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What is a Ceilidh?

According to Wikipedia ‘a ceilidh is a traditional Scottish or Irish gathering. In its most basic form, it simply means a social visit. But in contemporary usage, it usually involves playing Gaelic folk music and dancing, either at a house party or a larger concert at a social hall or other community gathering place.’ Although mainly focused in Scotland and Ireland, ceilidhs do happen all over the world where there are roots back to the Scottish/Irish communities. It’s even rumoured

Hello world!

So here we are, a new website for The Reel Stramash Ceilidh Band! We’ll try and use this blog to keep you up to date with what we’ve been up to and if we have any events coming up! We’ll also try to post any information related to ceilidhs and Scottish music!