Artist Intro: Adam Sutherland

Adam Sutherland (SCO) is a magnificent fiddler from the shores of Loch Ness, with an impressive history of top bands and collaborations in the genre: Peatbog Faeries, Session A9, The Treacherous Orchestra… Adam has a wonderfully energetic yet very elegant and fluid style, lots of positive vibe and a stunningly wide scope ranging from totally infectious funky grooves to lyrical pieces that often come with a slightly French flavoring. He plays with a very tight acoustic folk-jazz-band; no ”trad trad” here but a great, head-spinning, foot-tapping marriage of Celtic roots to a variety of jazzy and funky influences and genres. Perfect music to set you in motion and lift your mood, so brilliantly executed – just go for it 🙂

P.S. Adam also hosts a brilliant Celtic Trad podcast, Adam Sutherland’s Interesting People where trad musicians talk about their work, roots, inspirations… It’s fab, go listen!


Adam Sutherland on the Web:

Adam’s home page
iTunes / Apple Music
Bandcamp  – if you want to fully support the artists, go here, because artists and labels upload music to Bandcamp and control how they sell it, setting their own prices, offering fans the option to pay more and selling merchandise. 

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