Brooks Williams

"Brooks Williams is one of those select few 'how on earth does he do it?!' artists." (Fatea)

Brooks Williams is a Cambridge UK based, Statesboro, Georgia USA born guitarist singer and songwriter.

He is named one of WUMB-FM Boston's Top 100 All-Time Artists and is listed in the Top 100 Acoustic Guitarists. Rave reviews have come in from RnR, Fatea, Blues Matters, Q and Songlines.

Known for both solos shows and collaborations with the likes of Boo Hewerdine (they call themselves State of the Union), Rab Noakes, Sloan Wainwright and Hans Theessink, Brooks is one of roots music's guiding lights. "An accomplished guitarist in possession of rich vocal powers and a talent for lyrical imagery, his songs are imbued with uplifting generosity." (RnR)

Have a look at Brooks' Lockdown Duets, virtual collaborations with the likes of Aaron Catlow, Christine Collister, Katie Spencer, Dan Walsh, Henry Parker, Rab Noakes, Findlay Napier, Boo Hewerdine and Kris Drever.

Visit Brooks' song archive for chords, lyrics and TAB to his most popular songs.

Subscribe to Brooks' YouTube channel for an ever-growing collection of songs and guitar lessons filmed in his home studio, as well as live tracks (from a time when we used to do that sort of thing!).

Meanwhile, coming in April 2021. Brooks on vinyl! Read all about it here.

CAST Theatre

7:30-8:30pm (London-time)

A livestream from a stage.
Tech and all.
Not in my little red home studio.
In a theatre.
I'll have to drive there.
I'm dizzy with delight.
And curious if I'll remember how to do it!