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Fiddlebox is a four-legged, musical tour-de-force. Vocalists Helen (the Fiddle) Adam and George (the Box) Whitfield play together with telepathic precision – they’ve been together for 10 years and play about 100 gigs a year in Wales and further afield. They do weddings and parties as well as 'art gigs'. 'called dancing' (twmpath/ceilidh/barn dance) and mobile music/walkabout. They normally charge £250. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org 07814 439566
“The fresh and lively sound made by this winsome twosome is a delight. They help any event go with a swing.” David Hardy Head of Marketing, National Botanic Garden of wales
|Caper Ceilidh Band
The Caper Ceilidh Band is a three piece fiddle and concertina driven ceilidh band specialising in traditional Celtic music for weddings, parties and functions across West Wales. This exciting line up includes some of the best of local talent. With a wealth of material from the Celtic traditions and a passion for performing traditional music for special occasions, the band can easily tailor the tempo & style of the music to suit the venue and the audience, from up-beat Jigs & Reels to slow Airs & Waltzes. Prices vary depending on your requirements, so please contact us for details. email@example.com or phone Miranda on
01437 532564 www.pembrokeshire-ceilidh-band.co.uk
|The Vagrants Crew
An eight piece maritime folk band, we are a band who enjoy our music and have fun with it & we think the audiences respond to that. Though mainly performing music and songs of the sea, The Vagrants Crew also provides folk and traditional musical entertainment for a variety of occasions.
We are available for Festivals, Regattas, Parties etc.
Contact Val Canton 01646 681723, website www.the-vagrants-crew.co.uk
or on facebook
|Fishguard Folk Singers
Bringing you songs of the sea, folk songs & tunes, seasonal songs. Fund raising to benefit to benefit the continuation of the
Fishguard Folk Festival in conjunction with other worthy causes.
If you want to organise a fundraiser, we will come and sing and play for you, all we ask for is a donation to the festival funds,
dependant on monies raised at the event.
Contact 07934 418186 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Voices, fiddles, melodeon, guitars, mandolins and whistle, performing songs and tunes from traditional to cutting edge, from classics to our own original material. Performances often include a six-foot bear, a three-foot man and a woman from Spain with a beard on her chin, amongst other attractions. Some of our reviews: "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. And Quarto are great." (Jane Austen). "Who?" (Seth Lakeman). Email email@example.com Facebook page here
The Rumblestrutters are a jug band based in South Wales, playing an irreverent hodgepodge of Memphis skiffle, blues and rags. The band have quickly established themselves as one of the best roots acts around, with regular slots at some of the UK's premier folk venues and appearances at top festivals across Britain, including Birmingham International Jazz Festival and Gloucester Blues Festival.
|Henry Marten's Ghost
A lively Band for Weddings, Birthday Parties, Festivals and Corporate Events. If you like Traditional Irish Music then you will love Henry Marten's Ghost. Our set list includes Irish Songs, Ballads, Reels, Jigs, Polkas and Waltzes. The line-up is flexible we can work as a duo (guitar/vocals, whistles/melodeons), for a trio add percussion, four piece add fiddle. Based in West Wales at end of the M4, we are prepared to travel far & wide. Contact us now for a competitive quote: Email: Blackhorse Productions Tel: 07917 007 849
|Elfen. Ffynnon. Stacey Blythe.
Elfen - Fiddle - vocal/harp/accordion, double bass, we play sweet soulful tunes and songs..singing in welsh and French..trad and original..
Ffynnon - Rich warm close harmonies, sung in French, Welsh and English ..
trad and original.
Stacey Blythe- Original songs with folk and jazz flavours - lovely lyric and melody..straight from the heart..
Brenig are based in Aberystwyth, West Wales. They perform original folk songs in traditional and contemporary style, telling stories of Welsh Folklore, history, traditions and the countryside. Blend their varied musical influences together, combine it with Daniels emotive and descriptive lyrics and you have the unique sound of Brenig.
Razor Bill is Helen, Matt, Pete, Sean and Graham, all living in Pembrokeshire, singing and playing traditional and more modern songs, tunes, jigs and reels. Between us we play fiddle, mandolin, concertina, guitar, bodhran. accordion, whistle, harmonica, bass... and more. A wide repertoire of well-known (and less so) Irish tunes and songs, with a dash of Poguetry, the occasional hint of American country, a few Scottish classics and some English favourites!
Contact: through the Contact page at www.razorbill.co
A force of nature, mixing traditional music with contemporary influences to produce a firestorm of fiddle music best experienced live. The set consists of traditional reels and jigs along with covers of classics by the Pogues, The Levellers, The Waterboys etc- overall best described as "lively". Moongazer have quickly established a reputation for energetic live performances, have supported Glastonbury legends Stackridge. Other high profile support slots followed including gigs with Terrafolk , The Strawbs, Simple Minds, Adrian Edmondson and the The Bad Shepherds as well as festival slots with The Storys, Amy Wadge and Cerys Matthews.
|The Fireside Family
Surprisingly, they really are a family! Amanda is Mum to co-lead singer Lorien and lead guitarist Sky, and together they form a unique and independent Folk/Rock Band with a passion for music. The folk roots run deep through this two-generation band, which is apparent in their style of writing and musical content, and with four previous generations of professional musicians (that can be traced so far) they couldn't really do anything else! Tel: 01597 850253 - 07504 351834 - 07941 165771
|Off The Cuff Ceilidh Band
Robin (Melodeons, Harmonica, Bodhran) Jules (Caller/Fiddle),
Paul (Guitar and Melodeon) and Holly (Fiddle).
Contact Jules on 01437 710071
Paul Hayes is a folk singer and songwriter living in Pembrokeshire. He has a knack for
re-inventing folksongs as well as producing original material with a folky feel. Magical tales, sad tales, curly tales, passionately sung, beautifully played...
and with a touch of quirk!
01437 532783 - 07740 541234
|The Stoned Cherries
The Stoned Cherries are a Folk/Rock band based in Bromyard, Herefordshire. We enjoy playing original and traditional songs and tunes that make people dance, smile and think. Expect some verve and passion, spritely whistle playing and a sprinkling of humour. Contact us and listen to samples here :
The Stoned Cherries or on 07817 220016
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Don't forget, its up to YOU to choose wisely. ALL BIOS ARE SUPPLIED BY THE BANDS/ARTISTS LISTED!
No blame can be attached to me or Pembrokeshire folk web site, for any cock-ups.
Don't shoot the messenger, I'm only passing on details.
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