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ABBOTT, LOUIS (g/v) - Brother Louis Collective ('06-), Moth & The Mirror ('06-)

ABBOTT, SANDY (d) - Yeah Detroit (-'08-)

ABEL, CHARLIE (acc/midi b/v) - Alistair Hunter Lorne Scottish Dance Band ('93-),

Red Krayolo ('06), Iron Broo Scottish Ceilidh Band ('94 ? -)

ABEL, RICK (d) - OK Social Club ('08 -)

ABIE (real name Robert Abraham) (v/g/comedian) - See Mr Abie.

ABUBAKAR, MICHAEL (kb) - Pearl & The Puppets ('06 -)

ACHESON, JOE (b/electronics) - Joe Acheson Quartet ( ), Hidden Orchestra ('10)

ACKROYD, POPPY (vn/p) - Hidden Orchestra ('10 -)

ADAIR, BILL (v/g/sw) Cumbernauld. Solo artiste. Album '09.

ADAM, JOHN (d) - Esperi

ADAMS, CHRIS (v/g/sw) - String Driven Thing ('65-'75, early '90s -)

ADAMS, GEORGE ( ) - One Day 40 ('05-)

ADAMS, MERVYN ( ) - String Driven Thing

ADAMS, PAULINE (v) - String Driven Thing ('65-'75)

ADAMS, ROBIN ( ) - String Driven Thing

ADAMSON, BILLY (d) - Blues Council ('64-'65), Emile Ford, Lulu, Jet Harris, Searchers ('69-'98), moved to France (c. '03) where he died 11.11.13.

ADAMSON, IAIN (d) - Ian Muir Scottish Dance Band

ADAMSON, KIRSTEN (lv/g) - Gillyflowers

ADAMSON, STUART (v/g) - Tatoo ('75-?), Skids ('77-'81),

Big Country ('81-'01), Raphaels ('01). Died 16.12.01.

ADAMSON, WILLIE 'WILL' (lv) - Trax ('79-'80)

ADCOCK, WILLIE (BILL) (b) - Kawana Stock ('69-'71), Monolug ('72-'77)

ADKINS, JACKEROO ( ) - Spolkestra ('06-)

AGNEW, CAROLE (v) - Sanctus ('74-'76)

AGNEW, CHRIS (b/v/g/sw) - Burach, Dougie MacLean Band

AGNEW, GRANT ( ) - Satellite Underground (-'09-)

AGNEW, LEE (d) - Nazareth ('99-)

AGNEW, 'MARK' DAVID (lv) - Sol Byron & The Senate, Senate

AGNEW, PETE (b) - Shadettes, Nazareth ('68-)

AHERN, PAT (d) - Big Country ('90-'91)

AILSWORTH, CHRIS (g/v) - Black Rose

AINSLIE, ROSS (bp/wh/cit/hbp/p) - Vale Of Atholl Pipe Band, Gordon Duncan Band, Clueless,

Flook !, Dougie MacLean Band, Salsa Celtica, Jarleth Henderson, Stobo Village Band ('08 -)

AINSWORTH, MICKEY (acc) - Ian Powrie Band ('54-)

AIRD, DAVID (g) - Sucioperro ('04-'07)

AIRD, JIM (tru) - Souled Out (mid-late '70s)

AITCHIESON, KENNEDY (p) - Featured on album 'New Tradition'  '95.

AITCHISON, DOMINIC (b) - Mogwai ('95-)

AITKEN, ALAN (g/v) - Joe Lethal ('77-early '90s)

AITKEN, ARCHIE (kb) - Atmosphere ('66), High Emotion ('67-'68),

Agatha's Moment ('68-'70 ?)

AITKEN, DAVID ( ) -Passion Play ('85-'87), Phobia, Gun ('87-'89)

AITKEN, GRAHAM (g/v) - F'N'3GS ('07 ? -)

AITKEN, IAN (kb/s/fl) - Shades Of Purple ('70s-'80s ?)

AITKEN, JIMMY 'CHUCK' (v/p) - Tuxedo All Stars ('59 - early '60s)

AITKEN, JIMMY (hbp/bp) - Neilston Pipe Band, La Sonera Calaveras

AJ ( ) - Black Anized ('94-'97 ?), Yush 2K 9'01 ? -)

AJIJO (sax) - Beggar's Opera

ALCOCK, ROSS (kb) - H2O ('78-'79)

ALCORN, PETER (d) - Alestorm ('10-)

ALCORN, RICKY (b/bv) - Athenians ('64-'67 ?)

ALEXANDER, CHRIS (d) - Acute Riot ('05-)

ALEXANDER, DAVID (d) - Zebidies Morgue ('67-'68)

ALEXANDER, DENNIS (g/v) - Scotland's Hardy Sons ('05 ?-), Crooked Jack (-'10-)

ALEXANDER, JIM ('Jimmy Jazz') (s) - Flat Out (occasional player) ('77), Itai Itai (pre '82)

ALEXANDER, NIGEL (p) - Bill Cameron's Scottish Dance Band

ALEXANDER, SANDY (b) - Beachcombers ('65-)

ALLAN, ANDY (b) - String Driven Thing

ALLAN, ANDY (g) (same A. Allan as above ?) - Souled Out (mid-late '70s)

ALLAN, BERT (ps) - Canadian Pacific ( ) which evolved into Drovers ( ). Played in Canada.

ALLAN, CHARLIE (v) - Author, bothy ballad singer

ALLAN, CHARLIE (hbp) - Saor Patrol (-'07-)

ALLAN, CHRIS (kb/bv) - Alto Elite ('08 -)

ALLAN, JAMES (v) - Glasvegas ('03-)

ALLAN, JOHN (s/fl) - Souled Out (mid-late '70s)

ALLAN, MATT (d) - Hog Farm ('73-)

ALLAN, RAB (g) - Glasvegas ('03-)

ALLARDYCE, BILLY (d/sw) - Just Us (-'69), Gully Foyle, Drambo ('72-)

ALLEN, COLIN (d) Stone The Crows (ex John Mayall band)

ALLEN, DAVID (v?) - Endgames ('81 ?)

ALLEN, JEFF (b) - Spirits (d ?), Beatstalkers (late 60s), Dr K's Blues Band,

East Of Eden, Blue (John Peel session)

ALLISON, CHRIS (v/sw) - Milophobia ('07-)

ALLISON, DOT (v) - One Dove ('91- ?), solo artiste.

ALLISON, MIKE (lg/v/sw) - Chevlons ('64 ? -'67), Cartoone ('67-'69).

Became a successful songwriter.

ALSTON, ANDY (p/kb) - Del Amitri ('89-), solo artiste.

ANDERS, JAY (real name James Anderson) (v). See James Anderson.

ANDERSON, BILL (acc) - Lovat Duo / Lovat Dance Band (early '90s)

ANDERSON, BILL (b) - Bodkin (-'72-)

ANDERSON, BILL (b) - Sergeant ('07 ? -)

ANDERSON, BILLY (acc) - Billy Anderson Trio

ANDERSON, BOB (d) - Boston Tea Party (-'10-)

ANDERSON, BRUCE (s) - Memphis Soul Band (-'66-)

ANDERSON, CALLUM (d) - 21st State (-'15-)

ANDERSON, CHRISTOPHER (v) - Jester's Fury ('70s -)

ANDERSON, DAVID (g) - Beachcombers ('65-)

ANDERSON, FRASER (g) - Last Concern (-'09-)

ANDERSON, GARY (g/v) - F'N'3GS / Shudderin Dyke ('07 ? -), Heidrum

ANDERSON, GEORDIE (f) - Foundry Bar Band

ANDERSON, GEORDIE (g/bv/sw) - Third Floor Incident (-'06-)

ANDERSON, GERRY (v) - Vocal impersonator : Frank Sinatra, Tom Jones, Neil Diamond,

Elvis Presley, Shirley Bassey, etc

ANDERSON, GORDON (kb) - Q-Tex ('91-)

ANDERSON, GORDON (aka 'LONE PIGEON') (v/g) - Beta Band ('96- ?), Aliens ('05-)

ANDERSON, GRAEME ( ) - Kays Lavelle ('05 ? -)

ANDERSON, GRAHAM ( ) - Seat Back Tidies

ANDERSON, IAIN (g) - Billy Anderson Trio

ANDERSON, IAN (v/fl/ag/eg/hca/ss/mn/kb/b/bal/wh/prod) Born Dunfermline '47. Blades (Blackpool) ('63-?),

Jethro Tull ('67 -). Has recorded solo albums. Collaborations with Honeymoon Suite ('84), Martin Barre, Dave Pegg, Peter-John Vettese with the London Symphony Orchestra ('84), Uriah Heep, Fairport Convention ('80s and '01)

ANDERSON, IAN (d/v) - Yoshi ('07-)

ANDERSON, JAMES (aka JAY ANDERS) (v) - Jay Anders & The Chevlons

ANDERSON, JHELISA (v) - Shamen ('92 - ?)

ANDERSON, JIM (d) - Rogue ('75 ?), Downtown Flyers ('76), Boyz / Flying Squad (mid-late '70s), Pete Way,

Hot Toddy ('95-'96), Picts ('04 ? -)

ANDERSON, KENNY (aka KING CREOSOTE) (g/v/sw) - Skuobhie Dubh, solo as 'King Creosote' ('95-), Khartoum Heroes ('00 ?), Burns Unit ('07 -)

ANDERSON, LEX (v/hca) - Fool No More ('91- ?)

ANDERSON, LINDA (f) - Fullsceilidh Spelmanslag

ANDERSON, MICHAEL 'TICH' (d) - Altered Images

ANDERSON, MOIRA (v.s) - solo artiste, born Kirkintilloch '38.

ANDERSON, PAUL (f) - Rock Salt & Nails ('92-)

ANDERSON, PETER (ssd/bo) - Whistlebinkies

ANDERSON, PHIL (g/v) - Gordon Gunn Band

ANDERSON, RICHARD (g/bv) - Raising Kain (Apr'05-Dec'06)

ANDERSON, ROBERT ( ) - Floor

ANDERSON, ROD ('SNIB') (b) - Zoot Allures ('97-'00)

ANDERSON, ROY ( ) - Spare Snare, Muppet Mule

ANDERSON, SIOBHAN (v/bv) - French Wives ('08-)

ANDERSON, STEVIE (g) - Law ('00-)

ANDERSON, TOM (f/comp) Born Eshaness, Shetland '10, died '91. Preserver and collector of the Shetland

style of fiddle playing, teaching & inspiring many, including Aly Bain. Composed more than 500 tunes.

ANDERSON, TOM (g) - Billy Anderson Trio

ANDREW, RAB (b/v) - Liberty Bodice ('70s-), Kissing Bandits (-'80s), manager to 'Texas', 'Primal Scream'.

ANDREWS, KIERAN (b/v) - Barents Sea ('08 ? -)

ANEKA (v) (real name MARY SANDEMAN) (active as 'Aneka' '81-'84) Solo artiste with

UK / Euro chart success '81-'82.

ANGUS, COLIN (v/g) - Shamen ('85-'99)

ANGUS, MICHAEL (g/v) - Foxface ('06-)

ANGUS, PETER (d) - Tribe ('65-'66), New Country Sound ('72-'74 ?)

ANNALL, SCOTT (g) - Fools Circle ('06-)

ANSON, FRANK (b) - Itai Itai (1st line up '81)

ANTIONORI, ORLANDO 'ANGIE' (g/v) - Heidi ('70-'74 ?), Sliver ('74-'76)

ARCARI, DAVE (g) - Summerfield Blues ('88-'89, 90-'96), Midnight Blues Band ('89), Radiotones ('96 ? -),

also solo artiste

ARCHBOLD, COLIN (b) - Born 14.11.44 in Edinburgh.  Sabres (The Edinburgh band) ('61 - '65). They did well locally

and toured US Army bases in Scotland, also gigging the Star Club in Hamburg, Germany, Roadsters ('61 - '65), Memphis Show Band,

a popular soul outfit in Edinburgh & Glasgow ('68 - ?), Brody, a talented rock group, their set substantially original material and

finding work in Fife, the Lothians & Newcastle (  ).  He founded a powerful duo with Brody's Justin Robertson (lg). Gasoline Allez,

Chaktra, Charlie McNair Jazz Band ('70s - '90s), with whom he reamained for almost 30 years. The band were stalwarts of the Edinburgh

Jazz Festival ('80s - 90s). Sessions with Fat Sam's, Cadets (late '80s), developed an illness, bringing an end to his playing ('01) and died

4.6.05 in Edinburgh. He'd played "in every (Scottish) town from Jedburgh to Wick".

ARCHIBALD, DEREK (kb) - White

ARCHIBALD, RICKY (b) - Bo Weavles

ARGYLE, ROY (d/v) - Stuntman Mike ('09 -)

ARMITAGE, JOHN (b) - Exploited ('85-'86)

ARMOUR, LAURENCE (trom) - Government ('84-'85)

ARMOUR, PAUL (b) - Cuban Heels

ARMSTRONG, DEREK 'DEKE' (b/bv) - Trax ('79-'80)

ARMSTRONG, KAREN (v) - Third Dimension

ARNOLD, SEAN (v/b/sw) - Sicktrick ('04-), Where The Sea Meets The Sky (-'08-)

ARNOTT, CRAIG (b) - Esperi

ARNOTT, DEB (bn/v) - Blueflint ( ), Stantons ('06 ? -)

ARTHUR, BOB (d/per) - Very Secret History ('05-)

ARTHUR, DAVEY ( ) - Buskers (early '70s), Tam Linn, The Fureys & Davey Arthur, solo artiste.

ASH, RICKI (lg) - Avengers ('65-'72)

ASHTON, CHRIS (g/v) - Soundtrack To A Blockbuster (-'09-)

ASHWOOD, CLAIRE (p/v) - Inner Sight (-'10-)

ASPDEN, MARK (wh) - Allaidh Modhan ('03 ? -)

ASQUITH, VIC (v/kb) - Pat mcGlynn Band ('79)

'ATOM, MAX' (g) - Revillos

'ATTRICK, GERRY' (v) - Pencils

ATTRIDGE, JAMIE ( ) - Captain & The Kings ('08 ? -)

AUSTIN, ANDREW (d) - Hidden Leaves ('07 ? -)

Abbreviations :  

ab-acoustic bass  acc-accordian  ag-acoustic guitar  as-alto sax  b-bass  bb-button box (accordian)  bcl-bass clarinet  bg-bongos  bl-bells  bld-band leader  bn-banjo  bns-bones  

bo-bodhran  bp-border pipes  bpd-bass pedals  bs-baritone sax  btrom-bass trombone  bv-backing vocals  bz-bouzouki  call-caller  cb-cowbell  cbsn-contra basson  ce-cello  ch-chimes  

ci-cittern  cj-cajon  cl-clarinet  clars-clarsach  clav-clavioline  cn-congas  co-coro  con-conductor  cor-cornet  ct-concertina  cv-claves  d-drums  dar-darabuka - db-double bass  

djm-djembe  do-dobro  d.wh-duck whistle  ebp-elec bagpipes  ebz-electric bouzouki  eh-electro harp  f-fiddle  fl-flute  flg-flugelhorn  FM-founding member  frp-fender rhodes piano  

g-elec guitar  g12-12 str. guitar  gb-groovebox  glk-glockenspiel  gsh-gut strung harp  gu-guiro  h-harp  hbp-highland bagpipes  hc-harmonica  hg-hawaiian guitar  hm-harmonium  ho-horn  

horg-hammond organ  jh-jaws harp  kb-keyboard/s  lbp-lowland bagpipes  lg-lead guitar  ls-lapsteel  lv-lead vocal  lw-low whistle  ma-mandola  mar-maracas  mca-melodica  

mh-metal strung harp  mi-multi instrumentalist  ml-melodeon  mn-mandolin  mnce-mandocello  ms-musical saw  nt.g-national tenor guitar  ob-oboe  org-organ  p-piano  per-percussion  

pic-picollo  prog-programming  ps-pedal steel guitar  p.wh-penny whistle  r-rapper  rg-rhythm guitar  s-sax  sd-steel drum  sg-slide guitar  sh-shekere  sm-soumd mixing  smp-sampler  

sn-snare drum  sp-spoons  ss-soprano sax  ssp-Scottish small pipes  str-strings  su-surdo  sw-songwriter  sy-synth  sz-suzaphone  tamb-tambourine  tap-tapan  t.bn-tenor banjo  

tbo-theorbo  tcb-tea chest bass  tenh-tenor horn  th-theramin  ti-timbales  tim-timpani  tri-triangle  tro-trombone  tru-trumpet  ts-tenor sax  tu-tuba  t.wh-tin whistle  uke-ukelele  

up-uillean pipes  v- vocals  v.b-vocal bass  v.bar-vocal baritone v.bb-vocal buffo bass  vi-viola  vih-vihuela  v.ms-vocal mezzo soprano  vn-violin  v.s-vocal soprano  v.ten-vocal tenor  

wb-washboard  wf-wooden flute  wh-whistle  wsy-wind synth  ytma-young traditional musician award

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Archie Aitken on 'If I Were A Carpenter'

'Mark' David Agnew on 'Hold On I'm Comin'

Mike Allison on 'Withering Wood'

Chris & Pauline Adams on 'Say Goodbye...'

David Aird on 'Tem v Com'

Charlie Allan 0n 'Duncarron'

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