Thanks to Robert Forster and his son Louis for their incredible performance at FRETS on Saturday night. Robert’s set covered his catalogue from The Go-Betweens through to his recent magnificent album, ‘The Candle and the Flame’.
A Portrait of Happiness, backstage at FRETS after Robert’s set at the Strathaven Hotel.
Next up to April, we have James Yorkston in concert on Friday 21st, which will be amazing. James has recorded several albums over the years for the esteemed Domino label, his latest – a collaboration with Nina Persson (‘The Great White Sea Eagle’) – reached number 1 in the official UK Folk Charts.
Also performing on the bill are John Douglas (The Trashcan Sinatras) and The Kingfishers.
BBC Radio Scotland’s Vic Galloway is also part of the evening and will be interviewing James about the books he has written. Vic will also be talking to Craig McAllister and Stephanie Gibson about their book – ‘The Perfect Reminder’ about the Trashcan Sinatras’ second album.
Tickets for James Yorkston in concert at FRETS on Fri 21st April available at this link: https://www.wegottickets.com/event/572019