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The Shindigs

Rock and Pop Function Band based in Dorset

Price from £1131

The Shindigs start parties. It’s just what they do. They are full-time professionals; an award-winning, fully self-contained entertainment business that’s armed and ready to rock your socks off! The Shindigs guarantee that their irresistible mix of classic party anthems and breath-taking live show will have everybody on their feet dancing and singing along... all night long... and all the way home! Resistance is futile!


5 stars - The Shindigs are Highly Recommended 21 Customer Reviews

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  • FREE 'Laptop DJ Service' with every booking - The Shindigs provide a DJ service to keep your party pumping before, between & after sets, ensuring that the entertainment just keeps on a-comin'! The band will work with you to create a custom-made DJ Playlist, where you can include all the party songs that you & your guests know & love; the bands wedding music database has absolutely no limitations! The band also welcomes song requests on the night itself! (please select in booking options)!
  • Pick You Own Playlist - You have the power! The Shindigs will work with you to build the perfect Set-list for your event, where you will be able to select the songs from their repertoire that you would like included within the live performance! Their vast & varied repertoire of classic party anthems is tried & tested, and is sure to get all of your guests shakin' their stuff on the dance floor from the first note to the last!
  • Live Performance Song Request - The Shindigs will learn & perform a special song of your choice live, either as your first dance or as part of the main set! No song is too big for The Shindigs!
  • Full Stage Lighting - Bring your event to life with a jaw-dropping display of lighting & effects. Smoke machines, laser beams & moving lights will all make your venue sparkle & shine!
  • Professional Sound Engineer - The best just got better! The Shindigs are proud to offer the services of a Professional Live Sound Engineer, who will be at hand throughout your event to fine-tune the bands' live sound & to assist you in all your technical needs, adding state-of-the-art equipment designed to turn your event in to a full-blown concert!
  • 24/7 Customer Support - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year; The Shindigs are with you every step of the way, offering full support & guidance from your initial inquiry right through to the event itself, ensuring that your entertainment is unforgettable!

Line up:

Default lineup: 4 members

4 Piece: Male Lead Vocals/Guitar/Keys, Guitar/Vocals, Bass/Vocals & Drums/Vocals.

10% DISCOUNT for all events held between January 1st - March 31st! Book now & save £££

Prepare yourselves for a party! The Shindigs are one of the UK's most popular 4-piece pop/rock function bands! Armed with an irresistible mix of dance-inducing party anthems, The Shindigs are professionals in the art of partying, providing the grooviest live entertainment available!

CAUTION:
The Shindigs take no responsibility for members of the audience that perform the following:

- Awkward Dad dancing
- Overly enthusiastic dance-off's
- Potentially hazardous knee slides
- Conga lines
- Dodgy dance routines
- Unconvincing air-guitar
- Lunges of any kind
- The wearing of ties around one's head

... In fact, they encourage all the above!

The Shindigs are available throughout the UK for weddings, parties, festivals & corporate events, 365 days a year! They are the live music specialists, delivering explosive, high-octane live shows that feature the very best party tunes from the past 70 years! The band provides a completely tailor-made live entertainment service to suit all events & budgets, and will work with you every step of the way to ensure that your event is truly unforgettable! 

The bands repertoire is so foot-tappingly satisfying that even the shyest of guests will surrender to the music and find themselves bustin' a move! It has been purposely designed to get feet flocking towards the dance-floor. Whether 8 years old or 80 years young, The Shindigs will turn all your guests absolutely wild! Their set-list covers old-school classics from the 50's and 60's all the way to modern day chart hits, ensuring that there is something for everyone to shake their money maker to! No doubt about it, this cover band really does cover them all! Mad for Michael Jackson? Got a soft spot for One Direction? Dig those 80's anthems? Or just can't get enough of that funky music?... You build the perfect set-list for your event by choosing all the songs, artists and genres that you and your guests know and love! From Rock 'n' Roll to Rhythm 'n' Blues; from Pop to Rock and Funk to Soul, The Shindigs do it all, serving up hit after hit until your ears are 100% satisfied!

Since their formation in 2011, The Shindigs have gained a reputation as one of the country's leading 4-piece pop/rock professional cover bands, wowing countless audiences all over the UK and abroad and winning the regional award for 'Best Band' at The 2019 Wedding Industry Awards! With over a 1000 performances and several overseas tours under their belt, the band are able to use their invaluable experience and expertise to deliver the perfect live entertainment package!

* FREE 'Laptop DJ Service' with every booking - The Shindigs provide a DJ service to keep your party pumping before, between & after sets, ensuring that the entertainment just keeps on a-comin'! The band will work with you to create a custom-made DJ Playlist, where you can include all the party songs that you & your guests know & love; the bands music database has absolutely no limitations! The band also welcomes song requests on the night itself! (please select in booking options)!

* Pick You Own Playlist - You have the power! The band will work with you to build the perfect Set-list for your event. You will be able to select the songs from their repertoire that you would like included within the live performance. Their beautifully big & wonderfully varied repertoire of classic party anthems is thoroughly tried & tested and guaranteed to get all of your guests shakin' their stuff on the dance floor!
* Live Performance Song Request - The Shindigs will learn & perform a special song of your choice live, either as your first dance or as part of the main set! No song is too big for The Shindigs!
* Full Stage Lighting - Bring your venue to life with a jaw-dropping display of lighting & effects. Smoke machines, laser beams, moving lights, even a bubble machine, will all make your venue sparkle & shine!
* Professional Sound Engineer - The best just got better! The Shindigs are proud to offer the services of a Professional Live Sound Engineer, who will be at hand throughout your event to fine-tune the bands' live sound & to assist you in all your technical needs, adding state-of-the-art equipment designed to turn your event in to a full-blown concert!
* 24/7 Customer Support - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year; The Shindigs are with you every single step of the way, offering full support & guidance from your initial inquiry right through to the very event itself. The band are never more than an email or phone call away!
* PLI Certified & PAT-Tested - The Shindigs are a fully insured professional entertainment business with public liability cover for up to £10,000,000. Their equipment is of the very best that money can buy and is fully PAT-Tested. The band are able to provide certificates upon request and will gladly pass them on to your venue.

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

  • Free Laptop DJ Service Free

    Manned by a band member at all times to take song requests & make announcements.

  • Song Request Add £144
  • Plus professional sound engineer Add £96
  • 1am Finish Add £120

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

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