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Festival Bands for hire in Cardiff

Hire a Festival band for your wedding, private party or festival themed event today. Whether you're looking for pop, rock, jazz, indie, country or blues, choose from 360 festival bands and secure an amazing live performance today.

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All the bands below are available to travel to Cardiff
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£975 - £1500
Festival bandBristol

Revolverlites are a young, fun and fresh 3 piece party band with heaps of experience tucked into those skinny trousers!

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£750 - £2600
Festival bandAberdare

4 piece Folk, Pop, Festival band led by the fantastic vocals of John Adams

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£1150 - £2200
Festival bandCardiff

Winners of the 2020 best band in Wales Award! Our musicianship & experience means we are guaranteed to wow your guests! Now booking for 2022

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£1250 - £1500
Festival bandCardiff

Female fronted 4 piece band with optional brass playing a range of music from Motown to chart toppers to keep guests dancing all night!

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From£400
Festival bandAberdare

Multi-instrumentalists which enables two people to make a really full and varied sound depending on the event.

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£900 - £2000
Festival bandPontypridd

This energetic and versatile disco & dance band will have the dance floor bouncing all evening. We promise to solely play 100% bangers!

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From£640
Festival bandBarry

Stylishly performing hits from across six decades, catering for all musical tastes and featuring two fantastic male and female vocals.

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£1000 - £2500
Festival bandBristol

5 piece party band providing the biggest bangers to keep you moving all night!

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Festival bandBristol

The Funktion Up Collective are a high energy Bristol based Function band, offering multiple different packages with wide genres and eras!

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£1300 - £2000
Festival bandBurnham-on-Sea

Six Machine are an uptempo function and wedding band playing hits from the 60's to the present day. Guaranteed to fill the dancefloor!

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From£800
Festival bandBristol

Silver Souled are a professional, five-piece function band based in the South West, covering a variety of soul/motown/pop/chart music.

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From£950
Festival bandBristol

Young, Sexy, and full of Sass, ALIBI are the hottest 4 Piece Professional Party Band on the scene!

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£1120 - £1910
Festival bandWells

Non-stop floor-filling hits guaranteed to to get your party dancing!

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£750 - £1650
Festival bandBristol

A fun, energetic four piece who cover a wide range of music from the past 50 years that are guaranteed to fill the dance floor!

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From£1200
Festival bandNewport

Fronted by BBC introducing pop sensation Sarah Brown, the Sarah Brown Band have a repertoire of hits guaranteed to fill your dancefloor!

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From£640
Festival bandAberdare

Folk Rock band playing an eclectic mix of folk, roots, and rock based music.

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£250 - £1400
Festival bandCardiff

Late Night Arrangement is a lively function band with amazing sets ranging from dancefloor filling pop to smooth jazz with a pop twist!

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£400 - £500
Festival bandCardiff

First class, modern party band, rocking corporate events, weddings and functions!

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Hiring a festival band

Useful information

Popular genres:
Indie, Rock, Traditional Irish folk
Average response time:
2 hours
Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a festival band?

The typical price per group member for festival 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 festival band play my favourite song?

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

How much time do festival bands take to set up?

Your festival 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 festival 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 festival 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 festival 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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