Function Bands for hire in Horsham

Hire a function band in Horsham for your wedding, party or event. If you need to book a live band to keep your guests on their feet all night, look no further. Whether you like Ed Sheeran, The Beatles, or Louis Armstrong, we have everything you'll need. Choose from 360 of the best local bands right here.

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Hire Bloomfield Avenue Function band with Encore
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£625 - £4562.50
Function bandWoking

Bloomfield Avenue are a high-end, experienced function band. Covering all genres of music for all types of party. 350+ gigs played since '08

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Hire The Headliners Function band with Encore
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£1375 - £2500
Function bandCoulsdon

The Headliners is one of the UK's leading party bands, providing world-class live music entertainment, perfect for every occasion.

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Hire Victoria & The Foxes Function band with Encore
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£1250 - £3750
Function bandLondon

#1 International Jazz, Soul, Funk, and Party band in London. We bring sass, style and soul to any event!

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Hire MIB band Function band with Encore
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£900 - £6100
Function bandGuildford

Book the band who performed to 300k people for the Royal Wedding of William & Kate - Professional party animals, MIB band!

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Hire Miami High Function band with Encore
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£800 - £1600
Function bandHove

We’re here to put on a show you’ll never forget! As a four-piece function band, we play anything from modern rock and pop to disco classics!

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Hire LATIMO Function band with Encore
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£2500 - £4000
Function bandLondon

Tired of Jukebox DJs and over-played classics? Then LATIMO is the band for you!

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Hire The Icono Band Function band with Encore
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£1000 - £2750
Function bandLondon

Modern 4 Piece party band with live Sax. Performed at over 600 corporate events and weddings in the UK, Europe and Asia.

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Hire Kingdom Covers Function band with Encore
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£1000 - £1400
Function bandSouth Croydon

Quality PARTY band! Playing events in and around London. There is something for everyone in our repertoire! Get your guests up and dancing!

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Hire The LOL band Function band with Encore
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£1400 - £1500
Function bandGuildford

A whole lotta fun! If you want to dance to some of the best music ever made, we are the band for you!

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Hire Rio Brass Function band with Encore
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From£900
Function bandLondon

Rio Brass was founded in 2018 with the intention of bringing the tradition of Carnival Blocos to Europe.

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Hire Andy Lowe Band Function band with Encore
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From£1000
Function bandLondon

Driven by Andy Lowe's soulful vocals and keys, we are a professional function band with a tight groove that will keep you dancing all night

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Hire ALOMA MUSIC Function band with Encore
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£375 - £1875
Function bandEpsom

Looping Duo or Live Band playing music from the 50's to current day. Smooth vibes or Lively.. ALOMA MUSIC do it all! Book this busy act now!

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Hire Midnight Martinis Function band with Encore
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£450 - £1400
Function bandTunbridge Wells

Function band Midnight Martinis perform a classic & contemporary pop soul crossover set to get everyone dancing!

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Hire The Front Runners Function band with Encore
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£750 - £1650
Function bandAscot

We’re a lively and vibrant, 4-5 piece band based in Ascot, Berkshire. We specialise in high-energy music for weddings and functions.

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Hire Yesterday's Jam Function band with Encore
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Function bandSurrey

Young and enthusiastic function/ wedding band, with a huge repertoire of classic and modern sing-along covers.

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Hire The Lineups Function band with Encore
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£1500 - £2000
Function bandBrighton

Premium professional Weddings, Party & Function band in the South East. 15+ years experience and 1000+ gigs, friendly, fun & sound lush!

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Hire Hella Soul Function band with Encore
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£1500 - £3000
Function bandLondon

Hella Soul are an irresistible party band, combining sumptuous soulful melodies and hard-hitting grooves for the perfect event.

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Hire Revival Function band with Encore
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Function bandWorthing

Playing an electrifying mix of rock, pop, funk, disco and soul music from the 50’s right through to the latest chart hits.

Latest reviews of our Function Bands in Horsham

Miami High
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"Great band for a wedding - excellent choice of songs and were really good at getting everyone up dancing. Thank you! "

Hannah hired Miami High for a Wedding (available in Horsham)

Verified Review, 25 May 2024
The Icono Band
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"The band were awesome - an absolute highlight of our wedding and we would highly recommend to anyone "

Simon hired The Icono Band for a Wedding (available in Horsham)

Verified Review, 30 March 2024
The Headliners
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"Had a brilliant night thanks to these guys, the music was fantastic, song choice bang on and they were excellent at getting my friends up and dancing. Would definitely book them again!"

Alison hired The Headliners for a Birthday party (available in Horsham)

Verified Review, 23 March 2024

FAQs about hiring Function Bands in Horsham

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What do function bands do?

Function bands perform live music at events, engaging audiences with diverse songs from various genres. They tailor their sets to fit specific occasions, encouraging guests to dance and participate. Function bands create memorable experiences by interacting with the crowd, offering customisation options, and ensuring a lively atmosphere. From weddings to corporate events, function bands enhance events with their musical expertise, making them popular choices for entertainment.

How many people are in a function band?

Most groups have a minimum of three members, and it increases from there. Most function bands are willing to adjust their size to fit your budget.

What styles of music can a function band play?

Function bands can perform various genres, including pop, rock, R&B, soul, funk, jazz, and even classical music. Their versatility allows them to cater to different audiences. From classic hits to contemporary chart-toppers, function bands tailor their repertoire to suit the crowd, making them a popular choice for most events.

Do function bands take requests?

Function bands will know a lot of songs, and if they don't know yours, they can learn it. Your booking may incur an extra fee as a result, but it will be well worth it to hear your favourite music played exclusively for you. A function band can gauge which songs will get people on the dance floor and which songs will change the mood, so give them your best music and let them give you a live performance that will keep the dancefloor filled.

How long do function bands play for?

Typically, function bands are hired for two one-hour sets or three 40-minute sets, with breaks of 15 to 30 minutes in between. As such, we advise to not look at hiring a function band during a wedding meal (if booking for a wedding). It's important to note, that your function band will also require around one hour for setup and soundcheck.

Do I have to pay for the band's travel?

With Encore, all fees (travel, VAT, and other expenses a musician may need) are included in the quote, making booking a function band simple. The only additional add-on fee is the optional Encore Cover package we offer which means on top of your Basic Protection (full refund in the unlikely event of a musician cancellation), you will also get a tailored replacement search, out-of-hours support, and if the replacement act is more expensive than the original musician booked, we’ll cover the cost. As such, you can have complete peace of mind you will have the perfect entertainment for you event. As with all musicians, the closer they are to your chosen venue, the lower the fees will be thus we always advise to consider local bands first.

Do bands need insurance?

All professional function bands should have PLI, and your venue may need it. PLI, or third-party insurance, is short for Public Liability Insurance. PLI insures damage to another person or their property that occurs during your event, for as if a guest trips over the band's amplifier. It's easy to find and book bands with PLI on Encore, as all our bands with PLI will be marked with a badge on their profile.

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!

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!

Hiring a Function Band in Horsham

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Folk
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1 hour
Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a Function Band in Horsham?

The typical price per group member for Function Bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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