Addie Harper & The Wick Band

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Addie Harper was the fiddler with the Wick Scottish Dance band for many years but formed his own band in 1978.  This band was led by Addie on Fiddle, Banjo and Hawaiian Guitar with his son Addie Jn on Accordion.

They have recorded a number of albums.  Click on the title below for more information about each album.

A Highland Spree 1979 EMI Waverley Glen TC-GLN 1006
Head North 1980 EMI Waverley Glen TC-GLN 1021
The Pride of the North 1981
Ross Records CWGR 021
The Magnetic Stars of the North   ScotDisc ITV 343
On the Road by the River 1987 ScotDisc ITV 374

The first three albums were produced by Bryce Laing and recorded by Craighall Studios in Edinburgh.  The last two were produced by Bill Garden and recorded at Country House Studios in Strathaven.

In 1986 Addie set up his own recording company, Harp Records and all subsequent albums were released on that label.