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Triptych announced more names! CCS and Terry Riley have both confirmed gigs for the last weekend in April. Click here for more details.
This year’s Isle of Skye Festival will take place over the weekend of 25-26 May. Tickets are now on sale priced £40 per day or £75 for a weekend with camping. See www.skyemusic festival.co.uk for details. We’ll fill you in on the line-up as it gets announced.
Something for the musicians among you: a new website has been set up which enables bands to post requests for band members, musicians and even crew to work with. It’s the virtual equivalent of that big notice board in your local music shop. Visit www.bandandcrew.com for more.
Furthering the idea that James Grant is the people’s singer/songwriter, the former Love and Money man is searching out venues for a tour and has said he’d be up for playing in your house should you desire. He only needs somewhere that will fit 30 or 40 bodies and won’t need a PA. ‘I can come anywhere,’ he states, ‘and I mean anywhere.’ Have a butcher’s at www.jamesgrant.com and nominate your front room.