Specialist organisers of barn dance bands, ceilidh bands and folk/dance/concert groups throughout the UK

© 2018 Jigs 'n' Reels

Jigs 'n' Reels, 'Homeleigh', Claphill Lane, Rushwick, Worcester WR2 5TP

Call or Text brief enquiry to 0788 788 7917

Ceilidh Band, whole UK, Northants, Midlands, London (CE12)



Back in 1989,this ceilidh band originally formed as the perfect antidote to some of the stiff-starchy Country-dance bands of the time.They set out to be a a band playing traditional English music that rocked (rather than just being another 'Folk-Rock' band).After some line-up changes,the band finally hit the festival scene - within a very short time they were one of the most sought-after ceilidh bands on the UK festival circuit.

The band have since appeared at almost every festival in the UK,including Glastonbury, Sidmouth, Towersey, Chippenham, Cambridge, Fairport's Cropredy Convention etc

In a recent poll of BBC Folk Awards,the band were voted second in the Best Dance Band category.

Primarily an English Ceilidh band until three years ago - when enter Mark Hutchinson.Then their style combined song and traditional English music with so many different musical genres - Rap,Reggae,Blues,Country etc etc... whatever takes their fancy !

Though still working as a ceilidh band,the boys are also enjoying the freedom of concert-type gigs.The line-up includes -

Rob Kay - keyboard,recorder,vocals

Trevor Landen - bass guitar,vocals

Simon Care - melodeon,concertina

Gerald Claridge - electric guitar,vocals

Guy Fletcher - drums/percussion,fiddle,mandolin,vocals

Mark Hutchinson - electric & acoustic guitar,lead vocals

  • Will perform in:

  • West Midlands • Southern England • South West England • South East England • London • East Midlands • East Anglia • Central England
  • Musical Styles:

  • Ceilidh Bands • Barn Dance Bands


Call or Text brief enquiry to 0788 788 7917

Alternatively, you can write to Jigs 'n' Reels, 'Homeleigh', Claphill Lane, Rushwick, Worcester WR2 5TP