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… this if the official website of roddy mckinnon

new album

album release in 2018

George Leitenberger & Roddy McKinnon

RAW LOVE

14 speakeasy songs in English and German soaked with moonshine, poetry and vibe

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“a duo-fantastic”

 

artwork: marcel laliberté

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 photo: peter baumeister 2018

… building on the acoustic traditions of blues, country blues, folk and his native scotland, roddy combines uncompromising lyrics and distinctive guitaring …

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photo: peter baumeister 2018

… hooked to guitar and mandolin, he crafts a modern revisiting of songwriting and storytelling

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photo: george leitenberger  2016

… roddy plays vintage american-built (guitars and mandolin) and more modern clyde-built instruments (mandolin)

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photo: nadine allal  2018

… in addition to solo work, he performs as part of a duo in a storytelling head to head with german singer-songwriter, george leitenberger

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photo: george leitenberger 2016