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Actual Size From Bristol Head For Thurso
Redwood Lounge Thurso
Saturday 22 March 2003
A Bristol based band called Actual Size will be in Thurso  as part of a Highland tour. The band have been around for a few years now, had a brief encounter with Tom Jones record label, but are now in the process of courting some new major labels.

14 March 03
Wick Accordion And Fiddle Club
Tuesday 18 March 7.30pm Mackays Hotel, Wick  Guest Artists - Tain Scottish Duo

13 March 03
Jinx'd New Web Site

10 March 03
Caithness Gaelic Choir Win
St Aubyn's Challenge Trophy

The ladies section of the Caithness Gaelic Choir took the trophy in Inverness on Saturday 8 March 2003

7 March 03
Live Music Now, a charitable scheme founded by the late Lord Menuhin in 1977, will present ten performances in various Wick and Thurso community venues between 10 and 13 March.  Wick born accordionist and pianist, James Ross, will perform for children with special educational needs, adults with learning disabilities, primary school children and elderly people.


17 December 2002
Dances In The Wilds - A New CD From Karen Steven
Karen Steven a Caithness violinist has brought out her next CD with more local connections.  
Karen says "Two years ago I was asked to represent Caithness and was commissioned by the Highland Festival to compose some music to be performed at their millennium concert in Eden Court Theatre, Inverness.

Atom City Stompers Reunite 15 December 2002
Playing in Ebenezers bar on Saturday 14 December were several of the original line up with a few friends to swell the numbers.

Ard Rock Wick 12 December
About the recent concert

Latest Caithness And Highland Music Releases 8/12
December sees a host of music available from Ross Records with Caithness and other highland areas featuring heavily. 

Edge Of The World Concert 7 December 2002
Hot Topic on the Message Board to get a concert going.

Caithness Musicians 7 December 2002
Here is another Freebie from Caithness.org
We are offering the chance for all musicians, bands or anyone connected with the music business or amateurs looking to get known for concerts etc to have a FREE page with a picture or two.   Check it out. 
Are you a musician, singer or other part of the music industry looking to join up with like minded folk locally.  Why not send your message to us and we will put it on a page to try to connect you with the people you are looking for.  Got drummer, guitarist etc but need a singer or any combination then send in your requirements and lets see if we can help you.  Contact bill@caithness.org  

Come Over The Ord -  Video Featuring Caithness 
One of the latest releases on video from Ross Records is this compilation made in the summer of 2002 of traditional music from Caithness musicians.  It is available from Ross Records run by Gibson Ross who was born and brought up in Wick.  Apart from the local musicians it is set against great Caithness scenery.  Also in local shops.

12 November 2002
Sux Has A Web Site

Music Workshops
Get in touch Now
Fiddle Accordion Guitar players have a chance to learn from experienced musicians.  Get in touch with the organisers to ensure it all happens next March 2003

1 September 2002
Thurso Pipe Band Visit To Brilon

8 August 2002
A music site just notified
Caithness Ceilidh Sounds

22 June 2002
Lots of Bands At Midsummer Madness - Market Square


15 June 2002
Music Festival 2002 Pictures

11 February 2002
New Band Rising -
SUX is a hit in Lybster
The boys played the under 18 gig in Lybster  to help raise funds for the local youth club.  A great turnout heard the guys play a range of numbers from Lennard Skinner to Jimmy Eat World.  they gave it their all for two and a half hours and were so well received they have already been asked to play again in Lybster and are already booked for a further two gigs in Dunbeath.
The boys in the band are -
Watch out  - SUX are on their way.