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.
2014 really is shaping up to be an exceptional year for Scotland, with more events that you can toss a caber at. Celebrate everything Gàidhlig (Gaelic) this year by holding your own hóro-gheallaidh (party or shindig) complete with live féisteas (entertainment).
Alive Network are looking for more singing surprise acts to supply their high demand! That right - we're calling out for the best singing waiters, singing firemen, singing policemen, singing chefs, singing guests and any other amazing surprise singing act you can think of! Read on for more details...
Trying to decide on hymns for the big day? Alive Network are here to help! In this blog, the team at Alive have compiled the ultimate guide to wedding hymns, which includes the rules, lots of advice and even their own 'Top 10 Wedding Hymns' list.
Are you a cool, smart soul band with energy and enthusiasm? Is your band already performing live, but you're looking for more (and better paid) gigs? And do you really love soul music? Then Alive Network definitely loves you!
We knew 2014 was going to be a vintage year for festivals when Dolly Parton wrote a song for the Glastonbury crowd entitled Mud, mud, mud ,mud! But if you don't fancy the driving, the camping, the tramping, the queuing and the credit card hammering that is the UK summer music festival scene, why not stage your own mini festival instead!
Soul bands provide a wealth of entertainment, with superb musicians, sensational singers, and sassy outfits (you'll never see a scruffy soul band!). So, how much will this ultimate party, wedding, or corporate event entertainment cost you? We delve into how to budget for a soul band, with the help of some of the top soul acts here at Alive Network.
Now that the England team is back in Blighty, we can all relax from the struggle of blind optimism over on-pitch reality, and start to enjoy watching the World Cup again! So why not embrace all that Latin spirit, hold a fun World Cup party for all your mates, and learn the life-loving, hip-swaying moves that Latin American footie fans do so well with a Latin dance band from Alive Network.
Did you know? Monty Python's Live reunion show at the O2 arena in London sold out in a record 43.5 seconds! That's 20,000 seats in under a minute. If you were lucky enough to get a ticket, well done! - but if you didn't manage to secure one, well there's always the next best thing... Enjoy some Monty Python/Fawlty Towers entertainment in your own home, at your wedding or private party by hiring our John Cleese lookalike!
Want to hire a live band that will totally blow your party, wedding or corporate event guests away? 70s cover bands are the option for you! 70's Disco and Funk will pack out the dance floor within seconds - it's just a natural call to boogie. Now, 70s bands usually don't come super cheap (but you get what you pay for - trust us!)... so here's a guide to help you understand what you get for your money!
Alive Network is the UK's premier live music entertainment agency and the largest online entertainment booking service in the world. Established in 1999, we provide high quality live entertainment for over 7500 events per year. We represent hundreds of the UK's very best live bands, DJs & entertainers who are available to hire for weddings, corporate events & private parties.
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