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Irish bands in Essex

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'Blag's' Feisty Mix of Groovesome Irish Folk Rock & World Music
5( 36 reviews )
• 84 bookings

'Blag's' Feisty Mix of Groovesome Irish Folk Rock & World Music

Blag's feisty mix of groovesome Celtic folk and gypsy jazz have delighted audiences for many years. Their unique style will provide a truly memorable addition to your special occasion.

from £660 / per event
Colourful Instrumental Violin & Guitar Duo Sandra and Paul
5( 1 review )
• 1 booking

Colourful Instrumental Violin & Guitar Duo Sandra and Paul

With the violin and guitar, we cover many styles from traditional Irish folk to contemporary pop music. Our sound can be engaging background music or a full dancing party.

from £550 / per event
Irish Music Band 'Wee Bag Band'
🎉 New to Poptop

Irish Music Band 'Wee Bag Band'

The Wee Bag Band's raison d'être is to bring mad, bad, trad, popular and contemporary diddly, diddly Irish / Celtic with a hint of Country and Blue Grass music and song to you!

from £850 / per event
Dancing Feet Perfoming Folk Style Background Music
5( 6 reviews )
• 27 bookings

Dancing Feet Perfoming Folk Style Background Music

Two multi-instrumentalists offering a dynamic and varied performance of Scottish and Irish folk music and song, with a few extras thrown in!

from £460 / per event

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Traditional Irish Band 'Wraggle Taggle'

5( 21 reviews )
• 31 bookings

This band has performed for Mick Jagger, Zoe Ball, Robert Smith of the Cure, Princess Beatrice, Princess Eugenie and Frank Skinner to name a few. Wraggle Taggle are a professional award-winning and talented band traditional Irish band with many years of experience.

About supplier

Wraggle Taggle are a professional award-winning and talented traditional Irish band with many years of experience, all the musicians have been performing, touring and recording for many years. Able to tailor a band to your specific requirements.

from £735 / per event
Traditional Irish Band 'Wraggle Taggle'

How our musicians work


Discuss setlist in advance


Provide all necessary equipment


Set up & soundcheck before the event

Reviews for Irish bands in Essex

Read verified reviews from real clients, who booked with Poptop in Essex

• 07 June 2019

Booked with Poptop

Black Velvet were excellent and really added to our Irish themed evening. Lots of very traditional music. The guys were very flexible and last minute added in a Ceili set without prior knowledge whic…
Joseph M
• 30 May 2021

Booked with Poptop

Mick and his band performed at Kent Horse Fair , they were excellent in every way, hugely popular, great entertainment and very well received by everyone at the event, I hope they are available for o…
Bev W
• 13 March 2020

Booked with Poptop

Absolutely brilliant night, Everyone enjoyed their evening,Our customers are talking about it today. I Will recommend All Star Ceilidh to everyone. Thank you
Natasha D
• 28 May 2022

Booked with Poptop

We hired Spill The Whisky for our wedding and could not recommend them more. Debby was a fantastic caller and got all of our guests up and dancing even when the aircon broke! None of us had any parti…
Helen S
• 30 October 2018

Booked with Poptop

Absolutely amazing. Really friendly guys to. Listened to exactly what we wanted. Would definitely book again for a party. Great voice. Thanks so much
Nan C
• 24 June 2023

Booked with Poptop

Great night, everyone enjoyed the music and banter. Dave was easy to talk too for the group. Would have them again. Music was a good mix of Irish music.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is an Irish band for hire in Essex?

You'll spend about £400 to £600 to hire an Irish band in Essex from Poptop to play at your event. This service fee includes the travel charges and service time. When you enter your event information on Poptop's website to check the Irish bands available for booking, you can compare costs to see which best matches your budget. Additionally, you will receive an immediate price. Although our supplier's pricing is shown on their profile, you may also contact them for additional information.

Is the provided equipment PAT tested?

Yes. As part of Poptop's service criteria, all Irish bands in Essex are required to offer PAT-tested performance-related equipment. Therefore, you can rest assured the band will provide instruments that have passed PAT testing. The band will be responsible for providing all the necessary equipment for the event, including a PA system, microphone, and lighting. All equipment must be well-maintained before they can be used to perform. To view the instrument the band will provide at your event, visit the band's profile page on Poptop. Additionally, our suppliers will be in charge of preparing and disassembling their equipment before and following the event.

How long will an Irish band perform?

Most Irish bands in Essex perform two sets of 60 minutes each, separated by a break of 30 minutes. A typical Irish band performance lasts two to three hours. However, not all Irish bands adhere to this timeframe. Our suppliers provide flexible scheduling, so they are always willing to adjust their performance to meet your needs. Please feel free to verify which band best suits your preferences as each band's availability is listed on their profile on Poptop's website. Don't hesitate to talk about this with your favourite supplier.