Chris Payne grew up in a house full of music. His childhood was spent listening to the likes of Buddy Holly, Johnny Cash and The Eagles, which became solid foundations for an aspiring guitarist.

He recalls, “I remember having a bit of a euphoric moment hearing Bittersweet Symphony for the first time as a kid. The swagger of that massive drumbeat combined with the strings got hold of something,” when asked of the first record to take him outside the safety of his dad’s music collection.

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Chris assists Lucy Dickins & Barry Dickins on the following artists: