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Recent review: Gary played a few hours of background music for our wedding party in a marquee. We had numerous positive comments from our guests and the music fit in perfectly with the atmosphere we were after. It was quite the family event (35 kids running around) and Gary's style was perfect to keep everyone (
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: "Mike and Aiden played at my brothers birthday and completely made our night. The music was excellent and the guys were very professional. We can’t rate the band highly enough."
Recent review: """We decided to have Josie entertain our guests with her fiddle for our annual Burns Night celebration. Her attention to detail was impressive regarding the music selection, timings of the performance and interaction with our speaker, and despite the venue's restrictions, Josie played a brilliant s
Recent review: Wes was fantastic. Very easy to deal with throughout and even learnt a song just for us! On the night he was absolutely brilliant and just what I'd hoped for. Played a couple of sets for us and really made the night. Thank you so much!!
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: "Birthday Party Tim and Debby, I have finally recovered enough to get an email over, what a brilliant evening last Saturday was. The amount of friends asking us about the band, how great an idea it was and when we are doing the next one... The list goes on. It was lovely to see all our friends and
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
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: 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
Recent review: "The guys performed for my father's funeral, The violin playing was jaw dropping beautiful as the coffin came into the church. After they went onto reception to lighten up mood with fantastic folk music and Irish music. really nice guys, super proactive and very reliable. You won't be disappointed.
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: """Blag were absolutely brilliant and exactly what we were after. This was a big corporate party for a young audience and they were fun and a modern take on a ceilidh band. I highly recommend them for any event as they would be great regardless of audience."""
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
Recent review: Hired the band for our School Burns Night and was blown away by their professionalism and performance! They had all our staff on their feet to dance the night away. Lovely friendly guys, would not hesitate to book them again! Cannot recommend them highly enough!
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: This band is AWESOME! If you’re thinking of hiring a band for pitch perfect singing, great song selection, dance lessons and fun - these are the guys to hire. Snap them up before they become too famous!
Recent review: "Hi Steve, Thank you so much for your wonderful performance last night! You were fantastic and many of the guests asked where I had found you as they thought you were great! We loved everything you played—you read the mood perfectly Customer review by Jill & Khaled Shahbo"