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About Late Last Night

High quality covers trio with their own twist on classic tunes. Bringing the energy of an originals band playing your favourite hits!
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Late Last Night play classic cover songs as you’ve never heard them before. Reworking the hits with the passion and excitement of an originals band, this trio offers a unique approach to your live music needs, providing exciting entertainment for any occasion from casual bar gigs, to large formal functions. Specialising in reworking and updating pop classics from the 60s through to the 2000s and beyond, audiences are kept entertained into the late hours. Late Last Night offer something for everyone with their blend of funk, RnB, rock, reggae, blues and modern pop. Based around a core of guitar, bass, drums and 3 part vocals, the group's line up and song choices can be adapted to your requirements. This flexible small band ethos enables quickly tailored performances to suit your needs, from Beyoncé to BB King, from The Kinks to Coolio. The band size also gives excellent value for money working within your budget to give you a night to remember. Want more conventional covers similar to the original? No problem, returning the reworked songs to the original version is no issue either. In addition to this, the option of requesting a bespoke set of songs to your taste (conditions apply), means Late Last Night offer the perfect live music covers service! After a bigger spectacle? With well-established links to the Manchester musician’s network, the trio line-up can be supplement with high quality session musicians creating the vibe and impact you require. Keyboards, horns, backing singers and more can be added for larger impact and a bigger sound. The core members of Mike, Neil and Shane have the experience and know-how to cater to your needs. In addition to quality musicianship and savvy song selection, their background of touring around the world, playing at functions and corporate events, performing in theatres, musicals and arena sized festivals has resulted in an understanding of what audiences want throughout a night and an informed approach to song choice. Whether you want to sit and marvel at the twists and turns of their interpretation of the classics, or get moving to their unique sound, your guests are sure to remember the great time they had LATE LAST NIGHT.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Encore awards
3rd Encoreversary
1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Pop, Acoustic, Covers, Disco, Funk, Funk rock, Hip Hop, Motown, R&B, Soul, Top 40, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Indie, Pop rock, Punk rock, Rock 'n' Roll
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Thinking out Loud - Ed Sheeran
Shotgun - George Ezra
Wake Me Up - Avicii
Royals - Lorde
Can't Stop The Feeling - Justin Timberlake
Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars / Mark Ronson
Locked out of Heaven - Bruno Mars
Rather Be - Clean Bandit
Hot Line Bling - Drake
Lean On - Major Lazer
Sucker - Jonas Brothers
Sorry - Justin Bieber
Juice - Lizzo
Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5
Indie Classics
Sex on Fire - Kings of Leon
Mr Brightside - The Killers
The Riverboat Song – Ocean Colour Scene
Place Your Hands – Reef
Chelsea Dagger – The Fratellis
I Am The Resurrection – Stone Roses
Friday I’m In Love – The Cure
Girls & Boys - Blur
Alright - Supergrass
Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand
Don't Look Back in Anger - Oasis
Champagne Supernova - Oasis
Wonderwall - Oasis
Disco 2000 - Pulp
Seven Nation Army - The White Stripes
Mardy Bum - Arctic Monkeys
I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor – Arctic Monkeys
Last Nite – The Strokes
Reptilia - The Strokes
This Is How It Feels – Inspiral Carpets
There Is A Light That Never Goes Out – The Smiths
Bittersweet Symphony – The Verve
You and Me Song - The Wannadies
She’s a Star - James
The La’s - There she goes
One Day Like This - Elbow
Girls and Boys - Blur
Chelsea Dagger - The Fratelis
Pop / Rock
Shut up and Dance - Walk the moon
Town Called Malice – The Jam
Another Brick in the Wall - Pink Floyd
Faith - Wham
Kiss - Prince
Purple Rain - Prince
Tainted Love - Soft Cell
American Boy - Estelle
Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
Canned Heat - Jamiroquai
Virtual Insanity - Jamiroquai
Back For Good - Take That
All Night Long - Lionel Richie
500 Miles - The Proclaimers
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
The One That I Want – Grease
Don’t Dream It’s Over – Crowded House
Weather With You – Crowded House
I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
Teenage Dirtbag - Weezer
Don’t Stop Me Now - Queen
Last Nite - The Strokes
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Tainted Love - Soft Cell
Dancing in the Moonlight - Top Loader
Purple Rain - Prince
Hip Hop
I need a Dollar - Aloe Blacc
No Diggity - Blackstreet
Hey Ya - Outkast
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
The Thong Song - Sisqo
Say My Name - Beyonce
Crazy in Love - Beyonce
Cry Me a River - Justin Timberlake
Fight for Your Right - Beastie Boys
Hot in Here - Nelly
Soul / Funk
Play That Funk Music - Wild Cherry
9-5 Dolly Parton
Just the two of Us - Bill Withers
Lovely Day - Bill Withers
Use Me - Bill Withers
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Higher Ground - Stevie Wonder
Living for the City - Stevie Wonder
Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Hollywood Swinging - Kool & The Gang
Express Yourself - Charles Wright
Cissy Strut - The Meters
Just Kissed My Baby - The Meters
Diggin on James Brown - Tower of Power
Thank You Falettinme Be Mice Elf - Sly and the Family Stone
Sexy M.F. - Prince
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Hard to Handle - Otis Redding
People Get Up - James Brown
Papas Got a Brand New Bag - James Brown
Long Train Running - The Doobie Brothers
Back to Black - Amy Winehouse
Valarie - Amy Winehouse
Roller Coaster - The Ohio Players
Move On Up – Curtis Mayfield
Never Too Much - Luther Vanrdoss
Express Yourself - Charles Wright
I shot the Sheriff - Bob Marley
Get Up Stand Up - Bob Marley
Three Little Birds - Bob Marley
54-46 was my number - Toots and The Maytals
Message to You Rudy - The Specials
Land Down Under - Men at Work
Golden Oldies
Brick in the Wall - Pink Floyd
Satisfaction- Rolling Stones
Long Train Running - The Isley Brothers
Twist and Shout - The Beatles
Come Together - The Beatles
Get Back – The Beatles
I'm a believer - The Monkees
Itchycoo Park – The Small Faces
The Last Time - The Rolling Stones
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
Sympathy for the Devil - The Rolling Stones
Stuck in the Middle with You - Stealers Wheel
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Cross Town Traffic - Jimi Hendrix
Sunny Afternoon - The Kinks
You Really Got Me - The Kinks
Everybody's Gonna Be Happy - The Kinks
What I'd Say - Ray Charles
Need Your Love So Bad - Fleetwood Mac
Gimmie Some Lovin - Spencer Davis Group
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
My Generation - The Who
Can’t Explain – The Who
Substitute - The Who
Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry
Jean Genie - David Bowie
Lets Dance - David Bowie
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Happy Together – The Turtles
Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations
I Get Around – The Beach Boys
Plus many more...
Can't see your favourite songs? Late Last Night know many more songs than what is listed here and can easily learn songs of your choice with enough notice. As a party band used to playing a variety of functions and corporate events we can tailor our music to your needs. Remember, we can re-work songs that you may consider cliche or cheesy. This could be into a different genre, style or even an intimate acoustic version. We can even add extra musicians (horn section, vocalists, keyboards, percussion) to our line up so we can do authentic versions of original tunes. Whatever you want, we can do it!
Customer questions

Do you have different line-up options?

Yes, on request.

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

No problem.

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

Yes, included in all packages. 30 mins after we play, longer can be booked for an extra fee.

How much time do you need to set up?

90 minutes ideally. Can be shorter at a push.

Can you roam around while you perform?

If booked for an acoustic set, yes. Electric full band is static.

Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?

Yes, we can help with this given our experience of playing to multiple crowd types.

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?


Can you learn song requests before the event?

Learning 2 songs is included in our packages. Some songs are not always adaptable to a live band so we will need to approve it first. one month notice needed.

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Eclectic song choice, unique style, fun party vibe.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Multiple wedding venues and greater manchester bars/clubs.

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

We cover too many artist to mention.

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

Footballer’s wedding.


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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£650
Up to 2 hours£950
Up to 3 hours£1100
Wedding ceremony3 musicians
Price quoted is what you would pay in addition to our evening set prices. This includes music before the service begins, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave. Line Up is one musician but other band members may attend to help with logistics and loading. Price inclusive of Encore Commission
Daytime Acoustic3 musicians
A chilled out acoustic performance. Ideal for welcoming guests to your reception and keeping them entertained while you have photos taken. Guitar, bass and percussion with 3 part harmonies.
Evening Wedding Party3 musicians
Various packages available: Our rates vary depending on the line up requested, set lengths, number of sets and if you want a daytime acoustic set and a wedding ceremony performance. £1000 - 2 x 45 minute sets. £1150 - 2 x 1 hour sets. £1250 - 3 x 45 minute sets. £300 - Daytime acoustic set. (reception OR ceremony) £Contact to discuss - Full daytime acoustic service (reception and ceremony) £100 – Longer playlist after our live set. 30 minutes free. Travel – Events over 100 miles from Manchester may incur fuel costs. We are an electric trio of guitar, bass and drums, and extra players/instruments can be added for £170 each player. Set list selection. Learning important songs such as a first dance or last song of the evening. Full PA system. Lighting for the band and immediate dance floor Music playlists between sets (including 30 minutes before and 30 minutes after our performance). Longer playlist provision after our last set is optional for a £100 fee. Prices in this text body DO NOT include Encore commission


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Elizabeth A, 2 years ago

first met Late Last Night at a wedding Fayre at Capesthorne Hall. I loved their music and just knew I had to have them at my wedding! I booked them without consulting my fiancé! He was a little narked so I suggested we went to watch them at The Green Room before the big day! A few songs in, and my fiancé realised just how good Late Last Night were and we were soon dancing the night away to their music. Yesterday was my wedding day and all the guests commented on how brilliant the band were and a couple of engaged friends have now said they would like to have Late Last Night at their wedding reception! My husband and I have already arranged to go and watch the band with friends in a few weeks time. Thank you so much for working so hard on our first dance song and being so lovely right from the start! You truly are a talented bunch!

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Craig T, 2 years ago

Late Last Night played at our evening wedding reception earlier this month. True professionals and lovely guys. They went down a treat and truly made our wedding reception very, very special. Thanks Late Last Night. Craig and Joanna, Mr and Mrs Taylor 😊

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