Chicago, IL Folk Bands

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The Breakfast Club

54reviews

135 verified bookings

80s Band & Folk Band from Chicago, IL

The Breakfast Club is a high energy rock / dance '80s tribute band, whose every song is a hit that brings the house down with spontaneous, exuberant 'I know this song!' singalongs. Moonwalk down memory lane with T...

Starting at
$1,100 per event
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Cielito Lindo

45reviews

84 verified bookings

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Mariachi Band & Folk Band from Chicago, IL

? Group size options to fit your event space & budget ~ Full mariachi ensemble ~ Duo ~ Trio ~ Quartet ? Quality music & on-time performances Experience the vibrant sounds of mariachi Cielito Lindo, a talented family wit...

Starting at
$350 per hour
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The Martin Metzger Flamenco Ensemble

8reviews

21 verified bookings

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Flamenco Band & Folk Band from Evanston, IL (11 miles from Chicago, IL)

The Martin Metzger Flamenco Ensemble consists of some of the most experienced, talented and dedicated flamenco musicians in Chicago. All the of the members have studied the art in depth, traveling to Spain regularly, in...

Starting at
$350 per event
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Keith Stras & Polka Confetti

3reviews

9 verified bookings

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Polka Band & Folk Band from Chicago, IL

Looking for a lively and energetic band to make your event unforgettable? Look no further than Keith Stras & Polka Confetti, a Traditional 6 piece Oktoberfest "Chicago Style" Polka Band based in the vibrant city of Chica...

Starting at
$800 per event
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Small Batch

2reviews

6 verified bookings

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Irish Band & Folk Band from Frankfort, IL (27 miles from Chicago, IL)

Acoustic guitar, traditional bodhran, Irish fiddle, and lush harmonies: this is the heart-warming recipe used for many years by Small Batch to entertain festival crowds, pub-goers, private parties and hooleys of all sort...

Starting at
$750 per event
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Character Fleadh

5reviews

10 verified bookings

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Irish Band & Folk Band from Chicago, IL

Character Fleadh plays Irish, Scottish, and other Celtic traditional music - lively jigs and reels and polkas, jaunty hornpipes, stately strathspeys and marches, swooning waltzes, achingly beautiful airs, and songs that...

Starting at
$800 per event
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Mariachi Guerreros De Mexico

5reviews

24 verified bookings

Mariachi Band & Folk Band from Chicago, IL

Mariachi Guerreros de México®: ¡La expresión del auténtico patrimonio musical de México, vive a través de la voz de México® Guerreros de Mexico® adopta el romanticismo de la tierra, la gente y la belleza del corazón de...

Starting at
$600 per hour
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Bourbon Aristocracy

11reviews

18 verified bookings

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Bluegrass Band & Folk Band from Chicago, IL

The Bourbon Aristocracy performs Bluegrass - perfect for honky-tonks, barbecues, parties, weddings, and outdoor festivals. The band features fiddle, banjo, mandolin, dobro, guitar, upright bass, and vocals. The B...

Starting at
$1,000 per event
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The Donnybrooks

2reviews

3 verified bookings

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Irish Band & Folk Band from Chicago, IL

We are the Donnybrooks! As Chicago's premiere Irish Pub Rock band, we blend traditional with modern into a performance perfect for fun and frivolity! From festivals to weddings, from listening rooms to pubs we keep the...

Starting at
$500 per hour
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Downhillers

3reviews

5 verified bookings

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Acoustic Band & Folk Band from Naperville, IL (25 miles from Chicago, IL)

Downhill Pickers is a great choice for music that will be enjoyed by a wide range of guests at private parties, pubs, breweries, corporate/retail events, wedding cocktails, festivals and neighborhood gatherings. We are...

Starting at
$200 per hour
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Diamondback

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Country Band & Folk Band from Skokie, IL (11 miles from Chicago, IL)

Diamondback has been a popular staple of the Chicago Country Music scene for quite some time. We bring our female fronted, multi-instrumentalist, tight harmonied party to clubs, private gatherings and festivals througho...

Starting at
$1,000 per event
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Tango En Fuego

1review

7 verified bookings

Americana Band & Folk Band from Milwaukee, WI (81 miles from Chicago, IL)

In 2013, Tim's best friend, Brad Campbell, approached him to join in a duo project titled "Tango En Fuego." Together they play a range of genres: country, rock, pop, folk, Latin and reggae. They also play original tunes...

Starting at
$150 per event
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The 3D Four

2 verified bookings

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Rock Band & Folk Band from Milwaukee, WI (75 miles from Chicago, IL)

Get ready to rock with "The 3D Four," the ultimate powerhouse rock band from Milwaukee, WI. Comprising of four talented musicians who know how to bring the house down, this local sensation is taking the music scene by st...

Starting at
$400 per event
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The Evan and Tom Leahy Band

13reviews

33 verified bookings

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Irish Band & Folk Band from Milwaukee, WI (81 miles from Chicago, IL)

Looking to elevate your event with some captivating and raucous Irish and folk/rock tunes? Look no further than The Evan and Tom Leahy Band! With over 30 years of experience performing together in the Irish folk band, Le...

Starting at
$400 per event
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Tinker Boys Trio/Duo/Solo

22reviews

51 verified bookings

Acoustic Band & Folk Band from Milwaukee, WI (77 miles from Chicago, IL)

Tinker Boys are a blend of musicians from an assortment of backgrounds, strung together to form a band that explores the many sides of the acoustic genre. Using elements of vocals, guitar, fiddle, accordion, mandolin, a...

Starting at
$200 per event
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Derek Byrne and Paddygrass

18reviews

30 verified bookings

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Irish Band & Folk Band from Milwaukee, WI (81 miles from Chicago, IL)

Winner of Gigmasters Best Award for multiple years! Paddygrass plays authentic, Irish, Bluegrass, Gospel and Sea Shanties. If you like upbeat folk songs or toe tapping grooves around the campfire, we are the band for yo...

Starting at
$550 per event
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Northliners

Americana Band & Folk Band from Milwaukee, WI (81 miles from Chicago, IL)

Northliners are a Milwaukee-based Americana band dedicated to playing soulful, melodic songs that spring from the roots of American music. Their repertoire stretches from old country and blues to alt-country, new folk an...

Starting at
$100 per hour
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Dan Heath and the Iconics

3reviews

5 verified bookings

Cover Band & Folk Band from Fort Wayne, IN (140 miles from Chicago, IL)

“Dan Heath and the Iconics” is a new band of great, experienced performers who came together out of a mutual desire to perform the iconic tunes from a variety of top bands and performers from the ‘60’s to the present. Th...

Starting at
$750 per event
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Trans Am Euro Mutts

13reviews

37 verified bookings

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Polka Band & Folk Band from Miamisburg, OH (235 miles from Chicago, IL)

We are the best entertainment value period! - Germany - France - Irish Celtic - Spanish - Slavic - Gypsy Styles include : Polka, Waltz, Leider, Jig, Reels, Flamenco, Two Step, Mazurka, Lander ie: Schuhplattl...

Starting at
$450 per event
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Stringtown Trio

18reviews

51 verified bookings

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Celtic Band & Folk Band from Mason, MI (172 miles from Chicago, IL)

Mid-Michigan's Stringtown Trio brings together guitars, mandolin, fiddles, and harmony vocals all in one package, performing swinging roots music ranging in styles from celtic/world music, country/bluegrass, swing/blues,...

Starting at
$675 per event
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The Rick George Band

1review

2 verified bookings

Acoustic Band & Folk Band from Dayton, OH (241 miles from Chicago, IL)

Rick George is a Nashville recording artist based out of Dayton Ohio. Making use of his influences in classic country, folk, and Americana, Rick has created a style he's proud to call his own and shares it with venues, h...

Starting at
$200 per event
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Bill Foley/the Bill Foley Band

131reviews

226 verified bookings

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Cover Band & Folk Band from Lewis Center, OH (269 miles from Chicago, IL)

EXPERIENCED FULL TIME PROFESSIONAL: Nationally Touring Singer/Acoustic Guitarist. SOLO, TRIO or 4 PIECE BAND. Specializing in the music of the 50s, 60s and 70s. Early Rock & Roll Classics, "One Hit Wonders", Folk,...

Starting at
$150 per event
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Bobby Maynard Family Band

17reviews

29 verified bookings

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Bluegrass Band & Folk Band from Huntington, WV (365 miles from Chicago, IL)

Bobby Maynard Family Band is a four member band that plays a variety of music including bluegrass, country, classics, Celtic, old time, wedding music (violin) and more. Bobby Maynard plays banjo, fiddle,(violin) guitar a...

Starting at
$600 per event
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Richie Yurkovich & Polkarioty

13reviews

23 verified bookings

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Polka Band & Folk Band from Willard, WI (251 miles from Chicago, IL)

Richie Yurkovich & Polkarioty perform at festivals, club events, private parties and almost any other event possible. Their lively music and fun antics on stage make for a fun time for all. They are best know for polka...

Starting at
$400 per event
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Jeff Tucker Band

8reviews

25 verified bookings

Variety Band & Folk Band from Columbus, OH (275 miles from Chicago, IL)

itinerary as of June 12, 2024 Fri Jun 14........Lunch in the Park, Bowling Green, OH Fri Jun 14….…Kora Brew House & Wine Bar, Bryan, OH Sat Jun 15......Gillig Winery, Findlay, OH Sat Jun 16......Concert in the Park, Bowl...

Starting at
$1,000 per event
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$1,000

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$917

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