"The Best of Scotland"

USA / Canada Tour Spring 2008

Pictures from the Spring 2008 tour. Enjoy!

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Elliot Lake, Ontario, Canada
The tour started off way up north above Lake Huron in Elliot Lake.

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Elliot Lake, Ontario, Canada
Everyone had a good time in the party atmosphere.

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Gravenhurst, Ontario, Canada
Next stop was the Gravenhurst Opera House in....you guessed it, Gravenhurst.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
Down the road in Kincardine, Andy Mack, who has a radio show in nearby Hanover(www.thesoundsofscotland.com), interviews the band. The interview can be heard on the "Info" page.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
The band records a spot for Andy's show....100% Scottish!

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
Prior to the concert, the local Scottish Fiddle Orchestra puts on a performance.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
Andy introduces the band.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
NSG in full swing.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
A bird's eye view. Thanks to Gordon for going upstairs to take this photo.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
Another concert view.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
The band agreed to take part in a wee practical joke and here you see Andy with his potential bride.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
Andy's bride revealed. Thanks to Duncan for being a good sport.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
Here's the band with some of the folks from Bluewater Radio and producers of the Kincardine Highland Games & Scottish Festival.

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
Grant met this family at The Royal Oak while they were on holiday in Scotland just two weeks before the No. American tour started. Strangely enough, they were from Kincardine. Small world indeed!

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Bridgeport, Connecticut
Back in the U.S., we did a one hour live show on WPKN/WPKM on Chris Teskey's show.

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Bridgeport, Connecticut
Here we are with Chris.

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Westmoreland, New Hampshire
Here's the two most important crew members at the Ceilidh House.......the bartender and the owner!

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Rollinsford, New Hampshire
A nice folk club along the Salmon River, right on the Maine/New Hampshire border.

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Providence, Rhode Island
With Joyce Dell, President of the St. Andrew's Society of Rhode Island. We're going to try to make it to your back porch for that drink one of these days!

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Portland, Maine
Performance at One Longfellow Square.

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Portland, Maine
We met up with these ladies from the St. Andrew's Society of Maine who also help out with the Maine Highland Games and Scottish Festival held in August.

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Portland, Maine
Who could that stranger be who looks so much like Grant's brother.....if he had one?

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Portland, Maine
It's Lexi! The photo's may not do them justice, but Grant and Lexi could be a matched pair of bookends!

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Somewhere in Maine
We stopped and tried, but it seems we're beyond redemption!

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Gardiner, Maine
The concert.

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Gardiner, Maine
We won't tell you who walked smack dab into the glass door the last time we stayed here, but Ed thought he'd give Mac a quick safety review while Betty and Dave stand by.

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Gardiner, Maine
Grant gives Ed's dulcimer a try.

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Gardiner, Maine
Dave decides to give it a go as well.

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East Dixfield, Maine
Phill McIntyre, Director of the Skye Theatre wants one more.

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Burlington, Vermont
"Late Night Saturday" with Tim Kavanaugh." Looking on from the seat next to the desk is the former Governor of Vermont.

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West Hartford, Connecticut
Concert, University of Hartford.

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West Hartford, Connecticut
Here we are with Steve Dieterich, Producer, and host of "CelticAirs" radio show in the Hartford area.

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Canajoharie, New York
End of the show at the Arkell Museum in New York.

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
"homegrown" TV show in Western Massachusetts. We learned that this show is also shown in Eastern Europe (Germany for sure), so if you get it in your area keep an eye out for the NSG edition.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Logan Airport in Boston checking our gear as we prepare to head home. Bye for now and we'll be back in September!

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