Steel Bands of all sizes worldwide including Soloists, Duos, Three Piece Steel Bands, Four Piece Steel Bands as well as our larger Workshop Bands.
London-based Sunny Steel Band brings authentic Calypso flavours to events large or small. Made up of world class professional musicians, Sunny Steel Band has a huge repertoire of current and classic hits, and every set list is tailored to your specific needs.
Booking is easy, fast and discrete, and thanks to our flexible roster of musicians, Sunny Steel Band can play small venues to large festivals with ease. We want you to enjoy your event and we guarantee to bring the Caribbean sunshine with us wherever and whenever we play!
Dave Oldridge• 6 Apr 2019
Here is Sunny Steel Band playing at our wedding!
Jessica Davies• 13 Apr 2019
The Sunny Steel Band played for a few hours at our wedding reception and were fantastic! Would highly recommend.
Dave Oldridge• 6 Apr 2019
Sunny Steel Band played as a duo at our wedding, and welcomed our guests to our venue and my wife and I down the aisle. They played beautifully and had a great range of tunes, from modern chart songs to the classics. Thomas from Sunny Steel Band was brilliant to work with from start to finish; he was really responsive in all our communication and just really friendly and helpful. The band added a really special element to our day and we were so so happy that they played. We could not recommend m...
Ari• 15 Apr 2019
We booked Sunny Steel band for a feature on our radio show. They turned up early in the morning, having learned the songs we had requested despite very short notice. Both drummers were brilliant and really made the morning for our team! They totally embraced the fun of the feature and we would highly recomennd them for a similar job or an event. Very talented guys and able to pick up chart/pop music should you have any requests for your event, they looked great in matching uniforms too. Thomas w...
Iris Warnes• 22 Sep 2018
Very polite, arrived in good time and played well, a good choice.
- What kind of events do you usually serve?We provide Soloists and Steel Bands of various sizes for: Weddings - BBQs - Garden Parties - Sports events - Private events - Festivals - Expos - Birthday parties - Bar Mitzvahs - Corporate events - Champagne Receptions - Cruises - School Assemblies - Workshops - Team Building - Tours - Fun Days - TV - Radio - Recording
- Does the band require shade?Yes as Steel Drums (and humans) get very hot very quickly in direct sunlight which can damage them. A shaded area must be provided if the band is required to perform outside. We can provide cover for an additional fee of £45.
- Can the drums be moved?Yes but transit must be factored into performance schedule prior to the event.
- How long does it take the band to set up their instruments?Bands can be set up within 15 minutes given clear access to their performance space and parking.
- Would the band like refreshments?Yes please!
- Are the musicians DBS checked?Yes
- Can you play yellow bird? Island in the sun? Under the sea?Yes.
- Will the band be too loud?No. This is a common misconception as Steel Drums can be played at (almost) any volume level by our skilled players.
- Will the band be able to find us?Yes, we use the latest SatNav technology find your venue.
- How many breaks do you take? How long are they?Breaks can be agreed at booking stage.
- My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?Yes.
- How much space do you require?A space measuring 1m x 1m per player (ie 3m x 3m for our Three Piece Steel Band is a good guide.
- Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?Yes.
- Do you have your own PA and lighting?Yes (Charges apply).
- How long do you play for?Playing duration can be agreed at booking stage but most bookings tend to consist of two sets within a two hour window as a guide.
- How can event planners pay for your services?We accept BACS, Wire Transfers, Cheques, Card Payments and PayPal.
- Who are your previous clients?The Stag Pub (Hampstead) , RAK Studios, Eaton House Studios , The Bluebird (Chelsea), Syon Park , BBC, Birmigham Metropole College, The Bellagio (Las Vegas) , The Sandbanks Hotel, The London Aquarium, London School Of Economics, The Government Of The British Virgin Isles, WeWork, Mediacom, Hawker House, Mondrian London at The Sea Containers, The Hilton Hotel (Tokyo) , The London Designer Outlet, Kings Chapel, The Ritz-Carlton (San Francisco), Westminster School, The Royal Garden Hotel, The Ham Yard Hotel.
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The Mighty Sparrow / Arrow - Hot Hot Hot
Bob Marley - One Love
Disney - Under The Sea
Harry Belafonte - Jump In The Line (Shake Señora)
Bob Marley - Three Li...