Sep 10th 2013
November 2013 sees the release of the latest record from Alasdair Roberts, Hirta Songs. A collaboration with Scottish poet Robin Robertson, Hirta Songs is a concept album of sorts, inspired by the people, landscape and history of the remote Scottish archipelago of St Kilda. The supporting cast includes regular members of Alasdair's live and studio ensemble Tom Crossley, Rafe Fitzpatrick and Stevie Jones as well as Robin Williamson (Incredible String Band) and harpist Corrina Hewat.
Hirta Songs will be released on CD, LP and various digital formats on November 4th 2013 by Stone Tape Recordings.