MEET LONG TIME COMING WEDDING BAND
Highly sought after Irish wedding band with a five-piece that boasts some of the best musicians in the country and a frontman rivalled by few (see more below). We guarantee a highly energetic, fun and entertaining performance for every wedding and cater for all age groups with a wide and varied choice of wedding music genres, from waltzes to rock, from 60’s to modern hits, from rock to pop, from Irish – American and all party classics in-between. We consult with brides and grooms, and event planners to discuss set list options and special wedding songs. With 20 years’ experience, Long Time Coming Wedding Band know how to read a crowd and judge what best to play to suit the guests, and how much to participate to create the right party atmosphere.
Alan (Lead Singer)
The band’s founder and lead singer, from Blackrock Co. Louth, has been part of wedding entertainment for brides and grooms throughout the country for over 15 years as part of two award-winning wedding bands in Ireland, has supported Westlife in the Odyssey (now SSE Arena), The Point (now 3 Arena) and in Millstreet, and sang on numerous TV shows including The Late Late Show, Ireland Am, The Den, Coulter and company to name but a few. Alan also performed as a backing vocalist on the Eurovision stage in Turkey in 2014 as part of the pop group ‘Final 4’ which featured on the weekly TV show ‘You’re a Star’. Alan is thrilled that Long Time Coming wedding band have developed into one of Irelands premier wedding suppliers. Alan is also the DJ of the band, has been DJing at weddings long before he was even a singer so prides himself on providing a professional DJ service.
Carmel (Keyboards/Synths & Vocals)
Carmel has been playing the piano from the early age of 8, she has performed with many wedding bands around Ireland. She prides herself in creating excellent sounds for keyboard parts of songs and is also a trained soprano vocalist, “she teaches piano by day and performs in the best Irish wedding band 2020 by night” – her words
The youngest member of the band has been playing the guitar from the early age of 8, he has had great success on the Dublin club scene, and has filled in with a series of cover and wedding bands. A very accomplished player who enjoys nothing more than to put in a high energy performance for a couples perfect wedding day. Sean is also a well sought-after session player for numerous recording studios throughout the Leinster area. His CV and reputation continue to grow and grow and he loves to perform with us and ensure that all the wedding guests enjoy the party.
Patrick (Drums & Vocals)
Patrick has been playing drums since he was 14 years old and has many years of experience performing at events in a wide variety of styles from Pop and Funk to Jazz to Classical. As well as playing drums he has studied music formally for ten years and works as a composer, pianist, arranger and choral conductor.
David (Bass and Vocals)
David has been playing bass for 20 years and is a qualified sound engineer. He has vast experience with many different bands playing in clubs, pubs, weddings and functions throughout his gigging lifetime, the highlight being a session musician on tour with Tom Jones for a 3 month tour in the UK.