Based in the Scottish Highlands since 1993, the band have built up a strong following both throughout Scotland as well as overseas, touring regularly in Germany, Switzerland and Holland in recent years. From village halls, Marquee Dances, Music Venues and events of every description in just about every corner of the Highlands and Islands and throughout Scotland, the band also perform regularly at Music Festivals, including in recent years Belladrum Festival, Loopallu, Eiliean Dorch Festival, Tunes by the Dunes, Wizard, Unstfest and Wickerman The band have released various albums over the years including 'The Crossing' in 2009, 'Twenty' in 2012 and 'Live at the Ironworks' in 2015. In March 2020 the band warmly welcomed to the line up singer/songwriter and guitarist Davy Cowan and his son Sam on Drums. Davy has been a long time friend of the band and past collaborator with fiddle player Debbie Ross in the 90's East Ross based folk / rock band 'Coinneach' before moving to a successful solo career recording and touring throughout the UK and Europe. The band are currently recording material for a forthcoming album later in 2020, and on 23 April 2020 released their single and video 'Lonely Mountain Road'.
Bella 2020 Virtual Festival set (from 4 mins in):
“Fantastic arrangements and enough energy to power a village.”
— Music Scotland
“Simply the greatest band I had ever heard” - Monty Halls
— BBC1 - 'Great Escape'
“This is the album with the energy and drive of a great live band.” - Donnie Munro
— Runrig / Donnie Munro Band