Contemporary folk band

ALTAGORE

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About ALTAGORE

Contemporary folk band
Ballymena
Public liability insurance of £1 million
A genuine Irish folk/ band based in Glens of Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Altagore show is a mix of songs, tunes & Irish banter.

Altagore are currently one of Northern Ireland's leading Irish folk/rock bands. The band is a genuine Irish band that can entertain any audience with Songs, tunes mixed with banter. The band has been honoured to share the stage with some of Ireland's top artists, Brain McFadden ( Westlife) Pete McKinney ( Waterboys) Frances Black to name a few. Altagore perform an array of songs from ' Christy Moore, The Fureys , Garth Brooks, Mumford & Sons to Thin Lizzy. The band have been invited to perform at the 2018 St Patrick's celebrations in Dubai, playing support to ' Kodaline & The Coronas' at the media city amphitheatre, with a tour of Norway also in September. The band offer a wedding package that covers the complete entertainment for the day in which options can be tailored to suit all requirements. Altagore use a 6k sound & lighting rig with the following instruments - Tenor Banjo Fiddle Guitars ( Acoustic / Electric) whistles Bass Drums ( Full kit)

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
Traditional church music, Irish rock, Folk rock, Ceilidh, Traditional Irish folk, Classic rock, Rock, Hard rock, Rock 'n' Roll
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Event types:
Bar / Club / Venue event, Wedding, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Birthday party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Uptempo Ballads
Ride on Am Mark Black is colour Bm Mark
McIlhatton D Mark Grace Bflat Manny
Crack was 90 A Mark Streets newyork Bflat Manny
Star of down F#m Manny Cliffs of Doneen D Mark
Leaving liverpool D Manny Boston rose Bflat Mark
Killybegs G Mark The contender F Manny
Santiano Em Mark Lizzy lindsey C Manny
Botany bay G Mark Sweet sixteen G Mark
Tell me ma G Manny Town i loved Bflat Mark
The ferryman C Manny Caladonia G Mark
Athenry G Mark Bright blue rose G Manny
Rambles of spring G Mark Carrickfergus Bflat Mark
Irish rover C Manny Lassie go F Mark
Las Vegas G Manny Molly malone F Mark
Step it out Mary Dm Manny The voyage C Mark
Carlingford G Mark Belfast C Mark
Lukey's boat G Mark This is Homeland A Mark
Paddy lay back G Mark Willy McBride G Manny
The beggar man G Mark Clare to here Bm Mark
The Fireman song Dm Mark Redrose cafe Am Mark
Dirty old town G Manny Wild rover G Mark
Molly maguires F Mark Flower of Scotland G Mark
Big strongman G Manny Quiet desparation D Mark
Ordinary Man Am Manny Ist time ur face F Mark
Could'nt come G Mark
Rattling bog G Manny
Modern Irish & Rock
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Galway girl F Mark Streets no name C Mark
N17 F Mark With or without you D Mark
Usta luv her G Mark All i want is you A Mark
500 MILES E Mark In the name of love G Mark
Chasing cars A Mark Newyears day F#m Mark
Alabama D Manny One Am Mark
Run Am Mark
Whisky in jar G Manny American pie G Mark
Good tradition G Mark Brown eyed girl G Mark
Passenger Am Manny Message in box G Mark
The reason C Mark Fix you Bflat Mark
Dirty old town G Manny Hero G Mark
Trouble T Em Mark You say nothn at all G Mark
Dearg doom Dm Manny Summer 69 C Mark
Summer in Dublin Em Mark Tribute Am Mark
Raining in Paris A Mark Teenage kicks C Mark
Sweet child G Mark Cotton eyejoe A Mark
Living on a prayer Bm Mark Hey ho c Manny
Its My life Am Mark Dont stop believing c Mark
You're beautiful C Manny Hit the diff D Manny
Fisherman's blues G Mark Give a little respect C Manny
Bang on ear G Mark
under the moon love c Mark
Red light spells Em Mark
Country & Modern ballads
The Gambler E Manny
Friends in low places A Mark
Baton rouge C Mark
The dance Em Mark
If 2moro nver comes G Mark
Folsom prison E Manny
That summer G Mark
Wagon wheel A Mark
Come back to me G Mark
Wine drinker me F Manny
King of the road F Manny
Sultans of swing Dm Mark
Dance the night away E Mark
The river D Mark
Past the point Em Mark
Stuck on you F Mark
Angels D Mark
Stand by me G Manny
Sweet caroline C Mark
Patience G Mark
Cant live without u C Mark
Amazed G MarkALTAGORE TUNES - REELS/ JIGS /POLKAS
1. COOLEYS REEL Em reel 10. BELFAST HORNPIPE D h/pipe 18. KERRY POLKA A
2. DROWSY MAGGIE Em reel 11. ELMS D/G h/pipe 19. RYANS D
3. GRAVEL WALK Am reel 12. PLANXTY GEORGE A/D h/pipe 20. MANNYS A
4. SWALLOWS TAIL Am reel 13.CORK D h/pipe
5. HIGH REEL A reel
6.TRIPPING UP STAIRS C reel 14. MORRISONS Em jig 21. LONESOME BOATMAN Am
7. THRUPNEY BIT Am reel 15.GARRYOWEN A jig 22. ROISIN DUBH Bb
8. MASON APRON A reel 16. KITTY LIE OVER D jig 23. FOGGY DEW Em
9. TAMALIN Am reel 17. KESH G jig 24. SPANISH GUITAR Am
25. KING OF THE FERRIES Em
26. 9 POINTS D
27. PLANXTY IRWIN
28. DUELLING BANJO A
29. SALLY GARDENS G
30. BOYS OF BLUE HILL
31. SHIPS IN FULL SAIL
32. LOCAL HERO D
33. THE ZORBA E
34. ATHOL HIGHLANDERS A

Reviews

From customers:

Jenny B, 3 years ago

The guests we're totally blew away, thank you so much,our wedding wouldn't have been the same without Altagore.

Mona B, 2 years ago

Ist class band, if we we're getting married again, we'd definitely book them.

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