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Richard John Thompson OBE (born 3 April 1949, Notting Hill, London) is a British songwriter, guitarist and recording and performing musician. Highly regarded for his guitar techniques and strange, darkly-funny lyrics, Thompson was awarded the Orville H. Gibson award for best acoustic guitar player in 1991. Similarly, his songwriting has earned him an Ivor Novello Award and, in 2006, a lifetime achievement award from BBC Radio. Artists who have recorded Thompson's compositions include such diverse talents as Robert Plant, Del McCoury, R.E.M., Bonnie Raitt, Christy Moore, David Gilmour, Mary Black, Elvis Costello, Marshall Crenshaw, The Corrs, Sandy Denny, June Tabor, Joel Fafard, Maria McKee, Shawn Colvin, Norma Waterson, Martin Carthy, Nanci Griffith, Graham Parker, Maura O'Connell, Los Lobos, John Doe, Greg Brown, Bob Mould, Barbara Manning, Loudon Wainwright III, The Futureheads and The Blind Boys of Alabama.

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My Rock, My Rope [2018]

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My Rock, My Rope3:19

Acoustic Rarities [2017]

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Never Again2:35
Sloth5:27

Beatnik Walking [2015]

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Beatnik Walking3:54

An Autumn Almanac [2010]

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The Money Shuffle5:54

Sunday Music, Vol. 2 [2007]

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Persuasion4:37

The Ride [2004]

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Wreck of the Carlos Rey5:58

Acoustic Folk Box: Four [2002]

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Beeswing5:31

Roots [Nascente] [1999]

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Devonside4:48

The Cropredy Box [1999]

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Sloth13:06

Blue Aconite [1997]

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Can't Win5:11

Industry [1997]

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Last Shift3:55

New Folk Generation [1996]

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I Feel So Good2:44

I Misunderstood [1991]

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I Misunderstood 

Hard Cash [1990]

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Time to Ring Some Changes3:44

Rosie [1973]

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Rosie3:39

What We Did on Our Holidays [1969]

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Rosie3:39

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