‘MacLoud’ are a samba percussion band based in the Northwest of Skye who began life in February 2016.

Led by music tutor Sarah Walker, they play the diverse rhythms of Brazil – from samba reggae and Rio batucada to more funky, modern grooves.

They have played to great acclaim at local events such as the annual Dunvegan Show, Glendale Celebrate Together and various ceilidhs and business openings.