Alasdair Roberts & Friends’ new CD/double LP will be released by Drag City Records on 22nd January 2013. It is entitled A Wonder Working Stone and features ten songs written by Alasdair himself, arranged for an international (Scottish, English, Irish and Welsh) cast of musicians! Some of these musicians are depicted alongside Alasdair on the front page of this website: Stevie Jones (upright bass), Ben Reynolds (electric guitar, harmonica), Rafe Fitzpatrick (fiddle, rap) and Shane Connolly (drums). Also appearing on the record are: Olivia Chaney, Tom Crossley, Donald Lindsay, Ross McCrae, Michael John McCarthy, Alison McGillivray, Richard Merchant and Howie Reeve.
Alasdair kicks off his 2013 activities with the following January solo dates:
12th January: AK Bell Library, Perth
22nd January: Leith Folk Club, Edinburgh
Please see the Live page of this website for more information.