Mark Pavey and The Dark Philosophers feat. Beverley Martyn

Mark Pavey and The Dark Philosophers feat. Beverley Martyn


Folk, Blues and Beyond! A mind-bending, genre stepping collaboration between British Folk Revival, Welsh Celtica, and classic Californian Vibes.


The Dark Philosophers are a transatlantic musical collaboration. The band includes vocalist and acoustic guitarist Mark Pavey, who studied and worked with world music pioneer Davy Graham; drummer Victor Bisetti formerly of Los Lobos; English guitarist Michael Watts; and Matt Malley on bass, best known for his work with award winning band Counting Crows and his 2010 collaborative album with Grammy Award winner Vishwa Mohan Bhatt. They are joined by British folk Legend Beverley Martyn.


2013 – Mark Pavey and The Dark Philosophers album in production

Mark Pavey, Mark Pavey (2009)
Mark Pavey, Back Then EP (2000)
Mark Pavey, When the Room Whirled (1999)

Matt Malley/Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Sleepless Nights (2010)
Matt Malley, The Goddess Within (2008)
Matt Malley/Counting Crows, Hard Candy (2002)
Matt Malley/Counting Crows, This Desert Life (1999)
Matt Malley/Counting Crows, Recovering the Satellites (1996)
Matt Malley/Counting Crows, August and Everything After (1993)

Beverley Martyn, The Phoenix and the Turtle (Oct 2013)
Beverley and John Martyn, Road to Ruin (1971)
Beverley and John Martyn, Stormbringer! (1970)