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18th Mar 2015
Dumb Ways To Think - Press Statement
Scotland’s songwriting promotion and development body Burnsong are proud to present the completed animated feature for the winning song ‘Dumb Ways To Think’
Burnsong, would like to thank all of the songwriters and bands who entered the competition and through their efforts helping to highlight and tackle sectarian beliefs.
Thanks also to all of the organisations and groups, including the Scottish Government, VAF, S.W Scotland Sectarian Project, SCVS, SmartIndie and EM Records for their support in bringing this project to fruition.
13th Mar 2015
Children from Inverclyde perform on Dumb Ways To Think
Inverclyde young people sing on the competition-winning anti-sectarianism song called 'Dumb Ways To Think'
The young people were taking part in a project run by Scottish Youth Theatre and Gie’s Peace in Inverclyde and through this sang on the winning song called 'Dumb Ways To Think'
Thank you to the
Gie's Peace Drama Group and all of the children who contributed on the song:
Sarah Brolly, Anna Brolly, Ruth Calderwood, Emma Gallacher, Sarah Gallacher, Ross Gillan, Jennifer Gray, Erin Keenan, Shari Keenan, Michaela Kier, Robyn Lang, Eva Mconnachie, Chloe Mclumpha, Naimh Mitchell, Eilidh Morrison, Holly O’Donnell, Megan Quinn, Ava Quigg, Savannah Robb, Jessica Robertson, Jay Robertson, Charlotte Smith, Chole Temporal
Dumb Ways To Think - words & music Ewan Manson, Music Producer & Arranger - Robert Maitland
Animator - Jamie Ferns
Recorded at Skylight Productions and The Shed O' Dreams by Robert Maitland & Chris Lord
Vocals - Ewan Manson
Backing Vocals - Gie's Peace & Scottish Youth Theatre drama group Inverclyde.
Guitars - Robert Maitland
Bass - Chris Blanden
Drums - Gordy Turner
7th Mar 2015
Dumb Ways To Think - Animated Feature
1st Dec 2014
Runner-up for the 'Dumb Ways To Think' competitionCongratulations to Lorna-Jane Gracie for her entry 'Colours' in the 'Dumb Ways To Think' song writing competition. You can listen to her lovely song by clicking here https://soundcloud.com/lorna-jane-gracie/colours
3rd Nov 2014
Winning entry for 'Dumb Ways To Think' Songwriting CompetitionCongratulations to Ewan Manson for writing the winning song for the 'Dumb Ways To Think' songwriting competition. His song, also called 'Dumb Ways To Think' was chosen from entries across the UK and beyond.
5th Oct 2014
'Dumb Ways To Think' songwriting competition closed to entries
The Gathering 2014 – Songwriting Competition - Latest News
‘Dumb Ways To Think’ challenge sectarianism, songwriting competition is now closed to entries.
The winning entry will be announced on Saturday 1st November 2014.
Click here to listen to some of the entries https://soundcloud.com/groups/dumb-ways-to-think