Bags of Rock
THURSDAY 20TH JUNE 2013
BAGS OF ROCK deliver a massive stadium sound of heavy rock, bagpipes ... and original, ground breaking compositions... not for the faint hearted !!!!!!
Scottish New Music Awards 2012 "Rock Recording of the Year" and "Group of the Year" winners – Glasgow’s BAGS OF ROCK fuse cutting-edge heavy rock with The Great Highland Bagpipe. Delivering performances with an infectious conviction to their art, BAGS OF ROCK have created a trail blazing musical combination that takes this new genre to the next level.
Since their first gig in April 2011, BAGS OF ROCK have already played to capacity crowds in Glasgow’s George Square, headlined the o2 Academy, supported the Proclaimers, rocked tens of thousands at festivals around the UK, performed internationally from Kiev to Kuala Lumpur and topped the German Charts twice with tracks from their debut album ‘The Next Level’ !
BAGS OF ROCK even received praise from media guru Simon Cowell who described the band as “Great ambassadors for Scotland - obviously very talented musicians”. They also performed for HRH Queen Elizabeth as part of the 2012 Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
The band Features....
The well-known Mohawked, Madcap Celtic-Rock Guitarist Gregor “G-man” James...
The Lone Piper, who appeared to a televised audience of a Billion people as the Delhi Commonwealth Games “hero piper”...
A two times Solo World Champion snare drummer...
Plus a slamming rhythm section incorporating the Cream of Scotland’s Session Music Scene..
BAGS OF ROCK - winners of 'Rock Recording of the Year' and 'Group of the Year' at the Scottish New Music Awards 2012.
"Obviously very talented musicians, Great ambassadors for Scotland" - Simon Cowell
"Bags of Rock, i've got to say i've never seen a show like this in all my life, sensational!" - Ross King