Function Bands for hire in Berkshire

Hire a function band in Berkshire for your wedding, party or event. If you need musicians who will keep your guests on their feet all night, look no further. Whether you like pop, rock, motown or jazz, we have everything you'll need. Choose from 360 of the best professional bands right here.

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40 bands in or around Berkshire
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From£1800
Function bandWoking(16 mi)

Bloomfield Avenue are a high end, experienced function band based in the UK. Covering all genres of music, for all types of party.

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From£850
Function bandHounslow(23 mi)

The band's passion and obvious joy in the music is clear in their live act and their recordings - probably the best party band in the world

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From£960
Function bandSurrey(20 mi)

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(22 mi)

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

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From£2200
Function bandGuildford(20 mi)

Central Avenue - a corporate function and live party band specialising in Weddings, Private Parties and Corporate Events

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From£1695
Function bandGuildford(22 mi)

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£1625
Function bandReading(1 mi)

Playing the old school dance classics from the 70s, 80s, 90s, 2000s to the present day.

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From£900
Function bandChertsey(21 mi)

Party rock and pop cover band

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From£400
Function bandTadley(8 mi)

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£2100
Function bandBeaconsfield(18 mi)

The Feel-Good Frankie Valli show! Dust off your dancing shoes because you'll need them!

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From£1900
Function bandBracknell(10 mi)

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(21 mi)

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

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From£640
Function bandOxford(24 mi)

The Vents are an upbeat party band covering a broad range of genres from the 50's to now, with an aim to keep the dance floor packed!

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From£1500
Function bandReading(1 mi)

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

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From£1600
Function bandGuildford(22 mi)

Soultanas are a nine piece band specialising in Funk and Soul music and available for hire in London, the South East and further afield!

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From£1250
Function bandBracknell(10 mi)

All the energy of an "originals" band that just happen to play all your favourite tunes. Putting smiles on faces and feet on dance floors

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From£640
Function bandOxford(24 mi)

We are a classic rock, punk and indie covers band based in Oxford. We can provide a variety of sets to suit your needs.

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From£960
Function bandHigh Wycombe(16 mi)

Stars on the scene - sizzling hot vocals of the 60’s together with sparkling dance routines and diamond personalities, ready to entertain!

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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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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