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Recent review: If your like me, came across this website and never heard of it and not sure what to make of it well I have to tell you, I went ahead and booked Gary for my wedding. I loved his YouTube videos and the songs he covered and it was exactly what we were looking for. I read the reviews and went with it.
Recent review: Many thanks to Johnny, Mike and Jase for a fine dose of the “craic” for St Pats! What a grand performance – everyone thoroughly enjoyed it. Great singing combined with jigs and reels to get everyone dancing. We can’t wait to have you back again!
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: "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
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: "Shenanigans played at my fathers wake recently and their music truly was a tribute for a proud Irishman.The music they played was extremely fitting but made what could have been a solemn occasion, a time to smile. Communication from Alan was excellent from the first email and I wouldn't hesitate to
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: Wes helped me to create the perfect wedding proposal last night. I arranged everything quite late but Wes was incredibly flexible and travelled into Birmingham City centre to play the role of a ‘busker’ in order to play mine and my partners song. Wes text and emailed throughout and accommodated seve
Recent review: I would like to say a massive Thank You for everything… It went so well and everyone has commented on how fantastic you were. You play so well and I was amazed. It was so calming to hear you play before I entered the room. Once again, thank you for everything. 10/10
Recent review: The guys were brilliant! Great communication beforehand and very accommodating with requests. Arrived on time and set up. Flexible as needed to fit in with speeches etc. Made a great night! I definitely recommend Blag for a wonderful band. Thanks guys! Mike
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.
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: 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: Great duo, who performed fantastic covers of well known songs and were very professional in their setup and their performance. The combination of guitar and violin worked brilliantly. The Crutwells made for a really enjoyable evening, and come highly recommended!
About: A somerset based acoustic covers band playing a broad range of covers. Alice & Ross add unique, folky vibe to a wide repertoire of popular songs, with beautiful harmonies. A&R are available to book for weddings, functions, live music venues, festivals or parties anywhere in the South West.
Recent review: Steve Young was brilliant. It's as simple as that. We had a terrific party, and what made it was having Steve come and sing. He has a fantastic voice, he's an amazing musician, and such a lovely chap. I will be using him again, that's for sure!!!