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Ross

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Name: Ross Macfadyen
Date registered: July 3, 2010

Latest posts

  1. Late Bloomers House Concert 6th July — June 11, 2017
  2. Liz Clark Inducted into the Trad Hall of Fame! — May 23, 2017
  3. Freereelin – Friday 9th June — May 20, 2017
  4. Matt McGinn – Special Programme Sunday 19th March — March 12, 2017
  5. Danny Kyle Catch-Up — January 27, 2017

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Jun 11

Late Bloomers House Concert 6th July

The Late Bloomers are joining us in our House Concert room on Thursday 6th July. Performing a mix of folk, blues and bluegrass, Late Bloomers are Cathy Frank and Gerda Pickin. Singing in close harmony and playing guitar, banjo and concertina, they bring a wealth of experience and passion to their performances. Gerda and Cathy …

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May 23

Liz Clark Inducted into the Trad Hall of Fame!

We are so proud of our ain Auntie Liz Clark. For today she was inducted into the Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame! From that website:   Though she was born in Rutherglen, it was growing up around the traditions of the North-East of Scotland is what gave rise to Liz Clark’s passion for traditional …

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May 20

Freereelin – Friday 9th June

Freereelin join our house concert series on Friday 9th June. Freereelin’ are a 3-piece ceilidh band of experienced musicians whose passion is for great music, energy and fun. They are all multi-instrumentalists, our most common line-up being fiddle (Lesley Thompson), guitar (Davy Lees) and percussion (Stuart McQueen). They provide ceilidh music, performance sets or background music to suit your …

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Mar 12

Matt McGinn – Special Programme Sunday 19th March

From 2pm on Sunday 19th March, we celebrate Matt McGinn with a programme featuring exclusive interveiws and rare tracks. As daughter Shonagh writes: There’s a time and a place for everything. Matt McGinn’s time was 1928 to 1977; his place was Glasgow. He was working class and of Irish descent. Time, place, class and genes …

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Jan 27

Danny Kyle Catch-Up

Missed the Danny Kyle Open Stage? You can catch up with all the acts here!

Dec 17

Celtic Music Radio 95FM, the Spirit and Soul of Celtic Connections

Celtic Music Radio 95FM is planning an unrivalled Festival of Music during Celtic Connections 2017. Our programmes will include live, up-close-and-personal sessions from international acts as well the best musicians Glasgow and other parts of the country have to offer. We will be featuring new and upcoming bands plus headline artists appearing at Celtic Connections. …

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Dec 03

Winners Announced For MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards 2016

It was a triumph for traditional music tonight (Saturday 3rd December), as Hands Up for Trad celebrated the 14th year of the prestigious MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards with a glittering ceremony held in the Caird Hall, Dundee. Full list of winners below. Broadcast live on BBC ALBA, BBC Radio Scotland and globally through the …

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Nov 17

Amazon Black Friday

A great way to support Celtic Music Radio is to shop on Amazon using our link There are lots of great deals during the Amazon Black Friday Sale. If you purchasing through our link, Celtic Music Radio receives a small percentage commission. It costs you nothing! So, if you plan to do your Christmas shopping through Amazon, follow …

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Jun 20

Carol Fieldhouse – Linen

This week’s Album of the Week is Linen from Carol Fieldhouse “Carol is in the great tradition of English-Art Folk songwriters. Nick Drake, Sandy Denny, Kate Bush are all in her world, although her world encompasses other spheres too including dance and cinema. I look forward to the first Carol Fieldhouse album and the joy …

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Jun 10

John Taylor – A New Horizon

Ross talks to John Taylor about his new album from noon and midnight on Saturday (11th June) and on Monday from 7pm A New Horizon is John Taylor’s sixth studio album and will be released on 17th June with an album launch at St Luke’s in Glasgow. John is a songwriter from Glasgow who has had …

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