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Iain Mackechnie / Bio

Ok....so had very little activity for a while, reasons; life getting busy, been to Thailand doing some voluntary work near the Burma border...amazing.....holidays in Cuba and India....also amazing......so much music to experience!
Been recording so will be posting NEW tracks up soon...may put up a few as apreview before the final mixes are done (sometimes time seems to slip away).
NEW TRACKS ADDED: instrumentals first draft/demos which will have percussion plus added !!!

Still working with Combo Combo as a 3-piece writing and performing our own songs; an eclectic mix of Celtic/Blues/Jazz/Reggae/African styles. Mainly around Edinburgh. Also writing instrumental guitar acoustic based tunes with the same influences as above. Recording in the studio at Capture Sounds, assisted by the fantastic production talents of Colin.
New songs/tunes from myself and Combo Combo will be added when they reach a final mix....
Bananas was originally a recording project instigated and funded by myself in 1984, Further tracks were recorded in 85 and 86. Creative contributions came from Dave "DC" -bass/vcls/brass arrangements, Simon Van Der Walt -trumpet/brass arrangements, Brian Mills -vcls.

Combo! Combo! was a collaborative band writing together over a 3 year period, recording and gigging in Edinburgh.
Members: Iain Mackechnie -gtrs, Cassie MCormack -vcls, Steve Mackintosh -bass, Ally Murray -kybds/vcls/production.

Film Music: all compositions by me for various short film/documentary productions.

General Info

Band Members
Iain Mackechnie gtrs; Cassy Mcormack vcls; Pat Mcann percussion
Artist Name
Iain Mackechnie
Home Page
World / African/Funk/Blues/Celtic/Jazz/Reggae / Film Music

Contact Info

Edinburgh, UK
Me I guess