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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.

We are Paperless and Eco-Friendly

We are Paperless and Eco-Friendly

How we use digital contracts to reduce our carbon footprint.

Live Bands for Charity Events - Should Bands Work For Free?

Live Bands for Charity Events - Should Bands Work For Free?

Charity Events - should musicians perform for free?

Does your venue have a noise restriction and sound limiter?

Does your venue have a noise restriction and sound limiter?

Sound limiters; what are they and why do we need them?

Booking a band for a school reunion party

Booking a band for a school reunion party

Looking to create some nostalgia? Check out our suggestions for live music here.

Hire a Live band for Marquee Wedding

Hire a Live band for Marquee Wedding

A marquee can be the ideal space for live music; here are some useful points to consider when booking.

Hire Live Bands for New Year's Eve

Hire Live Bands for New Year's Eve

Party bands, acoustic duos, jazz and swing bands; we've plenty of choice to make your NYE event a success!

Hire Band for Staff Christmas Party

Hire Band for Staff Christmas Party

It's time for everyone to let their hair down, adorn themsevles with tinsel and get merry to some live music!

Unique and Unusual Wedding Music?

Unique and Unusual Wedding Music?

Step out of the norm and consider something unique for your special occasion or event.

How to organise a Vintage Wedding

How to organise a Vintage Wedding

Out with new, in with the old! Vintage has made it's come back and we have the music to match.

Playing in a Function Band - Tom's Top Tips

Playing in a Function Band - Tom's Top Tips

Useful advice for surviving in a function band and how to make it work for you.