Pictures - Gin Pit Rock Band

Darwen LIVE 2018

Darwen LIVE 2018 - pics on the right are by the very talented photographer Paul Wright


Our singer - Helen





Darwen Live

Darwen LIVE 2018

Darwen Live

Darwen LIVE 2018 - with Dave's son Richard guesting on Keyboards



Bent and Bongs Beer Bash

Bent & Bongs Beer Bash 2019

Check out the Video from Bent & Bongs

Drummer Neil - all alone at the back!

Our singer - Helen

Horseshoe Bar, Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Horseshoe Bar, Blackpool Pleasure Beach


Drummer Neil - getting overexposed!

Stars in your Eyes?

Helen - bowls a fast one...


VW New Year's Eve Camp 2017

VW New Year's Eve Camp 2017, Cheshire. We need more sparkly lights...

carry on dubbin

Yep! It is inside a greehouse! Very well organised.

Dunno who this is, but she's welcome to join the band!

Another quality photobomb - nice one Santa!

Neil - main man at the back...


Whittles, Oldham

Whittles, Oldham - with Frank Knight, singer with AC/DC's drummer Chris Slade

Whittles, Oldham

Helen checks the stage monitors with the horns of rock tuner

Whittles, Oldham

even the fan gets its own stage light at Whittles!

Molloy's Bury

First visit to Molloys Pub (now Earl of Derby), Bury

Molloys Pub Bury

Second visit to Molloys Pub (now Earl of Derby). Singer Helen's there in the centre of a stage picture

Blue Bell, Warrington

Give a girl a pole and....!

Alchemy, Runcorn

Ghost checks out Dave's chords?

Alchemy, Runcorn

At the Alchemy, Runcorn - what the heck are we all looking down at?

Alchemy, Runcorn

Steve, looking happy!

Helen gives Dave the horns of rock thingy...

Hale Barns Carnival

Hale Barns Carnival - 2018 World Cup Final Day!

Lostfest 2018

"LostFest 2018" - at Lostock St Gerard's Football Ground

Lostock St Gerard's Football Ground

t"LostFest 2018" - windy, but no rain, yet!

Robert Veitch

Providing the BAGPIPES for AC/DC's "Its a long way to the top, if you wanna Rock & Roll" is Robert Veitch - easy enough for him, having had a No 1 hit in 1972 with "Amazing Grace" when he played in the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards.

Hogarths, Bolton

Hogarths, Bolton. We get on the Telly! Probably Crimewatch.

Hogarths, Bolton

Helen, stopping traffic as usual!

Leigh Cricket Club

Leigh Cricket, Tennis & Bowling Club

Leigh Cricket Tennis & Bowling Club

with special guest, Dave's son, Richard on the keyboards



Going for a ride on the Cogheads MCC trailer at their Bike Show & Fun Day


Cogheads Biker event, Accrington

The Front ouse, Oldham

We find a girl under the drums
at the Front House, Oldham

Worsley John Gilbert

Excellent photobomb at the John Gilbert, Worsley

John Gilbet

John Gilbert, Worsley

Milnrow WMC

Milnrow WMC - dismembered hand gets a big finger extension from our lights...


another great photobomb!


The crowd parts like the red sea - oh look, there's Steve on bass!

Black Horse, Kirkham

Black Horse, Kirkham - Helen puts the horns of rock thingy into a light socket!


Helen making Steve feel better, while our mate "Mike Stand" takes centre stage


Neil - waving & drumming at the same time!

White Bull

Helen prays for a right guitar note. Hah! Little chance...


Dunno what the cute puppy is doing?

Dave blames his equipment, again!

George & Dragon

Outdoors in the beer garden at the George & Dragon, Leigh. It rains HARD!


Big brolly at the George & Dragon gets very cozy!


Rain does not stop them at the George & Dragon

Halloween, Warrington

Halloween at The Blue Bell, Warrington. Dave takes a nap,
while drummer puts a pumpkin on his head

Warrington Pub

How to keep the drummer in his place

Helen - even more horns of rock thingy...

Jolly Nailor - Atherton

Jolly Nailor - Atherton


Helen takes a break to make some new friends!

Bank Top Tavern, Oldham

Bank Top Tavern, Oldham. Great house PA and sound guys

Bass player Steve - hit by a happy light!

Green Street WMC Barnoldswick

Green Street Club, Barnoldswick

Spinners Arms, Leigh

There's a band at the top of our stairs! At the Spinners Arms, Leigh

Spinners Arms, Leigh

Wonderful hospitality and really nice people at the Spinners Arms, Leigh


Horseshoe Bar, Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Rose and Crown, Burnley

Rose & Crown, Burnley

Steve on bass -seeing stars!

Railway Inn, Chorley

Railway Inn, Chorley


Dave - still wearing that same shirt again at yet another gig

Bar One-Ten, Tyldesley

Bar One-Ten, Tyldesley

media city salford

Breaking into smiles at the media city studio, because Dave has one leg bigger than the other!


unit 26 studio


Coach & Four

Coach & Four, Wilmslow - nice lady with extra fingers orders another double!

New Coach and Four

Tight fit for the band - but a really great big pub


Wave your hands in the air



Queen Prawn to Rook 3? Check!

The National MBA Biker's Rally, Samlesbury Aerodrome

Punch Bowl, Atherton

Amazing stage pic focus on enormous finger at The Punch Bowl, Atherton!

Punch Bowl, Atherton

and more fingers pointing at The Punch Bowl, Atherton!

and here's some pics from the past bands that we have been in...

Crewe Carnival

Dave and his son, Richard on bass, with "Kylie" and "Robbie" at Crewe Carnival

Bury St Edmunds

Dave (far left) & Richard on keyboard with Robbie's Angels (Robbie Williams Tribute) at Bury St Edmunds. Wearing a kilt coz Robbie's guitarist did at the time. And yes, it is four great girls on drums, keys, bass & vocals!

Robbie's Angels Video 2001/2

Kirk coronation street

Dave & his bessy mate Dave from Spy Candy, with Coronation Street's Andy Whyment (Kirk) when they played at their Xmas party. One's had a few after gig beers - can you tell?



Spy Candy


Dubai, NYE

Dave in Dubai with Spy Candy on New Year's Eve. He's on the far right - no honest! And on the left a close up of Spy Candy's bass player Lynn at Dubai,
much more interesting than seeing Dave! I wonder what our bass player Steve would look like now in those boots?