Spiral Earth Award

ÉC awards, news, online, press, tv

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 …

Na Trads

ÉC awards, gigs, news, tv

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

ÉC awards, news, press, radio, review, tv

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

marty awards, news, press, tv

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.

Cambridge Folk Festival gig live on Sky Arts

ÉC gigs, news, tv

Hi folks, We’ve just had confirmation from Sky Arts that our performance at the Cambridge Folk Festival will be going out Live on Sky Arts tomorrow night (Fri 27th July). The show starts at 10pm and is hosted by Zoë Ball and Mark Radcliffe.  Can you all spread the news for us on this one which will be especially for …