• The song asked - Can you sing a rainbow?  Well you gave it a damn good try. When we asked 'The Wee Gig' followers if they could name 100 songs with one or more colours of the rainbow in them, we were inundated with suggestions: some classics, some cringers, and loads of obscure gems. We had a little problem deciding which colours made up the rainbow, and found that 'Wikipedia' did not quite agree with the lyrics of 'I can Sing A Rainbow'.  Surprise, surprise!  So after an 'executive' decision had to be made, it was decided both would be used.  The colours were therefore: Red, [...]

    A tribute to Roberton's most famous inhabitant. Saturday, 14th September, 2013 @ 7:30pm   Price £10 pp - Come along, tickets available at Arcadia Music, Biggar (01899 229152) or from Biggar Corn Exchange. In January it will be the fifth anniversary of the passing of one of the most the most creative songwriters of his generation.  Folk? Blues? Jazz? Rock? Reggae? Trip Hop? Funk? John Martyn refused to conform to any particular music genre whilst simultaneously embracing them all. Without fail he always took the less travelled road in search of new experiences and inspirations. [...]

      Detail on Andy's Abington Gig Andy Chung has performed live, both solo and accompanied by other musicians, extensively throughout Scotland and the north of England. Over the past six years he has become a well loved character on the Scottish folk/world music scene, a finalist in the 1998 Danny Kyle awards at Celtic Connections in Glasgow and a regular performer at the Edinburgh Folk Club. Kirkcaldy-born Andy drifted into a career in music after leaving Glasgow School of Art in 1988, playing in a succession of rock bands and rhythm and blues outfits. Though the musical seed were[...]

    Abington finally gets the 'Andy Chung' treatment. Saturday, 5th October, 2013 @ 8.30pm  -  Abington Hotel, Abington Price £8 pp - call 01864 502467 , or pay at door if tickets are available on the night If there's one man to get your foot tapping to a mix of traditional Scottish favourites, and his own unique brand of folk/world music, then that man is Kirkcaldy born 'Andy Chung'.  A constant performer on the Scottish and North of England Folk circuit over the last six years, Andy has built a loyal following wherever he has gone. Andy Chung Along with the songs from [...]