We recently announced the shortlist for this year’s Scots Trad Music Awards which takes place on 3rd December at Caird Hall, Dundee.
This year’s ceremony will see some of the biggest names in Scottish traditional music perform, including The Scott Wood Band, Songs of Separation and Mohsen Amini – who was crowned BBC Radio Scotland’s Young Traditional Musician 2016 – and many more.
Below are a reminder of the Album of the Year Nominees:
Album of the Year – Sponsored by Birnam CD (with links to FRUK reviews)
Abyss by Talisk (live review link)
Astar by Breabach
Brighter Still by Adam Holmes and The Embers
Hearts Broken, Heads Turned by Jarlath Henderson
Hello, Goodbye by John McCusker
Matter of Time by Dallahan
Songs of Separation by Songs of Separation
SYMBIOSIS by Ross Ainslie and Ali Hutton
The Hebridean Sessions by Dàìmh
The River by Hamish Napier
Tickets are available from 01382 434 940 or www.dundeebox.co.uk.
Scots Trad Music Awards on TV / Radio / Social Media
The event will be televised on BBC ALBA on Saturday 3 December from 9pm and will be presented by Mary Ann Kennedy and Tony Kearney.
There will be plenty of posting via Social Media so keep an eye on Twitter (hashtag #natrads), Snapchat (follow handsupfortrad) and Facebook (via handsupfortrad page). The event will also be broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland and you can hear that at www.bbc.co.uk/radioscotland. If you are following on social media please remember that the event actually starts at 7pm and you can keep abreast of everything from then.
Scots Trad Music Awards Ticket Giveaway*
Congratulations to our two winners, Peter and Petra. We hope you had a great night at the awards.
Tickets are also available from 01382 434 940 or www.dundeebox.co.uk.