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Function Bands for hire in Bedford

Hire a function band in Bedford 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 Bedford
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£375 - £1750
Function bandAylesbury

See you on the dancefloor!

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£800 - £2000
Function bandNorthampton

Jam Basket are a 4 piece party/function band with a wide repertoire of your favourite rock, pop and indie songs, spanning the decades.

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£900 - £1100
Function bandNorthampton

Milton Keynes’ longest running party band!

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£500 - £1200
Function bandBedford

Confetti Junction grew from the 3-piece Blues and Rock Band "BARB", and performing hits from the past 70 years for your wedding or function.

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From£640
Function bandCambridge

The regions premier pop rock band with top pro musicians who have performed with chart topping acts. who always fill the dance floor!

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£750 - £950
Function bandHuntingdon

An upbeat, lively, brother-sister duo. Small footprint BIG sound! Both 'electric' and 'acoustic' set-ups. Pop & rock music from 60s-present

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£2100 - £2600
Function bandCambridge

Looking to create an event you’ll never forget? Want to party the night away in an incredible atmosphere? Yes?! Stixx are the band for you!

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£750 - £1500
Function bandAylesbury

Your guests won't forget us! We guarantee smiles and great tunes, all with a twist of Uke!

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£1695 - £3695
Function bandHenlow

The PianoFactor Duelling Pianos Show is perfect for any event where you want that WOW factor entertainment. An Award Winning Show

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£1000 - £1100
Function bandNorthampton

Over two hours of the the best Pop, Indie, Funk and Rock dance tracks with a rockstar edge! Perfect for weddings, parties and events.

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£1100 - £2250
Function bandHenlow

4 - 8 Piece party band performing the best in current pop and oldies hits!

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£1400 - £2000
Function bandCambridge

Dance Away are a slick party band who effortlessly inject energy and glamour into any event.

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£650 - £2000
Function bandWellingborough

Playing dance songs from the 70's right up to the current chart hits you can be sure that there will be something for everyone.

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From£640
Function bandCambridge

The Mock Rockers perform as both a 3 & 4 pc when Charlotte joins to adding superb vocals & keyboard skills to the band see various videos.

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£700 - £1150
Function bandAylesbury

We wander, we sing. We stroll, we strum. Your guests will love it!

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£1375 - £1675
Function bandAylesbury

We play some the best music in the rock and folk-rock world! Anywhere from Mumford to Killers to Oasis - you'll be dancing all night!

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£700 - £1650
Function bandCambridge

Expect something brand spanking new: knees-up dancing, raucous rapping, sexy saxophoning, rock-star guitar solos... a right old shindig.

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£700 - £900
Function bandAylesbury

Great night every time with hits from elvis, jersey boys, the drifters, Motown, old soul, and many more. Re-booked everywhere we play

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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