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Recent review: Gary was very professional, arrived on time. Set up with no fuss! He was a huge hit at the party everyone loved him! Songs were varied and went with my festival theme. He sounded great ...would not hesitate to recommend or book Gary again. I had a lot of compliments on finding him.
About: Beautifully crafted songs from the heart, combining a folky feel with a blues, funk edge. Lots of harmonies and a retro ' Steely Dan' feel. All music is original and piano/guitar based. Pete and Claire share vocals and can be booked as a duo also. Otherwise, the band is a full 6 piece. Their second
Recent review: "Thank you, guys, for finding time beforehand to rehearse with Amy, the bridegroom’s sister, who sang Elton John’s “Your Song” for the bride and groom’s 1st dance. It was beautiful and very special to have her sing their first song with accompaniment from the band. I think everyone was very moved by
Recent review: "Wes did two sets for a private party for us. From the moment I contacted him until he left at the end of the night he couldn’t have been more helpful and courteous. We were dreadfully awkward customers but Wes was an absolute star and made our party amazing. We were able to do our own playlists whi
Recent review: "Wedding Sept Hi Debby and the band! Many thanks for playing at the ceilidh on Saturday for Lesley and Mike’s wedding. The band was really great and the posts on Facebook are super. Many thanks for playing my tune - it meant a lot. Glad you enjoyed my baking too! Lots and lots of people
Recent review: "Very good. Only 4 musicians and a caller turned up but was fine. Could have done with some incidental music during dancers' rest breaks perhaps, but overall an excellent evening. The caller was particularly friendly and approachable and yet was still managing to get people to listen and dance, desp
Recent review: My partner Becky organised Pipley Dance and Ceilidh Band for my surprise 30th birthday party and I cannot recommend them highly enough! We had such a brilliant time and the band really made it the perfect celebration. As a group we were mixed abilities and ages, but everyone got involved at some poi
Recent review: We are so glad we booked Shenanigans for the gathering after my father’s funeral. My father loved music, and played folk fiddle, so to have live music and fiddle playing really brought warmth and life to the party. The duo were very professional, arrived early to set up, and were ready to play as pe
About: Multi instrumental folk duo from Bath.. Jiggidy plays innovative arrangements of traditional songs and tunes from the British Isles, as well as original compositions which reflect both their interest in folk tales from around the world and their observations of everyday life. They draw on their expe
About: They are covers Jim, but not as we know them! Sex Pistols on a banjo? Radiohead as a waltz? A Bluegrass Stormzy?! Has the world gone mad...? Fear not dear reader it’s just the legendary Arkansaw Jukebox Collective - playing covers just like god intended... bluegrass style! The moving feast of hu
About: The Bristol Sea Slugs are a four piece Shanty/Folk band based as their name suggests in the port city of Bristol. The Story goes... Four friends in March 2018 decided 'let's get together and sing some sea shanties'... next came Guitar, Bass, Cajon and Fiddle... somewhere along the line harmoni
About: The Tom Barnwell Trio are a lively and energetic Trio that are guaranteed to get your party rocking. Featuring Tom Barnwell from BBC’s ‘The Voice’ (team Will.i.am) Tom leads the Trio with style, flair and panache. The Trio perform music from all genres across the ages right up to present day a
About: Clutching At Straws are a multi-talented and diverse alternative folk trio, hailing from the ‘creative county’ of Staffordshire. Clutching At Straws use an impressive variety of instruments to build a full, layered sound suffused with subtlety and their influences are diverse and eclectic with hints
Recent review: Would like to thank Josie for performing at our wedding, she was everything I could have wanted and more! Her music was beautifully played and she mixed it up with Irish, modern and old and it couldn’t have been more perfect. Our guests would agree, Thank you also for our wedding card! Love Stacie a
Recent review: Blag played at our wedding reception and were fantastic, it created such a good atmosphere and everyone really enjoyed it!
Recent review: What an amazing time we had dancing to the Stomping Boondocks. They guys were great from start to finish and made sure the party will be one everyone remembers. Communication from start to finish was excellent and I highly recommend these guys should you want to get your guests up on the floor.
About: We're a group of Midlands based musicians who decided to collect shiny and eclectic pop and rock classics and rework them into a foot-stomping folk/Bluegrass style. We play everything from Depeche Mode to Black Sabbath, via Erasure and Duran Duran, in ways that the original writers would never have
Recent review: If it is the performance of Band Baja UK, be absolutely sure about the delight it will create. It is not ordinary band. It’s awesomely creative and magnificently impactful. Its music and sounds don’t leave your ears even after few hours of performance. The notes are accurate and ringing continuously
About: Our repertoire features the biggest classic and current chart hits, so there's certainly something for everyone. We have been performing at weddings and events for several years and have an infectious live show that guarantees a packed dance floor and a party that you and your guests will remembe
Recent review: "Hi Steve, I just wanted to drop you a quick line to say a huge thank you for performing at our conference last week. Once again, you did a fabulous job and we’ve received some great feedback about the evening. You pitched the music perfectly and the playlist was just right. We hope that we may hav