In her latest ArtyNess column, Liza Mulholland is pushed for time to rehearse for a show she's performing in an hour's time
Top musicians teaching and playing are Seonaid Aitken, Patsy Reid, Alice Allen, Alyn Cosker, Duncan Lyall, Ali Hutton, Chas McKenzie and Barry Reid
The pop punk maestro hits up the Inverness venue as part of his solo tour next week.
The Edinburgh funksters play their first festival headline slot at the Black Isle all-dayer on Saturday.
The 13,000 crowd was nicely warmed up by two homegrown bands
'It was a class event. The crowd was huge'
This tour's setlist includes tracks to keep Oasis fans happy
Organisers vote festival 'a huge success'
Young talent was a big theme of the day
On a recent trip to New York, ArtyNess columnist Liza Mulholland gets a taste of the local music scene – and wonders if we should borrow some ideas
'We thought it was going to be a very West Coast thing and would stay that way'