stalwarts of the Scottish traditional music scene
pull off their umpteenth album with panache'
The Scotsman, April 2013
fresh as new mown hay...their live show was a revelation,
their new album is a keeper'
Irish Music Magazine, May/June 2013
at the cutting edge of modern Scottish folk music...technically
flawless & fabulously entertaining'
Piping Today, Feb/March 2013
album 'Room Enough for All' continues their commitment
to giving the world some of the best music from their
San Diego Troubadour, USA, March 2013
inspirational recording from the flagship Scottish
band, which may well be counted as their finest hour
in the studio'
Fatea, May 2013
Band never stand still'
Folking, April 2013
world class musical tour de force… …I’ve
never seen so many smiling faces'
Meander Valley View, Tasmania, April 2012
"What the internationally renowned
Irish band, the Chieftains, have done for traditional
Irish music, Battlefield Band are doing for the music
of Scotland …"
"They knit the Scottish tradition
into a sound that still sounds fresh, alert and relevant
and belies their veteran status. No tricks, no gimmicks,
just very fine music."
'...one of the great institutions of the
Scottish music scene.... '
"… a bedrock of Scottish music
for over three decades."
'...a wondrous perfectly paced display
by musicians firmly in command of their art ...a Highland
jam that rang the barn's rafters ...the band's chemistry
at this point is uncanny... the best Battlefield Band
The Washington Post
'....riveting: the howling pipes, ululating
fiddle and crashing keyboards are darkly magnificent'
fusion of ancient and modern Scottish traditional
Scottish folk music bang up to date, the Battlefield
Band are always evolving'
there is always much to admire from a band that is
forever evolving and, it has to be said, they do it
with great style.’
of Scotland’s great veteran bands'
BBC Music Review
flagship folk band...'