Living Tradition Issue 97

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Issue 97 is available to buy from our website now. It contains an interview with songstress Maggie Boyle, an article on traditional Irish group Oirialla, a feature on the New Penguin Book of English Folk Songs, and article on the great Canadian songwriter Stan Rogers, a look at the music and song of The Great Tapestry Of Scotland, an interview with Union Jill, features on The Willie Clancy Summer School and the Orkney Folk Festival, news, reviews and much more.


Aly Bain - Aly Meets The Cajuns
Battlefield Band - Room Enough For All
Marc Block - The Hawthorn Spring
Gearoidin Breathnach - Gra Mo Chroi An Oige
Tom Clelland - Next Time
Rachel Davis - Turns
Dervish - The Thrush In The Storm
Barbara Dickson - B4 Seventy-Four: The Folk Club Tapes
Drever McGuire Young - Gifts
Niamh Dunne - Portraits
Stuart Forester - A Yard Of Ale
Fullsceilidh Spelemannslag - 500 Sessions
Mairearad Green & Anna Massie - Doubling
Jed Grimes - Heart & Hand
Johnny Handle - Billy Bell Redesdale Bard
Brian Hughes - The Beat Of The Breath
Delyth & Angharad Jenkins - DNA
The Keelers - Tyne & Tide
Natalie MacMaster - Cape Breton Girl
Lady Maisery - Mayday
Caffrey / McGurk - Transition
The Paul McKenna Band - Elements
Melrose Quartet - Fifty Verses
Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh - The Small Hours
Stephen Quigg - The McCalmans Collection
The Rheingans Sisters - Glad Gold Hearts
Adam Sutherland - Squall
Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston - Sing A Full Song
Vamm - Vamm
Various Artists - Classic Celtic Music
Various Artists - Transatlantic Sessions 2 Vol 2
Various Artists - Out Of Reach
Various Artists - Seoda Ceoil 1 & 2
Various Artists - The Liberty To Choose
Frances Wilkins & Claire White - Blyde Lasses
Chris Wood - None The Wiser

Issue 97 Book Reviews

Billy Bell - Redesdale Roadman
Andy Hornby - The Winders Of Wyresdale
Jane Waites - These Old Stones

Issue 97 Web Reviews

The following reviews were not able to be published in this issue of the magazine for space reasons.

Dylan Fowler - A Passionate Landscape
Ange Hardy - Bare Foot Folk
Kierah - Stonemason's Daughter
Angus Lyon - 3G
Mick O'Grady Jesse Smith & John Blake - At My Grandmothers Knee And Other Such Joints
Red Shoes - All The Good Friends
Tradish - Roots And Shoots
Union Jill - Respectable Rebellion
Various Artists - The Celtic Fiddle Festival
Various Artists - Masters Of Their Craft