Jamie McGeechan aka Little Fire is an award winning singer-songwriter from Ayr in Scotland.

He has previously opened for artists including Joan Armatrading, Damien Rice, Justin Currie, The Secret Sisters, Dougie MacLean, Eddi Reader and the great Andrew Roachford.

Performing around the world Jamie has previously appeared at New York Tartan Week, the Ohio Scottish Games (USA), The Camperdown Burns Festival in Australia, The New Hampshire Highland Games (USA), the Scottish North American Leadership Conference in Detroit,the London Burns Club, Blueballs Festival (Switzerland), the Latitude Festival and Celtic Connections in Scotland.

An award winning singer-songwriter and musician Jamie has been highlighted for his talents by winning awards at the Scottish Alternative Music Awards, CalMac Culture Competition, West FM Local Talent Award, nominated as a Young Scot of the Year and as one of Scotland’s most Eligible Bachelors by the Scotsman Newspaper.

 

Jamie made history in being the first musician to record inside Burns Cottage in Alloway which gave birth to a record entitled Roots capturing the very essence of the origins of Burns, his roots in the fertile Ayrshire earth.

Jamie has been invited to contribute musical interpretations for exhibitions at the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum in Alloway, contribute to programmes on Burns on BBC Radio Scotland and has previously organised and hosted a number of festivals and concerts featuring performances of Burns songs.

Jamie regularly performs at Burns events around the world including as an invited guest for the American Scottish Foundation in New York City, the London Burns Club, the Camperdown Burns Festival in Australia. Upcoming performances include performances and Burns Supper speeches in January 2019 for the Scottish St. Andrew Society of Greater St. Louis in Missouri and for the Scottish Club of Tulsa in Oklahoma.

 

Releasing his debut album High Hopes in 2014 tracks from this record enjoyed support on national radio stations including BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio Scotland.

Hollywood came knocking with 2017 film The Drama Club picking up Fire Me Up for it’s soundtrack.

An Ambassador for Robert Burns as well as an Ambassador for World Peace Tartan Jamie is a proud Scot who enjoys promoting Scotland whenever possible.