Ruth Keggin solo album - Sheear

Manx Gaelic singer Ruth Keggin was awarded a grant by Culture Vannin to produce a solo album of traditional and contemporary Manx songs. The twelve track album was recorded on the West coast of Scotland and features vocals, guitar, double bass, fiddle and wooden flute.

Songs from the album have already received airplay on BBC Radio 3 and the album will be officially released on 15th February 2014 with an album launch at the Peel Centenary Centre. Ruth will then tour the album in Ireland, where she will be performing joint gigs with the Scottish Gaelic supergroup Daimh.