Check of the full programme for Edinburgh Tradfest 2019

Check of the full programme for Edinburgh Tradfest 2019

Edinburgh Tradfest has launched its full programme for the 2019 festival – and you can see the line-up below. Now in its seventth year, Tradfest mixes the very best in traditional music, world cinema celebrating folk culture, and storytelling. This year’s music programme kicks off on April 26 at the Queen’s Hall with anarchic Irish folk band Lankum and continues for the next 11 days. Douglas Robertson, Founder of The Soundhouse Organisation and Programmer of…

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High 5, with Ross Whyte

High 5, with Ross Whyte

Electronic musician Ross Whyte and Gaelic singer Alasdair Whyte join forces for a selection of new arrangements of traditional Gaelic songs and original compositions, accompanied by projected images. Performing at the Scottish Storytelling Centre on Thursday, 5 May, their combination of ambient soundscape, abstract visuals and traditional vocals promises a unique aural and visual experience AAA caught up with Ross Whyte for a quick chat ahead of Thursday’s gig…    Favourite Film   It changes all…

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