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Birthday party Party Bands for hire in Essex

Hire a party band in Essex for your birthday party today. Whatever type of birthday party you're planning, we have 360 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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All the bands below are available to travel to Essex
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£800 - £2400
Party bandHornchurch

We are a 5 piece covers band playing upbeat songs from the 60’s to the 00’s

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From£700
Party bandHornchurch

Let Matt, Dave and Paul give your party event a brilliant musical boost with the very best in live music.

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£500 - £3000
Party bandBraintree

The band perform covers consisting of pop, rock, soul and funk ranging from the 60's until now.

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£1958 - £3636
Party bandLoughton

London's finest 4-10 piece "wow-factor" party band playing the best dance floor fillers from the 50s right through to the current top 40.

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From£1100
Party bandBuckhurst Hill

Jukerox are an Essex based function band offering a stadium rock performance on any stage!!

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£1382 - £1932
Party bandLoughton

Party band ready to deliver the most captivating and interactive perforance you and your guests have ever seen!

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Party bandColchester

Colchester's premium function band, bringing together years of experience and expertise to get your party started!

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£1226 - £2583
Party bandHarlow

Expect top-notch performances Soul Allegiance's super-tight musicians, with powerhouse vocals that regularly grace the West End!

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£626 - £2011
Party bandHarlow

Indigo Delight is a female-fronted outfit specialising in urban-vibe with plenty of RnB and garage in their repertoire.

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From£900
Party bandWickford

The Soul Corporation - Five like minded Funksters sharing a passion for live music with Soul, Groove and Flair!

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£960 - £1200
Party bandBishop's Stortford

One of the UK's premier covers bands with an awesome reputation for providing the very best live music for functions and events.

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From£1600
Party bandWickford

Bootsy - Ten piece funk/soul band based in Essex with DJ Performing classic Soul, Disco and Funk covers... guaranteed to get you dancing!

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£500 - £1200
Party bandHarlow

The Ultimate Function Band specialising in Corporate and Wedding functions. Playing the best in Disco, Soul, Motown and Pop.

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From£640
Party bandGravesend

4 piece function band located in London/Kent bringing you the finest in party music and guaranteed to make your guest dance all night.

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£750 - £1100
Party bandChelmsford

Weddings, Birthdays, Bar Mitzvahs, Anniversaries WE DO IT ALL. We get the party going and get everyone involved!

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£750 - £1000
Party bandLeigh-on-Sea

THE KOOL-EST ROCK'N'ROLL BAND IN THE LAND!! Essex's #1 Rock'n'Roll Band. A band that will keep the dance floor rockin all night!!

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£900 - £1500
Party bandWickford

All the biggest Rock and indie Festival Anthems!

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£800 - £1800
Party bandDunmow

a brilliant band for your special event

Hiring a party band

Useful information

Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, 1990s era music
Average response time:
3 hours
Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a party band?

The typical price per group member for party 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

Can any party band play my favourite song?

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

How much time do party bands take to set up?

Your party 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 party 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 party 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 party 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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