Recordings by Haines & Leighton:
“Hand To Hand” Purchase on Borealis Records
Mark Haines and Tom Leighton have been called a “two man folk festival” They are multi-instrumentalists combining traditional fiddle, accordion, guitar, bouzouki, and bodhran, with the new technology of synthesizers, tone generators and processors.
“Optimists Jig” Purchase on Borealis Records
A traditional and original repertoire influenced by Celtic, Maritime and North American roots performed with engaging humor and musicality by two of the most regular working musicians on earth.
“Foot To Floor, (repeat on beat)”
Mark Haines & Tom Leighton established themselves as a duo in 1992 with the release of their first cd, “Foot To Floor (repeat on beat)”. Foot to Floor (Repeat on Beat!) is Mark ‘n’ Tom’s first, guaranteed to please with trad and original songs from their Celtic and North American roots repertoire performed on fiddle, accordion, guitar, mandolin, bodhran and keyboards.