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Wedding Bands for hire in Dover

Find a wedding band in Dover for hire for your big day! If you want a first-class, local band that will keep your guests dancing all night you're in the right place. Whether you need to book wedding music for the reception, ceremony or party, we have 360 of the best professional live bands right here to choose from!

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All the bands below are available to travel to Dover
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From£1000
Wedding bandAshford

Professional, fun and energetic function band based in Kent. Be prepared to dance your socks off!

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£800 - £2200
Wedding bandHerne Bay

Premium party band based in the South East, guaranteed to get you on the dancefloor!

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£900 - £1500
Wedding bandFaversham

FOR ALL AGES AND EVERY OCCASION! We are a CEILIDH (or BARN DANCE BAND). English country dancing with ZEST!!!!! We sing too!

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From£640
Wedding bandDover

The Dynamics are a fun, energetic band with outstanding musicianship. With a repertoire of over 250 songs, there's something for everyone!

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From£1280
Wedding bandSittingbourne

Loose Change is the perfect showband for weddings, birthday parties, anniversaries, functions or corporate events in South-East England.

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£960 - £1600
Wedding bandCanterbury

Motown and soulful funk driven covers from a super six piece function and party band

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£400 - £900
Wedding bandRamsgate

Retro to contemporary function group with a twist. We’ve played over a thousand gigs; private functions, pubs and clubs to festivals.

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From£1600
Wedding bandRamsgate

Established in 2018, Previously known as the Interseptors Showband. Decades Showband is one of the most energetic and entertaining Showbands

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From£320
Wedding bandWhitstable

“Kent’s best female folk duo”.

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£1500 - £3800
Wedding bandCanterbury

Stunning vocals, rhythm section, four piece brass section and funky rhythm guitar. Swing to Soul, we've got it covered.

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£315 - £500
Wedding bandCanterbury

An ultimate feelgood experience playing the rock and roll everyone loves. We get everyone up and dancing and provide the feelgood factor.

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£1700 - £2000
Wedding bandSittingbourne

Arguably Kent's premier and certainly longest running function band. Travelling across the uk, Ireland, belgium and Holland.

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£500 - £2550
Wedding bandLondon

The Alleycatz are one of the UK's Premier function bands! A brilliant 5-8 piece pop/Motown & funk band that'll bring class to any occasion!

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£1275 - £1565
Wedding bandSalcombe

I Love Amp are an incredible 4 piece party band offering a dynamic set list, they know how to entertain! The UK's favourite party band! 🇬🇧

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Wedding bandWarwick

Jam Hot are the pinnacle of luxury live entertainment. This exceptional 8-21 piece showband wow audiences all over the world! 5* Reviews

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£1600 - £5100
Wedding bandLondon

Incredible 9-15 piece party band for luxury events. We've entertained throughout Europe at beautiful weddings and trendy corporate parties!

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Wedding bandLondon

London's #1 Showband. Featuring a collective of the country's finest session musicians.

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Wedding bandLondon

With a DJ and live band you’ll have the dance floor jumping whilst flawless musicians wow the crowd with their impressive performances!

Hiring a wedding band

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Jazz
Average response time:
2 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a wedding band?

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

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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

Frequently asked questions

What songs will a wedding band perform?

Professional wedding bands usually have extensive song lists - they're experienced musicians and will cater the songs they play to fit the mood of the night (with your input and ideas of course!). A wedding band's first priority is hitting the right tunes at the right time, getting your guests dancing, and making sure the evening is unforgettable. Unlike a pre-organised Spotify playlist, wedding bands will 'read the room', providing the right musical atmosphere to suit the moment. Make sure you tell the band the song you'd like them to play for the first dance well in advance - they might already know it, but best not to risk it!

When should I get the band to perform?

After the wedding dinner is usually your best bet. The band will normally set-up during dinner, and be ready to start the party when you are. If you're after something low-key, getting the band to play background music during canapes is not unheard of - simply let them know beforehand.

Will the wedding band provide all their own equipment?

Wedding bands will come well-prepared with all their own equipment: lights, PA system, music gear, and sometimes even a sound assistant! To give them a break between their sets, they will also often provide a DJ service, which will keep the guests happy and the dancefloor moving (and perhaps, even grooving - depends on whether you invited crazy uncle Albert or not!)

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