Corporate event Function Bands for hire in the UK

Hire a function band in the UK for your corporate event today. Whatever type of corporate event you're planning, we have 817 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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Function bandLondon

5 piece fun and professional party band

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From£800
Function bandWisbech

A professional, 5 piece function band from East Anglia, guranteed to fill the dance floor at your wedding, party or corporate event

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From£1280
Function bandLeatherhead

World class, professional, 8 piece function band from the South East specialising in Ska, Funk, Soul, Rock, Reggae, Blues, Pop

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From£1350
Function bandBristol

Funkty Dumpty - The ultimate party band, playing the very best live funk, soul and pop at weddings, Christmas parties and corporate events!

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From£800
Function bandLondon/Brighton

Good Company boast an impressive repertoire, spanning over 6 decades of popular music, guaranteed to get your audience on the dance floor.

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Function bandLondon

Driven by Andy Lowe's soulful vocals and keys, we are a professional function band with a tight groove that will keep you dancing all night

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From£1500
Function bandSouthampton

The GraceNote Band are an experienced and refreshingly entertaining group of musicians available as a 2 - 12 piece ensemble.

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From£400
Function bandCardiff

KINGSON are an in-demand professional band, covering a range of styles with a funky edge and energy that's guaranteed to get you dancing!

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Function bandLondon

JW and the Lizards, are one of the UK’s most in-demand Jazz, Soul and Pop function band. Guaranteed to turn any event into a real party

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From£1100
Function bandWitney

The Coute Diomboulou Band led by Cissokho is composed of musicians, mostly griots, from the old Mande Empire of West Africa.

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Function bandAldershot

7 Piece Soul Band based in Surrey - Filling dance floors across the UK for the last 12 years!

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From£1200
Function bandBeckenham

"Absolutely marvellous, a real treat, I never left the dance floor." Julie M - Redhill, Surrey, July 2016

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Function bandLeicester

The Authentic are a professional function Band experienced in every aspect of creating a great party atmosphere for your event.

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From£1800
Function bandNottingham

Contemporary orchestra performing cool, funky and current music for corporate events & large parties. Includes DJ

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Function bandLeeds

With a fresh modern sound, Elevation Avenue is one of the most exciting funk, soul and rock bands in the North!

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From£640
Function bandLiverpool

Songfire Band are a Wedding, Function & Party band based in Liverpool. Established in 2013 they regularly play at events across the UK.

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From£800
Function bandBarnsley

Harbour Club are a premium band with years of experience performing across the country. Come on, #Jointheclub

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Function bandWoodbridge

Back out of the Box Suffolk's Premier Functions Band with a repertoire that spans four generations,

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Jazz
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How much does it cost to hire a function band?

The typical price per group member for function bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

What kind of performance should I expect from a function band?

Good question! There are essentially three types of function band performances: headline, background, and roaming. Headline bands are the most common; perfect for filling the dancefloor and getting the crowd moving. Background function bands are usually jazz bands - they can provide a great ambience for whatever event you might have in mind. Roaming bands are great for outdoor weddings or events where you want the band to get around to all the guests and provide a bit of audience interaction. Roaming bands are only possible as an acoustic act, so they come cord-free!

Will function bands take song requests?

Yes - but always best to ask well in advance! Most bands will be very accomodating if you've asked them to play a few special requests. Function bands are also usually very experienced, so requests on the night aren't out-of-the-question either (just don't be upset if they aren't keen to play all 23 minutes of Echoes by Pink Floyd!).

Will the function band provide all their own equipment?

Yes - most function bands will be fully equipped with their own PA system, music gear, and usually even lighting! Many will also provide a sound assistant, as well as a DJ service. A DJ service will keep the music going while the band take short breaks, but is also perfect add-on if you and your guests want to boogie into the far-reaches of the night!

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