Hire Folk Band in Retford
Browse Folk Bands
Recent review: """The Lonely Mister Punch filled the room with energy, the music was great and the band members on the floor were invaluable in making sure people were able to follow the moves from the caller. They played a great variety of music with a mixture of Ceilidh dances to keep it exciting throughout the
Recent review: "Terrific. Two friendly guys, very obliging and their music was enjoyed by all present. I would recommend them to anyone."
About: Live Entertainment represent the best in UK talent. Providing musical artists, dancers, speciality acts and bands to events and weddings all over the UK. We will work with you, to find the perfect accompaniment to your party, no matter your style, budget or event size.
About: An offshoot of an already popular Festival and Pub band, Playing a lively mix of Folk, Irish and original music
About: Shanks' Pony have been on the festival scene for a few years, playing at the smaller, family friendly festivals like Ey up mi duc, Something to smile about, Farmer Phil's and others They have a lot of original material, plus many party favourites to get people up and dancing. They have a large fol
Recent review: Had a corporate function and wanted and Irish theme the band were excellent and everyone enjoyed their music, although no one danced it was not an issue as the band played music that was appropriate for the event and thoroughly entertained us. Thank you and we will book you again Jane
About: The Big Moose Ceilidh Band are from Nottingham, England and play energetic traditional music, complete with fiddle, guitar, percussion and a caller to explain the dances. Book them if you are looking for a unique, memorable and fun for all ages experience for your wedding/party/corporate event!
Recent review: Absolutely fantastic! Thoroughly enjoyed Garys song choices and the way he sang them all with such heart. Honestly so so brilliant. Thank you Gary! X
Recent review: Absolutely outstanding !! Booked the tro to play background music at my wedding reception and everyone commented to say how talented they were. Bobbing Joe learnt and played songs I requested and where willing to travel nearly 2hrs to the venue. I also had guests wanting the band to play at their ev
About: 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 fring
Recent review: Was a lovely evening. Fabulous music and good banter. We really need to make more of an effort to escape the kids in the coming year. It can be my new year's resolution.
About: A lively ceilidh band with caller playing Irish traditional dance tunes to expertly called dances. Suitable for all levels we offer a great evenings dancing. We offer a PA and can do special requests. Line up is violin, flute/whistle, guitar and caller.
About: Acorn Roots capture the natural acoustic folk sound whilst adding their own twist and personality to the songs they cover. Spirited and infectious, they combine driving acoustic guitars, with the subtle underlying melodies provided by the tin whistle, and mandolin. Added to the mix are the deep rh
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 beyond. A talented trio comprised of award-winning folk musicians who have performed with the likes o
Recent review: """Mia and the Moon created a fantastic atmosphere at our 2017 New Year’s Eve event. They played different music accordingly, mimicking the reaction of the crowd, meaning everyone was up and dancing all night, just as we had hoped for. The band went above and beyond our expectations; during a meetin
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.
About: The Grinnigogs play Medieval, Tudor, Edwardian and Victorian music. For over thirty years The Grinnigogs have surprised, delighted and entertained audiences all over the world. Playing exciting, uplifting historical music on a diverse range of unique instruments that sound beautiful. Playing Hur
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.
About: Available for weddings, parties and events covering everything from Oldies, Jazz, Soul, Pop & Folk to Top 40 with an innovative twist. With 4 years performing together frequently they have an extensive repertoire in an array of genres. Live videos to come but demos give an honest insight.
Recent review: The Tartan Trio are brilliant musicians so even if you have guests who can't or won't dance listening is an absolute pleasure. They also are good at calling and talk you through each dance so you can do all the moves. We had a fantastic evening of fun and dancing.