The Rabbittes original wedding band with www.weddingparty.ie
The Rabbittes

Formed in 2014, The Rabbittes are a Soul Wedding Band fronted by Robert Arkins from ‘The Commitments‘ film and are now excitingly for hire for your Corporate Wedding and Drinks Reception, with Wedding Party. This Profile Wedding Band will stun and amaze, thanks to their ability to keep every single party guest on the dance floor throughout their performance.
Compromised of only the best musicians the country has on offer, The Rabbittes will undoubtedly bring the WOW Factor to your Big Day and make it a one-of-a-kind experience for your family and friends, as well as for the ‘happy couple’ of course.
For any further information on how to book the band please call Faye or Suzy on +353-1-201-3660, the girls are only to happy to answer your every question, covering all eventualities to keep your mind at ease, knowing your Unique Musical Entertainment Act for your wedding is sorted with confidence. info@weddingparty.ie

 

Featured on the Commitments soundtracks, Robert sang the well known songs Treat her right, Slip away, Bring it on home, FaFa song and I thank you. Robert and fellow cast members won best soundtrack at the Brit awards in 1992 and were nominated at the Grammy’s the same year. Robert had the pleasure of performing and receiving the honors. Drawing from both Commitments soundtracks, The Rabbittes bring their very own sound to the movie’s hit songs Mustang Sally, Try a little tenderness and Dark end of the street, to name but a few.

 

The Rabbittes Band, Profile Band with www.audionetworks.ie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

As a long time performer and musician Robert has played with many bands and recorded with numerous artists throughout his career. His earliest being a trumpeter and traditional soloist on The Artane Boys Band album releases in the early 80s. Other acts include The Black Velvet Band, The Hot House Flowers, Sack, Classical Graffiti, Elemental, Stepaside and his own band HouseBroken (formed in 88′). The Rabbits are comprised of professional musicians from the Commitments albums and current musicians of the Irish music scene. Robert and his band look forward to performing memorable occasions across Ireland throughout 2015.

 

THE RABBITTS Audionetworks

SAMPLE SETLIST

New additions / Cool soul tunes

Otis Redding – Pain In My Heart / Shake / Respect Satisfaction
Sam Cooke – Twistin’ the night
Edwin Star – Twenty five miles
Wilson Pickett – Don’t fight it
Joe Tex – Sweet sweet woman
Jackie Shane – Comin Down
Aretha Franklin – Respect
King Floyd – Groove Me
Tony Fox – Ive Been Searchin
Lonnie Lester – You cant go
James Carr – I dont want to be hurt anymore

Commitments songs

Mustang Sally / Take me to the river / Try a little tenderness / mr Pitiful
In the midnight hour / Slip away / Fa Fa song / Bring it on home to me
Hard to handle / Treat her right
Chain of fools / Destination anywhere / I can’t stand the rain
Do right woman / I never loved a man / Bye Bye Baby / That’s the way love is
Nowhere to run

 

+353-1-201-3660 / info@weddingparty.ie

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