Function Bands for hire in Exeter

Hire a function band in Exeter 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 782 of the best professional bands right here.

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5 bands in or around Exeter
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From£1600
Function bandPaignton(19 mi)

A Devon based 9 piece hi energy band playing soul, funk and contemporary 'floor filling' music appealling to all audiences age groups.

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From£1250
Function bandExeter(1 mi)

Perfect for your private wedding or party, or for public gigs and functions, First Edition is the ultimate choice.

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From£900
Function bandCullompton(10 mi)

A tight 4 piece band that packs a punch! We've developed a brilliant set to suit small venues and small budgets!

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From£1280
Function bandNewton Abbot(13 mi)

High energy Funk, Soul, Disco, Pop and ROCK! A band to suit any musical request, and to keep the crowd dancing all night long!

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From£500
Function bandOkehampton(20 mi)

Good-Time Jam Band

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All the bands below are available to travel to Exeter
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From£1700
Function bandBexleyheath(168 mi)

Toured the US twice, Supported Bruce Springsteen at Hyde Park & Headlined Trafalgar Square - this band is guaranteed to deliver & then some!

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From£750
Function bandLeeds(228 mi)

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

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Function bandSwansea/London(64 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£900
Function bandLondon(150 mi)

The Sound Express band is a high energy , versatile and super professional band, performing a huge range of classic and current hits.

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From£1549
Function bandLondon(160 mi)

Cool, stylish, exciting and preferred supplier to many exclusive venues. Vivid cover all the best artists and deliver the best shows.

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From£890
Function bandSalford(197 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£1400
Function bandLondon(155 mi)

The London Swing & Soul Band is probably the UK’s most eclectic party band offering everything from mellow Jazz to uptempo soul, funk & rock

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From£1000
Function bandLondon(161 mi)

Professional, Dynamic and Versatile Live Band

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From£1120
Function bandLondon(160 mi)

Modern and high energy party band featuring a super-tight brass section & soulful female vocals!

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From£1350
Function bandBristol(64 mi)

Funkty Dumpty - The ultimate party band, playing the very best live funk, soul and pop at weddings, Christmas parties and corporate events!

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From£640
Function bandBarbican, London(159 mi)

Annex is a 4 piece jazz fusion band which formed in September 2015 at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

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From£1990
Function bandGuildford (131 mi)

The Superstars are a slick, professional function act with a fun-loving, friendly sound and vibe.

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From£5140
Function bandLondon(157 mi)

Soul Beat are an energetic 5 – 8 piece ensemble whose wireless rigs make them indispensable for keeping your dancefloor full!

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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