Irish folk and function band, Sussex

About The Village Band

Live music played by a group of the most talented and experienced musicians in Sussex. A mellow sound for pubs and all types of functions played in a lively, enchanting and powerful way, allowing for conversation, dancing or just having an enjoyable foot tapping evening suitable for all occasions and celebrations. A celebration of great Irish Music featuring Jigs and Reels, powerful ballads, rousing chorus songs, all the favourites, Wild Rover, Black Velvet Band, Leaving of Liverpool, Dirty Old Town and many others too numerous to mention.

If you want more than just Irish Music, fear not! We have an extensive playlist featuring, Country and Western classics, The Beatles, The Everly Brothers, favourites from the 60's, 70's, 80's and so on, something for everyone to sing, dance, clap and stomp along to!

We have many years experience of playing for Weddings, Parties, Anniversaries, Social Events (large and small), Barn Dances, we do have a caller if required, we also have a wealth of experience in playing in Pubs, Clubs and Folk Clubs. We have even played at a number of wakes! No matter what the occasion we are able to meet with you to discuss what you want and then you can relax and leave everything to us, all you do from then on is enjoy!

The Village band is a 6 piece band featuring, guitars, mandolin, banjo, accordian, penny whistle, flute, bass, bodrhan, bouzuki and fiddle. Add to this potent mix 6 vocalists and you have a wealth of variety and talent at your disposal!

We have a superb PA system suitable for any venue, even outside but could if required play accoustically, depending entirely on your requirements. There is a good selection of our repertoire featured on this site, or we can send you a CD to review if you like.

Band Members' Profiles

violin and vocals
bass guitar and bodhran
The band is not taking bookings