Iain Anderson

Iain Anderson presents the Monday - Wednesday evening music programme on BBC Radio Scotland

Now from Monday to Wednesday evenings at 10.30pm, listen to Iain Anderson present the very best in classic and contemporary songwriting. Tune in and you'll hear iconic performers, including Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen, Judy Collins, Jackson Browne, Emmylou Harris, Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, Steve Earle, Tim Buckley and a host of others.

Iain also shows his passion and commitment to the very best in Scottish, Irish and Gaelic artists in the shape of Dick Gaughan, Karine Polwart, Van Morrison, Paul Brady, Julie Fowlis, Capercaillie, Cathie Ryan, Mick Hanly, Runrig, The Chieftains and many, many more.

Throughout the week, Iain dips into deep back catalogue and re-issues from the likes of The Carter Family, Robert Johnson, Hank Williams, Pete Seeger, The Byrds and Mary Chapin Carpenter and he's also the first to play new and forthcoming releases from singers, songwriters and bands who merit the attention of music-loving audiences. Current Scottish highlights include Kim Edgar, Drever, McCusker and Woomble, David Heavenor and Emily Smith.

To complete the mix, look out for special and exclusive live performances, in-depth interviews and Iain’s regular features: Current Album of the Week, Archive Album of the Week, Song of the Week and Songwriter of the Week.

Iain invites your comments, suggestions and stories!

Iain Anderson: Nine decades of brilliant singer-songwriting, Monday to Wednesday 22:05 to 01:00, on-line and on demand.