We are pleased to announce the following line-up of entertainment for Thunder In The Glens 2020. The venues fill up quickly and have limited capacity for safety reasons, please make sure you allow yourself plenty of time to see the bands you want. A Rally ticket is required for all venues but does not guarantee access due to capacity.
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It’s back by popular demand the early bird TITG® welcome Ceilidh. Open to everyone the evening kicks off the rally weekend in true traditional Scottish style. Traditional Scottish fare, haggis, neeps and tatties, with complimentary whisky and gin tasting. Come along, enjoy the fun and meet the Dunedin Rally Crew. Enjoy a delicious meal then dance the night away to local pipe band and the Ann Dickson Band. Tickets are £10 per person plus eventbrite fee.
Come and share the secret of SPEYSIDE Malts on the Strathspey Steam Train to celebrate 23 years of TITG! - Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th August. Speyside Distillers invite you to join them for a SPEY and BEINN DUBH whisky tasting on board the Strathspey Steam Train Railway. You will have the unique opportunity to participate in a nosing and tasting from our specially selected SPEY from Speyside Distillery Single Malts with varying vintage and cask finishes such as Bourbon, Sherry and Port - all this as you travel through the glorious Scottish Highlands, taking in the stunning views of the Cairngorm mountains, forestry, rivers and heather moors making this a truly fantastic experience, like no other. The train departs and returns to Aviemore STEAM TRAIN station. 2.45pm PROMPT DEPARTURE TIME OF THE TRAIN. Please arrive 10 minutes in advance. Price £27 (no booking fee) includes train ticket in a reserved carriage and Award Winning Single Malt tastings. Adults 18 and over only.
British legends THE QUIREBOYS will be playing the rally on Saturday night in the Osprey arena. The Quireboys are certainly enjoying a revival – selling out venues around the world and 2019 will see a brand new studio album – their 12th, so be a part of the never ending Quireboys party – as there’s no sign of Spike, Guy, Keith and Paul slowing down any time soon!
On the 50th anniversary of San Quentin, THE JOHNNY CASH ROADSHOW will perform in the Auditorium on the Saturday night. It’s the World's No. 1 music production, celebrating the life & work of Johnny Cash and is the only show to be endorsed by the 'Carter-Cash' family.
LIVE/WIRE- THE AC/DC SHOW will perform in the Osprey Arena on the Friday night. The hugely successful and unique six-man tribute to rock music’s greatest band AC/DC, complete with cannons, a wall of Marshalls’ and over two hours of High Voltage Rock ‘n’ Roll in a show critically acclaimed for its closeness in look and sound to the real thing.
Direct from Nashville Tennessee, world-renowned six-string pioneer, WARNER E. HODGES will be playing the rally on Saturday night in the Osprey arena. Warner continues to blaze trails with his signature brand of guitar driven rock and as well as his own band, Warner is the guitarist in both Jason and the Scorchers and Dan Baird Homemade Sin.
Back by popular demand! CLEARWATER CREEDENCE REVIVAL will perform in the Osprey Arena on the Sunday night. Back in the 1990s Peter Barton (ex Animals) and Geoff Hammond (ex Denny Laine Band) put together a classic line-up performing the great swamp songs of Creedence Clearwater Revival. Now in their 3rd decade they are still performing the songs globally. They are joined on stage by Alan Sagar (ex Slack Alice) and Graham Pollock (ex Hollies Eric Haydock Band) Hits performed include Bad Moon Rising, Fortunate Son, Proud Mary, Green River, Suzi Q, Have you Ever Seen The Rain and many more
No Alibi will be playing in the Peregrine Suite on Friday night. No Alibi are a top Scottish covers band who have been playing material from the 50s to present day since 2003.
ULTIMATE MOTOWN will perform in the Peregrine Suite on Saturday night. So get your dancing shoes on for a celebration of Soul and Motown live on stage, to the music of the Four Tops, Temptations, Edwin Starr, Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, The Drifters and many more !
A.O.R LEGENDS will perform in the Osprey Arena on the Sunday night. A.O.R Legends are the highly acclaimed UK tribute to the glory days of the biggest American melodic rock bands of the 1980s - with songs from Journey, Foreigner, Toto, Boston, REO Speedwagon and many more. Expect big guitars, keyboards, soaring vocals & harmonies. Every song a million selling monster that will have the audience singing along.
British legends EDDIE AND THE HOT RODS will be making a special one off appearance at the rally on Friday night in the Osprey arena. One of the most highly influential and recognisable names from the English Rock scene, Eddie & The Hot Rods have enjoyed a career that has now spanned over 40 years. Catch them while you can and "Do anything you Wanna do"
RAIN KINGS will perform in the Strathspey Hotel on the Saturday night. The Rain Kings are a 5 piece original band from central Scotland with a handful of top covers played in a unique twist Rain Kings style, heavily influenced by Americana, Scottish & indie music. Their original fresh sound spreads through four albums of material – with the latest "Big Room" available on iTunes & Spotify
LONGSTAY will perform in the Strathspey Hotel on the Friday night. Perth's own young Country upstarts blend their high-octane take on Country classics along with brand new original material from their acclaimed debut album. Drawing on songs and inspiration from acts like Creedence Clearwater Revival, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson through to current acts like Chris Stapleton and Jason Isbell, these boys will rock you any way you feel.