Rackhouse Pilfer

Live Act Alternative Country Folk Rock Bluegrass
Rackhouse Pilfer  - Alternative Country Folk Rock Bluegrass Live Act in Sligo

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Rackhouse Pilfer

"Beer flinging Banjo-Rock" - Shortlist Magazine UK
“The 6-piece Pilfers aren’t short of energy, they can play up a storm" - Irish Times
“Stellar Roots Outfit, Superb original songs and a brilliant shit-kicking live band” - Hotpress Magazine

‘Rackhouse Pilfer’ are a 6 piece Folk-Rock & Alt-Country band from Sligo, Ireland.

-Awarded "Live Band of the year 2014" by Hotpress Magazine & "Best Folk/Trad 2015" by Hotpress Magazine (Readers’ Choice Award) beating out some of Ireland's heavy-weights in this category.

-They've released 2 albums 'Back to the Country' & 'Love and Havoc', the latter of which was recorded in Nashville and produced by Brad Jones (Steve Earle, Josh Rouse and Bobby Bare Jr).

-Rackhouse Pilfer have headlined some of Ireland's, UK's and Europe's biggest music festivals including La Roche France, Omagh Bluegrass, Body & Soul, Sea Sessions, Great British Folk Festival & many more.

-Most recently they were invited by Super Producer Ethan Johns (Paul McCartney, Kings of Leon, Ryan Adams) to be the session band on 2 tracks for Tom Jones new album 'Long Lost Suitcase' (released Oct 9th 2015), one track being the lead single 'Honey, Honey', a Duet with Imelda May.

Rackhouse Pilfer

"Beer flinging Banjo-Rock" - Shortlist Magazine UK
“The 6-piece Pilfers aren’t short of energy, they can play up a storm" - Irish Times
“Stellar Roots Outfit, Superb original songs and a brilliant shit-kicking live band” - Hotpress Magazine

‘Rackhouse Pilfer’ are a 6 piece Folk-Rock & Alt-Country band from Sligo, Ireland.

-Awarded "Live Band of the year 2014" by Hotpress Magazine & "Best Folk/Trad 2015" by Hotpress Magazine (Readers’ Choice Award) beating out some of Ireland's heavy-weights in this category.

-They've released 2 albums 'Back to the Country' & 'Love and Havoc', the latter of which was recorded in Nashvi...

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Discography Rackhouse Pilfer

  • 2014 Love And Havoc Album | Independent
  • 2013 Back To The Country Album | Independent

Media

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Origin

  • Sligo IE

Founded

  • 2012

Members

  • Leon Mooney Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Harmonica
  • Fiachra Cunningham Vocals, Fiddle, Dobro
  • Willie Kelly Vocals, Drums, Acoustic Guitar
  • Leslie Jones Vocals, Mandolin
  • Mark McGovern Vocals, Banjo, Dobro
  • Hugh Feely Vocals, Double Bass