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5 Songs That Will Shoogle Your Hurdies

"Shoogle your hurdies" is a Scottish phrase that essentially means "shake your booty." Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images hide caption

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"Shoogle your hurdies" is a Scottish phrase that essentially means "shake your booty."

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If music makes you shake your booty, you're sure to shoogle your hurdies to these tracks. Before you go looking for an online Scots dictionary, enjoy Fiona Ritchie's handpicked set of irresistible tracks with Eileen Ivers and Immigrant Soul from the U.S., Scotland's Capercaillie and The Chair, and from Ireland T with the Maggies and Arty McGlynn. There's no point in even trying to sit still. Staun up!

5 Songs That Will Shoogle Your Hurdies

Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul.

Darling Corey

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Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul, 'Darlin' Corey'

  • from Eileen Ivers and Immigrant Soul

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Song
Eileen Ivers and Immigrant Soul
Album
Eileen Ivers and Immigrant Soul
Artist
Eileen Ivers
Label
Koch Records
Released
2003

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Capercaillie.

Seice Ruairidh (Roddy's Drum)

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Capercaillie, 'Seice Ruairidh (Roddy's Drum)'

  • from Secret People

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Song
Secret People
Album
Secret People
Artist
Capercaillie
Label
Survival
Released
1995

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The Chair.

Knees Of Fire

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The Chair, 'Knees Of Fire'

  • from The Road To Hammer Junkie

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Song
The Road To Hammer Junkie
Album
The Road To Hammer Junkie
Artist
The Chair
Label
Folky Gibbon Records

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T With The Maggies.

Wedding Dress

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T with the Maggies, 'Wedding Dress'

  • from T with the Maggies

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Song
T with the Maggies
Album
T with the Maggies
Artist
T with the Maggies
Label
Compass
Released
2011

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Arty McGlynn and Nollaig Casey.

Lead the Knave/Bunker Hill

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Arty McGlynn & Nollaig Casey, 'Lead the Knave/Bunker Hill'

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Song
Lead the Knave
Album
Lead the Knave
Artist
Arty McGlynn/Nollaig Casey
Label
Avid
Released
1989

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