Reviews(in  chronological order)

The Herald here here

The Scotsman here

TV Bomb here

ThreeWeeks here 

Ritmata   new   Zealand  2015  tour 
EDinburgh   Festival   2016:   Karmana,   Songs   of   the   Roma

Simon Thacker  and  The  Nava  Rasa  Ensemble  Live   reviews


Scotsman here

Guardian here

Sound Festival here

Eden Court here

Gendai Guitar (Japan) here




¡Canto vivo! Queens Hall review by the Scotsman here

***** Scotsman review of The Alternative Guitar premiere at the Queens Hall, Edinburgh here

The Alternative Guitar, Aberdeen University review here

¡Canto vivo! Dundee University review here

Camerata Ritmata review by the Herald here  

Camerata Ritmata review by the Scotsman here

Scotsman review of October 2006 Edinburgh solo concert here

Classical Guitar Magazine review of the Park Lane Group London Purcell Room solo concert here

Dundee Courier concerto (Fantasia para un Gentilhombre) review here
East Lothian News review of first solo tour in 2004 here

Nada Ananda  Album  reviews


The List here

Music Web International here

The Classical Review here 

Classical Music Sentinel here

Inside World Music here


Sunday Herald here

Scotsman (and feature on Svara-Kanti and Camerata Ritmatahere

More here


The Scotsman here
Ross-Shire Journal here

United World Radio here

Roots of the World here
Glasgow Herald here




ST's Ritmata Lammermuir Festival Scotsman review here

Solo Paxton House review in the Scotsman here

Solo University of Aberdeen concert review here

Svara-Kanti University of Aberdeen concert review here

Peerie Willie Guitar Festival Shetland Svara-Kanti review here

Herald interview and Svara-Kanti feature here

ST's Ritmata's Fringe By The Sea performance review here





All About Jazz here
Best of 2013 here
Best of 2013 FabricationsHQ here
Best of 2013 Jazz Views here
CD of the year: "A World of Difference" radio show
Elsewhere (New Zealand) here
The Australian here
The Musician here (USA) here
Critical Jazz (USA) here
FRoots Magazine here
The World Music Report (Canada) here
Jazz and Beyond (Australia) here (scroll down)
Pulse Magazine here here

Rainlore's World here

Touching Extremes (Italy) here
Jazzwise here
Daily Record here
ATTN: Magazine here
Jazz Journal here
FabricationsHQ here
The Arts Desk here

Planet Hugill here

The Scotsman here
Musical Pointers here

Jazz Views here (scroll down)

The Scotsman here (scroll down)

The Herald here

Eastern Eye here
NE:MM here
Monsieur Délire (Canada) here
Asiana (album of the month) here
Sequenza 21 (USA) here
Roots of the World here
International Record Review here
East Lothian Courier here
Desi Spy here
Asian Express Newspaper here.
East Lothian News here.
New Classics here
RAKSHASA    Album    REVIEWS  and  awards

Solo Music in Quiet Places Stamford review here 

Svara-Kanti at Liverpool International Jazz Festival review here

Svara-Kanti at Friday Review Fest, Coimbatore, India here

Svara-Kanti at Friday Review Fest, Kochi, India here

ST's Ritmata Edinburgh Festival, ThreeWeeks here

ST's Ritmata Edinburgh Festival, Scotsman here

Karmana cello/guitar tour live review in Ross-shire Journal here

Svara-Kanti at Swaledale Festival review here

Karmana cello/guitar live review/interview, Pangea Magazine here

ST's Ritmata Aberdeenshire live review here

ST's Ritmata Highlights Cumbria live review here

Edinburgh   festIVAL   2015:  Svara-Kanti (trio)

Taranaki Daily News here

Elsewhere here here

Plains FM here

7Ahead here

Pangea Magazine here

Edinburgh49 here

ThreeWeeks here

The Scotsman here

ATTN Magazine here

Classical Music Sentinel here

FabricationsHQ here (also interview feature here)

World Music report (Canada) here

The Arts Desk here

The Scotsman here

Jazz Views here

Planet Hugill here

Elsewhere (New Zealand) here

Channel7A here

Touching Extremes (Italy) here

Liverpool Sound and Vision here

Classical Guitar Magazine (USA) here

Southside Advertiser here



Svara-Kanti Dhaka International Folk Fest live review here

Songs of the Roma Glasgow live review Fabrications HQ here

Songs of the Roma Glasgow live review Last Years's Girls here

Songs of the Roma live Summerhall review Southside Advertiser here

Svara-Kanti live Summerhall review Southside Advertiser here

Karmana   Album