"A raw and organic album where superior songwriting and vocal talent as wide as the Nashville skyline allows Ben's Celtic roots to seep out" (5 out of 5 stars) Maverick, "Soulful and thought provoking, the weaving of Irish roots and Americana is a winner." Acoustic Magazine
One of the leading squeezebox players of his generation, “An uncompromising approach, maybe, but it worked, thanks to his blend of elegant, rhythmic and virtuoso playing and easygoing folk club banter.” … “a quiet triumph!” The Guardian
Violin virtuoso brings his immensely popular Gypsy Jazz style to the stage... a mixture of Hot Club classics, fiery Hungarian tunes, some unusual covers, original tunes and even some tasteful free improvisation.
BBC Radio Scotland’s Young Traditional Musician of the Year, "Claire Hastings’s debut album is one of the best Scottish releases this year in any musical genre" Alan Morrison, Head of Music at Creative Scotland... ‘An exquisite album’ Songlines