Original Artists for hire in Berkshire

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£500 - £700
Original artistOxford

We are a classic rock, punk and indie covers band based in Oxford. We can provide a variety of sets to suit your needs.

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£500 - £1300
Original artistMaidenhead

A fresh and insanely talented Acoustic Duo, who will wow guests with their silky smooth voices, heavenly guitar solos and loop pedal setup!

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£1000 - £2500
Original artistOxford

Oxford's finest student jazz a cappella ensemble will bring friendly charm, as well as dazzling musical sophistication to your event!

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£450 - £700
Original artistUxbridge

Young, exciting and versatile folk band for all occasions! Ceilidhs, Weddings and Private Functions, flexible to you and your budget.

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Original artistReading

4-piece Indie/Alt. Rock based in Reading, UK

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£200 - £1400
Original artistReading

We take you back to the Jazz and Blues prohibition era with a twist. We've played over 400 events.

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£600 - £1500
Original artistMaidenhead

A unique country-pop take on songs new and old, The Haystacks Band will ensure your night is talked about long after you've stopped dancing!

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£400 - £1000
Original artistDarlington

UK ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR , HOT COUNTRY TV AWARDS IRELAND 2022 INTERNATIONAL SINGLE OF THE YEAR ATLANTA USA ISSA AWARDS 2022

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From£640
Original artistBedford

The Quartet is an international group based in London and led by Detroit born trumpet player Brant Tilds. We perform everywhere.

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From£480
Original artistLeicester

We are two sisters who sing in harmony and as well as our own songs, we re-work covers, performing chilled acoustic and uptempo classics

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From£640
Original artistSouth West London

Female fronted high end act, amazing pedigree and performance history in rock, blues, Americana - call us to rock your world!

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From£480
Original artistLondon

Marco & The Freedivers deliver authentic Blues, Jazz and Rock'nRoll, from intimate/quiet atmospheres, up to festival high energy shows

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From£1600
Original artistPortsmouth

Fine Voice Entertainers are always focused on attention to detail and promise you the best performance they can give.

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From£850
Original artistLondon

Fear of the Forest is a hammered dulcimer-led ensemble formed in London in 2012 and fronted by Kate Arnold on dulcimer, violin and vocals.

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£400 - £600
Original artistCwmbran

The dynamic singer/songwriting duo covering music from 1910 to now in all genres!

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From£640
Original artistSE London

'Beethoven reloaded' #1 tango fusion band in the UK...more prog rock, post-tango. 'Audiences leave wowed every time

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£500 - £1650
Original artistLondon

Singer, songwriter, acoustic, band, soulful, female, wedding, funeral, functions, corporate events, churches, choir, restaurant, bars,events

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£400 - £600
Original artistStourport-on-Severn

An acoustic duo like no other promises to bring a unique and uplifting experience to your event.

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Folk
Average response time:
2 hours
Busiest times:
July, September, December

How much does it cost to hire an original artist?

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

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Frequently asked questions

Can any original artist play my favourite song?

Professional original artists will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that original artists may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the original artist's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do original artists take to set up?

Your original artist will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the original artist prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our original artists are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our original artists will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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