solo guitarist/singer and Bottleneck Blues frontman.
Martin sings and plays old-school blues and is a highly-rated slide guitarist.
His repertoire includes Delta and Chicago blues, soulful ballads and modern folk blues.
Martin works as a solo or duo act and leads the band Bottleneck Blues.
The line-up often features international harmonica star West Weston, Roy Webber on drums, JJ Zarbo on upright bass, and Tim Huskisson on piano.
Martin's album, Lately I've Let Things Slide, has been dubbed "British blues at its best".
*ONE OF THIS COUNTRY'S FINEST BOTTLENECK BLUES GUITARISTS
- Stephen Foster, BBC Suffolk presenter and music writer.
*GREAT PERFORMER...STUNNING BOTTLENECK GUITARIST
- Ashwyn Smyth, British Blues Federation chair.
FULL GIG LIST
FULL GIG LIST
Live at Peggy Sue's: West Weston, Rob Glazebrook, Martin McNeill: CLICK HERE!
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* Thursday Aug 23, 7.30pm:
Ship, Rye -- with JJ on bass
Rye Jazz & Blues Festival https://ryejazz.com/programme/
* Saturday Aug 25, 8.30pm:
Queen's Head, Burnham -- with Roy Webber (drums) & JJ (bass)
* Sunday Aug 26, 4.30pm:
Railway Hotel, Clifftown Road, Southend -- with West Weston (harmonica), Roy Webber (drums) & JJ (bass)
* Friday Aug 31, 8.30pm:
Angel, Theatre Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk -- solo
* Sat Sept 1, 8.30pm:
DP's Place, High Street, Aldeburgh, Suffolk -- solo
* Sun Sept 2, 3pm:
Ship, Blaxhall, Suffolk -- solo
* Mon Sept 3, 8pm:
Peggy Sue's Music Bar, London Road, Leigh-on-Sea -- with West Weston (harmonica) & Tim Huskisson (piano)
* Sun Sept 9, 2pm:
Globe, Callis Street, Clare, Suffolk -- solo
* Tues Sept 11, 8pm:
Spread Eagle, Queen's Road, Brentwood -- with Tim Huskisson (piano) & JJ (bass)
* Sun Sept 16, 4.30pm:
Railway Hotel, Clifftown Road, Southend -- with Tim Huskisson (piano), Roy Webber (drums) & JJ (bass)
* Sun Sept 23, 4.30pm:
United Brethren, New Writtle Street, Chelmsford -- solo
* Tues Sept 25, 8pm:
Hop & Huffkin, New St, Sandwich, Kent CT13 9AB -- solo
* Weds Sept 26, 8.30pm:
Man of Kent, 6 John St, Rochester, Kent ME1 1YN -- solo
* Thurs Sept 27, 8pm:
Spooner's Blues Club, The Alma, Deal, Kent -- solo
FULL LISTINGS...CLICK HERE
BELOW...my tribute to Aretha Franklin, Drown In My Own Tears