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David Scott (Pearlfishers)

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David Scott is the leader of the Scottish pop group Pearlfishers.[1]

Scott has been the main songwriter, producer and vocalist of Pearlfishers since their inception. Scott is also a member of BMX Bandits.[2] He has produced recordings and played with a wide range of artists including Amy Allison, Alex Chilton, Yeon Gene Wang, Ricky Ross,[3] Maher Shalal Hash Baz and Bill Wells.

Scott also works as a broadcaster on BBC Radio fronting music documentaries[4] and also has contributed music to many theatre productions in Scotland and co-organised all star tribute shows to Brian Wilson, Ennio Morricone and Serge Gainsbourg. David is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Creative and Cultural Industries at the University of the West of Scotland and is the Programme Leader for their MA in Songwriting and Performance.[4]


  1. ^ "Pearlfishers | Biography & History | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  2. ^ Alan Wilson (2 March 2007). "Music fans enjoy an event of note". The Courier. Archived from the original on 5 June 2011. Retrieved 5 February 2010.
  3. ^ "Album review: McIntosh Ross". The Scotsman. 28 September 2009. Retrieved 5 February 2010.
  4. ^ a b "David Scott bio.–University of the West of Scotland". Archived from the original on 22 January 2010. Retrieved 5 February 2010.