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Walton Park Hotel – Clevedon

Walton Park Hotel – Clevedon

The Halflight Trio returned to Walton Park Hotel in Clevedon on Saturday 4th March for Charlee and James' wedding, and I realised we never did blog about this venue the first time we played there. It struck me that it's actually a very nice hotel and makes for a great...

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Wedding Traditions – Keep or Ditch?

Wedding Traditions – Keep or Ditch?

If you’re getting married soon you might be trying to sift through all the 'shoulds' and traditions of marriage. What should you keep, and what should you discard? If you’re wondering what the symbolism of various wedding traditions are, here’s the lowdown:...

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Studio vs Live Demo Recordings

A lot of times when you're looking for a band, you'll hear polished sounding tracks recorded in a studio. These might sound just like the band does live, or they may well sound worse or even better. You can only be sure about how good a band is by seeing them live....

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Your First Dance – How to Make it Not Suck

Your First Dance – How to Make it Not Suck

Halflight have witnessed hundreds of first dances over the years and we've formulated some thoughts that you might find helpful to make yours a success.  The first dance is that thing you suddenly remember you still have to do even after the speeches have finished. It...

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Berwick Lodge – recommended wedding venue

Berwick Lodge – recommended wedding venue

You may think you know about all the major wedding venues in and around Bristol, but do you know about Berwick Lodge? If you do, then a hearty round of applause for you, good sir/madam. I still find it hard to believe there are wedding venues we haven't played in...

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Ho Hey! – New Demo for Halflight Acoustic

We've recorded a new arrangement of Ho Hey! by the Lumineers. Check it out...   Interested in hiring Halflight Acoustic for your wedding ceremony or reception? Check out our Acoustic service page and get in touch to check your date and price...

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Time of Your Life (Green Day) by Halflight Acoustic

Our acoustic arrangement of Green Day's 'Time of Your Life'. A great alternative first dance.   Interested in hiring Halflight Acoustic for your wedding ceremony or reception?  Check out our Acoustic service page and get in touch to check your date and price...

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Cripps Barn near Cirencester 

Cripps Barn near Cirencester 

We love playing new venues in Halflight. Cripps Barn is a stunning wedding venue in Bibury and one which we very much hope to play at again. Here's what you could look forward to if you booked at Cripps  Barn... Not all barn conversions are created equal! This place...

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