“An epic, cinematic set … it moves the spirit as much as the body *****” – Oz Hardwick, RnR Magazine
“A zest and zeal that lives up to their reputation as modernisers of traditional Scottish music ****” – Colin Irwin, Mojo
“If this doesn’t rock your ceilidh nothing will ****” – Billy Rough, Songlines
“West Highland musical mayhem” – Alex Monaghan, The Living Tradition
“The magic is brighter than ever” – Johnny Whalley, Folk Radio
“It’s just pure dead brilliant” – Liz Lochhead
Shooglenifty’s 9th studio album is the first to feature the new permanent line up including Eilidh Shaw on fiddle.
Including tunes and songs by Eilidh, Ewan MacPherson (mandolin), and Kaela Rowan (vocals), the album also includes compositions by Shoogle pals Ian Carr and Tia Files (The Poozies).
Recorded in November 2019 at Watercolour Studios in the Scottish Highlands, Acid Croft Vol 9 was produced by Andy Bell, with assistance from Barry Reid.
Billy’s | Black Dog | Air Chuairt | Caravan Up North | Hunting For Angus| Squat Lobster | Brutus | Trams
Fiddle: Eilidh Shaw | Mandolin: Ewan MacPherson | Banjo: Garry Finlayson | Drums and percussion: James Mackintosh | Vocals: Kaela Rowan | Guitar: Malcolm Crosbie | Bass: Quee MacArthur