Scottish traditional folk band The Shee are the epitome of the well-used phrase “Celtic Connections.”
Singer Gary Barlow will lend his voice to help raise funds for soldiers affected by the trauma of war.
They’ve been on Top of the Pops, performed at the Sydney Opera House and won a Classical Brit Award.
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.
One of the highlights of Scotland’s music calendar, this year’s Glamis Prom is headlined by Scotland’s international superstar, Susan Boyle.
In the late 1990s in the East London squat scene, Pete Doherty and Carl Barat, two troubadours and dreamers, met and bonded over music and romanticism.
Singer Gloria Gaynor has revealed herself to be a Courier reader as she praised the policeman who entertained a pub crowd with her hit song I Will Survive after being called in to deal with a brawl.
Home favourite Stevie McCrorie hopes his third T in the Park appearance will boost his profile as a performer in his own right – rather than being pigeon-holed as the winner of a talent show.
Since they performed with The Darkness on T in the Park’s main stage in 2004 and walked away with the top prize on UK prime time TV talent show ‘When Will I Be Famous’ in 2007, the Red Hot Chilli Pipers haven’t stopped for breath – other than to inflate their bagpipes!
Once upon a time a little girl called Nicola Benedetti started learning to play the violin, never dreaming that one day she would become one of the most sought-after violinists of her generation.