Rock Bands for hire in the UK

Looking to hire a rock band in the UK? Made up of the best musicians across the UK, you can browse our selection of over 419 rock bands available for your event. If you’ve got a dance floor that needs filling, then you can’t do much better than hiring a brilliant rock band. Whether you’re looking for modern indie bands, or classic rockers, our versatile bands can perform anything from Mr Brightside to Bon Jovi and back.

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From£1990
Rock bandGuildford

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

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From£1150
Rock bandPlymouth

I Love Amp are an incredible 4 piece party band offering a dynamic set list, they know how to entertain!

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From£900
Rock bandMaidstone

We are Brothers From Another Cover, a covers band made with a passion for music and making sure everyone has a good time.

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From£700
Rock bandBristol

Pop Rock party band that will get the dance floor moving with tracks for all ages from Rolling Stones to Arctic Monkeys via Stevie Wonder.

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From£200
Rock bandLeeds

Hindsight are a Duo, 3 or 4 Piece Band, versatile to suit the requirements of many types of gig!

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From£2200
Rock bandGuildford

Central Avenue - a corporate function and live party band specialising in Weddings, Private Parties and Corporate Events

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From£600
Rock bandLeeds

Professional 4-9 piece Leeds based party/function band available for any event!

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From£1300
Rock bandLeicester

The UK's Premiere Party Band

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From£640
Rock bandBarry

Stylishly performing hits from across six decades, catering for all musical tastes and featuring two fantastic male and female vocals.

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From£800
Rock bandFrome

FairPlay are a leading 6-piece professional function band playing floor-filling Disco, Funk, Soul, Pop and Rock to engage every audience!

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From£640
Rock bandManchester

Irish/ Rock covers band. Established 10 years. Worldwide bookings.

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From£1500
Rock 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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From£1500
Rock bandSheffield

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

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From£1800
Rock bandWoking

Bloomfield Avenue are a high end, experienced function band based in the UK. Covering all genres of music, for all types of party.

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From£1000
Rock bandBristol

5 piece party band providing the biggest bangers to keep you moving all night!

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From£1850
Rock bandLondon

Available as full amplified band and as a roaming quartet The iPhonics are one of London's most accomplished party bands.

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Rock bandSwansea

If you have been looking for extraordinary pop, rock, indie party band, your search ends here!

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From£1000
Rock bandPeterborough

With a huge repertoire spanning the decades and genres, and a professional approach to giving you the best performance.

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Popular genres:
Rock, Pop, Indie
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How much does it cost to hire a rock band?

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

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Frequently asked questions

Can any rock band play my favourite song?

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

How much time do rock bands take to set up?

Your rock band 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 rock band 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 rock bands 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 rock bands 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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