Bavarian oompah band

Hosen Brass Band

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About Hosen Brass Band

Bavarian oompah band
Public liability insurance of £5 million
5 piece Brass Band performing your favourite Pop and Rock music - Oompah Style!

Hosen Brass are a five piece band performing popular covers in a Bavarian Style. Suitable for a range of events including Corporate performances, Weddings, Birthday Parties, Anniversary Parties, Music Festivals, Sports Events, Oktoberfest Events and Beer Festivals. The repertoire is eclectic to say the least taking in acts as diverse as the Specials, Katy Perry and Bon Jovi. The band comes with or without the lederhosen, so are perfect for brass/pop fusion shows as well as as a normal if slightly different, function band and they're also a perfect street band and christmas carolling ensemble! We have performed on a variety of Radio and TV shows, festivals, weddings and corporate events. Our highlights include; Hollyoaks Don't Tell The Bride BT Sport ITV BBC Radio Free Radio Birmingham Beautiful Days Festival Saffron Walden's 8 Day Weekend Katzenjammer’s Bierkeller Bavarian Beerhouse Authentic Bierkeller London Oktoberfest Bierfest London Manchester City Football Club Hollyoaks BT Sport ITV BBC Radio Beautiful Days Festival Saffron Waldon’s 8 Day Weekend Festival Free Radio Birmingham Asda Netto Sainsbury's Dr Oetker’s Veltins Bier Albion Racing Club Arriva Buses Market Rasen Racecourse Colmore Business District Brindley Place RAF Army HGA Creative Library of Birmingham University of Worcester University of Liverpool Leeds Waterfront Festival Liverpool Christmas Markets

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Pop, Christmas, Traditional church music, Classical, Film / TV music, Musical theatre, Classical crossover, Acoustic, Ambient pop, Americana, Covers, Disco, Funk, Funk rock, Hip Hop, Karaoke, Motown, R&B, Soul, Top 40, Tribute, Vintage, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Glam rock, Hard rock, Hardcore, Heavy metal, Indie, Pop rock, Post rock, Power rock, Progressive rock, Punk rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Synth rock, Bavarian oompah, World music, German music, Polka
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

A Message To You Rudy – The Specials
All The Small Things – Blink 182
Angels – Robbie Williams
Basket Case – Green Day
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepson
Chandelier - Sia
Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol
Come On Eileen – Dexy's Midnight Runners
Dance The Night Away – The Mavericks Dancing Queen – ABBA
Don't Stop Believing – Journey
Don't Stop Me Now – Queen
Don't Wanna Miss A Thing – Aerosmith
Downtown – Petula Clark
Empire State of Mind II – Alicia Keys
Faith – George Michael
Final Countdown - Europe
Firework – Katy Perry
Hey Baby – DJ Otzi
Hey Jude – The Beatles
I'd Do Anything For Love – Meatloaf
I Want To Break Free - Queen
I Want You Back – Jackson 5
I Will Wait – Mumford & Sons
If I Were A Boy - Beyonce
Imagine – John Lennon
In Too Deep – Sum 41
It Must Be Love – Madness
It's My Life – Bon Jovi
Karma Chameleon – Culture Club
Killing In The Name Of – RATM
Last Resort – Papa Roach
Living On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
Macarena – Los Del Rio
Mr Brightside – The Killers
My Heart Will Go On – Celine Dion
Never Gonna Give You Up – Rick Astley (Hosen Brass Gets Rick Roll'd!)
Numb – Linkin Park
One Step Beyond - Madness
Out Of Space – Prodigy
Paradise – Coldplay
Rather Be – Clean Bandit
Rude - Magic
Sexual Healing – Marvin Gaye
Shake It Off – Taylor Swift
Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana
Smooth Criminal – Michael Jackson/Alien Ant Farm
Sorry - Justin Beiber
Take On Me – Aha
Teenage Dirtbag – Wheatus
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
Thriller – Michael Jackson
Town Called Malice – The Jam
Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars
Use Somebody – Kings Of Leon
What Is Life? – George Harrison
Wonderwall – Oasis
Year 3000 – Busted
YMCA – Village People
You're My Best Friend – Queen
You Can Call Me Al – Paul Simon
All I Want For Christmas – Mariah Carey
Christmas Time – The Darkness
Xmas Time/War Is Over – John Lennon
Christmas Wrapping – The Waitresses
Last Christmas – Wham
Merry Christmas Everybody – Slade
Stop The Cavalry – Jonah Lewie
Underneath The Tree – Kelly Clarkson
Bayerischer Defiliermarch
Der Paul Sein Gaul
Edel Weisse
Ein Bier Hier
Ein Prosit
Iha Iha Iha Ho!
In Munchen Steht
Wienna Bleibt Wienna
Salvation Army Red Book
Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Our energy and freedom.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Katzenjammer’s Bierkeller Ascott Racecourse Burton Brewery Ethiad Stadium Bavarian Beerhouse: London and Bristol Octoberfest Pub, Fulham Authentic Bierkeller, Leeds Camden Town Brewery The Pit, Doncaster North Street Bar, Peterborough The Rusty Bicycle, Oxford Market Rasen Racecourse Library of Birmingham University of Worcester University of Liverpool

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

We're unique ;)

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

Hollyoaks Don't Tell The Bride Champions League Various

Will the singer be the same as who I see in the videos?


Do you have different line-up options?


What if my timings change after I've booked you?

We always try our best to be flexible to help ensure your event runs as smoothly as possible, however due to other commitments we not always be able to honour time changes.

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?


How much time do you need to set up?

30 minutes.

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?

As an acoustic band we don't provide any PA or lights.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

If there is a special song you'd like us to arrange we are happy to do this for you. There is a fee for this service to take into account rehearsal times etc.


Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£1000
Up to 2 hours£1000
Up to 3 hours£1000
Personalised Music Message
Book me to create a unique music video for you to send to a friend as a gift. This could be a birthday message, first dance song for a wedding anniversary, or just your friend's favourite song to cheer them up.
Available services
Extra songs


From customers:

Facebook, 4 years ago

Thanks Hosen Brass for playing at our wedding on the 29th October at Devonshire Terrace! You were fab and our guests were all talking about you! We will be seeing you again at Katzenjammers no doubt. Thank you again! Frankie and Jack xxx

Facebook, 4 years ago

You guys are awsome in london on sunday!!!!

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