By Sarah McBrien
Your wedding reception rests on the entertainment, and it’s important to every couple to have something memorable and exciting to look forward to after the ceremony. With that in mind, we’ve put together some of our favourite entertainers in the wedding industry at the moment to fit almost any theme.
Blush Wedding Music – Founded in 2008, Blush offer the total package when it comes to wedding music. Their choir, piano lounge, band and DJ packages are second to none, offering a full day’s entertainment and huge variety to fit whatever theme or music style you want.
Gatsby Swing Band – With the ever-increasing popularity of 1920’s style weddings, it can be hard to find entertainment to match your theme. The Gatsby Swing Band are a unique act who offer their own brand of fun that is sure to have your guests talking long after your nuptials. They have been playing music together professionally for over three years and are a favourite for lovers of Michael Buble, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and the Rat Pack era.
The Heebie Jeebies – This five-piece all live band are fast becoming one of the most popular bands in the wedding industry. A self-proclaimed ‘party’ band, they play all styles of music from country to chart music. They are perfect for big weddings as they can adapt to all ages and genres, and even offer a DJ service if you’d prefer to change things up later in the night.
The Bugle Babes – This 1940’s inspired harmony trio are a real treat and something totally unique your guests will not have seen before. Singing the Billboard hits of the Golden Era in retro military uniforms or satin dresses, they embody all things vintage and timeless. Together since 2007, the glamourous trio offer a variety of packages so whether you’re looking for some pre-reception entertainment or a post-dinner set, the girls have something for you!
The Celtic Factor – If you’d like something more traditional for your wedding, The Celtic Factor are entertainment all-rounders. All of its members are award winning Irish musicians, playing everything from the bodhrán to the mandolin, and they are guaranteed to have your guests up and jiving the night away. For something truly special, you can also book Irish dancers who will perform stunning choreography to entertain and delight your guests.