Martin F Bedford – ‘Sheffield Legend’ – Poster and Graphic Artist
Martin F Bedford is a legend on the Sheffield music scene. He has been prolific in creating promotional gig posters and art work for local musicians for over 4 decades. He was an influential figure in helping establish The Leadmill venue and produced their art and promotional materials for 12 years. He has also worked with a range of national and international musicians including Richard Hawley, The Damned, Wilko Johnson, Heaven Seventeen, Nils Logren, Roy Harper, Patti Smith and many, many more. He currently heads the Honey Bee Blues Club – booking and promoting the very best of contemporary blues and Americana music.
The website, launched in February 2019, proudly showcases Martin’s work. In our exceptional Shop you will find a range of posters representing some of the best of his art work and with a special section dedicated to Sheffield Heroes – known and lesser known heroes of our vibrant music scene.
THIS WEEK – MARTIN BEDFORD OLD AND NEW POSTER EXHIBITION: DOROTHY PAX, VICTORIA QUAYS, SHEFFIELD S2
PRIVATE SHOWING – THURSDAY 4TH APRIL 2019 (with music from Ash Grey)
and OFFICIAL LAUNCH NIGHT – SATURDAY 6TH APRIL (with music from Tom Crofts)
Get your pretty tooshies down on Thursday for this fab and groovy private showing. and, As Martin is still full of the texan spirit, there will also be an official launch shindig on Saturday. Live music both nights. Those who can catch the wiley Martin Bedford at the venue on either night can make an order in person and will get 20% off any full price posters either displayed at the venue or on our fabulous website.