The Rips

Haxby, North Yorkshire View map


Performing as a band since 2010, The Rips from Haxby, North Yorkshire are an enthusiastic group of performers with plenty of experience playing for audiences all over the United Kingdom, Europe, and the United States of America. Youthful and energetic, these performers have exceptional stage presence and a load of talent. Couples and their wedding guests will be thrilled by the music they play.

Services offered

Happy to provide a complete day's worth of entertainment, this group can play acoustic sets during various functions such as meals and drinks receptions. They are also willing to make things a little more exciting during the reception with the hire of a DJ between sets, offering a wide range of exciting hit songs.

How they work

The band's repertoire is comprised of pop and rock favourites from the 1960s-80s. These performers love being on stage, and their enthusiastic performances are testaments to this. Wedding guests will be wowed and amazed by the high quality of musical entertainment these professionals have to offer.



More than £1000


Cocktail/Banquet music, dance music, entertainment, Live band music for your reception or party


Lounge, disco, rock, latest hits, pop



Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in the wedding package?

We usually perform 2 x 60 minute live sets with DJ music before, after and between sets to keep the party going all night - We can also provide acoustic music during the afternoon

How far in advance should I contact you?

We are usually booked 6 months to a year in advance but there is an aviability checker on our website which will let you check whether we are available on your event date

Size of group:

Medium (4 - 6 musicians)


Indie and Modern, 70’s and 80’s Pop & Rock, 50’s and 60’s Rock and Roll

Is it possible to request something that's not in the repertoire?

We have a set list that always makes sure our guests are up on their feet all night, but if there's any specific songs you want to make sure are in, don't hesitate to let us know!


All born and bred in York, as a group have played all over the UK and beyond, most recently having played at Wembley Arena and as far afield as Sweden

Do you have your own equipment?


Do you need specific materials or conditions to offer your service?


Is there a charge for traveling?

Yes, the price is dependent on the county that the event is to be held in

Do you cover more than one wedding a day?


Do you work alone or do you have a team of professionals?


What is the length of time of the act?

2 x 60 minute live sets which can also be performed as 3 x 40 minutes - We can also provide an additional 2 x 30 minutes of acoustic music at an extra cost

How much time do you need to prepare for an act?

Depending on the load-in to the performance room, we usually require around 60 minutes to setup and sound check and be ready to perform

Do you do open-air acts?


Do you charge per hour or per event?

Per event

If needed, would you be able to work extra hours?


How do you charge extra time?

We charge early arrival fees before 5pm at approximately £60 per hour and late finish fees after midnight at £120 per hour

What are the forms of payment?

Cheque, cash, or bank transfer as fine


53 Station Road YO32 3LU Haxby (North Yorkshire)

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