Martyn Joseph (Pipe Records)

After Top 40 success in the nineties whilst signed to Sony Music, Joseph went on to build a very successful world wide career based around his own label. He is acknowledged as a fearless performer with a big commitment to social justice issues with music and lyrics that speak to the soul. A jaw dropping guitar player, teamed with a powerful show stopping voice, the Boston Globe described him as ‘a profound experience’ whilst Q magazine said ‘One of acoustic music’s most original voices, and most forward looking of his generation of singer/songwriters’. MoJo called him ‘A Welsh National Treasure’.