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Winner of the 1994 Indie Award for Celtic Album of the Year!

National Association of Independent Record Distributors and Manufacturers

1...The Blackbird Set: Blackley of Hillsdale/The Blackbird/The Hankie Dance/Jack Daniel's Reel/The Farmer's Daughter (4:50)
2...Capernaum (2:45)
3...The Plooboy Laddies/John Murray of Lochee (4:43)
4...The Unicorn Set: The Unicorn/Trip to Pakistan/an Andro (6:26)
5...The Braes o' Balquhidder (4:03)
6...The Hieland Sodger (3:05)
7...The Carls o' Dysart (1:10)
8...The Log Splitter Set: Caradale Bay/The Log Splitter/Calibachan/Drochaid Luideach (4:20)
9...The Sound of Taransay (3:36)
10...The Brewer Laddie/Cathkin Braes (4:10)
11...The Bergen (3:50)
12...Gray Bob's Set: Gray Bob/Cutty's Wedding/ Loch Carron/Gray Bob (3:20)
13...Captain Ward/The Streaker (2:53)
14...Hame (5:40)

Many thanks to everyone who assisted in the making of this recording - in particular Nik Kinloch at ÇaVa Studios in Edinburgh for his great help and assistance in the studio and drums on track 6; to Alan MacDonald for his help in putting names to tunes; to Jess at the studio, and to Rosie for putting up with the housefull of us.  As always, a special thanks to Herschel and family for their work and friendship year in and year out; to all at Green Linnet, to Detlef and Florian in Bremen, and to Maggie for all her work.

If this is the first time you have "taken the band home", welcome to our music.  To those of you who have supported us over the years...a million thanks.

The Tannahill Weavers
Edinburgh, 1994


Roy Gullane: guitar, vocals
Phil Smillie: flute, whistles, bodhran, vocals
Les Wilson: bouzouki, keyboards, vocals
John Martin: fiddle, viola, cello, vocals
Kenny Forsyth: highland bagpipes, Scottish small pipes, whistles

Recorded in 1994 at ÇaVa East, Edinburgh, Scotland. Engineered by Nik Kinloch. Mastered at ÇaVa Sound Workshops, Glasgow. Mastering engineer Robin Rankin. Produced by the Tannahill Weavers.

Available as GLCD1146 from Green Linnet Records.

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