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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 £966

    Evelyn and The Vipers

    Unique versions of Pop, Soul and Jazz Songs Bristol
    Number of members: 4 5 stars - Evelyn and The Vipers are Highly Recommended 26 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', Evelyn and her band perform unique arrangements of modern Pop, retro Soul and classic Jazz. Also available with additional brass ... Read more...

  • Prices from £838

    Vinyl Beats Trio

    Rock and Pop Trio London
    Number of members: 3 5 stars - Vinyl Beats Trio are Highly Recommended 26 Customer Reviews

    With chart hits from Rudimental, Taylor Swift & Bruno Mars to old school classics from AC/DC, Stevie Wonder & Chic, this talented trio have studied music to degree level & guarantee to make your party! Whether you want upbeat party hits with a full dance floor or a relaxed acoustic set, this cool & ... 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 £735

    The Futuristic Gramophones

    Jazz Band London
    Number of members: 3 5 stars - The Futuristic Gramophones are Highly Recommended 13 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 £1,021

    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 £517

    The Retrobates

    Retro Rock n Roll / Pop Party Duo East Sussex
    Number of members: 2 5 stars - The Retrobates are Highly Recommended 16 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 £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 12 Customer Reviews

    Sugar are a fresh, cool & talented acoustic trio. Performing both relaxed & upbeat material, old & new, the trio are the perfect choice to bring any occasion to life!

  • Prices from £2,893 +VAT

    The Stringfellows

    Acoustic Band London
    Number of members: 5 5 stars - The Stringfellows are Highly Recommended 15 Customer Reviews

    The Stringfellows are an international roaming acoustic band. With corporate clients including Google, Formula 1, HSBC, British Airways, Jaguar Land Rover, Help For Heroes, Air Canada, United Airlines, First Dates, Ross Brawn and the Mulia Bali to name a few, you can book knowing... Read more...

  • Prices from £755

    Phoebe and The Live Lounge Boys

    Acoustic Jazz & Pop Trio Surrey
    Number of members: 3 5 stars - Phoebe and The Live Lounge Boys are Highly Recommended 24 Customer Reviews

    Mix together a pinch of jazz, a dose of pop and a dash of acoustic soul - and you’ll get Phoebe and The Live Lounge Boys, a superb live lounge style acoustic jazz trio with a quirky twist. Guaranteed to add a touch of style and finesse to any event, they will provide the per... Read more...