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James Yorkston

James Yorkston is a Scottish folk musician, born on 21-Dec-1971 in Kingsbarns, Fife, Scotland, UK. With his soulful and introspective songwriting style, he has captivated audiences around the world. His music reflects his deep connection to his Scottish roots and explores themes of love, loss, and longing. James' unique blend of traditional folk melodies and contemporary storytelling sets him apart as a truly original artist. Whether performing solo or with his band, he never fails to deliver an unforgettable live experience.

Throughout his career, James has released numerous critically acclaimed albums that have garnered praise from both fans and critics alike. His distinctive voice and heartfelt lyrics have earned him a dedicated following who appreciate his ability to evoke emotion through music.

In addition to his solo work, James has collaborated with various artists across different genres including indie rock bands like The Pictish Trail and King Creosote. These collaborations have allowed him to explore new musical territories while staying true to his folk roots.


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