What’s On in May 2019

In order to let you plan your holiday and make the most of the area we have included a list of whats on. Just select a month from our month by month listing (right) of music, relaxation, activities and other events that are happenong in Glencoe and the local area. Below you will find a list of featured events that are simply not to be missed.

03
May

Kinky Karma

Predominantly a covers band playing music from the 60’s to present. Songs by  Kings of Leon, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Kasabian and many more… https://www.facebook.com/KINKY-KARMA

  • From: 3rd May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 3rd May 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
04
May

Mad Ferret

  The Mad Ferret Band are known on the Scottish music scene for their hard hitting blend of traditional and contemporary folk music. Their lively, energetic performances are packed with “blisteringly fast mandolin solos”, tight vocal harmonies, driving Cajon beats and earth-moving guitar sounds. They supercharge influences from classic folk acts such as The Corries & The Dubliners, as well as…

  • From: 4th May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 4th May 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
05
May

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 34 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 5th May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 5th May 2019 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
12
May

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 34 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 12th May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 12th May 2019 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
18
May

Pictism

Pictism are a Scottish folk duo, from opposite ends of the country. Lucy (vocals and tin whistle) comes from the enchanting Orkney islands and Tam (guitar and vocals) is from the vibrant little port town of Leith. Currently based in Edinburgh, where they perform at regular folk sessions and residencies, Pictism play a wide range of Scottish and Irish music,…

  • From: 18th May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 18th May 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
19
May

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 34 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 19th May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 19th May 2019 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
24
May

Rumskee

Rumskee are the newest band from Argyll on the trad scene, featuring whistle, pipes, vocals, guitar, fiddle and piano in a set with original tunes, arrangements and compositions. Mad frenetic energy from the West Coast of Scotland. Emma Baird - Vocal/Guitar Ruaridh Litster-Campbell - Keyboard Kate MacPherson - Whistles/Small Pipes/Highland Pipes Holli Scott - Fiddle https://www.facebook.com/rumskeeband

  • From: 24th May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 24th May 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig Inn, Boots Bar
25
May

Zetor in the Kailyard

Tractor meets Trad... A melange of roaring tunes and reflective songs Zetor in the Kailyard are a Perthshire based band. With their diverse instrumententation and lively, energetic performances they are a popular choice for venues up and down the country.  Their music is driven by a passion for Scottish and Irish traditional music and an insatiable curiosity for music from further…

  • From: 25th May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 25th May 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
26
May

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 34 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 26th May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 26th May 2019 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
31
May

The Tweed Valley Ceilidh Band

Roddy Matthews - Fiddle Roddy Matthews has a great love of traditional music from both sides of the border and across the Irish Sea. His unique blend of these three different styles can be clearly heard in his playing and compositions. Garry Forrest -  Accordion Keith Lauder - Drums Keith started playing drums at an early age, playing with some…

  • From: 31st May 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 31st May 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Boots Bar

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