This is an archive of the band profile for Tim Canfer.

Tim Canfer grew up playing guitar; a longhaired indie-kid in the throws of the grunge era. At the age of 18 he blagged a job teaching music at an American summer camp and, while there, decided against a career in the glamorous world of electronic engineering for the drudgery of Rock ā€˜nā€™ Roll.

He returned to the UK and after playing with numerous bands he threw his lot in with portabello, which has become one of the most respected independent, Leeds-based guitar bands.

During his tenure with portabello Tim carefully honed his song writing and guitar playing skills. However, a surfeit of his own songs combined with the desire to develop his voice led him to pursue a solo project..