Angus R. Grant

Of Shooglenifty. Born 14 February 1967. Died 9 October 2016
Angus R. Grant
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Angus R. Grant

Angus R. Grant Biography (Wikipedia)

Shooglenifty are a Scottish, Edinburgh-based six-piece Celtic fusion band, that tours internationally. The band blends Scottish traditional music with influences ranging from electronica to alternative rock. They contributed to Afro Celt Sound System's 1996 album Volume 1: Sound Magic. The band have performing in countries including Australia, Austria, Cuba, Belgium, France, Norway, Ireland, Italy, Denmark, New Zealand, Indonesia, South Africa, Beirut, France, Spain, the USA, Canada, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, India, Germany, Norway, Sweden, the Netherlands, Russia, Corsica, Luxembourg, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Poland, Switzerland, Bali, Portugal, Mexico and the UK. They have performed for a number of notable fans, including Prince Charles, Tony Blair, Nelson Mandela, and Emperor Akihito of Japan.

Several of the band members had previously played together in Swamptrash.

Angus R. Grant, the band's fiddler and frontman, died in October 2016 at the age 49. Eilidh Shaw joined the band on fiddle after Grant's death.

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Morag's Wedding/MacKinnon's Reel
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Morag's Wedding/MacKinnon's Reel
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Maighdeanan na H-Àirigh / Capt Campbell's Got His Wife / The Red Burn
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Maighdeanan na H-Àirigh / Capt Campbell's Got His Wife / The Red Burn
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The parting glass
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The parting glass
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Heather Manson's Wedding Waltz / Farquhar and Hetty's Waltz
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Heather Manson's Wedding Waltz / Farquhar and Hetty's Waltz
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March, Strathspey and reel : Clan MacColl, Cameron’s Got His Wife Again / Jock Wilson’s Ball
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March, Strathspey and reel : Clan MacColl, Cameron’s Got His Wife Again / Jock Wilson’s Ball
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Glengarry's Gathering/Glengarry's Dirk/Lochgarryside Reel
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Glengarry's Gathering/Glengarry's Dirk/Lochgarryside Reel
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THE HILLS OF GLENGARRY/Aonghas Grant's Farewell to Lagavoulin
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THE HILLS OF GLENGARRY/Aonghas Grant's Farewell to Lagavoulin
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An Ataireachd Ard/mhairi Bhoidheach
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An Ataireachd Ard/mhairi Bhoidheach
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THE EARL OF JURA
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THE EARL OF JURA
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The Long Legged Lassie / Aonghas Grant's Welcome To Fochabers
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The Long Legged Lassie / Aonghas Grant's Welcome To Fochabers
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The Long Legged Lassie/Aonghas Grant's Welcom
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The Long Legged Lassie/Aonghas Grant's Welcom
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Glengarry's gathering
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Glengarry's gathering
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Long legged lassie
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Long legged lassie
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