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Greentrax Recordings

1986-2019: Celebrating Scotland's Music for over 30 Years


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The Cast - Greengold (CD)

…Cast came into being when Mairi and Dave joined forces after meeting each other in the burgeoning traditional music and dance scene in Edinburgh. They have since performed extensively throughout the UK and Ireland, in Norway, Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Italy and North America, and have also featured on many…

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The Cast - Colours Of Lichen (CD)

…Cast’s original songs. Mairi Campbell (voice, viola, fiddle) and Dave Francis (guitar, voice). ‘The Cast have proven that subtlety and restraint are weapons that, when used correctly, are a lethal combination. A regal grace pervades their work and an eye for creating moods and melodic textures remains their ace card.’…

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The Cast - The Winnowing (CD)

…Cast’s debut album, which received generous critical acclaim. Mairi Campbell (voice, viola, fiddle) and Dave Francis (guitar, voice) with Brian Shiels (double bass). Produced by Jack Evans. ‘Mairi’s powerful and moving voice, combined with Dave’s eclectic and sympathetic guitar-playing, is a combination that lends new twists to familiar songs and…

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Dick Gaughan - The Harvard Tapes (CD)

…caster and journalist born in Ireland but then living in Boston. Early in 2019 Brian came across the original tapes and sent a copy to Scotland to be used in any way to benefit Dick. Ian McCalman and Ian Green heard the recordings and agreed this was “vintage Dick Gaughan”…

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Dougie Mackenzie with Brian Miller - Along The Way (CD)

…cast of Far, Far From Ypres. Siobhan Miller adds backing vocals along with Ian McCalman, Charlie Milne, George Archibald and Ken McNaughton (referred to in the notes as The Kevock Chorus). The album was recorded and produced by Ian McCalman at his Kevock Studio and he passed on a copy…

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Christine Kydd - Shift and Change (CD)

…cast and recorded extensively, both solo and on a number of projects to produce some of the country’s finest and often award-winning sounds, including singing with Janet Russell, Chantan, Calluna and Sinsheen. A highly regarded educator, theatre performer and vocal coach, she graduated with a Master’s degree in Ethnology and…

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Far, Far From Ypres - The Concert (DVD) (DVD)

…cast: Barbara Dickson MBE * Mairi MacInnes * Siobhan Miller * Fiona Forbes * Anne Murray MBE * Mary Weatherston * Carol Prior * Mairearad Green * Dick Gaughan * Ian McCalman * Iain Anderson (narrator) * Ian Bruce * Stephen Quigg * Stevie Palmer * Professor Gary West *…

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Freeland Barbour & Friends - The Music And The Land (The Concert) (CD)

…Castlesound Studios, Pencaitland. Design is by Mike Garden at Birnam CD. Front cover photo by Cailean Maclean.

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Edinburgh City Police Pipe Band - Revisited (CD)

…Pipe Major Iain McLeod’s Selection - Five Times Champions of The World The Edinburgh City Police Pipe Band was one of the most universally recognised and successful pipe bands of all time. In its 130-year history it won virtually every competition award and accolade available. The Band was known and…

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

…Cast of this internationally acclaimed song, which became part of the soundtrack of the film Sex And The City. The other three Burns’ songs are by Rod Paterson, the late Davy Steele and Fiona Forbes respectively, giants of Scottish song. Hamish Henderson’s The Freedom Come All Ye, often suggested as…

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Alex Hodgson - The Brig Tae Nae Where (CD)

…Castle. He has also sung at the Scottish Parliament, on BBC Radio Scotland and further afield in South Africa and Malaysia. He has appeared in many amateur stage presentations and also has a great interest in storytelling. An all-round professional with a huge following, particularly in lowland Scotland. The eye-catching…

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

…Cast of this popular Robert Burns’ song which was part of the soundtrack of Sex And The City; The Corby Song (written by an unemployed Scotsman who followed employment to the steelworks in Corby) and sung by George Galbraith; a specially composed and recorded piece, Le Campagne di Barga (The…

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Celtic Airs And Reflective Melodies (Celtic Collections vol 15) (CD)

…Cast and The Whistlebinkies; two excellent duos consisting of Xose Munoz & Simon Bradley, and Willie Hunter & Violet Tulloch; and extremely talented soloists in Wendy Stewart, Gordon Gunn, Ian Hardie, Hamish Moore, Tony McManus, Iain MacInnes, Lorne MacDougall, Gary West and Jimmy Young. All the solo tracks have top…

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The Glencraig Scottish Dance Band - Ah’m Dancin’ (Old Time Dances) (CD)

…Castlesound Studios. Design is by John Slavin at Designfolk. This is a unique project and we believe it is the first time it has been tackled in such depth. Greentrax are proud to be involved. “My sincere thanks go to all the members for their continuing, unstinting enthusiasm for this…

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The Occasionals - Birling (CD)

…Castle Sound Studios, Pencaitland, by Stuart Hamilton and True North Studios, Nairn, by Ken Allardyce, in May and June respectively, in 2012. The album contains some tracks for dancing and others for just sheer listening pleasure, but all guaranteed to gain the band many more fans. Design is by band…

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Fiona J Mackenzie - Archipelago (CD)

…Cast (vocals, viola and guitar). Graeme Duffin (guitars), Sandy Jones (programming) and David Lyon (keyboards) also added their session skills. This is a wonderfully textured album with continually changing instrumental arrangements, showcasing the varied and beautiful blend of voices. A very appealing and quite stunning album in the opinion of…

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Alistair Ogilvy - Leaves Sae Green (CD)

…Castlesound Studios. The session musicians are friends Aly Macrae (various instruments including piano, fiddle and mandolin), Steven Polwart (guitars) and Inge Thomson (backing vocals). We believe this is an outstanding young singer with huge potential. “Wonderfully characterful, minutely-nuanced Scots singing…” (The Scotsman) “The young Glasgow singer Alistair Ogilvy is definitely…

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Seudan (CD)

…Seudan comprises some of Scotland’s leading exponents of traditional pipe music and Gaelic song. The music is alive and vital, closely related to its old natural step dance rhythms while the piobaireachd follows the song versions from which they originated. The arrangement and delivery of their repertoire is directly influenced…

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Steele The Show - The Songs of Davy Steele (CD)

…Castlesound Studios. The excellent artwork is by John Slavin of Designfolk. This is a beautifully balanced album with stunning performance from all and we at Greentrax are proud to release this superb tribute to Davy Steele. “A sensational album… each and every song is exceptional.” (Iain Campbell, Taplas) “This CD…

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News Articles

The Singing Sixties with Barbara Dickson and Friends

Cast Barbara Dickson * Archie Fisher * Adam McNaughton * Dick Gaughan * Arthur Johnstone * Iain Anderson * Ian McCalman * Iain Rankin * Ian Bruce * Hamish Bayne * Gary West * Brian Miller * Stevie Palmer * Harry Cullen * Charlie Milne * George Archibald * May…

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Far, Far From Ypres is STMA Event Of The Year 2018

Cast and especially Ian McCalman. Quite amazing to think that this all arose out of June and Ian Green attending the WWI Battlefields tour with Mercat Tours of Edinburgh some years ago. Ian came back and could not rest until he had compiled the double CD Far, Far From Ypres…

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Artist Performances in August 2018

cast of 25, are going well. The concert will be on tour from August to November in various venues around Scotland, and tickets are now on sale at the venues. The final concert will be in the Usher Hall, Edinburgh on 11th November 2018 (Armistice Day). The first concert in…

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Far, Far From Ypres Stage Show

cast of performers, will tour Scotland in 2018: Sunday 5th August - Victoria Halls, Selkirk Thursday 9th August - His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen Wednesday 29th August - Corran Halls, Oban Friday 31st August - Aros Centre, Portree, Skye Saturday 1st September - Village Hall, Ullapool Sunday 7th October - Whitehall…

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Daimh USA & Canada Tour - Summer 2016

caster PA 14th Aug: LONG’S PARK SUMMER MUSIC SERIES, Long’s Park Amphitheater, Lancaster PA 16th Aug: SELLERSVILLE THEATER, Sellersville Theater, Sellersville PA 18th Aug: LOVIN CUP, Lovin Cup, Rochester NY 19th Aug: IRISH CANADIAN CLUB OF HAMILTON, Irish Canadian Club of Hamilton, Hamilton Ontario 20th Aug: CANADA SCOTCH TASTING EVENT,…

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Haddington Pipe Band 2016 Calendar

Castle, the Nungate Bridge and the River Tyne, and – as the back cover shot - an aerial view of Haddington. Another equally memorable series of photos has been contributed by Sarah White, whose images are of Barns Ness Lighthouse, the Goblin Ha’ at Yester Castle, Tantallon Castle and the…

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Eric Bogle at the Gallipoli Centenary 2015

Castle on 25th April and screened on the Castle Esplanade to enable the public to see it. The event including extracts from Eric’s DVD, including his singing of And The Band Played… and All The Fine Young Men. This was reported on BBC TV and STV. Eric Bogle was born…

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February 2015 News

Castle where The Music And Song Of The Great Tapestry Of Scotland is selling like hot cakes. This follows a second very successful exhibition at The Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh and further excellent CD sales.

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Far, Far From Ypres - Martignas Sur Jalle

cast of performers (15) for this one were Ian McCalman, Iain Anderson, Ian Bruce, Gary West, Brian Miller, Fiona Forbes, Anne Murray, Carole Prior, May Weatherston, Alan Prior, George Archibald, Jim Weatherston, Dennis Wilson, Gordon Stewart and me. Sandy Forbes helped out with the PA technicians. Several spouses also accompanied…

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Andrew Marr Picks Favourite Gaughan Track

caster Andrew Marr was recently invited by Songlines magazine to select a favourite playlist for their free covermount CD. One of the tracks Andrew selected was Dick Gaughan’s version of Brian McNeill’s song No Gods and Precious Few Heroes, taken from the album Dick Gaughan - Sail On.

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How Auld Lang Syne Took Over The World

Cast (also included on the Diaspora album and of course part of the Sex And The City movie soundtrack).    Discussion also centered around why so many people wrongly sing Zyne instead of Syne.

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special offer Christmas & New Year Special Offer - SAVE OVER 16% on ANY THREE OR MORE CDs in one order - that's £2.00 off every standard CD.
Offer ends December 31st 2019. Free postage within UK, international postage charges apply. Offer excludes DVDs, books, deletions, overstocks, limited supply and box set titles.

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