Vocalist and multi-instrumentalist who also became among the premiere numbers in the Scottish folk picture with songs want “The Gael” and “Caledonia.” He’s well-known for his skill at a number of instruments, like the mandolin, the viola as well as the banjo. He was the drivers for music artists Doc Watson and Merle Watson in the 70’s. He received the BBC Radio 2 Folk Honor for Lifetime Accomplishment for Contribution to Songwriting in 2013. He wedded a woman called Jennifer and offers children called Jamie and Julia. He and Eric Bogle are two of Scotland’s most well-known folk performers.