Celtic folk band

Tippin'It Up

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About Tippin'It Up

Tippin it Up are a duo that plays mostly traditional music.
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Celtic folk band
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Tippin it Up are a duo that plays mostly traditional irish music & song with some americana mixed in on guitar,mandolin and bouzouki.

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This act has been working with Encore for over 7 years
Traditional Irish folk, Folk
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Concert, Wedding, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Recording session, Cruise, Birthday party, Christmas party
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Tippin'It Up's Song list

Irish songs & music both traditional & contemporary.
1.Rashers & Eggs.
2.Zoological Gardens.
4.Follow me up to Carlow.
5.Tippin’ it Up to Nancy.
6.Madame I’m a Darlin’.
7.The Galway Shawl.
8.Galway Girl.
9.The Sally Gardens.
10.Lord Franklin.
11 The Close Shave.
12.Clasped to the Pig.
13.Sgt.William Bailey.
14Henry My Son.
15.I Know My Love.
16.If I were a Blackbird.
17.A Pint of Plain.
18.The Coal Quay Market.
19.The Holy Ground.
20.The Bay of Biscay.
21.Paddy’s Green Shamrock Shore.
23.All the Fine Young Men.
24.The Longford Weaver.
25.Down by the Glenside.
Customer questions

Do you have different line-up options?

Our line-Up is vocals,acoustic guitar,mandolin, tenor banjo, tenor guitar,bouzouki ,bodhran,as a duo

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

We try our best to be flexible.

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

Pipe music connected to P.A.

How much time do you need to set up?

Usually one hour +.

Can you roam around while you perform?

Usually all stage work,but can roam if it’s a small acoustic setting.

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


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


Can you learn song requests before the event?

If it’s within our musical genre.

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Great lively songs and tunes,witty friendly banter.We try to please @ every venue we perform,which is much appreciated by all concerned.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

CostaDelFolk Festival in Portugal,The Haal Festival in Portsoy,Scotland,The Liverpool Irish Traditional Music Festival,River Mersey Festival,Liverpool Love Festival & many folk clubs throughout the north of England & Wales. Many appearances on BBC Radio Merseyside,Oldham Radio stations.

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

The Beatles(initially) then in the traditional genre,Sweeney’s Men,Emmet Spiceland,Planxty,The Bothy Band,Patrick Street,Pat Kilbride,Andy Irvine,Christy Moore,Jimmy Crowley & too many more to mention.

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

CostaDelFolk Festival with many of the greats of the international folk scene,i.e.Seth Lakeman,Show of Hands,Daoiri Farrell,Sam Kelly & the Lost Boys,Tim Eady,Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman etc.

Tippin'It Up's Prices

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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£400
Up to 2 hours£500
Up to 3 hours£700


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Tippin'It Up's Reviews

From Encore customers:

Kieran D
7 years ago
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5 out of 5

Outstanding performance very enjoyable.

From other customers:

Lymm C
7 years ago

Great night

Dave J
6 years ago

Folk North West 40th Anniversary Concert

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