Meet and Greet 20th Burns Night Musicians


January 11, 2019

Saor Patrol – Scotlands Leading Medieval Rock Band

(pronounced ‘shore’ and comes from the Gaelic word ‘Saorsa’, meaning freedom / liberty)

From Central Scotland and Fife, the ancient Celtic Kingdom of Scotland,
Saor Patrol and their unique sound of Scotland in the 21st century, brings together the sounds of the past into the present and launches the listener into an ‘Exciting Clann and almost Tribal Experience’.

Those that have stood before SAOR PATROL while performing live never forget the feeling of power the feed the crowd and the visual image of their live experience. The energy they share on stage and  with their audience during a performance, with their vibrant pipe tunes and thundering drum rhythms please and excite many a crowd from all walks of life.

The sound that they started with was referred to as “Tribal Rock”. When they added the electric guitar some said it was  “Celtic Rock”.  When they shared a stage at a rock festival in England with Motorhead, their sound was refered to by Lemmy himself as “The Motorhead of Folk”. However over the years their sound has evolved into what is now refered to as Scottish Medieval Rock. A sound you will not forget.

Rerr Terr

[Rer Ter] A broad Glaswegian phrase meaning great time.

Rerr Terr Ceilidh Band is one of Scotland’s best loved and in demand ceilidh bands. The band was established in 1998 by three good friends and has gone from strength to strength playing regularly at some of Britain’s most prestigious venues for some incredible hosts such as J.K.Rowling, the Duke of Buccleuch and the Marquess of Bute to name but a few.

The trio play accordion, fiddle and drums in a lively and energetic fusion style that just makes people want to get up and dance. Come and join us and have a rerr terr !