The Thistle & Shamrock: Alan Reid The long-time Battlefield Band member was also host Fiona Ritchie's very first interview subject.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Alan Reid

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Alan Reid

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Marking their shared event at Edinburgh's TradFest, host Fiona Ritchie revisits an encounter with her old friend Alan Reid, the singer and long-time Battlefield Band member who was also her very first radio interview subject. They reminisce about that meeting and reflect on musical journeys.