All Things Considered
8/20/2007 (updated 8/20/2007)

CD Reviews
By Meredith Ochs

Richard Thompson's 'Sweet Warrior'

Guitarist and singer/songwriter Richard Thompson might be considered a cult artist not widely known, but critically adored. He was a founding member of the vastly influential British folk band Fairport Convention. He has released more than 40 albums, including a few classics. Thompson's new album is called Sweet Warrior.