The Folks

Singers & Songwriters, Acoustic Acts, Folk, Country & Bluegrass

For an instant festival vibe, look no further than The Folks. A kooky duo with infectious energy, this acoustic act will have everyone tapping their feet in time to the stomp box as you soak up the feel-good atmosphere that follows in their wake.

From £472
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Overview

It’s hard not to smile when you hear the laidback melodies of folk music drifting towards you. From mellow acoustic beats to infectious folk classics, this duo put a modern spin on a timeless genre of music.

Having gigged across Europe, and appeared on TV and radio, you can be sure that The Folks will hit the right notes for your event. With a repertoire that includes over 100 songs, there’s something for every taste… even if you’re not a folk fan at heart!

Whether you’re planning afternoon entertainment for your wedding reception, or live music for a corporate event, they can tailor their set – and any special requests – to your occasion.

Repertoire
Ain’t no sunshine - Bill Withers All I want is you - Juno OST
Amie - Damien Rice Annie’s Song - John Denver
Astral Weeks - Van Morrison Better Together - Jack Johnson
Black Horse in a cherry tree - KT Tunstall Brown eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Cannonball - Damien Rice Come away with me - Norah Jones
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley Dancing in the moonlight - Thin Lizzy
Dancing in the moonlight - Toploader Delicate - Damien Rice
Dirty Old Town - The Pogues Dreams - Corrs
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Falling Slowly - Once OST Father and Son - Cat Stevens
Fog on the Tyne - Lindisfarne Folsom Prison Blues - Johnny Cash
Forget You - Cee Lo Green Galway Girl - Steve Earle
Have a nice day - Stereophonics High and Dry - Radiohead
Ho Hey - The Lumineers House full of empty rooms - Kathleen Edwards
I feel fine - The Beatles I walk the line - Johnny Cash
I won’t let you go - James Morrison Iris - Goo goo dolls
It doesn’t matter anymore - Buddy Holly I’m on Fire - Bruce Springsteen
Kiss Me - Sixpence None The Richer Leaving of Liverpool - The Dubliners
Lego House - Ed Sheeran Like a Star - Coleen Bailey Rae
Little Lion Man - Mumford and Sons Love fool - The Cardigans
Love you Til’ the end - P.S I Love You OST Macy Gray - I try
Mama told me not to come - Tom Jones Maybe Tomorrow - Stereophonics
Meet me on the corner - Lindisfarne Moon River
New Shoes - Paolo Nutini Oh Mary don’t you weep - Traditional
Oh la la - The Faces Old Dan Tucker - Bruce Springsteen
Over 30 original songsReal Love - Tom Odell
Ring of Fire - Johnny Cash Sarah - Thin Lizzy
Save Tonight - Eagle Eye Cherry Saving the Good Stuff for you - Richard Thompson
She moves in her own way - Kooks Small Bump - Ed Sheeran
Smooth - Santana So Long Marianne - Leonard Cohen
Somewhere over the Rainbow - Eva Cassidy South Australia - Traditional
Spanish Ladies -Traditional Stand by Me - Ben E King
Stars - Simply Red Sunny afternoon - The Kinks
Sweet Little Mystery - Wet Wet Wet The Auld Triangle - The Dubliners
The Bucket - Kings of Leon The Moon Song
The Scientist - Coldplay The Wild Rover - The Dubliners
Two Fingers - Jake Bugg Underneath the Stars - Kate Rusby
Volcano - Damien Rice Why Aye Man - Mark Knopfler
Wild Mountain Thyme - Traditional Wild World - Cat Stevens

Reviews
We couldn’t have wished for anything better for our wedding! — Felicity
A dreamy performance — Charlotte
What a wonderful duo, I wholeheartedly recommend them — Louisa
Specifications
Act Members2
Standard Set Times2 x 45 minute sets
Setup Time30 minutes
Space Required (Approx)3 x 3m
Instruments UsedAcoustic guitar, concertina, stomp box, vocals.
PA Supplied The Act will supply a PA suitable for up to 100 guests
iPod Option The Act will allow you to plug your own iPod in to their system to play your own playlists
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