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We are absolutely thrilled to announce a very exciting line up for this years Islay Sessions festival. Voted “Best Live Act 2013” & “Best Folk Band 2012” at the Scots Trad Music Awards, and twice nominated “Best Band” at the … Continue reading
We are getting really excited for this years festival. There are a variety of amazing acts confirmed, and also some events new to the sessions! Festival program to be launched on July 11th, so watch this space for news.
Last weekend saw the fifth running of the Islay Sessions festival. This one was anticipated to be a particularly poignant one, as it was the first since Fraser Shaw (piper/whistle player/composer) passed away. Fraser was one of the main organisers of this new festival, … Continue reading
We are delighted to announce the following line-up for the 2014 Islay Sessions: Rebecca Brown Trio Fiona Dunn & Shona Masson Tyde Ali Levack Trio Gráinne Brady & Tina Jordan Rees Friday 14th to Sunday 16th November. More details to … Continue reading
Islay Sessions 2013 kicks off on Friday night with a family ceilidh at Laphroaig. We’re all set for another fantastic weekend. Full details on the poster: