Bands for New Year & Christmas: Lancashire - for your Event
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The SH Band are a family band who have a special enthusiasm for the traditional music and dance of Yorkshire and also enjoy a variety of tunes and dances from around the British Isles and abroad. They are a three piece band and play Fiddle/melodeon, Guitar/mandolin and Tenor horn/whistles in a traditional acoustic style and perform using amplification for ceilidhs and barn dances or play, for dancing and/or listening music acoustically, for smaller parties and outdoor events, especially for wedd ... more
This lively band need to be listened to to be fully appreciated. With a line-up of guitar, fiddle bass and vocals they would be an asset for any occasion. For a New Year celebration in Lancashire to be remembered.. Together they spread their musical wings very wide, encompassing jigs and reels from the British Isles to the gypsy dances of Hungary and Romania and the rhythm and blues from across the Atlantic.
The GM Band play music for all sorts of events and in venues such as hotels, restaurants and church halls. A brilliant idea for your Christmas or New Year party in Lancashire. Their line up is fiddle/caller, guitar, and bass. Their caller is experienced in explaining the dances and then helping people through them. They usually start with very easy dances and then they get a bit more complex as the evening goes on. During any breaks, the band will play some tunes or sing a few songs.
A larger band is also available.
The MN Barn Dance/ Ceilidh Band perform for a variety of occasions including weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, PTA, club, church and village events.
All the band members have many years of experience in playing for dancing. These events are fun and not intended to be serious! (you can have a laugh at your own mistakes). They perform with the same enthusiasm for both experienced dancers and novices. If you have never done it before, don't worry, they will be there to make it work for you. The ... more
Based on an English Barn Dance Band, they can also include American, Scottish and Irish if desired. This band will make your Christmas party in Lancashire go with a swing.. A traditional style 5 piece band 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 – violin, young and talented, also plays alto sax.
Plays in several local youth bands.
Pete – guitar, new to folk, but high ... more
The O S Band specialises in playing for ceilidhs, barn dances and hoedowns. The band's danceable and foot-tapping sound is based on a varied range of instruments - melodeon, banjo, bouzouki, mandolin, acoustic guitar, electric guitar and bass. For a New Year celebration in Lancashire to be remembered..
The sole aim of an O S Band ceilidh is a good time for everybody. They can guarantee an enjoyable and fun-packed evening of jigs, reels, polkas, waltzes and hornpipes - a really good night for all generations!
They usually start the evening with eas ... more
This group are a 4 piece eclectic 1960’s inspired band formed in 2008 consisting of Alex, Colin, Lee and Kevin. The band’s collective musical influence and depth is steeped in the 1960’s and includes ex members of high profile 1960’s bands. A brilliant idea for your Christmas or New Year party in Lancashire. Following on from extensive rehearsals they are ready to entertain young & old alike with their personable blend of on-stage humour and classic 60’s songs.
Their extensive musical anthology ensures they can perform covers from the 1970’s and 1980’s to en ... more
The TC Band are a party band playing music from the last 5 decades with a few surprises along the way.
As well as a smashing covers act, they also provide a DJ, Magician and lights within their price. Just the band for your themed New Year or Christmas event in Lancashire .
Artists covered include:
Kings of Leon,The Jam,Oasis,The Killers, Amy Winehouse,Barry White,Stereophonics, Soul & Motown Classics & Many More.
The RT Band are an experienced ceilidh band who play venues throughout the North West of England. They play at folk festivals, parties, wedding receptions and other events. This band will make your Christmas party in Lancashire go with a swing..
As you are probably aware, the great advantage of folk dance for a party (or any other event) is that your guests need not know anything at all about folk dancing as the whole thing is explained by the caller and walked through once or twice beforehand.
The line up for this band consists of melodeon, fiddle, guitar, b ... more
This is a lively ceilidh band available for all occasions including weddings,birthday parties, social functions and corporate events. The RT Ceilidh band supply fun entertainment and dancing which can be customised to your requirements and function. The band play all the classic dances, Gay Gordon's, Strip the Willow, Barn Dance, Grand Chain, St. Bernard's Waltz, Waves of Tory and many more. If you have a favourite just let themknow.