Function Bands for hire in Nottinghamshire

Hire a function band in Nottinghamshire 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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All the bands below are available to travel to Nottinghamshire
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£1150 - £2250
Function bandSheffield

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

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£480 - £650
Function bandMansfield

A popular folk group, we perform a mix of Popular folk, Irish classic and modern, and original songs

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From£1800
Function bandNottingham

Contemporary orchestra performing cool, funky and current music for corporate events & large parties. Includes DJ

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From£750
Function bandLoughborough

Boogie Street are an established Live Function Band with each member having at least 10 years experience in the industry.

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Function bandNottingham

“The best wedding and function band in the midlands”

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£250 - £1250
Function bandNottingham

The Groovy Cats are a five-piece band from Chesterfield. We play high-energy pop, funk, rock, and indie.

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From£320
Function bandAlfreton

5* rated UK Acoustic wedding music & Party Duo, with a modern flavour. A unique setup fuses Male Vocals, Acoustic Guitars, and looped beats.

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From£1440
Function bandNottingham

Award winning 9 piece party band specialising in weddings and corporate events. Own PA and lights supplied as well as DJ if required.

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From£320
Function bandChesterfield

Fiddlers Green are an energetic duo, playing a range of Popular Irish songs and tunes, or Country/Rock and Roll to suit the occasion.

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From£500
Function bandLincoln

The Minesweepers consist of 20 years pro musician Aidan Marshall, bass guitarist Gaz Mackie, and Richard Duffin, ex Martyr Defiled drummer

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£550 - £650
Function bandNottingham

Cranberry Flick are a 7 piece swing, jive, rhythm &blues band performing music in their distinctive vintage style.

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£960 - £5000
Function bandNottingham

Nottingham based sisters Ann and Sonia perform classic soul/disco and reggae hits with the Sweet V Band at public and private venues.

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£800 - £1500
Function bandDerby

The Midlands most exciting modern brass group. From Dolly Parton to Dance Monkey, all musical tastes covered! "You say it, we play it!"

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Function bandNottingham

Leading the way with Funk & Soul music at weddings, corporate events and parties across the UK.

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£1500 - £1750
Function bandDoncaster

The Ultimate pop/rock party band, performing across the world for over 10 years, incredibly professional and ready to fill your dance floor

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Function bandLincoln

Bringing the Rock.... and the confetti

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£1680 - £3495
Function bandBexleyheath

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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£700 - £5000
Function bandLondon

Multi-genre function bands & DJ service - From solo acts to 12pc bands, we interact with your guests on the floor for the REAL party effect!

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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