Haggerdash are a well known Scottish folk band who come from Lanarkshire who play a variety of songs and tunes from Scotland and Ireland. Haggerdash have been involved in Folk Music for many years, they have performed at Orkney, Marymass, Crawfordjohn, Lomond, Glenfarg, Roe Valley and Tinto Folk Festivals as well as Portsoy International Boat Festival and Edinburgh Festival. They are also regular visitors to Ballerup Music Festival in Denmark.
The 3 piece band consist of Alan Jones, Jack Bethel and Billy Stewart.
Alan Jones - Concertina, Bouzouki, Guitar, 5-String Banjo as well as taking lead vocals on many well known and self penned songs. Alan is well known in Folk Music having previously played with Three's a Crowd, The Govan Spoonful and Hot Toddy.
Jack Bethel - Hammered Dulcimer, Fiddle, Whistle, Concertina. Jack was a former member of the hugely popular band Setanta.
Billy Stewart - Bouzouki, Guitar,5-String Banjo, Harmonica, Bodhran . Billy takes lead vocals on quite a few well known songs as well as performing his own compositions. He is also a founder member of Haggerdash.