Wedding Bands for hire in Southampton

Find a wedding band in Southampton for hire for your big day! If you want musicians who will keep your guests dancing all night you're in the right place. Whether you love pop classics, rock anthems or classic Motown hits, we have 824 of the best professional bands right here to choose from.

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61 bands in or around Southampton
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From£1590
Wedding bandSussex(26 mi)

A professional live band performing an awesome set of covers that will have the dance floor at your party packed from start to finish!

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From£750
Wedding bandBournemouth(25 mi)

Tweed in Bourbon | 2 to 6 piece | High energy Folk, Covers, Americana & Ceilidh | Wedding & Live Events band | Based in Dorset

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From£1250
Wedding bandSouthampton(2 mi)

"All bands advertise themselves as “The Best” or “ The Ultimate” but there really isn’t another band like EverClare!

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From£700
Wedding bandSouthampton(1 mi)

“POCKETROCKINGMUSIC” – NOUN – The art or science of performing music that makes your body move.

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From£640
Wedding bandBournemouth(24 mi)

Rooster are a group of highly accomplished musicians that will keep the dance floor jumping with their eclectic song list from 50's to now!

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From£640
Wedding bandSouthampton(1 mi)

H!TS are a charismatic 4-piece party band who have a diverse and varied repertoire covering music of all popular genres and decades.

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From£2250
Wedding bandSalisbury(20 mi)

The Deloreons are the UK's most Experienced, High-End Party Band. Having performed all over Europe together for over 10years.

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From£645
Wedding bandSouthampton(1 mi)

'Energetic & Soulful Duo or Full Band' Extensive Live Experience, Inc Opening for Leona Lewis, Peter Andre, Rebecca Ferguson & The Eels!

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From£1990
Wedding bandPortsmouth(12 mi)

Wait for the Wagon are the UK's favourite vintage wedding band, the perfect choice of wedding entertainment for your vintage wedding reception!

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From£1900
Wedding bandBasingstoke(26 mi)

Bright Lights are a sensational, professional function band from Surrey, performing as a 6-piece band with female lead vocals.

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From£650
Wedding bandSouthsea(17 mi)

3-piece Bavarian Oompah Band

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Wedding bandLondon/Surrey(28 mi)

19Eighties play the best songs of the 80s era, providing a quality performance whilst playing the songs as they were meant to heard.

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From£1000
Wedding bandSouthampton(1 mi)

Penthouse 5 are a live party band specialising in private events for company parties, product launches, award shows, weddings and more.

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From£1280
Wedding bandSouthampton(1 mi)

Award winning horn tooting, boogie shaking and hulk smashing.

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From£1990
Wedding bandWinchester(11 mi)

Vintage Boots are the UK's leading vintage wedding band, the perfect choice of wedding entertainment for your vintage wedding reception!

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From£1690
Wedding bandFarnham(7 mi)

Homecoming Kings are an awesome four piece guitar-driven rock act that take you right back to the glory days of 90’s and 00’s pop punk and college rock.

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From£1500
Wedding bandPortsmouth(12 mi)

Ever fancied having your favourite indie-pop band play your wedding, party or corporate event? Then Purple Heights are the function act for you.

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From£1950
Wedding bandFareham(7 mi)

The Boutiques perform live covers of dancefloor fillers in a Mumford & Sons style which is perfect for vintage-themed weddings!

Hiring a wedding band

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Pop, Rock, Jazz
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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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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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