Published: 25/06/2014 17:10 - Updated: 25/06/2014 17:30

Help Shanine to open Tiree festival

Shanine Gallagher
Shanine Gallagher

A singer from Lochaber is one of five acts shortlisted for the TMF (Tiree Music Festival) Unsigned competition.

From Lochaline, singer-songwriter Shanine Gallagher's "acoustic guitar and haunting melodies" helped her win through from the original 150-plus acts who entered the competition to the last five.

The winner of the competition - featuring acts including including Roddy Woomble & Band, Eddi Reader, Dougie MacLean and Skerryvore - will get to open the sold-out festival on Friday, July 18.

If you want to vote for Shanine, you have until noon on Tuesday (July 1) to take part by going to

Scottish radio personality, Jim Gellatly - dubbed ‘The voice of new music in Scotland’ - will face the task of choosing his favourite act from the runners up who will then go on to perform the opening slot for the Sunday bill.

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