Acclaimed Scottish singer Kaela Rowan released The Fruited Thorn, her second solo album in August 2016. Gaining excellent reviews including a 5* rating in fRoots, the album is a collec on of traditional Scottish and Irish ballads sung in Gaelic, Scots and English.
Kaela will be appearing at Celtic Connections in January 2017 with her regular band – James Mackintosh (guitar, percussion), and Ewan MacPherson (guitar, mandolin, jaw harp) plus guest musicians Patsy Reid (fiddle), Jarlath Henderson (pipes, whistles, vocals), Dayam Khan Manganiyar (vocals) and Ewen Vernal (bass). She will tour the UK in February/March 2017
Kaela and the band are available for festival appearances and touring throughout 2017 and beyond.