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Sandcastles Band

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About Sandcastles Band

Funky genre-blending cover band in the North West.
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Spanning the sounds of the 50's to present day, Sandcastles Band are a 4 piece party band performing floor-fillers and big tunes to party the night away to! Step back in time or groove to today's hits. Covering a broad musical terrain from retro classics to the latest chart-toppers, this dynamic quartet bring a unique flair to every performance Expect to hear hits from the Beatles, Dua Lipa, Chic, The Killers, Taylor Swift, Stevie Wonder, Fleetwood Mac, Harry Styles and lots more! Offering a full entertainment package to give your event the wow factor, the band also offer an Ibiza style saxophone set to kickstart your party plus acoustic sets for chilled afternoons! With a live sound that packs a punch, the band features 4 vocals along with keyboards, guitar, bass and drums. With optional extras such as laid-back acoustic sets and a Sax DJ combo, we offer a tailored musical experience to cover every important part of your day.

Sandcastles Band's Reviews

From customers:

2 years ago

Highly dependable with exceptional communication. The music quality was truly outstanding, leaving me absolutely thrilled with the performance.

Beth (
1 year ago

“They provided great entertainment and energy, made sure everyone was up and dancing (including my 86 year old Dad).”

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Sandcastles Band's Song list

Twist and Shout - Beatles
I’m a Believer - the Monkees
I Got You (I Feel Good) - James Brown
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Higher and Higher - Jackie Wilson
Johnny B Goode - Chuck Berry
My Girl - the Temptations
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
Never Too Much - Luther Vandross
Baker Street - Gerry Rafferty
Let’s Stay Together - Al Green
Dock of the Bay - Otis Redding
I Keep Forgettin - Michael Mcdonald
How Will I Know - Whitney Houston
Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
Million Dollar Bill - Whitney Houston
Isn’t She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
Best of My Love - the Emotions
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
Good Times - Chic
Rock With You - Michael Jackson
The Way You Make Me Feel - Michael Jackson
Thinking of You - Sister Sledge
We Are Family - Sister Sledge
Somebody Else's Guy - Jocelyn Brown
Wanna Be Your Lover - Kiss
Everywhere - Fleetwood Mac
Dreams - Fleetwood Mac
Easy Lover - Phil Collins and Philip Bailey
Ain’t Nobody - Chaka Khan
Dancing on the Ceiling - Lionel Richie
You Make My Dreams Come True - Hall and Oates
September - Earth Wind & Fire
Rosanna - Toto
Teardrops - Womack and Womack
If I Could Turn Back Time - Cher
Everybody Wants to Rule the World - Tears for Fears
Simply the Best - Tina Turner
All Night Long - Lionel Richie
Young Hearts Run Free - Candy Staton
Livin’ on a Prayer - Bon Jovi
9 to 5 - Dolly Parton
Purple Rain - Prince
Murder on the Dancefloor - Sophie Elis-bextor
Teenage Dirtbag - Weatus
Mr Brightside - the Killers
American Boy - Estelle
Toxic - Britney Spears
Hit Me Baby - Britney Spears
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Waiting on the World to Change - John Mayer
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Love on Top - Beyonce
Man I Feel Like a Woman - Shania Twain
Freed From Desire - Gala
Finally - Cece Peniston
Believe - Cher
You Got the Love - Florence and the Machine
Lola's Theme
10s and Present
Treasure - Bruno Mars
Locked Out of Heaven - Bruno Mars
Budapest - George Ezra
Don’t Start Now - Dua Lipa
Levitating - Dua Lipa
About Damn Time - Lizzo
As It Was - Harry Styles
Flowers - Miley Cyrus
Late Night Talking - Harry Styles
Love Story - Taylor Swift
I Knew You Were Trouble - Taylor Swift

Sandcastles Band's Prices

Last updated: 2024

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£1250
Up to 3 hours£1500


Ibiza Sax
Solo piano/ vocals
Acoustic Duo 1 hr
Ceremony Duo
Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

High energy, big sound all from just four musicians! Also our added extras - Picture an Ibiza-style live saxophone set that turns the dance floor into a frenzy, or some chilled acoustic vibes for a relaxed afternoon affair.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

They've got some serious street cred. They've rocked out for big shots like the BBC, and their band members have taken their musical prowess to international venues like the Hippodrome in Berlin and the Palais des Congrès de Paris.

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

We strive to make sure the line-up you see is what you get on the night. We do have pre-audititioned 'dep' musicians available in case a band member falls ill or is unavailable. As a professional band our reputation means everything so you can be confident that all of our players are of a very high level

Do you have different line-up options?

The band features 4 vocals along with keyboards, guitar, bass and drums. We can offer addittional saxophone and trumpet.

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. If timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let us know.

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

Absolutely. This is a really popular request and we actually offer this service for free until midnight. If you'd like a DJ service via our PA after the final set until the venue closes, we provide this for an additional £100

How much time do you need to set up?

We usually set up about 1 to 1.5 hours before the performance time. As soon as our PA is set up we can provide a free playlist service to help set the atmosphere and get your guests ready for our live performance!

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?

Our PA and lighting system is included in your quote.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

If a song isn't included in our song list there may still be a chance we already know it. If there is a special song you'd like us to learn we are happy to do this for you. There is a fee of £30 for this service to take into account rehearsal times etc. We include a first dance as standard
Pop, Covers, Disco, Funk, Motown, R&B, Funk rock, Soul, Top 40, Rock, Traditional church music, Christmas, House, Ibiza club, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Jazz
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Wedding, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Charity event, Cruise, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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