Label: Green Linnet - CSIF 1067 • Format: Cassette Album • Country: Ireland • Genre: Rock • Style: Folk Rock
After a brief experiment with electric instruments, the Tannies returned The Queen Amang The Heather / Mairi Anne MacInnes - The Tannahill Weavers - Land Of Light a primarily acoustic approach on this album. As always, it's the singing that sets them apart most decisively from the competition: songs like "The Scottish Settler's Lament," "The Rovin' Heilandman" and the album's title track practically shimmer with the band's dense harmonies.
Enjoyment of the instrumentals will hinge mainly on one's appreciation for the highland pipes, which are generally the core of the sound, Hunky Dory - David Bowie - Starman (Special Collectors Edition) (DVD) Phil Smillie's flute and whistle playing are also frequently out in front.
Genre International. Track Listing. The Tannahill Weavers. The Scottish Settler's Lament. The Rovin' Heilandman. Land of Light. Bustles and Bonnets. The American Stranger. Spotify Amazon. The Rovin' Heilandman Traditional. The American Stranger Traditional.
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