Nominated for Musician Of The Year at the MG Alba Trad Awards, Euan McLaughlin is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist, producer, and string arranger based in Glasgow. Euan has established himself as a highly sought-after session player and collaborator, working with a diverse range of artists and performing at major events such as Glastonbury, Boomtown Fair, Celtic Connections, DubCamp and Festival Interceltique De Lorient.
"...one of the most exciting folk artists on the Scottish scene...truly captivating...Euan McLaughlin has you vibing to a fresh wave of folk music"
Euan is part of several exciting musical projects, including the Dub/Folk collective An Dannsa Dub, the Electronic/Trad outfit Valtos, and his brother Lewis' band (Glastonbury ETC Winner 2022). He is also an in demand recording artist, having appeared on over 40 commercial recordings, as well as the ITV series 'Victoria' and his playing regularly features across the BBC, including on Radio 1, Radio 2, and 6 Music. In recognition of his innovative contributions to traditional music, Euan was awarded the Ignition Award by Hands Up For Trad in 2022.
Euan has collaborated with numerous notable artists throughout his career including Lucia & The Best Boys, Johnny Mac & The Faithful (opening for Rod Stewart), The Poozies, Project Smok, Last Boy, Cara Rose, Ewen Bremner, Strabe, Iona Fyfe, Lapwyng & Dante amongst others. Euan's ability to adapt to different genres and styles has made him a versatile and in-demand session player and producer in the Scottish music scene.