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Singer, songwriter and frontman. Formerly lead singer of Beggars Row Celtic band. Funny, extrovert with strong vocals and a little crazy.
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
I can perform while walking around a venue
My equipment is PAT tested
I own a PA system
Folk, Ceillidh, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk, Country, Originals, Scottish music, Folk rock, Easy listening
Songwriter, Musical comedy
WHISKY IN THE JAR,
I'LL TELL MY MA,
AULD LANG SYNE
STREETS OF LONDON,
BANANA BOAT SONG,
PAY ME MY MONEY DOWN,
SKYE BOAT SONG,
LORD OF THE DANCE,
BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE,
DIRTY OLD TOWN,
FAREWELL TAE THE HAVEN,
FLOWER OF SCOTLAND,
I AM SAILING
LORD OF THE DANCE,
MINGULAY BOAT SONG,
MULL OF KINTYRE,
THOSE WERE THE DAYS,
THE GALLAWA HILLS,
THE GALWAY SHAWL,
TOWN I LOVED SO WELL,
UNDER THE SCOTSMANS KILT,
LOVE IS ALL AROUND US,
SEEMS IT NEVER RAINS IS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA,
SONG FOR IRELAND,
GREENFIELDS OF FRANCE,
BONNIE LASS O FYVIE,
YOU RAISE ME UP,
SOLDIERS OF PEACE,
FAIRYTALE OF NEW YORK,
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
if the need to change timings arise I will do my utmost to cater for your changes. I am a full-time musician so I have no day job to interfere with time changes.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
That is no problem at all
How much time do you need to set up?
preferably 90 minutes to be on the safe side.
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
I am willing to discuss any particular songs you wish from my setlist. It is you that is booking me.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
I bring everything that is normally required. if there is something unusual requested we can discuss that. Everything is workable. believe me. lol.
Can you learn song requests before the event?
yes, normally up 5 new songs can be requested subject to ample time to learn these songs. They also have to be songs that any working musician would normally learn (Nessun Dorma is not normal lol) Should you wish more than 5 new songs then there is an extra charge as it takes time to learn these songs.
What do your clients love most about your performances?
om mixed audience genres audiences love that I will create mashups of choruses of many of the favourite singalong songs so that everyone can sing all the time. They also love the happy atmosphere I creat while walking around performing by the use of wireless mics on my voice and instruments.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
Too many to list them all.here are some. Stirling Castle, Edinburgh Castle, Cameron House, St Andrew golf course, Crieff Hydro, Sheraton Hotel and Balmoral Edinburgh and many others.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
far too many across too many genres. I love almost all music.
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
British Embassy Moscow, Glasgow City Hall, many folk festivals.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£200|
|Up to 1 hour||£300|
|Up to 2 hours||£300|
|Up to 3 hours||£350|
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