Function Bands for hire in East Lothian

Hire a function band in East Lothian 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 268 of the best professional bands right here.

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10 bands in or around East Lothian
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Function bandEdinburgh(26 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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Function bandEdinburgh(27 mi)

Highly experienced, highly professional & experts at making your night one to remember, Diamond Sky are a 4-8 piece band.

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From£350
Function bandSt Andrews(27 mi)

Let us spice up your event. Professional, friendly entertainment. Music from all genres.

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From£640
Function bandEdinburgh(27 mi)

East coast of Scotland Function band. Covers, Ceilidh, DJ/Disco Resident band at Jam House Edinburgh Official Forth 1 Artist

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Function bandEdinburgh(26 mi)

"There's no business like....Snow Business!!"

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Function bandEdinburgh(27 mi)

Fresh and exciting 5 piece function band based in Edinburgh.

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Function bandEdinburgh(27 mi)

Professional and upbeat, 4 piece covers band. Play an exciting variety of classics and modern hits, providing a great party for all ages.

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Function bandSt Andrews(29 mi)
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Function bandEdinburgh(26 mi)

Emily and The Fedoras are a 6 piece who re-work classic Soul, Motown, Funk Pop and Rock floor fillers. Acoustic sets also available.

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Edinburgh's premier Bossa nova Collective playing tribute to the legends of Brazillian music - Jazz, Samba, Music of Latin America

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Function bandLeeds(153 mi)

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

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From£890
Function bandSalford(171 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£1500
Function bandSheffield(185 mi)

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

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Function bandLiverpool(177 mi)

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

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From£1750
Function bandEdinburgh(30 mi)

YOU BRING THE GUESTS, WE'LL BRING THE PARTY!

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From£600
Function bandBirmingham(241 mi)

Professional, energetic rock/pop band available for weddings, parties and functions in an around the Midlands.

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From£1500
Function bandLeicester(236 mi)

Nanna Radleys band is a female fronted, powerful five or six piece wedding, party and function band from Leicestershire.

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Function bandLeeds(153 mi)

Soul Existence are a fresh and vibrant, female fronted ensemble consisting of some of the slickest musicians from Leeds and London.

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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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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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