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The Vanguards - All I Ever Loved Was You
The Vanguards - Every Time You're Near
The Vanguards - Once in a Blue Moon
About The Vanguards
The Vanguards are a traditional 5-piece bluegrass band based in London.
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Public liability insurance of £10 million
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
We own a PA system
Folk, Bluegrass, Country
Bill Monroe - My Sweet Blue Eyed Darlin'
Bill Monroe - Pike County Breakdown
Bill Monroe - Will You Be Loving Another Man
Bill Monroe - Rawhide
Bill Monroe - Jerusalem Ridge
Bill Monroe - Come Hither to go Yonder
Bill Monroe - Southern Flavor
The Stanley Brothers - Love Me Darlin' Just Tonight
The Stanley Brothers - Clinch Mountain Backstep
The Stanley Brothers - Highway of Regret
The Stanley Brothers - Nobody's Love Is Like Mine
The Stanley Brothers - Ridin' That Midnight Train
The Stanley Brothers - Hard Times
Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys - Katy Daly
Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys - All I Ever Loved Was you
Flatt & Scruggs - Foggy Mountain Breakdown
Flatt & Scruggs - Farewell Blues
Flatt & Scruggs - Your Love Is Like a Flower
Don Reno - Remington Ride
The Dillards - Old Home Place
Frank Wakefield - New Camptown Races
Traditional - Ragtime Annie
Traditional - Mountain Dew
Traditional - A Beautiful Life
River Take Me Away
Crocus Valley Breakdown
Don't Think I Want You Back
Every Time You're Near
Once in a Blue Moon
Do you have different line-up options?
Our line-up consists of banjo, fiddle, guitar, mandolin and double-bass, with musicians also handling vocals. We also have a 3-piece option of fiddle, banjo/mandolin and guitar that can work for smaller events.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
We try to be flexible, please let us know of any changes and we will do our best to accommodate them.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
If we're running sound, we can play music from a provided music device, such as an iPod.
How much time do you need to set up?
We require about an hour to unload, setup and sound-check. This can go more quickly if we're provided with venue details beforehand.
Can you roam around while you perform?
No, we cannot roam while we play.
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
We are happy to incorporate any songs that are listed in our repertoire into our set.
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?
PA is included in our quote, we do not provide lighting.
Can you learn song requests before the event?
We will consider bluegrass and country songs, but otherwise don't do requests.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Up to 1 hour||£800|
|Up to 2 hours||£1150|
|Up to 3 hours||£1500|
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