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Check out our exclusive live entertainment booking blog series, from the inspiring 'My Perfect Wedding', 'Excellent Events' and 'Perfect Parties' series, through to 'latest news' and our 'a day in the life of a professional musician' series, there's plenty to wet your appetite and get those creative juices flowing.

Contemporary Songs For Cover / Function Bands To Learn

Contemporary Songs For Cover / Function Bands To LearnBlogs > Artist News and Advice

Popular music, especially music that's in the charts, tends to move in trends from one style to another with bands being hot one week/month/year, hip hop the next, electro-pop the next etc etc. This makes it increasingly difficult to find traditional guitar band music to add to a cover bands repertoire and that's why this list exists.

Top 15 Drinking Songs For OktoberFests Everywhere!

Top 15 Drinking Songs For OktoberFests Everywhere!Blogs > Latest News

Alive Network have created a list of top drinking songs for the spirit of Oktoberfest themed events. What are you waiting for? Go and listen to 15 of the best drinking songs in the blog below! Do you have a favourite drinking song that's not on the list? Add it to the comments.

Dancing In The Dark: A Little Tribute To The Humble LED

Dancing In The Dark: A Little Tribute To The Humble LEDBlogs > Latest News

Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are a major feature of most modern technology such as TVs, tablet computers, mobile phones and remote controls. Read this blog to find out why LEDs are so important to Alive Network's entertainers, musicians and even their existence...

Top 5 High Impact Corporate Entertainment Acts of 2014

Top 5 High Impact Corporate Entertainment Acts of 2014Blogs > Entertainment Inspiration

These high impact acts are certain to WOW your guests at corporate events. All 5 of these magnificent entertainers offer unique and astonishing performances guaranteed to get event attendees talking from the moment the entertainment finishes, to the taxi ride home, to being back in the office on Monday morning and beyond!

Top 10 Winter Themed Corporate Entertainers

Top 10 Winter Themed Corporate EntertainersBlogs > Entertainment Inspiration

With winter around the corner, here are ten inspiring wintry entertainment ideas; perfect for corporate events during the winter months!

Top 7 Family Themed Corporate Entertainers

Top 7 Family Themed Corporate EntertainersBlogs > Entertainment Inspiration

Corporate events don't have to be formal occasions. Infact some corporate events involve the wife/husband/partner and their kids too! Alive Network have hand picked their top 7 family-friendly corporate event entertainers who're very capable of entertaining all ages.

Contemporary Corporate Entertainment Ideas for Autumn 2014

Contemporary Corporate Entertainment Ideas for Autumn 2014Blogs > Entertainment Inspiration

Check out these great contemporary entertainment ideas for corporate events this autumn. From LED light shows and BMXing to 007 themed events and sand artists, there's plenty of fresh ideas to get you inspired!

Alive Network Auditions - have you got what it takes?

Alive Network Auditions - have you got what it takes?Blogs > Artist News and Advice

Alive Network, the UK's leading live music and entertainment agency, are holding auditions for new artists in October 2014. Find out how you can take part.

Top 10 Corporate Event Bands of 2014

Top 10 Corporate Event Bands of 2014Blogs > Entertainment Inspiration

Searching for the best, most popular corporate events bands on our books? Search no more! TEN of the most exciting, entertaining and talented performers on Alive Network are listed in this blog entry. From the ultimate soul, funk, rock and pop function bands to a world-class twelve piece big band, these artists will deliver a spectacular and indelible performance; sure to make your event an instant hit!

Something Different:
Unique & Unusual Corporate Event Entertainment Ideas

Something Different: <br />Unique & Unusual Corporate Event Entertainment IdeasBlogs > Entertainment Inspiration

To really give your corporate event the edge, hire something different. Achieve an unforgettable event and check out Alive Network's amazing selection of unique and unusual entertainment ideas below!

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Superstar Waiters is a revolutionary new act; 3 outstanding vocalists or dancers who will be hidden covertly within your event as waiters, chefs, guests & without warning, they will burst into performance of modern music. Video Online!
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Amazing Singing Waiters to hire. A wonderful surprise for your guests; Some of the most talented operatic & musical theatre singers in the UK disguised as waiters who suddenly burst into song with no warning making your guests gush with astonished awe!
The Singing Firemen

Singing Firemen

Something wrong with the venue's Fire Regulations? Two firemen will appear to 'close down' the venue by announcing it over the PA system. But the wannabe pop stars grab the opportunity to show off their vocal skills! A huge surprise & loads of fun!
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Professional Dance Company who perform unique cabaret, themed & bespoke shows. With exceptional choreography & acclaimed company members, you can be certain of a performance you will never forget! Finalists on Sky One's "Got To Dance"!
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Our Aerial Dance Artist performs beautifully crafted movements with trapeze, rope & silks. Various themes can be created with her many costumes to make her unique performance into an adaptable show, from humourous entertainment to elegant skill.

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