Alasdair Roberts

Scots vocalist singing his own songs and the occasional traditional song. Alternative rock/ folk-rock.

(Alasdair has recorded with the folk-rock group "Appendix Out".)


The Crook of My Arm2001 Secretly CanadianSC48 
Farewell Sorrow2003 Drag CityDC240
No Earthly Man2005 Drag CityDC283 
The Amber Gatherers2007 Drag CityDC326 
Spoils2009 Drag CityDC392
The Wyrd Meme (EP)2009 Drag City 
Too Long In This Condition2010 Navigator 
The E.P.2010   

Collaboration - David Rotheray (guitar) with various vocalists: Eliza Carthy (2 tracks), Alasdair Roberts (1 track), Jim Causley (3 tracks),  Bella Hardy (3 tracks) et al

The Life of Birds2010 Proper?

Best albums(*).

No Earthly Man (**) 2003

(*) Based on critical opinion.
(** murder ballads)

Anthology - Vashti Bunyan, Alasdair Roberts, Karine Polwart, James Yorkston et al.

Album title. year Label. Number.
Ballads of the Book (*) 2007 Chemikal UndergroundChem098CD

(* one song only)

Anthology - Tunng, Espers, Devendra Banhart et al.

Album title. year Label. Number.
Stange Folk (*) 2006 AlbionSTRGCD01

(* one song only)

Anthology - Demetri Martin, Alasdair Roberts et al.

Album title. year Label. Number.
Drag City A to Z (*)2005 Drag CityDCAZ

(* one song only)


The Wyrd Meme2009 Drag City


Molina and Roberts 2002 Secretly Canadian?
You Need Not Braid You Hair For Me/ I Have Not come A-Wooing 2005 own label 

Last updated on 22/08/2010