Hanley and the Baird
“Fight, everybody earn the right, for your place upon the stage”
OUR NEW SINGLE OUT NOW The Motorway song
“It’s got that Nashville country vibe about it, a Lady A feel” Made in Scotland podcast
Hanley and the Baird, Edinburgh based musicians and songwriters.
Annette Hanley and Kirsty Baird both learned their trade from the bottom up in clubs and pubs around Scotland. Performing as a duo or a four-piece band. Kirsty received a BEM for her work with music in the community.
Their music is a perfect crossover of country, pop and rock and the girls take their music pretty seriously but not themselves. Their sets are full of humour and audience interaction.
3 of their last 4 singles have charted, they opened for Nell Bryden in Kirkcaldy, Danny Kyle finalists – Celtic Connections
“very talented band always interact with the crowd will leave you going home buzzing”
“hardest working band and really funny”
Hanley and the Baird opening for Nell Bryden.
Nell Bryden has 2 Scottish dates in her 2023 tour and Hanley and the Baird are thrilled opening for her in Oran Mor, Glasgow and Back stage at the Green Hotel, Kinross. If you would like tickets for these shows there is a link below and you will also get a chance to see their Sing in the City Aw Blacks perform.
- 19 June, 2023 Oran Mor – Byres Road, Glasgow, G12 8QX Opening for Nell Bryden
- 20 June, 2023 Back stage Green Hotel, 2 Muirs Road, Kinross, KY13 8AS Opening for Nell Bryden
- 11th August, 2023 Frest Ayr Folk Festival – Rozelle Park