Tag Archives: Shetland

Transatlantic Sessions (Series Two) (DVD)

Folk and Roots musicians come together in what have been called ‘the greatest backporch shows ever’. Shetland fiddle virtuoso Aly Bain and dobro ace Jerry Douglas host a Highland gathering of the cream of Nashville, Irish and Scottish talent. The release of this complete ‘missing’ television series – originally produced in 1998 by Pelicula Films […]

BBC Transatlantic Sessions (Series 4) vol 3 (CD)

(September 2010)  Vol 3 CD featuring a selection of music from the fourth television series of The Transatlantic Sessions, as screened on BBC TV. The complete Series Four is also available on PAL DVD. A further selection of tracks is also available on vol 1 CD and vol 2 CD of this series. See some […]

Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham – Portrait (CD)

See track listing, hear mp3 music samples and buy the CD here: Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham – Portrait The enormously popular and entertaining fiddle and accordion duo of Aly and Phil. Aly Bain is Scotland’s supreme traditional-style fiddler. His playing is unique – driving, impassioned and pure – with vibrant, unmistakable tone that has […]

Catriona McKay and Chris Stout – White Nights (CD)

hear mp3s and buy this CD (August 2010) 9 tracks: Missing You * Isflak * White Nights * Da Trow’s Jig * Eira * A Home Under Every Tree * Roddy Sinclair’s * Edges And High Water * Michaelswood. The dynamic Scottish harp and fiddle duo, who also perform individually and with Shetland band Fiddlers’ […]

Transatlantic Sessions 4 vol 2 (Series Four) (CD)

hear mp3s and buy this CD The complete Series Four is also available on PAL DVD. A further selection of tracks is also available on vol 1 CD of this series. See some Frequently Asked Questions about these Transatlantic Sessions titles. (June 2010) 15 tracks (1h 1min): Copperline (James Taylor) * The Boy Who Wouldn’t […]