On 10th of January 1958 Jerry Lee Lewis topped the UK charts with ‘Great Balls of Fire’.
On the 3rd of January 1987, Aretha Franklin became the first woman to be admitted into the US Rock N Roll Hall of Fame.
“I watched ‘Britain’s Favourite 80’s Songs’ on Channel 5 on Christmas evening”
This morning a post on social media made me think about the first four album records I ever bought.
This film in the Between Islands project by Shetland’s Jenny Napier Keldie tells the story in song of Samuel Angus Ward.
”The C.D. has been compiled as if it were a concert programme, featuring music that an audience might except to hear at one of our Christmas concerts………
“documented super-spreader events hinted that airborne transmission of tiny particles from everyday activities may also be a dangerous route of infection. “
The Between Islands project brings a set of tunes from Shetland, Orkney and the Hebrides played by Jane Hepburn Macmillan, accompanied by Willie Campbell and Neil Johnstone.
In this film for Between Islands Orcadian fiddler Louise Bichan is joined by Ethan Setiawan.
Here is Maggie Adamson with a trio of Shetland tunes as part of Between Islands Project