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The Best Folk Acoustic Wedding Bands 2024

Last Updated: 18th December 2023


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Whether you’re planning a festival-themed wedding, a rustic-style wedding or you just love Mumford and Sons style folk music, folk acoustic wedding bands are the hottest live wedding band hire trend right now!

The rustic, festival-style look is perfect for a barn wedding or even a summer ball. With the addition of authentic folk instruments like the double bass, banjo and cajon, acoustic bands create an atmosphere like no other, taking feel-good songs to a new level. It’s easy to see why festival-folk acoustic wedding bands are such a hit with brides and grooms.

Summon blissed-out summer vibes at your afternoon drinks reception with upbeat contemporary folk tunes blended with folkified versions of all your favourite mellow pop, rock and soul.

Many of the folk-style wedding bands featured allow you to complete your festival wedding line-up in a single booking: casting their acoustic instruments aside, they perform a fully amplified evening wedding reception set crammed with floor-filling pop, rock and indie anthems.

We’ve listed the best folk and acoustic bands below, so if you’re looking to book the best Mumford and Sons style wedding band, be sure to pay close attention!


The Footmen

Look forward to barn-shaking, folk-inspired vibes from this terrific trio!

With a polished and professional show of feel-good anthems, The Footmen are a talent to make jaws drop. You can expect to hear acoustic-style versions of Queen, Olly Murs, Fall Out Boy and The Beatles – and that’s only the tip of the iceberg.

The Footmen also have your daytime entertainment sorted with their trio/duo/solo acoustic sets available to add on; stir up the excitement for their evening performance whilst adding a chilled atmosphere of charming music throughout your drinks reception.

THE FOOTSTOMPIN’ FOOTMEN ARE READY FOR YOUR ENQUIRY!


Shelby Street

Unique entertainment that’ll have your guests talking for years to come – it’s the sensational Shelby Street.

You’ll be blown away by the charming sounds of this roaming 4-piece festival folk band. Their incredible harmonies and impeccable musical skill is undeniable. Combining RnB classics, soul anthems and pop chart-toppers, their set list is bound to get everyone singing and celebrating on your big day.

Led by two charismatic vocalists both with acoustic guitar, plus percussion and sax, Shelby Street are a wonderful addition to your spectacular day.

HEAD TO THE SHELBY STREET PROFILE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON BOOKING THEM FOR YOUR BIG DAY!


The Willowbrooks

The Willowbrooks’ lead singer has a voice that is sure to impress. With a vocal range of over four octaves he effortlessly performs all manner of songs that can’t be attempted by many other bands and is sure to create the wow-factor for your guests!

Al vastly experienced, The Willowbrooks know how to keep everyone on their toes and provide top-quality entertainment from the second they take to the stage. They also provide a selection of gorgeous acoustic daytime options for a laid-back feel to your celebrations.

IMPRESS YOUR GUESTS WITH THIS STUNNING TRIO!


Foxland

You’ll be blown away by the dynamic and folk-tastic band that is Foxland!

Delivering a varied repertoire of top pop hits and timeless classics with a care-free folky vibe, Foxland will inject the feel-good factor into your celebrations.

Afternoon sets are available and their evening saxophonist set will bring your night to life as all your friends and family fill the dance floor for “one last song”!

YOU’LL BE SUPERGLUED TO THE DANCE FLOOR WITH FOXLAND ON STAGE! BOOK THIS INDIE FOLK WEDDING BAND TODAY!


The Penny Kings

With double bass and the option to add a stunning saxophone, The Penny Kings know how to inject folky fun into your wedding reception! Their warm 3-part harmonies and charming stage presence mean they’ll fit perfectly into your rustic-themed day. Everyone will be fighting their way to the dance floor as soon as this Mumford and Sons-style wedding band hit the stage!

If you’re looking for a laid-back accompaniment to your drinks reception, The Penny Kings offer a lovely acoustic set to help bring this part of your day to life.

THIS SUPER-POPULAR TROUPE OF MUSICIANS WON’T HANG AROUND FOR LONG! ENQUIRE NOW!


Midsummer Knights

What do you get when you combine an exceptional male lead vocalist with phenomenal instrumentals from two guitars (acoustic and electric), bass and drums? Midsummer Knights of course! This talented 4-piece offer a dynamic mix of rustic vibes and pop and rock floor-fillers to amp your party up to 11. You can also add a charming daytime acoustic set as a perfect backdrop to your afternoon drinks reception.

Their high-energy performances and infectious beats will make your dance floor magnetic from start to finish, so remember to add ‘bring your dancing shoes’ on your invitations!

BRING THE SUNSHINE TO YOUR BIG DAY WITH MIDSUMMER KNIGHTS – BOOK TODAY BEFORE THEY’RE GONE!


The Brightsons

Guests will be racing to the dance floor with these charming musicians on centre stage.

Their carefully-curated repertoire of fun, modern-folk hits plus classics from throughout the decades will leave you fully satisfied that you made the right choice when booking your wedding band. You won’t want to leave the dance floor!

The Brightsons offer a range of add ons too. That’s right – there’s even more! Choose from an afternoon acoustic set or an acoustic solo guitarist for a sunshiney drinks reception. Lovely!

THE BRIGHTSONS ARE IN-DEMAND FOLK WEDDING BAND. BOOK TODAY TO SECURE THEM FOR YOUR RECEPTION!


County Kings

Mumford & Sons style wedding band County Kings liven up the room every time they hit the stage! With an eclectic repertoire of hits, all slotting into their whimsical folk style, they get everyone up onto the dance floor.

These troubadours are experienced and professional musicians with the best musical training. They have performed at events all over the UK and are always sought after for festival style weddings.

County Kings boast a line-up of a stunning male vocalist who plays both electric guitar and mouth organ, and bass, saxophone and drums. Thanks to their incredible combo of northern charisma, folky acoustic songs and high-energy rock and pop tunes, County Kings are one of the hottest folk function bands available for you to hire!

BOOK COUNTY KINGS WHILE YOU CAN!


Hatchland

This acoustic trio really pack a punch with their three-part harmonies!

Your guests will adore Hatchland’s vast and eclectic repertoire and will deliver upbeat and joyful renditions of everything from Lynard Skynard, to Lil Nas X and Lionel Ritchie to Kings of Leon, ensuring that guests of all ages will be on that dance floor.

Hatchland also offer either a roaming afternoon set or an acoustic soloist for the perfetc accompaniment to a glass of bubbly in the sun.

THIS IMPECCABLE FOLK WEDDING BAND ARE WAITING FOR YOUR ENQUIRY!


Railroad Kin

Get ready to be charmed by this lively 6-piece acoustic wedding band! With upbeat performances and incredible on-stage chemistry, Railroad Kin are guaranteed to inject a whole lot of fun and energy into your evening.

The band have a diverse repertoire to suit every taste, and will tailor their performance to suit any mood – they can accommodate a chilled out afternoon set as well as filling the dance floor at night!

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THIS INCREDIBLE FESTIVAL FOLK WEDDING BAND BELOW!


Grayson

This high-energy acoustic folk wedding band spice things up with the addition of a smooth saxophone and are experts at curating feel-good setlists suitable for guests of all ages.

This outstanding foursome are also available as a roaming band during the afternoon, so cheeky chappies are the perfect accompaniment to your whole speical day.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT GRAYSON AND GET A FREE QUOTE!


The Lightmen

One of the UK’s hottest contemporary folk wedding bands, The Lightmen conjure an exultant atmosphere that never fails to put a smile on the face of every guest. Combining exceptional acoustic guitar, double bass and drums with passionate 3-part harmonies, The Lightmen always get their audiences into the party spirit.

These sensationally talented young musicians specialise in energetic sets of live acoustic music that compel people to dance and sing along. Featuring modern folk superstars like Avicii, The Lumineers and Of Monsters and Men, as well as rustic spins on rock and pop old and new from artists as varied as The Beatles, Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars, The Lightmen have something for everyone!

CHARISMATIC, CAPTIVATING, CHARMING: BOOK THE ULTIMATE WEDDING PERFORMANCE FROM THE LIGHTMEN!


The White Shirts

Looking for a roaming band to surprise and excite your guests during your drinks reception? Look no further than The White Shirts, a 4 piece wandering band with a fun and energetic setlist of everything from The Beatles to Disney!

The White Shirts are a stunning festival folk wedding band who play with 2 guitars, percussion and double bass. With all four of the boys singing lead vocals, they deliver wonderful 4-part harmonies – one of the reasons they are so popular! They also have a fantastic sense of humour and even play kazoos during their set to bring smiles to your guests’ faces.

BOOK THIS FUN-LOVING BAND FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE DAY!


The Falkners

The Falkners bring together acoustic sensibilities and ebullient male lead vocals. You and your guests will be able to witness these astonishing performers at close quarters as they perform a fusion of elevating modern chart tunes, folk-inspired fun and indie-rock anthems.

The Falkners’ fully acoustic show makes them ideal for venues with sound limiters and for outdoor weddings. Just imagine dancing around tipis in the firelight as The Falkners belt out another epic song!

LEARN MORE ABOUT BOOKING THE FALKNERS!


Wandering Wings

A troupe of extremely talented musicians, with a captivating pastoral charm!

Wandering Wings are a fantastic 4 to 5-piece band, with a repertoire full of hits from all eras, from the 50s and 60s right up to the biggest songs in the current charts. Spectacular acoustic arrangements of amazing tunes, authentic instruments and stylish rustic-chic costume, combine to create one of the hottest festival-folk bands in the UK.

Wandering Wings offer an acoustic guitar/vocalist duo set that’s perfect for setting a relaxed mood at your drinks reception or enhancing the romance of your wedding ceremony. The band also play a fully acoustic roaming set, where they can perform, free from the restrictions of electric cables, and play their way through the audience.

HIRE WANDERING WINGS FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE WEDDING MUSIC EXPERIENCE!


The Wildermen

The Wildermen are an impeccably accomplished band of acoustic musicians with tons of experience in performing at weddings and other private events.

They provide stunning male vocals allowing them to tackle a wide range of songs. The trio’s repertoire is brimming with classic songs from the 50s to the present day, meaning there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Whichever stage of your wedding you hire The Wildermen to entertain at, you’re guaranteed a spellbinding performance from one of the best acoustic wedding bands in the UK.

Members of the band have supported the likes of Shaggy, Sean Paul, Razorlight, Bastille, Noisettes, N-Dubz and Seth Lakeman. As well as performing with illustrious artists, they’ve headlined numerous festivals and appeared on BBC and Sky TV.

CHECK OUT THE WILDERMEN’S PROFILE AND BOOK THEM FOR YOUR BIG DAY!


Mountford

These smile-inducing musicians have been around the world impressing guests left, right and centre. They’ve shared the stage with many big names as well as appearing on BBC TV and radio shows.

Mountford are a truly stunning 3-piece who’ll undoubtedly put on a show you won’t forget. Their repertoire of rock, pop, folk, rock n roll and indie is expertly delivered in an acoustic-style performance. You can’t deny these are the right guys to set that incredible party vibe and keep it going all night.

THESE GUYS LIGHT UP YOUR OCCASION – MOUNTFORD ARE THE PERFECT FOLK WEDDING BAND FOR YOUR BIG DAY!


The Marksmen

The Marksmen are an enchanting 4-piece band with harmonising vocals and musicianship that just keeps on giving. Featuring raspy lead vocals, two guitars, bass and drums, they can get any party moving and toes-tapping.

You’ll be sure to hear cheery favourites from The Lumineers, Mumford and Sons, Van Morrison plus rock n roll from Chuck Berry and oldies but goodies from Billy Ocean and The Specials. The Marksmen’s infectious energy lights up dance floors up and down the country!

THE MARKSMEN HIT THE MARK EVERY TIME! CHECK OUT THEIR PROFILE FOR MORE!


The Guidefires

Putting their country-folk stamp on everything from Blink 182 to The Beatles and Prince to Billie Eilish, The Guidefires are the kings of the Mumford and Sons-style party tune. This impeccable band not only look and sound incredible, but they also offer a stunning range of acoustic daytime options including a gorgeous roaming band set. Your guests will certainly be on their feet once these talented boys hit the stage.

CHECK OUT THIS RUSTIC GROUP BEFORE IT’s TOO LATE!

Malthouse Boys

Festival band to the core: it’s the Malthouse Boys!

Malthouse Boys’ incredible style and musicality make for the perfect acoustic function band. Bringing together hearty vocals with acoustic guitar, upright bass and drums, Malthouse Boys create an amazing folky sound whilst covering some of pop, rock and indie music’s biggest hits. Who else can sing One Kiss by Dua Lipa in a folk-acoustic style?!

Malthouse Boys’ lead singer is a veteran musician who tells stories in his warm and passionate tones. Also a talented songwriter, he breathes character into every song, whether it’s The Lumineers, Oasis or even Dolly Parton! With additional options for acoustic afternoon sets, Malthouse Boys do it all!

ENQUIRE ABOUT MALTHOUSE BOYS TODAY!


Ashfield

Impress your guests with the upbeat, folky flair of Ashfield. This outstanding 3-piece combine their skill and passion for breathing new life into familiar favourites to create a show that’ll have your guests itching to dance! Their impressive energy and fun-loving sound will make guests of all ages gather on the floor to hear hits like ‘Ride Wit Me’ and ‘Moving To New York’.

Ashfield bring a feel-good and unique style to every performance, and they want to make sure every event is special. They’ll even learn a special request, so you can hear your favourite song on your big day. It’s hard to beat a performance from this gorgeous folk wedding band!

HIRE ASHFIELD FOR A ONE OF A KIND PERFORMANCE!


The Peaky Blinders

This upbeat 4-piece acoustic wedding band are the perfect addition to your big day! The Peaky Blinders are a contemporary band with a unique sound. They perform a diverse range of songs by well known artists, all in their signature energetic, grin-inducing style.

With gorgeous vocal harmonies and joyful guitar playing, The Peaky Blinders will fill you with warmth even if your wedding is in the depths of winter. Their set can also be amplified for larger venues. The Peaky Blinders are natural performers who love putting smiles on the faces of their audience.

FOR A FUN-FILLED NIGHT, WITH A FULL DANCE FLOOR TO MATCH, HIRE THE PEAKY BLINDERS!


Skyknights

Skyknights are a fun and energetic folk wedding band whose charismatic stage-presence is sure to enliven your wedding reception!

This 5-piece band specialise in performing uplifting songs and will instantly become the stunning showcase of your wedding reception. With hits from Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Take That and many more, Skyknights repertoire is an eclectic mix of exciting hits, ranging from the 50s to the modern day.

With 2 incredible lead vocalists, they whip up the dance floor, interacting with guests and creating an unforgettable atmosphere.

HIRE SKYKNIGHTS FOR AN AWE-INSPIRING SHOW!


Kentish Gents

Kentish Gents blend the best elements of folksy wedding bands and stylish pop and rock function bands to ensure your wedding reception is an unforgettable celebration overflowing with singing and dancing.

With a talented line-up of stellar lead vocals, slick guitar, suave saxophone, smooth bass and searing drums, Kentish Gents will fill your floor with feel-good vibes. Enticing your guests with timeless hits ranging from Bon Jovi to Bruno Mars, these gents will prove they’re one of the coolest wedding bands in the biz from the second they take the stage!

GET YOUR GUESTS FILLING THE FLOOR WITH KENTISH GENTS!


Interstate 24

Ready to fill your dance floor, Interstate 24 are a versatile four-piece band ideal for rustic-themed events. They offer a roaming folk-pop set for the daytime as well as an energetic, amplified rock and pop set for the evenings!

The band is all male and have a totally unique sound – a fusion of Mumford and Sons and Berlin rock n roll band The Baseballs. Interstate 24 have years of experience performing together and have mastered their sets, ready for a show-stopping performance. Their repertoire is full of hits in every genre, from rock and pop to Motown and funk. Just wait until the bassist starts singing – he’s memorable for all the right reasons!

IF YOU WANT A FULL DANCE FLOOR, A HIGH-ENERGY SET AND AN EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE, THEN INTERSTATE 24 ARE PERFECT FOR YOU!


Coastlines

A band with a fun and folky feel, Coastlines are a seriously talented trio who play a plethora of decade-spanning rock, indie and pop anthems. With over 20 years of professional experience between them, these chaps are pros at bringing the sunshine to the stage, and their stripped-back extra sets are ideal for entertaining your guests, from post-ceremony drinks to your big evening bash!

Coastlines’ uplifting stage presence and cheery vibes would be the perfect accompaniment to your big day, and their dedication to their craft means you can expect the show of a lifetime, every time.

CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF COASTLINES? VISIT THEIR PROFILE TO FIND OUT MORE!


Folk Fables

There’s truly something for everyone when you hire Folk Fables. From vintage rock n roll and soul classics to modern chart-toppers and, of course, family folk favourites, this epic 4-piece will have your guests congregating on the dance floor. Outstanding vocals and guitar, sax, bass and drums will provide your loved ones with enough fuel to party all night long!

Folk Fables’ line-up is bursting at the seams with talent and experience, including performances on stages across the globe, premieres, impressive accolades and West End shows, so you know your big day is in very safe hands.

KICK OFF YOUR CELEBRATIONS WITH FOLK FABLES!


The Broadsmen

The Broadsmen are a one-of-a-kind wedding band whose sensational talent, uplifting vibes and charismatic performances make them seem far more titanic than a trio! Everyone will be captivated by the folky twist they bring to their rock and pop repertoire that features artists ranging from Ben E. King to Taylor Swift.

Stunning lead male vocals are supported by dynamic backing vocals, guitar, bass and drums which can also be used as a roaming band to wow your guests during your wedding breakfast. They also offer acoustic solo or duo sets which would pair perfectly with your afternoon glass of bubbly!

GET A FREE QUOTE FOR THESE FOLK WONDERS NOW!


Hire Acoustic Folk Wedding Bands Today!

If one of the amazing acoustic wedding bands featured has caught your eye, then simply fill out the short enquiry form on the band’s profile and we’ll get back to you right away. We’re available to contact through live chat or email every day OR call us on 0800 53 000 35! If you have any questions at all then let us know, we are always happy to help!

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