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Welcome to the Bands For Hire blog featuring everything from live entertainment and planning advice, to music industry news and special entries from recommended wedding suppliers and party planners.

5 Reasons Why You Should Join The Musicians' Union

5 Reasons Why You Should Join The Musicians' Union

PLI, Instrument Cover, Legal Advice and more

100+ Wedding First Dance Song Ideas For 2019

100+ Wedding First Dance Song Ideas For 2019

Struggling to think of a first dance? Then take a look at our list of classics to choose from.

How to Nail Your Evening Wedding Schedule

How to Nail Your Evening Wedding Schedule

Plan your evening wedding reception schedule like a pro.

Live Music Ideas for a Corporate Event

Live Music Ideas for a Corporate Event

We represent a number of highly talented and professional artists perfectly suited for corporate events.

Hiring a wedding band - How does it work?

Hiring a wedding band - How does it work?

Everything you need to know about the booking process when hiring a band.

How to Start a Function Band

How to Start a Function Band

Time to quit the 9 to 5 and start earning a living from music? Read on for some tips to get you started.

Wedding Band or DJ?

Wedding Band or DJ?

We'd always recommend a live band for the 'wow factor', but DJs can be a great alternative depending on a number of factors.

Wedding Music Guide (Infographic)

Wedding Music Guide (Infographic)

Check out our simple guide to get you started with your wedding music.

Simple Invoice Generator Tool For Musicians

Simple Invoice Generator Tool For Musicians

Get your life in order with our easy-to-use Invoice Generator!

Licensing cover songs & remixes for release

Licensing cover songs & remixes for release

Add your own twist on a classic track to reach new listeners.