Lives in Isle of Skye, Scotland. Founder member of Gaelic group, Runrig. Is a prolific composer of tunes, mainly Scottish and Cajun.
Darrell Scott is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He has written several mainstream country hits, and also has established himself as one of Nashville's premier session instrumentalists. Scott has collaborated with Steve Earle, Sam Bush, Emmylou Harris, John Cowan, Verlon Thompson, Guy Clark, Tim O'Brien, Kate Rusby, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, and many others. His unique music has attracted a growing fanbase, and he tours regularly with his own band.
The Cosmic Rough Riders are a pop/rock band from Glasgow, Scotland. They were originally formed in 1998 by Daniel Wylie and Stephen Fleming, and later they were joined by Mark Brown and James Clifford. Daniel made two solo albums under the guise of CRR, "Deliverance" in 1999 and "Panorama" in 2000. Local musician Stephen Fleming was brought in to engineer and play guitar on the "Panorama" sessions.
Whispertown2000 is from Los Angeles, California. The band is comprised of Morgan Nagler (lead vocals/guitar/songwriter), Vanesa Corbala (vocals/drums/percussion), Tod Adrian Wisenbaker (guitar/drums), and Colt Maloney (bass) and now Casey Wisenbaker. They have toured with several prominent artists in the past few years, including Michael Runion, Johnathan Rice, Margot & the Nuclear So and So's, Bright Eyes, but most notably Jenny Lewis with The Watson Twins and The Elected (featuring Jenny Lewis and Blake Sennett of Rilo Kiley.)
The Beautiful Word- Brighton's finest mystery-pop quintet- will spin you a sparkly web of wonder and melodic delight. A fantastical blend of the childish and sophisticated. Think Swizzels-Matlow making teapots for grown-ups. Expect songs about love, heartbreak and animals.
Young Devon folk singer Jim Causley became involved with traditional music from an early age via his family, the local folk scene and an historical wassailing tradition in his village of Whimple, East Devon. After studying Jazz & Popular music at Exeter College he went on to study Traditional Music at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. During this time he became involved in the wider folk scene and gained great interest in folk clubs throughout the country as a solo performer.
Huddersfield, UK based singer songwriter, humorist, compere extraordinaire, former member of Rachel Unthank and the Winterset (songwriter/piano/voice), nominated for the Mercury Prize 2008. Now joining forces with Yorkshire singer songwriter Heidi Tidow to form the duo "O'Hooley & Tidow", their critically acclaimed album Silent June was release in February 2010 on the No Masters label. O'Hooley & Tidow also appear on several tracks of the Chumbawamba record ABCDEFG (2010).