Christmas party Party Bands for hire in Essex

Hire a party band in Essex for your christmas party today. Whatever type of christmas party you're planning, we have 713 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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23 bands in or around Essex
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Party bandHornchurch(19 mi)

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(21 mi)

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

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From£800
Party bandChelmsford(4 mi)

Dirty Wafer are a professional 5 piece band, performing nationwide for corporate and wedding events.

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From£200
Party bandChelmsford(5 mi)

Rockoon are a 4 piece Essex based covers band. We play a mixture of, rock, indy pop and more.

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From£1200
Party bandBraintree(8 mi)

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

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From£1600
Party bandWickford(8 mi)

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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From£900
Party bandWickford(10 mi)

All the biggest Rock and indie Festival Anthems!

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Party bandColchester(14 mi)

5 piece wedding/function/party band playing covers from '60's to now, with additional DJ service and acoustic sets available.

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From£1395
Party bandColchester(16 mi)

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

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From£1200
Party bandBishop's Stortford(20 mi)

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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Party bandLoughton(22 mi)

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

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From£1382
Party bandLoughton(22 mi)

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

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From£1100
Party bandBuckhurst Hill(24 mi)

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

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From£640
Party bandGravesend(24 mi)

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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From£900
Party bandWickford(8 mi)

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

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Party bandLeigh-on-Sea(13 mi)

Arcadium are a semi professional covers function band.

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Party bandDunmow(14 mi)

a brilliant band for your special event

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From£375
Party bandColchester(15 mi)

Discovery Duo are two accomplished musicians mostly working on ships, but if you get the chance to see them when they are on leave go for it

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Pop, Disco, 1990s era music
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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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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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