Original Artists available to hire in County Armagh

Hire an original artist in County Armagh for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 62 of the most professional acts for you to choose from. All of the groups shown below can travel and are available in County Armagh.

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All the groups below are available to travel to County Armagh
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From£1200
Original artistManchester(189 mi)

Funk Soul, Motown and Big Dance Numbers. A Power Band to suit all needs.

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From£320
Original artistAmmanford(209 mi)

TangleJack are an acoustic duo from South Wales who perform a mix of original material and unique interpretations of cover songs.

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From£960
Original artistEdinburgh(174 mi)

The Firrenes are a melodic, song-based, five-piece band from Edinburgh, Scotland, performing original material.

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From£1400
Original artistSalford(187 mi)

Singer songwriter, performing Artist, and Producer, Julie E Gordon has taken her creative independence to a new level.

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From£1100
Original artistManchester(189 mi)

Professional and fun! ‘The Nat O’Brien Band’ is a professional live band covering a diverse range of popular music.

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From£890
Original artistSalford(188 mi)

Last Call is an elegant function band based in Manchester that provides high quality entertainment for weddings, cooperate events and more

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From£640
Original artistUnited Kingdom(146 mi)

Winners of the Radio 2 Young Folk Award, the trio have performed widely, at venues ranging from Glastonbury, to folk clubs and living rooms.

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From£640
Original artistManchester(189 mi)

The Black Sheikhs perform wonderful swing jazz arrangements of pop and rock classics.

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From£700
Original artistLiverpool(162 mi)

* Folk * Irish * Bluegress * Popular covers * Oldies performed as a Duo or upto to a Five Piece Band

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From£550
Original artistCardiff(245 mi)

KINGSON are an in-demand professional band, covering a range of styles with a funky edge and energy that's guaranteed to get you dancing!

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Original artistGlasgow(141 mi)

Al & Grace are Two Far Flung: UK-based multi-instrument jazz/folk duo. Instruments: voice (both); piano; flute; fiddle; guitar.

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From£640
Original artistBlackpool(151 mi)

The Blackaways are a very lively, energetic band playing a combination of Acoustic, Celtic, Irish, Rock covers and originals.

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From£900
Original artistLeeds(209 mi)

Intimate, soulful earth music delivered in an artfully unassuming style. Tiptoe’s music is soulful pop and jazz, foreground or background.

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From£2000
Original artistSheffield(222 mi)

Soulful, infectious grooves that’ll take your party by storm!

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From£320
Original artistLeeds(208 mi)

Leeds-based Acoustic Duo

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From£750
Original artistLiverpool(162 mi)

Zingaro plays an eclectic mix of neo-soul, latin and acid jazz grooves

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Original artistLeeds(209 mi)

Jacob's Party are a fun and chilled out collective that plays a range of funk, pop and rock covers. It's more than a gig, it's a party!

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From£480
Original artistMansfield(238 mi)

A popular folk group, we perform a mix of Popular folk, Irish classic and modern, and original songs

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Folk, Pop
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Frequently asked questions

Can any original artist play my favourite song?

Professional original artists will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that original artists may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the original artist's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do original artists take to set up?

Your original artist will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the original artist prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our original artists are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our original artists will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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