TIM HAIN is a compelling performer, singer, guitarist, songwriter and bandleader with roots in blues, reggae, and “all the great singer-songwriters.” He has played over 1800 shows in the last 15 years, honing his songs and skills in the best possible way – in front of a live audience. He has worked with the best on both sides of the Atlantic. In the US he wrote and jammed with legendary producer-drummer NARADA MICHAEL WALDEN, played with ZAKIYA HOOKER ( daughter of Blues Legend John Lee Hooker ) and former members of JEFFERSON STARSHIP ( PETE SEARS ) and QUICKSILVER ( ZERO ). In UK he has played guitar for top reggae artists including TYRONE TAYLOR ( “Cottage in Negril” ) ASWAD ( played on a TV theme song Tim wrote ) and jammed with guitar legend JEFF BECK. He also regularly plays with stalwarts of the British blues scene, such as ROBIN BIBI, PAPA GEORGE, and harmonica legend ALAN GLEN (Yardbirds, 9 Below Zero ) with whom he has released an album ” GLENHAIN GOLD RESERVE. ” He is known as “THE KING OF BLEGGAE” because of his infectious blend of blues and reggae.