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  • How do I book Backbeat?
    If we are available upon your initial enquiry we will send you a quotation and some further details.
  • Who will the person be that I book with?
    John is the booking co-ordininator and manager of Backbeat. John is also a member of the band so you can rest assured he will be there on the day of your wedding also. It is very important to us to return emails and calls promptly.
  • Will the band I book be the band I get on the night?
    Backbeat pride ourselves on offering you the best entertainmenmt possible. This is only possible with a band that has been together for as number of years. You can rest assured with Backbeat the band that arrive to your wedding are the band that you book on the night of the showcase. we are also a proud member of The Wedding Band Association. Be aware of bands sending out multiple line ups to different weddings on the same night! That's right it happens. Always book a professional experienced band who play together regularly and be gauranteed a great night of dancing and fun.
  • Do you require a booking fee?
    Yes, Backbeat Require a booking fee of €200, No bookings can be confirmed unless booking fee is recieved. *booking fee is transferable to a new date should you need to re arrange your event date subject to band availability. If you have not viewed the band live within 2 months of paying booking fee it is deemed a confirmed booking and non refundable. Fee is non refundable within 6 months of event date if event is cancelled.
  • How long do you play for
    Backbeat play for 3 hours including a short interval while your afters food is served. Yes that's right 3 hours of unbridled dancing and fun!
  • Do you play anywhere in Ireland?
    Absolutely, Backbeat are happy to play anywhere in Ireland and are used to travelling the length and breadth of the country. Depending on distance a small travel fee may apply.
  • Will Backbeat learn our first dance?
    *We highly recommend we play the first dance as the original on mp3. This ensures no difference between your first dance and the song you have rehearsed to, It also ensures perfect quality for your video. **MIN 8 WEEKS NOTICE OF YOUR FIRST DANCE REQUIRED IF BAND PERFORMING SONG LIVE
  • When is the balance due to be paid?
    The balance of our fee for any package of your choice is due either before the band start or during the Interval.
  • Can Backbeat play our drinks reception and Dj for afters?
    Yes backbeat can supply a Contemporary Jazz trio for your Drinks/Ćanape Reception and a full flight proifessional DJ or afters music for when the band finish.
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