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THE FUSION DUKES

Set forth to challenge people’s preconceptions of event entertainment. Through a fierce display of musical prowess via their soul, funk and rock tinged covers of hits from now and then, The Fusion Dukes create a truly eclectic atmosphere at every live show, taking your event from 'great' to 'legendary' status. With a set-list rich in well-known hits, unrivaled show production, super-tight performances and an air of originality far surpassing that of a typical covers-band, they bring something to the table no other act can; a stadium-level band hired to thrill and entertain. The Fusion Dukes have over 15 years of combined experience working with brands and companies such as Disney, Nickleodeon and The BBC, in locations such as Manchester, Glasgow, the Lake District and London’s O2.

Available in Cumbria from £1500

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Theblackmarcs

Theblackmarcs are a fantastic duo based in the North East of England but available to perform all over the country. They offer a wide variety of music ranging from the 50s right up to the latest chart releases. This includes hits from some of your favourite artists such as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, Elvis Presley, U2, The Killers, The Stereophonics, Kodaline, Marvin Gaye, The Lumineers and many more. They provide a live band sound within a compact area.

Available in Cumbria from £200. Based in Thirsk

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String Infusion

String Infusion managed by Emma Rushworth National and International String Ensemble. String Infusion all female vibrant string group ranging from 1-20+ offering any ensemble size from solo, duo, trio, quartet or beyond. We are musicians offering acoustic or electric performances.Our musicians are professionally trained at top Music Conservatoires. Together with choreographed moves, an eye for fashion and captivating output we entice audiences of all ages on a global level. We can play acoustic by day and electric by night whatever atmosphere you wish us to create it will be delivered. As well as quality performers we are versatile and adapt to any style of music. We benefit from repeat work through client recommendations offering a unique performance for every event Our bespoke service ensures we exceed our clients expectations. CHECK OUT OUR REVIEWS BELOW: Can’t begin to tell you how overwhelmed we were by the girls’ performa...

Available in Cumbria from £200.00. Based in Manchester

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Becki Fishwick, Weddings and Events Singer

Established Female singer from The Lake District. Huge repotoire, very reliable and covers many styles. Has a vintage look and cam offer up to 8 piece band too. Fantastic reviews and support from local businesses Ideal for weddings, celebrations, vintage events and corporate bookings

Available in Cumbria from £400. Based in Barrow In Furness

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The Fabulous Dakers Boys

This is an amazing opportunity to hire a group of extremely talented North east musicians. Amaze your guests with their originality, talent and professionalism. The Dakers Boys have been entertaining at weddings for over 10 years and can deliver the best show for you and you family and friends. If you want the cool sounds of swing this is the band for you. Playing all the hit Bratpack songs to Michael Buble. Then if you prefer a soul and funk groove? Then the Dakers Boys can bring the soul to your party. The boys can also perform all you favourite hit songs. Why not Personalise your show? You get to choose you very own first set. 45mins of your music played live by The Fabulous Dakers Boys. The Line up is front man vocals, Guitar,Bass,Piano/synths,Drums if you require Brass section we have a 6 part Brass section available. All of the musicians are fantastic professionals in their own right! so this is what makes the Dakers Boys One of the best...

Available in Cumbria from £600. Based in Durham

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Funk Conspiracy

FUNK CONSPIRACY - WEDDING BAND IN NORTH EAST ENGLAND Funk Conspiracy is an experienced band that aims to create the ultimate atmosphere for your special event.. They play a wide range of classic songs to get your family and friends dancing non-stop. This is more than just a funk band, they bring their uniquely grooving style to every genre they cover. Funk Conspiracy have a first class track record of satisfied customers with hundreds of weddings and events for happy couples and leading North East businesses. Be sure to enquire today to check availability for your chosen event date.

Available in Cumbria . Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Groove Allstars

Groove Allstars are the north of England’s premier function and event band, consisting of a collection of top session musicians. Each member of Groove Allstars has been specially selected for their area of expertise and style and together they are by far the coolest, funkiest and freshest party band available to hire today. Available from a 6 to 9 piece, the band perform dance floor classics from the funk, soul and motown era, with a sprinkling of modern day hits for good measure. Mix this with the bands vast musical ability, performance experience and showmanship and you have the perfect recipe to get your event grooving from the first note to the last! Groove Allstars have bags of experience when it comes to weddings, corporate events, launch parties, Jewish celebrations or charity ball’s. The band offer a full entertainment solution so that clients can sit back, relax and enjoy seamless and memorable entertainment. Groove Allstars are ...

Available in Cumbria . Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne

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KGB (Kerry Green Band)

KGB members are highly sought after, with over 15 years of international experience you can expect a truly professional and impressive show. The band features the stunning vocals of Kerry Green, funky electric piano, super tasty guitar and a world class groove from the rhythm section. With two additional male lead vocalists and a poppin' 2 piece brass section, all KGB performers are of the highest quality and their creative musicianship guarantees that no two performances will be the same!The combination of strong female and male lead vocalists enables the KGB to perform some fantastic floor fillers for your special event. A perfect mix of rock, pop & soul classics with some of today's most popular hits will guarantee your guests have an unforgettable time.

Available in Cumbria from £950. Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Siister

Siister are a professional covers duo who provide a unique music experience for your special event. Their vocal harmonies will blow your guests away and they are highly experienced in performance and ensuring audiences are having an amazing time. The identical twin sisters have travelled the world as Duffy’s backing singers, performing at festivals and venues including the Sydney Opera House and V Festival, have sang live on radio and on television shows such as Later…With Jools Holland and Top of The Pops. They have recently recorded vocals for Sony. Available for weddings, christenings, parties, corporate events and other special events. They will perform an extensive setlist, with additional songs available upon request. Siister are based in the North East of England and can travel to where your event is taking place. Treat your guests to an unforgettable event with entertainment from Siister.

Available in Cumbria from £400. Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Black & Gold

Black & Gold are an eleven piece Soul, Blues, Motown Band. We look the business and dress the part for corporate events, weddings, and generally larger venues that can accommodate such as large band. We have three vocalists, one male and two females, whom all participate in lead and backing vocals, our brass section features two Saxophones & two trumpet players, the band is complimented by two guitarists, one bass player, a keyboard player and a drummer.

Available in Cumbria . Based in Preston

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Kay Ahern

KAY AHERN Female Vocalist 36yrs FUNK - SOUL - MOTOWN - DISCO - BLUES (Rock/Reggae/Rap) Kay Ahern has earned much respect as an independent singer. This unique vocal talent delivers with confidence, such raw emotion and gritty vocals in every song she performs. She is both engaging and compelling and with a natural ability to get you dancing all night, she has wowed audiences all over the country. With a large repertoire (VERY LARGE) and such passion to sing and entertain, Kay delivers just the right energy to fill any dance floor like no other solo artist. From Classic Soul, Motown, Disco and Funky Present Day Floor Fillers you'll not be disappointed. Kay always sings what the audience wants with classic covers by Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Donner Summer, Chic, Amy Winehouse, Ce Lo Green, Jamiroquai, The Jacksons, Chaka Khan and many more….. Do you have a special event? need more than one option and genres.......

Available in Cumbria from ££200 for Solo performance. £300 Live Acoustic Duo. £550 Full Band.. Based in Blackpool

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The Cartells

he Cartells are the perfect band to hire for weddings, parties, and corporate events in and around the north east. This female led five piece live band play everything from dance music to upbeat soul, funk, pop and party classics designed to fill your dance floor. Our talented group of musicians have many years of experience in the entertainment industry, and when it comes to delivering a high class performance, The Cartells will deliver every time. We have entertained right across the North East, Yorkshire and Northumberland and continue to perform regularly at weddings and functions throughout the region. Please take a look at our testimonials to see what many of our satisfied clients have said. Whatever the occasion we pride ourselves on delivering the right mix of songs for all your guests. We offer a bespoke service so to discuss your individuals requirements simply enquire to discuss how we can make yours a night to remember.

Available in Cumbria . Based in Durham

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Paul James Band

The Paul James Band is a professional wedding and function band based in the North East of England available to perform for your Wedding, Corporate Event, Function, Dinner Dance, Christmas Party, University Ball and other such occasion where the right music will make all the difference. The band has an impressive track record having played at hundreds of weddings, parties, balls and major corporate functions in the last fifteen years. Wedding Music for Newcastle upon Tyne, Sunderland, Durham, The Lake District, The Borders and the UK Whilst most of the time we will perform at a wedding, party, ball or event in the Northeast we regularly travel the UK and, on occasion, work abroad.

Available in Cumbria from £595. Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne

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The Distance

The Distance formed in 2011 and have quickly established ourselves as one of the UK's leading vocal duos. We have performed at functions large and small all over the world and our constant attention to detail has earned us a reputation for excellence and reliability.With a repertoire spanning many genres over many decades, we are flexible enough to adapt our performance style to suit the mood. So whether it's quiet and tasteful background music performed with just a guitar and two vocals, or a full on party complete with backing tracks, full stage (and dance floor) lighting and a powerful 6000watt PA system capable of filling the largest function room, you can be sure The Distance will deliver a great performance that your guests will love.Mat and Sophie share lead vocal duties, each complimenting the other with intricate harmonies and bringing the party to your guests. Our party sets are lively and entertaining, featuring popular clas...

Available in Cumbria from £550. Based in Lancashire

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Silver Service Singers

We are fun, entertaining, memorable, unique and a little crazy! As Singing Waiters we start an unforgettable surprise at the perfect moment and burst in to song leaving your guests & sometimes partner in a shock, when they see what is going on the atmosphere becomes electric and we will have everyone up on their feet singing and dancing along creating those special memories together. If you are looking for something, memorable, unique & fun then look no further we will be perfect for you!

Available in Cumbria from £800. Based in Lancashire

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Sarah Collins & Keep The Faith

Sarah Collins is a firm favourite on today's Northern Soul scene with many appearances at UK and European festivals and events. Videos of her singing Northern Soul covers on her YouTube channel have clocked up over 3.75 million views. She's now got together with a group of highly experienced musicians to recreate the live sound and feel of the songs which originated on an underground scene during the mid 60s and have swept the dance floors ever since. With a line-up of guitar, bass, drums and keyboards, backing vocals and a three-piece brass section, the band play authentic arrangements of the original songs. Keep The Faith provide a live Northern Soul experience that is second to none.

Available in Cumbria from £1350. Based in Harrogate

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Think Tank Entertainment

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Available in Cumbria from £185. Based in North Yorkshire

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Jukebox Django

We are a musical collective who between us all make up a variety of different bands, offering a range of music from jazz to soul for all occasions. With us you could choose from Groove Nite, our 7 piece funk, soul and disco outfit (drums, keys, guitar, vocals, bass, trumpet and saxophone) which always goes down well at weddings, events and functions, or maybe you'd prefer the Night Train, our jazz trio (guitar, saxophone & bass, occasionally with piano added) which is frequently booked for bistro's and occasions where the great American songbook adds that cool 'n' easy vibe . Or you might prefer the Zanzibar Fandango Band, a 7 or 8 piece (keys, drums, guitar, trumpet, saxophone/trombone, vocals, bass - occasionally clarinet) playing mainly jazz but which sometimes explores quirkier music, too - from, say, "S'Wonderful" or "Let's Do It" to "Kalinka" or "Hava Nagila"! And because of our collective nature, we can even tailor an outfit pretty m...

Available in Cumbria from £300.00. Based in North Yorkshire

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Big J and the Piccolo Chickens

Big J and the Piccolo Chickens are regarded by many in the UK music industry as one of the most professional, entertaining and dynamic of all the live party bands in the country. The line-up of Vocals, Drums, Bass, Guitar, Keyboards and Horn section play Funk, Soul, Pop and Disco classics that are guaranteed to get any Party, Festival, Club or Event dancing, singing and having a truly memorable time! From International Music Festivals, Weddings, Universities, Clubs, Corporate or Personal Events, Big J and the Piccolo Chickens take care of the music so you and your guests can enjoy the event.

Available in Cumbria . Based in Ripon

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SOUL UNIT

Soul Unit are Leeds' premier soul band performing live at wedding and functions in Yorkshire and further afield in the UK. The band features some of the best young professional musicians in the area and the stunning male & female lead vocals and live brass section give the band an authentic soul sound and infectious vibe that will guarantee a great night and a packed dance floor. Soul Unit provide a full evening entertainment package which includes PA, lighting, pre-mixed disco before and after live sets and 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute live sets. If you are booking the band for your wedding, the band can also perform a first dance of your choice. The band's live set features neo-soul favourites by D'Angelo & Erykah Badu, modern soul hits by Bruno Mars, Estelle & Beyonce, as well as classic soul covers from Chaka Khan, Earth Wind & Fire, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson and many more!

Available in Cumbria from £1284. Based in Leeds

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Big Phat Phunction Band

The Big Phat Phunction band is a unique function band due to its adaptable line-up (5-12 members) and wide-ranging repertoire. As well as playing favourite function songs (Brown Eyed Girl, Happy etc), we specialise in soul classics (Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin), Hippy tunes (Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin) and 80s cheese! With close to 100 songs in our repertoire and a band of professional musicians based at the RNCM we can accommodate virtually all function events. Whether you want a small five piece band or the full twelve piece with four piece horn section, we are happy to provide hours of entertainment and can tailor the set to include personal favourites. We have previously performed at a post-concert gig for Courtney Pine and have played various function gigs across Manchester including several headline gigs at the RNCM and a number of weddings. The band’s members can also be hired out for more intimate events if preferred (e.g. jazz/...

Available in Cumbria . Based in Greater Manchester

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Lux Bay

A sensational north-west based duo offering the widest range of music around. Whether you need a party set guaranteed to get your crowd singing along or a laid-back set to act as background music or to perfectly compliment your wedding breakfast, Lux Bay is the only name you need to remember!

Available in Cumbria from £300. Based in Chorley

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Funkify

Amazing wedding, party and function band Funkify play a huge repertoire of soul, funk and party classics and will have the dancefloor packed all night long.

Available in Cumbria . Based in Bradford

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The Lightning Brothers

We are a three piece band playing classic rock, country soul and blues. We have a powerful PA and lights and provide a professional and entertaing show.

Available in Cumbria from £200.00. Based in Bradford

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ETTA - Piano and Saxophone Duo

ETTA is an energetic, versatile and experienced piano and saxophone duo based in Greater Manchester and available to hire across the UK. Emily (piano) and Hannah (saxophone) specialise in performing a wide repertoire of live jazz and pop music for any event or occasion with the utmost professionalism and taste. (Scroll down to read our reviews) Whether it's chilled out jazz for a drinks reception, party tunes or background music for a wedding ceremony, your entertainment is in safe hands. Our tailored set lists ensure that our music is impeccably suited to the event in question and we are always happy to include your requests. We pride ourselves on providing the perfect finishing touches for your special occasion. ​ No problem if your chosen venue doesn’t have a piano- we can bring along a state-of-the-art keyboard with an incredibly accurate grand piano sound to set up instead. ​ The inspiration for our name comes from the iconic ja...

Available in Cumbria from £230. Based in Manchester

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How to choose a Soul & Motown Band in Cumbria for your event



If you're looking to hire a Soul & Motown Band for your wedding, corporate or private celebration in Cumbria, take a look at our extensive catalogue to find the best option for your event. You can filter Soul & Motown Bands by price and location, and compare reviews, images and videos to help you make the right choice. When choosing a Live music band it's important to consider:

Most people usually organize different ceremonies such as wedding ceremony, birthday ceremony, anniversary ceremony and many other celebrations. It is wish of everyone to ensure that all attendants have enjoyed to the fullest. Apart from enjoying the all types of drinks and foods available, it is important to have a performance by band. However, you must hire a good band for good entertainment. Use the following tips to select soul and motown bands for hire in Cumbria.

Know the right type of music that should be performed during the ceremony. Different ceremonies have different songs that should be performed. Consider it because some bands have specialized in specific songs and thus it is good to first know what the band performs before you hire them.

The next one involves setting a budget. Even though the price may vary, this will help you go direct to the performers who are in your class.

You also need to check on the experience of the performers. Ask them where they have ever performed. By doing so, you will be sure that you are hiring a great band to entertain your guests.

Above are just some of the many tips to help you when hiring a band. Use them and they will help you a lot.



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