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

    Saturday Jan 24 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 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 ...

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

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 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 ...

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

    Friday Jan 9 | 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 ...

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  5. 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.

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  6. 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 ...

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  7. 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 ...

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  8. 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 ...

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  9. 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.

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  10. 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 ...

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  11. 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.

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  12. 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

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  13. 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.

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  14. 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.

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  15. 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 ...

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  16. 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'.

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  17. 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 ...

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  18. Top 10 Celtic Music Artists of all TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Buzzle.com

    ... is to repopularize all the songs that were once renowned in the Celtic regions. Born as Richard Peter Gaughan, Dick Gaughan is a Scottish musician, composer, and singer whose musical works are mainly Celtic or folk. His albums have been widely ...

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  19. Great Speeches And Interviews: Automation, Inequality and What To Do About It, Segment 1Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Pearlstein Source: C-Span: Book Discussion on The Second Machine Age Music includes Roy Zimmerman - America, Dick Gaughan - The World Turned Upside Down, Gary Turk - Look Up, Judith - Fools Rule The World, Nancy Lancy - Peace in the World, Capitol ...

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  20. Scottish singer-songwriter Ewan MvLennan's third Fellside album is a musical tour de forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Messenger Newspapers

    Ewan McLennan's rousing rendition of his own 'Whistling the Esperanza' was one of the highlights of BBC4's excellent 'Transatlantic Sessions' series, and the Scottish singer-songwriter's third Fellside album is another musical tour de force, showcasing a finely judged assortment of self-penned songs and haunting traditional material. 'A Beggar' and the Chartist hymn, 'Song of the Lower Classes' are particularly memorable efforts, and Ewan also invests compelling ditties such as 'Prince Robert' and 'Granite Cage' with a power and passion which puts me in mind of the great Dick Gaughan in his pomp, and you can't really ask for a higher recommendation than that.

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