Tayvallich – Fri 15th June 2018

Friday took us up past Loch Lomond, the “Rest & Be Thankful” pass, Inveraray, Lochgilphead, The Crinan Canal and into Knapdale to the village of Tayvallich [pronounced: tay-vee-allich (“ch” as in loch)], sheltered on the shores of Loch Sween.  Tayvallich comes from the Gaelic, meaning “house of the pass“.  There has been a settlement there Read more about Tayvallich – Fri 15th June 2018[…]

Carrbridge, Dyke, Fochabers, Kincraig: May 2018

2 gigs over 2 weekends up in Badenoch & Strathspey (Carrbridge & Kincraig) and Moray (Dyke & Fochabers).  Glorious weather for both trips! Click here to see Carrbridge on Google Maps Our first concert was in Carrbridge Village Hall.  This was the village hall used in the BBC Television Drama “Monarch of the Glen” (2000-2005) Read more about Carrbridge, Dyke, Fochabers, Kincraig: May 2018[…]

Clatt, Lyth Arts Centre, John O’Groats Book Festival, Applecross: 18th-21st April 2018

We’ve just come back from a fantastic wee tour: 4 gigs in 3 days, covering 760 miles.   Phew!   And the weather was glorious! We started with a concert in Clatt Village Hall near Huntly, Aberdeenshire with a full house!  We received a great reception from the audience and met some very nice people.  Not Read more about Clatt, Lyth Arts Centre, John O’Groats Book Festival, Applecross: 18th-21st April 2018[…]