Duncan McCrone: Colourblind
Sep14

Duncan McCrone: Colourblind

BASED just outside the G63 area, Scottish folk singer/songwriter Duncan McCrone and his band are no strangers having played well-received shows at Buchanan Memorial Hall. His latest album, Colourblind, is a superb collection of songs and, in our opinion, features some of the best work to come from McCrone’s writing partnership with long time collaborator – and bass player in the band – Cy Jack. Fantastic playing from the band...

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Mick Hargan – 45
Sep04

Mick Hargan – 45

GLASGOW-based singer/songwriter Mick Hargan is a true troubadour of our time and his latest release – the 45 EP – brings us six songs that have been written since his 2005 album Conversations Between Us. Although produced in just a  few hours, there’s nothing lacking here – the songs, pulled from a bank of 30-odd unreleased pieces of work – are poignant, well-written and performed with passion and conviction form beginning to...

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Alabama Shakes
Aug05

Alabama Shakes

THE G63.scot Sonos system has been banging out the latest album from Athens, Alabama-based quartet Alabama Shakes all week. Sound & Color is more eclectic than the band’s 2012 debut Boys & Girls which brought Alabama Shakes’ blend of fiery blues-rock and hard-hitting Southern soul to the wider world. Click the banner below to sample the tracks..and buy the album. We think you’ll like it...

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Eilen Jewell: Sundown Over Ghost Town
Jul04

Eilen Jewell: Sundown Over Ghost Town

Sundown Over Ghost Town by Eilen Jewell WE first came across singer/songwriter Eilen Jewell at a SxSW showcase in Austin a few years ago when she released her Boundary County album. It quickly became one of our favourites thanks to her unique style of Americana/roots – country-tinged spellbinding stuff. Eilen hit our radar again with the recent release of Sundown Over Ghost Town. We love it and we think you might too…click the...

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Charlie Parr
Jun21

Charlie Parr

Charlie Parr – click above to watch a bit of video…then check out some of his music on iTunes by following the links at the end of this article… DULUTH-based singer songwriter Charlie Parr plays a mean slide guitar and banjo. He’s the real deal and his folk, blues and roots-based Americana tickles our collective ears here at G63. He was a hit when he played at our very own Memorial Hall, Milton of Buchanan with the...

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