Born in London in 1942 to an Irish mother and a Glaswegian father, Andy Irvine started out as a child actor, before he was inspired as a teenager by the songs of his great hero Woody Guthrie to move into singing.
A crowdfunding page has been set up to support Dick Gaughan, noted writer and performer of folk and social protest songs, as he prepares to undergo medical care.
Indie pop band Belle And Sebastian will perform a series of shows at Glasgow's West End Festival (WEF) this year as the event marks its 21st anniversary year.
Beyonce, Drake and Justin Bieber are in the running to win at the 21st anniversary edition of the Mobo Awards.
The Scottish Government has "no current plans" to recognise the achievements of David Bowie following his death from cancer, Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop has said.
Lesley Garrett is the undisputed queen of opera. Ahead of performances at Dunfermline’s Carnegie Hall on October 6 and Dundee’s Gardyne Theatre on October 9, she chats to The Courier...
The annual Mobo Awards are to return to Glasgow for a fourth time.
Music therapists at the Nordoff Robbins Scotland charity's base in Dundee are bringing ‘immeasurable benefits’ to peoples’ lives across the city and beyond, discovers Michael Alexander
"Rollermania" is set to return as the Bay City Rollers announce a comeback.
T in the Park bosses have promised to liaise with the local community in a bid to iron out concerns over its new home at Strathallan Castle next year.