Gabriel at Four Birds Recording Studio, Birmingham, AL

Artist: Gabriel N. Akins

Genre: americana / country blues

For Fans Of: Doc Watson, Mississippi John Hurt, Gillian Welch, Roy Book Binder, The Wood Brothers

Bio: Gabriel N. Akins is founding member and guitarist of the southern roots/folk duo, The Matchcoats. Gabriel’s fingerpicking guitar style is comfortably in the neighborhood of Mississippi John Hurt and Doc Watson. If you enjoy these blues and folk revival greats, you’ll be in for a treat with Gabriel’s storytelling and alternating bass style guitar accompaniment.


tracks from the upcoming album, Thoughts of Home

tracks from the upcoming album, Thoughts of Home

Gabriel has performed at a broad scope of venues and events, both public and private. Please feel free to look over the venues he has performed at since 2011.