About the Author
Mike Scott was born in Edinburgh and has led The Waterboys since 1983, during which time he has achieved widespread success with albums including This Is The Sea, Fisherman's Blues and Room To Roam. He continues to push musical boundaries and tours regularly with new and reconfigured versions of his legendary band. In 2010 The Waterboys premiered their new work, An Appointment With Mr Yeats, at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, Ireland. The album of the same name was released to great acclaim in 2011.