Mull Historical Society & Bernard Butler at Latitude Festival 2019 + new Mull & Edinburgh Shows

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All Photography: Soren Kristensen / SOLK  Next stop for Colin & Bernard: Tobermory, Isle of Mull 28 & 29 August Tickets Edinburgh, Mash House, Friday 30th August Tickets Society

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Mull Historical Society play the Shiiine On Festival Cruise Weekender to Amsterdam

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MHS TO PLAY SHIIINE ON WEEKENDER MINI CRUISE TO AMSTERDAM! Friday 15th March 2019  BUY TICKETS! More details of the show and line-up below Shiiine On is the ultimate festival celebrating the Indie & Dance movement of the late 90s, 2000’s and beyond. With well-known musicians as well DJ sets and cinema screenings, this is […]

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An extract from Colin’s new ‘Hometown Tales’ memoir + Colin/MHS at Tobermory Book Festival

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An extract from the new memoir by Colin MacIntyre about growing up on the isle of Mull: ‘Hometown Tales: The Boy in the Bubble’. From the book HOMETOWN TALES: HIGHLANDS AND HEBRIDES on W&N Books  Published in June 2018 by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, an imprint of The Orion Publishing Group. MY TWO WORLDS collided on a […]

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Mull Historical Society new album NEWS / UK Tour / Live on BBC 6MUSIC + other appearances

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Subscribe for all MHS / Colin news here Hello all, Sharing the news that my new Mull Historical Society album ‘Wakelines’ is up for PRE-ORDER on LP/CD/DL (landing 21st Sept) on Xtra Mile Recordings. Produced by – and featuring – Mercury & Brit Award-winner Bernard Butler. Signed CDs on AMAZON, signed Vinyl and more on Xtra Mile Recordings. TICKETS HERE for the MHS UK Autumn Tour. Nb: the GLASGOW show on 20th SEPT is now […]

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Colin on Bernard Butler’s Boogaloo Radio Show ‘BB & The King’ – Fri 7th Sept

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** LISTEN AGAIN HERE FOR COLIN READING FROM HIS NEW MEMOIR AND CHATTING WITH BB & THE KING, FEATURING LOTS OF GREAT SONGS ABOUT HOME / ISLANDS: ‘SOMETIMES YOU HAVE TO LEAVE HOME TO KNOW WHAT HOME IS…‘ COLIN LIVE ON BOOGALOO RADIO WITH BERNARD BUTLER – PRODUCER OF THE NEW MHS ALBUM ‘WAKELINES‘ WHICH […]

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Colin at West Over Sea: Tobermory Book Festival ‘From Stage to Page’ in October

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I’m excited to be going home to perform at #WestOverSea – the very first Tobermory Book Festival – at Mull Theatre / Comar – Saturday 27th October — programme further below looks great. My event below: Colin MacIntyre: ‘From Stage to Page’: performing Mull Historical Society including from my brand new ‘Wakelines’ album, and reading from my debut […]

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Colin discusses his two new books on BBC Radio Scotland

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Colin has been chatting with Grant Stott on the BBC Radio Scotland Afternoon Show. A great interview about his Children’s Book ‘The Humdrum Drum‘, and also a live reading from his new ‘Hometown Tales‘ memoir:  ‘HOMETOWN TALES’ & ‘THE HUMDRUM DRUM’ ON BBC RADIO SCOTLAND ‘AFTERNOON SHOW’

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Colin’s article in The Scotsman: ‘The headless horseman of Mull helped make me who I am’ & Oban Times extract/feature

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Colin MacIntyre Article: The Scotsman: ‘The headless horseman of Mull helped make me who I am’ Oban Times feature & extract from Colin’s ‘Hometown Tales’ memoir June 2018 feature in August West Coast Review 2018  

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My new ‘Hometown Tales’ memoir is published!

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An extract follows below from my new memoir: ‘The Boy in the Bubble’. From the W&N Books series HOMETOWN TALES: HIGHLANDS AND HEBRIDES. I have loved writing it, telling the stories behind my songs, first guitars, first bands, and documenting some of my childhood tales and inspirations. It is about home, family, local characters and islands, […]

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Mull Historical Society – UK Autumn ‘Wakelines’ Tour ANNOUNCED! – New album coming Sept!

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MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY ‘WAKELINES’ UK AUTUMN TOUR – (FEATURING READINGS FROM COLIN’S NEW MEMOIR ‘HOMETOWN TALES: THE BOY IN THE BUBBLE’) NEW MHS ALBUM PRODUCED BY BERNARD BUTLER IS OUT 21 SEPT ON XTRA MILE RECORDINGS – MORE NEWS TO COME! BUY TICKETS SEPT 20: GLASGOW, HUG & PINT – ALBUM LAUNCH PARTY (Venue change from CCA due to fire)SEPT 21: EDINBURGH, PLEASANCE […]

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PRE-ORDER Colin’s new memoir: Hometown Tales ‘The Boy in the Bubble’

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Hello all — I’m delighted to share this news of the publication of my new book. It’s been a lot of fun to write and I hope you might enjoy it! All you need to know is below – Colin PRE-ORDER ‘HOMETOWN TALES: THE BOY IN THE BUBBLE’ Hometown Tales: The Boy in the Bubble, […]

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Colin to write his ‘Hometown Tales’ for W&N Books

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I am delighted to announce I will be writing a memoir for the W&N Books series of books ‘HOMETOWN TALES’ celebrating regional voices. Also featuring the comedian and writer Stewart Lee, Gemma Cairney, Kirsty Logan and many others. Meantime, I am also working on my second novel (and new MHS album!!) You can read more below from […]

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