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Ewan MacPherson: Norther

Ewan MacPherson: Norther (Phat Controller PHATCD007)

Norther
Ewan MacPherson

Skye Recording / Phat Controller PHATCD007 (CD, UK, 1 January 2008)

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Produced by Iain Copeland and Ewan MacPherson;
Recorded by Iain Copeland at Skye Recording 2007;
Mastered by Denis Blackham at Skye Mastering;
Sraperboard drawings by Pam MacPherson;
Ewan MacPherson photograph by Anne Sofie Linge Valdal;
Design and layout by Ewan MacPherson and Iain Copeland

Musicians

Ewan MacPherson: vocals, guitar;
Hannah Read: backing vocals;
Vashti Bunyan: backing vocals;
Fraser Fifield: pipes, whistle;
Iain Copeland: drums;
Ed Kelly: double bass;
Alasdar White: fiddle;
Jon Bews: violin;
Anna-Wendy Stevenson: violin;
Seylan Baxter: cello

Tracks

  1. Quiet Society (3.08)
  2. Norther (5.28)
  3. All the Kings (4.44)
  4. Beachcomber (4.36)
  5. Travelling in Winter (4.41)
  6. Winter Me (3.31)
  7. Windscreen Conversation (7.08)
  8. Cold. Summer. Son (3.01)
  9. Easy Days (3.39)
  10. Nearly Home (4.13)
  11. Year Tired (5.46)

All tracks by Ewan MacPherson except
Track 3 words from Scotland's Winter by Edwin Muir, music Ewan MacPherson;
Track 6 words Iris MacFarlane

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Ewan MacPherson: Fetch!

Ewan MacPherson: Fetch! (Shoogle SHOOGLE16017)

Fetch!
Ewan MacPherson

Shoogle Records SHOOGLE16017 (CD, UK, 18 November 2016)

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Produced by Ewan MacPherson;
Recorded by Ewan MacPherson at Calair Cottage, Balquhidder, Scotland, and Kulturhuset Gimle, Bergen, Norway, in May and June 2016;
Percussion recorded by Magnus Lundmark, Hovmantorp, Sweden;
Mixed by Angus Lyon at Gran's House Studio;
Mastered by Denis Blackham at Skye Mastering;
Design by Ewan MacPherson

Musicians

Ewan MacPherson: mandolin, mandola, banjo, jew's harp, guitars, harmonium, percussion;
Aaron Jones: bouzouki, cittern [1, 8];
Alasdair White: fiddle [1, 8, 11];
Ben Farmer: melodeon [5-6, 12];
Callum Convoy: bodhrán [1, 8];
Chris Wright: cittern, mandola [6, 13];
Fin Moore: Border pipes, small pipes [2, 13];
Hannah Read: fiddle [7];
Lauren MacColl: fiddle, viola [9, 13];
Magnus Lundmark: percussion [3, 6-7];
Sarah Hoy: fiddle [2, 13];
Sigrid Moldestad: Hardanger fiddle [3, 10]

Tracks

  1. Brutus the Husky / MacColl's (5.52)
  2. The Silver Tongues / Meall an Fhiodhain (5.18)
  3. Saltus (5.46)
  4. The Cherry Tree Reel / Dog's Got an Itchy Nose (3.52)
  5. Only the Burn Is Not Silent (5.32)
  6. Ruchenitza / Red Cyril (5.41)
  7. Ranarim's Welcome to Scotland / Icy North Gutter Experiment (6.40)
  8. The High Surge of the Sea / Caravan Up North (5.01)
  9. As April Is to Winter (3.54)
  10. Cedar Dust (3.25)
  11. Dead End Glen (3.15)
  12. Mad Mr MacPherson / Seamus the Camel (5.50)
  13. Holding the Whippet / The Torrents (5.12)

All tracks by Ewan MacPherson except
Track 6a trad. arr. Ewan MacPherson, Chris Wright;
Track 12a Ben Farmer;
Track 13a Derek Hoy

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Hushman: Hushman

Hushman: Hushman (Hudson HUD031CD)

Hushman
Hushman

Hudson Records HUD031LP/CD (LP/CD, UK, 18 November 2022)

The Rising Line
Hushman

Hudson Records (DL single, UK, 17 May 2022)

Hushman: The Rising Line (Hudson)
Hushman: Bite of Fire (Hudson)

Bite of Fire
Hushman

Hudson Records (DL single, UK, 1 July 2022)

It's All in the Distance
Hushman

Hudson Records (DL single, UK, 1 August 2022)

Hushman: It's All in the Distance (Hudson)
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Produced by Ewan MacPherson;
Mixed by Andy Bell at Hudson Studios, Sheffield;
Mastered by Dean Honer;
Photography by Archie MacFarlane;
Design by Robin Beatty

Folk Radio UK review by Glenn Kimpton

Musicians

Ewan MacPherson: guitars, vocals, harmonium, synthesiser / programming, bowed bouzouki, jew's harp;
Ben Nicholls: electric and acoustic bass [1-2, 4, 7-10];
Lauren MacColl: fiddle and viola [1-2, 4, 10];
Hannah Read: fiddle and vocals [1, 4, 7-10];
James Mackintosh: drums [1, 4, 7-10];
Magnus Lundmark: percussion [3];
Kim Carnie: vocals [2];
Thomas Hein: piano [2]

Tracks

  1. It's All in the Distance (4.45)
  2. She Climbs the Munros (4.34)
  3. Duke Henrik (5.16)
  4. The Rising Line (4.13)
  5. Playing Giants (3.49)
  6. Beltane (Bell Tune) (6.57)
  7. Bite of Fire (4.03)
  8. Going Upstream (5.10)
  9. Freshwater Salt (5.13)
  10. Remedy for a Hollow Heart (5.30)

All tracks written by Ewan MacPherson except
Track 3 trad. Swedish, from J.N. Ahlström: 300 Nordic Folk Songs, translated by Emma Björling;
Track 6 trad., collected by M.W. Myers, first published in 1936

Video

Hushman performs The Rising Line:

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Groups and Projects featuring Ewan MacPherson

Malinky: The Unseen Hours (Greentrax CDTRAX276) Malinky, The Unseen Hours, CD, Greentrax CDTRAX276, 2005

Mackinnon MacColl MacPherson: January (MacMacMac Music) Mackinnon MacColl MacPherson, January, CD EP, MacMacMac, 2010

Salt House: Lay Your Dark Low (Make Believe MBR5CD) Salt House, Lay Your Dark Low, CD, Make Believe MBR5CD, 2013

Salt House: Undersong (Make Believe MBR7CD) Salt House, Undersong, CD, Make Believe MBR7CD, 2018

Salt House: Twine Weel the Plaiden (Make Believe) Salt House, Twine Weel the Plaiden, DL single, Make Believe, 2019

Salt House: Working for Zeus (Hudson HUD026CD) Salt House, Working for Zeus, CD EP, HUD026CD, 2021

Salt House: Riverwoods (Hudson HUD0xxCD) Salt House, Riverwoods, CD, Hudson HUD033CD, 10 March 2023, LP, Hudson HUD033LP, April 2033

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Other records with Ewan MacPherson

The Complete Songs of Robert Burns Volume 11 (Linn CKD 200) Various Artists, The Complete Songs of Robert Burns Volume 11, 2 CD, Linn CKD 200, 2002

The Complete Songs of Robert Burns Volume 12 (Linn CKD 201) Various Artists, The Complete Songs of Robert Burns Volume 12, CD, Linn CKD 201, 2002

Fribo: The Ha' o' Habrahellia (Fellside FECD205) Fribo, The Ha' o' Habrahellia, CD, Fellside FECD205, 2006

Sarah-Jane Summers: Nesta (Dell Daisy DELL001) Sarah-Jane Summers, Nesta, CD, Dell Daisy DELL001, 2008

Ewan Robertson: Some Kind of Certainty (Greentrax CDTRAX328) Ewan Robertson, Some Kind of Certainty, CD, Greentrax CDTRAX328, 2010

Jeana Leslie & Siobhan Miller: Shadows Tall (Greentrax CDTRAX352) Jeana Leslie & Siobhan Miller, Shadows Tall, CD, Greentrax CDTRAX352, 2010

Siobhan Miller: Flight of Time (Vertical VERTCD101) Siobhan Miller, Flight of Time, CD, Vertical VERTCD101, 2014

Fribo: Happ (Fribo 00035) Fribo, Happ, CD, Fribo 00035, 2012

Patsy Reid: The Brightest Path (Classy Trad CTREC002) Patsy Reid, The Brightest Path, CD, Classy Trad CTREC002, 2014

RANT: Reverie (Make Believe MBR6CD) RANT, Reverie, CD, Make Believe MBR6CD, 2016

Sineag MacIntyre: Lòn Bàn (Greentrax CDTRAX396) Sineag MacIntyre, Lòn Bàn, CD, Greentrax CDTRAX396, 2018