These three members of the BBC acclaimed Transatlantic Sessions, are touring in early 2017 to celebrate the release of their latest album. Mike is a current member of Capercaillie and has toured with Bob Dylan and Mark Knopfler. He has collaborated with the likes of Jim Kerr, Youssou N’Dour, John Cale and Zakir Hussian amongst many others. BBC Radio 2 folk Musican of the Year 2006, he was again nominated this year. John McCusker’s unique fiddle playing has earned him a worldwide reputation as one of the most gifted and versatile musicians of any genre. He has worked with artists ranging from Paulo Nutini and Jools Holland to Steve Earle and Rosanne Cash and has recorded with Paul Weller and Ocean Colour Scene to name but a few. John was the recent musical director for Joan Baez and toured with her for 2 year, he is also a founding member of the internationally acclaimed Irish group Solas.
7.30pm, £17 (15).
The Brunton, Ladywell Way, Musselburgh, Lothian EH21 6AA
Friday 3 Mar 2017