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The Dangleberries



  • Bagpipe led rock and pop covers act
  • Wide repertoire of covers and their own material
  • Performs as 12 piece band offering the traditional sound of the the bagpipes with a rock twist
  • The band can also reduce down to a six piece for smaller events


The band are based in Dumfries & Galloway, in the South West of Scotland, but regularly play across the whole of Scotland and into the North of England.

Standard Set Times

  • Anything up to 2 x 45-minute sets or 1 x 90-minute set

About this Act

The Dangleberries are a band who add bagpipe influences into rock music with a unique blend of vocals, drums and guitars. Forming in September 2001 the band have gone from strength to strength, and are proving a huge hit with crowds at festivals such as the famous Wickerman festival, the Tartan Heart Festival and Loopallu, which is Ullapool backwards don't you know...

The Band plays their own rousing material, as well as some covers by acts such as Kasabian, Pink Floyd, Green Day, The Killers and Guns and Roses. In 2006, the Dangleberries were invited to play at the Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival and have been back every year since. At this event they have played alongside names such as Embrace, The Automatic, James, Amy McDonald, Scouting For Girls, Magic Numbers and have also supported Simple Minds.

Set List

Human - The Killers
I've Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas
Dog Ruff - The Dangleberries
Counting Stars - One Republic
Fire - Kasabian
Festival Girl - The Dangleberries
Wish you were here - Pink Floyd
Bad Touch - The Blood Hound Gang

and Many more


  • 12 piece band consisting of bagpipes, drums, percussion, guitars and vocals


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