BASIL TO CO – HOST WITH FIONA
Written by Archie Fergusson on 16/08/2012
World famous German radio presenter, Basil Wolfrhine, from SchottenRadio is heading to Inverclyde tonight . Basil who has interviewed famous Scottish acts such as Skerryvore, The Red Hot Chilli Pipers, RunRig and many more and has hosted many music festivals all over the world has taken a keen interest in local band Reely Jiggered and has been in regular contact with Alison, Fiona and Scott since hearing their music on iTunes and YouTube.
Basil,whose nickname is Wolfman, is the creator of ScottenRadio which has 50,000 cable subscribers said,”I get hundreds of requests for soprano and fiddler Alison McNeill and Reely Jiggered’s music since giving the band airplay and they have a big following in Germany so I decided to catch up with Reely Jiggered while I was here in Scotland on business”.
Fiona who is the guitarist of the band has her own Folk and Celtic Fusion programme here on Dunoon Community Radio every Tuesday evening and has invited Basil to co-host tonights programme