Drummers for hire in Islington

Hire a drummer in Islington for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 74 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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From£160
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Drummer / percussionist / vibes player based in London. Classically trained with huge variety of performance and recording experience

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From£160
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Professional musician, with more than 15 years of experience playing different styles, touring, studying and performing.

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£75 - £750
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The Tigers are a fun Party band with something for everyone from Rock Pop Funk and Soul.!!!

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From£180
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I am a versatile session drummer, capable of earning the hearts of my audience. I can be an asset for your band or function

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£187.50 - £287.50
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Friendly, professional and energetic drummer/percussionist ready to add that little something extra for your special event.

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Experienced multi-genre drummer/percussionist available for live and studio work across the UK

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£100 - £250
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Scottish drummer and percussionist (+ timpani) based in London, currently playing with various jazz bands and orchestra percussion sections.

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£200 - £250
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Laura and the boys will wow your guests with laid back Jazz& Blues Classics and Superb Swing and Modern Pop in a Jazzed up style.

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£500 - £1500
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High Quality Garden Party and Roaming Band. We've played over 500+ events and bring that extra bit of soul to your special event.

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From£200
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Jay Osborne is a professional musician and actor with over 16 years of performance, touring and composition experience.

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From£180
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We are the nucleus of the female fronted band Never the Bride. We can also work as a duo and offer a more intimate experience.

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From£500
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London based band that specialise in performing irresistible cover versions of the funkiest grooves, alt/pop hits and inescapable classics

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£250 - £650
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Xotic Steel Rhythms are an extremely entertaining band of talented and experienced steel pan musicians who cover different genres

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From£180
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Love all styles of music especially Gospel, Funk, Jazz, Soul, Reggae, All Latin styles.

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£150 - £480
DrummerLondon

Guitar or Piano Vocalist and Multi Instrumentalist supplying any size band for your event - song requests welcome!

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£135 - £300
DrummerLondon

Hello. I am a versatile drummer and percussionist. I am equally comfortable sitting behind a standard drum-kit as well as a percussion set.

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£120 - £260
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London based drummer with BMus & MMus in Music Performance. Professional, Versatile and Creative.

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£70 - £400
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Reliable and professional drummer, drum teacher and composer for over 15 years. Experienced in every sector of the modern music industry.

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Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
Average response time:
7 hours
Busiest times:
August, October, November

How much does it cost to hire a drummer?

The typical price for a drummer is:
£Budget£180
££Pro£290
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any drummer play my favourite song?

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

How much time do drummers take to set up?

Your drummer 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 drummer 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 drummers 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 drummers 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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