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Scottish Modern Folk - Scottish Music from the Virtual Hebrides

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Below is a selection of Scottish modern folk artists, sorted alphabetically. To view more albums by that artist just click on the [View more albums by} in the heading..

Afro Celt Sound System - now called Afrocelts

coverAfro Celts: To read about the Afro Celt Sound System please visit our Irish Music Section:

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Angus MacLeod

coverAngus MacLeod: The Silent Ones - This fine album tells the story (in song) of Bruce County, Canada's Lewis Settlers. The settlers were evicted from their crofts on the Isle of Lewsi in Scotland's Outer Hebrides in 1851 by landlord James Matheson and transported overseas.

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Peatbog Faeries

coverPeatbog Faeries: Faerie Stories - Their latest album only available in the UK at present.

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Pipedown

Modern Scottish Folk Music - PipedownPipedown: The First Measure is the superb debut album by Pipedown. As the name suggests the pipes are very much to the fore, subtly accompanied by guitar, madolin/mandola and percussion.

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Silly Wizard

Modern Scottish Folk Music - Silly WizardSilly Wizzard: Perfect pub music.! "Hands down the best gaelic, celtic, folk, whatever you want to call it band out there. Very down to earth real music. Lots of sad tunes to cry into your beer with, and a several jigs to tap your foot too."

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Rock & PopModern FolkTrad. FolkPipes / FiddleSolo & Misc