Welcome tae Episode 47 o Scots Radio. In this programme we hear aboot Showcase Scotland fae Lisa Whytock – Dr Margaret Bennett taks us intae the Bothy Ballad competition and Bothy Culture – renowned musician and composer Paul Mealor spiks aboot the Doric Messiah an Gordon Hay fa translated it intae Doric, gies us […]
A podcast dedicated to the world of Irish dance music. Presented by Tina Jordan Rees. This episode: January 2018 – Influences on the Irish Dance Music Tradition. REELS, PT. 3 – Irish Dance Music, Vol 1 (Stephen Walker & Louise Ryan) REELS – Simply Open (Gerry Conlon & Seamus O’Sullivan) HEAVY JIGS – Simply Open (Gerry […]
Welcome again tae Scots Radio. We hiv a lot in oor shoppie windea this month – hearin foo the memory o Robert Burns his been celebrated in Embra. Wir in the guid company o Donald Smith fae the Scottish Storytellin Centre on the Royal Mile, introducin us tae Tam O’Shanter. We hear aboot a […]
Happy New Year! Welcoming in 2018 we take time to catch up on the final few new releases of 2017 with music from Dougie McCance, Tim Edey, The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland, Oban Gaelic Choir and Iain Morrison. Listen here!
With the sad news of Norman’s passing, we look back to the day he wandered the World Pipe Band Championships from 2006. As well as an entertainer he was a highly skilled piper and composer so also have music from Norman himself and a host of other great bands who play his tunes. Griogair pays […]
In this oor special New Year Edition, we hiv pleasure in featurin an extended interview wi writer and broadcaster Fiona Ritchie MBE. Fiona produces and presents her Celtic roots radio programme, Thistle and Shamrock, tae audiences a oor North America. In this edition o Scots Radio, Fiona tells us aboot her new book ‘Wayfaring […]
A podcast dedicated to the world of Irish dance music. Presented by Tina Jordan Rees. This episode: December 2017 HORNPIPES 113: THE FAT GIRAFFE / THE CUCKOO – Féistastic 3 (Tina Jordan Rees) LIGHT JIGS – Irish Dance Music, Vol 1 (Stephen Walker & Louise Ryan) SINGLE/HOP JIGS – Music For Irish Dancing (Chris & […]
It’s a special Christmas Edition ess month foo o Seasonal mirth – an sherry trifle. We hear aboot The Buchan Field Club fae President Sandy May – wi jine Perthshire fairmer and stand up comic, Jim Smith on the fairm and comedy club. An we jine food writer Wendy Barrie in her kitchen in Fife, […]
Launch of the James Robertson Biography about the life of Dundee singer/songwriter Michael Marra. The post Episode 1 SE appeared first on Scots Radio.
Launch of James Robertson’s Biography, about the life of Dundee singer/songwriter, Michael Marra. Listen here. The post Episode 1 appeared first on Scots Radio.