Amy Duncan is a Scottish singer/songwriter based in Edinburgh. With her melodious acoustic sound and emotional songwriting infused with remarkable honesty, Amy has established herself as one of the brightest musical talents in Scotland.
Her fourth album Cycles of Life was produced by Calum Malcolm, and released on Linn Records in 2013. Since then Amy was chosen by Showcase Scotland as one of two Scottish acts to perform at the Eastern Canadian Music Alliance in April 2014 and was part of the Made In Scotland Showcase at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2013 and 2014.
Amy organised and performed 12 dates in a Creative Scotland funded tour of Scotland in summer 2014 and is now recording her new album Undercurrents to be released in 2015.
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Amy Duncan announces Scottish tour
14 May 2014
Hear singer/songwriter Amy Duncan live this summer.more >>Amy Duncan announces Edinburgh Fringe date
26 July 2013
'Cycles of Life' album performancemore >>Amy Duncan: Fast Five
11 April 2013
Get to know Amy Duncan with More than the Music's fast five.more >>Amy Duncan sneak preview
19 February 2013
Singer releases single and video for 'Navigating'more >>Amy Duncan signs to Linn Records
11 December 2012
Edinburgh-based singer-songwriter announces Linn debut.more >>
'Amy Duncan, a classically trained bassist... whose pure-toned voice has been justly praised.'more >>Folk Radio
'In addition to Amy’s immediately arresting vocals, the strings are incredibly effective – a dash of electronics, tinkle of clarsach and Amy’s own measured, hypnotic double bass.'more >>instrumentali.com
' Anyone who likes good songs will find something of real beauty here.'more >>The Digital Fix
'It's easy to see why Linn were charmed.'more >>notesnotations.blogspot
Live Review: '...those who chose to come to Stereo were greeted with a beautiful performance.'more >>Folking.com
'The single, ‘Navigating', brings back the feel-good factor.'more >>fatea-magazine
'A good variety of pace that allows you to concentrate on the album and the songs from start to finish.'more >>folkwords.com
'It's a deeply moving encounter with life.'more >>
16 August 2015Woodland Creatures, Leith Walk
Part of the Bark programme. It is a non ticketed event, with donations on the night.