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Electric Bass Guitarists for hire in the UK

Hire an electric bass guitarist in the UK for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 67 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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Electric bass guitaristLiss
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Electric bass guitaristLondon
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Electric bass guitaristColchester
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Electric bass guitaristDerbyshire
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Electric bass guitaristCork
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Electric bass guitaristLondon
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Electric bass guitaristLondon
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Electric bass guitaristOxford
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Electric bass guitaristManchester
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Electric bass guitaristBolton
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Electric bass guitaristShipley
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Electric bass guitaristLondon
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Electric bass guitaristLondon
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Electric bass guitaristLeeds
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Electric bass guitaristDunfermline
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Electric bass guitaristSawbridgeworth
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Electric bass guitaristRedditch
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Popular genres:
Pop, Classical, Jazz
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How much does it cost to hire an electric bass guitarist?

The typical price for an electric bass guitarist is:
£Budget£180
££Pro£290
£££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 electric bass guitarist play my favourite song?

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

How much time do electric bass guitarists take to set up?

Your electric bass guitarist 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 electric bass guitarist 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 electric bass guitarists 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 electric bass guitarists 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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