Sunday, 2 December 2012

Irish Band in South Wales: Live at O'Callaghan's, Treforest

Here we are in a video shot by Nash at O'Callagahan's on 1st December 2012, covering Steeleye Span's beautiful song Saucy Sailor:

Find out where we're playing our next gig or see how to book us for your event.

Monday, 26 November 2012

The Hairpin Bend, Irish Band in South Wales - GIG: With Sarah Louise Owen at Clwb y Bont, Pontypridd, 15th December

On 15th December 2012 we will be playing at the legendary Clwb y Bont in Pontypridd.

We played a wonderful gig here recently at a beer festival, so we're very excited to return to support Sarah Louise Owen, a talented Welsh performer who has just released her latest album, Dreamcatchers.

Do join us for some Welsh and Irish songs and tunes!

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Thursday, 15 November 2012

Irish Band for St Patrick's Day in South Wales

You have one chance a year to book a lively Irish band for your St Patrick's Day celebrations so get in there quick and check out The Hairpin Bend, a great Irish folk band based in South Wales!

The Hairpin Bend have played some storming St Patrick's Day gigs over the last 4 years and are now looking to secure our 2013 booking for the most important night of the year in the Irish traditional music calendar - March 17th.

We promise to give your St Patrick's night celebrations a real 'drop of the pure' with our repertoire of classic sing-a-long traditional Irish songs and endless supply of furious jigs, reels and hornpipes.

We are a group of musicians offering traditional Irish songs and tunes for very reasonable rates. We are highly experienced at playing for pubs, events, parties and festivals.

Book The Hairpin Bend for St Patrick's Day 2013 - March 17th, just contact us to get a quote and reserve us for St Patrick's Night 2013 before someone else does!

Tuesday, 13 November 2012

The Hairpin Bend, Irish Band in South Wales - GIG: O'Callaghan's Cafe, Treforest 17th November 2012 1pm

This Saturday 17th Nov at 1pm we are playing again at our favourite cafe, O'Callaghan's Coffee House in Treforest.

We'll play an acoustic selection of Irish tunes and favourite folk songs and have a go at some new numbers while we're at it.

If you like Irish music and are in South Wales, pop in for a tasty home made lunch or a coffee & cake (trust me, Helen's cakes are not to be missed!) and enjoy a laid back folky Saturday afternoon with us.
Helen's legendary Chocolate Guinness cake!

Sunday, 11 November 2012

The Hairpin Bend, Irish Band in South Wales - GIG: The Britannia, Crickhowell, 8th December 2012

We are excited to play again at The Britannia Inn in Crickhowell on 8th December 2012.

We'll start at 8pm!

The Hairpin Bend playing outside the Britannia Inn earlier this year for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee