Roland Chadwick
Location: Ealing, London, U.K.
Description: Half Man - Half Guitar. Some say he's the Guitar Slinger. Others say he's the Wizard of Oz.
Biography: Australian guitarist, Roland Chadwick moved to England in 1997 and quickly established himself as a force to be reckoned with after a series of stunning performnces and recordings with Barriemore Barlow - Jethro Tull, Mike Lindup - Level 42, Sir George Martin, Michel Legrand, Steve Vai, John Rebourn - Pentangle, Alan Glen - The Yardbirds, The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, The Britten Sinfonia, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Press Release:
Roland Chadwick and Barriemore Barlow (you know -The Drummer from Jethro Tull) have released Roland Chadwick - Native Tongue. This album has an amazing pedigree. Not only is it the work of one of the leading lights of the guitar playing world and one of the greatest drummers of our time (Barriemore features on the usual fantastic drums and percussion + a bit of keyboards and song writing duties as well), it was produced and engineered by Julian Mendelsohn who has worked with such people as Level 42, The Pet Shop Boys, Kate Bush, Jimmy Page and Paul MacCartney to mention but a few.