Hamish Imlach (1940 - 1996)

Scottish singer of mainly traditional songs.

(Born in Calcutta of Scottish parents)


Title.year.Label. Number
Hamish Imlach1966XTRA  1039
Live1967XTRA  1050
Before And After1967XTRA 1059
Two Sides Of…1968XTRA 1069
Ballads of Booze1968XTRA 1094
Old Rarity1971XTRA 1121
5,227,706 Scotsmen Can’t Be Wrong!1971Transatlantic  TRA SAM 22
Fine Old English Tory Times1972XTRA 1128
Murdered Ballads1973XTRA 1131
All Round Entertainer (EP)1973Transatlantic ALP 204 
Folk Club Souvenir1975Autogram   
Scottish Sabbath1976Autogram  ALLP 209
A Man’s A Man1978Autogram  ALLP 215
Sportin’ Life1979Kettle  KOP 3
Sonny’s Dream1985Lismor LIFL 7006
Live In Hamburg1986Musikiste  26-6-356
Portrait1989Musikiste  26-6-359
I Was Born In Glasgow1991Gallus Music  GAL 102
Two’s Company1993 Vindaloo MusicCURRYCD001
More and Merrier1995 Lochshore LDL 1238
The Alex Campbell Tribute Concert1996   

Collaboration - Hamisch Imlach and Iain Mackintosh.

A Man's A Man? ? ?


Title. year. Label. Number.
The Definitive Transatlantic Collection1996 Essential522
Cod Liver Oil and Orange Juice: The Transatlantic Anthology (2 CDs)2005 Castle1369

Best Albums(*).

Hamish Imlach 1966

(*)Based on critical opinion.

Popular downloads.

Black is the Colour
Cod Liver Oil and Orange Juice
History of Football
Goodbye Booze
Beer is Best
The Foggy Dew

Anthologies - Owen Hand, Ian Campbell Folk Group, Anne Briggs, Lou Killen, Matt McGinn, Hamish Imlach, Jill Doyle et al.

Edinburgh Folk Festival vol 11963Decca LK 4546
Edinburgh Folk Festival vol 2 1964Decca LK 4563

Anthology - Hamish Imlach, Ian Campbell, Isla Cameron, , Watt Nicol, Archie Fisher, Owen Hand, Alex Campbell, Dave Swarbrick and Matt McGinn.

Title. year. Label. number.
The Best of Scottish Folk 1978Transatlantic MTRA 2003 

Anthology - Hamish Imlach, Isla Cameron, Owen Hand, Alex Campbell, Donovan, Ralph McTell et al.

Title. year. Label. number.
The Ultimate Folk Collection (3 CDs) 1999    

Anthology - Alex Campbell, Hamish Imlach et al.

Album title. year Label. Number.
Border Lands - The  Best of Scottish Folk (3 CDs) 2006 ? ?

Anthology - Dave and Toni Arthur, Sweeney's Man, Carolanne Pegg, Hamsch Imlach, Dave Swarbrick et al.

Transatlantic Folk Box Set (2 CDs) 2004 Sanctuary Midline?

Singles (45 rpm).

Song of the Fenian Brotherhood/Bold Robert Emmett1960Beltona 45-BL 2722
Johnson’s Motor Car/Men of the West1960Beltona  45-BL 2724
A Scottish Soldier/McPherson’s Rant1960Beltona 45-BL 2725

Last updated on 27/10/2010