Wedding Strolling Bands available to hire in Gateshead

Looking to hire a roaming or strolling band in Gateshead for your wedding? Browse our hand-picked selection of over 50 roaming and strolling bands available today. Roaming bands are perfect for providing mobile entertainment to guests on the move. Whether you’re hosting outdoors and want some acoustic jazz, or you’re looking for a group of wandering troubadours to delight your guests - we have all the best portable performers right here! All of the bands shown below can travel and are available in Gateshead.

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All the bands below are available to travel to Gateshead
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From£1120
Strolling bandLeicester(161 mi)

Inspired by the sounds of the streets of New Orleans, 7 Leicester lads make up King Brasstards - featuring percussion & big sound brass!

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From£750
Strolling bandAylesbury(219 mi)

Your guests won't forget us! We guarantee smiles and great tunes, all with a twist of Uke!

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From£950
Strolling bandAylesbury(219 mi)

We wander, we sing. We stroll, we strum. Your guests will love it!

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From£1250
Strolling bandLondon(246 mi)

Energetic roaming band from London town! Everything from old-school soul to modern classics.

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From£800
Strolling bandBrentford(246 mi)

A flexible New Orleans Street Band playing a mix of traditional Dixieland, Mardi Gras as well as classic and modern pop covers.

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From£650
Strolling bandLeeds(78 mi)

Acoustic Jazz Ensemble

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From£900
Strolling bandLeeds(79 mi)

Intimate, soulful earth music delivered in an artfully unassuming style. Tiptoe’s music is soulful pop and jazz, foreground or background.

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From£320
Strolling bandLeeds(80 mi)

A sexy sax playing man called Dan!

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From£1250
Strolling bandTodmorden(88 mi)

Fat Cat Brass. A modern brass band like you've never seen before!

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From£1000
Strolling bandRochdale(92 mi)

Manchester's definitive Oompah Band. Featuring many of the North West's leading professional brass musicians. We can cater for any event.

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From£1450
Strolling bandManchester(105 mi)

A Modern, Slick Party Band performing the ultimate party set!

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From£1690
Strolling bandLiverpool(122 mi)

The Folk Fellas are the North West's premier folk-style covers band.

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From£1990
Strolling bandLiverpool(122 mi)

If you're a fan of festival headliners like Mumford & Sons and want a band like that to rock your wedding or event then The Barnstormers are the band for you!

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From£1740
Strolling bandLeicester(161 mi)

Hire the best live band from the Midlands to perform at your wedding or function and enjoy a night you and your guests will talk about for years to come!

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From£480
Strolling bandLeicester(161 mi)

We are two sisters who sing in harmony and as well as our own songs, we re-work covers, performing chilled acoustic and uptempo classics

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From£450
Strolling bandLeicester(161 mi)

Let EVOKE take your night to next level with their soulful twist on your favourite tunes

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From£350
Strolling bandPeterborough(176 mi)

With TLP, what you see is what you get – two guys, two guitars and two voices, performing classic songs from the 50’s to the present day.

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Strolling bandLlanidloes(193 mi)

Stunningly good music and Calling from this 3 piece band .... Crannog Ceilidh Band

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

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

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Frequently asked questions

Can any strolling band play my favourite song?

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

How much time do strolling bands take to set up?

Your strolling 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 strolling 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 strolling 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 strolling 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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