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Geoff Bartley

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Origin  Boston
Name  Geoff Bartley
Years active  1969–present

Instruments  guitar, harmonica
Occupation(s)  singer-songwriter
Role  Guitarist
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Labels  Waterbug, Swallowtail, Magic Crow
Albums  Hear That Wind Howl, Blackbirds in the Pie
Genres  Folk music, Blues, American folk music
Similar People  Tom Paxton, Bob Franke, Paul Rishell and Annie Rai, John Koerner, Vance Gilbert

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Geoff Bartley is an American acoustic guitarist and singer-songwriter whose musical style combines roots, blues, jazz, and traditional folk. He began performing in 1969 and lives in the Boston area. He can be seen every Monday night hosting an open mic night at The Cantab Lounge in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He also has a Sunday Night Residency at Smoken Joes BBQ in Brighton Centre featuring a different guest every week.


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Bartley has won the New Hampshire Acoustic Guitar Contest twice and has placed second four times at the National Fingerpicking Championships.


  • Blues Beneath the Surface (1984)
  • Interstates (1986)
  • I Am the Heart (1989)
  • One Kind Word (1998)
  • Hear That Wind Howl (1999)
  • Bones and Breath (with Timothy Mason) (2003)
  • Blackbirds in the Pie (2008)
  • Put The Big Stone Down (2010)
  • "Mercy for the Dispossessed" (2011)
  • References

    Geoff Bartley Wikipedia