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The Lemon Tree
5 West North Street
AB24 5AT

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Celtic ballads from Edinburgh born singer-songwriter Ross Wilson.

Ross Wilson's great songs, intricate guitar playing and restless spirit is a must-hear for fans of John Martyn and Nick Drake.

Ross Wilson, the Edinburgh-born songwriter who performs as Blue Rose Code discovered the traditional music of the British Isles while in exile down south, falling in love with what he heard. His album, *The Ballads Of Peckham Rye* was accorded a rapturous critical reception and features a remarkable roll call of musicians including Karine Polwart, Lau’s Aidan O’Rourke, Kathryn Williams and legendary bassist Danny Thompson.

'Imagine John Martyn meeting a young Van Morrison and being shipwrecked with a bundle of Chet Baker records.' -- *Time Out*

'Wilson's songwriting is fantastically varied, and as witty and knowing on the one hand as it can be heartbreaking and sentimental on the other.' -- *The Herald*

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