There are many different Tiree connected musicians / bands up for various awards at the MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards 2010 which is a phenomenal achievement for the island!
Skerryvore, Trail West, The Skipinnish Ceilidh House and Gordon Connel have all been nominated.
Also Rachel Walker of Skipinnish Records has been nominated as have the Oban Youth Pipe Band, who have a had a tremendous year!
All the nominees would certainly appreciate a vote, so please head over to:
www.handsupfortrad.co.uk/tradmusicawards/voting2010.html and vote!
The Various Nominations are:
- Skerryvore – Live Act of the Year
- Trail West – Scottish Dance Band of the Year
- The Skipinnish Ceilidh House – Venue of the Year
- Gordon Connel – Tutor of the Year
- Rachel Walker – Gaelic Singer of the Year
- Oban Youth Pipe Band – Pipe Band of the Year
More info about all the nominees can also be found on the handsupfortrad website