NEW MHS SONG ‘LITTLE BIRD’ // WATCH LIVE VIDEO FEATURING BERNARD BUTLER

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MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY NEW SONG ‘LITTLE BIRD’ // WATCH LIVE VIDEO FEATURING BERNARD BUTLER August 15, 2018 Listen to new song ‘Little Bird’ taken from the forthcoming album from Mull Historical Society, on streaming sites and an instant grat for those who preorder Wakelines for 21 September 2018. Preorder here. Watch the live video of […]

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Colin in conversation with Canada’s Near Perfect Pitch podcast

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Colin has been discussing his musical and writing career to date, as well as the new MHS album ‘Wakelines’, and his books too, with Near Perfect Pitch — he also picks 3 of his fave MHS songs he’s written to date… LISTEN HERE You can order the new MHS album ‘Wakelines’ here!

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Colin’s blog for the Scottish Book Trust about The Humdrum Drum and Fungus the Bogeyman!

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Colin has written a piece here for the Scottish Book Trust about writing his first book for children, The Humdrum Drum. In it he talks about one of his favourite children’s books, ‘Fungus The Bogeyman’, by Raymond Briggs. He has just launched The Humdrum Drum at Edinburgh International Book Festival — read all about the […]

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West Over Sea: Colin appearing at Tobermory Book Festival, Isle of Mull

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I’m excited to be going home to perform at #WestOverSea – the very first Tobermory Book Festival – at Mull Theatre / Comar – Saturday 27th October — programme further below looks great. My event below: Colin MacIntyre: ‘From Stage to Page’: performing Mull Historical Society including from my brand new ‘Wakelines’ album, and reading from my debut […]

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New MHS video for ‘Wakelines’ premiered now at Clash Magazine

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Check out the Mull Historical Society video for new single ‘Wakelines’ premiered with Clash Magazine – HERE ‘Wakelines’ is a charming, fresh-sounding lyrical return with a slight undercurrent of sadness…” Click on the tour dates to PRE-ORDER the album! SEPT 20: GLASGOW, HUG & PINT – ALBUM LAUNCH PARTY (Venue change from CCA due to fire)SEPT 21: EDINBURGH, […]

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From Stage to Page

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**UPDATE: it was a really fun event I presented in May feat. fellow musician-paperback writers. Thanks to all for the great feedback — check out the new film below. There will be more of these events to come about jumping between creative cliffs!! CM

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PRE-ORDER new MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY ALBUM ‘WAKELINES’ NOW! Hear first single!

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Hello all, Very pleased to share my new Mull Historical Society album ‘Wakelines’ is now available to PRE-ORDER on LP/CD/DL (landing 21st Sept) on Xtra Mile Recordings. Produced by – and featuring – Mercury & Brit Award-winner Bernard Butler.  PRE-ORDER ‘Wakelines’ album on LP, CD, DL HERE! The lead single ‘Wakelines’ is ready for your ears HERE. Let me know what you think… Facebook / Twitter / Instagram   The album […]

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Colin discusses his two new books on BBC Radio Scotland

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Colin has been chatting with Grant Stott on the BBC Radio Scotland Afternoon Show. A great interview about his Children’s Book ‘The Humdrum Drum‘, and also a live reading from his new ‘Hometown Tales‘ memoir:  ‘HOMETOWN TALES’ & ‘THE HUMDRUM DRUM’ ON BBC RADIO SCOTLAND ‘AFTERNOON SHOW’

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My Picture Book for Children ‘The Humdrum Drum’ is Published! (With FREE CD of songs)

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DRUM ROLL… MY PICTURE BOOK FOR CHILDREN ‘THE HUMDRUM DRUM’ IS OUT NOW! PUBLISHED BY THE WONDERFUL LITTLE DOOR BOOKS IT COMES WITH A FREE CD OF AUDIOBOOK AND SPECIALLY WRITTEN SONGS FROM ME! Meet ‘Drum’, the orchestra drum who is feeling very humdrum. This is a wonderfully colourful musical tale about teamwork and togetherness, featuring a cast of […]

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My new ‘Hometown Tales’ memoir is published!

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An extract follows below from my new memoir: ‘The Boy in the Bubble’. From the W&N Books series HOMETOWN TALES: HIGHLANDS AND HEBRIDES. I have loved writing it, telling the stories behind my songs, first guitars, first bands, and documenting some of my childhood tales and inspirations. It is about home, family, local characters and islands, […]

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Mull Historical Society – UK Autumn ‘Wakelines’ Tour ANNOUNCED! – New MHS album coming Sept!

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MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY ‘WAKELINES’ UK AUTUMN TOUR – FEATURING READINGS FROM COLIN’S NEW MEMOIR ‘HOMETOWN TALES: THE BOY IN THE BUBBLE’ MEMOIR) NEW MHS ALBUM PRODUCED BY BERNARD BUTLER IS OUT 21 SEPT ON XTRA MILE RECORDINGS – MORE NEWS TO COME! BUY TICKETS SEPT 20: GLASGOW, HUG & PINT – ALBUM LAUNCH PARTY (Venue change from CCA due to fire)SEPT 21: EDINBURGH, PLEASANCE […]

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Colin discusses his new memoir with the Scottish Sunday Mail – two new books out this week!

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I’ve been discussing Alex Hurricane Higgins, David Byrne, and other tales in my new memoir ‘Hometown Tales: The Boy in the Bubble’ READ HERE PRE-ORDER ‘HOMETOWN TALES: THE BOY IN THE BUBBLE’ Hometown Tales: The Boy in the Bubble, available now at W&N Books, they say: it is a bright, intensely funny and deeply felt memoir about […]

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