INTO THE LIGHT

Alex's latest album, Into the Light, was recorded and mixed by his son Doug (Edinburgh Recording Company) and mastered by Stephano da Silva, Black Isle Recordings. The songs are all Alex's original compositions. The musicians were Alex, Rob, Cailean Morison, Phil Onslow, Rebecca Green, Jon Green, Vickie Ross, Steven Hammer and special guest Spider MacKenzie on harmonica.

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The opium of the people

Kildonan Strath

The lion of Donegal

No forgiveness

Eternity

Light from the east

The lost road

Masters of the universe

The twilight of the gods

Into the light (full song)

LYRICS

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All words and music copyright © 2017 Alex J MacDonald,

℗ 2017 Alex J MacDonald

A9

A9 was engineered and produced by Doug MacDonald of Edinburgh Recording Company. The songs are mainly written by Alex along with a couple by his good friend Donnie Smith and one traditional song. The band consisted of Alex, Doug, Rob, Cailean Morison, Rebecca Green, Jon Green and Willie Fraser.

To hear clips from the following tracks, click on the title:

A9

Angel of the North

Where are you tonight?

Love Is

Before we could say more

Turn away from your memories

Changes

Ring of the rainbow

Stand your ground

Restless men

Dream of Kintail

Thin Red Line

LYRICS

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All words and music copyright © 2012 Alex J MacDonald, except Turn away from your memories and Restless men © Donnie Smith, and Dream of Kintail (trad.)

℗ 2012 Alex J MacDonald

Like the River

Like the River features a selection of Alex's songs together with a couple of traditional songs. It is the result of collaboration with his sons, Doug and Rob. Doug (Edinburgh Recording Company) engineered and mixed the recordings as well as playing a wide range of instruments, while Rob plays drums on several of the tracks. Other musicians who played on various tracks are: Donald Forsyth, Ismael Florit and Peter Strandberg.

To hear clips from the following tracks, click on title:

The Fall of Tam Moncrieff

All the Night is Empty

Big Man Big Heart

The Glory

Newfoundland

The Tay Boat Song

Tears

He Stands a Beggar

Scotland's Story

The Runner

Bon Accord

The Shepherd's Song

LYRICS

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All words and music copyright © 2008 Alex J MacDonald, except Newfoundland and The Tay Boat song (trad.)

℗ 2008 Alex J MacDonald