Tag Archives: drums

Haddington Pipe Band – The Haddington Turnpike (CD)

  The Haddington Pipe Band, under the direction of Pipe Major David Leckie, is a highly regarded community band, which was formed in 1981. The Band and Committee are highly regarded for their outstanding work within the Lothians and beyond and were recognised for this by being voted Pipe Band Of The Year at The […]

Brandon McPhee Scottish Dance Band – The Flying Scots – With Guests (DVD and CD)

  The accordion whizz-kid’s quality of playing is excellent and the title track is just superb. This young man is definitely one to watch.Brandon is the All Scotland Junior Traditional Accordion Solo Champion 2011. Brandon McPhee (accordion, harmony vocal), Alistair MacDonald (2nd accordion), Manson Grant (piano, vocals), Heather Sinclair (bass), Robert Cameron (drums). “During my […]

Elbow Jane – The Boldest Blood (CD)

Hailing from Merseyside, Elbow Jane are regarded as one of the top acoustic folk rock acts in the country. Expressive vocals and rich acoustic sound. Most of the songs are written by Woods with some collaborations with keyboard player Kev Byrne. Complete with 12 page booklet of handwritten lyrics and sleeve notes. Kevin Byrne (vocals, […]

The Cullivoe Band – Hairst Blinks (CD)

This famed Shetland dance band continue to be incredibly popular at events throughout Shetland and beyond. Cullivoe is a crofting and fishing community at the north end of the island of Yell, which lies to the North of Shetland. Hairst Blinks is a Shetland dialect term to describe the Northern Lights in the autumn sky. […]

Music And Song From Scotland – Greentrax 25th Anniversary Collection (2CD)

27 tracks: CD1: Dick Gaughan – Muir And The Master Builder * Barbara Dickson – Bridge Over Troubled Water * Skye Dance – Bannockburn * Eric Bogle – The Gift Of Years * Robin Laing – The Union Canal * Ian Hardie – The Old Bean Waltz * Jean Redpath – Dumbarton’s Drums * Archie […]

The World Pipe Band Championships 2011 (CD and DVD)

Featuring the ScottishPower, Los Angeles Scots, St Laurence O’Toole, Dowco Triumph Street, Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia, Cullybackey and Strathclyde Police pipe bands. MSR and Medley performances from the final of the 2011 Grade 1 event (in order of play). Every year over 8,000 pipers and drummers from more than 200 bands head for Glasgow Green […]