Printer Friendly

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."

COPYRIGHT 2016 Scottish Daily Record & Sunday
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2016 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)
Geographic Code:4EUUK
Date:Jun 10, 2016
Previous Article:GIVE OUT BUT DON'T GIVE UP; LIVING THE SCREAM Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie hopes their Scots shows this summer will go ahead despite being...
Next Article:TINDER KID BAN; Dating site are forced to act over child sex grooming fears.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters