“Highland Time” 2nd Album Reviews 2015
Skye-based Sketch continue to take the tradition into a contemporary setting with a second album that aligns excellent piping and fiddling with club beats and programming. It’s fairly full-on, with occasional more reflective moments, but what makes it an enjoyable listen, as well as doubtless very effective dancefloor fuel, is the assortment of textures that percussionist, programmer and chief motivator Iain Copeland creates for each tune set. The Herald
Sketch merrily hop from remix to acoustic and back, displaying a huge slice of wit and awareness as they power onward through twelve tracks which only those with cloth ears could fail to appreciate. fRoots
The band’s next live appearance is on 21 January, Oran Mor as part of Celtic Connections.