Geoff Achison, Australian blues guitarist returns to TFAC

Published 10:47am Friday, August 16, 2013

In 2011, Achison made Truefire’s “100+ Gifted Guitarists You Should Know” list and was named ‘Official Patron’ of the Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society. He lives in Melbourne, Australia and continues to record and tour regularly.

Martin Anderson, Music Director for WNCW radio in Spindale, N.C. says, “Achison’s 2009 album One Ticket, One Ride was the No. 1 pick among WNCW Blues fans. We enjoy having him and Bramblett stop by for live sessions here on a regular basis.” Achison, Steele and Hendershot will be live on WNCW at 4 pm on Friday, Sept. 6.

The Achison and Bramblett concert, sponsored by Lichty Guitars, begins at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6. WNCW 88.7 FM is media sponsor for this event. General admission tickets can be purchased either online at or at the Tryon Fine Arts Center box office by calling 828-859-8322.

Tryon Fine Arts Center, located on Melrose Avenue in the town of Tryon, has been a center for participation in the visual and performing arts for more than 44 years attracting a diverse range of audiences.

- article submitted by Marianne Carruth

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