Contemporary trio

Start The Party

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About Start The Party

Contemporary trio
Macclesfield
Public liability insurance of £10 million
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Start The Party are a dynamic 3 piece party band from Cheshire. We perform all the biggest floor fillers from the 60's to present day.

Start The Party are a dynamic 3 piece party band from Cheshire in the north west of england. We are a small band with a very big sound - the more affordable choice for weddings, civil ceremonies, birthday parties, anniversaries, christenings, corporate events, tribute nights, party nights, hoilday park entertainment - you name it! As musicians we have been working together for almost twenty years and specialise in the highest standard of live party music. We faithfully recreate some of the biggest hits spanning almost six decades of music. Our extensive repertoire features songs by the likes of Chic, Michael Jackson, Coldplay, ABBA, Madonna, The Killers, Katy Perry........and many many more guaranteed to get your party started! Each member of The Band has a wealth of experience in both live and studio performance. We have all worked with a variety of names within the music industry and we take great pride in our professionalism to ensure that your event is one to remember forever. What makes Start The Party stand out from many other bands is that our live sound is of the highest standard and we don't use off the shelf backing tracks. We record our own drums, bass guitar, synth lines & backing vocals which are sequenced on stage together with live vocals, keyboards and guitar. When you see and hear us - you won't be disappointed! Start The Party cater for all kinds of private & corporate events. We also offer decade specific theme nights such as the 70's, 80's, 90's and beyond which are all very popular and frequently requested. We tailor our shows precisely, including dress code to suit the occasion. We have performed at many prestigious venues over the years in Manchester, Cheshire, Merseyside, Staffordshire, Cumbria, North Wales, London and internationally, so we will happily travel to your chosen venue - wherever it may be! We can be booked as a standard trio, a duo for smaller budgets or with additional musicians/dancers for large scale events. We also offer an inclusive DJ service at a very competitive price. Whatever the occasion - we can deliver!

Performance details
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
Musicianship
Genres:
Covers, Disco, Funk, Funk rock, Motown, R&B, Tribute, Top 40, Soul, Acoustic, Glam rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Pop rock, Indie, Synth rock
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Event types:
Private event, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

60’s
Baby Now that I found you – The Foundations
Working my way back to you – The Spinners
Reach Out – Four Tops
Uptight – Stevie Wonder
Your love keeps lifting me higher – Jackie Wilson
Mustang Sally – Wilson Picket
Dancing in the street – Vandellas
70’s
Le freak – Chic
Good times – Chic
We are family - Sister Sledge
Thinking of you - Sister Sledge
Best of my love – The Emotions
Dancing Queen - ABBA
Blame it on the boogie - Jackson 5
Shake your body - Michael Jackson
Everybody Dance - Chic
Celebration – Kool & The Gang
Oh what a night – Frankie Valli
Grease – Frankie Valli –
I love Rock n Roll – Joan Jett
Voulez Vous – Abba
The boys are back in town – Thin Lizzy
Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen
We are the champions – Queen
You to me are everything – The Real Thing
Streetlife – The Crusaders
Isn’t She Lovely – Stevie Wonder
80’s
Get into the groove/Tell it to my heart medley – Madonna/Taylor Dane
Teardrops - Womack & Womack
I'm every woman – Chaka Khan
Respect – Erasure
Tainted Love – Marc Almond
Relax – Frankie Goes to Hollywood
Freedom – Wham
Take On Me – Aha
Don’t Go - Yazoo
Don’t you want me – Human League
Night to remember – Shalimar
Walking on Sunshine – Katrina & The Waves
Summer of 69 – Bryan Adams
Sledgehammer – Peter Gabriel
Just can’t get enough – Depeche Mode
Manic Monday – The Bangles
Walk like an Egyptian – The Bangles
Venus – Bananarama
Jump – Van Halen
9 To 5 – Dolly Parton
Don’t Stop Believing – Journey
Mickey – Toni Basil
Rhythm of the night – Debarge
Never too much – Luther Vandross
Lets hear it for the boy – Deniece Williams
90’s, 00’s – present day
Viva La Vida – Coldplay
Greatest Day – Take That (Popular first dance)
Have a nice day – Stereophonics
New Rules - Dua Lipa
Bend and Break – Keane
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
Back To Black – Amy Winehouse
Don’t look back in anger - Oasis
Get Lucky – Daft Punk ft. Pharrell
I Feel It Coming – The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk
Lady (hear me tonight) – Modjo
Human – The Killers
Firework – Katy Perry
Happy – Pharrell Williams
Believe – Cher
Finally – Ce Ce Peniston
Proud – Heather Small (Popular first dance)
You give me something – James Morrison
Wrapped up – Olly Murs
When you’re gone – Bryan Adams & Mel C
Sex on fire – Kings of Leon
Can’t stop the feeling – Justin Timberlake
Thinking out loud – Ed Sheeran (Popular first dance)
Make you feel my love (Popular first dance)
Love Shack – The B52’s
I Gotta Feeling – Black Eyed Peas
Next to Me – Emelie Sande
Get The Party Started – Pink
Chained to the Rythmn – Katy Perry
Shut Up & Dance – Walk The Moon
Movin on up – M People
Sight for sore eyes – M People

Reviews

From customers:

Sarah B, 1 year ago

I hired Start the Party for my son’s 21st and husband’s surprise 50th, I have been to lots of events over the years weddings, birthdays, Christmas parties and have seen all types of bands but these guys are one of the best bands I have ever seen! I was a bit worried about the fact that there was a wide range of ages there from small children to great grandmas and wondered if they could realistically keep everyone entertained but I needn’t have worried - they performed some fantastic songs and covered all tastes and age ranges! The DJ set that they played in between sets was brilliant, they kept everyone on the dance floor all night! They did exactly what they say on the tin “START THE PARTY!!” Hire them now for your next event you won’t regret it!!

Alison G, 1 year ago

I am delighted to highly recommend Charlotte Day and Start The Pary who played at Adelphi’s 2018 Annual New Years event in February. Charlotte’s solo over dinner gave a perfect backdrop and nice lead into the band coming on stage and doing exactly as they are named….. 'Start The Party'!! We had a great night, every song they played kept the dance floor full and rocking right to the very end of the night.

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