The appearance of 'One World' showed that Martyn's sophisticated songwriting and performance style was breaking further into the mainstream.
Born 66 years ago, September 11 would have been John Martyn's birthday, and there’s news of a new Universal box set by the great singer-songwriter.
In a glorious John Martyn revival by the Glorious Fools, Martyn's vast body of work is being kept alive by a UK band named after one of his albums.
The auction of rare Nick Drake recordings has been postponed after a row broke out about who owns the recordings.
Not only did some of the most important British folk records come out on one label, Island, but also one producer, Joe Boyd, was responsible for them all.