by Danielle Holian

Second track from ‘Refugee’, ‘Scarce of Fishing’, has been released via Brooklyn Vegan. The charitable album, with all proceeds going to MOAS, is out July 5th, 2016 via Brainfog Records.

‘Scarce of Fishing’ is a track from Scottish folk singer/songwriter Alasdair Roberts. Before joining the ‘Refugee’ project, the artist has had support from the likes of Uncut, Pitchfork, BBC, The Observer, The Times, and much more.

‘Refugee’ features Richard Dawson, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Linda Thompson, Alasdair Roberts, Ricky Ross, BMX Bandits and many more, the album is a united effort, who have contributed an original or unreleased song each to the project.‘Refugee’ reflects the issue of the refugee crisis in its many forms. All proceeds from the album will go to the MOAS organisation (Migrant Offshore Aid Station) who’ve since 2013 saved more than 13,000 lives in the Mediterranean Sea. Read more on them at

‘Refugee’ reflects the issue of the refugee crisis in its many forms. All proceeds from the album will go to the MOAS organisation (Migrant Offshore Aid Station) who’ve since 2013 saved more than 13,000 lives in the Mediterranean Sea. Read more on them at www.moas.eu.