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Wild Mountain Dew

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About Wild Mountain Dew

Wild Mountain Dew is a professional Irish band playing the best of Irish, Country, Celtic,Folk Rock.
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Wild Mountain Dew is a professional Irish band that performs regularly around London and the UK playing the best of Irish, country, Celtic, folk and pop music at weddings, corporate events, bars/clubs, private functions and festivals. As well as traditional Irish songs, Wild Mountain Dew also perform folk rock music – a genre that has seen a revival recently with the popularity of bands like Mumford & Sons. Our set list features tracks by The Pogues, Christy Moore, The Chieftains, The Saw Doctors, Horslips, The Dubliners, Rory Gallagher, The Bothy Band, Ri Ra, Thin Lizzy, Skid Row and many more! Wild Mountain Dew band is made up of the following musicians: EJ Cranny (Vocals and Guitars) – From the Wicklow Mountains, he has been a member of StreetTalk whom with the song “123” they charted a 1 top 20 hit in Holland, 3 top 10 hits in Ireland, toured Germany and Holland. He also played with many shows bands in Ireland and with the likes Declan Sinnott, Errol Walsh, Rory Gallagher, Thin Lizzy and Hot Chocolate. Fabrizio Zidarich (Bass Guitar) – From Italy, a bass player whose experience shines through a number of musical styles, from Jazz, R&B, World Music, Rock and Irish Music! In London he has blessed the stages of many famous venues as the Hammersmith Apollo, The National Theatre, The Forum, The Underworld and The South Bank Festival. Agata Kubiak (Fiddle) – From Poland, Agata has been performing and touring around the world since she was 14 with soul/pop, rock, trip hop, electronic, jazz and folk groups. Agata graduated from Polish Conservatory and London College of Music with First Class Honours and has taken part in many competitions and masterclasses. Sally Burke (Accordion) – She studied at the Accordion Academy in Cricklewood, North London, where she was classically trained. She has also played Irish music to a high standard winning many musical competitions in early childhood and then doing many gigs around the Irish Music pub & club scene. So if you're looking for one of the finest Irish bands London has to offer for your wedding or St Patrick's Day event, make an enquiry with Wild Mountain Dew band!

Wild Mountain Dew's Reviews

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M. L
8 years ago

Best night ever! My feet are killing me! "

J. G
8 years ago

Everyone was really impressed with the band and it helped us to have a fantastic time on the evening . Please thank all of them for me.

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Wild Mountain Dew's Song list

Irish , Irish Country/Pop
Auld Lang Syne-Trad Folk song
Baby please don’t go-Van Morrison
Bang on the ear-The Waterboys
Black velvet band-The Dubliners
Dirty old town-The Pogues
Don’t let me crossover-Jim Reeves
Fields of Athenry-Brush Shields
Four country roads-Big Tom
Galway girl-Steve Earle
Galway shawl-The Dubliners
From Clare To Here-Ralph McTell
Geisha girl-Daniel 'O Donnell
Gipsy woman-Don Williams
Going out the same way you came in-Big Tom
Hooley in the kitchen-The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem
I Useta Love Her-Saw Doctors
I'll Tell My Ma-The Dubliners
Mairi's wedding-Trad Folk song
My old Sligo Home-P.J. Murrihy
Nancy Spain-Christy Moore
Pretty Little girl from Omagh-Daniel O' Donnell
Ride On-Christy Moore
Sean South of Garryowen-Rebel song
Spancil Hill-Christy Moore
Star of the County Down-Van Morrison and the Chieftains
The Auld Triangle-Dominic Behan
The boys are back in town-Thin Lizzy
The Galway Bay-Dolores Keane
The homes of Donegal-Paul Brady
The Irish rover-The Dubliners
The Wild Colonial Boy-The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem
The wild rover-The Dubliners
Wagon Wheel-Nathan Carter
Whiskey in the jar-Thin Lizzy
Wild Mountain Thime-Francis McPeake
With or without you-U2
Country , Americana
A Little old wine drinking me-Dean Martin
Achy Breacky Heart-Billy Ray Cyrus
Act Naturally-Buck Owens
Ashes of love-Buck Owens
Bad moon rising-Creedence Clearwater Revival
Billy the kid-Bob Dylan
Blanket on the ground-Billie Joe Spears
Bright side of the road -Van Morrison
Brown eyed girl-Van Morrison
Close up the honky tonks-Dwight Yoakam
Country roads-John Denver
Dim lights,Thick Smoke-Dwight Yoakam
Excuse me-The Mavericks
Folsom prison blues-Johnny Cash
Further up on the road -Eric Clapton
Gipsy woman-Don Williams
Good hearted woman-Willie Nelson
Guitars and cadillacs-Dwight Yoakam
Hearth aches by the number-Charley Pride
Help me make it through the night-Kriss Kristofferson
Hey ,Good Looking-Hank Williams
Honky Tonk Angels-Dolly Parton
Honky tonk woman-Rolling Stones
I Beg your Pardon-Lynn Anderson
I walk the line-Johnny Cash
If not for you-Bob Dylan
It doesn't matter anymore-Buddy Holly
It won’t hurt-Dwight Yoakam
Knocking on Heavens Door-Bob Dylan
Lone Star State of Mind-Nancy Griffith
Lookin' Out My Back Door-Creedence Clearwater Revival
Louisiana man-Buck Owens
Lucille-Kenny Rogers
Me and Julio down by the schoolyard-Paul Simon
Oh lonesome me-Johnny Cash
Okye from Muskogee-Merle Haggard
Old flames-Alabama
On the Road again-Willie Nelson
Peaceful Easy Feeling -The Eagles
Proud Mary-Creedence Clearwater Revival
Ring on fire-Johnny Cash
Ruby-Kenny Rogers
Save the last dance for me-The Drifters
Sin city-Gram Parson and the Burrito Brothers
Six days on the road-Dave Dudley
Streets of Bakersfield-Buck Owens
Sweet home Alabama-Lynyrd Skynyrd
Swinging Doors-Merle Haggard
Tennessee Whiskey-Chris Stapleton
The first cut is the deepest-Cat Stevens
The fugitive-Merle Haggard
The Gambler-Kenny Rogers
The green grass of home-Tom Jones
The Midnight Special-Creedence Clearwater Revival
The night the bottle let me down-Gram Parson and the Burrito Brothers
The streets of Baltimore-Charley Pride
There stands the glass-Webb Pierce
Truck driving man-Buck Owens
Wagon Wheel-Darius Rucker
Y'all Come-Arlie Duff
You are still on my mind-The Byrds
Your cheating heart-Hank Williams
Rock , Pop , Blues , R&B
All right now- Free
All shook up-Elvis Presley
Baby please don’t go- Them
Bad moon rising-Creedence Clearwater Revival
Blue suede shoes-Elvis Presley
Born under a bad sign-Albert King
Born Under A Bad Sign-BB King
Bright side of the road -Van Morrison
Brown eyed girl-Van Morrison
Brown sugar-Rolling Stones
Dead flowers-Rolling Stones
Dixie chicken- Little Feat
Don't Look Back in Anger-Oasis
Dust my broom-Elmore James
Everybody needs somebody-The Blues Brothers
Further up on the road -Eric Clapton
Give me some loving-The Blues Brothers
Going Down-Freddy King
Hard too handle-Otis Redding
Hey Joe-Jimi Hendrix
Honky tonk woman-Rolling Stones
Hound dog-Elvis Presley
I shot the sheriff-Bob Marley
I still haven’t found-U2
If not for you-Bob Dylan
It doesn't matter anymore-Buddy Holly
Johnny be good-Chuck Berry
Knocking on Heavens Door-Bob Dylan
La Bamba- Ritchie Valens Los Lobos
LA Woman-The Doors
Learning To Fly-Tom Petty
Lookin' Out My Back Door-Creedence Clearwater Revival
Many rivers to cross- Jimmy Cliff
Me and Julio down by the schoolyard-Paul Simon
Midnight hour-Wilson Pickett
Mustang sally-The Commitments
Peaceful Easy Feeling -The Eagles
Proud Mary-Creedence Clearwater Revival
Red, red wine-UB 40
Reelin And A Rockin-Chuck Berry
Rock ‘n Roll-Led Zeppelin
Rosalie-Thin Lizzy
Ruby Tuesday-Rolling Stones
Save the last dance for me-The Drifters
Sharp Dressed Man-ZZ Top
Sloop John B-Beach Boys
Soul man-The Blues Brothers
Steamy windows-Tina Turner
Stir it up-Bob Marley
Stormy Monday -Allman Brothers
Summertime blues-Eddie Cochran
Suspicious minds-Elvis Presley
Sweet home Alabama-Lynyrd Skynyrd
Sweet home Chicago-The Blues Brothers
Sweet little sixteen-Chuck Berry
Talking about a revolution-Tracy Chapman
Teenage wedding-Chuck Berry
The boys are back in town-Thin Lizzy
The first cut is the deepest-Cat Stevens
The green grass of home-Tom Jones
The Midnight Special-Creedence Clearwater Revival
The Thrill is gone- BB King
Twist and Shout-The Beatles
Unchain My Heart-Joe Cocker
Valerie-Amy Winehouse
Voodo Chile-Jimi Hendrix
What If God Was One Of Us-Joan Osborne
When A Man Loves A woman-Percy Sledge
Whiskey in the jar-Thin Lizzy
Whole lotta shaking-Jerry Lee Lewis
Why I Sing The Blues-BB King
Wild Thing-The Troggs
With a girl like you-The Troggs
With or without you-U2
Word up-Cameo
You are always on my mind-Elvis Presley
You are still on my mind-The Byrds
You really got me-The Kinks

Wild Mountain Dew's Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£1400
Up to 2 hours£2000
Up to 3 hours£3000


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Customer questions

Will the singer be the same as who I see in the videos?

We strive to make sure the line-up you see is what you get on the night. We do have pre-audititioned 'dep' musicians available in case a band member falls ill or is unavailable. As a professional band our reputation means everything so you can be confident that all of our players are of a very high level.

Do you have different line-up options?

3 piece band (Vocals/Guitar, Bass Guitar , Drums/Vocals) 4 piece band (Vocals/Guitar, Keyboards or Fiddle or Violin, Bass Guitar, Drums/Vocals) 5 piece band (Vocals/Guitar, Fiddle or Violin, Keyboards , Bass Guitar, Drums/Vocals) 2 piece band Acoustic (Vocals/Guitar,Bass) 1 Professional DJ

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?

Absolutely. This is a really popular request and we actually offer this service for free. If you'd like a DJ service via our PA after the final set until the venue closes, we provide this for an additional £100/hour.

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 I pick the songs you play from the set list?

Our set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests dance and have an amazing time. However, we're definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?

Our PA and lighting system is included in your quote.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

If a song isn't included in our song list there may still be a chance we already know it. If there is a special song you'd like us to learn we are happy to do this for you. There is a fee of £200 for this service to take into account rehearsal times etc.
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