New Ways – Broken Chanter feature

Under the guise of Broken Chanter, David MacGregor of Kid Canaveral releases his first solo album tomorrow (Thursday 6th September) on a joint release from Olive Grove/Last Night from Glasgow. With the Canaverals on hiatus (albeit they seem to break curfew every now and again!), David is focussing all his energies on Broken Chanter for…

Song of the Week #19 (2019) – Broken Chanter

Broken Chanter, the solo alter ego of Kid Canaveral’s David Macgregor, has just released a second single from the forthcoming self-titled album. ‘Should We be Dancing’ is a folk tinged waltz, which like its predecessor ‘Wholesale’ recalls the melodic side of Kid Canaveral whilst striking out to claim new territory. It’s a delight of an…

Song of the Week #16 – Broken Chanter

Finally, there’s a chance to hear Broken Chanter properly. Broken Chanter are, of course, the solo alter ego of David MacGregor from Kid Canaveral. With previous exposure limited to live performances and the odd selected radio show, at long last everyone has a chance to hear the glorious debut single ‘Wholesale’. It’s a song that…

Naked Capitalism – Broken Chanter/Jill Lorean live

Broken Chanter / Jill Lorean – Dunfermline Carnegie Library, Dunfermline – Sunday 24th March 2019 Going to rely mainly on the pictures to tell the story of this afternoon’s Broken Chanter show in Dunfermline Library, but it was a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon with an absolutely terrific turnout. Broken Chanter played: 1. Wholesale2. Should We Be…

Positive Space – Broken Chanter / Jill Lorean live

Broken Chanter / Jill Lorean – The Glad Café, Glasgow – Saturday 26th January 2019 Our Celtic Connections weekend kicked off at the Glad Café last Saturday with the first headline show by Broken Chanter. As at the Baubles, this show featured a four piece line-up with David and Jill joined by Gav Prentice and…

Strangers In Our Front Room – Broken Chanter house gig

Broken Chanter / Jill Lorean – MPLR, Cupar – 22nd September 2018 The problem with doing these things chronologically is, once you’re behind, you’re behind. So this is fully a month late … Our second house gig featured the combined talents of David MacGregor (Kid Canaveral) and Jill Lorean (better known as Jill O’Sullivan from…