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From soulful sophistication to rock n’ roll, pop and indie, we have a live band fit for any wedding theme.

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The League of Gentlemen

London based League of Gentlemen will turn your wedding, corporate event or party into a raucous pop and rock festival. Look no further, you can’t find a better live wedding band, party act or function entertainer!

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The Harmony Collective

Surrey-based Harmony Collective are a truly varied and versatile live wedding band to suit any wedding or indeed any even you can muster. With line ups to suit all budgets, they are not to be missed.

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The Usual Suspects

Energetic? Fun & contemporary? Powerful 3-piece harmonies? Yes please! You can't go wrong with one of our most popular live wedding bands for hire- The Usual Suspects.

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From the Top

Seventh Second present From the Top- one of London's finest live wedding bands. The cream of the crop, you won't find more outstanding big band musicians for your wedding, party or corporate function.

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Night and Day

If you need some smooth, swinging, soulful sophistication stop looking, you've found it. Night and Day are one of our most popular and stylish Soul and Motown acts performing UK and worldwide right now.

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Flowers

Weddings, events and parties are expensive, right? That’s where Flowers come in. Expertly covering Soul, Pop, Dance, Motown, Indie and Rock hits from the ‘50s right up to the present day, they will never break the bank or disappoint you and your guests.

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Stan Darsh

Book Stan Darsh and experience one of the finest alternative function bands for hire right now. Flooding your event with one of the most unique live experiences out there, you and your guests won't regret booking them.

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The Avengers

Like the words cool, contemporary and fun? The Avengers bring the party to your event with their powerful selection of undisputed classic funk, pop, rock and indie hits. An amazing live wedding band for hire right here!

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Rae

Say hello to Rae! An understated solo musician performing original, upbeat versions of classic and contemporary tunes. Armed with a beautifully sultry voice, Rae is perfect for any wedding ceremony, reception, corporate or party event.

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Encore

Encore provide some of the best 3-piece acoustic live party band entertainment out there. Specialising in music that makes you go “Whoa! Haven’t heard this in ages!” Encore will bring live energy to any event. Don't miss out on one of the finest party bands.

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Good Fellas

Good Fellas are a musical explosion! Based in Brighton, you will be hard-pressed to find a more energetic, talented live wedding band for hire. They will blow any wedding, party or event into the stratosphere with their infections, crowd-pleasing show.

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Southside Sparkle

This truly seductive 1920's cover band will add a real touch of class and nostalgia to your event with their 1920's spin on classic and contemporary tunes. Multiple lines-ups are available for all occasions.

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Why you should choose us

Reliable

We’ve never missed one wedding, not one and we don’t intend to start now. Our live wedding bands have got an impeccable track record and we intend to keep it!

Large repertoires

With such a talented pool of musicians, our acts wedding music repertoires range from one end of the scale to the other…and that’s any scale!

Happy to take requests

All our bands are happy to take requests, just let us know when you’re booking and we’ll make sure it’s a top priority with the band.

No stress

Let us take the stress out of booking and organising your live wedding band. We make it as easy for you as possible.

Your first dance

We take extreme honour in being asked to perform first dance songs and are happy to work with you to get the special moment just right.

Need to know more?

Why not try our FAQs page - it’s filled with everything you’ll need to know about hiring a live wedding band for your special day.

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Live Wedding Band FAQ

  • How far in advance should I book a wedding band?

    For you to get the wedding band you really want we suggest you look at booking them at least a year in advance. Booking a live wedding band any later than 6 months before your wedding could mean they are already booked up. Popular wedding bands get booked years in advance so when you see the band you want we suggest you book them quickly!

  • How much is a live band for a wedding?

    Prices for live bands can vary wildly but wedding bands worth booking start from around £600 and can go all the way up to £5000 easily. A good three-piece live band can range from £600 to £900, 4 piece bands from £800 to £2000 and 5 piece bands or bigger can start from £1000 right up to £5000. You have to bear in mind extra petrol costs, other expenses and off-peak and peak season price fluctuations so for example, if you booked a 6 piece wedding band in the off-peak season that was based near to your venue they could actually cost less than booking a 3 piece band in peak season that’s based 100 miles away from your venue. It’s always worth asking any live wedding band or their representatives about discounts or offers too. For all the information and answers check out our in-depth post all about it HERE.

  • How long should a wedding band play for?

    Typically, wedding bands play for 2 hours usually splitting that into 2×1 hour or 3×40 min sets. Over the standard 4 to 6 hour period that a wedding band stays with you, the live sets usually begin around 8 pm/8:30 pm and finish around 11:30 pm/12 am with background music or a DJ in between. Of course, once fully set up, any wedding band should be able to perform any type of set length at any time you need them to assuming you have agreed on it with them beforehand. Wedding bands do regularly perform for longer than two hours and often past 12 am if required.

  • When should you have music at your wedding?

    You can have wedding music at any time during your wedding but the most popular and suitable times are at the wedding ceremony, drinks reception and most commonly at the evening party after the wedding breakfast. Having a fantastic live band during your evening party is the perfect way to celebrate getting married with friends and family.

  • Can wedding bands perform first dances?

    Most wedding bands are happy to perform first dances at weddings provided the bride and groom discuss their song ideas with them beforehand. Not all songs can be replicated by live wedding bands so it’s always best to check with your band or their representatives first.

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