19 Jul 2006 in Features, Gaelic, Music, Outer Hebrides
JULIE FOWLIS has had a bit of a roller-coaster year since we last spoke to her early in 2005. Northings catches up with the Dingwall-based Gaelic singer as she prepares for this month’s Hebridean Celtic Festival in Stornoway
4 Jul 2006 in Features, Music, Orkney
CHARLOTTE RAY outlines the work of the PRS Foundation for New Music in the Highlands & Islands, and invites both funding applications and feedback
1 Jun 2006 in Features, Film, Music, Shetland
KATHY HUBBARD is steeling herself to help spend £7 million of public money.
20 May 2006 in Features, Gaelic, Heritage, Music
ALISON BELL and FIONA MACKENZIE report from the Highland 2007 team’s trip to New York for Tartan Week
9 May 2006 in Features, Moray, Music
STEVE ROBERTSON hit the road with the Elgin-based band Small Enclosed Area for the opening leg of their UK tour
8 May 2006 in Features, Gaelic, Music, Outer Hebrides
KEVIN MACNEIL comes over all gushy when faced with the debut CD from Lewis band Teine.
1 May 2006 in Features, Festival, Music
The 35th Annual International Pan Celtic Festival has just finished in Letterkenny, Donegal. FIONA MACKENZIE offers a few insights into the event and competitions taking place during the week – and also the stresses and joys involved with travelling with young people and very expensive musical instruments!
10 Apr 2006 in Features, Gaelic, Highland, Music
JENNA CUMMING has been tipped as a name to watch in Gaelic singing for over a decade now, even though she is still only in her early 20s.
15 Mar 2006 in Features, Highland, Music
ROB ADAMS catches up with one half of the Vass twins musical duo.
9 Mar 2006 in Features, Music, Orkney
ALISTAIR PEEBLES speaks to Neil Price, director of the Mayfield Singers, about the recent performance of Bach’s St Matthew Passion in St Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall.