Hire Ceilidh Band in Ryde
About: The cutting edge of the UK's ceilidh dancing scene! We're here to give your special event a touch of A3 Ceilidh Band magic - with our exciting music and friendly caller we'll give you a fantastic evening of dancing. Unlike many ceilidh bands our members are all full time professional musicians.
Recent review: "Stomping Boondocks played my Viking themed 50th birthday party and were awesome! They had the crowd up dancing early and everyone had a great night. The music was spot on. Cheers guys for a fantastic night!"
About: We are The Flying Dishrags, a Hampshire based four piece ceilidh band. Featuring a flexible instrumental lineup, we bring our own energetic, innovative style to folk music and dance, making for a unique ceilidh experience! We started playing together in 2014, with the University of Southampton Fol
About: Monkey See Monkey Do is a band of four musicians from Southampton’s urban jungle. Helen Gentile, Matt Aldous and brothers Sam and Aaron Horlock use clarinet, percussion, fiddle and guitar to deliver a highly entertaining set which pulls in all sorts of influences from Irish traditional to bluegrass.
About: The Blarney Roses are a traditional Celtic ceilidh and concert band. Available as a 2-6 piece band, at budgets to suit. Available for weddings, festivals, parties and special events (Paddy's Day, Burns' Night, New Year's Eve, St George's Day etc...). With origins in British and Irish traditional m
Recent review: We booked Blag for our wedding in March and they totally incredible. Since the big day all of our guests have commented to us how fantastic the band were. Communication beforehand was straightforward and responses were quick, we really couldn't recommend them enough. Thanks Michael and David!
Recent review: "Morning Simon On behalf of everybody at the do on Friday a big thank you for the night. Hope the sandwiches were OK ?.. Tony Peters."
Recent review: "Music was professionally performed, a good mixture... had us all up and dancing, great comments from my guests, would book and recommend this performer again. Freddy S (60th birthday party)"
Recent review: What a fantastic night of ceilidh dancing courtesy of the Black Velvet Band Trio. Nobody was able to resist dancing and the guys were the highlight of the evening for all. Thank you so much for making our evening a huge success.
Recent review: Lilac was fantastic. We had a full crowd in for her and she was really great. Lovely tone and an excellent set list. Have already rebooked her another show.
Recent review: David and the Buchanan Ceilidh Band were fantastic. They got all the students dancing, and David was very clear in his instructions and we danced the night away until past midnight. David made Hogmanay an unforgettable evening and we’re so grateful for his involvement!
Recent review: This band were absolutely brilliant for our wedding. They set up professionally and efficiently, I didn't have to do a thing! Martin was not available but the caller he sourced for us, Clare, was brilliant. There were loads of people who had never done a ceilidh before and she remained fun, upbeat,
Recent review: Martin was very professional and his crew were very friendly and organised! The dances were unlike those I've done in other Ceilidhs so it was refreshing 'Really good idea' - Conference Delegate 'First time and that was so much fun!' - Another Conference Delegate
Recent review: I am really awestruck at your performance. You made my day at my 50th birthday. The way you played it was rocking. Everyone around enjoyed thoroughly. From small children, teenagers to adults everyone started dancing. I saw you first in the wedding of my niece. I made my mind then that you are perfo
Recent review: Can I just say the whole experience from choosing, booking and enjoying the band was an extremely positive experience. They were brilliant, polite, punctual and the music was great. They communicated well beforehand so I felt entirely confident in them understanding what we wanted. They were great m
Recent review: We wanted a band to play a combination of Ceilidh and our favourite hits from different eras. Lilac sent us lists of songs in different genres in advance and the band played all our song choices. The sound level was just right for the venue. It was a super weekend on many levels. My wife could not s
Recent review: We had the Sassenachs at our wedding, they were fantastic. Highly recommend it for an evening of fun and dancing. They got everyone up dancing, young and old, great way to get everyone involved. Helped make our evening reception an amazing night to remember. Thanks Laurie and co, great guys, profess
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: A very nice band who did a great job at getting my (somewhat reluctant) party up on their feet dancing. One of the band's member was late but this did not matter and they played later to make up for the time. Super friendly and nice.
Recent review: The band were excellent. they made the party go with a swing and we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves fro the oldest to the youngest . Thank you