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Ceilidh (Barn Dance, Folk Music) Band located around Torbay and South Devon. Playing throughout Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and the South West, their mix of traditional and folk music with a strong, driving rhythm is ideally suited to Ceilidh dancing and Barn Dances. Musicians include LYNN (fiddle),JOHN (accordion) and MEL (guitar) who have all been  playing in Ceilidh Bands in one form or another ...
From South Devon,this 5 piece band formed in early 2009.Their standards soon meant a flow of bookings followed - they are now settled in their new format and are well on their way to becoming a force to be reckoned with on the ceilidh and barn dance scene in the West Country,complete with their own regular caller and sound engineer. The musicians comprise Mandola and Mandolin - TonyOriginally f...
This band have been performing as a ceilidh band (or barn dance band) for a number of years in Worcestershire and Herefordshire,the West Midlands and even much further beyond as demand rises and the reputation grows.Based at the foot of the Malvern Hills,the band's origins go back to being part of the band/musicians for a thriving local Ladies' Appalachian Clog Dance team.Dave's driving fiddle tun...
Status Quo ?? Not quite ! But almost !!!! Billy Connolly ? Sort of............but the accent changes.......just a lot !!!! Scintillatin' fiddle music......YEP.....You bet ! Anyone seen the film 'The Wickerman' ?....(but Britt Ekland is no longer with the band....sad to say.) Let's get serious !! OK........then there's the dancin' !! That do-si-do stuff (basically,makin' an arse of yourself...an...
A 4 piece band based in the Midlands of impressive pedigree (see below) featuring a wealth of music  from all over the British Isles and beyond with their Eastern European and Klesmer music influences.Add to this their concert capabilities - ably fronted by their vocalist/guitarist,Alan,the band can provide a full night of music,dance and song ! VIOLIN Caroline won...
A versatile three-piece band (including caller).  They can provide an entertaining evening of tunes for ceilidhs or barn dances or songs and fun with anything from music hall to medieval banquets. The line-up includes fiddle, guitar and piano accordion.  The accordionist and guitarist double as vocalists singing songs between dances.  The fiddler doubles as caller thus keeping the ...
Traditional style 5 piece band based in Darwen, Lancashire who will travel to most parts of North West England..............comprising......... Mary – accordion, has played for several barn dance bands and Morris sides  Paul – banjo.  Trained on classical guitar, now plays melodeon and banjo.  Musician and dancer, for a local Morris side for many years. Rowanne – violi...
The band first formed in 2003 and after their first gig for a wedding reception in Norwich, bookings have continued to pour in for the band. This compact,experienced trio includes one of the musicians as its own 'in-house' caller and are happy to perform in most parts of Norfolk / Suffolk / Cambridge area Ruth plays melodeon, Liz is on banjo. Antonella calls the dances wh...
Based in Berkshire,this barn dance band started about 1981. Though playing mainly English traditional music,their repertoire now also includes music from Scotland, Ireland, France, Germany and some other countries. The instruments played include keyboard, fiddle, melodeon, bodhran, accordion, guitar, recorder, trumpet, tambourine and hurdy gurdy in a very lively and danceable style.The band ...
Combining the best in British folk music with roots, rock and reggae rhythms, this line-up has been one of the leading ceilidh bands in the area.  They developed as part of the new wave of folk dance bands that use predominantly English music with it’s robust rhythms to get people on the dance floor. They’re a 5 piece melodeon led band with keyboards, electric guitars, drums and bass – so.....not ...

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