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Daimh - Diversions: A real Foot Stompin' favourite! Daimh are a pipe and fiddle-led Highlands - based band with a high-energy, fast-flowing mixture of music from the Gaelic cultural tradition. The members are from Eire, Scotland, Cape Breton and California and their repertoire features music and song from their native traditions with tunes picked up along the way. The band have previously been nominated for Scottish Folk Band Of The Year at the Scots Trad Music Awards, and Calum Alex has been a Mod Gold Medallist and nominee for STMA Gaelic Singer Of The Year.
Daimh are: Angus MacKenzie (Highland pipes, Border pipes), Colm O' Rua (banjo, mandola), Gabe McVarish (fiddle), Ross Martin (guitar), James Bremner (bodhran) and Calum Alex MacMillan (vocals).
Special guests are: Donald Shaw (piano, organ), Iain MacDonald (flute), Niall Vallely (concertina), Caoimhin Vallely (piano) and Norrie McIver (vocals).
"These musicians were born to this. Dàimh celebrate Celtic traditions with passion and pride, and it shows in this stunning recording..." (Songlines)
|Review:||Having recently seen Diamh at the Brunton halls Musselburgh..... they had the audience begging for more superb musicians and wonderful singer of Gaelic songs that were very well presented and were told in English before the song was sung this album gets my 10 stars|
|1/3||Mo Mhaili Bheag Og|
|1/4||Lads and Lasses|
|1/5||An Caol Loch Eilt|
|1/7||S Dubh Choisich mi 'n Oidhche|
|1/9||He 'm Eille|
|1/10||Lock and Load|
|1/11||Nan Ceadaicheadh An Tide Dhomh|
|Deliver to:||United Kingdom|