Frequently Asked Questions
ARKLIGHT consists of Keyboards, Fiddle, Electric Guitar, Drums, Bohdran, Bongos, Acoustic Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin and Slide guitar.
We are a 5 piece band.
We pride ourselves in being able to cater for all age groups young and old. When we formed ARKLIGHT we wanted to be able to perform a large variety of music to cater for any wedding or event.
For example, Do we play:
Waltz’s – yes
Quicksteps – yes
Latest Chart Releases – yes
Pop – yes
Rock – yes
Funk – yes
Reggae – yes
Swing – yes
R&B/Soul – yes
Indie – yes
Country – yes
Siege of Ennis – yes
Polka Set – yes
60’s – yes
70’s – yes
80’s – yes
90’s – yes
We’re constantly adding new a classic songs to our Setlist. Check out our Setlist page for some of the music that we cover
That’s entirely up to you. We can play your first dance song on CD or MP3. If we already know your song, we would be happy to perform your first dance. If we don’t know your song, we will need 4 to 5 weeks notice before your date.
Yes, a deposit will only secure your date. Once your deposit has been received we will then send you confirmation of your booking.
Yes, your date can be provisionally held for up to 10 days.
We arrive to the hotel at 8pm. We arrive at this time to ensure that there are no delays in starting.
Once we have our equipment in the room & the hotel has given the band full access to the stage area, we will be set up in 40 minutes.
Absolutely not – we perform at a comfortable listening level so that if people want to chat they can do so in comfort. If you think the volume is too loud on the night please approach the band and ask us to turn down the volume. We won’t be offended. The very last thing we want to hear at the end of the night is that we were too loud.
Yes, we perform all over Ireland and abroad regularly, so traveling isn’t a problem.