Folk Artists

Amy Duncan

Amy Duncan

Amy Duncan is a Scottish singer/songwriter whose deeply honest writing is only enhanced by her delicate but rich vocals. Her emotive folk sound has already been compared to other great female artists such as Joni Mitchell and Patti Smith.

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Camilla Granlien

Camilla Granlien

Camilla Granlien is a Norwegian folk singer who, in addition to her work as a vocalist, plays bass guitar. profile & recordings >>


Cruinn

Cruinn

Cruinn are a Gaelic singing quartet who first performed together at the Celtic Connections winter music festival in Glasgow 2012. Since then, they have gone from strength to strength performing across Scotland and recording their magnificent debut album. profile & recordings >>


Dan Arborise

Dan Arborise

Instrumental ambience: John Martyn meets Nick Drake for the 21st Century

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Dougie MacLean

Dougie MacLean

Dougie MacLean needs no introduction; as a singer-songwriter, composer and instrumentalist, no artist captures the soul of Scotland with more authenticity or emotion. profile & recordings >>


Elin Furubotn

Elin Furubotn

 Elin Furubotn is an accomplished singer accompanying herself on an acoustic nylon-stringed guitar. With her sharp musical sense and her sweet harmonies her refreshing style is likened to a carefree spring breeze. profile & recordings >>


Fiona Mackenzie

Fiona Mackenzie

Fiona is a Scottish singer/songwriter, born and raised on the Isle of Lewis, who combines traditional and contemporary singing styles to create her own unique sound profile & recordings >>


Ian Bruce

Ian Bruce

One of the great singer / song-writers of the Scottish Folk Movement with a powerful voice and passionate character.

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Julienne Taylor

Julienne Taylor

Julienne Taylor's enchanting and captivating voice raised comparisons with both Norah Jones and Eva Cassidy, but Julienne has her own unique and distinctive style influenced from her Scottish ancestry. profile & recordings >>


Les Witches

Les Witches

Les Witches have been bewitching stages and radio waves since the end of the last century with their classical and traditional performances. profile & recordings >>


Mackenzie

Mackenzie

The clear folk voices of the Mackenzie sisters Eilidh, Gillian and Fiona.  profile & recordings >>


Marissa Nadler

Marissa Nadler

Marissa Nadler is an American singer-songwriter based in Boston who has released a number of well-received studio albums. Lyrically her music is introspective and has American Gothic themes. profile & recordings >>


Mumford & Sons

Mumford & Sons

Mumford & Sons formed in December 2007, emerging out of what some in the media labelled the 'West London folk scene' with other artists such as Laura Marling, Johnny Flynn and Noah and the Whale. profile & recordings >>


Nick Drake

Nick Drake

Nicholas Drake (19 June 1948 - 25 November 1974) was an English singer-songwriter and musician, known for his acoustic guitar-based songs. profile & recordings >>


Padma

Padma

Padma hails from a small suburban town near Sheffield in the North of England. He has been a practising Buddhist for over 10 years and at one time intended to spend his life as part of a Buddhist Order. In the end it was his inability to cope with that exact thing - order - that led to him going his own way, choosing instead the path of the artist.

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Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Red Hot Chilli Pipers

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers are maybe the most famous Pipe and Drum group in the World.  Winners of the Prime Time BBC One show 'When Will I Be Famous' with a blistering set Rock Bagpipes that astounded the viewers and critics!

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Rick Redbeard

Rick Redbeard

Rick Redbeard is the solo musical alias of Rick Anthony, singer from acclaimed Glasgow sextet The Phantom Band. profile & recordings >>


Robert Burns Series

Robert Burns Series

Linn's landmark project to record every song written or edited by Robert Burns: the only series of its kind in the world. profile & recordings >>


Slagr

Slagr

Eschewing obvious quotes or cliched references, the minimalist chamberfolk trio from Oslo blend the brittle, drily poetic string stirrings of Norwegian tradition with the nocturnal eroticism of Jazz, the rhythmical patterns of Steve Reich and the sparse canvases of Morton Feldman.

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The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra

The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra

The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra is one of Scotland's foremost traditional music organisations. profile & recordings >>


Tytingvag Ensemble

Tytingvag Ensemble

This Jazz/Folk collective formed to play interpretations of Randy Tytingvag's songs. profile & recordings >>


William Jackson

William Jackson

Internationally known composer, harpist and multi-instrumentalist, William Jackson has been at the forefront of Scottish music for many years. profile & recordings >>