Scots Trad Music Awards

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We’re very chuffed to find out that ‘Grind’ has been shortlisted at this year’s Scots Trad Music Awards for ‘Album of the Year’. Also delighted to be nominated as ‘Live Act of the Year’ too. Even more so, our Ali is up for ‘Instrumentalist of the Year’, Ross is up for ‘Composer of the Year’ and John is up for …

Album of the Year longlist

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Delighted to find out ‘Grind’ has been longlisted as ‘Album of the Year’ at this year’s Scots Trad Music Awards. If you would like to see it make the shortlist please click here to vote for us. Thanks for all the support.

Not this time

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Ah well, not this year. Delighted to have made the SAY longlist though! Thanks to all at the Scottish Music Industry Association SAY Award and of course thanks to everyone who voted for us. We were in very good company with the likes of King Creosote, Mogwai, Idlewild, Blue Rose Code and Mike Vass also missing out on longlist to shortlist conversion. …

SAY Awards voting

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The SAY Award Public Vote is open until midnight on Wednesday 27th May. Grind made the longlist but help us reach the shortlist by voting for us on their homepage.

SAY Award ‘longlist’ nomination

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We are delighted that Grind is up for Album of the Year! This year’s Scottish Music Industry Association (SMIA) Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award longlist of 20 albums includes our very own Grind.  As you can imagine we’re in pretty good company. Here’s what it’s all about: Now in its fourth year, The SAY Award has grown – with the invaluable …

Masters is hit at Folk Radio UK

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TO have garnered “Song of the Day” at Folk Radio UK with Masters which is currently being enjoyed on Reveal Records’ SoundCloud. They have even renamed it “Song (Tune) of the Day” especially for us!

Treacherous Nominees

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We are delighted that our very own Duncan Lyall and Adam Sutherland have both been nominated for Composer of the Year, whilst Ross Ainslie’s debut solo CD, ‘Wide Open’ has been nominated for Album of the Year in the Scots Trad Music Awards. If you’d like to vote for the lads or anyone else that takes your fancy you can …

2013 Scots Trad Music Awards Nominating Started

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It’s that time of year again peeps! It’s time to get nominating your favourite Folk acts of 2013 for the Scots Trad Music Awards. No need to spend all day working, studying, filing tax returns etc. Take a wee minutes rest, pour yourself a Jack and coke (or a cup of tea) and nominate your favourite band, live act, musician, composer etc. …

Spiral Earth Award

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We are very thankful to Spiral Earth for nominating us in the INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM category in their 2012 Awards and we are totally delighted that you voted us to the top of the heap! Also nice that Colin Irwin, in Spiral Earth’s own “VIEW FROM THE BAR AWARDS”  from the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, presented us with the “NOISIEST LIVE ACT” Award …