Blues and reggae musician who released the album Father Sun Mother Earth in 2011 and who has released more than ten albums since 1995.
He released his debut album Between Midnight and Day in 1995.
He collaborated with Billy Bragg and Wilco to write music for the Woody Guhtrie tribute album Mermaid Avenue.
He earned his B.A. from Bates College in Maine.
He was featured in the PBS TV mini-series The Blues, directed by Martin Scorsese.