artist INFO
Richard Dawson




United Kingdom


Richard Dawson (born 1981) is an English folk-influenced musician from Newcastle upon Tyne. His 2014 album Nothing Important was released by Weird World and was met with critical acclaim. His 2017 album Peasant received similar acclaim, and was chosen by The Quietus as their album of the year. In 2019, he released the album 2020, again to critical acclaim. Released on Weird World (an imprint of Domino Records) in late November 2021, Henki, a collaborative album made with the Finnish band Circle, was announced in September 2021.