Scottish Pirate Show 4th July 2021

Scottish Pirate Show 4th July 2021

Today’s show featured the following Scottish artists and bands ; Kathleen MacInnes/ B.A. Robertson/ Sweet/ Sutherland Brothers and Quiver/ Chris Rainbow/ The Alan Parsons Project/ Runrig/ Donnie Munro/ Siobhan Miller/ Skipinnish/ Skerryvore/ Amy MacDonald/ The Bluebells/ Al Stewart/ Heron Valley/ Peat and Diesel/ Trail West/ Skipinnish/ Norrie MacIver and The Glasgow Barons/ Runrig/ Dougie MacLean/…

Scottish Pirate Show 27th June 2021

Scottish Pirate Show 27th June 2021

Today’s show featured the following Scottish artists and bands ; Skerryvore/ Del Amitri/ Big Country/ The Marmalade/ Jethro Tull/ Runrig/ Donnie Munro/ Siobhan Miller/ Iona Fyfe/ Hannah Rarity/ Claire Hastings/ Colin Hay/ Journey North/ Daisy Chute/ Al Stewart/ Peat & Diesel/ Norrie MacIver and The Glasgow Barons/ Skipinnish/ Mark Knopfler/ Donnie Munro/ Eddi Reader/ The…

Brief History of Pirate Radio Ships

Brief History of Pirate Radio Ships

Pirate radio in the UK first became widespread in the early 1960s when pop music stations such as Radio Caroline and Radio London started to broadcast on medium wave to the UK from offshore ships or disused sea forts. At the time, these stations were not illegal because they were broadcasting from international waters. The stations were set up by entrepreneurs and music enthusiasts…

Scottish Pirate Show 20th June 2021

Scottish Pirate Show 20th June 2021

Today’s show featured the following Scottish artists and bands ; The Average White Band/ Sweet/ The Bluebells/ Marmalade/ Donovan/ Staran/ Runrig/ Donnie Munro/ Siobhan Miller/ Blair Douglas/ Duncan Chisholm/ Runrig feat. Duncan Chisholm/ Claire Hastings/ Capercaillie/ Mark Knopfler/ Amy MacDonald/ Donnie Munro/ Calum Kennedy/ Peat and Diesel/ The Waterboys/ Gerry Rafferty/ Staran/ Crosby, Stills &…

Staran – Debut Album

Staran – Debut Album

‘Staran’ are a new collective featuring Kim Carnie, John Lowrie, Jack Smedley, Innes White and James Lindsay. Their debut, self-titled release is the first collaboration from this exciting combination of musicians and sees them combine traditional tunes with original compositions and Gaelic song. Staran in Scots Gaelic, it means path, trail or stepping stones. At…

Scottish Pirate Show 13th June 2021

Scottish Pirate Show 13th June 2021

Today’s show featured the following Scottish artists and bands ; Elephant Sessions/ The Marmalade/ Nazareth/ The Simple Touch/ Runrig/ Donnie Munro/ Siobhan Miller/ Jethro Tull/ Staran/ Iona Fyfe/ Maeve MacKinnon/ Niteworks feat. Julie Fowlis/ Lulu/ Eddi Reader/ The Waterboys/ Dire Straits/ Runrig/ Heron Valley/ Skipinnish/ Donnie Munro/ Skerryvore/ Fara/ Graham Nash