Guitar, Banjo, Songs, Stories

Sweeney creates a cozy, loving atmosphere by tempering his instrumental virtuosity with a welcome dose of modesty.”

— The Boston Herald

Ed Sweeney's wry, articulate, and evocative singing, his exquisite musicianship, and his eclectic collection of obscure songs shouldn't be missed”

— the Binghamton (NY) Sun

Guitar and banjo instrumentalist Sweeney is a master of unpretentiousness.”

— The Boston Globe

Sweeney's rarities are real treats. He has culled songs from a variety of sources and adapted them to an acoustic folk format”

— Syracuse Herald American

Ed Sweeney has a remarkable gift of gab, and the ability to pick gems from the songpile. When he appeared here he was an instant success.”

— Eel River Music Camp

What a rare treat it is to find a folk singer with a folk act in the style of the '50s and '60s”

— The Star Ledger (Norfolk, VA)

Sweeney, in keeping with the type of music and his own personal style, is engagingly impromptu, almost conversational”

— The Providence Journal

Liner Notes

Performances & Workshops

All shows have been cancelled for the next few months. Please check back for updates

Recordings

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