And from there his eager, wandering priests carried the story far and wide, northward to the fortress of the Pictish
kings, and southward to the wild Saxons who dwelt amid the hills and uplands of Northumbria.
James Yorkston, Withered Hand & The Pictish
8% of all Welshmen had close links with the Pictish
marker of the Maeatae.
But I was soon off on a Pictish
Trail swapping Irish for Scottish folktronix with Fence Collective Johnny Lynch taking us round his home on the Isle of Eigg and back.
A ROCKY sea stack near a famous clifftop castle has been confirmed as Scotland's oldest Pictish
SWEET BABOO AND THE PICTISH
TRAIL: The Musician, Clyde St, Leicester.
victory marked their independence from Northumbria.
His Fence Records compadre Johnny Lynch, also known as The Pictish
Trail, left to form Lost Map Records and took some of their bands with him.
The first people on Orkney would have spoken a Pictish
language which disappeared when the Norse settlers arrived in the 900s.
CARDIFF Archaeological Society welcomes Dr Meggen Gondek, reader in archaeology at the University of Chester, for a lecture on Pictish
art and power: discovering a "royal centre" at Rhynie, Aberdeenshire.
In spite of these 'problems' the scale of archaeological investigation has been frustratingly slight (Carver 2011), and the model of Pictish
social formation has largely followed that of other, better documented, British and Irish regions: envisaging a shift from locally based power to more direct regional (and national) control, influenced and stabilised by the adoption of Christianity (Warner 1988: 57; Alcock 2003).
Also playing on the Mountain Stage today are the Tune-Yard, King Creosote and Jon Hopkins, Amien Jurado, Ghostpoet, The Pictish
Trail and Seamus Fogart.