5 stars - Artys Party are Highly Recommended52 Reviews Number of members: 3Swansea
A lively group of musicians including a Brit Award and Mercury Music Prize nominee. Arty’s Party play Irish singalong standards. You can dance the night away to the ceilidh calling dance tunes such as the Seige of Ennis, the Gay Gordons, Strip the Willow....
5 stars - Lord Strange are Highly Recommended2 Reviews Number of members: 3London
Lord Strange are a striking instrumental folk trio that perform traditional tunes from England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Scandinavia, America & more! With a flexible repertoire & a caller also available, Lord Strange are perfect for all types of events!...
5 stars - The Banjo Guy are Highly Recommended5 Reviews Number of members: 1Cornwall
An award winning & highly experienced Banjo player providing fun & unique entertainment! From exciting foot tapping bluegrass to interpretations of Jazz, Blues & Romantic pieces, The Banjo Guy is musically versatile & ready to entertain at any occasion!...
5 stars - Amhran are Highly Recommended2 Reviews Number of members: 2Cardiff
A lively and professional duo performing the very best Irish tunes! With warm wit and the Irish party spirit, Amhran are the perfect choice for any occasion! Previous clients include Cheltenham Race Festival, Robert Smith from The Cure, International Folk Festival in Guernsey, Welsh Rugby Union & more!...
5 stars - Gypsy Rogues are Highly Recommended74 Reviews Number of members: 4West Midlands
This fantastic 4 piece Irish & ceilidh band has enjoyed a steady rise to success with a number of radio and TV appearances, two fast-selling self-produced CDs, and a reputation as ‘one of the best Irish bands to come out of Birmingham’....
5 stars - The Irish Ceilidh Band are Highly Recommended7 Reviews Number of members: 4Vale of Glamorgan
Introducing you to real Irish Ceilidh; guaranteed to get your feet stomping! This high energy 4-piece band features an array of traditional instruments from the fiddle, whistles and the Irish Bodhran! Complete with outstanding musicianship, warm wit and Irish charm, The Irish Ceilidh Band have entertained crowds across the UK!...
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5 stars - The Foggy Dudes are Highly Recommended12 Reviews Number of members: 2Suffolk
A lively Irish Duo performing traditional Irish music & songs from The Dubliners, Pogues, other traditional and Irish country artists. With a repertoire including jigs, reels, hornpipes & polkas, The Foggy Dudes are sure to have everyone on their feet!...
5 stars - Rakish Paddy are Highly Recommended12 Reviews Number of members: 4London
A lively ceilidh band featuring brilliant musicians and an inspiring caller. Performing traditional Irish, Scottish & Country music, Rakish Paddy will bring a marvellous atmosphere to any party or gathering!...
5 stars - The Shanty Buoys are Highly Recommended1 Reviews Number of members: 5Suffolk
The Shanty Buoys are a wandering acoustic group home-brewed in rural Suffolk with an unmistakably bold and original sound covering folk, sea shanties and acoustic folk covers of contemporary songs and '90s classics. ...
5 stars - Ceol Mhor are Highly Recommended11 Reviews Number of members: 4Derbyshire
Ceol Mhor are a great Irish folk, ballads, jigs & reels band - if you like the Pogues, Dubliners & Wolfetones then you will love these guys! Suitable for literally ANY event; this band play clubs & pubs, festivals, weddings & more!...
5 stars - The Celtic Folkers are Highly Recommended4 Reviews Number of members: 2Cornwall
A Celtic music band from Cornwall, who play a powerful mix of Cornish, Irish and Scottish folk music. With a scintillating blend of high energy folk songs, rousing sea shanties and buoyant instrumental arrangements, The Celtic Folkers can be sure to get any crowd going....
5 stars - Celtica are Highly Recommended23 Reviews Number of members: 3West Midlands
An exciting, fun & flexible trio performing Irish, Celtic, Pop (modern and vintage), rock, a bit of traditional, and a bit of Ceilidh. Filled with party favourites including The Pogues, The Proclaimers, The Dubliners, Dexy's & lots more...
5 stars - Hazelwood are Highly Recommended3 Reviews Number of members: 4Hampshire
Southampton based barn dance band Hazelwood are the band for your event. Hazelwood play a mixture of English, Irish, Scottish and American styles of music suitable for club/works socials, wedding receptions, fund raisers. 3 Piece band plus caller....
5 stars - David Pianist and Irish Whistle Player are Highly Recommended9 Reviews Number of members: 1West Midlands
David is a talented and versatile multi-genre Pianist and Irish tin whistle player from Birmingham, with over 20 years experience. Having performed at a variety of functions and weddings, with clients such as Cafe Rouge and John Lewis, David will tailor his performance to suit your event....
5 stars - Connery are Highly Recommended41 Reviews Number of members: 4Cheshire
Professional male lead 4-piece Irish band playing a lively range of traditional & contemporary Irish, Scottish or English songs & tunes plus Celtic & Country Rock. Full PA supplied. Full Ceilidh with caller if required. Great for parties & celebrations!...
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The New Country Band
5 stars - The New Country Band are Highly Recommended
“The New Country Band were perfect for our large party of friends and family, ranging across several generations. Dawn and the boys know exactly how to get everyone up on the floor ...”
Brian H booked The New Country Band for their event
The New Country Band
5 stars - The New Country Band are Highly Recommended
“We booked The New Country Band to perform at our village wedding on 27th September. Both the groom and I were quite taken with the idea of a country style band and after working wi...”
Fenella A booked The New Country Band for their Wedding in Berkshire
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