Celtic folk band

RockPipes

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#1 Celtic Rock band in the South West! Whacky, fun, unique! Weddings, parties, anniversaries. Entertainment tailored to your special event!
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Celtic folk band
Bristol
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RockPipes are a Celtic Rock band with a difference! Bagpipes, fiddle, recorder + the usual rock line up, we focus on our own multi-instrumental versions of rock and Celtic classics with our audiences becoming our vocalists! Fantastic fun for all musical tastes, all ages and events - pubs, parties, weddings, festivals, events - we just LOVE to entertain!!

Musicianship
Genres:
Rock, Classic rock, Folk, Ceilidh, Folk rock, Irish rock, Traditional Scottish folk, Alternative rock
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Event types:
Bar / Club / Venue event, Charity event, Wedding, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve, Cruise
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Song list

The Gael (from Last of the Mohicans Dougie Maclean)
500 Miles (The Proclaimers)
Jolly Beggarman/Skye Boat/Itchy Fingers (traditional)
Steam Train (Mary-Ann MacKinnon)
Over the hills )Gary Moore)
Sailing (Rob Stewart)
Jig a Jig (Traditional)
Black Bear/Mairi’s Wedding (Traditional)
Athol Highlanders (Traditional)
Sleeping Tune (Gordon Duncan)
Smoke/Scotland the Brave (Deep Purple/traditional)
Highland Cathedral (Ulrich Roever and Michael Korb)
Hoots Mon (Harry Robinson/Lord Rockingham’s XI)
Whisky in the Jar (Traditional/Thin Lizzy arrangement)
Don’t stop believing (Journey)
Going Home (Mark Knopfler – theme Local Hero)
Toss the Feathers (Trad/the Corrs inspired)
Classical
Toccata (J.S Bach/ Sky inspired)
Fanfare (Aaron Copland – Emerson, Lake and Palmer-inspired)
Film
He’s a Pirate (Klaus Badelt – Pirates of the Caribbean)
Game of Thrones (Ramin Djawadi)
Rock
Queen Medley (We will rock you/Another one bites the dust/Don’t stop me now)
Metallica Set (Fade to Black and Enter Sandman)
Misirlou (Trad)
Brick in the wall (Pink Floyd)
Paranoid Set – Paranoid (Black Sabbath) Rockin’ all over the World (Status Quo) Jumpin’ Jack Flash (Rolling Stones)
Long way/Thunder (ACDC)
Born to be Wild (Steppenwolf)
Sweet Child/Highway to Hell (Guns and Roses/ACDC)
YMCA (Village People)
Muse - Uprising
Party/Singalong/Pop
Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol
Coldplay (Fix you/Clocks/Viva la Vida)
Sylvia (Focus)
Could it be Magic (Barry Manilow)
Rule the World (Take That)
Wake me Up (Avicii)
Black Betty/Eye of the Tiger
Abba (Mama Mia/Super Trooper/Money Money)
Caroline Set (Status Quo/Neil Diamond (Sweet Caroline and Amarillo Tony Christie)
Delilah (Tom Jones)
Others/Topical/Christmas etc
Last Christmas (Wham)
Merry Christmas Everybody (Slade)
Fairytale of New York (The Pogues)
In Dulce Jubilo (Bach arr Mike Oldfield)
Christmas Carols – Pipes -Traditional
Auld Lang Syne - Traditional
Ellan Vannin (Isle of Man/traditional)
Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Our versatility and interaction with our audiences!

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Festivals, Charity Gigs, Parties, Weddings

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Traditional Scottish and Irish bands plus rock icons

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

Hard to say as we love the mix of gigs we play at - we consider them all high profile!

Do you have different line-up options?

We always perform as a 7-piece band

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

We can be flexible

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

Yes we can provide an iPod with playlist

How much time do you need to set up?

2.5 - 3 hours normally unless there's backline already set up.

Can you roam around while you perform?

2/3 members (pipes and fiddle) can roam whilst performing

Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?

You can choose from our set list

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?

yes it is

Can you learn song requests before the event?

Possibly

Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£1120
Up to 2 hours£1600
Up to 3 hours£2000
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BJ
Bryn J
5 months ago, for a Private event in Denbigh LL16
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5 out of 5

A big THANK YOU to the band, a fabulous night for our 25th anniversary do Sat 24th Sept. Great music, entertainment, dancing + singing. Loved by everyone. 💖💖💖💖💖💖💖💖💖💖💖 Lady Annmaria + Bryn xxx