We were delighted to welcome Robb to the Goose to support Spiers and Boden. It was clear that you all loved him as much as we did, and we hope he will be back!
“Creator of some of the most potent songs of the last decade” – fRoots
“Britain’s finest songwriter since Richard Thompson” – Venue
Robb Johnson is now widely recognised as one of the finest songwriters working in the UK today. His songs feature in the repertoires of a wide variety of musicians, from folk legend Roy Bailey to acclaimed cabaret diva Barb Jungr.
Robb has played venues ranging from pubs and clubs to the Albert Hall, and appeared at the Barbican as part of the prestigious BBC “Folk Britannia” series, screened on BBC4. He was also a featured guest on Andy Kershaw’s Radio 3 programme. Robb plays extensively in Belgium, Holland & Germany, & he has toured Britain supporting Chumbawamba.
Robb has also worked with a variety of bands, with friend & fellow songwriter Leon Rosselson, as well as solo.