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KT hosts TV highlights from BBC sessions; KT TUNSTALL THE QUAY SESSIONS.

KT TUNSTALL is to front a special TV show of highlights from BBC Radio Scotland's live music programme The Quay Sessions.

During the series, the likes of James, Idlewild and KT herself played in front of 150 people at BBC Scotland's Pacific Quay studios.

The radio show had been fronted by Edith Bowman, who left to work on Virgin Radio's breakfast show.

Now, Suddenly I See hitmaker KT, 40, will front the TV version, which starts on June 22 on BBC Two. She said: "I'm delighted to be presenting The Quay Sessions.

"It was a great excuse for me to enjoy some fantastic performances from the likes of James, Ocean Colour Scene and The Coral, alongside up-and-coming Scots talent Blue Rose Code.

"The Quay Sessions was recorded in the intimate setting of Pacific Quay. This collection of highlights is the perfect way to enjoy the show wherever you are." BBC Scotland radio, events and music editor Sharon Mair said: "Having KT Tunstall present this TV highlights package is the icing on the cake of a great 12 months for The Quay Sessions. She is a great ambassador for music.

"Over the last year, The Quay Sessions has become a recognised platform and venue for showcasing the best Scottish and international talent as well as up-and-coming artists."

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Date:Jun 10, 2016
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