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10 types of bands you can hire from alive network

10 Types of Bands You Can Hire From Alive Network Amazing Bands For Hire!

Can't decide what type of live cover band will suit your wedding, corporate event or private party the best? Alive Network have created a list which explains what the different band types are and where they are best applied.

Nothing brings your event to life like a live band, but what type of band is best suited to which type of event? Here are some suggestions!

rock and pop function bands for hire

Top 5 Rock & Pop Function Bands Right Now >>>

The Hot Shots

5 stars - The Hot Shots are Highly Recommended (272)


5 stars - Hipster are Highly Recommended (322)

tribute bands for hire

Top 5 Tribute Bands Right Now >>>

The Real Diamond

5 stars - (Neil Diamond) The Real Diamond are Highly Recommended (56)

Jazz bands for hire

Top 5 Jazz Bands Right Now >>>

Rat Pack bands for hire

Top 5 Rat Pack & Swing Bands Right Now >>>

Big City Swing

5 stars - Big City Swing are Highly Recommended (14)

Big bands for hire

Best Selling Big Bands & Jazz Orchestras Right Now >>>

Swing bands for hire

Top Swing, Jive & Rock n Roll Bands Right Now >>>

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Soul bands for hire

Best Soul, RnB & Motown Bands Right Now >>>

Disco Band

Top 70s, Disco & Funk Bands Right Now >>>

Mariachi bands for hire

Best Selling Mariachi Bands Right Now >>>

Steel Band

Top Steel Bands Right Now >>>

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