BilgeRats & Pyrettes
Music to plunder by!!! This hot Portland based band re-invents the classic sea shanty with twists of genre and brilliant harmonies, capturing Blues, Celtic, Nordic, Latin, Calypso, Country and even a few forced men!
An acoustic collection of pirate themed music featuring traditional sea shanties, original compositions and familiar contemporary sounds, all woven together by dramatic interludes which tell the tale of a renegade life on the sea.
Join the infamous crew of the Tall Ship Royaliste on a journey of adventure and fun through the day-to-day life of a pirate. Experience new arrangements of traditional songs of the sea, modern shanties derived from contemporary popular music, six-part a cappella harmonies, up-beat Latin rhythms and a Cajun song of freedom. Come sail the seven seas with The BilgeRats & Pyrettes and “Prepare to be Boarded!”