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The Modern Way

Rock and Pop Function Band based in East Sussex

Price from £1890

The Modern Way are a 5 piece guitar band with keyboards. Their repertoire spans classic guitar indie rock bands such as; The Beatles, Oasis, Kings Of Leon & The Killers to modern pop by Justin Timberlake, Rudimental, Pharell, Omi and Justin Bieber. Graduates of BIMM, their experiences include appearances on Britains Got Talent, performing at festivals like Wireless and Secret Garden Party and performing with acts like Meghan Trainor. Previous clients include Trip Advisor and Peugot.

5 stars - The Modern Way are Highly Recommended 56 Customer Reviews

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  • Repertoire spans classic guitar indie rock to modern pop and chart hits!
  • Professional musicians who have previously performed on Later With Jools Holland as well as toured the UK & Europe!
  • Graduates of BIMM (British & Irish Modern Music Institute)!
  • Previous clients include Trip Advisor and Peugot!
  • Acoustic sets including a 3pm arrival available!
  • Free DJ Service if booked within 7 days of enquiry!

Line up:

Default lineup: 5 members

5 Piece: Male Vocals, Guitar/Backing Vocals, Bass/Backing Vocals, Keys/Backing Vocals and Drums.

* Highly professional, energetic and guaranteed to get you dancing!
* Repertoire includes everything from The Beatles, Justin Timberlake, Ray Charles, Kings Of Leon, Amy Winehouse, Arctic Monkeys, Justin Bieber and loads more!
* Acoustic set and an additional Funk/Soul/Motown set also available!
* Previous experience includes performing on Britains Got Talent and performances with Meghan Trainor!

The Modern Way were absolutely fantastic!!! They rocked the place and produced a show that most people had not experienced before. I am so glad I booked The Modern Way and would STRONGLY recommend them to anyone! - Paul Haley, Wedding Client.

Young, charismatic and highly professional, The Modern Way are an energetic 5 piece guaranteed to get your audience involved and on the dancefloor right from the first note!

With a killer repertoire, The Modern Way's performance includes something for everyone with classics from The Beatles, current pop hits from Justin Bieber and Justin Timberlake, indie classics from Kings of Leon and much more! If that's not enough, the band can also learn your special song request providing enough notice is given (please see booking options for more details).

Your Event
The Modern Way's live sets are flexible and can be performed as 2 x 60 minutes or 3 x 40 minutes. If required, the band can also provide an addition 45 minute set of Soul, Funk and Motown hits (please see performance times or speak to an Alive Network booking agent for more details).

The band can also provide background music from an ipod playlist between their lives sets.

The Modern Way will tailor their look to suit your event. Whether it's a suited and booted corporate event or a more casual wedding band look, just specify your requirements to an Alive Network booking agent.

As a 5 piece band, The Modern Way require a stage space of 4m x 5m but will accommodate whatever space is available. They are very adaptable to a range of room types and will always adjust volume levels to suit your needs.

Acoustic Set
The Modern Way can perform 2 x 30 minute sets of acoustic music, ideal for afternoon performances, drinks receptions and over dinner entertainment.

With stripped back 'live lounge' versions of Radiohead's High and Dry, Bruno Mars' Just The Way You Are and more, The Modern Way's acoustic set will create a special atmosphere for your special occasion. 

The acoustic sessions are available as a Duo (Vocals + Acoustic Guitar), a Trio (Vocals + Acoustic Guitar + Keys) or the full 5 piece band (Vocals + Acoustic Guitar + Bass + Keys + Percussion).

The acoustic set warmed the crowd up and set the scene for the night beautifully. You were both professional and entertaining, we could not have asked for anymore.
- Andy and Becky, Wedding Clients.

DJ Packages
The Modern Way can also provide a DJ Package for your event. The standard package includes DJ Playlists (with vast amount of popular songs from all eras); Band member manning/ making basic announcements/ taking requests. Or you can upgrade to the Premium DJ Package which is a fully mixed live DJ sets to a professional level using DJ software. Guests can make requests, band member MC can make announcements throughout the night, personalised playlists set by client.

Previous Experience
The Modern Way may be young, but their experience and professionalism is second to none. Members have played on everything from Jools Holland to The Only Way Is Essex!

Choose any of the following booking options when you hire The Modern Way from Alive Network

  • Electric Drum Kit Add £131

    To be hired for venues with a sound limiter fitted

  • Premium DJ Package Add £183

    Fully mixed live DJ sets to a professional level using DJ software. Guests can make requests, band member MC can make announcements throughout the night, personalised playlists set by client. Also includes an extended lighting rig to keep the party going even when the band isn’t onstage!

  • Acoustic Duo Add £205

    2 x 30 minutes with Vocals and Acoustic Guitar. Includes a 5pm arrival

  • Acoustic Trio Add £308

    2 x 30 minutes with Vocals, Acoustic Guitar and Keys. Includes a 3 pm arrival

  • Acoustic 5 Piece Add £514

    2 x 30 minutes with Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Keys and Percussion. Includes a 3 pm arrival

  • Song Request Add £65

    For The Modern Way to learn and perform your song request

  • FREE DJ Playlist Package Free

    Whether you would like to create your own playlist for your event, or you would like The Modern Way to provide the soundtrack to keep your party pumping! This option is playlist based rather than live mixing.

  • After 12am finish Add £129

    Add per hour

  • Extra 45 minute funk and soul set Add £320

Choose one of the following performance options when you hire The Modern Way from Alive Network

  • 2 x 60 minutes
  • 3 x 40 minutes
  • 2 x 60 mins or 3 x 40 mins plus additional 45 mins Funk/Soul/Motown set Add £320

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