Function Bands for hire in Northumberland

Hire a function band in Northumberland 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 356 of the best professional bands right here.

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12 bands in or around Northumberland
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Function bandNewcastle upon Tyne(28 mi)

4-piece rock and pop function band, guaranteed to spice up any wedding, party or function!

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Function bandNewcastle upon Tyne(34 mi)

The band is perfect for performing at weddings, balls, birthday parties, and corporate events.

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From£500
Function bandNewcastle upon Tyne(35 mi)

Rock trio based in the North East, playing a mix of alternative, indie, funk, and rock n roll available for functions, pubs, anything really

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From£1600
Function bandGateshead(36 mi)

Jazz & Swing | Soul & Funk | Chart & Top 40 8 to 19 musicians

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From£280
Function bandHebburn(38 mi)

Duke are an energetic acoustic duo performing your favourite pop/rock covers at events across the UK, with years of industry experience!

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Function bandNewcastle upon Tyne(33 mi)

Hailing from County Durham, The Arrival have evolved to become one of the North East’s most reputable, energetic cover bands.

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Function bandNewcastle upon Tyne(34 mi)

Wedding and function band fronted by Sophie Danielle. Features both male and female vocals. Perform popular hits from the 60s to now

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From£640
Function bandNewcastle upon Tyne(35 mi)

The Northeast's funkiest and most soulful wedding and corporate function band bringing all the fun to every event!

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From£1290
Function bandNorth Shields(39 mi)

Well-known music re-envisioned in exciting and surprising new ways, rock becomes swing, pop becomes jazz, hiphop becomes soul and vice versa

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From£550
Function bandNorth Shields(37 mi)

The Hornzmen are a rocking soulful funky bluesy brass and horn based party band that perform ripping versions of hit music as only they can!

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From£400
Function bandNewcastle upon Tyne(33 mi)

Energetic Indie Wedding & Function Band

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Function bandWallsend(36 mi)

If you want a brilliant show then go no further than the Riverbeat band

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Function bandLeeds(107 mi)

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

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From£890
Function bandSalford(125 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(140 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(54 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(133 mi)

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

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Function bandNorthampton(220 mi)

Milton Keynes’ longest running party band!

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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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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