Maybe the most famous pipe and drum group in the world
Winners of the Prime Time BBC One show ‘When Will I Be Famous’ with a blistering set Rock Bagpipes that astounded the viewers and critics!
“Pipes, Drums, Rock Music – it’s irresistible!!!”– Dave Spikey
“You do a whole new spin on the bagpipes with Freddy Mercury’s music”– Chuck Harris
In 2004 the group appeared on the main stage at T in the Park with the headline band, rock group The Darkness and a track from the new Red Hot Chilli Pipers CD was recently played on Radio One. The band features Stuart Cassells the BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2005, a twice world champion snare drummer and with three of the band members being recent graduates from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, the musicianship is first class. Stuart’s piping has featured on The Darkness album ‘One Way Ticket to Hell and Back’ and on the soundtrack to the film ‘Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire’. The group is in much demand performing all over the world from the USA to China at the biggest of events and festivals!
Ewan McGregor booked the band for his Burn’s Supper in London and the band were delighted to have him join them for a few numbers on the snare drum!!!
- ‘Big Hearted Scotland’ nomination for their work for charity worldwide
- Gold disk for over 100,000 UK sales of their first album – ‘Bagrock to the Masses’
- Awarded twice for ‘Best Live Act in Scotland’
- Triple platinum album status for the third album and DVD – ‘Blast Live’
- Over 3.5 million views on YouTube of their viral cover of the Avicci track ‘Wake Me Up’
HRH The Princess Royal, Phil Collins, Sir Paul McCartney, Sir Alex Ferguson, Gary Player, The Scottish Rugby Team, Her Majesty the Queen, Samuel L Jackson and The Darkness are known to be big fans of the band!!!
Putting a modern spin on incredible piping and astounding drumming with an emphasis on showing off and putting on a show guaranteed to amaze any audience; The Red Hot Chilli Pipers really are a genuinely unique experience.
IT’S THE NEW JOCK AND ROLL!!!!!!!
The Red Hot Chilli Pipers are an individual sound and ideal for corporate engagements- a fusion of traditional pipe tunes and contemporary anthems. Putting a modern spin on incredible piping and astounding drumming with an emphasis on showing off and putting on a show guaranteed to amaze any audience; The Red Hot Chili Pipers really are a genuinely unique experience. Feedback includes:
“We thoroughly enjoyed the whole performance.”Upstage
“The RHCP were outstanding – excellent value for money and everyone commented on their brilliant performance. Nice guys too!” Englemere Limited
“The Red Hot Chili Pipers played before dinner and they set the tone for the rest of the evening – they were brilliant!” Clyde Blowers Capital IM LPP