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Read what industry professionals say about D'Arcy Wickham

Toronto Star on ‘Featherfingers’

Veteran Toronto guitarist, music teacher and singer/songwriter D’Arcy Wickham’s latest is both a tasty showcase of his exceptional facility with all styles of guitar picking, from elegant folk to atmospheric blues, and of his gifts as a composer of comfortingly retro, acoustic-based pop songs.

What's On Disk
Toronto Daily Star Newspaper

The Live Music Report

D’arcy Wickham has a fine new CD entitled Featherfingers. Three of the eleven tracks are his fingerpicking-style instrumental compositions. The brief title track is a lucid, lyrical melody, lively, warm and appealing.

The Live Music Report Review
The Live Music Report Review

An acclaimed fingerstyle guitar picker and elemental songwriter

An acclaimed fingerstyle guitar picker and elemental songwriter, D’Arcy Wickham not only demonstrates an impressive command of instruments and voice, he is also a professional instructor who has taught headline performers and had students referred to him by icons of the Canadian music scene.

Gary 17, Editor

He is a really gifted picker …

I listened to the D’Arcy Wickham CD and what you’ve got is probably a critical success. He is a really gifted picker and a good songwriter and singer too! So, yeah, it’s kind of an underground hit, if you will… I think you’ll do well with critics hopefully, and good luck to you on it.

George Walker

A Beautiful Guitar Player

D’Arcy is one of the most respected and liked musicians in the Toronto musical community.  Beautiful guitar playing!

Canada Free Press on Featherfingers

For those that enjoy good old-fashioned guitar music, there is something new in store, from an artist that has been part of the music industry for decades. Canadian singer, songwriter, and guitarist DÕArcy Wickham has now finished an independent album, which took a large amount of thought and hard work to complete.

Darya Kotova
Canada Free Press

Dust and Lonliness

If all the young guitarists who had been taught by Wickham were to line up for a performance, they’d probably fill Maple Leaf Gardens. The man’s been playing since the early ’70s, worked with Ian Thomas in the Painted Ladies days, released a couple of singles, and then retreated into his teaching business. Now, all… Read more “Dust and Lonliness”

Richard Flohil
CKOT Tillsonburg ON