LIAM STEWART | The Liam Stewart Band
Lively, Traditional Music . . . for all occasions!
Liam Stewart (band leader)
Leonard Brown (harmony accordion)
Leonard, from South Shields, is a popular entertainer and band-leader in his own right, having travelled extensively throughout the UK and beyond, with his All Star Band. Leonard has honed his considerable skills as multi-instrumentalist and host. In the Liam Stewart Band, Leonard brings a wealth of experience and musical expertise. His harmonies and counter-melodies have become synonymous with The Liam Stewart Band sound. Leonard is a former All Scotland Accordion champion - 2012.
Craig Paton (piano / keyboards)
Craig, from Milnathort, is a talented, young, multi-instrumentalist, who has led his own band and is a respected member of many other bands. His own band has featured on many successful projects, ranging from radio broadcasts, both live and studio, to album recordings and festival appearances. Craig, also a former All Scotland Accordion champion (2010 + 2015), plays piano/keys in The Liam Stewart Band. He brings a very competent and often modern approach, reinforced by a wealth of expertise as a performer and band member, whether playing accordion or piano.
Gordon Smith (drums / percussion)
Gordon, from Gullane, is one of the most sought-after and highly regarded drummers of his generation, and is a major contributor to dozens of Scottish Dance Bands performing regularly around Scotland and beyond. His involvement in literally hundreds of albums, broadcasts and musical projects has culminated in his wealth of knowledge and impeccable technical skills. Like his band mates, Gordon brings so much in terms of interpretation and arrangement to The Liam Stewart Band, whether playing traditional snare and hi-hat or a more elaborate drum kit.