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Contemporary folk troubadour Alasdair Roberts returns to She Said to shine a light on his current project/release, the historical Scottish recordings of pioneering folklorist Alan Lomax. The show features many of Lomax's recordings, legendary Auchtermuchty accordionist Jimmy Shand SINGING, Gaelic bird song impersonations, a noise version of an eighties Howard Jones classic… as well as some performances from Alasdair himself.

1800-2002 19.11.11

alasdair roberts returns........

Yes indeed, She Said is delighted to welcome back unique and compelling contemporary folk musician Alasdair Roberts for tonight's show where amongst other things he's promised..."tracks from Alan Lomax's fifties Scottish field recordings including an appearance from Annie Lennox's dad, some Gaelic bird song imitations and an ancient Gaelic ballad about the exploits of King Arthur, a bagpipe tune played on fiddle by the poet Norman MacCaig....!!" Oh, did we mention Alasdair will also be performing live in the studio during the show?

Brace yourself for an experience unlike any other


Posted at 20:56, 17th November 2011


The Stranglers EMI
Wha Wadna Fecht For Charlie?
Hamish Henderson Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
Aiden Moffat Chemikal Underground
Classic Noodlanding
Do Make Say Think ATP
Johnny Destiny-O
Morris Blythman Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
Banging And Shouting
Patrik Fitzgerald Anagram
Some Dresses
Dananananaykroyd Jealous
Like To Get To Know You Well
Atomized Kovorox
The Crow Mother
Alaisdair Roberts Drag City
The Blantyre Explosion
Bob Holland Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
Bales Of Cocaine
The Reverend Horton Heat Sub Pop
Squirrel And The Fox
Deathpodal Electropapknit
Jimmy Raeburn
Jessie Murray Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
All The Young Punks
The Clash CBS
Daddy Pest
Action Beat Truth Cult
The Muckin' of Geordie's Byre
Jimmy Shand Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
The Laird o' The Drum
John Strachan Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
The Dowie Dens Of Yarrow
Jimmy MacBeath Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
Cosmos 7
The Fall Cherry Red
The Ram Of Derby
Arthur Lennox Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
Fall's False
Alasdair Roberts Drag City
Copy Haho I Fly Spitfires
Total Drench
Ice Age Abeano
Am Bronn Binn
Penny Morrison Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
Bird Immitations
Annie Johnston Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings
Rory's Lament
Norman McCaig Alan Lomax 1950's Recordings

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