Welcome to Smith & Sons – London & The South’s ultimate Mumford & Sons & festival style wedding band!
Smith & Sons perform live covers of dancefloor fillers in a Mumford & Sons style which is great for vintage-themed weddings and blitz the later evening with an electric set more in the style of Arctic Monkeys & Two Door Cinema Club – perfect for bringing the sound of your favourite festival headliners to your wedding, party or event!
We also offer the option of a 60-minute Acoustic Live Lounge set which is great for during drinks reception or meal!
Smith & Sons are a stylish & professional 4-piece band that features some of the best young musicians in the UK, who have performed at major festivals such as Glastonbury, and now perform their unique live covers sets at weddings and events in the UK and abroad.
The modern sound, fresh image and awesome live show has seen Smith & Sons become one of the most sought after UK wedding & functi...
Blag play a variety of Celtic and World music, from Irish Ballads and Scottish Jigs to Flamenco and Gypsy Jazz. They perform regularly in Britain and in festivals throughout Europe. All the musicians in the group are professionals that have trained at music college, made records and have performed on both T.V. and radio, including being featured in 'Loose Ends' on Radio 4.
Michael Pinsky started playing the fiddle at six. He has played in folk groups in Scotland from the age of 11 who’s members have become players in leading Scottish bands such a ‘Capercaille’ and ‘Shoogleniffty’ and with leading jazz players such a Courtney Pine in the ‘Grand Union Orchestra’. His ability to play both folk and jazz creates a unique fiddle style.
David Morgan played acoustic guitar with ‘Golage’, in Brighton, which later formed ‘Stomp’ an extremely successful percussion, performance group that have toured the world, playing on Broadway in New York and th...
Available in Essex
from £500. Based in Greater London
Lilac Sheer, an experienced, heartfelt and versatile performer, offers a wide-ranged musical collection of classics in different genres from 60's to current, so there's something for everyone. Lilac sings & plays guitar, harmonica & foot-percussion, which allows for a big sound in a single performer. Quotes include a quality sound system & dedicated engineer, so you can book with 100% confidence. Lilac can be accompanied by a line-up of top-quality musicians, playing guitars, keys, bass, drums, percussion, saxophone, fiddle, mandolin, banjo, steel and more.
Joey Oscar Bradick , a 21 year old acoustic blues / pop / singer / music graduate from London, providing upbeat, exciting and technical music that will act as a fantastic asset to any function or event that requires live music. I have a Music degree with honors from Sussex University, a LLCM diploma in Jazz guitar and two Grade 8 distinctions in Guitar and cello. My styles will cater for any event - background music, restaurant music, actual gigs / solo slots etc. I was a songwriting and performance award winner in the 2015 Mayor of London music awards and have been published in the book 'Notes from the Underground'. I can provide all equipment for solo sets also :)
SingSong Club is the latest event to hit East London's night life, somewhere between live karaoke and a full band, the SingSong Club's sing along events turn any occasion into a party. With guests encouraged to bring an instrument, percussion, or voice, the night takes shape from the ever evolving songlist, projected complete on the big screen with chord changes and lyrics.
Pick a song from a huge selection of classics and go it alone, or be guided by the SingSong Club acoustic band. Everyone can join in and anyone can be a star. SingSongClub are available for public and private events, all ages welcome.
4 piece band with Female and Male singers.
The Shakers have set out to create a lively and exciting live band experience that is perfect for every event. With years of experience at the highest level, you can be sure The Shakers will get the party rocking! Using an extremely high level of musicianship, the best live equipment and a current and constantly changing set list comprising of pop, rock, disco, funk and soul, The Shakers will ensure that your special event goes exactly the way you planned.
All band members are professional full time musicians who have worked with some well known names in the music industry as well as providing session recording work, west end theatre productions and XFM radio sessions. Members have had recording contracts with their own material and sold records across Europe, written for artists such as Melanie Blatt from All Saints and provided musical backing to artists such as Mark Owen of Take That and Emm...
Available in Essex
from £1200. Based in Chelmsford
The Lollipops are a professional vintage inspired vocal trio, with a passion for the music and the fashion of the era! The group cover a wide range of repertoire from the 1940s up to the 60s and also cover 70s - modern songs with authentic 3 part harmony arrangements. The Lollipops formed through their love of harmonies. Bound the please the crowd with their authentic choreography, close sweet harmonies and fantastic outfits. They take inspiration from artists such as The Andrew Sisters, The Puppini Sisters, The Chordettes, The Shirelles, That Marvelettes, Bette Midler and many more! They are available for a variety of events such as weddings, birthday parties and private functions, and deliver a fantastic and enjoyable experience with a nostalgic and vintage twist!
Mariachi Tequila are a fun, lively Mariachi band with an excellent reputation from TV, festivals, weddings and parties. They have been playing professionally for over 17 years, and they gained their massive reputation from their great cover versions of English rock and pop songs.
They also play traditional mariachi songs, well-known Latin hits, as well as the mariachi versions of Pop songs if requested .
They have been on TV many times (Strictly, Graham Norton, 9 out of 10 Cats, and many more) and are regular faces at festivals and public events (such as the 2016 Facebook Summer Party and Hyde Park Festival) as well as hundreds of weddings and birthday parties. They are lively and charismatic performers, genuine Latino musicians, and their great vibe proves they are a band with regular musicians used to performing together. They are the most reliable band for travelling long distances around the UK and still arriving early!
Surrey wedding band The Winklepickers. Providing live music entertainment that will really get your event going.
By offering options of booking a solo guitarist with vocals for a more relaxed atmosphere through to a lively quintet that will add a spark to your special day, The Winklepickers give you the unique ability to tailor your musical entertainment for your specific needs.
The Winklepickers are available in the following formats:
[These prices are for 2 hours of live music divided to suit your requirements, background music through the sound system during breaks and the learning of a first dance song just for you]
Solo (guitar and vocals) for £300
Duo (guitar and vocals with double bass) for £500
Trio (guitar and vocals, bass and drums) for £800
Quartet (guitar and vocals, bass, drums with keyboard or saxophone) for £1000
Quintet (guitar and vocals, bass, drums, saxophone and keyboard) for £1200
Climax Ceilidh Band is one of the most highly experienced and respected English ceilidh bands with excellent musicians and an experienced, friendly caller.
We cover Kent, Surrey, and Sussex and can offer a range of line-ups to suit your budget.
We play a wide variety of tunes for dancing, both original and taken from traditional sources. We also have a repertoire of tunes to play between dances.
Hi there, my name is Murphy and I'm a full time professional singer/acoustic guitarist.
I have a vast repertoire that stretches from 60's till today's charts and have been performing on a full-time, professional basis for the past 15 years since the age of 17.
I have a summer residency every year at Windsor Racecourse as well as being the resident musician for the Ministry of Defence at Victoria (Windsor Castle), Wellington (Buckingham Palace) & Aldershot Barracks.
I am a regular featured artist at both Westfield London & Westfield Stratford Shopping Centres. As well as performing at restaurants for the likes of Antony Worrall Thompson & Jamie Oliver, I have also played parties for Fearne Cotton & Jo Whiley.
In 2014 I was asked to play as the main act at the Tour de France for the after event entertainment in Yorkshire to 16,000 people and in 2015 was given an Endorsement by Cole Clark Guitars who are also represented by Snow Patr...
Wanstead, London's LO & BEHOLD are living proof that perserverance and honesty can still prevail in an ailing music industry. The catchy covers duo have now performed over 750 gigs together under various guises and continue to amass regular bookings in and around London.
By following their unwavering dedication to the do-it-yourself work ethic, singer/acoustic guitarist David Bird and lead guitarist/backing singer David Smith have strived to keep the covers music scene alive and kicking. The backbone of their work suggests a range of influences from Bob Dylan to Ed Sheeran to The Beatles and of course a lot more.
These two men have both spent their entire lives saturated in music and this will no doubt be the case for many more years to come.
Available in Essex
from £200. Based in Greater London
This fantastic, versatile act have performed at some of London's top music venues, such as Ronnie Scotts, Hideaway and Jazz after Dark, and performed at countless parties and functions, this duo will make any event a special occasion. Whether you require soothing background jazz/soul or upbeat funky tunes to boogie the night away, Blue Orchid will deliver an unforgettable experience, they can also provide a trio/quartet or full band.This super talented duo specialize in providing laid back jazz/soul for the first part of your event, whilst the guests mingle, chat and have drinks, then the second half, getting the crowd on their feet to dance the night away. With a varied repertoire there is something for everyone and they are always happy to cater for special requests.
Energetic and fun duo playing great arrangements of modern pop songs and soul & funk classics. Jukebox Jam use a loop pedal, vocal harmony pedal and stomp box to create a sound so thick and rich you’ll forget you’re listening to just two people.
Performances are tailored to each event, whether you want to get the whole room dancing or some background jazz, Jukebox Jam are guaranteed to deliver.
Well hello, and a big warm welcome from The Shoes.
We are a wedding and function covers band based in Essex and Suffolk. Bookable for weddings, private functions, corporate and charity events, we pride ourselves on offering entertainment that appeals to everyone. We also play occasionally at pubs and bars around Essex and Suffolk, so come and see us if you would like to hear more.
The Shoes are an up-front, feel-good band featuring two lovely ladies sharing lead vocals; Linda McNeill and Sue Paradine, an additional male vocalist Neil Fenn (bass), and the talented musicians Sean Maynard (keyboard), Paul McLean (guitar) and Darren Springall (drums). Formed in 2008, the band are a popular choice for weddings, parties and sporting events. We are fully self-contained carrying our own state of the art PA and lighting.
The band is extremely versatile and performs the best in pop, rock, rock n’ roll, disco, soul and funk, We play a selection...
Are you looking to make your event unforgettable with stunning modern acoustic covers of classic rock and pop? Acoustically Tuned can provide the magic whether it be Beatles or Bowie, U2 or Amy Winehouse, Coldplay or Adele, Travis or Buddy Holly. Intimate and unobtrusive, yet casting a spellbinding atmosphere Acoustically Tuned pride themselves on a carefully selected setlist performed in a tasteful fashion. Your guests can mingle and chat whilst Acoustically Tuned provide something that only live performance can provide. Experienced female vocalist Marisa and commercially released guitarist Mark understand the importance of selecting the right songs and interpreting them in a classic fashion. Perfect for:- Wedding breakfast/cocktail hours / during the meal
- Wedding Ceremony
- Drinks reception
- Bar-Mitzvah (we can do some traditional songs too)
- Special birthdays and anniversaries
- Hotel lobby
- Bars and RestaurantsNo rock star dema...
Whether you're walking down the aisle, mingling with guests at a cocktail party or throwing some shapes on the dance floor, it's my job to create the perfect atmosphere for you. If you and your guests are smiling throughout the day they I've done what I set out to achieve - to entertain. As a musician it's important to me that I understand exactly what you're looking for. After performing for over ten years I've built up a large repertoire of music which allows me to cater for a wide range of clients and events. I can cover anything from 1940s music like Frank Sinatra and Sam Cooke through to 80's anthems from Prince and George Michael, all the way to the modern pop parade with artists like Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber and Drake.
I can provide acoustic guitar and vocal music perfect for intimate settings like during the ceremony or at a drinks reception. Or alternatively I can bring a bigger more dynamic sound with my duo (added sax) and trio ...
Available in Essex
from £400. Based in Hertfordshire
CoverFlow provide the ultimate party band experience. A fantastic 4 piece live cover band for hire who will keep your dance floor full all night!
CoverFlow are the live rock/pop function band that will get your party jumping. Whether you are looking for rock hits, pop singalongs or party tunes guaranteed to get people on the dance floor, we can deliver the goods. CoverFlow play 100% live and guarantee to rock your wedding, function or office party. With a varied repertoire and energetic performances, you can be sure that your event will be one to remember!
Hailing from the North Essex/Suffolk border, but covering the country, Spooner are an experienced, professional and exciting 5 piece function, party and wedding band. Boasting amazing female lead vocals and playing a varied and ever expanding range of pop, rock, funk, soul and dance covers from past to current charts, Spooner know how to get (and keep!) the party going whilst avoiding the cliché!
Juma Steel Band is made up of musicians with one aim,to make sure the customer is happy. Good time keeping, reliability,and professionalism is our top priority.
Juma steel band has been running now for over 10 years.
The steel band musicians have travelled all over the world, from the Far East, Middle East and Europe. We also do various community events in the UK.
Juma steel band can play a mixture of different types of music,and covers ranging from calypso,latin,reggae, pop to rock and roll.
As a steel band we cater for all types of functions , ranging from Weddings, Civil and Renewal vows, Birthdays, anniversaries, Summer parties, Caribbean nights and Corporate events. Rest assured that the music the Juma steel band plays will remain in your minds forever.
MK & the Misters, is a 4 piece London based party band. We pride ourselves and our clients by providing a high quality live music experience and guarantee a fun filled night for you and your guests.
The band is fronted by our amazing female lead vocalist and is supported by three top London young musicians, who have been playing all over the globe for several years.
Our repertoire consist of music that make you dance all night long. From good old Motown classics, Disco and Funk hits, guitar shredding rock, present smash hits and also some slow smooth classics.
MK & the Misters comes with their own light system, PA system and sound engineer, to make sure that everything runs smoothly. We are also able to provide additional services, which may include, keyboard player, horn section and a professional DJ.
We make sure that you'll get what you need for your special occasion by customising a tailored package to your needs!
Available in Essex
from £650. Based in Greater London
Monika Ramstein on vocals, Steve Ashworth on keyboard and Shura Greenberg on bass, make up this fantastic, versatile trio.
Having performed at some of London's top music venues, such as Ronnie Scotts, Hideaway and Jazz after Dark, and performing at countless parties and functions, this trio will make any event a special occasion. Whether you require soothing background jazz/soul or upbeat funky tunes to boogie the night away, this trio will deliver an unforgettable experience, they can also provide a duo/quartet or quintet. This super talented trio specialize in providing laid back jazz/soul for the first part of your event, whilst the guests mingle, chat and have drinks, then the second half, getting the crowd on their feet to dance the night away. With a varied repertoire there is something for everyone and they are always happy to cater for special requests.
Available in Essex
from £350. Based in Greater London
The Supreme Collective, London’s finest wedding and function band specialising in live music for award ceremonies, drinks receptions, dinners, first dances, and evening receptions. The band is incredibly versatile and performs breath-taking renditions of the great pop, funk, and soul anthems from the 50s right through to the current top 40.
The Supreme Collective are flexible in their line up, allowing them to fit the requirements of your budget. There are 5 vocalists in the collective, and you can change the line up of the band to your preference. As a collective of musicians, each member has been selected for their high standard of performance and their talent, therefore we can guarantee that you will be more than impressed by the band. Our collective is composed of the best of the best singers and musicians out there, on top of this these musicians are rigorously rehearsed. This dedication from everyone in the team is what gives us such ...
The London-based Wanderland Band is a group of four gifted musicians who have an ingenious approach to entertaining the crowds. Offering a completely unplugged performance, the band immerse themselves in your event and freely roam the venue while playing well-known favourites from the past to current chart, involving and delighting groups of guests along the way.
The Wanderland Band is an inspired choice for drinks receptions and adds energy and fun to formal dinners. A set of their acoustic-style repertoire features classic and modern music everyone can sing along to, including Bruno Mars, Van Morrison, The Beatles, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Prince, Bryan Adams, Paolo Nutini, and Olly Murs.
The Wanderland Band features the combined talents of London's finest young musicians and songwriters. Their unique act and professional look has meant they have become a hugely popular choice for weddings, private dinner parties and corporate events – ...
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