Performing an exciting mix of traditional and modern music, Party Celtica is a thrilling musical act that dares to be different. Portraying an enviable understanding of Celtic music, the act is a must for fans of traditional Irish folk music. At the same time, their unique twist on many modern pop songs ensures they have a broad appeal, helping them to delight audiences of all shapes and sizes. Those who take a look at the band’s eclectic setlist will instantly see why Party Celtica go down a storm at events across the United Kingdom.
Performing a set that is sure to please folk music enthusiasts, Party Celtica bring home many of our best-loved Irish songs, including The Pogues’ Dirty Old Town, Robert Burns’ Auld Lang Syne, The Dubliners’ Whiskey in the Jar, the Young Dubliners’ The Leaving of Liverpool, Eva Cassidy’s Danny Boy and The Corries’ Flower of Scotland. Aside from their mastery of foot-tapping, hand-clapping Celtic tunes, Party Celtica have also been known to perform the likes of U2’s In The Name of Love, Van Morrison’s Brown Eyed Girl, Dexy’s Midnight Runners’ Come On Eileen, the Bay City Rollers’ Shang-A-Lang, Rednex’ Cotton Eye Joe and the Dire Straits’ Walk of Life.
A Party Celtica performance is characterised by an unbridled energy that is sure to get audiences up on their feet. Delivering a full and rich sound that includes the acoustic guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, penny whistle, mandolin and accordion, each of the band members is a master of their chosen instrument. Furthermore, the band members each have an extensive musical pedigree to their name. Two of the band members have regularly appeared alongside the popular group Rang-A-Tang.
Furthermore, vocal and keyboard duties are taken up by the wonderful Marie Kelly, who has enjoyed considerable success as a solo artist. Together, the group deliver a sound that is impressive in its magnitude and authenticity. Undoubtedly one of the most popular bands for hire today, Party Celtica continue to impress their audience wherever they go. The band is ideal for those looking to organise an exciting Irish-themed event, as well as being a perfect booking for those in need of a high-energy party band. Whatever your preference, you can rest assured that Party Celtica will deliver awe-inspiring live music that will leave your guests in raptures.