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The Alleycatz

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About The Alleycatz

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The Alleycatz are one of the UK's Premier function bands! A brilliant 5-8 piece pop/Motown & funk band that'll bring class to any occasion!

Having played at some of the finest venues in the UK, The Alleycatz have become one of the London's premier function bands. With fantastic energy, a high level of musicianship and professionalism, they are one of the most sought after bands around. The Alleycatz have a wide and varied set list, which makes them so appealing to anyone looking to book them. From Motown, to current day chart music, via 80's and 90's dance music, the band are certain to entertain and leave you wanting more.

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
Encore awards
Top 10 booked musician of 2019Top 10 booked musician of 2019
Pop, Covers, Disco, Funk, Motown, Soul, Top 40, R&B
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Event types:
Wedding, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Good times
I'm outta love
Can't hurry love
If I ain't got you
Kiss me
Sexual - Neiked
Car wash
Best of my love
Le freak
We are family
Love on top
Crazy in love
American boy
Spinning around
Young Hearts Run Free
Upside down
Greatest dancer
I'm thinking of you
You're free
You sure do
Rhythm of the night
Rhythm is a dancer
Everybody's free
Ain't nobody
Moving on up
Say you'll be there
No scrubs
Get lucky
Never too much
Signed sealed delivered
Do I do
Isn't she lovely
Sir duke
The way you make me feel
Billie jean
Rock with you
Locked outta heaven
24k magic
Just the way you are
Return of the Mack
Blame it on the boogie
I want you back
Shake your body
Save tonight
I can't feel my face
Two can play that game
Are you gonna go my way
Place your hands
Sex on fire
All night long
I luv you baby
Like i love you
Rock your body
Garage medley
Customer questions

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

Yes, the singer/singers will be as seen in the videos. If we know the singer may be unavailable we will let you know before booking us.

Do you have different line-up options?

Yes. We vary from a duo to a full 8 piece, as in the video. Our most common line up is as a 5 piece with Female lead vocals, guitar, bass, keys and drums. We are able to add members as you wish.

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

Timings are easily adjusted and quite often never pan out the way you intended. we are flexible and happy to adjust accordingly.

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

Yes. we provide music throughout the event. We try and cater to your taste so may ask if you have any specific genre's/artists or songs you'd like to hear.

How much time do you need to set up?

Ideally we like to have at least 60 - 90 minutes to set up with plenty of time to relax a little, have music playing for your guests etc before we start our live sets.

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

You can pick songs you'd like to hear from our set, yes.

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

All of our quotes include full PA, Lighting and DJ music until 12 midnight. Late finishes may have a small fee.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

We are happy to learn requests/first dances. We would happily learn up to 3 songs if we don't already know them. Please give us a couple of weeks notice if you would like anything specific and not already in our set.

What do your clients love most about your performances?

We would probably say our song choices and energy. We try to play songs that we love to hear ourselves. Songs that mean something to us. That seems to come across when we play them live. If you love the song, you will always play it with passion, which is important when performing.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

We have played many, many venues up and down the country. From Castles, to corporate buildings, outside stages to upstairs at the Dog and Duck... We've played them all.

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Stevie Wonder, MJ, Prince, Chic, Aretha Franklin, Motown, Soul, Disco... anything that has stood the test of time, we're all about that!

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

We've played for a few big companies such as Volkswagon, Ted Baker and The Teenage Cancer trust. Katie and Phil played as a duo at a wedding featured in Hello magazine, as well as Katie being on the X factor in 2015.


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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£1300
Up to 2 hours£1500
Up to 3 hours£1500
Wedding ceremony + Drinks reception + Dinner2 musicians
- Music before the service begins, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave. - 1 x 60 min performances at the drinks reception. - 2 x 45 min performances as dinner is being served.


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Tracy B, 4 months ago

These guys are amazing, enthusiatic, polite, accomodating, brilliant performers, and have had the only positive comments from a bunch of grumpy old men in 37 years of the event. They had young and old enthralled, and if we are lucky enough that they are free, we will book them next year. Book them, you will not regret it.

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Emmy H, 6 months ago

The Alleycatz were great for our daughter’s wedding at the royal horseguards hotel in January! They were helpful, fun and really delivered a wonderful party for the crowd- energetic and quality performance. I would hire them again anytime!

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Michael F, 6 months ago

Can not recommend these guys enough!! We had them at our wedding in December and they were absolutely incredible. Our guests are still raving about them. Amazing sound, really really talented musicians and Phil was a delight to liaise with in the run up to the day. Just perfect for a big wedding party!

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Clare L, 6 months ago

The Alleycatz were amazing, from the first note to the last. We will definitely be using them again, our Christmas party wouldnt have been so much fun without them.

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From other customers:

Becky A, 3 years ago

What a really awesome band who we have used for years for all our company events. Great selection of songs for everyone to enjoy and have a sign-a-long and a dance to. What a great bunch of talented people who really get involved and have a fun time at any of our events. If you’re thinking of having any kind of event, you need the Alleycatz. I would highly recommend them to anyone having a small gathering or a massive bash! 10/10 great band!”

Flori B, 3 years ago

Fantastic band! Booked them for my 30th birthday and they played everything I wanted to hear! They even got my husband on stage to sing as a surprise! Would highly reccommend to anyone.