The BL4
Folk Wedding Band, Edinburgh

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The BL4 are a banjo led folk and festival wedding band from Edinburgh, Scotland. They deliver classic and contemporary live music in an original, never before heard Mumford and Sons / bluegrass style with mashups galore. The band is a tweed clad quartet that consists of male vocals with three part harmony, acoustic guitar, double bass, banjo, and drums. They have been wowing crowds and cramming dance floors ever since their beginning in 2007 with their mix of hip hop, funk, swing, electronica, indie rock, dance and more.

Their show credentials include Wickerman Festival, Edinburgh Film, Kelburn Festival, Fynefest, Mhorfest, Sessions Festival Aberdeen, and hundreds of weddings, bars and parties.

Modern Wedding Music in a Folk Style

The band offer an eclectic mix of modern and classic music in a stripped back bluegrass / folk style. A cover band that offer a broad range of tunes that'll suit all of your wedding guests from Daft Punk, The Prodigy, Dizzee Rascal, House of Pain and more. Check out the songs tab for a full listing.

With their awesome acoustic line-up they can play plugged through their PA or fully acoustically so wherever you can imagine having a band they can play. Their sets are suited to getting people dancing at evening wedding receptions but they are also at home entertaining at corporate events, drinks receptions, or even at large scale festivals.

“YOU GUYS WERE AWESOME!!! Thanks so much for being a massive part of or wedding day! Everyone kept raving about how good you were!! Thanks again for sticking about and allowing us to use your PA system! Thanks again and will see you soon in The Pond or somewhere else in Leith! We hope you guys enjoyed it as much as we did!!! - Sara and Liana - Married, Edinburgh

Edinburgh Based

The band are based in Edinburgh, Scotland but willing to travel. We've booked them for weddings and events all over the North. Let us know your wedding or party location and we can organise a quote for you with travel costs included. They have played almost all of Scotland's best known bars and venues including The Jazz Bar, Brewhemia, Stramash (Edinburgh), The Beer Kitchen (Dundee), Hootananny's (Inverness), and The Old Bridge Inn (Aviemore).

If you're looking for a similar sort of band further south why not check out our Mumford and Sons style bands.

Here are some examples...

Classic Kanish - The band that coined the phrase Mumford and Sons style band. Based in Hampshire and very popular.

Northern Quarter - Fancy some sax with your folk? London's Northern Quarter are the band for you.

The Skip Jacks - One of our exclusive festival bands offering a 7-piece line-up with keys, female vocals and brass.


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