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Tartan Paint

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About Tartan Paint

Genre spanning Ceilidh band playing an upbeat mix of traditional tunes and classic covers
Celtic folk band
Fort William
Public liability insurance of £5 million

Genre spanning ceilidh band playing an upbeat mix of traditional tunes and classic songs. Based in the Scottish Highlands and drawing on talent from across the area, we are your one stop shop for the best music and song for all occasions. We are a collaboration of musicians drawing from years of individual experience and presenting a fresh new sound. Members of Tartan Paint have played at hundreds of events and weddings across the UK and beyond and are masters of knowing what to play to ensure the dance floor is full all night. Tartan Paint can provide: * 2 - 6 piece Ceilidh Band * Professional Dance Caller * Cover Songs from all eras * Any songs you want (on advance request) * Experienced and professional DJ * State of the art sound and lighting systems More videos of our live performances and details of upcoming public events can be found searching for our handle, TartanPaintMusic Thanks for looking!

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Encore awards
2nd Encoreversary
Irish rock, Folk rock, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk, Country, Ceilidh, Folk, Easy listening, Light music, World music, Scottish music, Rock, Pop
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Here is a small selection of Jigs, Reels and Marches we can play:
Boys of Ballymote – Kenny Gillies – The Duck - Jig of Slurs – Kitchen Maid – Calliop House - Rolling Barmaid – Miss Campbell of Shearness – Kenny Macdonald – Dr Flora Macaulay - Merrily danced the Quaker's wife– Jig Runrig - The Curlew - Thunderhead – Price of a pig – Inspector Campbell – Paddy's leather breeks - Cork Hill – Scarce of Tatties – Out on the Ocean – Morrisons - Simon Thourmie's - Inspector Donald Campbell of Ness - Kenny MacDonalds - Dram behind the curtain - Roaring Barmaid - Scarce of Tatties - The Famous Baravan
Dolina Mackay - Break yer bass drone - McFaddens - Franks - Wing Commander - Pitnacree Ferryman - Maggie's Pancakes - Twisted Bridge – The Banshee – The Barrowburn Reel - Cooley's Reel - Jenna Reid - Silver Spear - Brenda's Stubberts - Wes & Maggie's – The 4th Floor - Macarthur's Road - John Keith Lang - Andy Renwick - Lexie Macaskill's - Jenny Dang - Ale is Dear - Trip to Windsor - Gravel Walk – Cape Bretton Fiddlers Welcome - Molly Rankin - Jack Daniels - Sally Gardens - Trip to Errogie - Birds Nest - High Drive - Landward - Ramnee Ceilidh - Dirty Bee – Reconciliation Reel - Far from Home - Road to Errogie - Brenda Stubbert's - The Glasgow Reel - Wes and Maggies - Far from home - Dirty Bee - The Tongadale - Laura McKeowns
Jim Christie of Wick - Captain Carswell – Father John - Heights of Casino – Blue Bonets - Maclean of Lewis – Macneils of Ugadale - Centenary Jewel - Donald Maclean's farewell to Oban - Captain Carswell - Flett from Flotta - Battle of Waterloo - Shores of Loch Bee
We also have a large repertoire of Scottish and Irish folk songs and classic songs from all eras and genres. If you have any specific song requests for a gig, we can learn them for you.


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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£350
Up to 2 hours£480
Up to 3 hours£560


From customers:

Dr. W, 3 years ago

The best ceilidh band!

Fiona- I, 4 years ago

Simply the best Ceilidh band!

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