Gin Pit


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Profile Type : Band
Profile URL : nwb.co/ginpit
Web : www.ginpit.co.uk
Facebook : ginpitrockband
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Soundcloud : daveish
Genre : Rock
Location : Leigh

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North West based female fronted rock band playing covers by AC/DC, Pink, Fleetwood Mac, Bruno Mars, David Bowie, The Cult, Stereophonics, Kings of Leon, The Knack, Whitesnake, Pat Benatar, Tina Turner, Queen, Led Zeppelin, ZZ Top, Muse, Guns n' Roses, Free and many more...

ABOUT THE BAND
Singer Helen - has been a professional singer for over 20 years in bands such as Beat this, Shake the room, First Impression, High life, & Valentino's Kiss. She was a resident singer at The Ritz Night Club & Jumpin' Jacks Manchester & also at The 1080 Wakeboard & Water Ski Club Staffordshire. She sang on 'Running Late' which was filmed live at the BBC studios for the Commonwealth Games. She has played at Haven, Butlins, Pontins & Centre Parks, sang in Spain, France, Belgium & Switzerland & has done many weddings & corporate events. Steve on Bass - has been playing the pubs and clubs since the mid 70's with bands, such as Portland Bill, White Noise & Hi-Fire. Allan has been a drummer in bands for over 20 years, with RD Goldfish, The Climb House, Leon (a support band for Selector) Dead Clowns & Cover Story. He's even got A Levels in Music & Music Technology, along with Grade 5 Piano and Grade 6 Music Theory - which all means that when he goes... 1-2-3-4 its in perfect time! Dave - Guitar - has been playing in bands since the 60's, and appeared on Granada TV with his band in 1968 (so Dave's still not famous yet then!). From 1999-2002 he was with the Robbie William's Tribute Band Robbie's Angels and from 2003 till 2013 was with top 6 piece function band Spy Candy, playing all over the UK and abroad. Gigs such as Mathew Street Festival - Coronation Street Christmas Party - Coors Brewery - Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst - Manchester Academy and several hundred more...

TESTIMONIALS
"Thank you to GIN PIT last night, brill x" - Jolly Nailor - facebook

"GIN PIT was on at the The Lowerhouse Canteen on Saturday - OMG, what a night, fantastic band, thank you very much for an excellent night xxxxx" - Lowerhouse Canteen - facebook

"One of my favourite bands - GIN PIT." - Queens, Leyland - facebook

"Thank you so much for playing at our Cogheads MCC bike show and family funday. You were fantastic." - CB, Accrington - facebook

"Absolutely top. Helen was amazing. Thank you, had a great night" - Spinners Arms, Leigh - facebook

"Brilliant band, the Gin Pit Rock Band" - The Two Tubs, oldest pub in Bury - facebook

"Thanks for a great show guys, from all at black horse!" - The Black Horse, Kirkham - facebook

"Brilliant band. They will be back on 2016." The Steamer, Fleetwood - facebook
"This band are fantastic, the girl singer is brilliant and the band are very tight, well worth going to see." Fleetwood Live Music page - facebook

"Thanks for last night, great gig, great music from 4 fantastic musicians. Looking forward to the next gig, all the best from Annette n Steve from the Forester Dukinfield." - The Forester - facebook

"I'm really glad you enjoyed your gig with us last night and it was a pleasure having you. We received brilliant feedback from the customers whom demanded we get you back next year. Please can I confirm the dates that we gave to you last night" - The Boulevard, Wigan

"Cheers David, Dee and the rest of the band for providing the music at the NW Triples Rally last night. Great night had by all!" - TB, NW Triples.

"Saw you last night at Canberra and you are excellent lady you have one hell of a voice and the band can play brilliantly. When I normally hear a band announce they are about to play hendrix I normally head for the exit, what great rendition female vocals against your top man on the axe you did that song and Jimmy proud. I'm from London so if you ever get down this way I want to know." - Widows Sons MBA National Biker's Rally

"You were brilliant." - Event Organiser, Widows Sons MBA National Biker's Rally

"Much love to all the members of Gin Pit who played an awesome gig for Pendle RDA, you were fabulous, thanks." - Event Organiser, Pendle RDA





2017 GIG LIST - see http://www.ginpit.co.uk/gigs.htm

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Repertoire

Song NameArtistTypeLength (mins)
What's Up 4 Non Blondes Cover 4
Highway to Hell AC/DC Cover 4
Gimme a Bullet AC/DC Cover 4
Whole lotta Rosie AC/DC Cover 4
Baby please don't go AC/DC - Them Cover 4
Black Velvet Alannah Myles Cover 4
No Matter What Badfinger Cover 4
White wedding Billy Idol Cover 4
Locked out of Heaven Bruno Mars Cover 4
I've Found Someone Cher Cover 4
Wicked Game Chris Isaak Cover 4
Fortunate Son Creedence Clearwater Revival Cover 4
Rebel Rebel David Bowie Cover 4
Pour Some Sugar On Me Def Leppard Cover 4
Boys of Summer Don Henley Cover 4
Go your own way Fleetwood Mac Cover 4
Wishing Well Free Cover 4
Radar Love Golden Earring Cover 4
You could be mine Guns N' Roses Cover 4
Hallelujah Jeff Buckley/Alexandra Burke Cover 4
Use Somebody Kings of Leon Cover 4
Rock & Roll Led Zeppelin Cover 4
Call me the Breeze Lynyrd Skynyrd Cover 4
Feeling Good Muse Cover 4
Rocking in the Free World Neil Young Cover 4
Crazy Train Ozzy Osbourne Cover 4
Love is a Battlefield Pat Benatar Cover 4
Because The Night Patti Smith Cover 4
Who Knew Pink Cover 4
You and Ur Hand Pink Cover 4
Under Pressure Queen Cover 4
Don't stop me now Queen Cover 4
The One I Love REM Cover 4
Jumping Jack Flash Rolling Stones Cover 4
Chasing Cars Snow Patrol Cover 4
Down Down Status Quo Cover 4
Dakota Stereophonics Cover 4
She Sells Sanctuary The Cult Cover 4
Li'l Devil The Cult Cover 4
My Sharona The Knack Cover 4
Nutbush city limits Tina Turner Cover 4
Proud Mary Tina Turner Cover 4
Vertigo U2 Cover 4
Doctor Doctor UFO Cover 4
Teenage kicks Undertones Cover 4
Ain't No Love In the Heart Of The Cit Whitesnake Cover 4
Fool for your Loving Whitesnake Cover 4
Gimme all your Lovin' ZZ Top Cover 4
Tush ZZ Top Cover 4
Got me under Pressure ZZ Top Cover 4


Community Blogs Posted

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Stop the ticket touts

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Online petition to prevent touts inflating ticket prices

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Gin Pit - Who Knew video

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Pink's "Who Knew" with our new(ish) singer Helen

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Gin Pit - My Sharona video

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New video of the Knack's great song

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Royal Oak, Eccles

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Brewery has cancelled all gigs

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Found - a new singer!

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Helen joins Gin Pit

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Gin Pit - last 2 of 3 new vids

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videos made at Groove studios

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Gin Pit - new video

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Radar Love - 1st of 3 new videos