Sunday, September 15, 2013

Music In Scotland News - September 2013

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Edinburgh Military Tattoo - 2013 (CD)

Highlights from the Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2013 on CD. Recorded live on the Castle Esplanade, the stunning music from The 2013 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.


Catriona McKay and Olov Johansson - The Auld Harp (CD)

Two Harp Traditions Meet! Internationally recognised for their individual harp talents, combine beautifully on their second collabaration -The Auld Harp. Catriona McKay (Scottish Harp) and Olov Johansson (Swedish nyckelharpa ). Catriona, from Fiddlers’ Bid, a Celtic harper like no other, and Olov from the band. Vasen break new ground with their stunning interplay and beautiful melodies.

1. The Auld Harp
2. Rory Dall’s Port /Masbopolketten
3. Going Green
4. Little Fiddler in the Fire
5. Nacken and Skoella
6. Splash
7. Ballongen
8. Ruben’s Lullaby
9. Vandningen
10. Fritz Widlund
11. January Lament
12. John O’Connor/Tam
13. Umea Strathspey/The Melt/Flying Reel
14. Spelmansgladje


The Red Hot Chilli Pipers - Breathe (CD)


The new album BREATHE, presents an 'edgier' Red Hot Chilli Pipers performing their driving, energetic 'synthy' takes on Rock music and traditional Scottish & Irish classics. Those of you into their world famous 'BAGROCK' will not be disappointed.

1. The Silver Spear
2. Don’t Stop Believing
3. The Sleeping Tune
4. Gimme All Your Lovin’
5. Down to the Loch a’ Choire
6. Cars
7. Hold the Line
8. Use Somebody
9. Insomnia
10. Croffinloan Times
11. Sweet Dreams
12. Fix You
13. Young Blood
14. Love Will Keep Us Alive


Capercaillie - At The Heart Of It All (CD)

At The Heart Of It All (Released 12th August 2013) , the band’s brand-new 30th anniversary album, revisits and reinvigorates songs sourced from the rich vein of centuries old Hebridean folksongs ,enriched by compelling contemporary arrangements, together with an array of special guests representing the cream of today’s flourishing Scottish music scene.



Transatlantic Sessions 2 Volume 3 (CD)

Penultimate album from the series Transatlantic Sessions 2 - audio fully remastered, and including six tracks previously unreleased on audio.

1. Down by the Sally Gardens (Maura O Connell)
2. Waiting for the Federals (Aly Bain)
3. September when it comes (Rosanne Cash)
4. God knows when (Radney Foster)
5. Jolie Blonde (Michael Doucet)
6. Who knows where the Time goes (Nanci Griffith)
7. Nach Truagh Leat Mi Stún Eirinn (Fiona Kennedy)
8. Bachelor s Walk / The Congress (Breda Smyth)
9. There s always Sunday (Karen Matheson)
10. He got all the Whiskey (John Martyn)
11. Marriage made in Holywood (Paul Brady)
12. A simple Life / Incorporating Traditional Reel (Ricky Skaggs / Aly Bain)
13. Evangeline (James Grant)
14. Road to Aberdeen (Nanci Griffith)
15. Puirt a Beul Set (Iain Macdonald)


Calum Kennedy - Eilean Fraoich (Heather Isle) (CD)

A great collection of vintage recordings by the legendary Calum Kennedy. Tracks are from the late 50s and early 60s and show the versatility of this fine singer. The title track 'Eilean Fraoich', or 'Heather Isle' refers to the Isle of Lewis, Calum's birthplace.

1. Eilean Fraoich
2. Mull Of The Cool High Bens
3. The Dark Island
4. Cailin Mo Run-sa
5. Eilidh
6. A Clydeside Love Lilt
7. Land O’ Heart’s Desire
8. Fagail Liosmor
9. Skye Boat Song
10. Kirsteen
11. Mingulay Boat Song
12. O Horo Mo Chailin Donn
13. Wee Highland Glen
14. Skye Fishers’ Song
15. Air Moch Di-Luain
16. Leaving Barra.


George Hamilton IV and Alastair McDonald - Where Cares Can Wait (CD)


Country music legend George Hamilton IV (Country Music Hall Of Fame) teams up with Scottish folk singer and broadcaster Alastair McDonald to present this 15 track collection of songs of Scotland past and present.

1. Livingstone "Lad From Blantyre Mill"
2. Coulter's Candy
3. Dumbarton's Drums
4. Amazing Grace
5. Over The Sea To Skye
6. Rose Of Allendale
7. Culloden's Harvest
8. Farewell To Nova Scotia
9. Lament For Mary "Queen Of Scots"
10. Jenny & Me
11. Loch Lomond
12. Maids Of New England
13. Wild Mountain Thyme
14. William Wallace "Knight Of Elderslie"
15. Come By The Hills


Hugh MacDiarmid's Haircut - Airs From Your Elbow (CD)


Scotland's original bagpipe ceilidh band, led by legendary piper Gary West. Not your regular ceilidh band .... expect the unexpected! Bagpipes, whistles, guitars, bass, keyboards and percussion combine to make some of the most powerful pumping dance sounds around.

1. Gay Gordons: Campbell's Farewell to Redcastle / Sweet Maid of Glendaruel / Haughs of Cromdale / Johnnie Cope / Campbell's Farewell to Redcastle
2. Hoolican's Jig: Paddy's Leather Breeches / Jig of Slurs / Irish Washerwoman / Langstrom's Pony
3. Canadian Barn Dance: Donald MacLean's Farewell to Oban / 93rd at Modder River / Helen Black of Inveran
4. Dashing White Sergeant: Atholl Highlanders / Farewell To the Creeks / Glendaruel Highlanders / Atholl Highlanders
5. Pipe Watzes: Loch Rannoch / The Cradle Song / Hector the Hero
6. Eightsome Reel: Break Yer Bass Drone / Old Mountain Road / Dinkie's / Andy Renwick's Ferret etc..
7. Highland Schottische: Orange & Blue / Deil in the Kitchen / Captain Horne / Tha mi Sgith / Orange & Blue
8. Cumberland Square Eight: Humours of Tulla / Gravel Walk / Swallow Tailed Coat / Sleepy Maggie
9. Military Two Step: Murdo Mackenzie of Torridon / MacLeod of Mull / Blue Bonnets O'er the Border / Murdo Mackenzie of Torridon
10. Strip the Willow: Hag At the Churn / Lark In the Morning / Scare o' Tatties / Old Hag You Have Killed Me / Hag At the Churn / Lark In the Morning
11. Last Waltz: The Dark Island / Skye Boat Song


Gaelic Songs From The North Uist Tradition (Scottish Tradition Series Vol 25) (CD)


This album is the 25th in the Scottish Tradition Series of recordings from The School of Scottish Studies at the University of Edinburgh. The series was described in the past as: 'The most important series of traditional recordings ever.'

1. Bu chaoin leam bhith 'n Uibhist - Hugh Matheson - Hugh Matheson
2. An cuala sibh mar dh'èirich dhòmhs' - Miss Bella MacPhail - Miss Bella MacPhail
3. Guma slàn don ribhinn òig - Ewen Morrison - Ewen Morrison
4. Cailleach Mhòr Stadhlaigh - Fred Macaulay - Fred Macaulay
5. Tha bò dhubh agam - Mrs Marion Ann MacDonald; Mo bhò dhubh mhòr - Roderick MacDonald; Hud, a bhodaich - Roderick MacDonald - Roderick MacDonald
6. Ghruagach dhonn a' bhrollaich bhàin - Donald MacLean - Donald MacLean
7. Òran an ròin - Rev. William Matheson; Òran an ròin - Miss Margaret MacLeod - Miss Margaret MacLeod
8. Òran na caillich - Andrew Laing - Andrew Laing
9. Hóro, leannain, an cluinn thu - Roderick Macaulay - Roderick Macaulay
10. Tunnag bhàn Mòire; An ràcan a bh' agamsa - Ewen MacDonald - Ewen MacDonald
11. An Eala Bhàn - Mrs Helen Morrison - Mrs Helen Morrison
12. S ann mu thuath, fada tuath - Ewen Morrison - Ewen Morrison
13. S ann a-raoir a rinn mi 'n dàn seo - Hugh Matheson - Hugh Matheson
14. Tha mìle long air Cuan Èirinn - Mrs Marion Ann MacDonald - Mrs Marion Ann MacDonald
15. Gur mis' tha fo mhì-ghean - Donald MacLellan - Donald MacLellan
16. Hó, mo leannan, hé, mo leannan - Miss Bella MacPhail - Miss Bella MacPhail
17. Bodaich odhar Hoghaigearraidh - Rev. William Matheson - Rev. William Matheson
18. Canntaireachd - Miss Kate MacCormick - Miss Kate MacCormick
19. Òigh Loch nam Madadh - Donald MacLean - Donald MacLean
20. A fhleasgaich òig as ceanalta - Mrs Helen Morrison - Mrs Helen Morrison
21. O, gur e mo ghaol a' lasgain - Roderick MacDonald - Roderick MacDonald
22. Horó, chan eil cadal orm - Ronald John MacDonald - Ronald John MacDonald
23. Òran an radain - Mrs Rachel MacLeod - Mrs Rachel MacLeod
24. Hì ho ró, mo ghruagach dhonn - Donald MacLean - Donald MacLean
25. Thug mi 'n oidhche raoir san àirigh - Donald MacLean - Donald MacLean
26. Chì mi Clèatrabhal bhuam - Angus MacDonald - Angus MacDonald
27. Bàs an Fhìrein - Mrs Rachel MacLeod - Mrs Rachel MacLeod
28. A Mhàiri bhòidheach - Ronald John MacDonald - Ronald John MacDonald


The Rough Guide to Celtic Women (CDx2)


Music from the Celtic shores of Northern Europe and beyond. Artists like Irish singer Cara Dillon and French-Breton innovator Cecile Corbel infuse their music with strands of contempoary folk.

Disc: 1

1. Pauline Scanlon - In Shame Love, In Shame - Pauline Scanlon
2. Cara Dillon - The Hill Of Thieves - Cara Dillon
3. Julie Fowlis - M' Fhearann Saidhbhir (My Land Is Rich)/Nellie Garvey's Favourite/'G Ioman Nan Gamhan - Julie Fowlis
4. Sharon Shannon Feat. Carol Keogh - Summer Sands - Sharon Shannon
5. Karine Polwart - What Are You Waiting For? - Karine Polwart
6. Susana Seivane - Foliada De Caión - Susana Seivane
7. Capercaillie - Turas An Ànraidh (The Stormy Voyage) - Capercaillie
8. Eamon Doorley, Julie Fowlis, Ross Martin & Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh - Da Bhfaigheann Mo Rogha De Thriu - Eamon Doorley/Julie Fowlis/Ross Martin/Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh
9. Karan Casey - Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye - Karan Casey
10. Gráda - John Riley - Grada
11. Cécile Corbel - Brian Boru - Cecile Corbel
12. Altan - Amhran Pheadair Bhreathnaigh - Altan
13. Maggie MacInnes - A' Mhaighdeann Bharrach (The Barra Maiden) - Maggie MacInnes
14. T With The Maggies - Cuach Mo Londubh Buí - T With The Maggies
15. Teresa Doyle - O'Halloran Road - Teresa Doyle

Disc: 2

1. Seacht Suáilce na Maighdine Muire - Teresa Doyle
2. Tàladh Ar Slànair - Teresa Doyle
3. In Ainm An Athar Go mBuaidh - Teresa Doyle
4. Caoineadh Mhuire - Teresa Doyle
5. Suantraí Na Maighdine - Teresa Doyle
6. Deus Meus Adiuva Me - Teresa Doyle
7. An tAiséirí - Teresa Doyle
8. Rug Muire Mac Do Dhia - Teresa Doyle
9. Gabham Molta Bhríde - Teresa Doyle
10. Don Oíche Úd I mBeithil - Teresa Doyle
11. Seacht nDólás Na Maighdine Muire - Teresa Doyle


The Rough Guide to Celtic Lullabies (CDx2)


From the rugged shores of Ireland to Brittany's pine-covered hills, the Celtic world has a long tradition of lullabies. Enjoy calm fiddle and harp songs from the likes of Liz Carroll and Alan Stivell.

Disc 1:

1. Altan - Dún Do Shúil - Altan
2. Liz Carroll - A Day And An Age - Liz Carroll
3. Plethyn - Cysga Di Fy Mhlentyn Tlws (Sleep, My Little One) - Plethyn
4. Margie Butler - Baloo Baleerie - Margie Butler
5. Brian Hughes & Garry O'Briain - The Fairy Child - Brian Hughes & Garry O'Briain
6. Kirkmount - I Wonder As I Wander - Kirkmount
7. Alan Stivell - An Hirañ Noz - Alan Stivell
8. Teresa Doyle - A Lullabye - Teresa Doyle
9. Plethyn - Si Hei Lwli Mabi (Hush, My Little Baby) - Plethyn
10. Flook - Rosbeg - Flook
11. Christina Stewart - Nam Bu Leam Fhìn Thu Thàladhainn Thu (If You Were Mine I Would Lull You) - Christina Stewart
12. Nadia Birkenstock - Arran Boat Song - Nadia Birkenstock
13. Alastair Mcdonald - Highland Fairy Lullaby - Alastair McDonald
14. Glasgow Hebridean Choir - All Through The Night - Glasgow Hebridean Choir
15. JCB With Jerry Holland - Boo Baby's Lullaby - JCB & Jerry Holland
16. Tommy Sands - Night Night And Einini - Tommy Sands
17. Golden Bough - The Mermaid's Song/Song Of The Seals - Golden Bough

Disc: 2

1. Eleanor Plunkett - Gráinne Hambly
2. Soft Mild Morning/Her Golden Hair Hanging Down Her Back - Gráinne Hambly
3. The Jointure And Jig - Gráinne Hambly
4. Kitty Magennis - Gráinne Hambly
5. The Tosa Waltz - Gráinne Hambly
6. Young Terence MacDonough - Gráinne Hambly
7. Ag Taisteal Na Blárnan (Travelling Through Blarney) - Gráinne Hambly
8. King Of The Blind/Carolan's Quarrel With The Landlady - Gráinne Hambly
9. Inis Oirr - Gráinne Hambly




Rodrigo Costa Felix - Fados De Amor (CD)


A gorgeous Fado album, sung by Rodrigo Costa Félix, with several of his own songs as well as special collaborations and duets (with Kátia Guerrero and Aline Frazão).

Original Portuguese lyrics as well as English translations provided. Info about the artist and each of the songs in English and German.

1. Paixoes Secretas
2. Fonte
3. Amigo Aprendiz
4. Fado Contido
5. Mulher
6. Rosinha dos Limoes
7. Como te quis e te quero
8. Canto Breve
9. O teu olhar
10. Desde ontem que te nao vejo
11. Morena
12. De nós
13. Nos olhos de alguém
14. Partida
15. As palavras que eu procuro


Brazilian Summer (CD)


An exciting and vibrant cross-section of Brazilian classics presented in today’s arrangements. Excellent new and modern versions of songs that most of us will recognise.

1. La Vem o Brasil Descendo a Ladeira
2. Todo Amor Que Houver Nessa Vida
3. Foi No Mês Que Vem
4. Samba de Uma Nota Só
5. Parabolicamará
6. O Samba da Minha Terra
7. O Telefone Tocou Novamente
8. Quase um Segundo
9. Mas Que Nada
10. Clube da Esquina
11. Das Maravilhas do Mar
12. Meu Esquema
13. Marinheiro
14. Deixa
15. Cachaça Mecanica
16. Fita Amarela


Tibet - Lam La Che (CD)


Tibetan songs (featuring Keb’ Mo’ on tr. 15.) about longing to return to the home country, traditional songs from Tibetan provinces and from the capital, Lhasa. Songs about the fight for freedom, love songs as well as songs about the beauty of nature in Spring.

Played on traditional and modern instruments, described in the 20 page booklet (English and German). Lyrics in English.

1. Lok Dro
2. E Ari Lo
3. Tsering Mala
4. Rigsang Bumo
5. Benevolent India
6. Yangla
7. Chala
8. Khar Chu
9. Lama Khen
10. Lalu
11. Udang Lhemo
12. Pema Thang
13. Nangla Chungse
14. Shing Le
15. Lam la Che
16. Phelo Phelo
17. Orok Nagchung
18. Kipotang
19. Ning Thop


The Very Tango Argentino (CD)


An elegant selection of Tango masterpieces, from Piazzolla to the fiery fiddles of Gypsy tango, from Argentinean Milongas and Waltzes to modern Finnish Tango.

1. Milonga de mis amores
2. Orillera
3. Pedacito de cielo
4. Tanguera
5. Nocturna
6. Taconeando
7. Volver
8. Rio de Horo
9. Ikävä omia maita
10. Allegro Tangabile
11. Malena
12. Natalia
13. Avarasylisen naisen laulu
14. Payadora
15. The Very End
16. Oye
17. Invierno porteño
18. La puñalada
19. El Mayoral del Tranvia


Paul and Margie - 40 Most Popular American Folk Songs (CD)


A huge selection of the most popular American folk songs, beautifully presented by Paul & Margie.

42 songs in all. Lyrics and guitar chords included.


Chung Woong Korean Traditional Music Ensemble - Traditional Music From Korea (CD)


A colourful, varied palette of Korean music, from solemn and contemplative court and ceremonial music to lively and exuberant rural pieces. The music is played on authentic instruments, some of which have a history of thousands of years.

Information about the music and the instruments in English and German, with colour photographs.

1. Ch'ongsong jajinhanip
2. Chang' gu Dance
3. Yombul, T'yaryong, Kunak
4. San jo
5. Nong-ak
6. Sanjo Ensemble
7. Shimch' ong' ga
8. Samullori
9. Binari: Greeting to Good Luck


Hanitra Ranaivo - Songs From Madagascar (CD)


Hanitra is a major celebrity in Madagascar. Known as a "number one" artist in her home country some of her music made it into the Top 40 in the US African Music charts, and No. 18 in Canada. She was elected Best New Artist at the Jazz and World Music Festival, Vannes 2000, France. Her music covers a wide spectrum from traditional, with traditional instruments to modern.

1. Refila
2. Omeko anao
3. Raopilany
4. Kalo
5. Hoy ianao
6. Mandihiza
7. Habakabaka
8. Lavitra anao
9. Tara
10. Misy voalohany
11. Iray, roa, telo

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Music In Scotland - July 2013 New Releases


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Solas - Shamrock City [CD]

The Story of Michael Conway and the remarkable history of Butte, MT Combine to form the backbone of Shamrock City. Conway arrived there from Ireland in 1910 to work in the copper mines. Shamrock City is the story of the Butte he may of experienced.

They were mining for copper, yet perseverance and dignity were perhaps the most precious commodities to ever come from the Richest Hill on Earth. We each have a story to tell, and many of these stories began a long way from the places we now call home...

1. Intro
2. Far Americay
3. Tap 'Er Light
4. Tell God And The Devil
5. Michael Conway
6. Girls On The Line
7. My Fancy
8. Lay Your Money Down
9. Columbia Gardens
10. Arbor Day (Featuring Aoife O' Donovan)
11. Welcome The Unknown
12. And Now, A Banjo Moment
13. High, Wide And Handsome (The Wagoner / Twenty Eighth of January
14. Labour Song (Featuring Dick Gaughan)
15. Am I Born To Die
16. No Forgotten Man

Tony McManus - Mysterious Boundaries [CD]

The extremely talented Tony McManus is now regarded as one of the foremost guitarists of the Traditional / Contemporary / Celtic / Americana music scenes and regularly gigs and tours with some of the heavyweights in these musical genres from North America and elsewhere. Tony has now added another genre to his diverse music and has recorded an album of music more associated with the world of classical music. This is Tony in his element as ever and the CD will add a legion of new fans to his already massive following.

1. Les Barricades Mysterieuses
2. Allemande
3. Spanish Dance
4. Goldberg
5. Gnossienne #1
6. Prelude
7. Nigra Sum
8. Pange Lingua
9. Chaconne
10. Les Barricades Mysterieuses (Baritone guitar)

The Flooers O’ The Forest - Songs And Music Of Flodden [CDx2]

This is the 500th Anniversary of The Battle of Flodden when an English Army crushed a Scottish Army. This was slaughter, on both sides, on a terrible scale. The album (2 x CDs at single CD price) is dedicated to the memory of all those who fell on the bloody battlefield in September, 1513.

CD 1

1. Flooers o’ The Forest (Dick Gaughan)
2. Ettrick (Archie Fisher and Garnet Rogers)
3. Flodden’s Green Loaning (Celticburn)
4. Lord Yester – (Lau vs Karine Polwart)
5. Flodden Field (Steve McDonald)
6. The Flodden Ride (Rob Bell)
7. Flodden Field – Child Ballad 168 (The Owel Service and Alison O’Donnell)
8. The Bonnie Banner Blue (Children of Drumlanrig and St Cuthberts Primary School Hawick)
9. The Recruiting Service Drum/Sons of Heroes (McCalman, Quigg & Bayne)
10. Sorrowlessfield (Karine Polwart)
11. Auld Selkirk (Gary Cleghorn)
12. The Wail of Flodden (Scocha)
13. Soutars o’ Selkirk/The Deid Cat (Drinkers’ Drouth with Davy Steele)
14. The Ears of The Wolf (Robin Laing)
15. The Flooers o’ The Forest – Inst. (Gary West)

CD 2

1. Flodden Hill (Iain Anderson)
2. The Tale of Richard Lawson (John Shedden)
3. The Warning to The King at Linlithgow (Iain Anderson)
4. The Flodden Dead Mass (John Shedden)
5. Edinburgh After Flodden (John Shedden)
6. Flodden (Iain Anderson)
7. Flodden (Marmion)/Flooers o’ The Forest (Alastair McDonald)

Adam Sutherland - Squall [CD]

Highly respected Scottish fiddler on the south shores of Loch Ness, releases his innovative debut solo CD. The music consists entirely of Adam's own brand of new tunes and was recorded live in front of an audience at Ullapool's Ceilidh Place with his band - Marc Clement on guitar, Iain Copeland on drums and John Spiers on acoustic and electric Bass.

1. Thorb The Robot / Rosie Shand of Grantown
2. Tallysow / Heather and Pete
3. Iris
4. Europarty
5. Sandor Feher
6. Steve Foreman's
7. Ship Number 81
8. Squall
9. Mad Mike's Return to Rum / The Roybridge Reel

Adam Sutherland (Fiddle)
Marc Clement (Guitar + Additional Keyboard)
Iain Copeland (Drums)
John Paul Spiers (Electric & Double Bass)

Donald Shaw - Hebrides - Islands On The Edge (Original Score) [CD]

A number of Traditional well know shanties along with three loved Shetland Dialect songs and one, the title track, completely new. All sung by the most Northerly shanty group in the U.K.

1. Blow the man down
2. A'rovin
3. The Diamond
4. Venezuela
5. Pump Shanty
6. Mingulay Boat Song
7. Leave her, Johnny
8. Bell-bottemed Trousers
9. Drunken Sailor
10. Spanish Ladies
11. Dutch Medley
12. Farewell ta Yell
13. Song o da Papa Men
14. Gyaan ta da Far Haaf
15. Shoals of Herring
16. Whisky Johnny
17. Ogilvie's boat
18. Silver Darlings

Noel McLoughlin - Home Is The Rover [CD]

The long awaited brand new album from Noel McLoughlin, with new Irish and Scottish songs and instrumentals. The songs: Twa Bonnie Maidens, The Old Dungarvan Oak, Roseville Fair, Hornpipes medley, Song of the Fishgutters, Little Brigid Flynn, Dido Bendigo, Dancing at Whitsun, Highland Harry, Jigs medley, John of Dreams.

1. Twa Bonnie Maidens (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin)
2. The Old Dungarvan Oak (Hennessy / Arr. McLoughlin)
3. Roseville Fair (Staines / Arr. McLoughlin)
4. Hornpipes: The Stack of Barley / Love, Will You Marry Me (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin / Costello)
5. Song of the Fishgutters (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin)
6. Little Brigid Flynn (French / Arr. McLoughlin)
7. Dido, Bendigo (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin)
8. Dancing at Whitsun (Marshall / Arr. McLoughlin)
9. Highland Harry (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin)
10. Jigs: Tatter Jack Walsh, Tom Wards, Out on the Ocean (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin / Costello)
11. John of Dreams (Caddick / Arr. McLoughlin)
12. The Flower of France and England O (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin)
13. Fisher Row (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin)
14. I’ll go No More A-roving With You, Fair Maid (Trad. Arr. McLoughlin)

The Paul McKenna Band - Elements [CD]

Elements is the 3rd Paul McKenna album released by Greentrax Recordings since the band's formation in 2006. Paul McKenna picked up 'Best Up & Coming Artist of 2009' at the MG Alba Scots Trad Awards on the release of their 1st Album 'Between Two Worlds'.

Their arrangements are fresh & innovative but do not stray too far from their traditional roots. Their sound is exciting and is created by the solid lead vocals and guitar of Paul McKenna, the driving bouzouki and mandolin of David McNee, the rhythmic fiddle and banjo of Mike Vass and the melodic flute and whistles of Sean Gray plus the explosive beat of Ewan Baird's bodhran.

1. Lonely Man
2. Mickey Dam
3. Indiana
4. Ruins By The Shore
5. Flying Through Flanders
6. Mother Nature
7. Michael Hayes
8. Cold Missouri Waters
9. Take Your Time
10. No Ash Will Burn - Live


Fullsceilidh Spelemannslag - 500 Sessions [CD]

A group of talented Shetland musicians, who are building a reputation for releasing their high octane maelstrom of feverish melodies on audiences, to great appeal. A Shetland fiddle driven line-up backed by a multi-punch packing rhythm section, their repotoire is drawn from their own Shetland tradition as well as Nordic and Celtic influences.

1. Craa Dang Pussy (Coil Awa Da Hawser, Craa Dang Pussy, Da Spirit o' Whisky, Square Da Mizzen)
2. Spreefix (Spreefix, Beoga)
3. Liz Carroll's (Anlon McKinney, Winnie Hayes' Jig, Ardara Sessions, Asailin Ag Seainin)
4. Trip To Austin (Gladlaten, Trip To Austin)
5. Cavers (Cavers of Kirkcudbright, The Rolling Wave)
6. Pure Sandy (The Pier Heid Reel, Sandy Macaulay, Pure Sandy)
7. Da Blinnd Deuk (Da Blinnd Deuk's Hoose, Le Petit Bal a L'huile)
8. Danish Tunes (Two English Dances from Bornholm, Jean Pole's Polka)
9. Redbird (Salty River Reel, The Three Forks of Cumberland, Redbird)
10. Dreamers

Ewan Thomson (Fiddle, Guitar,Tenor Banjo)
Lois Nicol (Fiddle)
Maurice Henderson (Fiddle, Mandolin, Melodeon)
Ross Couper (Fiddle)
Mark Laurenson (Fiddle, Mandolin)
Helen Whitham (Fiddle)
Stewart Grains (Fiddle)
Grant Nicol (Guitar, Bass Drone Mandola, Mandolin)
Peter Wood (Piano)
John Clark (Bass Guitar, Upright Bass, Tenor Banjo, Mandolin)
Davie Jamieson (Drums, Percussion)

Freeland Barbour - Music For Old Time Dancing Volume 5 [CD]

The fifth in is a series of CDs for Old Time Dancing by ace accordionist Freeland Barbour.

1. Figure (The Quadrilles)
2. Figure (The Quadrilles)
3. Figure (The Quadrilles)
4. Figure (The Quadrilles)
5. Figure (The Quadrilles)
6. Figure (The Quadrilles)
7. The Cuckoo Waltz (Waltz)
8. The Boston Two Step (Two Step)
9. Valse Superbe (Waltz)
10. Melodie Foxtrot (Foxtrot)
11. Mayfair Quickstep (Quickstep)
12. Progressive Waltz (Waltz)
13. The Gainsborough Glide (Glide)
14. Polka Mazurka (Mazurka)
15. The One Step (One Step/March)
16. La Rosa (Waltz)
17. The Roberts (Two Step)
18. The University Waltz (Waltz)
19. The Maxina (Maxina)
20. The Viennese Waltz (Waltz)
21. The Southern Two Step (Two Step)
22. Fiona's Polka (2/4 Polka)
23. Moonbeam Waltz (Waltz)
24. Sherrie Saunter (Saunter)
25. A Waltz For The Queen (Waltz)
26. The Mississippi Hot Dog (5x32 Reels)
27. The Bluebell Polka (Polka)

Phil MacLennan Smillie - Sound Of Taransay [CD]

Sound of Taransay is an exquisite collection of some of the most melodic tunes you will hear in many years. It is an irresistible combination of tuneful composing, skilled arrangement, incredibly talented musicians, and many years of experience in the joy of making music.

1. Finavon Castle (Finlay MacLennan Smillie of Finavon Castle, Braes of Castle Grant, Ruileadh Cailleach, 'heatadh Cailleach)
2. Captain Kim Frizzell (Savannah waltz, Captain Kim Frizzell)
3. Sound Of Taransay
4. West Of Rockall (Captain Craig Brown, West of Rockall)
5. Reel For Ruairidh (The Golden Road, Reel for Ruairidh)
6. West Coast Airs (Aignish, Oran Na Cair-Ora, The Mermaid Song)
7. Old Pier Road (Ca Beleno, The Bell Rock, Old Pier Road)
8. The North Shore
9. Magor John MacLennan (Major John MacLennan Gordon Highlanders, Jessie Smith, Domhnall Dubh)
10. Megan's Wedding (Strath March, Megan's Wedding)

Aaron Jones (Bouzouki / Guizouki / Bass)
Russel Hunter (Piano)
Dougie MacLean (Fiddle)
Gary Innes (Accordion)
Ross Ainsley (Highland Bagpipes)
Fred Morrison (Uilleann Pipes)
Charlie McKerron (Fiddle)
Dougie McCance (Border Pipes)
Hugh 'Shuggie' MacCallum (Percussion)
John Martin (Fiddle)
Patsy Sneddon (Harp)
Stuart Morrison (Fiddle)
Kenny Forsyth (Highland Bagpipes)


Mairearad Green & Anna Massie - Doubling [CD]

A Doubling is a bagpipe ornament, two sounds on one note. Our first album was recorded live, just the two of us-the double act. This album still features only two musicians, but we have doubled up in a lot of places, to make a bigger sound, including the Highland pipes.

1. T-Shirts in March
2. Life in the Vass Lane
3. Retreat Marches
4. Teviot
5. Polska fran Sormland
6. Can’t Play A House
7. Miss Proud
8. The Rollercoaster
9. Hornpipes
10. Pipe Jigs
11. The Cottage
12. F Set

Jimmy Shand and his Band - Jimmy’s Fancy [CD]

One of Jimmy Shand’s earliest LPs, recorded in 1961, “Jimmy’s Fancy” features a selection of Scottish dance music at its best in the distinctive Shand Style. With excellent tempo and swing, the album was recorded in a live dance setting with the dancers of the Royal Scottish Dance Society. The enthusiasm with which the band plays and the audible responses of the dancers to the music creates a very lively atmosphere which makes for highly enjoyable listening.

1. The White Cockade
2. Jimmy’s Fancy
3. The Express
4. La Tempete
5. Jessie’s Hornpipe
6. The Bluebell Polka
7. The Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh
8. Donald Bane
9. Waverley

Ian Powrie and his Scottish Dance Band - Vintage Powrie [CD]

A great selection of vintage tracks by the legendary Ian Powrie Scottish Dance Band. Recorded in the late 1950s and early 1960s, these tracks truly stand the test of time. They have been digitally cleaned and enhanced from the original vinyl records and, in the case of the first track 'Speed The Plough', from a 78 rpm. Also included are four tracks by accordionists Mickie Ainsworth and Jimmy Blue.

1. Speed The Plough - Reels
2. Ian MacFadyen’s Polka
3. Waltz Medley
4. High Level Hornpipe Selection
5. Dark Island Medley
6. Johnny McGill
7. Dunoon Barn Dance
8. Scottish Polka
9. Kingussie Flower
10. Black Bear Pipe Medley
11. Caledonian Country Dance
12. North Eastern Medley
13. Mrs Hepburn Belches Of Invermey
14. Gaelic Waltz
15. Letham Polka
16. Scottish Soldier Pipe Medley

Jim Macleod and his Band - The Sound Of Scotland [CD]

The name of Jim MacLeod is synonymous with the best in Scottish dance music. This recording was made in the early 1960s. Although Jim has sadly passed away, his music lives on and this album gives us a taste of the band in fine fettle.

1. Grand March
2. Dashing White Sergeant
3. Scottish Waltz
4. Argyll’s Fancy
5. Foursome Reel and Reel of Tulloch
6. Pipe Marches
7. Reel of the 51st Division
8. Strip The Willow
9. Gaelic Waltz
10. Gay Gordons
11. Eightsome Reel

Alistair McDonald - River for Peace [CD]

Alastair McDonald puts forward his argument that there is a place for 'Songs of Peace' rather than just the black & white of 'war' and 'love'.

1. Soldiers Who Want To Be Heroes
2. Roll Jordan – Peace Like A River
3. Andorra
4. Johnny I Hardly New You
5. No Trident
6. Strangest Dream
7. Bring Him Home (Wars of Germanie)
8. Bells Of Rhymney
9. Join The Army – Sergeant Where’s Mine
10. The Recruitin’ Sergeant
11. Gone For A Soldier (Shool Aroon)
12. Sunday Night

Alastair McDonald - A Bright Ring of Words [CD]

Scotland`s great poets set to music & song; Burns, Scott, Tannahill, RL Stevenson & more. Presented & sung by Alastair McDonald with guest contributions from Peter Morrison & Samuel Monaghan & featuring Findlay Cameron as William Topaz McGonnagal.

1. Blue Bonnets
2. Ye Banks & Braes
3. Bonnie Joann
4. Braes o’ Balquidder
5. Dark LochnaGar
6. Hail to the Chief
7. Floo’ers o’ Flanders
8. The Tay Bridge Disaster
9. Jock o’ Hazeldene
10. Willie Brew’d a Peck o’ Maut
11. My Garden
12. Rattlin’ Roarin’ Willie
13. Harper of Mull
14. Address to the New Tay Bridge
15. Birks o’ Aberfeldy
16. Toys & Brooches
17. The Tarbolton Lassies
18. The Road Before Me (The Vagabond)
19. Westlin Winds
20. Rob Roy McGregor
21. Bright Ring of Words

North Sea Gas - The Fire & The Passion Of Scotland [CD]

Thirty years and stronger than ever! North Sea Gas are one of Scotland's most popular folk bands combining great vocal harmonies and musicianship with an ever present dash of good humour. Always in demand and regularly touring the band are sure to entertain their fans old and new with this latest collection of songs and tunes.

1. Aye No No
2. Back O' Bennachie
3. Calling Doon The Line
4. Set of Tunes - Frank's Reel/Hull's Reel/The Road To Errogie
5. Tide Full In
6. I'm Having A Bit Tonight
7. Maggie Lauder
8. Song For The Mira
9. The Standard On The Braes O' Mar
10. Windmills
11. White Cockade
12. Fear a' Bhata
13. The Battle O' Harlaw
14. It's A Wonderful Thing

Rachel Hair - Claasagh Volume 1 [Book]

A new Manx harp book has been produced by professional Celtic harpist Rachel Hair. Claasagh, which is Manx Gaelic for harp, is a collection of 20 traditional tunes, arranged by Rachel for her students in the Isle of Man.

Rachel’s beautiful arrangements in Claasagh volume 1 range from elementary to advanced level, with well-known easier favourites such as 'Smuggler’s Lullaby' to a jazzy interpretation of 'Car ny Ferrishyn', and so the book is a useful to addition to any harpist’s repertoire and a great introduction to the rich tradition of Manx music.

1. Arrane Ben Drogh Hraghtalagh
2. Hie Mee Stiagh
3. Illiam Boght
4. Juan y Jaggad Keeir
5. Chanter’s Tune
6. Hop-tu-naa
7. Arrane Ben-Vlieaun
8. Eunyssagh Vona
9. Wandescope
10. Moirrey ny Cainle
11. Arrane y Chlean
12. Gyn Ennym
13. Mylecharaine’s March
14. Girls of Balladoole
15. Ta Cashen
16. Kirree fo Niaghtey
17. Car Juan Nan
18. Cum yn Shenn Oanrey Cheh
19. Car ny Ferrishyn
20. Graih Foalsey

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Friday, June 28, 2013

Jimmy Shand and his Band - Jimmy’s Fancy [CD]

One of Jimmy Shand’s earliest LPs, recorded in 1961, Jimmy’s Fancy features a selection of Scottish dance music at its best in the distinctive Shand Style.

Buy Jimmy Shand and his Band - Jimmy’s Fancy CD

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Music In Scotland News - June 2013

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Manran - The Test [CD]

A superb second album from Mànran, bringing their own unique blend of traditional Gaelic and English contemporary songs and tunes.

Norrie MacIver - Vocals & Guitar
Gary Innes - Accordion & Keyboard
Ewen Henderson - Fiddle, Highland Pipes,Whistle & Vocals
Ryan Murphy- Uilleann pipes & Wooden Flute
Ross Saunders - Bass Guitar & Vocals
Scott MacKay - Drums & Percussion)
with guest
Phil Cunningham - Keyboards & Cittern

1. MSR: The Homecoming March / Dill O Odilum / Thoir A Nall Ailein
2. Tamhasg (Shadow)
3. Dheanainn Sugradh ( I Would Sport With The Black-Haired Girl)
4. 10k Tattie: 10k Tattie / Fechin Inn / The Road To Apeldoorn
5. Maria: Maria / Kerlou
6. The Test
7. Jigs: Andy Mackinnon's / The Rutland Jig / Trip To Aviles / I Have It Somewhere
8. Tillidh Mi (I'll Return)
9. The Fishing Boat
10. Overtime: Tynes In Overtime / Ward Allen's / John Smeaton / Smelling Fresh

Pete Clark & Ron Shaw - Jig Of Chance [CD]

Music old and new in the Scottish tradition. Performing in some wonderful acoustic locations provided the inspiration for this album, and Pete Clark (Fiddle & Viola) & Ron Shaw (Cello) have endeavoured to achieve the same natural sound in this recording. Their repertoire is diverse, ranging from very old Gaelic melodies to new compositions, and includes music be some of the big names in Scots fiddle history - Niel Gow, Nathaniel Gow, Robert Mackintosh, William Marshal, Peter Milne and James Sott Skinner. Darkness and light, sorrow and celebration, this music has it all.

1. Jig of Chance / Angler's Reel
2. An Cluinn Thu Mi Mo Nighean Donn
3. Smeorach Chlainn Domhnuill (The Minstrel of the MacDonalds) / Prionns Tearlach (Prince Charlie) / Mairi bheadarach (Dawted Mary)
4. Lon Dhu Gholaidh / The Song of the Cats
5. Dunkeld Hermitage Bridge / The Duke of Gordon's Favourite / Mr Robertson of Lude's
6. Forneth House
7. Craigiebarns / The New Mill of Logierait / Amulree / Inver Lasses
8. Miss Begg
9. Sir George Clerk of Pennycuick / Lady Catherine Pelham / Miss Douglas Moncrieff
10. Huntly Lodge / The Marquis of Huntly's Strathspey / Miss Hannah of Elgin / Craigellachie Lasses
11. J O Forbes of Corse
12. Thomas & Kate of Murthly Castle / Jim & Linda of Niel Gow Cottage / James & Jill of Little Cottage
13. Miss Laura Andrew / Davie Taylor / The Auld Wheel
14. The Tobermory Tarpon / Batter on the Box / The Manx Mullet / Jim's Double Crown
15. Da Trowie Burn / D Peerie Hoose under Da Hill / Sillocks & Tatties / Tame Her When da Snaw Comes

Trail West - One That Got Away [CD]

Debut album from the young band from Tiree, who are creating a storm throughout the Scottish music scene. Formed on the Isle of Tiree in 2008 by founding members Ian Smith (Accordion/ Vocals) and Andrew Findlater (Drums/ Vocals), the band has since added further Hebridean fire power with multi-instrumentalist Seonaidh MacIntyre (Whistles/ Bagpipes/ Tromb/ Vocals) from South Uist and fellow Tirisdeach Alain Campbell (Guitar/ Bagpipes/ Vocals) to create a blistering sound that presents an exciting twist on the traditional ‘west coast’ ceilidh band style.

1. The Scattermaster
2. Donald Meek's
3. A Pheigi A Ghraidh
4. The Dirty Bee Set
5. Gay Gordons
6. Wait 'Til I Tell John Alec...
7. Gaelic Waltz
8. The Island Boy
9. Walter's
10. Just Go For It
11. Sound Of Mull

Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band - Open With Care [CD]

A wonderful accordion-led mix of Scottish traditional and contemporary music, with the emphasis on great melodies and interesting arrangements.

Alex Ross - Accordion
Duncan Black - Piano
Billy Craib - Bass
Kenneth Ross - Drums
Adam Young - Accordion
Richard Thomson - Fiddle
Paul Reynolds - Mandolin

1. Stolen Kiss
2. Dite Mitchell of Blair Atholl / Jean McPhail's Farewell to the Kitchen / Sheila McLean / Cullen Bay
3. Music For a Found Harmonium / Glasgow Reel
4. Mr & Mrs Butler of Ormiston
5. The New High Level Hornpipe / Morag's Reel / Moving Cloud
6. Challenge From Dunbar / Celtic Kittens / The High Road To Linton
7. Breakout
8. Siege of Ennis / Alastair of the Den / Miss Campbell of Saddell
9. Nighean a' Whaler / The Whaler's Daughter / Leaving Lismore
10. Duncan Knows the Score / The Cooper's Reel / The Scaffs & Grundies Reel
11. Reel de Beatrice
12. Siamsa / The Sailor's Wife / Donald Iain Rankine
13. Captain Campbell / Harvest Home / Jean's Reel
14. The 7th & 8th K.O.S.B's / March to the Somme / Leaving Port Askaig
15. The High Level Hornpipe / Hjerdafeld / Pat's Reel
16. La Canal en Octobre / Reel du Diamant Bleu / La Grande Chaine / Tenessee Blues
17. Farewell to the Tay / Charlie Hunter / Snug in the Blanket
18. The Grindstone / The Nine Points of Roguery
19. North / The Ale Is Dear

Donald Shaw - Hebrides - Islands On The Edge (Original Score) [CD]

Beautiful Celtic Music as featured on the hit BBC TV Series 'Hebrides - Islands On The Edge' composed by Donald Shaw.

1. Iona Prelude
2. The Islay Barley
3. Swans Theme
4. Corryreckan
5. Whittamore Road
6. Islands On The Edge
7. A Precious Place
8. The Lorne Rhapsody
9. Following The Terns
10. The Silver Coast
11. Otter Shore
12. Equinox March
13. Horizon Theme
14. A Crear Morning

Transatlantic Sessions 2 Volume 2 [CD]

The second of three albums from Transatlantic Sessions - Series Two: all of the tracks on this CD have been sourced directly from the original Pelicula Film Sound Recordings and with audio fully re-mastering (2013). Tracks 1/2/3/6/7/9/10/11 were previously mastered and released on CD by Iona Records (1998). Tracks 4/5/8/12/13/16: are previously unreleased recordings.

1. Tribute to Peadar O'Donnell / Takarazaka (Jerry Douglas)
2. Trouble in the Fields (Maura O'Connell)
3. Piobaireachd Dhòmhnaill Dhuibh (Ishbel Macaskill)
4. The World Is What You Make It (Paul Brady)
5. Western Lift / Glass Of Beer / Traditional Reel (Sharon Shannon)
6. Boots Of Spanish Leather (Nanci Griffith)
7. Hummingbird (Eddi Reader)
8. La Danse De La Vie (Michael Doucet)
9. Nobody Wins (Radney Foster)
10. Forty Shades Of Green (Rosanne Cash)
11. Violet Tulloch Queen Of Lerwick (Aly Bain)
12. Talk About Suffering / Incorporating A Traditional Reel (Ricky Skaggs)
13. Cure For Life (James Grant)
14. The Mansion On The Hill (Sharon White)
15. Excuse Me Mister (John Martyn)
16. Urban Air (Ronan Browne)

Aidan Quinn - Overworked & Underpaid [CD]

Aidan Quinn, now there's a name with pedigree. His mother is none other than Philomena Begley, the undisputed queen of Irish Country Music and his father is Tom Quinn. This album is a combination of new songs, duets and some previously recorded Irish and Country classics that combine to make a great album, from beginning to end.

1. Would You Go With Me
2. Overworked and Underpaid
3. Mother Ireland (Come Home Paddy)
4. Sing Me Back Home
5. Sick, Sober & Sorry (with Anthony McBrien)
6. The Fugitive
7. In My Mother's Footsteps
8. All The Road Running (with Philomena Begley)
9. Dancing All Your Troubles Away
10. Golden Ring (with Georgette Jones)
11. Lough Sheelin Side
12. Waltzing Magarita Round The Room
13. Pretty Paper
14. Six Days On The Road



Isla Grant - The Greatest Hits [CDx2]

Isla Grant The Greatest Hits Double CD, includes her greatest hits to date plus 4 songs never released before.


1. A Dream Come True
2. Mother
3. Listen To The Children
4. Amazing Grace
5. Cottage In The Country
6. Only Yesterday
7. Will You Walk With Me
8. A Single Yellow Rose
9. You're The Best Friend
10. Parcel Of Dreams
11. Childhood Memories
12. It's Not Easy
13. The Beauty Of My Home
14. Love's A Blessing
15. Life's Storybook Cover
16. My World Revolves Around You
17. Lough Ree
18. How Lucky I Must Be
19. Hope
20. We'll Meet Again My Friends


1. Mother's Chair
2. Partners In Rhyme
3. If Only
4. Don't Give Up On Me
5. Rachel Anna
6. The Old Accordion Man
7. That's When I Saw The Light
8. Lovely Lough Conn
9. Flying High
10. Sweet Baby Mine
11. Love Me Tonight
12. My Scotland
13. Every Moment Of Every Hour
14. When The Day Is Done
15. Fiddle On The Wall
16. Simply Being You
17. Australia
18. Living In My Mind
19. Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
20. Silent Night

North Sea Gas - Tak A Dram Afore Ye Go [CD]

Thirty years and stronger than ever!! One of Scotland’s most popular folk bands with great vocals and tremendous three part harmonies. Guitars, Mandolin, Fiddle, Bouzouki, Whistles, Bodhrans, Banjo and good humour are all part of the entertainment. North Sea Gas have received Gold and Silver disc awards from the Scottish Music Industry Association and regularly have sell out shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

This album brings together traditional and contemporary songs all presented in their own unique way. The 17 songs were recorded at Pier House Studios, Edinburgh, Scotland in February through April 2011 and features a 12 page booklet with song lyrics and liner notes.

1. Sound The Pibroch
2. Road To Drumleman
3. Set Of Tunes
4. Willie Taylor
5. The Yellow On The Broom
6. Ca The Yowes
7. Thirty Foot Trailer
8. Yellow Girls
9. Sleepytoun
10. The Reiver's Galley
11. When The Kye Come Hame
12. I Just Don't Look Good Naked Anymore
13. Mormond Braes.
14. Heart Like A Wheel
15. Atholl Gathering
16. Haughs O Cromdale
17. Tak A Dram Afore Ye Go

Lena Martell - Songs From A Woman's Heart [DVD]

Lena Martell DVD includes 18 songs including 'Songbird', 'Ave Maria' and 'You Were Always On My Mind'. Join Lena for this wonderful mix of Scottish favourites and classic Easy Listening hits.

1. The Promise
2. You Were Always On My Mind
3. A Thousand Ships
4. If Tomorrow Never Comes
5. These Are My Mountains
6. Heart of Glasgow
7. Songbird
8. My Scotland
9. Ave Maria
10. Plaisir D'Amour
11. The Long Day Is Over
12. Carrickfergus
13. Only A Woman's Heart
14. Spirit Of Edinburgh ( Colours of Fire )
15. To Be Where You Are
16. My Love Will Lead You Home
17. One Day At A Time
18. An Old Fashioned Christmas

Double sided DVD, plays worldwide - NTSC on one side and PAL on the other.


Alexander Brothers - Nobody's Child [CD+DVD]

Tom and Jack, The Alexander Brothers, have been performing successfully together for over 54 years. This latest double disc, reflecting on the Alexander Brothers’ retirement from show business, highlights their extraordinary career and presents favourites old and new including the chart topping Nobody’s Child.


1. Nobody’s Child
2. These Are My Mountains
3. The Northern Lights Of Old Aberdeen
( Loch Lomond, I Belong To Glasgow )
4. The Dark Island
5. Let’s Have A Ceilidh
6. The Friendly Folk Of The Border
( Bonnie Gallowa’ , Soft Lowland Tongue Of The Border )
7. The Lass O’ Bon Accord
8. Jacqueline Waltz
9. The Wild Side Of Life
( Jealous Heart, The Blackboard Of My Heart )
10. The Song Of The Clyde
11. The Big Kilmarnock Bunnet
12. The Bluebell Polka
13. A’ The Gither
14. Two Highland Lads
( Waggle O’ The Kilt, The Gallant 42 )
15. The Sands of Kuwait

Bonus DVD

16. The Song Of The Clyde
17. Rothesay O’
18. Rothesay Bay
19. Margaret’s Waltz
( Leezie Lindsay )
20. These Are My Mountains
21. March
22. Strathspey & Reel
( The Drunken Piper, Margaret’s Fancy, Archie Menzies )
23. Amazing Grace
24. Daisy A Day
25. The March Hare
( Irish Washerwoman )
26. Let’s Have A Ceilidh
27. Nobody’s Child
28. The Dark Island
29. Forty Shades Of Green
30. The Way Old Friends Do
31. Auld Lang Syne

Double sided DVD, plays worldwide - NTSC on one side and PAL on the other.