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the upbeat background music collection

The Upbeat Background Music Collection Hire hand-picked, upbeat bands & musicians to perform in the background!

Put a smile on your guests’ faces with Alive's collection of upbeat background artists. From fun and lively acoustic entertainment to the can’t-stop-smiling sound of the steel drums, explore our artist selection for that moment when the champagne corks start popping!

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  • Prices from £1,174

    Evelyn and The Vipers

    Unique versions of Pop, Soul and Jazz Songs Bristol
    Number of members: 5 5 stars - Evelyn and The Vipers are Highly Recommended 38 Customer Reviews

    Evelyn and the Vipers are a cool & stylish band with a signature sound & vintage feel! A fun alternative perfect for any event looking for something 'a little different', the band perform unique arrangements of modern Pop, retro Soul and classic Jazz. Also available with additional brass and a lapto... Read more...

  • Prices from £1,174

    Vinyl Beats Trio

    Rock and Pop Trio London
    Number of members: 3 5 stars - Vinyl Beats Trio are Highly Recommended 28 Customer Reviews

    With chart hits from Calvin Harris, Walk The Moon & Bruno Mars to old school classics from Stevie Wonder, Oasis & more, this talented trio are an upbeat band will a full party sound! Featuring cool, fun, professional musicians who have studied music to degree level, Vinyl Beats Trio are guaranteed t... Read more...

  • Prices from £629

    Accento

    Acoustic Duo London
    Number of members: 2 5 stars - Accento are Highly Recommended 6 Customer Reviews

    Accento are a young, fresh, modern and dynamic high end duet. Bringing enthusiasm, energy and excitement to your event with their own arrangements, Accento offer an innovative take on popular songs and will create the perfect atmosphere for your event!

  • Prices from £803

    The Futuristic Gramophones

    Jazz Band London
    Number of members: 3 5 stars - The Futuristic Gramophones are Highly Recommended 20 Customer Reviews

    Modern classics meet Vintage Jazz! The Futuristic Gramophones will deliver a classy performance and send your guests to an alternative reality where Taylor Swift shares the stage with Louis Armstrong, where Bessie Smith jams with The White Stripes, and Benny Goodman swings with Meghan Trainor!

  • Prices from £1,175

    The Cotton Picadillys

    Bluegrass/ Country Band London
    Number of members: 3 5 stars - The Cotton Picadillys are Highly Recommended 4 Customer Reviews

    The Cotton Picadillys are an acoustic trio of musicians playing pop songs with a bluegrass & country sound. Covering artists from Pharrell to Jeff Buckley, this fun themed wandering act offer something for everyone whilst mix and mingling between your guests!

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  • Prices from £552

    The Retrobates

    Retro Rock n Roll / Pop Party Duo East Sussex
    Number of members: 2 5 stars - The Retrobates are Highly Recommended 26 Customer Reviews

    Making sure that every toe is tapping & every hip is swinging, The Retrobates perform vintage classics from the likes of Johnny Cash & Elvis to today's biggest names in Indie, from Oasis to The Strokes all in a cool, fun & authentic style!

  • Prices from £757

    The Zenettes

    Acoustic Band Greater Manchester
    Number of members: 3 5 stars - The Zenettes are Highly Recommended 8 Customer Reviews

    Hailing from the bustling streets of Manchester, The Zenettes are an acoustic folk, pop girl group comprised of three really good friends with a mutual love of music. With influences as broad as Dusty Springfield and Daft Punk, they have created a distinctive sound fuelled by live instruments and t... Read more...

  • Prices from £346

    Jordan Alexander

    Singer-Pianist East Sussex
    Number of members: 1 5 stars - Jordan Alexander are Highly Recommended 6 Customer Reviews

    A huge talent that shouldn’t be missed! Jordan Alexander has wowed at many prestigious events across the UK and is going on to carve an exciting career thanks to his incredible voice. Accompanying himself on piano, Jordan’s repertoire spans chilled out ballads to high paced upbeat tunes from modern ... Read more...

  • Prices from £723

    Sugar

    Acoustic Trio Surrey
    Number of members: 3 5 stars - Sugar are Highly Recommended 15 Customer Reviews

    Sugar are a fresh, cool & talented acoustic trio. Performing both relaxed & upbeat material, old & new, the trio cover music from the Beatles to Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Stevie Wonder and more! Having wowed crowds for Google, BBC, P&O Cruises and more, this trio as a must have act for any special occasi... Read more...

  • Prices from £2,767 +VAT

    The Stringfellows

    Acoustic Band London
    Number of members: 5 5 stars - The Stringfellows are Highly Recommended 25 Customer Reviews

    International roaming band. Clients including Google, Formula 1, HSBC, British Airways, Jaguar Land Rover, Natwest, Help For Heroes, Air Canada, United Airlines, The Mulia Bali & many more - this is one band in serious demand!

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