The Late Late Show Residency!

Following our American TV debut on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, we’re feeling honoured, grateful and lucky to have been asked to appear every night for a whole week from the 24th February! You can read all about it at the Hollywood Reporter here.

US Network TV Debut!

On Monday 17th February, we were thrilled to make our American television debut on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. We performed Bright Light Fever from the new album, and you can watch it here! Thank you to everyone who has supported us, and special thanks to Creative Scotland for their invaluable assistance and advice in helping us in our efforts to make it to the USA.

Roaming Roots Revue at Celtic Connections!

Happy new year one and all. We hope 2014 brings you all you hope for. The band have been hard at work over the last few weeks putting together another “Roaming Roots Revue” for Celtic Connections, which will take place on Sunday 19th January at the Royal Concert Hall in Glasgow. Joining the band on stage to play original music and celebrate the music of the greats of Laurel Canyon, California will be Dawes, Lindi Ortega, Cory Chisel, LAU and many more. This is extremely close to selling out, so head here to get tickets if you haven’t already!

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Happy Christmas one and all! We want to thank you all for your support throughout 2013 and let you know that we will kick 2014 in style with an appearance on the BBC One Scotland Hogmanay Show from 11.45pm on the 31st of December. To our friends in the rest of the UK, if you have satellite or cable then you can watch live on Ch 971 (Sky) or Ch 862 (Virgin). Happy New Year when it comes and we’ll see you on the other side!

Scottish Tour in November!

We had an amazing time playing Scotland’s shiny new 13,000 capacity venue The Hydro. In November we hit the road for our own Scottish mini-tour. We really hope you’ll come out and support us. All you need to know can be found at our gigs page here!

The Hydro!

We are thrilled and proud to be playing at Scotland’s new 13,000 capacity arena next Saturday 12th October with Glasvegas and The Proclaimers. Doors are 6pm and we’re on at 7pm sharp. Hope to see you there!

Tenement TV Session!

Check out the new video of Roddy, John and Gordon performing backstage at this year’s Wickerman Festival for the lovely folk at Tenement TV

Roddy Hart & The Lonesome Fire Reviews

Here are some things being said about the new album: “Widescreen…poetic and [with] verve…evoking the epic rock of Springsteen.  Local hero turns contender” Uncut, “Gorgeous…exquisite Americana with a neat Scottish touch” Clash Music, “Hart deserves a legitimate place in the long line of classic Scottish pop writers” The Sunday Herald, “Epic…soulful…[and] packed with potential hits” Evening Times, “Destined to be a classic” The Sunday Mail. Have you bought it yet? SHAME ON YOU.  Buy it here or here


Glasgow West End FOPP Instore This Saturday!

Roddy, Gordon and John from the band will be playing an acoustic set at Fopp Records on Byres Road in Glasgow this Saturday from 2.30pm to celebrate the launch of the new album!



If you are in the London area, then we’d really love your support.  We play The Islington on Tolpuddle Street from 7.30pm tomorrow night.  Tickets here, or available on the door!  Come and have a beer with us to celebrate the new album release!