Celtic Connections Danny Kyle Open Stage - and Borders Bookshop

Added on Saturday 24 Jan 2009

I'm happy to report I've been accepted to play the Celtic Connections Danny Kyle Open Stage, on Tuesday the 27th at 5pm. I'm looking forward to it as this is a gig I've been wanting to do.

Lots of interesting gigs and chances to play - coming up. Today I'm playing at Borders bookshop on Buchanan St in Glasgow. Should be fun - and will be able to put my CD on sale to passing trade. :-) Come along and say hello if you are in the city.

I'm very familiar with Borders bookshop; treating bookshops like they are libraries is a popular pastime of mine, i.e reading the book in the bookshop rather than buying it. I don't feel guilty about this - because 'over the piece' - so to speak - I do buy loads of books.

Apparently I'll be the last to play a gig in Borders, as they are stopping them.

Other gigs of interest coming up, include, playing a song at the Glasgow Festival of Songwriting in Dows (Dundas Street), being accepted to play at the Lomond Festival Open Stage, and at Leith Folk Club (date to be confirmed). Busy busy busy.

Luckily my left hand is getting a bit better - so I'm able to play my guitar again - which helps when it comes to playing gigs.

All the best,
Jim

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