"Like a ship out on the ocean, following the northern star..."
Living in Greens Harbour Newfoundland, you learn a thing or two about beauty and hardship. A million miles from anywhere, Greens Harbour is a hidden gem, perched on the edge of the earth. As a ships officer, hard work is something Scott takes pride in. He spends half his year on the ocean travelling from country to country. While on the ocean, he spends his evenings playing music with his shipmates and composing songs. Scott’s narrative-driven writing cuts through the soul, blending blues, rock and country encompassed in total honesty. Scott Gilbert is a storyteller. He takes listeners on a journey though his life around the world from Newfoundland to Scotland to South Africa. His songs range from quiet and haunting, to edge biting rock. Recorded in Rock Island Studios in Greens Harbour Savage Mugup is a journey of love, loss and freedom. Take a listen. Scott’s intimate soulful songs are captivating.