Cover Bands for hire in County Durham

Hire a cover band in County Durham for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 766 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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16 bands in or around County Durham
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From£320
Cover bandWashington(8 mi)

Acoustic Duo/Trio playing pop/rock covers. Experienced and accomplished performers, excellent vocals, harmonies and instrumentation.

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From£1600
Cover bandGateshead(11 mi)

Jazz & Swing | Soul & Funk | Chart & Top 40 8 to 19 musicians

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From£500
Cover bandNewcastle upon Tyne(14 mi)

Rock trio based in the North East, playing a mix of alternative, indie, funk, and rock n roll available for functions, pubs, anything really

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From£280
Cover bandHebburn(14 mi)

Duke are an energetic acoustic duo performing your favourite pop/rock covers at events across the UK, with years of industry experience!

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From£800
Cover bandNewcastle upon Tyne(17 mi)

Hailing from County Durham, The Arrival have evolved to become one of the North East’s most reputable, energetic cover bands.

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Cover bandStockton-on-Tees(16 mi)

If you love live music and different genres. If you love music from different eras. Then you have to book The Firebeats

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From£800
Cover bandNewcastle upon Tyne(16 mi)

Wedding and function band fronted by Sophie Danielle. Features both male and female vocals. Perform popular hits from the 60s to now

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From£640
Cover bandNewcastle upon Tyne(13 mi)

The Northeast's funkiest and most soulful wedding and corporate function band bringing all the fun to every event!

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From£450
Cover bandStockton-on-Tees(16 mi)

Rock n roll style band playing a diverse range of music from the 1950s/60s plus a few more modern numbers in a rockabilly style.

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Cover bandHartlepool(9 mi)

If you like your music with some Flamenco vibes and unique twists, String Edition are the band for you. Perfect for drink receptions!

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From£1290
Cover bandNorth Shields(16 mi)

Well-known music re-envisioned in exciting and surprising new ways, rock becomes swing, pop becomes jazz, hiphop becomes soul and vice versa

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From£550
Cover bandNorth Shields(16 mi)

The Hornzmen are a rocking soulful funky bluesy brass and horn based party band that perform ripping versions of hit music as only they can!

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From£800
Cover bandNewcastle upon Tyne(17 mi)

4-piece rock and pop function band, guaranteed to spice up any wedding, party or function!

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From£950
Cover bandCrook(7 mi)
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Cover bandNewcastle upon Tyne(17 mi)

Energetic Indie Wedding & Function Band

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From£960
Cover bandWallsend(14 mi)

If you want a brilliant show then go no further than the Riverbeat band

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All the bands below are available to travel to County Durham
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Cover bandWatford(219 mi)

If you want The BIGGEST Rock/Pop Tunes and the BEST musicians then KATB are the only band for your event, Excellence is our promise.

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Cover bandManchester(96 mi)

Professional and fun! ‘The Nat O’Brien Band’ is a professional live band covering a diverse range of popular music.

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Popular genres:
Indie, Pop, Rock
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How much does it cost to hire a cover band?

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

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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

Frequently asked questions

Can any cover band play my favourite song?

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

How much time do cover bands take to set up?

Your cover 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 cover 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 cover 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 cover 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.

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