The Reel Note Band is based in and around Birmingham in the Midlands of England. English musicians of Irish heritage formed the band in 2000. In 2003 band members appearing with the Birmingham branch of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann brought back gold medals from the prestigious All-Ireland Fleadh Cheoil at Clonmel.

Reel Note has built an enviable reputation as entertainment for Irish ceilis, Scottish Ceilidhs, Burns Nights, English Barn Dances, weddings, parish functions, birthdays and private parties, corporate hospitality functions and other social events.