It’s Saturday morning after a late Friday session in the Pierowall Hotel. At 10:30 in Kalisgarth it’s time for Andy Cant and Billy Jolly to entertain. I’ll never look at a violin bow without thinking of a pack of butter again as long as I live thanks to Billy.
Jo Philby and her band, the aptly named Jo Philby Band, are on next and I make sure to buy her recent CD (having worked out I’ve already got her first CD) and her EP recorded in Orkney.
Finally it’s time for Jock P, Alice Tait and friends to entertain to a rousing reception.
Friday night at The Pierowall Hotel and the bar is rammed. We've been there for hours already eating the Orkney beef in Guinness ... Read more