Born in the USA John’s family moved to Britain and he subsequently moved to Brittany in France. He has performed with the John Renbourn Group (vocals, dulcimers, fiddle and mandolin) and John has also toured throughout France performing personal and traditional songs and tunes.Ivan North.
The Shackleton Trio (formerly The Georgia Shackleton Trio) features fiddle player Georgia Shackleton alongside guitarist Aaren Bennett and Nic Zuppardi on mandolin.
Together they play a blend of folk, Americana, and self-penned material instrumentally influenced by British, American and Scandinavian folk traditions - with a regional twist from their native East Anglia.
"An excellent debut album"
– R2 Magazine
“A hugely talented lass”
– Mike Harding