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Alasdair Roberts & Robin Robertson - Hirta Songs flac album
  • Performer Alasdair Roberts
  • Title Hirta Songs
  • Date of release 2013
  • Country UK
  • Style Folk
  • Other formats MP4 AHX VQF MP3 FLAC DMF APE
  • Genre World & Folk & Country
  • Size MP3 1215 mb
  • Size FLAC 1309 mb
  • Rating: 4.5
  • Votes: 813

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In stock now for same day shipping. Home Rock . Stone Tape. Alasdair Roberts/Robin Robertson. Format: LP Cat: STR 006LP Released: 19 Dec 13 Genre: Rock.

Stone Tape Recordings. array(0) { }. A Fall of Sleet. Farewell to the Fowler. Laoidh Fhionnlaigh Oig.

There's something about a mid-career self-titled album that heralds an apex in the artist's creative output. Home Folk Alasdair Roberts. Release Date: Jan 27, 2015 Record label: Drag City Genre(s): Folk, Celtic, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Rock, Neo-Traditional Folk, Indie Folk, Contemporary Celtic. 77 Music Critic Score How the Music Critic Score works. Alasdair Roberts - Very Good, Based on 7 Critics.

This stripped-down hymn to St Kilda transports Neil Spencer. Published: 9 Nov 2013. Singers including James Yorkston and Alasdair Roberts revisit a terrific folk project based around James Green's multi-instrumental skills, writes Robin Denselow. Published: 2 Aug 2012. The people in his songs regularly meet painful deaths. So why doesn't Alasdair Roberts seem a bit more, well, glum? By Alexis Petridis.

Alasdair Roberts (2001-2018) 2001 The Crook of My Arm (L) Scans Back. jpg 01. Lord Gregory. mp3 02. As I Came In by Huntly Town. 01. The Green Mossy Banks of the Lea (Molina & Roberts). 02. Ten Thousand Miles (Molina & Roberts). 2013 Hirta Songs (& Robin Robertson) (L). Scans.


A1 A Fall Of Sleet
A2 Farewell To The Fowler
A3 Laoidh Fhionnlaigh Oig
A4 The White-Handled Knife
A5 The Plain Of Spells
A6 Tuireadh Nan Hiortach
B1 Leaving St Kilda
B2 The Drum Time
B3 The Well Of Youth
B4 Exodus

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Alasdair Roberts
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Robin Robertson
  • Copyright (c) – Stone Tape Recordings


  • Bass [Upright Bass] – Stevie Jones
  • Drums, Flute, Voice – Tom Crossley
  • Fiddle [Hardanger Fiddle] – Robin Williamson
  • Fiddle, Voice – Rafe Fitzpatrick
  • Harp – Corrina Hewat
  • Mastered By – Mark Beazely*
  • Mixed By – Stevie Jones
  • Music By – Alasdair Roberts
  • Performer [Congregation] – Ewan Walker, Hanna Tuulikki, Howie Reeve, Luke Fowler, Mairi Morrison, Rafe Fitzpatrick, Tom Crossley
  • Performer [Congregation], Vocals [Precentor] – Alasdair Roberts
  • Recorded By – Charlie Francis , Graeme Young, Luke Fowler
  • Voice – Robin Robertson (tracks: 7, 9)
  • Voice, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Keyboards, Cello, Drum – Alasdair Roberts
  • Words By – Robin Robertson


All songs are by Alasdair Roberts (music) and Robin Robertson (words) [copyright control], except where noted. The poems 'Leaving St Kilda' and 'The Well of Youth' are by Robin Robertson.

'Leaving St Kilda' is from [i]The Wrecking Light[/i] (Picador, 2010) and reproduced by kind permission.

Recorded at Chamber Studios, Edinburgh by Graeme Young, 10th and 11th December 2011 and at home in Glasgow throughout 2012. Congregation recorded by Luke Fowler. Robin Robertson recorded in London. Robin Williamson recorded in Cardiff on 29th December 2011 by Charlie Francis.

All tracks mixed by Stevie Jones at Kinning Park, November 26th-28th 2012.

Mastered by Mark Beazely.

The first 100 pre-orders for this album's LP or CD came with a free Alasdair Roberts bonus live CDr "Live At Leigh Folk Festival".

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 66017267715

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
STR-006CD Alasdair Roberts & Robin Robertson Alasdair Roberts & Robin Robertson - Hirta Songs ‎(CD, Album) Stone Tape Recordings STR-006CD UK 2013
STR-006 Alasdair Roberts & Robin Robertson Alasdair Roberts & Robin Robertson - Hirta Songs ‎(CDr, Album, Promo) Stone Tape Recordings STR-006 UK 2013