singer-songwriter


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singer-songwriter

n
(Music, other) a performer who writes his or her own songs
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singer-songwriter

[ˌsɪŋəʳˈsɒŋraɪtəʳ] Ncantautor(a) m/f
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singer-songwriter

nLiedermacher(in) m(f)
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Singer-songwriters commonly compared to David Gray James Morrison A Brit Award-winning English singer-songwriter and guitarist from Rugby.
Paul Liddell -Sunday This hardworking and talented singer songwriter has supported Beth Rowley and will soon be opening for the legendary Billy Bragg at the Beverley Folk Festival.The very best of Dundee-based label Jagged roots - Sunday Catch sets from singer-songwriter Kerry Fowler who is currently promoting her EP Dance of the Selkie and Panda Su - a one-woman band hailing from the sunny shores of St Andrews, Fife.
Kamala is an devotional singer-songwriter now based in Eugene, but originally from Hungary.
Tarr, a noted music critic, examines the music of singer-songwriter Patti Smith, and shows how the "Godmother of Punk" was less of a pioneer and more of a bridge between two generations of musicians.
Wildflower * Sheryl Crow (Interscope): Singer-songwriter draws inspiration from relationship with champion cyclist-cancer survivor Lance Armstrong and family.
This will get them seats to see Kirsty, the city's leading singer-songwriter on Saturday followed by Lewis Garland and Kett Rebellion who are due to play at Glastonbury in a few weeks.
The career of singer-songwriter Annie Lennox, and the programme joins the singer-songwriter as they rehearse for a live performance.
Veteran Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison has announced he will be playing two shows at the 350-seater, 230-year-old former chapel on Sunday, December 11.
Singer-songwriter Tret Fure, a pioneering artist in womyn's music since the 1970s, has played at plenty of pride events in her career.
Ainslie Henderson, a Hawick singer-songwriter, was a contestant in the first series and, according to the BBC, managed to land a record deal despite being beaten by winner Glaswegian singer-songwriter David Sneddon who scooped a year-long superstar lifestyle and a pounds 1m record contract.
SHE'S only 21, but already singer-songwriter Thea Gilmore has much to live up to on her 15-date British tour.
Singer-songwriter Michael McInerney of La Grange was a soloist last year, but now he's in the band The Vaughan Building with Nathan Zaworski and Christian Dvorak.