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  1. FEBRUARY 2015

    This month sees the start of Celtic Krystal establishing the Celtic Krystal ‘collective’ The launch of the new Celtic Krystal web site on the Robin Campbell platform New solo videos produced at Sound Arc Studios Rehearsing new material for 2015 There is no doubt that February is the month of no gigs but of ‘loadsa’ rehearsing as we welcome Duncan Ivory, Kevin Naughton, Steve Cordiner and Dicky Deegan to the new ‘collective’. It is a very exciting time for Celtic Krystal establishing the new ‘Collective’ of musicians, who will be joining us at future gigs. JazzUp – Being involved, I …

  2. JANUARY 2015

    Robert Burns

    JANUARY – A GOOD NEW YEAR TO YOU ALL. The new year brings a web site refurbishment by Gareth James of Freakyleaf. Got to keep up with the times even at my age! This year is full of good musical things ahead and I especially look forward to working with Krystal in Celtic Krystal following the resignation of Adrian Boddy, after five years of making music together. Adrian wants new challenges and we have our last gig together scheduled for Sunday 11th January 2015 in The Wellington, Welwyn at 7.00pm. With Adrian leaving Krystal and I will be continuing the …

  3. DECEMBER 2014

    Christmas Tree and Presents

    December is an action packed musical month to end 2014 with production work for Joanne Farrell in concert in North London and gigs with Celtic Krystal at The Boot in Baldock on Saturday 13th December – 9.00pm and then on Friday 19th December 2014 at The Victoria in Hitchin – 9.00pm. Victoria in Hitchin. This month I am involved in a TV Advert, which is so secret, I cannot say much about it at the moment, but it has been great fun and will all become clear as this month progresses. Rehearsing, Filming and location work has really filled the …

  4. NOVEMBER 2014

    NOVEMBER 2014 – A busy month with production work in Manchester, Chester and Liverpool and gigs with Celtic Krystal. Hope to see some of you round for a jig or two!! Please visit my gigs page for details. If you are considering hosting an event and require some Celtic songs, jigs and reels, then why not get in touch via my contact page. Robin Campbell and Celtic Krystal are available for weddings, parties, folk nights and festivals of all sorts, as is covers duo Solid Silver. Thanks to all who are following my music in 2014. Stay safe, keep music …

  5. OCTOBER 2014

    OCTOBER 2014 – Short and sweet this month on news. Working and rehearsing for new CDs. Couple of private gigs this month with Celtic Krystal and a public FREE ADMISSION gig on Sunday 26th October 2014 at 7.00pm – 9.00pm in The Hermitage Bar and Restaurant in Hitchin. Hope to see some of you round for a jig or two!! Please visit the Hermitage Bar and Restaurant web site for more information. If you are considering hosting an event and require some Celtic songs, jigs and reels, then why not get in touch via my contact page. Robin Campbell and …

  6. SEPTEMBER 2014

    SEPTEMBER 2014 – I must start off the September newsletter with a mention of August. It started with Celtic Krystal on St.Mary’s stage at Rhythms of the World on the Saturday and Rocked! Thanks to all the organisers of ROTW and to the ‘bouncing audience’! The old cliche about ‘Making an old man very happy’ certainly holds true here. In my 50th year of making music it was certainly a musical climax! Then onto the Edinburgh Festival in Mid August experiencing some great music and finally for me the Cowal Games in Dunoon with Ceilidhs, parties and throw in a …

  7. AUGUST 2014

    AUGUST 2014 – August gets off with a flying musical start at a private function with Celtic Krystal in Harlington on 1st August 2014. Then on Saturday 2nd August I will be playing at ROTW 2014, on the St.Marys Stage, at 10.00pm, with Celtic Krystal. It would be lovely to see lots of friendly faces in the audience. Hopefully, we will have lots of people enjoying the end of the first day and singing and drinking in time to the music – even dancing! For more information on the festival please visit the ROTW web site to find out what’s …

  8. JULY 2014

    July 2014 – July is a month of private functions, weddings and garden parties with Celtic Krystal. This month sees the launch of some excellent photographic work done by Richard Munn Photography. Rich is starting to gather his thoughts for the design of the forthcoming CDs and therefore my studio recording work continues. I am presently building a portfolio of Richard’s latest portrait photos on my media page gallery. On Saturday 1st August Celtic Krystal will be playing at ROTW 2014 on the St.Marys Stage at 9.45pm on Saturday 2nd August. For more information on the festival please visit the …

  9. JUNE 2014

    June 2014 – This month sees the total mix of my musical interests, Jazz, Opera, west end musicals and Folk. Sound production work for opera and west end musicals for The Hitchin Festival on 27th June 2014 at the Sun Hotel in Hitchin and at JazzUp for Dave Keech at the George Hotel. Tickets are available from Farleys Hair Salon in Hermitage and from The George in Bucklersbury £10 for JazzUp. Tickets are available from Hitchin Initiative Offices in Churchyard for the Dinner and Opera evening at The Sun. Wedding month is here again with several private functions during June. …

  10. May 2014

    May 2014 – This month kicks off with a Celtic Krystal gig on Monday 5th May 2014 on the village green outside The Horns pub, Bulls Green, Datchworth from 2.00pm. Last year the sun shone, so let’s hope it does this year too. If you are ‘satnaving’ your way there the postcode is SG3 6RZ I am in Glasgow and Brittany for a good ‘chunk’ of this month and return for a charity folk night in aid of the British Heart and Stroke Foundation and HEADWAY charities. Following on from last year’s success, a fantastic night of folk music, will …