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INTERVIEW: Martin Aelred and Tam O Shanter

Martin Aelred

Interview by: Alexie Jung

Multi-talented opera singer Martin Aelred is back with a new version of ‘Tam O Shanter’, a tribute to the late Billy Mackenzie of The Associates. Around the release, Martin answered a few questions for us.

– What was your inspiration behind the song ‘Tam O Shanter’?

Robert Burns poetry inspired this new version of the song.

– The music video is really Halloweenesque. Did the season motivate this theme or is there another reason?

The story of ‘Tam o Shanter’ has always been a ghost story it’s just a coincidence we released it on Halloween 


– What makes you stand out as a singer?

I’m an opera singer that also loves great pop music 


– Who would you like to collaborate with?

I would love to collaborate with Jimi Hendrix


– What are you most proud of to date?

My work with Alzheimer’s patients

Watch the Music Video

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