Function Bands for hire in Bradford

Hire a function band in Bradford 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 832 of the best professional bands right here.

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54 bands in or around Bradford
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Function bandLeeds(8 mi)

100% Live Music... with floor-fillers from the 60s to the 10s

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From£875
Function bandLeeds(6 mi)

4 piece function band with an original approach to arranging classic tunes.

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From£1300
Function bandBradford(4 mi)

The Sugar Beats is a female fronted vibrant, energetic and highly professional 6 to 7 piece party function band performing in UK and abroad.

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From£800
Function bandLeeds(7 mi)

With a fresh modern sound, Elevation Avenue is one of the most exciting funk, soul and rock bands in the North!

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From£1000
Function bandTodmorden(14 mi)

Pop, soul, rock, latin......we love what we do and have the energy and experience to give you a great show, every time!

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From£640
Function bandLeeds(8 mi)

Kudos are a Leeds based professional band who cover rep from the classics to the top 40.

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Function bandManchester(28 mi)

Irish/ Rock covers band. Established 10 years. Worldwide bookings.

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From£300
Function bandManchester(29 mi)

Weddings, partys, cocktail bars, hotels. You name it The Cacti Collective have got the music to make your function memorable.

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Function bandManchester(29 mi)

THE BAND – Feel Good Inc is a professional live band based covering a diverse range of popular music.

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From£650
Function bandKeighley(7 mi)

4 piece rock/pop/indie function band. Performing hits from the 50s to present day. Very lively band. Professional sound equipment and lighting

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Function bandYork(29 mi)

The North's Preimer Pop Punk Party Band. Professional and tailored sets to suit any occasions. Available for any event you want to rock!

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From£320
Function bandHuddersfield(15 mi)

A duo from Leeds, these two arrange modern songs into stripped back, Live Lounge-esque versions infused with a blend of jazz, blues and soul

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From£2095
Function bandManchester(27 mi)

Amazing Mini-Big Band sound!

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Function bandYork(29 mi)

Das Happy are a 6-piece funk band dedicated to pure Funk and Soul.

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From£1795
Function bandTadcaster(18 mi)

A compact 13-piece swing band performing classic songs by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bobby Darin, Harry Connick Jr, Michael Bublé etc......

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From£450
Function bandShipley(3 mi)

Established in 2011, Live Lounge have built an enviable reputation as one of the top wedding and function bands in the region.

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Function bandYork(28 mi)

Duvet - The Ultimate Covers Band!! are an in demand, Yorkshire based, party band, perfect for weddings, balls and private functions

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From£1120
Function bandLeeds(8 mi)

Soul Unit are Leeds' premier soul band performing live at wedding and functions in Yorkshire and further afield in the UK.

Hiring a function band

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Jazz
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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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