A classic songwriter with a flair for melody. Roots-folk guitar and harmonica inspired by world folk and blues. He and his work appear in feature films and television. Pepe Belmonte is a roots-blues guitar player and singer song-writer. He grew up in Co. Cork on the West coast of Ireland. His musical influence meanders through Irish, American and Hawaiian folk to the pre-war blues of Chicago along The Delta and down through the lyrical landscape of Dylan, Mitchell and Young.