Live at The Star July – August 2013

All gigs at the Admiral Bar 8 p.m.

 Malcolm Bushby & Seth Tinsley

30th July            

Born in Tasmania, Australia with a strong Scottish heritage Malcolm
grew up listening to the traditional music of Scotland and Ireland
through his parents playing and recordings. Malcolm has taught fiddle
at Core Music Shop in Hexham, Northumberland and ran workshops on
traditional fiddle playing. Seth Tinsley is the fine young guitarist
and singer, with the band Tyde who were BBC Radio Two Young Folk Award


6th Aug                               


Winners of ‘The Danny Kyle Open Stage’ at Celtic Connections 2012,
Barluath are a Scottish folk band based in Glasgow made up of five
students from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. They embrace a wide
range of musical styles including Scots and Gaelic Song, Bagpipes,
Whistles, fiddle, Guitar, Mandolin, Bass, Clarinet and Piano. With
these instruments the band members explore both the Traditional and
Contemporary music of Scotland.

Alasdair Roberts

13th August                   


Alasdair Roberts’ set is tinged with folk references and it is
inspired by traditional Scottish ballads. Death and tragedy are always
at the core of Roberts’ songs, but the way he delivers them in his
calm and clear voice, as if he were telling us a story, is

‘It’s a long time since balladry has sounded this vital and primordial’ Uncut
‘One of Britain’s most singular and original talents’ Colin Irwin,

Live at Glasgow Star Club this Autumn
Live at the Star July 2013

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