Celtic Connections has announced a few more shows for this January’s event, including a night of Celtic and electronica collaborations, co-curated by Sushil K Dade / Future Pilot AKA, on February 28th.
It includes brand-new commissions by Hollywood composer/electronica artist Craig Armstrong and PJ Moore (The Blue Nile).
There’s also Mike McGoldrick’s fusion trio Future Trad Collective, with fiddler Andy Dinan and guitarist Ian Fletcher; Hidden Orchestra (formerly the Joe Acheson Quartet); Catriona McKay and Alistair MacDonald’s harp/live electronics duo Strange Rainbow; Lau accordionist Martin Green; and a collaboration between DJ Dolphin Boy and the Future Pilot Indian Pop Art Orkestra
There’s also The Pastels and OnTheFly DJing.
No sign of Frog Pocket, but there you go.
Also announced: The Burns Unit and Broken Records on the 16th and Fran Healy on the 30th (oh, and Travis drummer Neil Primrose plays with Move on the 22nd). Full details at www.celticconnections.com