Celtic Connections - 2018

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01Folk Night20180129

Mark Radcliffe with live music from Celtic Connections 2018 at the CCA in Glasgow.

Mark Radcliffe brings you live music from the CCA in Glasgow for Celtic Connections 2018. Scotland's annual folk, roots and world music festival celebrates 25 years of showcasing Celtic music and its connections to cultures across the globe.

The line-up features Edinburgh singer-songwriter Karine Polwart performing songs from her new project A Pocket Of Wind Resistance, written in collaboration with sound designer Pippa Murphy, and Elephant Sessions, a young neo-trad folk band from the Highlands of Scotland, plus new trio I'm With Her, made up of American singer-songwriters Aoife O'Donovan, Sarah Jarosz and Sara Watkins.

02Country and Americana Night20180130

Mark Radcliffe with more live music from Celtic Connections 2018 at the CCA in Glasgow.

Mark Radcliffe brings you live music from the CCA in Glasgow for Celtic Connections 2018. Scotland's annual folk, roots and world music festival celebrates 25 years of showcasing Celtic music and its connections to cultures across the globe.

The line-up features the close-harmony singing of The Secret Sisters, two siblings from Muscle Shoals, Alabama who have recently been nominated for a Grammy Award. Sam Outlaw, a new country artist from Southern California who grew up listening to the music of Don Williams and Merle Haggard. Plus Courtney Marie Andrews, an Americana artist from Phoenix, Arizona influenced by Joni Mitchell.