This Week

Fiona spins the vinyl






Just check your local station for broadcast day and time and join us for this week's Thistle.

Week 17

April 28 

Alan Reid

Marking their shared event at Edinburgh’s TradFest, Fiona revisits an encounter with her old friend Alan Reid, the singer and long-time Battlefield Band member who was also her very first radio interviewee.  They reminisce about that meeting and reflect on musical journeys.

Week 16

April 21

Wayfaring Strangers

We mark Fiona’s Celtic-Americana event at TradFest, Edinburgh’s annual showcase of Traditional Arts and Culture, by re-tracing the musical migration from Scotland through Ulster to Appalachia.