Artists

Dick Gaughan
Biography

Scottish musician, guitarist, singer, songwriter, composer and record producer. Ex-member of ‘The Boys Of The Lough’ and founder member of ‘Five Hand Reel’, and the 1990’s Scottish super-group ‘Clan Alba’, Dick has a unique solo style and tours constantly throughout the world.

There are no half measures with Dick Gaughan. What you see is what you get and what you get is one of the cornerstones of modern traditional music. Dick Gaughan has never been easy. The songs he delivers ask questions that some listeners may have thought never existed – so they may not know the answers. When the answers duly come, delivered in a voice that throbs with a unique kind of controlled, vibrating passion, he can shake the most complacent mindset out of its skull.