Function Bands available to hire in County Antrim

Hire a function band in County Antrim for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 214 of the most professional acts for you to choose from. All of the bands shown below can travel and are available in County Antrim.

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All the bands below are available to travel to County Antrim
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Function bandSwansea/London(233 mi)

The Edge are a first class, international modern party band, rocking corporate events, weddings and functions both here in the UK and abroad

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From£890
Function bandSalford(181 mi)

Last Call is an elegant function band based in Manchester that provides high quality entertainment for weddings, cooperate events and more

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From£500
Function bandBolton(171 mi)

The Ultimate Party Band For Any Occasion

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From£1100
Function bandBirmingham(233 mi)

100% Live Roaming Function Band. Rock, Pop, Ska, Indie and More...

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From£1500
Function bandBirmingham(234 mi)

Exceptional 9+ piece function band, featuring male and female vocalists and brass section.

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Function bandSheffield(223 mi)

This international party band is made up of a collection of the highest quality professional session musicians and vocalists

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From£1250
Function bandEdinburgh(145 mi)

Manhattan are Scotland's premier function/wedding band, covering an enormous range of music ranging from the 50's to current chart-toppers.

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From£250
Function bandLiverpool(160 mi)

Soul, Pop, Funk, duos and Bands, 2-10piece

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From£750
Function bandBirmingham(235 mi)

A fantastic, high energy, 3-piece band, perfect for weddings & corporate events

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From£875
Function bandLeeds(191 mi)

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

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Function bandStockton-on-Tees(195 mi)

If you love live music and different genres. If you love music from different eras. Then you have to book The Firebeats

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From£960
Function bandColwyn Bay(139 mi)

Professional live band for all occasions, featuring the UK’s finest musicians, playing everything from 1920 Jazz-Present day.

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From£600
Function bandFerryhill(188 mi)

Outstanding Party and Function Band

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From£640
Function bandAltrincham(182 mi)

Smooth Edge supply the atmosphere and feelgood vibe for the perfect occasion - the versatile and classy choice for all functions and venues.

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From£1500
Function bandDumfries(107 mi)

Fun and Funky Party Band

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From£1350
Function bandGlasgow(121 mi)

Not Just Another Wedding Band

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From£1000
Function bandBlackburn(164 mi)

Expect all massive dance floor fillers, performed with style and passion. Hits from everyone from Whitney Houston to The Killers!

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Function bandBirmingham(237 mi)

Blending an extensive range of classic and modern hits, Reservoir 5 deliver outstanding quality in Live Entertainment, Corporate & Weddings.

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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