The Celtic Music Radio Album of the Week commencing Saturday 4 May is the new release from The Battlefield Band titled ‘Room enough for all’. Gordon Hotchkiss talks to Alasdair White, fiddles and multi-instrumentalist with the band about the band’s history and their new CD album.
From one of the great institutions of the Scottish music scene, captures Battlefield Band at the top of their game.
The group’s ever-fiery instrumental dynamic with bagpipes and fiddles to the fore, exhibits the intuitive interplay and understanding between world class traditional musicians while their songs of social history, plaintive ballads and songs from the Scots Gaelic tradition are as powerful, relevant and moving as ever.
The Battlefield Band are: Sean O’Donnell, Alasdair White, Ewen Henderson and Mike Katz.
Album of the Week, Saturday 4 May 12 noon and 12 midnight and Monday 6 May at 6.00pm and Catch Up anytime.