The Celtic Music Radio Album of the Week commencing Saturday 9 August is the new CD from North Sea Gas called ‘The Fire and Passion of Scotland.’
North Sea Gas are Dave Gilfillan, Ronnie MacDonald and Grant Simpson.
Going for over 30 years and stronger than ever! One of Scotland’s most popular folk bands with great vocals and tremendous three-part harmonies with guitars, mandolin, fiddle, bouzouki, whistles, bodhrans and banjo plus good humour is all part of the entertainment.
Regardless if they are playing to an audience of a few dozen or, as was the case when they recorded for Chinese television, 800 million, the band retain the same captivating style that won Gold and Silver discs from the Scottish Music Industry Association.
Their new album ‘The Fire and Passion of Scotland’ won the 2013 album of the year award from a internet webcaster in the United States.
Grant Simpson is the youngest member of North Sea Gas and joined the band in 2006 comes from Lossiemouth, Morayshire and is looking forward to the return visit and play his home town on Saturday 30 August, 2014.
North Sea Gas and their new CD The Fire and Passion of Scotland can be bought here.