Wedding Bands for hire in the UK

Find a wedding band in the UK 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 360 of the best professional bands right here to choose from.

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Wedding bandManchester

Weddings, partys, cocktail bars, hotels. You name it The Cacti Collective have got the music to make your function memorable.

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From£600
Wedding bandCheadle

LeFunk! is a funk, disco, soul, motown and pop covers band with Acoustic duo and DJ Service options formed in 2010 in the North West UK

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From£950
Wedding bandWorcester

Playing Abba to The Killers and everything in between. Would you like FREE DJ music too ? Lets get this party rocking!

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From£960
Wedding bandLondon

The Party Manifesto bring the best of 1990s pop, dance, RnB and hiphop to your party, event or wedding

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From£1000
Wedding bandCoventry

Stuck in the Groove is a lively and energetic party band, bringing top quality music to every occasion. Guaranteed to get you on your feet!

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From£995
Wedding bandCheadle

Groovething are a fabulous wedding, function and party band, based in the North West of England.

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From£1250
Wedding bandEdinburgh

Young, fresh and modern. Rocket Jam are an energetic, bespoke function band with an aim to make any event one to remember.

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From£700
Wedding bandManchestser

Grazia Strings combine electric and acoustic instruments to deliver original and unique performances you've never seen before!

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From£2250
Wedding bandKilmarnock

A lively and experienced wedding and function band with male and female vocals and a top notch horn section. We will get the party started!

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From£800
Wedding bandGlasgow

THE Hardest Working Wedding Band In Scotland

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From£940
Wedding bandBury Saint Edmunds

Cupids Wish help make the magic happen!

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From£1200
Wedding bandMalpas

Brass Monkees are an electric 9 piece band bringing an action packed fun-filled combination of Soul, Pop, R&B, Funk and Motown.

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From£1700
Wedding bandLondon

As seen on The Voice. Professional 4 piece soul/pop/Rnb and motown covers band that tour regularly with great artists, including Olly Murs.

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From£900
Wedding bandBolton

Bespoke, premium live music for any occasion.

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From£825
Wedding bandSwindon

An upbeat party band with lots of wedding & party experience playing an exciting set of covers in our own funky style

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From£1100
Wedding bandHorsham

Strobe are and exciting, young outfit with killer vocals and great musicians behind them! Guaranteed to get any party atmosphere jumping!

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From£500
Wedding bandWirral

Recognised as THE best covers band in Merseyside. Indie, pop and rock with attitude.

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From£2300
Wedding bandPaisley

The Soul Establishment are a first class 2 - 11 piece soul band specialising in high energy music for weddings, corporate events and parties

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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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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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