Could there be anything more appropriate on the day before the US presidential election to be belting out “Letter from America” at the Corn Exchange?

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Of course it’s not really about the US at all – but their powerful protest song about the loss of Scottish industry is as relevant now as it was when it propelled them to international attention a quarter of a century ago.

Twins Charlie and Craig Reid are still able to put on a fantastic show combining all their old favourites with some wonderful new material.

And the good crowd in the Corn Exchange lapped up their sound – Scottish folk-rock at its best. They showed once again that the Scots can bring us great sounds without inflicting bagpipes on an audience of Sassenachs.

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