Function Bands for hire in Basingstoke

Hire a function band in Basingstoke for your wedding, party or event. If you need to book a live band to keep your guests on their feet all night, look no further. Whether you like Ed Sheeran, The Beatles, or Louis Armstrong, we have everything you'll need. Choose from 360 of the best local bands right here.

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All the bands below are available to travel to Basingstoke
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From£1800
Function bandWoking

Bloomfield Avenue are a high-end, experienced function band. Covering all genres of music for all types of party. 350+ gigs played since '08

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From£1500
Function bandSouthampton

The GraceNote Band are an experienced and refreshingly entertaining group of musicians available as a 2 - 12 piece ensemble.

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From£960
Function bandSurrey

The Funkiest band around! Get your groove on with The Funks!! "Playing that Funky Music for over ten years and we "Blame It On The Boogie"!

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From£1650
Function bandGuildford

7 Piece Soul Band based in Surrey - Filling dance floors across the UK for the last 12 years!

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From£700
Function bandReading

We are a 6 piece, female fronted Rock, Soul and Pop Covers band. We're very experienced gigging musicians who guarantee to rock your event!

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From£700
Function bandEastleigh

The Ultimate covers band for every function, event, festival or party!

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From£2200
Function bandGuildford

Incredible Corporate Function and live party band specialising in Weddings, Private Parties and Corporate Events

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From£1695
Function bandGuildford

Fun, highly professional & modern party band in Surrey. Upbeat, popular tunes from 50's to current day with male & female vocals (5 piece).

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From£900
Function bandChertsey

Party rock and pop cover band

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From£645
Function bandSouthampton

'Energetic & Soulful Duo or Full Band' Extensive Live Experience, Inc Opening for Leona Lewis, Peter Andre, Rebecca Ferguson & The Eels!

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From£1500
Function bandReading

Playing dance classics from the 70s to the present day. The ultimate 5-9 piece party band.

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From£400
Function bandReading

Premier Contemporary Duo | Supported Billy Ocean, ABC, Alexandra Burke | Performed At Formula 1 Grand Prix & Hyde Park for 2012 Olympics

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From£1250
Function bandLondon/Surrey

19Eighties play the best songs of the 80s era, providing a quality performance whilst playing the songs as they were meant to heard.

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From£1000
Function bandSouthampton

Penthouse 5 are a live party band specialising in private events for company parties, product launches, award shows, weddings and more.

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From£1900
Function bandBracknell

The signature Vadé a cappella sound is a beautiful amalgamation of modern Doo-Wop, Gospel & RnB fused with Jazz, Soul and a Motown flair!

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From£850
Function bandGuildford

Who’s looking for a party? Banquet are the latest dazzling band delivering illustrious performances to audiences everywhere.

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From£1000
Function bandBasingstoke

Experienced, pro band creating festival vibes at your event with their upbeat folky acoustic sets and high energy electric sets!

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From£1500
Function bandReading

No party too big or too small, we're ready to rock your event and keep all your guests dancing all night.

Hiring a function band

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Jazz
Average response time:
3 hours
Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a function band?

The typical price per group member for function 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

What kind of performance should I expect from a function band?

Good question! There are essentially three types of function band performances: headline, background, and roaming. Headline bands are the most common; perfect for filling the dancefloor and getting the crowd moving. Background function bands are usually jazz bands - they can provide a great ambience for whatever event you might have in mind. Roaming bands are great for outdoor weddings or events where you want the band to get around to all the guests and provide a bit of audience interaction. Roaming bands are only possible as an acoustic act, so they come cord-free!

Will function bands take song requests?

Yes - but always best to ask well in advance! Most bands will be very accomodating if you've asked them to play a few special requests. Function bands are also usually very experienced, so requests on the night aren't out-of-the-question either (just don't be upset if they aren't keen to play all 23 minutes of Echoes by Pink Floyd!).

Will the function band provide all their own equipment?

Yes - most function bands will be fully equipped with their own PA system, music gear, and usually even lighting! Many will also provide a sound assistant, as well as a DJ service. A DJ service will keep the music going while the band take short breaks, but is also perfect add-on if you and your guests want to boogie into the far-reaches of the night!

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