An exclusive performance by Fiona Mackenzie
Elevate now on 180g vinyl
Named in The Observer newspaper as one of the ‘Best albums of 2008', "Elevate" is the captivating debut solo album from singer / songwriter Fiona Mackenzie. Now available to pre-order on 180g vinyl, this critics' favourite is released nationwide on 23rd August.
A favourite with the critics, Audiophile Audition placed "Elevate" in the top 5 albums for 2008, Mike Wilson at folking.com named "Elevate" his favourite album of 2008, whilst award-winning singer Karine Polwart described is as "a gorgeous, delicate album" and awarded it five stars and the album was nominated for a 2008 Scottish Trad Music Award for 'Album of the Year'.
Co-produced by The Blue Nile producer Calum Malcolm, this is a fresh and modern release combining Fiona's Gaelic roots with contemporary production values. The LP was mastered by veteran mastering engineer Willem Makkee and pressed at Pallas in Germany. "Elevate" features a beautifully designed 4-page booklet and is presented in a gatefold sleeve.
"Elevate is a real beauty of an album, exquisitely crafted...delicious, captivating listening." Songlines
"Expressive and lyrically beautiful...a brilliant album." The Living Tradition