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 881 of the best professional bands right here to choose from.

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Wedding bandWolverhampton

Fantastic professional four piece from the West Midlands but playing all over the UK. Outstanding vocals and musicianship

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From£650
Wedding bandHoughton le Spring

We are a 4 piece band, featuring the fantastic vocals of Sam Tomlin. The music we play is upbeat, lively and will keep people dancing

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From£800
Wedding bandNewcastle upon Tyne

Wedding and function band fronted by Sophie Danielle. Features both male and female vocals. Perform popular hits from the 60s to now

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From£640
Wedding bandBilston

House of Chords are a fun, energetic and authentic live Party Band from Birmingham, UK. Grooves and harmonies guaranteed!

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From£1500
Wedding bandRedcar

Great party band featuring male & female lead vocalists with bass, guitar, drums, keyboards, sax & percussion. Up to 3 hours of live music

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From£700
Wedding bandChorley

The North West’s Premier Disco, Soul & Motown Band

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From£640
Wedding bandCambridge

The Mock Rockers perform as both a 3 & 4 pc when Charlotte joins to adding superb vocals & keyboard skills to the band see various videos.

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From£1000
Wedding bandMaidstone

The Chaucer’s are a private entertainment party band for any celebration or event.

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Wedding bandCardiff

Rock the Mike is a 7 piece function band for weddings, parties, uni balls, etc. We play pop, disco and all the old school dance classics!

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From£650
Wedding bandDundee

Scotland's Premier Wedding & Events Band with an 80s twist

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From£480
Wedding bandBlandford Forum

The Royal T’s are a high energy three piece acoustic group with incredible 3 part harmony vocals that create an infectious good time vibe.

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From£850
Wedding bandGuildford

The Wilderminds are the renowned acoustic act charming crowds with their traditional up beat folk twist to modern and popular song.

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From£770
Wedding bandBirmingham

The Five Dollar Shakes are a modern 3-piece professional party band based around the North-West of England, playing all over the U.K.

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From£1440
Wedding bandNottingham

Award winning 9 piece party band specialising in weddings and corporate events. Own PA and lights supplied as well as DJ if required.

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From£695
Wedding bandHull

Professional wedding and function band performing both modern musical goodness and old classics! Probably the best band in the universe.

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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£700
Wedding bandBristol

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

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Wedding bandHaywards Heath

Festival wedding band playing your favourite covers with upright bass& banjo before moving into full rock/pop-tastic electric sets!

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Popular genres:
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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