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Recent review: Very competent performer and well received by the audience, to the point where they cheered for one more once he had finished, for which he duly obliged.
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
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: 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
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 :)"
Recent review: "Fantastic and so professional. From the 1st email we exchanged up until the day before the wedding, all final details were in place so I didn't have worry about anything on my big day. All my guest loved the music played ... a wide variety of genres and styles. I will be recommending you to all my
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: "If you're looking for a band who will transform a tent full of people having quiet drinks into a raging fury of dance laughter merriment and general good times then BLAG are the act you're looking for. We booked them for a green and event to raise money to fight greenbelt destruction nearby and the
Recent review: "Fantastic. Exactly what we wanted. Even when we asked them to move from inside to outside, when the weather cleared, they did so workout complaint. I would recommend them to others."
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
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
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: "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
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.