Alternative Bands for hire in Stockport

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Hire Last Call Alternative band with Encore
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£435 - £1620
Alternative bandSalford

One of the UK's leading function bands. An elegant 2-5pc band offering the finest musicians guaranteed to provide high quality entertainment

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Hire The Rock 'n' Soulers Alternative band with Encore
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£1400 - £1600
Alternative bandManchester

The Covers Band For Music Fans. All Weddings & Events! Rock/Indie/Britpop/Soul/60s,70s,80s. Manchester/Cheshire/Worldwide!

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Hire The Bees Knees Alternative band with Encore
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£320 - £1665
Alternative bandManchester

Versatile professional Party Band dedicated to making your event amazing, playing a range of Pop, Rock, Motown, Ska and much much more!

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Hire Dynamix Alternative band with Encore
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£875 - £1625
Alternative bandSheffield

The ultimate high-energy UK wedding and event band, we bring Glastonbury to your event! Dynamix are the UK's most sought after wedding band.

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Hire The Lads Alternative band with Encore
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£400 - £1100
Alternative bandManchester

Over 600+ successful events played. Past Clients: Amazon UK, World Snooker, World PDC Darts, NHS Awards and played hundreds of weddings.

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Hire The Country Rocks Band Alternative band with Encore
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£1562.50 - £2062.50
Alternative bandNantwich

The North West's most diverse COUNTRY ROCK covers band. The ultimate country show, we perform the classics from Dolly Parton to Luke Combs!

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Hire The Pretty Ugly Alternative band with Encore
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£562.50 - £1562.50
Alternative bandDewsbury

Your No.1 80s Pop/Rock young band in Yorkshire, played shows all over the country and in 2016 was voted best young band of Yorkshire.

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Hire Universe Alternative band with Encore
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£1625 - £2500
Alternative bandHuddersfield

Head-banging 80s rock hits, from Van Halen to Steel Panther!

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Hire La Fox Duo Alternative band with Encore
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£750 - £1350
Alternative bandBarnsley

Small band, Big sound. Satisfaction guaranteed. Over 500 gigs performed since 2018.

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Hire Four To The Floor Alternative band with Encore
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£1000 - £1625
Alternative bandManchester

The four-piece party band with it all! Dance floor melting hits from all eras, with electrifying indie anthems to smooth saxophone classics!

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Hire Late Last Night Alternative band with Encore
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£500 - £1500
Alternative bandManchester

"Late Last Night Bring Dancefloor Fillers & High Energy Performances"

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Hire The Käse Chiefs Bavarian Oompah Band Alternative band with Encore
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£1000 - £2570
Alternative bandBarnsley

A 5* professional Oompah band with bags of enthusiasm & energy. A full on show with games and laughs. Not to be missed!

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Hire Louder Than the DJ Alternative band with Encore
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£500 - £1100
Alternative bandManchester

Party band based in the NorthWest - available in multiple lineups, with a fantastic selection of songs that will have you dancing all night!

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Hire The Country Roads Alternative band with Encore
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£687.50 - £1375
Alternative bandNantwich

The Country Roads Trio are an acoustic 3 piece Folk/Country style act, performing the very best hits from these genres!

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Hire High Frequency Alternative band with Encore
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Alternative bandCheshire, UK

WEDDING BAND FROM CHESHIRE WITH A BIG ROCK SOUND. Available for weddings and events in Cheshire and across the UK!

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Hire Monroe  Alternative band with Encore
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Alternative bandManchester

UK’s leading Vocal Pop Trio! With their exquisite harmonies and electric energy they most definitely have the wow factor!

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Hire Hard Candi 80's Alternative band with Encore
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Alternative bandSaint Helens

An incredible 80's themed show. Fully costumed, bringing the fun and energy of the 80's to any event!

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Hire SlippyUnderfoot Alternative band with Encore
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£1500 - £3000
Alternative bandManchester

The UK’s best female fronted party rock band. From pop-punk to power ballads. Guaranteed banger after banger all night long!

Latest reviews of our Alternative Bands in Stockport

Smoking Goats
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"Smoking Goats were brilliant, I organised a formal dinner dance and they worked perfectly for the night. Discussions before the day were easy and we sorted out all details, song styles and the audience we would have. They came in plenty of time to set up and soundcheck and worked flexibly with us when there were delays on the night. A brilliant set, perfectly crafted for the audience, which really got people on the dance floor and in a great mood. Afterwards I got so much great feedback, the guests loved it. Very easy to work with, professional and with great sound and song choices, I would recommend them for any kind of function especially if you want to get people dancing. :) "

Polly hired Smoking Goats for a Private event (available in Stockport)

Verified Review, 9 December 2023
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"Band was good. I had a phone call before to discuss how the event will go. They arrived in plenty of time. Very professional. Read the crowd well. I'm very pleased. ☺ "

Louise hired Smoking Goats for a Bar / Club / Venue event (available in Stockport)

Verified Review, 31 December 2022
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"They were perfect fir my event, my retirement party playing music through the decades. They listened carefully to me and provided just the right genre of music for a complete mix of people and, they were flexible to accompany a soloist and liaise on that. On the evening they arrived in plenty of time and as a professional band helped to set the tone of the evening I was looking for - fun, celebration yet time to chill and chat as well as times to dance. In particular, it was their musical abilities and sound playing together that I thought was fantastic, having a real synergy, just as I'd heard on the clip on line. I am delighted and highly recommend this band for the quality of their sound, their excellent communications both before and on the evening and their ability to adapt to the needs of an occasion. In addition, their sound engineer was extremely helpful with overall media on the night so the bits when the band had their breaks worked really well too. I very much appreciated that sense of working with me that they brought. Thank you."

Elizabeth hired Smoking Goats (available in Stockport)

Verified Review, 24 November 2017

FAQs about hiring Alternative Bands in Stockport

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Can any alternative band play my favourite song?

Professional alternative bands will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that alternative bands may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the alternative band's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do alternative bands take to set up?

Your alternative band will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the alternative band prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our alternative bands are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our alternative bands will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

Hiring a Alternative Band in Stockport

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Folk
Average response time:
1 hour
Busiest times:
June, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a Alternative Band in Stockport?

The typical price per group member for Alternative Bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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