Greentrax Recordings
Greentrax Recordings

1986-2016: Celebrating 30 Years of sending Scottish Music Worldwide.


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Ross Munro - Twisted Tradition (CD)

…Ross Munro started playing the bagpipes under Pipe Major John D Burgess MBE at an early age. At seventeen he joined The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards. After the mega success of the Spirit Of The Glen trilogy of albums on Decca Records, in which Ross played a pivotal role as…

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The Falkirk Music Pot (double CD)

…Brian McNeill & Friends Celebrate His Home Town’s Music The Falkirk Music Pot is one of three projects forming part of the Falkirk Creative Place 2014 Award programme. This recording project has been produced on behalf of Falkirk Community Trust and Falkirk Council by multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and author Brian…

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Cruinneachadh Chaluim - Field Recordings of Gaelic Music and Song (Scottish Tradition Series vol 26) (double CD)

…Cruinneachadh Chaluim - Field Recordings of Gaelic Music & Song From The Highlands & Islands by Calum MacLean A double CD set with one CD consisting of songs and the other featuring instrumental music. This is the 26th collection in the Scottish Tradition Series of recordings from The School of…

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Luke Daniels - Tribute to William Hannah (CD)

…William Hannah (1891 – 1961) was born in the mining village of Blackburn, West Lothian. Having started on the mouth organ as a boy, he became well known as Scotland’s premiere melodeon player by the end of the First World War, during which he served in the Argyll and Sutherland…

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Favourite Scottish Songs (Celtic Collections vol 16) (CD)

…For a’ the bairns and awbuddie else. For all the children and everybody else. This album is the result of discussion between Scottish piper and pipe-maker Hamish Moore and Ian Green about the need for a CD of ‘favourite Scottish songs’ to be available in Scottish schools - a collection…

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Keltik Elektrik Hogmanay Party 3CD Set (CD)

…Hogmanay (Scottish New Year - in case you didn’t know!) has always been a big thing in Edinburgh. For years people would gather at the Tron Kirk in the High Street to await the midnight chimes, but recently this traditional event has grown into a major international celebration with visitors…

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Alex Hodgson - The Brig Tae Nae Where (CD)

…The Brig Tae Nae Where (The Bridge To Nowhere) is the second Greentrax album by the Prestonpans singer Alex Hodgson. Twelve tracks on this album were written by Alex, plus one each by Robert Burns and Ewan MacColl. This new album is based on family memories of summer days past,…

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For Freedom Alone - The Wars Of Independence (CD)

…2014 is the 700th Anniversary of The Battle of Bannockburn and Greentrax marks this important event with this compilation of songs, music and a poem by many of Scotland’s finest artists. 2014 is also the year of The Scottish Referendum and the album recognises this historical event. The title of…

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Far, Far From Ypres - Songs, Poems & Music Of World War One (double CD)

…In 2014, the 100th Anniversary of the start of World War One, Greentrax Recordings re-launched this critically acclaimed best-selling album, first released in 2008. The album is a tribute to all the soldiers from Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales, and also their Commonwealth brothers in arms from all corners of…

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Ian Bruce and Ian Walker - Born To Rottenrow (DVD & CD) (CD and DVD set)

…Ian Bruce and Ian Walker are well known singers and songwriters in their own right, and were in fact a hardworking duo some years back, but then decided to go their own solo ways. Recently the duo re-formed under the name Bruce & Walker and have been gigging around Scotland…

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The Scottish Diaspora - The Music And The Song (double CD)

…This double CD, selling for the price of a single album, is a companion to The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry and is released at the request of Dr Gordon Prestoungrange, who commissioned the tapestry. The Tapestry was designed by the quite remarkable artist Andrew Crummy and stitched by numerous volunteers. The…

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Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas - Abundance (CD)

…Greentrax Recordings is again delighted to release another album from the hugely talented fiddler Alasdair Fraser and the wonderful cellist Natalie Haas. Alasdair, a Scot now domiciled in the USA, teamed up with Natalie Haas some years ago to form this highly acclaimed duo. Alasdair (fiddles, baritone fiddle, viola, kalimba)…

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Gaelic Songs From The North Uist Tradition (Scottish Tradition Series vol 25) (CD)

…Bu Chaoin Leam Bhith ‘N Uibhist (Gaelic Songs From The North Uist Tradition)  This album is the 25th in the Scottish Tradition Series of recordings from The School of Scottish Studies at the University of Edinburgh. The School and Greentrax are delighted to present this collection which, in common with…

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Barbara Dickson - To Each And Everyone (The Songs Of Gerry Rafferty) (CD)

…As a multi-million selling recording artist with an equally impressive Olivier Award-winning acting career, Barbara Dickson OBE has established herself as one of the most enduring and popular artists in Britain today. She tours throughout the UK in major venues to packed houses. This is Barbara Dickson’s second album for…

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David Francey - So Say We All (CD)

…Fourteen years ago at the age of 45, David Francey began an astonishing journey from manual labourer to award-winning folk troubadour – renowned for writing with heart-wrenching honesty about struggles of the poor and working class. This album reflects his own journey through a period of struggle. “The lesson learned,”…

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Tony McManus - Mysterious Boundaries (CD)

…The extremely talented Tony McManus is now regarded as one of the foremost guitarists of the traditional / contemporary / Celtic / Americana music scenes, and regularly gigs and tours with some of the heavyweights in these musical genres from North America and elsewhere. Tony has now added another genre…

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The Flooers o’ The Forest - Songs, Poems & Music of Flodden (double CD)

…Songs and Music of Flodden, and a ‘FREE’ CD of Poetry and Prose of Flodden. Two CDs for the price of one. 9th September 2013 marks the 500th Anniversary of The Battle of Flodden, when an English Army crushed a Scottish Army. This was slaughter on both sides, on a…

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The Paul McKenna Band - Elements (CD)

…This is the third album on Greentrax by The Paul McKenna Band since their formation in 2006. Their two previous titles are Stem The Tide (2011) and Between Two Worlds (2009). At the MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards in 2012, Paul McKenna won Scots Singer Of The Year, Mike…

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Ceolbeg Collected (CD)

…It is with considerable pride that Greentrax presents this collection of some of the highlights of the music of Ceolbeg. Both the band and Greentrax are very proud of what this mainly part-time band achieved over so many years, and the contribution they made to the music of Scotland over…

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Eric Bogle with John Munro - A Toss Of The Coin (CD)

…In 2009 Eric Bogle completed his final tour of the UK and Europe, and now confines his touring to Australia and New Zealand, which is of course a huge loss to his legions of British and North American fans. These fans will, however, be very pleased to learn that Eric…

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News Articles

Daimh USA & Canada Tour - Summer 2016

…Daimh are excited to be heading back across the pond to the US during August. They’ll also be making their first trip to Ontario, Canada. They look forward to seeing some familiar faces and making new friends! The band undertook a Scottish tour in June and July. Starting off with…

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Celebrating 30 Years in 2016

…Greentrax Recordings Ltd celebrates its 30th Anniversary in 2016 - it is now regarded by many as Scotland’s leading traditional music record company and one of the largest independents in the UK. At thirty years, Greentrax continues to lead the way with wide-ranging releases, from the very traditional to the…

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Greentrax Presented With Landmark Award

…On Wednesday 8th June 2016, Ian Green was presented with the prestigious Hands Up For Trad Landmark Award by Simon Thoumire at the Greentrax office in Cockenzie. The Landmark Awards exist to record the amazing landmarks that Scottish cultural organisations reach - in the case of Greentrax, 30 years of…

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Mairi Campbell: Pulse at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

…Mairi Campbell: Pulse will be playing in August at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival each day at 2.25pm between 3rd and 28th August 2016 at the Summerhall Old Lab (there are BSL interpreted performances on 18th and 25th, and no performances on the 15th and 22nd). Tickets are available from the…

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April 2016 News

…Tony McManus was on tour in Australia recently and the demand for his albums was so great that he sold out before the tour ended. Thankfully our Australian distributor Planet Distribution was able to top him up. See Tony’s current tour dates. (photo Tony McManus / Edmonton Festival) Alex Hodgson…

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The Poozies - Back On The Road

…​The Poozies are embarking on another tour in March 2016 around England and the Isle Of Man - see all dates at their website. This will be an especially poignant tour for them, as at the end they sadly say goodbye to Sally and Mairearad. Sally Barker is having a…

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Daimh Awards & Tours

…2015 was an amazing year for Dàimh. They started the year by picking up the award for Best Folk Band In Europe at the Folkherbst competition in Plauen, Germany, and finished the year by being named Folk Band Of The Year at the Scots Trad Music Awards in Dundee. They…

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Christmas 2015 Newsletter

…​View or download our Christmas 2015 Newsletter (Adobe pdf format) with news on releases and events, and also our Top 20 Albums in 2015.

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Ross Munro in Celtic Music Chart

…The first track Gravel Path from Ross Munro’s recent album Twisted Tradition is currently sitting at Number 2 in the Celtic Song Charts on Schotten Radio in Germany.   Well done Ross.

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October 2015 Album & Event News

…The Greentrax application for funding to Creative Scotland for the project Scotia Nova - Songs For The Early Days of a Better Nation has been turned down but we are forging ahead with it, despite the much-needed funding. There will be some 16/17 tracks on the album, most of which…

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Haddington Pipe Band 2016 Calendar

…Haddington Pipe Band has again created a calendar for the coming year, with the theme of Favourite Scenes Around Haddington & East Lothian. The calendar, which will be available from late October 2015, features a series of stunning photos of the county captured by top-grade photographers, with the views selected…

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September 2015 Album News

…The Gordon Gunn album Wick To Wickham and Fraser and Ian Bruce - The Best of Mrs Bruce’s Boys - have both been getting a huge amount of airplay across the UK.   Fraser Bruce has been very busy doing radio interviews all over Scotland, promoting The Best of Mrs…

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Bruce & Walker with Fraser Bruce & Moe Walker at the Fringe

…Ian Bruce and Ian Walker, with Fraser Bruce and Moe Walker, are appearing at the Acoustic Music Centre (8.15pm) as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe on 13th, 14th, 19th & 23rd August 2015 - book tickets online here. A Fringe sell-out show in 2014.  Two of Scotland’s finest singer-songwriters are…

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Scotia Nova Song Writing Project

…Greentrax Recordings and Luath Press Limited (book publishers) are jointly working on a song writing project: Scotia Nova - Songs For The Early Days Of A Better Nation.  The idea arose from a book of poems of the same title published by Luath in 2014.  Entries have been received from…

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John Bellany Tribute Album

…The 3 Harbours Arts Festival in East Lothian featured the late artist John Bellany this year, and asked Greentrax to compile an album of his favourite music and songs as a tribute to this artist of international renown. This compilation album A Tribute In Music And Song To John Bellany…

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Gordon Duncan’s Tunes - Book 2

…The Gordon Duncan Memorial Trust are planning the creation and release of the second collection of the late, great piper and whistle player Gordon Duncan’s compositions: Book Two. As well as some hidden gems, they are adding traditional compositions that Gordon made his own, including Scottish, Irish and Breton compositions…

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Greentrax 2015 Full Catalogue

…​The updated Greentrax Recordings 2015 Full Catalogue is available to view or download now (pdf format).  This lists all of our currently available recordings.

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June 2015 News

…Fiddler Gordon Gunn’s new album From Wick To Wickham is now slated for release on Greentrax in September.  The original release date was August but Gordon has unfortunately sustained a bad leg injury. Alasdair Fraser recently celebrated his 60th birthday - a belated happy birthday to Alasdair. The Alasdair and…

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Eric Bogle at the Gallipoli Centenary 2015

…In April 2015 Eric Bogle was invited to the Gallipoli Centenary on Anzac Day and sang And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda at 4.40am to a large and appreciative gathering, of mainly Australians and of course the ghosts of all those boys he originally wrote the song for. Eric described…

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Mairi Campbell - Pulse

…Award-winning Scottish musician and performer Mairi Campbell steps out on a quest to heal ancient wounds. Transforming, she returns as a soundkeeper tracking Scotland’s pulse. Pulse blends traditional with elemental, weaving together movement, storytelling, animation and music to chart her journey. Live shows on 12th & 13th June 2015, 7.30pm…

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