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hydra soul, funk and pop function band bristol
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Hydra are a young energetic band made up of talented and professional musicians, performing many styles of music including Pop, Rock, Funk, Soul, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and many of the top 40. Hydra have performed in many UK venues to great acclaim. With an exciting live show the band always deliver an evening full of fun, excitement and great music.

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  •  Energetic, professional, 4 piece band!
  •  High Quality PA System
  •  Wide range of covers ranging from the 50's to present day
  •  Available both in the UK and internationally
  • 5 piece band with the addition of keys also available (see booking options)

Line up:

Default lineup: 4 members

Standard Configuration - 4 Piece - Male Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals, 2 x Guitar, Bass, Drums & Sample Pad.
 
5 Piece Band Option - Add Female Lead Vocals (see booking options for more details)
 
3 Piece Band Option - Male Lead Vocals, Guitar, Drums and Bass. (see booking options for more details)

Hydra Special Offers!!!
* FREE DJ Service for every booking confirmed within 7 days of an enquiry! Please refer to  booking options or speak to us directly for more details.
 * Book Hydra for an event between October and April and receive a 10% discount! Please speak to an Alive Network Co-ordinator for a quote.
 
The Ultimate Live Band Experience
 
Hydra are a young energetic band made up of talented and professional musicians. They have gained a great deal of experience on stage performing many styles of music including Pop, Rock, Funk, Soul, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and many of the top 40. Hydra have performed in many UK venues to great acclaim. With a large repertoire and exciting live shows the band always deliver an evening that is full of fun, excitement and great music. Hydra go the extra mile to ensure that your event runs smoothly. Contact us today if you would like to hear more.
 
We guarantee that you will be amazed by Hydra’s stage presence, amazing musicianship, professionalism and smart appearance.
 
Hydra have an extensive set list with over 3 hours of quality music and over 2 hours worth of acoustic material.
 
Hydra are extremely flexible with setup and timings so the show can be adjusted with any of the following to suite your event:
 
2 x 60min sets
3 x 40min sets
  
Acoustic Set Option 1 (see booking options for more details)
 
Acoustic Option 1 includes 2 x 30min sets performed by Jack with acoustic guitar and lead vocals. A perfect laid back start to your evening event, think BBC live lounge. Arrival time 6pm.
 
Acoustic Set Option 2  (see booking options for more details)
 
Acoustic Option 2 includes 2 x 30min sets performed by Jack with acoustic guitar and lead vocals during the drinks reception. Sets can be performed indoor or outdoor at a moments notice. Early arrival time of 2pm.
 
Acoustic Set Option 3  (see booking options for more details)
 
Acoustic Option 3 includes 2 x 30min sets performed by three members of the band including two acoustic guitars, lead and backing vocals and a sample pad for percussion. A unique and intimate sound. Arrival time 6pm.
 
Acoustic Set Option 4 see booking options for more details)
 
Acoustic Option 4 includes 2 x 30min sets performed by three members of the band including two acoustic guitars, lead vocals, backing vocals and a sample pad for percussion. Same as option 3 but with an early arrival time meaning sets can be performed during the drinks reception indoors or outdoors. Arrival time 2pm.
 
FREE DJ Package
 
Hydra offer a fantastic DJ package FREE OF CHARGE! You can create your own playlist for your event, or you can let Hydra provide you with all the hits to keep your guests on the dance floor. Hydra have multiple DJ options available to cater for everyones needs from simple background music to full scale DJ playlists for between and after the bands live sets.
 
Premium DJ Package
 
Fully mixed live DJ sets using professional DJ software and equipment. Band member always present taking requests from guests, MC’ing and providing personalised playlists chosen by the client. An upgraded lighting rig for the dance floor containing, lasers, par-cans, strobe lights and a smoke machine (available upon request). The Premium DJ package is the perfect way to keep the party atmosphere going long after the band have finished and see out the rest of your special evening!
 
Equipment 
 
Hydra’s collection of instruments, PA system, amplifiers and microphones really is top of the line. Top brands used include PRS, Fender, Suhr, Ibanez, Gretch, AKG, Roland, Nord, Pearl, Mark Bass, Suhr, Sennheiser, Oktava, Universal Audio, Apple, G and L, Two Rock, Zilla and many more.
 
And the most important piece of equipment for your event is always the PA system! We have just upgraded to a top of the line HK Audio Linear 5 system for a total of 4400watts of power. This provided crystal clear vocals and solid chest thumping low end perfect for live bands and DJ applications up to 300-400 people. 
 
Please note: Due to session and touring work, Hydra use a pool of musicians who are all of a high standard and regularly work within the band.

Choose any of the following booking options when you hire Hydra from Alive Network

  • Acoustic Option 1 Add £180

    Includes 2 x 30 minutes of acoustic music. 6pm arrival.  

  • Acoustic Option 2 Add £300

    2 x 30 minute acoustic sets performed during dinner or drinks receptions (includes early arrival of 2pm).  

  • Acoustic Option 3 Add £360

    2 x 30 minute acoustic sets from band trio. 6pm arrival.

  • Acoustic Option 4 Add £600

    2 x 30 minute acoustic sets from band trio performed during dinner or drinks receptions (includes early arrival of 2pm)

  • 1am Finish Add £120
  • Free DJ Service Free

    (if booked within 7 days of enquiry) Band members manning/making basic announcements if required. Includes the use of full HK PA between and after their sets, along with a wide range of pre-mixed music to cater for your guest’s tastes.  

  • Premium DJ Service Add £240

    Fully mixed live DJ sets to a professional level using DJ software. Guests can make requests, band member MC, personalised playlists set by client. An extended Chauvet lighting rig comprising of 2 x LED Derby fixtures, 6 x LED wash lights, a Laser, 4 x hight powered strobe lights and a smoke machine. 

  • FREE First Dance Request Free

    For Hydra to learn and perform your first dance

  • Song Request Add £60

    For Hydra to learn and perform a special song

  • 5 Piece Add £216

    Plus female vocalist.

  • Trio Line-Up Deduct £180

    Male Vocals/Guitar, Bass & Drums

Choose one of the following performance options when you hire Hydra from Alive Network

  • 2 x 60 minutes £0
  • 2 x 45 minutes £0
  • 3 x 40 minutes £0