The Old Scrotes
Irish Folk Band, we provide all the well known Traditional Irish music with a few extra folk songs from around the world
UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO THE CURRENT SITUATION WE ARE UNAVAILABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, OUR SINCERE APOLOGIES. Update as of 06/09/21 due to two of the band being very ill we are unable at this time to take any bookings, we do hope things will change in due course but only time will tell.
We are extremely sorry and will endeavour to keep you posted.
Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
Irish Folk Band
What are the highlights of your career?
being asked for the last 5 years to play at the Rhyl Air show which is attended by around 100,000 people
What is your competitive advantage (special features)?
we have quite a following in North Wales where we are based who tell us we are good
What kind of events do you usually serve?
Gigs in Pubs,Clubs. Weddings, Birthday Parties, Special Events, we also cover all local festivals but would be open to more further afield
Who are your previous clients?
Local Pubs, all local music festivals, county council, Pavilion Theatre Rhyl, Rhyl Air Show, Radio Wales
How can event planners pay for your services?
usually cash on the night?day
How long do you play for?
Two 45 minute sets
Do you have your own PA and lighting?
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
How much space do you require?
enough for four band members and PA system
My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
depends on music we have with us, usually have around 40 Irish tunes at any one time
How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
we take one break in the middle of the sets for 30 mins
Over 40 Irish folk songs from which we make up two sets
Black Velvet Band, whiskey in the Jar, Irish Rover, I,ll Tell me Ma
And many many more