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Back of the Bush
(3)

Ceilidh Duo Band - Up To 2.5 Hours

Verified bookings: 8
Many thanks for your enquiry. This quote is for the Ceilidh Duo and includes all equipment - PA and lighting (where needed), insurance etc. Ben is the primary caller for the night and has tons of experience calling for weddings and other events - over 350 weddings to date! Richard is our guitarist and singer and has amassed a broad repertoire following regular tours of the UK, Ireland and teaching rock and pop guitar! If you have any further enquiries please let us know and we'll get straight back to you.
From: £400 per event
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Trouble at t'Mill

Folk Duet (Guitarist/Vocalist with Multi-Instrumentalist/Vocalist)

Our base rate covers the following: 1 hour of high-quality live music A line-up of two musicians (1x guitarist/vocalist and 1x multi-instrumentalist/vocalist) Public Liability Insurance (if required) A timely arrival - 2hrs before the entertainment begins A full-range (1200W) professional sound system An eclectic mix of songs and tunes A little about us: We're a highly experienced, highly professional folk outfit. We have played gigs across the UK, including private and public events. We have a large repertoire of material to draw from - both modern and traditional - including Irish, Scottish, English, American and Canadian material. We're more than capable of providing a lively set that is guaranteed to get audiences dancing and singing. Alternatively, we have a wide range of light entertainment material that is perfect for dining, socialising, and mingling. This package includes two talented vocalists/instrumentalists. Our line-up will be: guitar, 2x vocalists, and a mixture of mandolin, fiddle and bodhran (depending on the piece being played!) Our arrangements are full of luscious vocal harmonies, jazz- and blues-inspired chord progressions, back by a driving rhythm guitar. We meld traditional and contemporary styles to breathe new life into traditional tunes and bring a new feel to some classic folk, country and Americana songs. If you're looking for a high-quality contemporary folk duo, with plenty of material to suit all tastes, then Trouble at t'Mill's duo package is sure to deliver. If you have any further queries, don't hesitate to get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you!
From: £300 per event
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The Retrosettes duo

Acoustic duo with female and male vocals

Verified bookings: 1
Our acoustic duo is a great option for rustic, vintage, festival type events. Both musicians play an instrument and sing, and with the added bass drum the duo can achieve a big sound for only 2 people. They will play for 2 x 50 minutes and are ideal for daytime music at a wedding/party/event or the early evening slot. They have their own PA and simple lighting. They can take song requests if they are not already in their extensive repertoire spanning the 1950s to present day. Expect a mix of Johnny Cash, Elvis, The Smiths, The Lumineers, Mumford & Sons, The Beatles and loads more!!
From: £400 per event
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Capstick Ceilidh Band
(10)

Lively Ceilidh Band With Caller - Until 11 pm

Verified bookings: 18
We are a traditional ceilidh band playing music from across the British Isles, Ireland and America. Our dances are accessible for every age and level of experience. We provide all our own PA equipment, have public liability insurance and have an experienced caller to explain the dances and ensure that all you have to worry about is enjoying yourself. The band will provide all the PA equipment and have Public Liability insurance. Generally we call 2-3 dances followed by a small break and this continues until the end of the ceilidh. If a longer interval is required, this can be timed to fit in with catering arrangements or preferences. However we are happy to fit in with any other performers or wishes of the organiser. Please let us know of any special requests as soon as possible and we will do our best to accommodate them.
From: £400 per event
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Another Artizan August

Contemporary Folk Pop 4 Piece Band - 2 Hours

Function band with YEARS of experience in playing weddings and functions across the UK. We are recently formed under a new name and image hence the lack of photos and recordings etc but these are due to come but if you get in contact then with we send you videos etc of us playing in other function bands. This includes 2 x 1 hour sets
From: £600 per event
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Wee Bag Band

5 x Piece Irish Music Band With Vocals & Ceilidh If Required - 3 Hours

We area 5 x piece band bringing mad bad, trad, popular and contemporary Irish / Celtic music to the masses. Typically we play 1 hr in the first set take 20/30 mins out then play for 1.5 to 2 hrs in the second.
From: £750 per event
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Shenanigans Irish Music Duo
(37)

Irish Music Duo 3X40 Minutes

Verified bookings: 71
Shenanigans Irish Music Duo, consist of Alan playing the Guitar and providing the vocals plus Steve on the fiddle. We are both accomplished musicians and provide a lively and varied evening of Traditional Irish Music ie Songs Jigs and Reels. Book Shenanigans you wont regret it. Below is a recommendation from a satisfied customer. Shenanigans, Alan and Steve were fantastic. Everyone at our party thoroughly enjoyed their outstanding performance. They are excellent musicians and Alan has a super voice for Irish songs, both soft and strong. Steve's fiddle playing was superb and complemented Alan's voice and guitar. They were happy to play requests from the audience and had a great interaction with the audience. We would definitely book them again as would most of the people present. As someone who goes to a lot of live music events I was really impressed. Book Shenanigans for a great night of entertainment, we all had a wonderful evening, thank you again Alan and Steve! Another satisfied customer below. "Our event was brilliant and I just wanted to let you know that the musicians “Shenanigans Irish Music Duo” were absolutely fantastic. The music was spot on – and they had everyone singing along with them. Everyone loved them and I would certainly book them again for any future functions."
From: £425 per event
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Triple Scotch Ceilidh Band

Triple Scotch Ceilidh Band With Dance Caller - Up To 3 Hours

Verified bookings: 6
The UK's finest ceilidh band available for weddings and private events. Breathtaking musical talent; clear, patient and cheerful dance calling; an excellent atmosphere full of energy; fifteen years' experience as a band, meaning we can always 'read the room' and make it work perfectly for you and your guests. We are always happy to fit in with your existing timings - we usually find that two 'sets' of dancing each lasting between 45 and 90 minutes will work well for any event, so we would usually play anywhere from 1.5 to 3 hours in total. We will work with you to make the right plan for your event. Unlike many bands on the circuit we only use a small pool of very talented musicians, and only commit to bookings where we can guarantee you'll have 'the A team.' So rest assured you'll be in safe hands whether you are a ceilidh novice or expert, and the sheer quality of the playing and calling is unrivalled.
From: £1250 per event
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Treebeard

Treebeard Celtic Folk-Rock Band - 3 x 45 Minutes

Verified bookings: 1
Treebeard play lively Celtic folk-rock, original, traditional & contemporary songs & tunes. We have our own (PAT tested) PA & lights & PLI & can play up to 3x45min sets to suit your needs. Treebeard have been a popular attraction on the pub, festival & beer festival circuit for many years now, with regular appearances at Sheffield, Derby, Tamworth, Newark, Stockport, Lincoln, Stoke & Barnsley festivals, as well as Earls Court for the Great British Beer Festival, and the Cropredy fringe. In 2017 the band played at Rockstock & Barrel, Holmfirth Folk Festival, Altrincham, Marlpool & Hope Valley Beer Festivals, Sheffield's Sharrow & Peace in the Park Festivals, Worrall, Festival8, Farmer Phil's, Solfest, Tramlines, Lancaster and Whitwell Festivals.
From: £400 per event
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John King
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Folk Singer Singer & Guitarist - John King (SKU: PFSG)

Verified bookings: 107
John King is a charismatic singer/guitarist who performs a broad music selection that appeals to a wide range of ages and musical tastes. His set is customisable to your needs and can contain well-known rock, pop, folk and Scottish music depending on your preferences. (You can find a full song list attached.) John can perform up to three 45-minute sets. It’s also possible to add a curtain backdrop, lighting, background music played in between sets and an after-performance disco for only £100 extra.
From: £249 per event
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LeLounge Acoustic Duo
(4)

Acoustic Duo - Two Hours

Verified bookings: 1
Duo of acoustic steel string guitar and two vocals performing acoustic versions of hits ranging from Swing, Bossa, Country and Folk to Indie, Soul, Motown, Rock and Contemporary hits. We can also perform as a party duo, with live electric guitar and two vocals accompanied by professional backing tracks and performing classic dance hits from the 60s up to the present day. Many people like to start with a set of acoustic and finish with the party duo. We perform for up to 2 hours (plus encores) in sets of either 3 x 40 minutes or 2 x 60 mins. We bring all our own equipment (2 x speakers on stands, small mixer, steel string guitar, guitar amplifier, microphones) and just need a single 13 amp plug socket within 20 feet of the area we are performing in. We can set up in an area as small as 2 x 1.5m if necessary. Finally we can also provide you with a radio microphone to make speeches through our PA if desired, and can throw in our laptop DJ service to cover the period after we've performed for a small additional charge.
From: £280 per event
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The Crutwells
(15)

Acoustic Duo With Guitar & Violin, Male & Female (Backing) Vocals - 2 x 45 Minutes

Verified bookings: 14
We provide our acoustic duo, acoustic guitar and violin with male and female (Backing) vocals. Acoustically remodelling many classic songs. We would love to play for you. We are fully insured and PAT tested. We have played all over the world. Say hi and see what we can do for you. Please read a little more about us. It wouldn’t be unfair to say The Crutwell’s have been around a bit (musically speaking, of course). Between them, Andi and Nico have procured recording and publishing deals, penned top UK Chart Hits for the BBC, written and produced for companies such as Fox USA, 19 Entertainment, Decca Records and Universal and toured with likes of The Pogues and The Stranglers… This doth make a fine brew! Now, their new guitar/violin duo is here to bring you a fantastic set of acoustically reinvented classics, utilising all their experience and swagger to sonically set your night on fire! Bringing both humour and professionalism, these guys are must for any venue that loves great a
From: £300 per event
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60 Folk Bands in Lancaster to request a quote from

Are you looking for a Folk Band in Lancaster, Lancashire? Our catalogue includes 60 acts available for hire in Lancaster. Among our top requested categories this month: wedding bands in London, jazz bands in London, string quartets in London, swing bands in London, DJ Hire London London, wedding venues in London.

Clubland Entertainments Folk Band

Clubland Entertainments

Available in Lancaster from £enquire

About: Clubland Entertainments are an Entertainment Agency based in Lancashire and Cumbria. We have been established for over 20 years. We provide all types of entertainment throughout the UK including DJ'S…

Shenanigans Irish Music Duo Folk Band

Shenanigans Irish Music Duo

Available in Lancaster from £350
71 Verified bookings
37 Reviews:

Recent review: "Thanks for your performance at my nannas party all the guests enjoyed it from ages 4 to 84.... Would very much recommend this band for a great night of entertainment :)"

Back of the Bush Folk Band

Back of the Bush

Available in Lancaster from £450
8 Verified bookings
3 Reviews:

Recent review: We had the best time with this duo. They were fun and entertaining and I would certainly recommend them. Would love to have them again for our next event.

Garston Entertainments Ltd Folk Band

Garston Entertainments Ltd

Available in Lancaster from £200

About: Live Entertainment booking agency established in 1978, we supply professional, quality live entertainment ideas & inspiration for your Corporate Event, Private Function, Venue or Wedding We exclus…

Triple Scotch Ceilidh Band Folk Band

Triple Scotch Ceilidh Band

Available in Lancaster from £900
6 Verified bookings

About: Triple Scotch are a professional ceilidh band based in the North West of England, who are available for hire at wedding receptions, parties, fundraisers and corporate events throughout the UK and bey…

Dr Butler's Hatstand Medicine Band Folk Band

Dr Butler's Hatstand Medicine Band

Available in Lancaster from £250.00
5 Verified bookings
1 Reviews:

Recent review: What can I say, they were amazing. Great communication in the lead up made it very easy to organise. Looking forward to seeming them play again sometime soon hopefully. Thanks so much.

The Crutwells Folk Band

The Crutwells

Available in Lancaster from £200
14 Verified bookings
15 Reviews:

Recent review: Amazing. Lovely people who tailored their performance to our event beautifully. Tasteful yet soul-stirring. We all had a great night. Thanks

Ragtag Ceilidh Band Folk Band

Ragtag Ceilidh Band

Available in Lancaster from £650.00
18 Verified bookings
3 Reviews:

Recent review: "We have no hesitation in recommending the band and caller (Sarah). The music was excellent and they played all the tunes we requested. Everyone enjoyed the dancing - even those who had said they would probably not join in. Many thanks for a fun night."

Gary Nock Folk Band

Gary Nock

Available in Lancaster from £250+VAT
115 Verified bookings
41 Reviews:

Recent review: Gary was brilliant. Fantastic musician, the right choice of songs and he is a very nice guy.

Tartan Trio Ceilidh Band Folk Band

Tartan Trio Ceilidh Band

Available in Lancaster from £650
5 Verified bookings
3 Reviews:

Recent review: "I'm not sure how the ranking system works - 5 the best or 1? The band provided were not the band in the photograph Thanks"

LeLounge Acoustic Duo Folk Band

LeLounge Acoustic Duo

Available in Lancaster from £250
1 Verified bookings
4 Reviews:

About: An enchanting addition to your wedding breakfast or cocktail party, LeLounge Acoustic Duo's chilled acoustic arrangements of popular songs ranging from swing, bossa, country and folk to indie, soul, …

Butler & Torres (acoustic duo) Folk Band

Butler & Torres (acoustic duo)

Available in Lancaster from £200
8 Verified bookings
6 Reviews:

Recent review: Butler and Torres played for my sister’s festival hen do. Everyone absolutely loved them and they really got into the spirit and were really fun.

The Retrosettes duo Folk Band

The Retrosettes duo

Available in Lancaster from £450.00
1 Verified bookings

About: The Retrosettes are a vintage themed acoustic duo, playing music from the 50s to the present day. The versatile duo has both male and female lead vocals (they are also a married couple) and are idea…

Tippin It Up Folk Band

Tippin It Up

Available in Lancaster from £150-250
1 Verified bookings

About: Tippin it up are an acoustic fplk duo performing mostly Irish traditional music and song with a little Scottish, Welsh and Americana. Instruments include...Guitar, Bouzouki,Mandolin,Mandola and Bodh…

Wee Bag Band Folk Band

Wee Bag Band

Available in Lancaster from £750.00

About: As a 5 x piece 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 the ma…

Trouble at t'Mill Folk Band

Trouble at t'Mill

Available in Lancaster from £700

About: Folk quartet Trouble at t'Mill have been playing private and public gigs since the band's formation in August 2015. The band is fully-equipped with a 1000W PA rig - plenty loud enough to fill a mediu…

Wonderfolk Folk Band

Wonderfolk

Available in Lancaster from £1535

About: Wonderfolk is Liverpool's foremost Folk style wedding band. Comprised of four young musicians working at the very epicentre of Liverpool's commanding music scene, Wonderfolk assemble a set list of u…

Katie O'Malley Folk Band

Katie O'Malley

Available in Lancaster from £150

About: A voice that pours with emotion and fills a venue, Katie O'Malley and her hip-swaying country/blues band have played across the country at numerous shows and festivals, including Green Meadows, Dot t…


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