Saturday 18th August 2012
Steph Macleod, Yvonne Lyon, Emily Smith on folk hymns album
AN ALBUM of Celtic-orientated hymns featuring some of Scotland's top
Christian folk artists has been released. 'New Scottish Hymns'
features Steph Macleod, Ellyn Oliver, Emily Smith and Yvonne Lyon.
Said songwriter Greg de Blieck, "Our aim with the project was to
rediscover the principles of folk-hymnwriting: strong, memorable
melodies and engaging lyrics. We wanted use it to help unite younger
and older generations of Christians with a worship language that was
accessible and attractive to both." The opinions expressed in this article are
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