Linton's great great grandfather Malcolm Mackinnon was known as " The Bard of Barra ". Linton's father paid/drank his way through medical school in Edinburgh in the 60s on the Scottish folk circuit. It was only a matter of time before the love of all things Scottish caught up with him.With the help of Willie Logan, Linton recorded his album " Ballads & Battles - Echoes of Alba" in 3 days. You can buy it using the links below.