New Years Eve party Function Bands for hire in Canterbury

Hire a function band in Canterbury for your new years eve party today. Whatever type of new years eve party you're planning, we have 690 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 Canterbury
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From£1280
Function bandSittingbourne

Loose Change is the perfect showband for weddings, birthday parties, anniversaries, functions or corporate events in South-East England.

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From£1600
Function bandRamsgate

Established in 2018, Previously known as the Interseptors Showband. Decades Showband is one of the most energetic and entertaining Showbands

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From£900
Function bandMaidstone

We are Brothers From Another Cover, a covers band made with a passion for music and making sure everyone has a good time.

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From£800
Function bandHerne Bay

Premium party band based in the South East, guaranteed to get you on the dancefloor!

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From£640
Function bandDover

The Dynamics are a fun, energetic band with outstanding musicianship. With a repertoire of over 250 songs, there's something for everyone!

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From£1000
Function bandMaidstone

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

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From£960
Function bandCanterbury

Motown and soulful funk driven covers from a super six piece function and party band

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From£1000
Function bandAshford

Professional, fun and energetic function band based in Kent. Be prepared to dance your socks off!

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From£315
Function bandCanterbury

An ultimate feelgood experience playing the rock and roll everyone loves. We get everyone up and dancing and provide the feelgood factor.

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From£750
Function bandLeeds

100% Live Music... with floor-fillers from the 60s to the 10s

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From£700
Function bandLondon

Multi-genre function bands & DJ service - From solo acts to 12pc bands, we interact with your guests on the floor for the REAL party effect!

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From£1800
Function bandLondon

The Edge are a first class, international modern party band, rocking corporate events, weddings and functions both here in the UK and abroad

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From£900
Function bandLondon

The Sound Express band is a high energy , versatile and super professional band, performing a huge range of classic and current hits.

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From£1549
Function bandLondon

Cool, stylish, exciting and preferred supplier to many exclusive venues. Vivid cover all the best artists and deliver the best shows.

Hiring a function band

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Jazz
Average response time:
3 hours
Busiest times:
July, August, September

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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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

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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