Monday, June 18, 2012

Ewan McLennan - The Last Bird To Sing [CD]

Buy Ewan McLennan - The Last Bird To Sing [CD]

BBC Horizon Award winning singer Ewan's second album showcases his stunning guitar playing on two instrumental tracks, and there is a mix of trad, covers and self-penned songs. He is joined by Karine Polwart (harmony vocal), John McCusker (fiddle) & others - all very tasteful!

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Pete Clark & Gregor Lowrey - Caught & Released [CD]

ORDER Caught & Released NOW - Available June/July 2012

"Caught & Released" is the name of the new recording spawned (no pun intended) by Pete Clark & Gregor Lowrey's annual Troot Tour, a musical fishing adventure in the far north of Scotland. Due for release in June, the album showcases this fiddle and accordion duo in sparkling form. The tracks reflect the eclectic nature of their repertoire and range from heartfelt slow airs to helter-skelter reels! Whether a fisherman or not, this music will have you hooked! Catch one from musicinscotland!

Sketch - Shed Life [CD]

Spearheading a radical new wave of Celtic-based dancefloor sounds, Sketch is the brainchild of ex-Peatbog Faeries drummer Iain Copeland, & is the perfect roof-raising act. With the stunning Gaelic vocals of Maeve MacKinnon, plus fiddle, pipes & guitar.
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Saturday, June 16, 2012

An Introduction To Playing The Wire-Strung Harp [Book+DVD]

A superbly produced book of 14 lessons for the wire-strung harp player from beginner to advanced with accompanying DVD. Ann Heyman, Javier Sainz and Bill Taylor have arranged tunes for the book and demonstrate them on the DVD. Excellent for all levels of player.