Several traditional musicians from the north and north-east have been shortlisted for awards in a competition which recognises the best of Scotland's scene.
Mary Ann Kennedy
The programme for this year’s Gaelic music festival Blas has been revealed, with organisers promising ‘something for every member of the family'.
A star Scottish musician and broadcaster was nearly seven times the drink-drive limit when she was found slumped across the steering wheel of her car on a Highland road.
Excitement mounts as the ‘Oscars’ of the Scottish traditional music world bring glamour and glitz to Inverness, writes Susan Welsh
World premieres, punk singers, jazz and rock pool safaris – it’s all on offer in Skye this summer, writes Susan Welsh