Bush Hall, London – MHS + Bernard Butler & strings

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Thanks to all for the good shouts after we made Bush Hall an island for the night on Thurs in the big smoke. Loved playing for you. I was blessed with a beautiful band: doffing the hat to Bernard Butler on the 355, Hannah Fisher on violin and vocals, and Camilla Pay – Harpist – […]

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Colin’s stage play ‘The Origins of Ivor Punch’ Opens! – actor’s announced + article in the Herald

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I’ve been chatting with the Herald about my debut play ‘The Origins of Ivor Punch’, based on my debut novel. The play opens at A Play, A Pie and A Pint 29th April at Òran Mór Glasgow to Saturday 5th, and then Tuesday May 7-Saturday 11th at the Traverse Theatre Edinburgh. Starring Eva Traynor Andrew John Tait […]

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COLIN’S STAGE PLAY ‘THE ORIGINS OF IVOR PUNCH’ OPENING IN GLASGOW & EDINBURGH ‘A PLAY, A PIE & A PINT – SPRING 2019

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APRIL 29 — MAY 11: ‘THE ORIGINS OF IVOR PUNCH’  COLIN MACINTYRE’S STAGE PLAY WHICH HE HAS ADAPTED FROM HIS EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL AWARD-WINNING DEBUT NOVEL ‘THE LETTERS OF IVOR PUNCH’ WILL BE APPEARING AT ‘A PLAY, A PIE AND A PINT‘ AT… ORAN MOR GLASGOW, OPENING MONDAY 29 APRIL 2019 TO  SATURDAY 4TH […]

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MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY // COLIN MACINTYRE: 2019 NEWS SO FAR… CELTIC CONNECTIONS / BBC SHOWS / BELFAST / NEW STAGE PLAY / SHIIINE ON FESTIVAL

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  HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL CHECK OUT MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S ‘FIELD TRIPS’ SO FAR IN 2019… JAN 10 – BBC “ALT” MUSIC SHOW RECORDING AT QMU GLASGOW w/ GLASVEGAS JAN 23 – BBC QUAY SESSIONS RECORDING feat. BERNARD BUTLER JAN 24 – CELTIC CONNECTIONS w/ BERNARD BUTLER AT CCA GLASGOW JAN 27 – BELFAST […]

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MHS Jan 2019: Mull Historical Society on new BBC Scotland TV music show “ALT” – filming at Glasgow’s Queen Margaret Union + BBC Quay Sessions, Celtic Connections + Belfast Show

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**Free tickets alert!!  Happy New Year all.  Mull Historical Society kicking it off as part of a new BBC TV music series, also featuring Glasvegas and The Skids. Recording on 10th of January at Queen Margaret Union and you can come be part of the audience for the show ** HERE!! Details on the show are […]

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An extract from Colin’s new ‘Hometown Tales’ memoir + Colin/MHS at Tobermory Book Festival

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An extract from the new memoir by Colin MacIntyre about growing up on the isle of Mull: ‘Hometown Tales: The Boy in the Bubble’. From the book HOMETOWN TALES: HIGHLANDS AND HEBRIDES on W&N Books  Published in June 2018 by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, an imprint of The Orion Publishing Group. MY TWO WORLDS collided on a […]

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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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