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  1. Julia Clifford'sRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Session

    ... to go to Burns nights, I thought it sounded familiar, as well as having been blessed with hearing the likes of Dick Gaughan belt it out. There's another man who almost lost the fight with fags and booze The relationship of The Haughs to these other ...


  2. Acclaimed guitarist Tony McManus leads the way in this week's roots music columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Chronicle Live

    ... to was Paisley-born Tony McManus. Renbourn's view has also been endorsed by other folk-related guitarists - Dick Gaughan, for example - and from other fields like Tommy Emmanuel and former Yes guitarist, Steve Howe. McManus has played acoustic ...


  3. Priddy Folk Festival to host Dick Gaughan and Duncan ChisholmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Western Gazette

    Among the names already confirmed for the packed three-day festival - which takes place in the pretty village in Somerset - are legendary Scottish singer-songwriter Dick Gaughan and another big name from North of the Border, Duncan Chisholm. Gaughan, now 66, has been an influential force on the British folk scene since the 1970s and has over 20 albums to his name as a solo artist or as a member of bands such as Boys From The Lough.


  4. Alasdair Roberts: Alasdair RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... it's clear from his picking and from the interplay between guitar and voice that he's edging ever closer to Dick Gaughan-style virtuosity. But as ever it's not the playing or the (slightly reedy) voice that stands out, but the lyrics. Whether mining ...


  5. Sweet sounds of sibling revelry at the Black Book CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Gazette Series

    ... 70s and early 80s, playing covers of Free, Led Zeppelin and Joni Mitchell. But it was when Scottish musician Dick Gaughan introduced the sisters to the world of Celtic folk music that Tinkerscuss really came into being. The sisters went on to record ...


  6. Gordon Matheson: Glasgow is putting its money where its mouth is for jobs, training and educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... are Fairport Convention, Treacherous Orchestra, Carlos Nunez, Angelique Kidjo with the RSNO, Punch Brothers, Dick Gaughan, Tony Allen and Skerryvore. Then this Saturday some of the world's top athletes will arrive at the A 113million Emirates Arena ...


  7. Michael Tierney: Referendum ignited my patriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    ... blew it, lads. If it's anthems that you're seeking, look no further than Hamish Henderson's Freedom Come a' Ye. Dick Gaughan or Luke Kelly's version. Take your pick. Most of us put ourselves into things that we hope might represent the best ...


  8. Leith Folk Club restartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    Leith Folk Club returns to action on January 6 with local boy made international Scottish music envoy and firebrand, singer-guitarist Dick Gaughan. Leith Folk Club returns to action on January 6 with local boy made international Scottish music envoy and firebrand, singer-guitarist Dick Gaughan.


  9. Jarvis Cocker to appear at Celtic ConnectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    ... whose band shot to fame at the height of the "Britpop" era in the mid-1990s, will be joined by Kate St John, Dick Gaughan, Martin Carthy, Eliza Carthy and Karine Polwart for the Burns Night concert. It is being staged to coincide with the 100th ...


  10. Kevin Bryan's record reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | This is South Wales

    ... release to discerning record buyers everywhere, boasting excellent contributions from folk luminaries such as Dick Gaughan, Karine Polwart and the late lamented Davy Steele to name but a few. Gong,"I See You" (Madfish Music)- Gong frontman Daevid ...


  11. Capital event is a learning experience for LauRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... on the Thursday night, Lau-Land is a rich blend. There are performances from folk lodestars Capercaillie and Dick Gaughan, an intimate solo show from New York's Joan as Police Woman, and showcases for young talent, from Scotland's Ella The Bird and ...


  12. Celtic roots band will be in fine voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... La Boum and The Highfield Ceilidh Band. They have also all guested on many other artists' recordings including Dick Gaughan, Lal and Norma Waterson, June Tabor and Eliza Carthy.


  13. Book reviews: The Liberty Tree | RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    ... Michael Donnelly and Hector MacMillan. The songwriter Adam McNaughton wrote a song about Muir, recorded by Dick Gaughan, and recently Olly Wyatt has written a historical novel, The Democrat, about his life. The Liberty Tree, by Murray Armstrong, is ...


  14. Varied offerings at Victoria HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    First, Scottish guitarist, singer, songwriter, composer and record producer Dick Gaughan will join forces with American singer and guitarist Jim Page for a joint concert on Saturday night. "It is an honour and a pleasure to have these musical giants whose friendship and appreciation of each other stretches across the Atlantic," said a hall spokesman.


  15. Fall Big Sweep of Coolidge HillRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    "It's not just what you've been given; it's what you do with what you've got." --Dick Gaughan, Scottish singer-songwriter


  16. Start spreading the news ... Celtic Connections expanding to New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... violin maker Otis Thomas. Other bands appearing include Skerryvore, Nathaniel Rateliff, Manran, King Creosote, Dick Gaughan, Calexico, Fairport Convention and Carlos Nunez. A recent addition to the festival is singer Van Morrison.


  17. Todaya s choice: Dick Gaughan | Comedy Gala 2013 | Neil GaimanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Three highlights from the Edinburgh Festivals for Thursday, August 22: folk singer Dick Gaughan, the Comedy Gala show, and writer Neil Gaiman. It's been some time since the veteran Scottish folk and protest singer released an album, but more than 40 years after his career began he's still gigging and is now hosting a radio show too.


  18. Protest singer shakes up the stage at Twickenham's Cabbage PatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Wimbledon Guardian

    ... Jim Page, whose songs have been covered by the Doobie Brothers, Christy Moore and the Moving Hearts. Dick Gaughan and Jim Page; the Cabbage Patch pub, 67 London Road, Twickenham TW1 3SZ; November 9, doors open 7.45pm, show starts 8pm; A 11 online, A ...


  19. John Peel Centre marks 10th anniversary of DJ's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Bury Free Press

    File picture of John Peel dated June 1998 Picture Andy Abbott NEG 237916 ES 12 11 05 ES 24 02 06 ES 27 09 06 ENGANL00120120205150912 The John Peel Centre, in Stowmarket, is marking the 10th anniversary of the BBC Radio 1 DJ's death by inviting one his favourite artists to perform. On Sunday, the centre plays hosts to the talents of Scottish legend Dick Gaughan, a singer-songwriter John described as 'one of the great voices of our time'.


  20. Mischa MacPherson.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Northern Scot

    ... Convention, Shooglenifty, Tweedy, Eddi Reader, Treacherous Orchestra, Carlos Nunez, Danu, Punch Brothers, Dick Gaughan, Le Vent Du Nord, Tommy Emmanuel, Hudson Taylor, The Pierces, Taraf de Haidouks, Ella the Bird and Skerryvore. One of the main ...