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Verified bookings 40
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Gary Nock

Producer, musician, singer, published songwriter and seasoned performing artist, Gary has toured the world several times over with various Live projects and written songs now well known across the world. Gary’s debut album 'The Life We Learned To Live' was released in 2011 and three of the songs were featured on huge TV Ad Campaigns for Mars, Arla and Microsoft. in 2013 Gary co-produced and provided Backing Vocals on the song 'The Rage That's In Us All' that was sung by Bo Bruce and written by JJ Abrams and Snow Patrols Gary Lightbody and featured in the 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' Movie. Another more recent song of Gary's ‘These City Steets’ was featured on the Movie Soundtrack Album for Warners British Film, starring Idriss Elba, ‘100 Streets’, in which he also played a short cameo role. You can download all of Garys Music on iTunes or stream on Spotify. A producer and songwriter by day, published by legendary band Snow Patrols Publishing...

Available in Greater Manchester from £175. Based in Greater London

Verified bookings 5
Reviews 2

The A:T's

The A:T's are a North West 80s wedding and function band, playing all your favourite tracks from the greatest decade of pop. Our sound has to be heard to be believed as we take you back to when pop truly ruled. If you loved the 80s and want to dance all night to the songs from way back then, book The A:T's now! Weddings. We can't help you with the best man's speech but we can whip your guests into a frenzy and give them a night they will never forget. This is your special day and we would love to be your memorable entertainment. The A:T's make every effort to make your celebrations a hit with all of your guests, preparing and presenting our ideas to you weeks in advance. Pick your favourite songs from our set list and if there are songs that you specifically require, we will learn them for you! We take pride in our appearance and love to put on a show. We understand that each wedding is different and work with you to make sure you ge...

Available in Greater Manchester from £500. Based in Lancashire

Verified bookings 1
Reviews 0

Bloomsbury Function Band

WEDDING BANDS - DJ/LIVE BAND - JAZZ BAND - SWING BAND - DJ - JAZZ GROUPS Please enquire for our full range of musicians. Our music company operates as a collective managing some of the finest professional musicians in the North West. We specialise in creating packages for the entirety of your event selecting versatile musicians who can perform a wide range of styles throughout your day. Alternatively, if you'd prefer, we can of course provide you with just one musician or band.

Available in Greater Manchester from £800+vat. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 0
Reviews 0

Bourbon Street Party

Bourbon Street Party are a north-west based, wedding & function band. Available as a 5 piece, 4 piece, trio or duo. With soaring lead guitar, electro & acoustic drums, retro synths & powerful vocals it's a sound not to be missed. Our eclectic mix of old and new guarantees something for everyone, keeping your dance floor rammed all night! Bourbon Street Party have over 30 years experience between them as professional musicians, touring in bands too many to mention. The band has chosen some of their favourite floor fillers to bring to your party so dancing is a given. Expect songs by everyone from Chuck Berry & Stevie Wonder to The Killer, via Bee Gees, Doobie Brothers, Erasure the list goes on... Played the only way they know how, with full passion and an ear for detail, you won't be disappointed. Past clients include John Lewis Partnership, Waitrose, Tesco, Virgin Trains, Chorley F.C., Bury F.C., Park Leasure& many more.

Available in Greater Manchester from £750. Based in Blackburn

Verified bookings 7
Reviews 2

Breaker Live

Top quality live music from a very talented four piece band! Playing classics to modern hits, Breaker Live keep blowing crowds away!

Available in Greater Manchester from £300. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 20
Reviews 10

Mikado Grande

Hello! We’re Mikado Grande, a professional, 4 piece, Wedding & Party band based in the Midlands. We travel the UK turning up the Fun Dial and bringing parties to life! We have a wealth of experience performing at Weddings, Parties and Corporate events, playing indie / rock / pop chart hits from the 60’s to the present day! Take some time to read our reviews and you will see that we know how to get the party rocking! Our extensive repertoire allows us to be versatile so we can adapt to audience in front of us. We have a passion for what we do and always endeavour to be, Fun, Professional and Engaging! - Fully Insured - PAT tested - Songs 60's to the present day - Song requests available - Lighting included - Dj service Available

Available in Greater Manchester from £750. Based in West Midlands

Verified bookings 10
Reviews 5

Cherry Valentine

Cherry plays a mixture of pop, rock, ska and motown covers both acoustically and full band. Cherry has been in bands since she was the age of 15 but has become even more popular now she has started playing acoustically. She also performs as a duo with bass player Ste Ryder and as a an acoustic trio, quartet and full five piece band with various professional musicians. Cherry now also plays with a full band. Called Feel Good Inc, you can find them on Facebook they play a mixture of ska, pop, indie and Motown.

Available in Greater Manchester from £150. Based in Cheshire

Verified bookings 8
Reviews 4

Andy King of Swing

Andy Bayley is a professional singer covering original songs from legends such as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Michael Bublé, Bobby Darin, Nat King Cole and many more. With his dedicated Rat Pack & Swing style, Andy will liven up any event and successfully performs his unique tribute at major events, weddings, functions, hotels, casinos and corporate events as well as appearing at numerous premier sporting events and post-event parties. Andy’s clients often comment on his authentic sound and how much like the original recordings Andy’s performance is. His vocal style is perfectly suited to the swing and Rat Pack sound and his Rat Pack tribute is second to none. The songs he sings are all classics and are easily recognised and enjoyed by young and old alike. Based on the Wirral, he is ideally located to cover the North West of England, North Wales and frequently performs throughout the whole of the UK. Whether it’s a laid back perfo...

Available in Greater Manchester from £245. Based in Wirral

Verified bookings 19
Reviews 5

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 Greater Manchester from £200. Based in Thirsk

Verified bookings 18
Reviews 9

Samantha-Jayne

A self-taught saxophonist (soprano, alto and tenor) who 'plays by ear'. Can provide highly skilled and professional performances in: jazz classics, smooth jazz, chart (past and present); blues, gospel/Christian, club/dance. Available or all event types. Offering professional live saxophone music in many genres, including jazz, pop, soul, blues, jazz classics, contemporary and classical styles. Samantha-Jayne's musical expression and improvisational skills mean that each time she performs a song it takes on a unique feel. Her ability to 'play-by-ear' and quickly pick up melodies and riffs also makes Samantha-Jayne an ideal choice for sax studio session work in many diverse musical genres. Invite Samantha-Jayne to help you create a unique and memorable event ... your Wedding, Anniversary or Birthday Party. Also available for Christmas and Company celebrations, Corporate Events, Brand and Product Launches, Bars and Restaurants, Clubs, ...

Available in Greater Manchester from ££100. Based in Walsall

Verified bookings 5
Reviews 5

LeFunk!

A popular Manchester based function band formed in 2010, playing covers of classic pop, funk, soul, motown and disco hits, we provide unbeatable quality and value for money with a dancefloor driven repertoire honed through years of playing weddings, birthdays, festivals, corporate events and clubs. We also offer an acoustic duo LeLounge! comprising acoustic guitarist / singer Dave with female lead vocalist Laura-Jayne. This can be booked in isolation or as an add on when booking the main band. Party & Wedding DJ Service and PA In addition to the live band, we can provide all the recorded music you'll need, a DJ service, disco and stage lighting and your own microphone for speeches and announcements. We'll build your ideal playlists in advance, and also bring thousands of hits to satisfy your guests’ requests on the day. Wedding First Dance or Special Requests If you would like us to perform a song that isn't in the band's current reperto...

Available in Greater Manchester from £510. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 1
Reviews 2

Classique

Classique are the Northwest's premiere Function / Party Band - formed in 2001 they have the same same 6 piece line up with Male and Female Lead vocalists and play a mix of Dance floor filling classics from the last 5 decades. Classique are reliable and professional and are sure to make your event a truly memorable one. They have flexible line up; 4, 5, 6 or 8 piece with Horns and a large repertoire to suit any occasion.

Available in Greater Manchester from £800. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 1
Reviews 0

Funk Soul Family

Funk Soul Family are Manchester’s finest party band so put on your dancing shoes and get ready to throw some shapes on the dance floor! We know how to pick tunes that will get you singing, dancing and losing yourself in the music. If that sounds like what your event needs then drop us a line. As standard we provide: - The incredible Funk Soul Family professional band. - Up to 2 hours of live music divided into sets as required. - An unrivalled repertoire of classic and contemporary dance floor fillers guaranteed to get your guests singing, dancing and losing themselves in their favourite tunes. - Bespoke arrangement and performance of your first dance. - Tailored DJ service – up to 3 hours of your choice of music, catering for your entire evening’s entertainment. - Full PAT tested sound system, stage and dance floor lighting. - Public liability insurance for the band at your event.

Available in Greater Manchester from £1200. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 0
Reviews 0

Dr Butler's Hatstand Medicine Band

We are Dr Butler’s Hatstand Medicine Band, a travelling troupe of musicological minstrels, peddling our unique good-time tonic to all four corners of the land. Made from a secret combination of early blues and jazz forms, a sprinkle of ragtime, a dash of hot swing, the essence of sweet spiritual, a pinch of the oldest of old-timey melodies and a teaspoon of Vaudevillian and Music Hall showoffery, all whisked together with the most esoteric of folk rhythms. The result is a surpassingly melodious music which is replete with tones of joy and fulfilment. This harmonic medicine is a natural aid to titillation and is a guaranteed restorer of vitality, vim and vigour. Allow us present to you our good-time rags and reels, show stoppers and sight stealers; music for foot stomping and toe tickling that joins hearts with flesh whilst invigorating the thinking mind. We stand before you as harbingers of gentility, bearers of ingenuity, possessors of con...

Available in Greater Manchester from £250. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 0
Reviews 6

Supersession

This popular party band offers a versatile blend of superb funk, pop, soul and rock covers to ensure the dancefloor is filled all night. Supersession provide audiences with an energetic and unforgettable experience that is guaranteed to entice guests of all ages to step onto the dance-floor and join in with the party. With a flexible lineup the band can perform as a funky 4 piece up to huge 9 piece band with your choice of male and female vocal and a 3 piece brass section. Supersession perform some of the most popular party hits from the last 5 decades and include hits from artists such as Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, Wild Cherry, Michael Jackson, Candi Staton, Adele, the Killers, Kings of Leon, Cee Lo Green, Beyonce and many more! Although Supersession are Manchester based, they are happy to travel UK wide.

Available in Greater Manchester from £900. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 0
Reviews 0

Sam Knights

Sam Knights is a Classically trained Guitarist based in Greater Manchester, UK. His time at Leeds College of Music earned him a Bachelor's Degree in Classical Music with Honours, and the prestigious Michael Grady Composition Prize. Having begun playing at the age of 8, Sam has been actively involved in a diverse range of music for most of his life, including Classical, Jazz, Pop, Rock and Folk. He has been in, most often as a leader, numerous bands of all genres and gigged in a variety of different venues. Sam is available as a wedding/function/restaurant guitarist, and can tailor his repertoire to fit any role required. Please contact for examples of music and other information.

Available in Greater Manchester

Verified bookings 2
Reviews 2

BAND of COVERS

*Nominated in the Great Northern Wedding Awards. 2016 Hundreds of happy customers with detailed feedback. (See our Facebook page) BAND of COVERS play among others, songs by Oasis, Amy Winehouse, David Bowie, The Rolling Stones, The Killers, The Verve, James, Coldplay, Arctic Monkeys, The Kinks, Prince and many more. If you are looking for an authentic band and are tired of hearing the same songs played at every wedding or birthday party then you won't be disappointed. We happily provide a full evening of entertainment. A two X 45 minute set of the best Rock & indie, Pop and a DJ to keep your evening going into the early hours. 2 x 45 minute sets DJ as and when required (extra charge) Two sided lighting with PA PLI PAT Tested Choose your first dance song Online secured agreement Great Northern Wedding Awards nominee in the category of Best Wedding Entertainer/Entertainment Company in the 2016 Bride Book Nominated - Best Band of 2016

Available in Greater Manchester from £1100. Based in Wigan

Verified bookings 0
Reviews 0

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 Greater Manchester

Verified bookings 1
Reviews 2

Bambam and the Bobcats

One of the best party bands around! Made up of 5 highly experienced, professional musicians delivering a highly energetic, entertaining performance. Bambam and the Bobcats feature BOTH male and female vocals performing THE BEST MIX of pop, rock, indie and soul music hits to get your dance floor full and the party rocking! We know what it takes to make your party go off without a hitch and will provide all of the sound and lighting equipment required to make a great party atmosphere. We can even provide a fully manned DJ service (why pay more for an extra DJ!?) and a more chilled out acoustic trio for more laid back ocassions. Availiable for weddings, birthday parties, fundraisers and all corporate events in the North West and surrounding areas. Check us out on the promo videos below and by using the AUDIO tab and get in touch with as much information as you can about your event for a personalised quote. Looking forward to hearing from you!...

Available in Greater Manchester from £650. Based in Wigan

Verified bookings 2
Reviews 1

Trip Hazzard

We are a 4 piece Classic Rock covers band which includes Bass, Female Singer, Keyboards and Drums available most weekends for Pub Gigs and larger venues. We have experience of doing New Year's Eve, Birthdays, wedding anniversaries etc travel not a problem.

Available in Greater Manchester from £250. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 2
Reviews 1

Tartan Trio Ceilidh Band

The Tartan Trio are one of the UK's finest professional ceilidh bands available for weddings, functions and corporate events. Delivering fantastically energetic ceilidh sets, you're guaranteed entertainment from the first note to the last. The band performs all over the UK and is in high demand with a busy schedule. As one of only a handful of professional Scottish Ceilidh bands, the members are young and extremely talented musicians. Having trained at both the Royal Northern College of Music and Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, each member maintains a busy freelance career and have performed with a variety of artists and leading UK orchestras ranging from indie-folk band Belle and Sebastian to singing sensation Andrea Bocelli. A typical evening of dancing with the Tartan Trio includes a good mix of well known Scottish Ceilidh standards with wee modern hints. All dances are expertly guided by our enthusiastic dance caller ensuring ev...

Available in Greater Manchester from £650. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 1
Reviews 0

Triple Scotch Ceilidh Band

Triple Scotch are a professional ceilidh band based in the North West of England, who are available for hire at wedding receptions, parties, fundraisers and corporate events throughout the UK and beyond. A talented trio comprised of award-winning folk musicians who have performed with the likes of Lady Gaga and Il Divo, they have taken traditional Scottish music as far afield as Russia and New Zealand, and have been booked for hundreds of functions since forming. We have an extensive repertoire of classic Scottish tunes and dances in our set list, so whether you want a relaxed evening of waltzes or a night of energetic jigs, we will create the right atmosphere. With a friendly, experienced and clear caller who can explain each dance step-by-step if necessary, we are one of the UK's most in-demand ceilidh bands, and can happily keep the entertainment flowing in between breaks. We are particularly busy in Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshir...

Available in Greater Manchester from £900. Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 0
Reviews 5

Night Whispers

Night Whispers are a four piece band comprising of female lead vocals, guitar, drums and bass. Night Whispers also go out as a duo or trio if you are looking for an acoustic act. Their music has a modern jazz/swing/rockabilly feel. They are all highly experienced musicians and bring something fresh and exciting. This act is suitable for all occasions but ideal for 1950s styled weddings, events and corporate functions looking for an authentic rock n’ roll band to get everyone up on their fee dancing. Night Whispers cover a range of musical styles from this era together with a number of contemporary and classic songs performed in a rock n’ roll way.

Available in Greater Manchester from £800.00. Based in Cheshire

Verified bookings 0
Reviews 0

James Norton - Neil Diamond tribute

As one of the countries brightest new talents, James Norton amazes audiences with a superb combination of classic big band swing and modern contemporary Jazz. He is also known for being the No 1 Neil Diamond tribute in the UK. With a real passion for music and a unique talent for performing, James is the perfect choice to entertain your guests and make your occassion truly memorable. James will dazzle your guests when performing songs from the swing era including incredible renditions of hits from legends such as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Tony Bennett and contemporary artists such as Michael Bublé. James’s set is thoroughly entertaining and is sure to include your guests' favourite tracks. With experience performing at private parties, weddings, corporate events and gala dinners he knows what is required to make each event outstanding, distinctive and totally unforgettable.

Available in Greater Manchester . Based in Manchester

Verified bookings 0
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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 Greater Manchester from £230. Based in Manchester

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Take a bow. You came along and rocked the whole venue with your accurate and magnificent music. You are amazing. Two of your best singers are superb and you leave no room for monotony. ��The Wall’ part of the show was fabulous and the professionalism and hard work shows in everything that you did. Perfect!


Fantastic guys, both their own music and covers were brilliant. Very professional but also very friendly. Everyone at my party was super impressed.


Band was perfect, my now fiance was very surprised and happy! Despite the tears of joy! Thank you very much for an unforgettable evening Xavier and look forward to seeing you at our wedding!! Couldn't have been happier with the band. Defineately recommend to everyone!








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