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About The Jacobites
The Jacobites are an experienced ceilidh band based in Edinburgh that offer professional ceilidhs for weddings, festivals and events.
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Public liability insurance of £10 million
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
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Booked for 10 Encore gigs!
Ceilidh, Traditional Scottish folk, Folk rock, Folk, Traditional Irish folk
All the ceilidh dances. A few include:
Tell me ma
Little lion man
Ship called dignity
Time of your life
Bonnie Lass o Fivve
Whiskey in the jar
Dirty old town
All the small things
Folsom prison blues
Ye Jacobites by name
Snow (hey oh)
A mans a Man
Jock hawks adventures in Glasgow
Heart of Gold
What do your clients love most about your performances?
Our high energy ceilidh gets everyone up on the dance floor
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
Hundreds all across the UK and Europe 🇬🇧🇪🇺
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
Probably one of the following 3 - We've played live on the BBC, a festival in Spain and we've played for HRH Princess Anne
Can you perform covers?
We're mainly a ceilidh band but we do play some covers and Scottish songs
Do you have different line-up options?
Yes, 2, 3 or 4 piece band. Fiddle, guitar drums, extra fiddle, piper, accordion, piano, flute
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
That's usually fine, just let us know as soon as you know any changes
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Yes, we're very happy to help out with background music before and between our sets.
How much time do you need to set up?
Usually around 1 hour, depending on the space and size of band.
Do you provide a caller?
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA) included in your quote?
Can you learn song requests before the event?
Potentially - please send us requests as soon as possible so we can let you know if they're possible.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
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