On Monday i.e. Hogmanay, Vic Galloway’s Radio Scotland show will have ‘Best of’ sessions from throughout 2012. First session show of 2013 will be on Monday 7th – with Young Fathers.
Bryan Burnett celebrates 25 years of Deacon Blue with a chat and a live set, on Radio Scotland at 18:10, on Hogmanay.
And on New Year’s Day on Radio Scotland, at 18,.10, Janice Forsyth resents a tribute to Michael Marra.
Friday 28th, another Michael Marra tribute – this time on the telly… BBC 2 Scotland, 10pm.
BBC Scotland’s Hogmanay show see Rachel Sermanni, Frightened Rabbit and Phil Cunningham & Aly Bain bringing in the new year with Jackie Bird.
‘Local interest’ on national telly is restricted to Emeli Sandé, and the Pipes & Drums of the 1st Battalion Scots Guards on Jools’ Hootenany – BBC2, 11.35.
And on BBC Alba, a tribute to Barbara Dickson – that’s also on Monday 31st, 9.30 – 10.30pm, and features contributions fro the likes of Danny Thompson, Rab Noakes, Archie Fisher, and a duet with Billy Connolly on a version of ‘Everybody Knows That’.