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Late Last Night

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"Late Last Night Bring Dancefloor Fillers & High Energy Performances"
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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, they offer a unique approach to your wedding entertainment music needs in a world where many bands sound and look the same. The band works with you to create bespoke packages with the perfect song choice and flow to the evening to keep audiences entertained into the late hours. This is done through: • Selecting appropriate songs from their extensive repertoire • Using their abilty to quickly learn songs you request in advance • Being a trio, they can adapt to fit almost any audience type, venue size and client request Many bigger bands with rotating line ups have to stick rigidly to their planned sets. Late Last Night are a consistent trio that can adapt on the spot to your guests, even changing their setlists mid performance if they feel your audience needs something different than planned. As well as their electric live show, all their full packages include the following extras: • Learning 2 special songs of your choice (first dances, family songs eg Irish or Jewish songs) • Playlist DJing until midnight • Bespoke set lists tailored to your musical tastes whilst still catering to all your guests • Master of Ceremonies service - Announcements, cake cutting, hosting etc • Pre-event organisation - We will work with you and the venue to organise timings to ensure a smooth flowing party vibe And you can opt to add on: • Daytime acoustic/live lounge style performances • Ceremony performances • Additional musicians • Full DJ service for later curfews and longer DJ sets Is a trio is too small? After a bigger spectacle? Late Last Night often extend their line up with additional singers, keyboard players, percussionist, Sax players, horn sections and more using the band's well-established links to the North West's musicians network. 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!

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This act has been working with Encore for over 6 years
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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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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Late Last Night's 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

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.

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

The band consists of a core 3 members, If one of us falls ill or is unavailable we use high quality 'dep' professional musicians that we know well and trust to deliver the highest quality performance.

Do you have different line-up options?

Yes, on request and for an extra charge. Can add Sax, Trumpet, Female Singer, Percussion, Keyboards.

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

No problem. We are flexible and can adapt our set lengths to fit in around any changes or timing overruns.

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. As soon as we're set up we play music through our PA system to set the atmosphere for the evening ahead!

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?

Yes, we have our own PA system and lighting to create the perfect party vibe.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

Learning 2 songs is included in our packages. One month notice needed.

Late Last Night's Prices

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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£800
Up to 2 hours£1200
Up to 3 hours£1500
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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Late Last Night's Reviews

From Encore customers:

Pete H
1 month ago
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5 out of 5

Superb band 🎼🎼 Late Last Night performed our favourite songs for our 50th anniversary party. They are highly recommended for your function. Thank you guys & we will come & see you perform again at at public gig 🎼🎉👍 All our very best, Pete & Chrissie (Near Ellesmere Port )

Mark B
1 year ago
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5 out of 5

Excellent party band. Got everyone dancing. Adapted to the home party vibe. Would thoroughly recommend.

Reply from Late Last Night
1 year ago

Thanks Mark! We had a blast performing for you guys. All the best, Mike, Shane and Neil

Lauren W
1 year ago
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5 out of 5

Fabulous band!! I booked the band based on other reviews and Facebook performances. The band were great at communication and settled any queries i had. On the night the band were punctual and professional. They made me feel at ease and if i ever needed a band in the future, i wouldnt hesitate to book again Thank you soo much Chris and Lauren

From other customers:

Luke G
1 year ago, for a Wedding in Chelford Ln
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5 out of 5

We booked late last night for our wedding in November of this year. And all I can say is wow! They were absolutely brilliant. A lot of our guests after the wedding commented how good they were. Nothing was too much trouble and they quickly got the rowdy crowd going to great effect. They have a great song list to choose from across multiple genres and will tweak their set list to accompany your needs. We saw them live at the peaky blinders bar in Manchester and wine bar in disley beforehand and decided they were the band for us after viewing and listening to a number of others. Picking LLN was certainly the best decision we made for our wedding and I would recommend them to anyone considering them not just for a wedding but for any similar social event. Hope to catch the guys again in the future. Thanks again for your input into making our wedding day a great one. Lucy and Luke.

Helen A
2 years ago, for a Wedding in Salford M50 1DS
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5 out of 5

Late Last Night performed at our wedding in July and they were fantastic. Prior to our wedding they dealt professionally and quickly with rapidly changing rules and delays due to covid restrictions. They provided lists of songs for us to choose from but were also happy to learn any alternatives. From our selections they put together two awesome sets. Everyone loved them and so many of our guests commented on how good they were during the night and after. They are a great band and a lovely bunch of people, we highly recommend them!

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