Battlefield Band

Genres: World Music
Descriptive "tags": folk celtic scottish scottish folk celtic folk world Powered by AudioScrobbler
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
Links online: Official Homepage Wikipedia

Biography

From their beginnings in 1969, there have been many personnel changes in the Battlefield Band. Founder member Alan Reid (2 May 1950, Glasgow, Scotland; keyboards, vocals) is the one constant. He has been joined over the years by Brian McNeill (b. 6 April 1950, Falkirk, Scotland; vocals, multi-instruments), Dougie Pincock (b. 7 July 1961, Glasgow, Scotland; pipes, flute, saxophone), Alistair Russell (b. 15 February 1951, Newcastle, Northumberland, England; guitar, vocals), Jim Barnes (guitar), Sylvia Barnes (dulcimer, bodhran), John Gahagan (concertina), Jamie McMenemy (guitar, mandolin, vocals), Pat Kilbride (guitar, vocals), Duncan MacGillivray (pipes), Ged Foley (b. Co. Durham, England; guitar, mandolin, vocals), Jim Thompson, Sandra Long, Eddie Morgan, Ricky Starrs, Iain MacDonald (b. 28 July 1960, Inverness, Scotland; pipes, flute, whistle, ex-Ossian), and Jenny Clark (b. 24 January 1959, Aberdeen, Scotland; vocals, guitar, dulcimer, cittern). Clark was the...

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