Mark Dignam began as a street performer in Dublin. He became a well respected member of the exploding songwriter scene of the 90's and has opened for everyone from David Gray, Billy Bragg, The Frames, Damien Rice, Paddy Casey, Ritchie Havens... and a many others.
Mark moved to the US in 2000 and has released two albums, now four to his credit. His sound is high energy acoustic guitar playing with intensely poetic lyrics wrapped in intoxicating melody.. "Hot Press Magazine", Ireland's premier music magazine called him "A Masterful Lyricist". This year "All Music Guide" in the US said Mark Dignam... combines personal observations with a raging, passionate political conscience, showing the potential to join the front ranks of contemporary Irish folk songwriters.
He is a strong vocalist and guitar player and immensely talented.
Official Website: http://www.harpandfiddle.com
Added by Harpy on January 16, 2007