martinibuster - 10:18 am on Jan 27, 2007 (gmt 0) The Scots rock. Wish I could be there.
Celtic Connections 2007 [celticconnections.com]- Burns Mela
Future Pilot AKA have curated a unique 'Burns Mela' event for this year's Celtic Connections 2007 festival. The concert will take place at Glasgow's Fruitmarket on Sunday January 28th at 8pm. Artists confirmed to appear include Sheila Chandra, Johnny Kalsi and the Dhol Foundation, Tigerstyle, Dundee's finest Michael Marra, piper Iain MacInnes, early music group Concerto Caledonia and flute/whistle ace Michael McGoldrick with tabla virtuoso Parvinder Bharat...There will also be a Burns reading by legendary Scots novelist/illustrator Alasdair Gray. The ticket price for this evening includes a lavish Burns-inspired buffet, supplied by Harlequin Indian restaurants. Specially prepared dishes include haggis pakora, neeps and tattie samosas and Ayrshire masala
The Scots rock. Wish I could be there.