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Shetland Fiddle Music (Scottish Tradition Series vol 4) (CD)

fiddlers but also the way in which the tradition is moving today. Featuring Willy Henderson and Bobby Jamieson, Tom Anderson, Bobby Peterson, Jimmy Johnston and Pat Sutherland, Willie Hunter, Ronnie Cooper and the Cullivoe Traditional Fiddle Band. The Scottish Tradition Series consists of a selection of material previously held in…

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Fiona J Mackenzie - Archipelago (CD)

Shetland in the far north to Ailsa Craig in the south. Fiona is a native of Morayshire and has lived in Dingwall, near Inverness, for the last 23 years. She was brought up in the Scots folk tradition and sings in both the Scots tongue and in Gaelic. She has…

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The Glencraig Scottish Dance Band - Ah’m Askin’ (Scottish Country Dances) (CD)

fiddle, piano, bass and drums. This is the third album in a series of four, focussing this time on Scottish Country Dancing. Each of the different styles of Scottish Dance represented in this series (Ceilidh, Reeling, Scottish Country Dance and Old Time) requires a different nuance from the music to…

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Mike Vass and Dave Wood - Wait What? (CD)

Shetland fiddle star Catriona MacDonald and toured with the celebrated Northumbrian musician Tom McConville, having recorded on a number of his albums.  With guests Damien O’Kane (vocals, banjo, guitar), James Lindsay (double bass) and Stevie Fyvie (drums, cajon, percussion).

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Paul Anderson - Home & Beauty (CD)

Shetland folk rock band Rock Salt and Nails. His main interest is solo performance and composition of fiddle music in the Scottish traditional music style. Paul has won most of the fiddle championships in Scotland, his crowning glory being the Glenfiddich Scottish Fiddle Championship at Blair Castle in 1993. A…

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Bodega - Under The Counter (CD)

Shetland (fiddle), Tia Files from Oban (guitar, bass guitar, percussion), Norrie MacIver from the Isle of Lewis (lead vocals, accordion, guitar) and June Naylor from the Isle of Skye (clarsach). Bodega met while they were attending The National Centre of Excellence for Traditional Music at Plockton in Ross-shire. Late in…

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Chris Stout Quintet - Devil’s Advocate (CD)

Shetland band Fiddlers’ Bid - he is also a member of The Finlay MacDonald Band he works as a duo with harpist Catriona MacKay (also of Fiddlers’ Bid). Following on from Chris’s widely praised first album First O’ The Darkenin’, Devil’s Advocate marks a major leap forward in the career…

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Shoormal - Turning Tide (CD)

Shetland dialect for ‘where the shore meets the sea’) are Shetland’s unique vocal group who first performed at the 1997 Shetland Folk Festival. They have recorded two critically acclaimed albums - Indigo Skies (on their own label) and Migrant (CDTRAX247) - and been nominated for the Best Newcomer at the…

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Chris Stout & Catriona McKay - Laebrack (CD)

Shetland band Fiddlers’ Bid, currently one of Scotland’s hottest musical exports. Both also perform regularly as a duo. Catriona won the Jakez Francois International Celtic Harp Competition 2004 in France, and Chris is also well known for his work with the Chris Stout Band and Salsa Celtica. His first solo…

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Fiddlers’ Bid - Naked And Bare (CD)

Shetland Islands’ rich fiddle tradition. Since their formation in 1991, the flying fiddles and furious talent of the group have astounded audiences all over the world, with their undeniably unique approach to music and performance. With their four-fiddle front line, backed by a powerhouse of piano, bass, guitar and Scottish…

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Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas - Fire And Grace (CD)

fiddle and has great stage presence. He has made many recordings both solo and with his group Skyedance. He is joined on this album by Natalie Haas, a stunning cellist from America, who has been touring with Alasdair. Natalie has been playing the cello under Alasdair’s guidance for six years,…

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Salsa Celtica - El Agua De La Vida (The Water Of Life) (CD)

Shetland feature on El Agua De La Vida, with most of the material written by Toby Shippey and other members of the band. El Agua De La Vida translates from Spanish into Scottish Gaelic as ‘uisge beatha’ - ‘the water of life’, more popularly known as whisky! Salsa Celtica’s 2001…

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Keltik Elektrik - vol 3 (Hotel Kaledonia) (CD)

fiddle, swaggering pipes, feral guitars and wailing whistles plus pumping beats bass and keys all combine to make Hotel Kaledonia one of the most unsitdownable Celtic albums of the year. An incredible mix of sounds, styles and rhythms - with a beat to suit the most energetic club dancer! In…

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Fiddlers’ Bid - Da Farder Ben Da Welcomer (CD)

Shetland Islands, where their roots lie. Over the years Fiddlers’ Bid has delighted audiences around the world with their dynamic, vibrant sound and earlier in 2001 they travelled all the way to Tasmania to take part in the Ten Days On The Island Festival. With four outstanding fiddlers, acoustic guitar,…

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Fiddlers’ Bid - Hamnataing (CD)

Shetland’s sensational young band features four dynamic fiddlers backed by a driving rhythm section creating an exhilarating sound. Featuring Chris Stout, Andrew Gifford, Maurice Henderson, Kevin Henderson (fiddles), Catriona MacKay (keyboards and clarsach), Steve Yarrington (guitar) and David Coles (bass). ‘The record captures the spontaneity of their live concerts and…

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Fergie MacDonald - The 21st Album (CD)

musicians and, with Phil Cunningham in the producer’s chair, a wonderfully punchy, toe tapping record has come out.  One of the West Highland accordion greats.  ‘Scottish ceilidh music par excellence.’ (John O’Regan)

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Jock Tamson’s Bairns - A’ Jock Tamson’s Bairns (CD)

music. The band’s first two albums (The Lasses Fashion and Jock Tamson’s Bairns) on one CD.  ‘The material is still fresh and vibrant.’ (THE LIVING TRADITION)

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Willie Hunter - Leaving Lerwick Harbour (CD)

…This recording was made in January 1994, during the last few weeks of Willie Hunter’s life.  Although he was very ill, Willie was determined to complete the recording and leave a music

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Smalltalk - Smalltalk (CD)

fiddle).  ‘It is rare indeed to hear three such sensitive musicians together’ (The Living Tradition)

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