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Scott McGachan



  • Singing guitarist
  • Outstanding acoustic covers of the best of pop and rock music from 1950's to present day taking in acts as varied as The Kinks, The Jam, Ocean Colour Scene and Elton John
  • Performs with acoustic guitar and harmonica


Scott is based in Edinburgh and frequently plays across the central belt and around the East coast

Standard Set Times

  • 3 hour set with a 20 minute break

About this Act

Scott McGachan is an acoustic solo covers act with almost ten years of playing pubs, clubs and venues in his hometown of Edinburgh and around Central Scotland. He has a growing reputation for providing the perfect musical backdrop to a variety of settings from intimate dining evenings to lively pub nights with party atmospheres. Scott draws from his extensive catalogue of covers, adapting his set to suit the demand from his audience. Anything from The Rolling Stones, The Kinks, The Beatles to The Killers, Stereophonics, and Mumford and Sons, and anything in between can be played on any given night.

Audience interaction and involvement is an important part of Scott's act. He enjoys taking requests and has a real knack for working out songs unfamiliar to him on the spot. Scott is a professional and reliable act who works hard to create a friendly relationship with his audience and venue staff, and to make sure everyone has a great night.

Set List

The Kinks - Sunny Afternoon
Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
The Rolling Stones - Honky Tonk Woman
Oasis - Half the World Away
James - Sit Down
The Killers - Human
Damien Rice - Cannonball
The Beatles - Here Comes The Sun
The Jam - That's Entertainment
Paulo Nutini - Candy
Foo Fighters - Times Like These
Simon & Garfunkle - The Boxer
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bad Moon Rising
Taylor Swift - Bad Blood
David Bowie - Starman
Ocean Colour Scene - The Day We Caught the Train
Elton John - Your Song
U2 - Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking for
Mumford & Sons - Winter Winds
Johnny Cash - I Walk The Line
Gnarls Barclay - Crazy
Arctic Monkeys - Mardy Bum
Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark


  • Solo act with acoustic guitar, vocals and harmonica


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