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The Thumping Tommys

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About The Thumping Tommys

A 4 piece London based band who play a mixture of Irish and American folk music.
Bluegrass band
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The thumping tommys are a collection of talented musicians specialising in old-time music. Having played at many great festival stages, bars and cafes, the thumping tommys play a heady brew of Irish and American folk music performed with a distinctly English style, which has established them as one of the most entertaining groups working in the UK right now.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
We can perform while walking around a venue
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Encore awards
4th Encoreversary
Folk, Bluegrass, Ceilidh, Country, Traditional English folk, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk
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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

Folsom Prison
Cotton Eye Joe
Wagon Wheel
I Got A Woman
Hound Dog
Galway Girl
Hey Good Looking
Drunken Sailor
Workin Nine To Five
I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow
Reet Petite
Wild Rover
Let Your Love Flow
Dirty Old Town
Lovesick Blues
Ring of Fire
Subterranean Homesick Blues
Rocky Road to Dublin
Move It On Over
Tell Me Ma
Train Ket Rollin
Roll In My Sweet Baby's Eyes
If Tomorrow Never Comes
Sweet Sixteen


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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£800
Up to 2 hours£1000
Up to 3 hours£1500


From customers:

Green A, 6 years ago

Hugely entertaining old-time band!

Southbank I, 6 years ago

The Thumping Tommys recently performed here at the Southbank Centre and they were outstanding. They were talented, fun and the major talking point of the evening

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