Default lineup: 5 members
5 Piece Band: Drums, Bass, Guitar, Vocals & Keyboards.
* A top funky rock and pop band - think Prince meets Maroon 5
* Male vocals front an all-male band
* From rock 'n' roll Elvis to the Bill Withers to Justin Timberlake - there really is something for everyone!
* Great credentials such The Human League and Leona Lewis
* Past experience in many public and private events
* Music between sets provided on CD for no extra charge
* Requests learn prior to the event for no extra charge
* Large PA as standard (4300 watts) and lighting rig for a great party
* Available for UK & International bookings
The Footlights are an entertaining highly skilled & versatile London based band available to hire for Corporate Events, Weddings, Functions, Receptions, Birthdays & Dinners.
All members of The Footlights are talented experienced musicians and their professional attitude and reliability makes them the first choice for many bookers & agents. They are a very popular band on the London scene because of their impeccable presentation their energy versatility and professionalism as well as their ability to put on a fantastic party.
Between them The Footlights have played at the country’s top venues including Birmingham NEC, Jazzcafe, Manchester Apollo, Ronnie Scotts, Shepherds Bush Empire, The Astoria, the Royal Albert Hall and have toured & worked with Enrique Iglesias, Girls Aloud, Il Divo, Jennifer Lopez, Leona Lewis, Mika, Paul Potts, Susan Boyle, The Human League, Westlife & Will Young.
The band usually plays as a 5-piece but can expand to include a horn section if required. The Footlights have a large repertoire of songs ranging from Pop, Soul & Rock to Funk, Disco & Motown.
The band perform 2 x 60 minute sets. See below for a list of songs covered however they are more than happy to take requests. They require 1 week’s notice per song request.
Mango Pie Events
Marks & Spencer
Square Mile Magazine
The Admirable Crichton
Aston Villa Football Club
Bailbrook House Bath
Four Seasons Hotel London
Hampton Court House
Home House London
Jumeriah Hotel London
Lords Cricket Ground
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Knightsbridge
Millennium Hotel Mayfair
National Portrait Gallery
Natural History Museum
Royal Academy of Arts
Royal Albert Hall
Royal Lancaster Hotel London
Royal Naval College Greenwich
Science Museum London
The Brewery London
The Hurlingham Club
The Roundhouse London
Villa Cimbrone Amalfi Coast Italy
“I just want to say a big thank you to all of The Footlights for your part in making my 50th birthday party such a great & enjoyable success.
Your music was excellent your enthusiasm positive attitude & friendly approach to the whole event made things flow & as greatly appreciated by everyone.
You will be remembered & remarked upon for a long time”
Neil Gubbins - Birthday Party
“Thank you so much for all your efforts; the energy you put into your performance was phenomenal – you’re great performers and an absolute pleasure to work with”
Katherine Simpson - Events Manager PruHealth
“I just wanted to say a huge thank you for making the evening such a success. I’ve had nothing but compliments about the music and several guests have asked for your details for future events.
I found you to be reliable & professional and would not hesitate in recommending you”
Barney Joy Development Director - Dubai World Trade Centre
“Just wanted to say thanks again for a great gig. It was exactly what we had hoped for - a great party atmosphere and all the different generations up and dancing.
Hopefully see you again at some of our friends’ weddings in the future!”
Tom & Emma - Wedding Reception
“10/10 - My 40th birthday party was made perfect by The Footlights. Their musicianship the way they interacted with all ages (including the 20 kids) and their friendly personality made for a truly memorable experience. Everyone who attended has at some point commented on how good they were….
We will book them again in the future.”
Mark Flanagan - Birthday Party
“Many thanks for playing at our wedding. The music was excellent and got everyone old & even the very young onto the dance floor. We’ve had so many people complimenting the music & your professionalism”
Martin & Sharon - Wedding Reception
“Please pass on our thanks to the band you guys were fantastic!! It was great to see so many of our guests on the dance floor enjoying themselves.”
David Morrissey - Wedding Reception
“What an amazing night. And the 'dance off' too! I think the video footage could be another youtube hit! Seriously guys thanks for an amazing evening event - you were awesome. We won't ever forget it. The perfect compliment to a fantastic day.
Thanks for the great music and interaction!”
Alex & Liz Tait - Wedding Reception
“These guys were great! They really contributed a great deal to the success of my event. Everybody loved their music & they were such nice people to deal with.”
Ms J Collins - Tinker Tailor Events
“Thank you so much guys – you were fab! You Certainly know how to work a crowd!”
Ben & Kirsty - Wedding Reception
“Thanks very much for the great evenings entertainment. The feedback has been overwhelmingly positive & everyone thinks you are a great band”
Debbie Evans - Wedding Reception
“Thank you for a fantastic evening of music. You did an amazing job getting everyone up & dancing”
Laura Down - Rockhopper TV 10th Anniversary Party