|Friday 25 October 2019 @ 09:00pm : -
Grizzly Rhys Morgan
Grizzly Rhys Morgan is the lead singer from Grizzly and the Grasshoppers. He is a singer/songwriter playing Blues & Roots, Folk and Bluegrass Music on Lapslide, Dobro & Acoustic Guitars and foot stomp box and Harmonica.
As a professional guitarist and singer/songwriter, Rhys Morgan aka `Grizzly`, has clocked up over 60,000 miles taking big stomping blues riffs to pubs, clubs, arts centres and on the festival circuit across the south of England. As the front man for Grizzly and the Grasshoppers, Grizzly has performed at Labyrinth Blues & Roots Festival; Rhythmtree; Boomtown Fair; Weyfest; Wonky Donk; Chilled in a Field; Henry`s Little Big Gig; Winchester Real Ale & Cider Festival; Guildford Beer Festival; Eat Drink Bristol Fashion and many more. Rhys is a featured performer on the `Anderwood Sessions` (https://www.anderwoodguitars.com) playing his Weissenborn lapslide guitar.
The raw and gritty nature of Rhys`s unique vocals, along with finger-picking acoustic styles and slide guitars never fails to engage audiences of all ages. He performs a mix of originals, covers, and traditional blues songs.
"Raw, rootsy and original" ~ Wille and the Bandits
"...a fabulous guitarist and songwriter, a great talent!" ~ Peter Semus, SP Promotions