Jed's new CD release, North Face is a return to the source for him. All acoustic, layered guitar, bozouki
and lap steel supporting Jed's signature vocal style on songs from Ireland, Northumberland and
Appalachia. There's even a guest appearance on uillean pipes, flute and whistle by Jed's old
Hedgehog Pie mate Mick Doonan, squaring another musical circle in troubadour Jed's long and
Illustrious career as an innovator, arranger and performer of traditional song and dance music from UK,
Ireland and various points east and west of there!
1 Oct O’Rourke & McGuire
Michelle Burton, Catie Martin and Jessica Foot ignite the folk music of their time and place. Newly-formed in 2017, having already stunned audiences at the Robert Burns and National Celtic Festivals, TNE are recipients of a Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club scholarship enabling them to explore and develop their Australian Trad identity and serve as exponents in a cultural exchange with Shetland and Scottish musicians in September 2017 – giving performances and workshops. They have been collecting, writing and arranging contemporary Australian tunes/songs with eclectic craftsmanship and will continue this project upon their return to Melbourne, with plans to record in 2018. This is the line up: Michelle Burton - Harp, Vocals Jessica Foot - Oboe, Cor Anglais, Violin, Vocals Catie Martin - Cello, Vocals