Jumping Jazz Bar

Thanks very much to everyone who made it to the Jazz Bar tonight.  It was a lot of fun and lovely to have a chat with some of you afterwards. The crazy dancing made me laugh on more than one occasion.   Special thanks to Mike Hardy and Jean-Baptist Richon for guesting on trumpet and keys respectively.  It’s . . . → Read More: Jumping Jazz Bar

Leith Theatre Trust Fundraiser

We are delighted to be playing the Leith Theatre Trust fundraiser on 26th July with a stack of great acts. Tickets are £10 from leiththeatretrust.org or from Tickets Scotland on Rose St. The action starts at 7pm in the Thomas Morton Hall in Leith.

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Tweedlove Festival

Excited to be playing the Tweedlove festival in Peebles this afternoon. Looks like the weather’s going to be okay and the folk that have been throwing themselves down hills on their bikes must have had a great weekend. 3.45pm at Tweed Green if you are in the area. Excited; our first gig for a . . . → Read More: Tweedlove Festival

Insider

Our tents are packed and we’re really excited about playing The Insider Festival this Saturday (19th June). We met the festival organisers when we played The Old Bridge Inn last month who are all seriously cool and lovely folk & we wandered around the site at Inshriach House where there was talk of an . . . → Read More: Insider

Gecko 3 Spring Tour

So we’re on tour in Europe again. After bossing the karaoke on the Rosyth ferry we raced from Zeebrugge to the Koninginnepop Festival near Amsterdam. Lovely gig, lovely people and great StroopWaffles!Tonight we play a beachside restaurant in Wijk aan Zee & tomorrow we’re off to The Vintage in Bruges.

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Gecko 3 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

It’s that time of year again and we’ve got a couple of stunning gigs during the Edinburgh Fringe this year. First up on Tuesday 4th we’re proud to be headlining the opening night of the prestigious Acoustic Edinburgh Festival. This will be an acoustic set and joining us on er, electric piano, will . . . → Read More: Gecko 3 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Kelburn Garden Party!

It’s the weekend so grab your tent and sunglasses and head to Kelburn Castle (home of the Graffiti Project) for Scotland’s newest and best value music festival!

We’re on the Village Stage at 8.15pm on Saturday night so get there good and early. Tickets available at the gates!

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Knockengorroch-a-go-go

We’ve just had our appearance at this year’s Knockengorroch World Ceilidh confirmed for the Saturday (May 23rd) so clearly we’re pretty excited about that.  You can get more details and buy tickets from www.knockengorroch.org.uk   When we know our stage time we’ll pass it on here.

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Plans afoot for the summer

Ah, the summer, even the thought makes you forget the months of darkness and cold and wind and misery and… okay, maybe not forget, but certainly set to one side for a moment.  We’re excited to announce that we’re playing the Kelburn Garden Party this June (19th-21st).  This is a new festival but we’ve played over . . . → Read More: Plans afoot for the summer

Happy Hogmanay!

Another year comes to a close and what better way to celebrate the New Year than partying with Gecko 3? We’re kicking off the 1st second of 2009 with a set at Edinburgh’s coolest club Departure Lounge.

Departure Lounge

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