LET IT BE-ATLES are a recently new tribute band to THE BEATLES. While the band are not a typical member for member beatles set up its more geared towards the songs and performance. Dirk and Peadar sing lead & backing vocals with Johan singing backing vocals.The band are all from Dublin, Ireland and are well established and experienced musicians.
Dirk has been playing guitar since age 12 and was a member of various different bands including Vertigo U2 tribute band. He studied classical guitar at Dublin School of Guitar and later graduated from Screen Training Ireland's film Score course in which he studied orchestration and studio conducting. His original piece "Brian Boru" was performed by the RTE concert orchestra on tour in 32 states in America.
Peadar is an established singer songwriter from Dublin and has recorded his own album and has played with many different musicians on Dublin pub circuit. He has also played the Cavern club in Liverpool as part of the annual Beatle week.
Johan has been playing drums since he was 16. He played in an original band (Shifting Sands) for 8 years with one Irish single release (The day will come for you). He is the founding member of Vertigo U2 tribute band that have played most Irish venues (Button factory, The Academy) including overseas gigs in Germany, Spain and Japan.
Gerry is a life long Beatles fan. He's played bass since his teens and played with many bands over the years in top Irish venues (The Olympia, Vicar st., Whelans) including corporate and wedding events. He is a seasonal visitor to Liverpool for Beatle week and has performed at the Cavern club on some of these occasions.
The band played their first four concerts in Munich during the 2012 Octoberfest celebrations as a one off performance and they were well received that they decided to continue as a Beatles tribute band.