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Festival Bands for hire in Essex

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 Essex
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£500 - £3000
Festival bandBraintree

The band perform covers consisting of pop, rock, soul and funk ranging from the 60's until now.

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From£1100
Festival bandBuckhurst Hill

Jukerox are an Essex based function band offering a stadium rock performance on any stage!!

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£895 - £3795
Festival bandColchester

The Good Time Vibes are a soulful party band from the South East. The 7-piece lineup includes powerhouse female vocals and live horns.

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£960 - £1200
Festival bandBishop's Stortford

One of the UK's premier covers bands with an awesome reputation for providing the very best live music for functions and events.

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From£900
Festival bandWickford

The Soul Corporation - Five like minded Funksters sharing a passion for live music with Soul, Groove and Flair!

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£2050 - £4450
Festival bandColchester

Sassy Female Vocals, Powerful Male Vocals, Incredible Musicians performing at weddings around the world DJ Alive are the ONLY band to Hire

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From£640
Festival bandGravesend

4 piece function band located in London/Kent bringing you the finest in party music and guaranteed to make your guest dance all night.

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£900 - £1500
Festival bandWickford

All the biggest Rock and indie Festival Anthems!

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Festival bandColchester

The #1 party band in the Essex! We've played 500+ events including Glasto & VW fest and over 1,000 weddings. Guaranteed to wow your guests!”

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From£375
Festival bandColchester

Discovery Duo are two accomplished musicians mostly working on ships, but if you get the chance to see them when they are on leave go for it

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£500 - £1250
Festival bandIlford

A modern day version of the timeless 'pub sing-along' complete with live band and projected words on a giant screen!

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£350 - £480
Festival bandBrentwood

Country themed shows performed by Strawberry Blonde. Country Classics Country. Blues. Rock n Roll The Karen Carpenter and Country Show

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£1 - £1750
Festival bandBirmingham

A unique, high energy, 4-piece 'FESTIVAL/MUMFORDS' style, Rock, Pop, Indie band, perfect for weddings, parties & corporate events

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£2000 - £4500
Festival bandLondon

Europe's No.1 Ultimate Celebration of the Greatest Female Anthems

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£1 - £1700
Festival bandSutton Coldfield

Modern UK Live Act Bringing the Good Vibes and Anthems to your Event..

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£750 - £1500
Festival bandGoole

Weddings, Festivals and Parties! We have wowed guests at many events and will guarantee to add that special something to any celebration.

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From£640
Festival bandBirmingham

Channelling vibrant brass, jazz-tinged hooks, & powerful female vocals, Argle Bargle are the group to get audiences up & dancing

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£3500 - £6000
Festival bandFeltham

Live Dhol Drumming - Percussionist - Sessions - Workshops

Hiring a festival band

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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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