Glasgow based band Mudshark formed in 1995. Band members include Ian, Derek and Sammy McCotter and various drummers. The band released their debut album and single in 1995 and toured both Britain and Europe, supporting bands such as, Dog eat Dog, Sugar Ray, Prong, Melvins and Iron Maiden. Jason Newsted (Metallica) voted Mudshark the best album of 1995. Mudshark are recording a new album and it's due for release in early 2009.