Contemporary folk band
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About Head North
Contemporary folk band
Public liability insurance of £1 million
Head North is a high energy 7 piece band mixing traditional and progressive Celtic & Transatlantic tunes and songs in 3 part harmony
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Folk, Ceilidh, Folk rock, Irish rock, Traditional English folk, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk
Ae Fond Kiss
Belle o Belfast
Both Sides the Tweed
Cock 'o the North etc
Come by the Hills
De'il Amang the Tailors etc
Down in the Willow Gdn
Drunken Piper etc
Fairytale of NY
Green Fields of France
Helen Scott / Dark Island
Macrimmond Inverness/ High Rd / 79th's
Island of St Helena
Kid on the Mountain etc
Lark in the clear air
Leaving of Stoer
Leire's Welcome / Celanova
Meet me on the Corner
Milky Way etc
Mingulay Boat Song
My Boy Jack
New Rigged Ship etc
New York Girls
Secret Life of Roses
Song for Ireland
Sound of Sleat
Touch the Sky
Turkey in the Straw
Whiskey in the Jar
Wild Mountain Thyme
Do you have different line-up options?
Yes with 3 vocalists and many different instrumental combinations we can be versatile with the line up and numbers
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
We always try our best to be flexible to help ensure your event runs as smoothly as possible. If timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let us know
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Yes - but just an iPod playlist
How much time do you need to set up?
We usually set up about 1 to 1.5 hours before the performance time. As soon as our PA is set up we can provide a free playlist service to help set the atmosphere and get your guests ready for our live performance
Can you roam around while you perform?
We move around quite a lot, there are plans to go wireless to increase the roaming area but nothing in place as yet
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?
PA not lighting
Can you learn song requests before the event?
Yes - with a charge of up to £150 - depending on the song or set of tunes
What do your clients love most about your performances?
High energy sets of tunes interspersed with some spellbinding singing
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
Larger festivals include Larmer Tree, Carfest, Wilderness, Belladrum, Blissfields, Cornbury, and Big Feastival,
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
Main stage at Cornbury and Belladrum - albiet early in the day!
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Up to 1 hour||£700|
|Up to 2 hours||£900|
|Up to 3 hours||£1200|
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