String Loaded Celtic Fiddle Music 2017-03-27T23:33:41+00:00

String Loaded Celtic Fiddle Band

String Loaded are an award winning family band known for their upbeat and passionate Celtic and Bluegrass fiddle music. This high energy group features sensational fiddle playing sisters, Gabi and Olivia, supported by dad and mum on guitar and bodhran. Influences come from the rich music and folk law traditions of Scotland, Ireland and American bluegrass music. The beauty, skill and infectious energy of the girls fiddle music and singing will leave you spell bound and fill your heart with joy.

The band has performed at international and national music  festivals  including  the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Woodford Folk Festival, the Australian Celtic Festival, Bundanoon Highland Gathering, Tamworth Country Music Festival, Golden Fiddle Awards and many local festivals, cultural events and corporate functions. String Loaded have performed live on Australian radio including National ABC radio and receive regular airplay on several community radio stations in the Newcastle and Central Coast region.  In 2014 String Loaded  won Best New Talent at the Australian Celtic Music Awards and have been nominated in the Best Celtic Song category for their album “Just in Case”. In 2017 String Loaded released a new album “Beggars & Butterflies”.


String Loaded Celtic Fiddle Band



String Loaded album “Beggars & Butterflies” nominated for loads of awards

String Loaded have been nominated for a load of awards for our new album “Beggars and Butterflies” from the Australian Celtic Music Awards.
Celtic Group of the Year – Beggars & Butterflies
Celtic Song of the Year – Beggars & Butterflies – Little Beggar Man
Celtic Song of the Year – Beggars & Butterflies – As I Roved Out
Celtic Instrumental of the Year – Beggars & Butterflies – Jenny’s Chickens
Celtic Instrumental of the Year – Beggars & Butterflies – Morrison’s Jig


Join us in the beautiful Southern Highlands for day of Celtic fun. Jimmy Barnes is Chief of the Day.

1st April 2017


String Loaded album “Beggars & Butterflies” is out now! You can listen on itunes, cdbaby and Spotify or order from our Shop.


Listen to Little Beggarman HERE



String Loaded performed at the 2016 Woodford Folk Festival.
Awesome time had by all. See Gallery page for photos.

St Patrick’s Day with String Loaded

Tea Gardens Country Club


String Loaded CD is on cdbaby 🙂

You can now purchase our happy music on cdBaby and iTunes!! Buy the album or individual tracks.

Thank you so much for supporting us.


You can also order a hard copy CD on this website. JUST CLICK HERE

String Loaded at the Tamworth Country Music Festival

String Loaded / Pumpkin Juice Archives