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Capercaillie

Capercaillie
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Genre: Folk, World, Pop/Rock
Group Members: Shaun Craig, Marc Duff, Manus Lunny, Martin MacLeod, Karen Matheson, Charlie McKerron, John Saich, Donald Shaw, Fred Morrison, Wilf Taylor
Biography: The musical traditions of Scotland are fused with the dynamic drive and electronic instrumentation of contemporary music by Capercaillie (pronounced: Kap-ir-kay-lee). While their initial repertoire focused on traditional tunes collected from Christine Primrose, Flora MacNeill, and Na h'Oganaich, the ...Read full biography
To the Moon
Released: 1996
Label: Survival
Critics' Rating:
Following in the footsteps of Secret People and Delirium, this album offers mainly original compositions with the inclusion of the occasional Gaelic song and instrumental. Karen Matheson's voice is the ...Read full review
Sidewaulk
Released: 1989
Label: Psychobaby Records
Critics' Rating:
Donal Lunny's production and the band's skill make this collection of driving, syncopated tunes and songs very exciting indeed. ~ Steve Winick, Rovi ...Read full review
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