Monica Queen Live release OUT NOW!

New Live Threads of Sound Release by the wonderful and very beautiful Monica Queen! Scotland’s very own Emmylou Harris… Feast your ears here:

It was one of the best gigs of last year… Have a look at their live performance of Sacred Heart

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Trad Warm-up Gig, Glasgow

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The countdown to the 2013 Trad awards started in Glasgow’s Stereo last Thursday night. Here are some shots of evening…

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TINA JORDAN REES added to our Glasgow and Aberdeen Trad awards warm up shows!

Threads of Sound are delighted to announce that Tina Jordan Rees has been added to our Trad awards warm up tour bill!

Dates are Glasgow 5th of Dec at Stereo and Aberdeen 6th of Dec at the Tunnels.


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Tina Jordan Rees is a Glasgow based folk musician originally from Lancashire. She plays piano, flute and whistles and has recently been nominated in the “Up and Coming Artist of the Year” category at the 2013 MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards. Tina graduated in 2011 from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama with a BA (Hons) in Scottish Music, and she was a finalist in the 2011 BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year Award.

Tina’s current projects include an exciting new duo with fiddler Gráinne Brady, playing sparklingly imaginative sets comprised solely of their own compositions. She also plays gigs across Scotland with fiddler Kristan Harvey as part of the project Live Music Now, bringing live music to a wide audience. As well as performing Tina teaches piano, flute and whistle to pupils of all ages.

As an avid composer, Tina takes her influences from many places, including the Irish dance music tradition where she is a household name. She travels the world playing for dancers and has been commissioned to compose custom music pieces for Irish dance choreography across the globe.

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The Jackhammers, The Snipes, and Bobók

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Photos from “Threads of Punk”!

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Very, very excited to announce our TRAD MUSIC AWARDS WARM UP TOUR 2013! Featuring Adam Holmes and the Embers, Ross Ainslie and Adam Sutherland. Additional Acts to be announced… Stereo, Glasgow Thurs 5th of Dec and The Tunnel, Aberdeen on the 6th of Dec. Tickets can purchased in advanced from






















The 2013 MG ALBA TRADMUSIC AWARDS and Gala Concert takes place on the 7th of Dec in Aberdeen at the Aberdeen Music Hall and more information can be found here:





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Brawth, How to Swim, Monica Queen

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Saturday’s gig featuring Brawth, How to Swim, and Monica Queen and Thrum.

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RMHubbert shortlisted for the SAY awards!

Congratulations to our very own RMHubbert for his SAY award shortlist nomination.
To celebrate, we’ve unleashed three new live tracks here
Support live music and pick up a copy!
With love and sunshine, Threads x
ps Don’t forget about our show on Saturday!
Tickets are selling fast :
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