Alasdair Roberts Library of Aethers: Selected Lyrics 1994-2024 *Signed Copies*

Boatwhistle Books
19th April 2024

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Sometimes it feels like Alasdair Roberts has been with us forever – one of the wisest, quietest voices in a music world he’s beautifully enhanced with his mesmerising songwriting and gentle knowledge. He wears it lightly, occupying a unique place between traditional and modern ideas, sort of folk music, sort of not – always trying to howk out the language in things.

Library of Aethers is a selection of Roberts’ song lyrics from juvenilia to early senilia, featuring 70-plus song texts plus some translations (into Portuguese, Scottish Gaelic, Welsh and Scots!). Artwork / design by Glasgow’s legendary Annabel Wright.

Beautifully illustrated inside and out by Annabel Wright and featuring contributions from Robin Robertson, Rafe Fitzpatrick, Màiri Morrison and Christopher Mack.

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