Bone Idol

Bone Idol

BONE IDOL is a 5-piece Classic Rock Covers Band playing music from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and up to the present day.
Bone Idol’s line-up of vocals, twin lead guitars, bass and drums, plus a large repertoire of crowd-pleasing songs from every style of classic and contemporary rock music ensures the right mix of live music for Pub, Club, Private Function, Party or Wedding Reception events.

Niall – Vocals
Mark – Bass and backing vocals
Allen – Guitar and backing vocals
Drew – Guitars, saxophones and backing vocals
Wishy – Drums and backing vocals


Example Set-list
500 Miles – The Proclaimers; All Right Now – Free; America – Razorlight; Are You Gonna Be My Girl – Jet; Are You Gonna Go My Way – Lenny Kravitz; Back in the USSR – The Beatles; Bad Moon Rising – Credence Clearwater Revival; Battleship Chains – Georgia Satellites; Black Magic Woman – Santana; Born To Be Wild – Steppenwolf; Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison; Brown Sugar – Rolling Stones; Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations; Can’t Get Enough (Of Your Love) – Bad Company; Can’t Get Used To Losing You – Andy Williams; Can’t Take My Eyes Off You – Andy Williams/Muse; Caroline – Status Quo; Celebration – Kool and the Gang; Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol; Cowboy Song – Thin Lizzy; Crazy In Love – Beyonce; Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen; Dakota – Stereophonics; Dance The Night Away – The Mavericks; Delilah – Tom Jones/Sensational Alex Harvey Band; Doctor Doctor – UFO; Don’t Believe A Word – Thin Lizzy; Feel Like Making Love – Bad Company; Fly Away – Lenny Kravitz; Folsom Prison Blues – Johnny Cash; Forget You – Cee-Lo Green; Free Falling – Tom Petty; Galway Girl – Steve Earle; Gimme All Your Lovin’ – ZZ Top; Hard To Handle – Black Crowes; Hero – Enrique Englesias; Honkey Tonk Woman – Rolling Stones; Hot Stuff – Donna Summer; Hound Dog – Elvis Presley; I Bet You Look Good On The Dance Floor – Arctic Monkeys; I Feel Good – James Brown; I Need A Dollar – Aloe Blacc; I Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles; I Usta Love ‘er – Saw Doctors; I’m A Believer – The Monkees; Johnny B. Goode – Chuck Berry; Keep Your hands To Yourself – Georgia Satellites; Le Freak – Chic; Let Me Entertain You – Robbie Williams; Little Lion Man – Mumford and Sons; Living Next Door To Alice – Smokie; Lost In Music – Sister Sledge; Midnight Hour – Wilson Pickett; Music To Watch Girls By – Andy Williams; Mustang Sally – Wilson Pickett; My Girl – The Temptations; One – U2; Patience – That That; Pinball Wizard – The Who; Play That Funky Music White Boy – Wild Cherry; Poker Face – Lady Gaga; Price Tag – Jessie J; Proud Mary – Credence Clearwater Revival.

MP3 SAMPLES OF Bone Idol performing

Bone Idol – This I Promise You
Bone Idol – Sex On Fire
Bone Idol – Stuck In The Middle With You

Video SAMPLES OF Bone Idol performing


Wedding band: Absolutely fabulous group! They played our wedding at the Marine Hotel and had every single guest (185) from the age of 3 to 83 on the dance floor all night long! Top class and couldn’t recommend enough! Thank you for helping us celebrate our most special day. -Mr & Mrs O’K. (July 2017)

Wedding band: I just wanted to say a massive thank you for your band Bone Idol and Skip Alexander, they did an absolutely fantastic job and I don’t think I left the floor all night! Everyone had such a good time so thank you to you and please pass it onto the guys. Kind Regards, -S. (July 2017)

Wedding band: Wedding and reception was perfect, we couldn’t have asked for better from Bone Idol and the DJ [Sounds Good disco]. Really top notch group, everybody has been asking their name and we have been actively forwarding your details. Thanks again, -L. & A. (June 2017)

Wedding band: We would like to thank Bone Idol for their fantastic performance at our wedding. They played all genres of music and kept the floor packed all night! 10/10. -M. & L. (August 2016)

Wedding band: Really enjoyable evening – all the great ingredients – good hotel, excellent turnout and support – for a wonderful cause.
1st class band. So good that they were invited back next year. (February 2016, Rotary Club Annual Dinner Dance)

Wedding band: Bone Idol you truly are the greatest band EVER! You helped make our wedding the best wedding I’ve ever been to. Your music, your talent, your craic are second to none. I couldn’t have wished for a better party or nicer people. I can’t wait to see you all again. Thank you so much for everything, you were amazing! -S. (November 2015)

Wedding band: Best band I’ve ever heard! MADE our wedding entertainment. Couldn’t recommend them more! Can’t wait until the next party. -E & T. (November 2015)

Wedding band: Fantastic band! Everyone commented on how good you’s were! Thank you so much – the Dance floor was always full. Thanks again -C. & J. (August 2015)

Wedding band: Brilliant band. Played a good variety of music and had all the guests up dancing. Would definitely recommend! Thanks Bone Idol! -A. (August 2015)

Wedding client: Can’t say enough about this band! They got everyone up dancing the whole time! Thank you for making our special day go off without a hitch! Thank you! (August 2015)

Wedding band: Great day. Thanks for the brilliant music and keeping the dance floor going. You helped make our day special. (June 2015)

Wedding band: Thanks for all your help. Couldn’t of asked for better people to play at my wedding in the Galgorm. Music was fantastic. You made my evening do so much fun! Thanks so much -M. (June 2015)

Wedding band: Absolutely fabulous. Everyone was asking who you were. Thanks for such a fantastic and memorable evening. -A. & Y. (June 2015)

Wedding band: Just had them at my best friend’s wedding and they were by far the best band I have ever seen. Loved it lads, cheers! -M. (May 2015)

Wedding band: Enjoyed your music at the Dunadry hotel for A and C’s wedding, great sound. -C. & S. (May 2015)

Wedding band: You’s really where FAB! Brilliant night had by all at A & C’s wedding! (Especially the special saxophone solo!) Would highly recommend you’s to everyone. (May 2015)

Wedding band: Just played at my best friend’s wedding and they were by far the best band I have ever seen. -Guest (May 2015)

Wedding band: Fabulous! Would recommend for a festival never mind a wedding! -Father of the Groom (May 2015)

Wedding band: They really made my wedding day extra special. Everyone loved the music and they had all my girls up dancing. Thank you so much XXXX -Bride (May 2015)

Wedding client: Fantastic band. Great music. Couldn’t have asked for better. Thanks very much. -S. (September 2014)

Wedding band: The band were absolutely fantastic. They made our night. The mix of music was great. James and I are so pleased that we chose Bone Idol. I would recommend this group to anyone. -The New Mr & Mrs McC. (July 2014)

Wedding band: Fabulous! Filled the floor! We loved it! -G. & P. (July 2014)

Wedding band: Here’s me, ye were great! Thanks for a great night. -A. (June 2014)

Wedding band: Absolutely fantastic Set – brilliant covers by the band. Everyone really enjoyed it and commented to me what good fun it was! Thank you again! -L. & K. (June 2014)

Wedding client: Absolutely fantastic – Great range of songs that got all different age ranges up to dance. Helped us with our first four songs brilliantly. Loved this band. -D. & M. (May 2014)

Wedding client: Absolutely Brilliant. No other words can describe how good you are. Brilliant Brilliant Brilliant! 🙂 -G. (May 2014)

Wedding client: Thank you for an amazing night. Could not have asked for a better band. You made everyone feel so relaxed and they all loved dancing. Could not recommend you enough for weddings. Thank you so much for adding such a special element into our wedding. -F. & J. (May 2014)

Wedding client: Fabulous band. Would recommend them to anyone. 🙂 Made our wedding so special. Don’t think the dance floor was ever empty. -K. & J. (May 2014)

Wedding client: Everybody has commented on how good the band is. Good song selection, music for all, worked well with the crowd. -C. (March 2014)

Wedding guest: On behalf of the C & McK wedding here in the Galgorm Hotel – can I just say – a good day had by all capped with the fantastic music from the group ‘Bone Idol’. Brilliant! -E. (March 2014, Galgorm Resort & Spa)

Wedding client: Excellent band. Many thanks. Really enjoyed ourselves. We had a fantastic night and the crowd really enjoyed the music. (December 2013)

Wedding client: What a brilliant evening. Bone Idol were amazing and really got the crowd going. The range of music was perfect and had the dance floor packed. Thank you XX (August 2013)

Wedding client: It has been a pleasure to have you as our band for our wedding. The music was top-drawer and a lot of the guest commented on how good it was. Thank you very much -J.P. & A-M. (August 2013)

Wedding client: Fantastic Band – you really made our day special! -S. & C. (August 2013)

Wedding client: Fantastic, got everyone dancing. Great variety of Music. -Mr & Mrs L. (July 2013)

Wedding client: Really nice lads. Great mix of music. Everyone complimented them. I loved it! Thank you so much boys. -R. (June 2013)

Wedding client: Fantastic band. Great for any occasion, (especially weddings). Thank You so much. -M. (June 2013)

Wedding client: Thanks so much for the great show at the wedding, for accommodating the Irish dancers and even my brother unexpectedly playing one of his songs! Everyone said how great the band was and Bone Idol added to what was a fantastic day for all of us: a really tight sound, a varied repertoire that catered to everyone and a friendly relaxed approach that suited what we wanted on our big day. You even ensured that you tied in with our Irish beach theme and were really helpful throughout in the lead up to the wedding. On the night so many people spoke to us about how great the band was. We really couldn’t recommend you enough to anyone thinking of having a band at their wedding. Thanks again for the great craic! -E. & K. (April 2013)

Wedding client: The Band were absolutely fantastic! Brilliant Singer & Band. Something for everyone (and a pleasant bunch too!) Thank you so much. -W. (March 2013)

Wedding client: Bone Idol, absolutely amazing – got the whole crowd up dancing & played a wide range of songs. -F. (Galgorm Resort & Spa, November 2012)

Wedding client: Bone Idol. First Class. If I got married again, they would be first choice. Very professional, well rehearsed and nothing but positive comments from all the guests. -G. (November 2012)

Event organiser: Everyone enjoyed and applauded “Bone Idol”. The President wants to book them Presidents Day. -M. (Kirkistown Castle Golf Club, November 2012)

Event organiser: Magnificent band. Covered all tastes and genres, Bone Idol – Magic! (Dinner Dance, October 2012)

Event organiser: Please pass my thanks to the guys for last night. They were, and this is not just me but everyone there, absolutely fantastic. I would certainly recommend bone idol to anyone. Super, made the night. Thanks -C. (Mencap Fund Raiser, October 2012)

Wedding client: Fantastic Band. Great choice of crowd pleasing songs to suit all ages. Just Perfect for my big day! Many thanks. -E. (Galgorm Resort & Spa, September 2012)

Wedding client: We just want to say a huge thanks for playing at our wedding in August, you were absolutely brilliant! Lots of our guests commented on how great you were, you really catered for everyone, created a super party atmosphere and made it a truly memorable night for all. We can’t recommend Bone Idol enough. -C. & R. (August 2012)

Wedding client: Thank you so much for a fantastic evening – you really helped make our big day such a memorable one! The atmosphere was great and everyone loved the music – you catered for all tastes and kept the dance-floor busy throughout the night. We had great fun – thank you so much Bone Idol. We will be definitely be recommending you. -D. (August 2012)

Event organiser: Thanks for a fab time last night guys…….you played fantastic! Hope to hear more from you at some of your other gigs. Thanks again for a wonderful night of great music. (Northwest 200)

Wedding client: Thank you very much for making our wedding day so special. The band was fantastic and we all had a great night. I will definitely be recommending you to any of our friends that are getting married in the future. -J. (July 2012)

Wedding client: Thank you for making our evening reception a great night. You could tell from the number of people on the dance floor that the guests really enjoyed your music. You really made it a fantastic night! -B. (July 2012)

Wedding client: Thanks guys for a great nite of music and dancing on our big day.You were excellent. -M. & L. (June 2012)

Wedding client: Thank you very much for the wonderful variety of music. -J. & L. (June 2012)

Wedding client: Bone Idol were FAB Would highly recommend then for any function. Thank you so much – had a great evening. -Bride (Ballymac, June 2012)

Wedding client: They were Klass! We has a fabulous time and everyone was on the dance floor enjoying every minute. Thank you so much for helping to make our day so special. Very rare to find a great live band! -B. (May 2012) n.b. Because of illness, Klass could not play this wedding so Bone Idol played, with Dave of Klass adding in on guitar.