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Dere Street

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Overview

  • Ceilidh, folk and rock band
  • Wide repertoire of tracks from the likes of Runrig, Van Morrison and traditional Celtic music
  • Perform as a 4 piece band as standard

Location

Based in the Scottish Borders around Selkirk and Galashiels and will travel for events.

Standard Set Times

  • Variations to suit the style of you evening . Three or four 50 minute sets with 10 minute breaks. About twelve Ceilidh Dances with songs or instrumentals between.

About this Act

Dere Street are a Celtic Ceilidh Rock band who adapt their style to meet the needs of the client. They mix traditional tunes with rock backing and use this for high energy Ceilidh dances.

Their repertoire also includes traditional folk tunes done with a modern twist, covers of Runrig, Dougie MacLean and Christie Moore songs as well as their own self written material. They also have a great repertoire of 50's and 60's dance floor classics to help any party go with a bang.

Set List

Canada- Runrig
Mighty Atlantic- Runrig
Loch Lomond - Runrig
Caledonian - Dougie MacLean
500 Miles - Proclaimers
Reivers Ride Again - Dere Street
Thief's Road - Dere Street
Back Home in Derry - Christie Moore
Ye Jaccobites by Name - Traditional
Green Grow the Rushes o - Traditional
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Proud Mary - CCR
Bad Moon Rising - CCR
Hound Dog - Elvis Presley
Blue Suede Shoes- Elvis Presley
Be bop a Lula - Gene Vincent

Lineup

  • 4 piece band: Vocals/Bagpipes/Whistles, Vocal/Guitar, Bass, Drums

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