Shooglenifty was formed in 1990 by musicians from the Scottish Highlands, Orkney and Edinburgh. Its bright spark was the idea of fusing traditional and traditional-sounding melodies with the beats and basslines of a mixed bag of more contemporary influences. As happy playing a small highland village hall as they are on an outdoor festival stage playing to tens of thousands, the Shoogles (as they’re known to their fans) have promoted Scottish music all over the world for three decades.
A few crazy promo videos were made during lockdown and an online album launch in September 2020. In Summer 2021 the band returned to live performance at some open air festivals, but also managed to produce yet another crazy promo. This time they were all in the same location