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verlon thompson

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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"Humble Troubadour"

It's high time everyone heard about that humble troubadour Verlon Thompson. He's a fantastic guitar picker and songwriter whose only career shortcoming is that he performs in Guy Clark's enormous shadow. - Lonely Goat Magazine


"Verlon at Newport Folk Fest"

(At the Newport Folk Festival 2009)...Verlon was great! Seriously. Nobody at the festival played guitar like him. His song "Everywhere...Yet" stunned the crowd and "Joe Walker's Mare" was country storytelling at it's best. Did I mention he could play guitar? Really...Thompson was electrifying. - Boston Music Review


Discography

Released "Verlon Thompson" Capitol Records 1990.

Released "Out at the Barn" Victor Tango Records 2000.

Released "Everywhere Yet" Victor Tango Records 2002.

Released DVD "The Barn Door's Open" 2004

Released "Live At The Ivey's" Victor Tango Records 2008

Has recorded with Guy Clark on his last 6 albums.

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Verlon has performed both solo and with Americana treasure Guy Clark for twenty years on the worlds top stages festivals and theaters..Cambridge Folk Fest., Newport Folk Fest, Grand Ol Opry, New Orleans Jazz Fest, Edmonton Folk Fest.

Songs recorded by Jimmy Buffett, Trisha Yearwood, Sam Bush, Del McCoury Band, etc.

To quote a fan "he ain't a preacher but he always leaves me feeling something spiritual".