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  1. Folk hero to tell his tale at the Dog and PartridgeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    ... one for Forester, who has now started to get headline slots at big folk venues after recent support slots with Dick Gaughan, Jackie Oates, Lucy Ward, Katriona Gilmore and Jamie Roberts, Carrie Elkin and Martin Carthy. The LP is mastered by Pete ...


  2. Are you tuned in to bridge song bid?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Linlithgow Today

    ... in Queensferry in September. Competition judges include former Simple Minds manager Bruce Findlay, musician Dick Gaughan, music journalist Jim Gellatly, local indie band Bwani Junction and members of FETA. Forth Bridge Live spokesman Mark Taylor ...


  3. David Mackenzie on Starred Up, prison movies and Dick GaughanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | Sunday Herald

    ... there's a real opportunity to embrace the humanity of it and to find in all of that .... there's a line from a Dick Gaughan song, from a Burns poem, about 'the savage and the tender'. I wanted to find the tenderness in amongst the savagery. That was ...


  4. Alan Nichol has the latest news on the roots music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | Chronicle Live

    ... chance to catch one of the finest talents the UK folk-scene has ever produced when singer/guitarist/songwriter Dick Gaughan is the guest. Dick has always maintained his unashamedly left of centre political stance with some well-chosen songs - ...


  5. The Gooseberry BushRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Session

    ... in 1965 or 66. I was also reminded by a request for a tune called "The West Clare Railway" , as I once heard Dick Gaughan play it , giving it that title. A great reel Kenny which is popular in Clare. Most tunes have something which gives them that ...


  6. Julia Clifford'sRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | 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 ...


  7. Coppers And BrassRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | The Session

    ... is pingini as well (the actual word being pras, but that doesn't make the translation as interesting!) It's on Dick Gaughan's record from 1977 and is the title of the record. It's in In Brendan Brethneach's book 1 with it's Irish name copper pennies ...


  8. Matt Nicholls At The Cross FoxesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Wrexham.com News

    ... with Eric Clapton, The Manic Street Preachers and Snow Patrol and Matt himself has also supported Bert Jansch, Dick Gaughan and Nick Harper among others. Hailing from Wrexham, North Wales, he has been playing acoustic guitar and singing since the ...


  9. Bootleg Beatles line up to help Towersey Festival mark fab 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | This is Oxfordshire

    ... Seth Lakeman, Lau, Norma Waterson, Eliza and Martin Carthy, Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker, Georgia Ruth, Dick Gaughan, John Smith, Nancy Kerr, James Fagan and The Urban Folk Quartet. The five-day feast of performing art, the county's last big ...


  10. Herald Series: James Fagan and Nancy Keer playing at the 2012 festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | Heraldseries.co.uk

    ... Seth Lakeman, Lau, Norma Waterson, Eliza and Martin Carthy, Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker, Georgia Ruth, Dick Gaughan, John Smith, Nancy Kerr, James Fagan and The Urban Folk Quartet. The five-day feast of performing art, the county's last big ...


  11. 10 things to do across Scotland this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... Sunday's live stand-up show from Fred MacAulay, and gigs from stadium rockers Big Country, folk guitar master Dick Gaughan, and indie folk favourite Colin MacIntyre, aka Mull Historical Society. 20 family tickets are available for selected shows, ...


  12. Folk and roots CD reviewsRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | The Northern Scot

    ... the balance is geared more towards this side of Tweed. High calibre performers like Karine Polwart and Dick Gaughan (who sings a moving version of the title song), appear on the first disc with the material both traditional and contemporary. The ...


  13. Reviews: Celtic ConnectionsRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... Connections 2012, this latest incarnation of Ian McCalman's commemorative project boasted appearances from Dick Gaughan, Barbara Dickson and the ubiquitous Phil Cunningham, stepping forward from an ensemble of two dozen musicians, mostly singers ...


  14. Soldiers' songs shine light on WW1 attitudesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | BBC News

    ... Anderson, features 28 of the finest singers from the Celtic Connections family, such as Barbara Dickson and Dick Gaughan. It was such a success when first performed in 2012 that it has been brought back to the festival to mark 100 years since the ...


  15. Celtic connections 'comes of age'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | BBC News

    ... Far Far From Ypres, which includes performances from Barbara Dickson, Phil Cunningham, Ian McCalman and Dick Gaughan. The festival will also see shows from Oscar-winning Indian composer AR Rahman, who wrote the score for Danny Boyle's film Slumdog ...


  16. Celtic festival performers to be asked views on independenceRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... will include concerts at the new SSE Hydro venue in Glasgow, and performances by Del Amitri, Imelda May, Dick Gaughan, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Beth Nielsen Chapman, Capercaillie, Bobby Womack, Bill Callahan and Julie Fowlis and Mogwai among many ...


  17. Ken HyderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Scottish drummer Ken Hyder has extensively toured the northern hemisphere from Vancouver to Vladivostok with a wide-ranging variety of jazz musicians and ethnic musicians including Russian diva, Valentina Ponomareva, Celtic musicians Dick Gaughan and Tomas Lynch, Tibetan and Japanese Buddhist monks, and Siberian and Korean shamans.


  18. Scot:Lands Edinburgh's HogmanayRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    "The way to kill a song," says radical folk singer Dick Gaughan, quoting the late Labour MP, Norman Buchan, before regaling the audience with a slow version of Hamish Henderson's masterpiece, Freedom Come All Ye, "is to make it a national anthem."


  19. Looking to roots for some cultural inspirationRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2013 | Sunday Herald

    ... by The Pathhead Music Collective from Fife. While the former will feature the likes of radical folk legend Dick Gaughan and Nancy Nicolson, the latter will host a bill that includes Karine Polwart and Sophie Bancroft. Lobster:Land, meanwhile, finds ...


  20. Arts NewsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | Sunday Herald

    Leith Folk Club will kick off its 2014 programme with a return visit from veteran singer-guitarist-political commentator Dick Gaughan, above, on January 7. Gaughan, who was an early member of Boys of the Lough and formed acclaimed folk-rock band Five Hand Reel before going on to international solo success, will be followed by Edinburgh ... (more)