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Hire a Celtic Band

If you're looking for a traditional twist on a modern event, Celtic bands are a great choice.

Traditional Celtic live music is bound to get your guests dancing and having a great time.

Headliner helps you source and book great soloists, bands and DJs for your wedding, party or corporate event. Find and hire a local Celtic band to perform at your event.

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    • BlackRock Ceilidh

      Band act for hire
      Evanton, United Kingdom
      Formed around a fire in our local pub sessions 12 years ago the band has grown to a very busy and successful group playing Weddings, festivals, celebrations , parties, corporate functions, galas and pub/ hotel venues. We performed over 80 bookings & were chosen to contribute to a Channel 5 ...
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      Fee from £640
    • Carbon Copy Wedding Band

      Band act for hire
      Glasgow, United Kingdom
      Carbon copy are a 4 piece covers band from central Scotland that offers a service that is second to none. The lad’s ONLY aim is for all clients that book them to have exactly what they want when they want it. If your event has to be a modern upbeat party or whether you need it to have the old ...
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      Fee from £1000 (1 more option)
    • Ceilidh With Us

      Band act for hire
      London, United Kingdom
      * Welcome to the Ceilidh With Us Experience * - A client-tailored service with a personal touch. We're bringing Ceilidh back and we're up for the craic! So with our caller (or without) come all ye lasses & rogues, strap in your brogues and step out with us - Ceilidh style. Bookings ...
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      Fee from £805 (7 more options)
    • The Stowes

      Trio act for hire
      Padstow, United Kingdom
      The Stowes are a Celtic Music trio from Cornwall, who play a powerful mix of Cornish, Irish and Scottish folk music. Armed with traditional acoustic instruments, they can deliver a driving, energetic performance whilst retaining the traditional sound and feel of folk music. With a scintillating ...
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      Fee from £450
    • WeatherTop Ceilidh Band

      Band act for hire
      London, United Kingdom
      We are an energetic Ceilidh dance band from North London. We play a range of Scottish, Irish and English reels, jigs and everything in between! We are passionate about the music we play and the dances we call and want to make your event memorable!
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      Fee from £765 (1 more option)
    • PerKelt

      Trio act for hire
      London, United Kingdom
      Celtic Medieval Speed Folk. This band plays fast, with the skills, energy and synergy unrivalled among other bands in the genre. Touring all over the Europe with a big success at festivals like CastleFest in Holland, or headlining the Medieval Festival of England in the past. Haunting vocals and ...
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      Fee from £600
    • Mullarkey

      Band act for hire
      London, United Kingdom
      Mullarkey are a London based Irish band who perform and play a lively mixture of traditional Irish music and songs, blending old and new styles together in a wonderful fusion of jigs, reels and songs. Mullarkey are a vibrant group of very talented musicians who are available to play for any ...
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      Fee from £399 (1 more option)

    HEADLINER'S CELTIC BANDS

    One thing you can count on is the movement of time, days, months, and years. You can also count on the occurrence of special occasions, events, parties, celebrations, and ceremonies along the way.

    Just think, there are milestones to celebrate such as a 21st birthday, a 50th wedding anniversary, the day one actually gets married, and/or the day one graduates university. Aside from milestones, there are holiday parties, feel-good backyard gatherings, professional engagements and corporate events (i.e. festivals, fundraisers, fairs), fancy galas, family reunions, intimate dinners, and more.

    All of these instances have one thing in common – inviting and booking live entertainment and performers enhance them all. Hiring local Celtic bands not only boosts attendance or increase donations at fundraisers, they also keep guests entertained.

    We've all attended uninspiring, boring events, at least once or twice in our lives. And, we've all likely said to ourselves, "It was a cool event, but the only thing missing was some type of entertainment."

    While having fun is the easy part, trying to hire a Celtic band has been a stressful and difficult process for some time. From having the time to research acts and sending emails to negotiating terms and prices, securing live entertainment was once an overwhelming task.

    That was until Headliner.io was launched.

    With a vision to make booking live entertainment simpler and more accessible, Headliner was launched in June 2015. Essentially, Headliner is an online marketplace that connects world-class artists with event professionals and bookers looking to hire a Celtic band.

    Being seasoned music industry professionals and understanding the plight of musicians, along with having experienced the challenging consumer side of trying to book wedding Celtic bands for their special day, the founders incorporated two major components to benefit both sides:

    1. An in-house team that conducts a stringent and continuous vetting and review process to ensure quality musicians and performers.
    2. Permitting musicians to manage their own bookings, from start to finish, allowing them to earn a sustainable living doing what they do best, as well as control their own careers.

    Gone are the days of sifting through pages of search results, missed phone calls, delayed emails, and bad contracts. Simply put, Headliner has eased the task of hiring Celtic bands for parties, special events, ceremonies, or other occasions requiring live entertainment.

    Headliner's streamlined process for finding a Celtic band for hire, to them actually showing up to your event, starts with a simple artist search.

    Bookers can either search the 'Artists of the week', which is presented on the search page or use the 'Refine Your Search' feature to find and narrow down an exact match by using the following search criteria: event location, event date, price range, act name, performance type, genres, and event types.

    For those who take to Google to search "how to hire a Celtic band near me" or "Celtic bands near me", need to search no further. Searching on Headliner, anyone can zero-in on specific locations to find the acts they are looking for.

    Throughout the searching process, bookers have the ability to click on any musician profile to acquire more information. From bios, videos of them in action, and their preferred event types to learning their specializations, listening to their music, and viewing their availability calendar. It's never been easier to hire a Celtic band.

    Bookers can also use the ‘Wish List' feature to curate a collection of their favorite Headliner acts. Whether used to organize choices to make a final decision or to simply revisit profiles, creating a list of potential acts will definitely come in handy.

    All carefully vetted, musicians can be messaged directly through the platform, with details of your event. A free no-obligation quote can be requested as well (no booking fees); responses are typically received within 48 hours.

    Once a decision has been made to book a Celtic band, the act can be confirmed by paying the requested deposit through a safe and secure booking system. As an added bonus, all payments are held in an escrow account, only to be released to the musician 48 hours after the event. This is to ensure 100% satisfaction.

    In addition, Headliner invites all frequent bookers to sign up for the Reward Scheme program. Refer friends, family, or colleagues to Headliner and receive cash back and/or vouchers when they make their first booking.

    Lastly, Headliner offers an exclusive concierge service, "H", which is a premium specialist service connecting agencies, brands, and event planners directly to global talent.

    With a mixture of backgrounds in events, music journalism and performance, design, marketing, web development, and tech, the Headliner team prides itself on being the go-to online platform to find and hire the best in live entertainment – that's simple, affordable, and reliable, no matter the type of event.

    All in all, Headliner.io is the answer for all of your live entertainment booking needs.

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