Danny Kyle Open Stage
In The Exhibition Hall – Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
5 – 7 pm Wednesday 21 January 2015
(Not in running order)
Talisk Music – Glasgow
Formed in 2014, Talisk consist of Mohsen Amini on concertina, Hayley Keenan on fiddle and Craig Irving on guitar who have extensively toured Europe and played at the likes of the Royal Albert Hall in London, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Hebridean Celtic Festival and Speyfest. They plan record their debut album in early 2015. Listen Again
Tom Vevers – Glasgow
A singer songwriter from North Berwick, Scotland, Tom has been gaining considerable attention in the Scottish music scene, having received airplay on local and national radio stations. He has appeared on Rapal TV on BBC Alba with other up and coming Scottish acts and played at numerous well renowned venues throughout the country. In May, Tom performed to 250 people at Oran Mor and in August, supported Rachel Sermanni at Fringe By the Sea in North Berwick. Listen Again
Have Mercy Las Vegas – Clydebank
Think deep Scottish roots, razor sharp Americana, trad and contemporary Appalachia embellished with touches of folk and country blues and 2014 can be considered the band’s most successful year yet with the release their debut album to a sold out crowd and excellent reviews. Appeared at Eden Festival, Live@Troon, Wickerman, Brew at the Bog and The Tenement Trail live TV on the BBC Alba, Rapal and on the STV Glasgow Riverside Show.
Crispin McAlpine / Eilidh Trotter /Stephen Scott / Andrew Napier/ Phil Plunkett Listen Again
Granny Green – Glasgow
Based in Glasgow, Granny Green has all the ingredients to become one of the most exciting and diverse new ensembles in Scotland. The trio of friends, who met whilst studying at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow, are some of the most versatile young musicians of this generation. With the core instrumentation of the group being trumpet, accordion and Tuba, this group has a brand new and quirky sound which naturally brings a contemporary feel to World folk music.
Holly Boddice/ Lizy Stirrat / Rachel Brown Listen Again
Chloe Robertson – Shetland
Chloe Robertson is a 19 year old singer-songwriter from Shetland. She has been writing and performing her own music for three years and has she has performed at venues and events from café bars to the infamous Shetland Folk Festival. Chloe has supported the likes of Paul Brady, Devon Sproule, Chris Helme, Declan O’Rourke.
Her songs have been described as displaying “a cunning knack for sharp-as-a-tack lyricism” and maturity beyond her years. Based in Glasgow studying for her BSc at Glasgow University. Listen Again
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