Jamie Smith:”I have been singing for many years.” (Interview)
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Jamie Smith:”I have been singing for many years.” (Interview)

Check out our column Huzzah! Featuring: Sue Aston, Leza Mesiah,  Carlos Nuñez and Solas. The phenomenal Welsh singer/songwriter/instrumentalist Jamie Smith talks to The Celtic Music Fan about recording, performing and singing for the first time in an album. Jamie Smith remained a mystery for years to the Celtic music circle. His accordion playing is electrifying. … Continue reading

Dave Martin: Designing the Modern and Electronic Edge of Celtic Music (Interview)
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Dave Martin: Designing the Modern and Electronic Edge of Celtic Music (Interview)

Also in this edition: Jamie Smith’s MABON and Alison Kinnaird From The Big Fat Electric Ceilidh to his own collaborations with other artists, Dave Martin is trekking the frontiers that combine technology, ingenuity and tradition. And yes he loves his fashionable kilts!    http://www.bigfatelectric.co.uk/ http://www.electrolabs.co.uk I am fascinated by fat sounds. You know the kind of thing that hits the … Continue reading

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Midweek Music Extravaganza

  Feautring: Kinfolk, Jamie Smith’s MABON, McAuley/Horan/O’Caoimh, John McSherry, Michael Shimmin, Joe Dart, Wilber Calver with Moya (Maire) Brennan & Shane McGowan Featured Single: The Lady of the Woods I mentioned the new single from Jamie Smith’s MABON in my last edition (with the amazing Corrina Hewat as featured artist). A few months ago, drummer Iolo Whelan … Continue reading

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Corrina Hewat: Between Life and Music (Interview)

Plus: Nova Scotia singer/songwriter Layne Greene for our EP review, Lady of the Woods: New Single from Jamie Smith’s Mabon album Windblown and Cormac O Caoimh https://www.facebook.com/corrinahewat http://www.corrinahewat.com/ http://www.unusualsuspects.uk.com/ http://www.myspace.com/unusualsuspectsscotland Corrina Hewat is our featured artist this week. She is a mom, a harp teacher, and a good friend to the harp community. She is … Continue reading