Cornwall folk scene alongside John Martyn, Ralph McTell and Roy Harper. Chapman, born January 24, 1941, is recognized for his unique and intricate guitar playing and his deep growling vocal style.
Though he played for years in many different types of bands genre-wise—his musical diversity helped him pay his way through college—Chapman admits it was mainly a tool to meet women. After working in a teaching position at an art college in Bolton, Chapman was presented an opportunity to make music his profession almost by accident one rainy night in Cornwall. Upon trying to escape a rainstorm inside a club... Read More