The Spiral Awards 2013 Nomination

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We have been nominated in The Spiral Awards 2013 in the BEST INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM Category.  Thanks Spiral Earth.  You can vote for us but the other nominated cds by Spiro and our sometimes guitar dep (and good friend) Matheu Watson are really good too! Voting closes at noon on 14 March 2013.

Na Trads

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Yes, we are here at The Scottish Music Folk Awards at the Bevis Centre in Fort William and hunting(ish) for awards; well we’re bowling really as you can see! We are opening the show tonight (which is being recorded for BBC Alba) with “Hounds” and then playing Martyn Bennett’s “Play” – a tribute to the great man himself, who was …

BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2013 nomination

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We are delighted to be nominated in the BEST GROUP Category for the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2013 along with some good pals: Lau, Bellowhead and The Unthanks. Also, Ross Ainslie has been nominated in the MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR category. The Folk Awards 2013 will take place at The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on 30th January 2013 as part of …

2012 MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards nomination

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We’re chuffed that our debut album ‘Origins’ has been nominated for ‘Album of the Year’ at the MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards. Our very only Ross Ainslie has also been nominated for ‘Instrumentalist of the Year’. If you like our album – feel free to vote for us.