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.
Martin displays his work at the Cafe throughout May and June and you can see and buy this and other works on his recently launched website at www.martinfbedford.com where you can 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.