Land of Light - The Tannahill Weavers
Track Listing
  1. Lucy Cassidy/The Bletherskate/The Smith of Chilliechassie
  2. The Scottish Settler's Lament
  3. Donald Maclean's Farewell to Oban/Dunrobin Castle/The Wise Maid/Iain'
  4. The Rovin' Heilandman
  5. The Yellow-Haired Laddie/Dream Angus
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  1. Lucy Cassidy/The Bletherskate/The Smith of Chilliechassie
  2. The Scottish Settler's Lament
  3. Donald Maclean's Farewell to Oban/Dunrobin Castle/The Wise Maid/Iain'
  4. The Rovin' Heilandman
  5. The Yellow-Haired Laddie/Dream Angus
  6. Land of Light
  7. The Queen Amang the Heather/Mairi Anne Macinnes
  8. Bustles and Bonnets
  9. The American Stranger
  10. Conon Bridge/Macbeth's Strathspey/Major David Manson/Mrs. Macpherson
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After a brief experiment with electric instruments, the Tannies returned to a primarily acoustic approach on this album. As always, it's the singing that sets them apart most decisively from the competition: songs like "The Scottish Settler's Lament," "The Rovin' Heilandman" and the album's title track practically shimmer with the band's dense harmonies. Enjoyment of the instrumentals will hinge mainly on one's appreciation for the highland pipes, which are generally the core of the sound, though Phil Smillie's flute and ...

Land of Light 1993, Green Linnet

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