Mike Scott was born in Roslin and schooled in Penicuik, before moving to Edinburgh. He began playing guitar at the age of 6 and was playing in local bands by age 13. By 20 he had toured the UK twice, released 2 records and played with a number of other acts. After studying for 2 years in Music Performance and Sound Production, at 22 Mike was offered the chance to tour and play with multiple acts alongside teaching from the Morningside School of Music.
Now, 25 and still teaching guitar at the Morningside School of Music he is a recognised Apple Teacher and performing regularly in Edinburgh with local artists.