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About FunXion 5
FunXion 5 are a premium five piece function band suitable for weddings, birthday parties, corporate events and private functions.
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Public liability insurance of £10 million
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Pop, Disco, Covers, Funk, Soul, Top 40, Motown, Rock, Classic rock, Pop rock, Rock 'n' Roll
50’s & 60’s
Stand By Me – Ben E King
Twist and Shout – The Beatles
I Feel Good – James Brown
Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
Blue Suede Shoes – Elvis Presley
Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher – Jackie Wilson
Johnny B Goode - Chuck Berry
Beggin’ – Frankie Valli
Hold On I’m Comin’ – Sam & Dave
Soul Man – Sam & Dave
My Girl – The Temptations
Piece Of My Heart – Erma Franklin
Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch) - The Four Tops
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Come Together - The Beatles
Waterloo Sunset - The Kinks
Rescue Me – Fontella Bass
Dancing In The Street – Martha and the Vandellas
Hit The Road Jack – Ray Charles
Summertime – Ella Fitzgerald
Fly Me To The Moon – Frank Sinatra
Shake Rattle and Roll – Bill Haley & the Comets
At Last – Etta James
Cry To Me - Solomon Burke
Three Little Birds – Bob Marley
Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry
Stuck In The Middle With You – Stealers Wheel
Long Train Runnin’ – The Doobie Brothers
Maggie May – Rod Stewart
Don’t Stop – Fleetwood Mac
Dreams – Fleetwood Mac
Say You Love Me – Fleetwood Mac
Go Your Own Way - Fleetwood Mac
Brown Sugar - The Rolling Stones
Burning Love – Elvis Presley
We Are Family – Sister Sledge
Oh What A Night – The Four Seasons
All Right Now - Free
Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
I Wish – Stevie Wonder
Superstition – Stevie Wonder
Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
Disco Inferno – The Trammps
Let's Stay Together – Al Green
Blame It On The Boogie – Jackson 5
Show You The Way To Go – Jackson 5
September – Earth, Wind & Fire
Nights On Broadway – Candi Staton
Dancing Queen – ABBA
Good Times – Chic
Everybody Dance – Chic
Boogie Shoes – KC & The Sunshine Band
Easy – The Commodores
Moondance – Van Morrison
Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue - Crystal Gale
I Just Want To Make Love To You - Etta James
Perfect – Fairground Attraction
9 to 5 – Dolly Parton
Ain’t Nobody – Chaka Khan
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Don't Stop Believin' - Journey
All Night Long – Lionel Richie
Stuck On You – Lionel Richie
Everywhere - Fleetwood Mac
New York New York – Frank Sinatra
Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers
Just The Two Of Us - Bill Withers
Black Velvet - Alannah Myles
Kiss – Prince
Red Red Wine – UB40
Kingston Town – UB40
Sweet Home Chicago – The Blues Brothers
Summer of 69 – Bryan Adams
Black Velvet - Alannah Myles
You Might Need Somebody – Randy Crawford
The Best - Tina Turner
Sweet Child O'Mine - Guns N' Roses
Livin' On A Prayer - Bon Jovi
When a Man Loves a Woman – Michael Bolton
(Everything I Do) I Do It For You – Bryan Adams
Cosmic Girl – Jamiroquai
Groove Is In The Heart - Deee-Lite
Don't Speak - No Doubt
Finally It's Happened To Me - Ce Ce Peniston
Have I Told You Lately – Rod Stewart
Let The Good Times Roll – BB King
Smooth – Santana
Mustang Sally – The Commitments
Man! I Feel Like a Women - Shania Twain
Moving On Up - M People
Conga - Gloria Estefan
Supergrass – Alright
Wonderwall – Oasis
She’s Electric – Oasis
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
Rehab – Amy Winehouse
You Know I’m No Good – Amy Winehouse
New Shoes – Paolo Nutini
Crazy – Gnarls Barkley
Take Your Mama – Scissor Sisters
Dakota – Stereophonics
Have A Nice Day – Stereophonics
Sunday Morning – Maroon 5
Everything – Michael Buble
You’ve Got The Love – Florence & The Machine
Sex On Fire – Kings Of Leon
Mercy – Duffy
Put Your Records On - Corinne Bailey Rae
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
Feel My Love - Adele
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
Shape Of You – Ed Sheeran
Perfect – Ed Sheeran
Abracadabra - Joe Stilgoe (Steve Miller Band)
Price Tag – Jessie J
Domino – Jessie J
Just The Way You Are – Bruno Mars
Treasure – Bruno Mars
The Lazy Song – Bruno Mars
Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars
Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
Rude – Magic!
Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5
Sugar – Maroon 5
Dance With Me Tonight – Olly Murs
Happy – Pharrell Williams
Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Forget You – Cee Lo Green
All About The Bass – Meghan Trainor
Adventures Of A Lifetime – Coldplay
All Of Me – Rebecca Ferguson
Rolling In The Deep – Adele
Feel My Love – Adele
Cake By The Ocean – DNCE
I Need A Dollar – Aloe Blacc
Shake It Off – Taylor Swift
Right Here - Jesse Glynne
Edge Of Glory - Lady Gaga
What do your clients love most about your performances?
Clients love our diverse repertoire and energetic performances. We often get complimented from clients who book us how they love that we often take solo's, like to jam and have fun whilst performing.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
We have performed at some great venues over the past year. Some notable ones include the Hertfordshire County Show in St Albans, Manor of Groves Hotel in Sawbridgeworth, Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes in Central London and the Pennyhill Park Hotel & Spa in Bagshot.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
We are influenced by many different artists from many different genres of music. A majority of the band are big jazz, funk & blues enthusiasts and as such influenced by artists such as Eric Clapton, BB King, Miles Davis, Oscar Peterson, George Benson, James Brown, Stevie Wonder etc. More recent artists would include Jamiroquai, Jamie Cullum & John Mayer.
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
We have performed for Amazon at their work summer BBQ party and we have also performed for the Freemasons at one of their Masonic ladies nights.
Will the singer be the same as who I see in the videos?
We have three main singers in the band, Leonie, Elle and Carla. However, if either are unavailable, we have a selection of other professional singers that dep for us and have performed with the band in the past. As a professional band our reputation means everything so you can be confident that all our performers are of an exceptionally high standard.
Do you have different line-up options?
Our standard line-up consists of a 5-piece band: female vocals, guitar, keys, bass and drums. We can also add a saxophone to our line-up if this is required for your needs and/or a 2nd singer. We can also provide a light jazz trio or a jazz quartet, including a singer for when something more subtle is required such as whilst guests are dining or conversing.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
We try to be flexible to accommodate your schedule to help ensure your event runs as smoothly as possible. If timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let us know. However, our standard finishing time would be 11:30pm/12:00am. If you wish for us to play past midnight, there would be an additional fee, which would need to be negotiated.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Yes, a MacBook is provided before and during the breaks packed with over 1400 songs, or if you prefer, simply give us your iPod/phone if you already have a playlist you wish to use.
How much time do you need to set up?
It will take us about 90 minutes to set up our equipment and sound check. In order to achieve this, we need to be able to park as near to the venue as possible.
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Our set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests dance and have an amazing time. However, we're definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event.
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?
PA, lighting and all equipment we provide is included in the quote. We usually require an area at least 3 metres x 3 metres. There will need to be at least 2x13 amp sockets near to where we will be performing. There will need to be somewhere for us to store our belongings. Light refreshments will also be required for up to five people.
Can you learn song requests before the event?
Yes, we are happy to learn one song for your event free of charge. However, don't forget to check our repertoire on the song list page to see if we already know it.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Up to 1 hour||£1000|
|Up to 2 hours||£1200|
|Up to 3 hours||£1400|
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