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Josh Rouse - 100% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock World Music
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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1972, Nebraska, USA. This US singer-songwriter grew up in Nebraska but spent much of his teenage life following his father from state to state on military assignments. Rouse, who played in both high school orchestras and punk bands, studied at Austin Peay State University in Tennessee before resuming his itinerant wanderings. He finally settled in Nashville in the mid-90s wh Read more

Rufus Wainwright - 75% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Spoken Word Vocals
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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22 July 1973, Rhinebeck, New York, USA. The son of singer-songwriters Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle, Rufus was raised by his mother in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, following his parents’ separation. He began studying piano at the age of six, and by his early teens was touring with his mother, aunt and sister in the McGarrigle Sisters And Family. At the age of 1 Read more

Hayden - 70% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Martha Wainwright - 63% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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8 May 1976, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The youngest child of singer-songwriters Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle, Martha Wainwright followed her elder brother Rufus Wainwright into a music career in the late 90s. Like Rufus, she was brought up surrounded by music even though her parents split up when she was only 12-months old. Martha shared the dubious honour with h Read more

Kathleen Edwards - 60% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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11 July 1978, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Singer-songwriter Edwards spent much of her childhood in South Korea or Switzerland owing to her father’s work for the diplomatic core. Trained on classical violin as a youngster, Edwards launched her musical career in the late 90s as a singer-songwriter. She established her reputation on Ottawa’s downtown folk scene and in 19 Read more

Richard Thompson - 57% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Folk Folk Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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3 April 1949, Notting Hill, London, England. The talented Thompson forged his reputation as guitarist, vocalist, and composer with Fairport Convention which, although initially dubbed ‘England’s Jefferson Airplane’, later evolved into a seminal folk rock act through such acclaimed releases as What We Did On Our Holidays, Unhalfbricking, Liege And Leif and Full Read more

Grant-Lee Phillips - 56% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Folk
Decades Active: 2000s
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Nick Lowe - 53% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Holiday & Seasonal Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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24 March 1949, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England. Lowe has for many years been held in high esteem by a loyal band of admirers aware of his dexterity as a producer, musician, vocalist and songwriter. His early apprenticeship as bass player/vocalist with Kippington Lodge, which evolved into Brinsley Schwarz, made him a seasoned professional by the mid-70s. He then started a c Read more

Josh Ritter - 52% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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1976, Moscow, Idaho, USA. Raised in Idaho, singer-songwriter Ritter originally intended to follow in his parents’ footsteps by applying to study science at Oberlin College. His love of singer-songwriters such as Bob Dylan and Townes Van Zandt diverted his career path, and after graduation he relocated to the east coast where he began playing the café circuit, hon Read more

Richard Hawley - 52% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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17 January 1967, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. UK singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Hawley’s music is largely rooted in classic American pop and country music (namely Roy Orbison, Hank Williams, and the Everly Brothers, among others). Hawley grew up as the son of a Sheffield steel worker, and turned to music as an escape from his tough surroundings, fir Read more

M. Ward - 51% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Matthew Ward, 1974, Ventura County, California, USA. Singer-songwriter and guitarist Ward manages to touch upon all the elements of the roots rock and alt country genres, earning comparisons to artists such as Tom Waits, Grandaddy, Sparklehorse, and Giant Sand’s Howe Gelb. Ward was first spotted as a member of the California-based trio Rodriguez, before setting out on h Read more

Teddy Thompson - 51% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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1976, London, England. As the son of folk rock?s premiere couple Richard Thompson and Linda Thompson, who had recorded a number of critically acclaimed albums in the 70s and early 80s music was always in Teddy Thompson’s blood. He was born on the Sufi commune that his parents had decamped to during the mid-70s, but lived with his mother following her separation from Ric Read more

Daniel Lanois - 50% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Jazz Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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19 September 1951, Hull, Quebec, Canada. This esteemed producer and occasional singer-songwriter rose to fame during the late 80s through his contribution to major releases by Peter Gabriel (So) and U2 (The Unforgettable Fire and The Joshua Tree). He subsequently produced Robbie Robertson, the widely-acclaimed ‘comeback’ album by the former leader of the Band, and Read more

Loudon Wainwright III - 50% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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5 September 1946, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA. Loudon Wainwright I was in insurance while his son, Loudon Wainwright Jnr., became a journalist and later editor for Life magazine. Wainwright’s parents settled in Bedford, Westchester Country, 60 miles outside of New York City although he went to a boarding school in Delaware (‘School Days’) and he was frien Read more

Lucinda Williams - 50% match to Ron Sexsmith

Genres: Blues Country & Bluegrass Country & Bluegrass Folk Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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26 January 1953, Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA. Her father, Miller Williams, is a professor of literature and a professional poet, but it was her mother, a music graduate, who influenced Lucinda the most. After a period spent travelling in the early 70s, Williams concentrated on playing folk clubs in Texas, mixing traditional blues and folk songs with original material. She r Read more


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