430 of the best live function bands for hire in the North East.
These are the perfect Function Bands for weddings, corporate events & parties in the North East area, locally sourced by our entertainment experts. Find the best North East Function Bands only at Alive Network, the UK's biggest entertainment agency.
5 stars - Midnight Train are Highly Recommended17 Reviews Number of members: 4West Yorkshire
Midnight Train are a 4 piece party band hailing from Leeds. They have played together for almost a decade, combining their different styles & passions to create exciting, memorable sets to fill any dance floor. Expect hits from Bruno Mars, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Beyonce & much more! Previous clients include Cancer Research UK, The RAF, York Races & more!...
5 stars - The Upstarts are Highly Recommended26 Reviews Number of members: 4Lancashire
The Upstarts are one of the freshest bands around! Performing music everyone will love, The Upstarts live sets include cool classics from the Beatles and Stevie Wonder to the biggest modern-day hits from Bruno Mars, DNCE, Bieber and more!...
5 stars - Drive are Highly Recommended37 Reviews Number of members: 4Merseyside
Known across the UK for their ‘real gig’ feel, Drive are the perfect choice for real music lovers looking to party! Specialising in indie-rock with a bit of modern pop thrown in for good measure, this energetic 4-piece band are huge crowd-pleasers and receive rave reviews wherever they go!...
5 stars - Algorhythm are Highly Recommended2 Reviews Number of members: 4Northumberland
A phenomenal, 100% live, four-piece unit essential for every party! With music from 60's (the Beatles, Marvin Gaye, Etta James) right through to the latest chart hits (Dua Lipa, The Weeknd, Bruno Mars), Algorhythm are ready to fill your dance floor with favourites for everyone!...
5 stars - Now Stereo are Highly Recommended10 Reviews Number of members: 5Derbyshire
Nothing short of passionate & professional, Now Stereo always fill a dance floor! With highly energised & totally unforgettable live sets, the band perform the biggest & best dance floor fillers from the 60's to today's chart hits. Expect to hear the sounds of Cyndi Lauper, Stevie Wonder, The Killers, Walk The Moon, Taylor Swift & more!...
5 stars - Front Runners are Highly Recommended16 Reviews Number of members: 4South Yorkshire
Offering a live show like no other, Front Runners are passionate, energetic & ready for a party! Bringing you the very best floor-filling indie-rock, their set list is packed with iconic anthems everyone knows & loves! From Oasis to The Stones, The Jam, Kasabian & more, a night with Front Runners will be an experience you want again & again!...
5 stars - Beat Surrender are Highly Recommended14 Reviews Number of members: 3Northumberland
Beat Surrender are a young, energetic and highly talented function band. With a repertoire full of dance floor fillers, and a tight, powerful sound far bigger than their 3 piece lineup suggests; they're guaranteed to bring the house down at your party!...
5 stars - Cassino are Highly Recommended16 Reviews Number of members: 4West Yorkshire
Cassino are Yorkshire's finest function band. An enthusiastic & passionate four-piece band with extremely talented musicians featuring both male and female vocals, Cassino offer something for everyone with their varied repertoire of unforgettable classics & contemporary hits!...
5 stars - The Guns are Highly Recommended106 Reviews Number of members: 4London
If you're looking for an energetic, explosive & professional band for your wedding, private party or corporate event, The Guns are for you! Their strong repertoire guarantees to fill your dance floor spanning artists such as Bruno Mars, The Killers, Foo Fighters, Prince, Stevie Wonder, The Black Keys, Rolling Stones and more!...
5 stars - The Hi-Fi Club are Highly Recommended47 Reviews Number of members: 3West Yorkshire
The Hi-Fi Club is a three-piece pop & rock band ready to rock your party! With a crowd-pleasing repertoire packed with classic hits from The Beatles, The Who & The Jam alongside current tracks from The Killers, Kings of Leon & more, this party-loving trio will fill your dance floor! Irish music & full acoustic options also available....
5 stars - BackBeat are Highly Recommended63 Reviews Number of members: 5West Yorkshire
An electric group of 5 young, cool, professional musicians. Their ever expanding repertoire covers a huge range. From Soul, Funk, Motown & Disco to Rock & Pop, all your favorite party classics & latest modern day hits guarantee to get the party started!...
5 stars - The 123s are Highly Recommended3 Reviews Number of members: 3North Yorkshire
Playing banging songs that’ll keep you dancing & singing all night long, The 123's deliver infectious personality, huge talent & a powerful party vibe! Covering much-loved guitar anthems, from modern Indie to classic Rock & retro Rock n' Roll, The 123's are not to be missed!...
5 stars - International Party Gurus are Highly Recommended11 Reviews Number of members: 5West Yorkshire
The International Party Gurus are on one the Norths Leading party/function bands made up from 3 degree graduates and two members from other high flying outfits. We pride ourselves on our performances and guarantee you will be on your feet in no time!...
Totally Pop are all about one thing; ensuring you party goes with a BANG! With a wide-ranging repertoire designed to create the best party you've ever hosted, the band perform music from Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran, Prince, James Bay, Chaka Kahn, Stevie Wonder and loads more!...
5 stars - Dexter are Highly Recommended124 Reviews Number of members: 5Cheshire
With an awesome reputation since establishing in 1997, Dexter are THE CHOICE for delivering incredible parties across the UK! Featuring both male & female vocals, this exciting band perform everything from rock & pop classics, modern day floor fillers & sing-along favourites! Acoustic sets, DJ sets & even a 6-piece line up also available!...
5 stars - Gold are Highly Recommended66 Reviews Number of members: 6South Yorkshire
Gold are a premium quality function band available with 6, 7, 8 or 9 members. This international party band is made up of the highest quality professional musicians, who specialise in performing choice party tracks from a wide range of genres including Funk, Soul, Motown, Rock, Indie, Pop and Disco....
5 stars - The Connection are Highly Recommended6 Reviews Number of members: 4Leicestershire
Professional, fun and friendly. With a huge ranges of styles and material to draw on including pop, rock, jazz, dance and many other genres - old and new. From tasteful, sedate gatherings to full on P.A.R.T.Y!...
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The Hi-Fi Club
5 stars - The Hi-Fi Club are Highly Recommended
“Thanks guys, we got exactly what we wanted! You were brilliant - great music and everyone loved it. Thanks again.”
Raymond C booked The Hi-Fi Club for their Wedding in the North East
5 stars - The Kicks are Highly Recommended
“The Kicks were absolutely awesome, they built us a playlist based on 10 songs we loved from their repertoire and 5 songs we didn't like and they smashed it. I have never seen a mor...”
Richard S booked The Kicks for their Wedding in the North East
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How much do North East Function Bands cost?
Function Bands in the North East cost from £128 to £10195. The average price in 2021 was £1739. Prices vary depending on experience, demand, size of act, travel costs and the specs of the equipment provided. Artists travelling into the North East from further away will usually charge more than a local act due to travel time and fuel costs.
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On the rare occasion that we don't have an artist based within your area, we will always have artists in the neighbouring regions willing to travel.
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