Type Of Act: Band
The Whole Hog band are an Americana and Irish covers act, all professional musicians with years of experience touring and performing in Ireland , UK Europe and beyond with various acts in the past. They play classic country from the Johnny Cash era to modern country like Garth Brooks and Dwights Yoakam to bluegrass like the Old Crow Medicine Show with some Irish classics from Horslips, Goats don’t Shave, The Sawdoctors, Sharon Shannon and some Jigs and Reels. This band can guarantee to get any crowd going!
Areas covered:Wicklow, Kildare, Dublin, Meath, Laois, Kilkenny
Special occasions covered (2hr gig):
21st, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, Wedding
Type of music: Americana, Country, folk, Bluegrass, Irish, Trad, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s
Song list samples:
Johnny Cash, The Eagles, Bruce Springsteen, Garth Brooks, Van Morrison, Creedence Clearwater Revival.
Interact with crowd: Yes
The Poitin Still, The Old Mill, The Lakes, O Connels, Lils Kildare, The Leeson Lounge, Lynhams, The Coach Inn, The Coachmans, The Waterside, Tynans, The Field, Dec’s Bar, The Michael Collins, The Quays, The Old House, Cullens Lakeview Lounge.
Instruments played: Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Fiddle, Bass, Drums. Mandolin,
Acoustic gig: Yes
Sound equipment: Yes, Dynacord desk 2000 watts, Dynacord Tops, Bins if needed
Lighting equipment: Yes, small 4 light
Break/Interval music: Yes