Are you planning a wedding and have a festival style theme in mind? Then you need a Folk-Rock band in the style of Mumford and Sons. Barn style weddings are all the rage and that rustic feel makes these folk wedding bands the number one choice.
Not only do you get a great sound but these bands really look the part and with instruments such as a double bass, acoustic guitars, banjo and drums or a Cajon.
These folk bands for weddings will play acoustically for a drinks reception or early evening set and then later in the evening will play fully amplified performing all those pop and indie classics getting everyone on the dancefloor for a great evening’s entertainment.
Here are some cool Mumford style bands to look out for below.
GB Folks are a Hampshire based Vintage Folk band comprising of five passionate musicians, fronted by female and male vocals that provide live music to the highest standard. Known for their versatility and professionalism, this band has become one of the UK's leading acoustic folk bands. 5 Piece Band: This line-up consists of Male/Female Lead Vocals, Drums, Bass, Keyboards, Electric Guitar and Percussion.
The Preacher Men
The Preacher Men have over 2 decades of playing experience at the highest level, playing on bills with the likes of Mumford and Sons to The Rolling Stones. This folk wedding band will play classic folk and country tunes, as well a modern pop with a folk twist, Preacher Men can tailor their set to your requirements; from solo ceremony performances to roaming busking sets to full electric 5 piece Band.
The Maida Vales
This great Folk-Rock band specialise in classic folk and playing the modern folk masters, with a passionate, vibrant set that's sure to get your crowd on the dance floor! If you want to book a folk band, you'd be hard pressed to find anyone better than these, and when it’s time to get those dancing feet on the floor they will rock you with all those indie anthems lead by their charismatic singer you will be blown away.
Mumford Rocks are a folk-rock indie band from London. These four mates come together to play some of their favourite music, and take it out on the road! The band will play the best Mumford-inspired music to a high level, Tim and the boys promise to give you a night to remember with dancing, fun and big sing-alongs! So if you are looking for a folk band for weddings then Mumford Rocks are perfect.
These are just four great options for a Mumford style folk band for a wedding, with plenty of others on our folk page to take a look at don’t leave it too long to book one for your wedding.