THE HILLBILLY REBELS started in 2001 as an acoustic duo formed by Ronald Welgemoed (vocals/guitar) and Jacqueline Welgemoed (vocals). At the time their repertoire mainly existed of Bluegrass and Country songs. In the years following they broadened their repertoire. At the moment they play a mix of sixties, country and folk. One of the most important characteristics of their music is the close harmony singing. THE HILLBILLY REBELS have played at all kinds of locations and occasions such as pubs, festivals, theatres, private parties and and company parties. There act is also very suitable for nights with a special theme, like Irish, country or “back to the sixties”.They have a huge repertoire wich makes them able to play for many kinds of audiences. THE HILLBILLY REBELS are also available as a 5-piece band. Apart from Ronald and Jacqueline the members of the band are Jeroen Vollers (leadguitar), Mick v/d Broeke (bassguitar) and Ty Beckers (drums). The repertoire of the band exists mainly of Country, Country-Rock and Rock & Roll/Rockabilly. They play songs of Buck Owens, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, The Byrds, Johnny Cash, Dwight Yoakam, Elvis Presley, Billy Ray Cyrus, The Mavericks and others.
1222 JC Hilversum