Scottish Music

Traditional music-making in Scotland was largely a solo art and the ‘folk group’ is a relatively modern phenomenon, resulting in some excellent music.

Scottish music compilations

Scotland: The Real Music from Contemporary Caledonia (Smithsonian Folkways, 2003), compiled by Fiona Ritchie, producer and host of National Public Radio’s syndicated weekly show ‘The Thistle & Shamrock’

The Rough Guide To Scottish Folk (RGNET1235, 2010)

Scottish Musicians

Ailie Robertson
Bachue
Battlefield Band
Billy Jackson
Blazin’ Fiddles
Bodega
Boys of the Lough
Breabach
Burach
Brian McNeill
Bruce MacGregor
Capercaillie
Catherine-Ann MacPhee
Catriona MacDonald
Ceolbeg
Donnie Munro
Dougie Maclean
Elspeth Cowie
Iain Mackay
Ian Hardie
Ishbel MacAskill
Jack Beck
James Graham
James Grant
Julie Fowlis
Karen Matheson
Kris Drever
Lau
Lauren MacColl
Maggie MacInnes
Malinky
Marc Duff
Mick West
Na h-Oganaich
Old Blind Dogs
Paul Anderson
Tannahill Weavers

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