Dorset Bands for Hire

Dorset Bands for Hire

Kickstart your evening’s entertainment with one of our sensational Dorset bands for hire.

With an eclectic repertoire spanning the decades, our function bands in Dorset perform a setlist that's perfect for guests of all ages.

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The Best Party Bands in Dorset

Whatever the event, we offer a whole host of  Dorset party bands that are sure to get the party started. From indie-rock bands to soul and modern pop bands, you'll find the perfect cover band in Dorset to suit your needs.

Dorset Function Bands

Our local Dorset functions bands are the ideal choice for all types of functions and events, from wedding receptions and anniversary parties to charity balls, Bar & Bat Mitzvahs and surprise birthday parties. With a range of different styles and genres covered and multiple lineups to choose from, you’re bound to find the right live band to suit your occasion.

Our Dorset bands for hire are highly professional and happy to accommodate your every need; it may be that your venue has strict sound limitations in place or perhaps you'd like the band to learn the First Dance for you; whatever your request, we're here to work with you and the band to ensure your event runs smoothly from start to finish.

With a trusted reputation to look after we've worked hard to find only the very best party bands in Dorset, each meeting our extremely strict criteria. Our guidelines include exceptional musicianship, top quality vocals, exemplary track record and experience in every area of the music and events industry.

Hire Local Cover Bands in Dorset

All of our local Dorset cover bands come complete with PA system and lighting so you won't need to provide a thing. In addition to this, all of our bands provide free playlists between and after their live sets ensuring the atmosphere never dies and the dance floor is never empty.

Our Dorset function bands are available to hire throughout the area including Christchurch, Poole, Weymouth, Bournemouth and Ferndown.

If you're organising an event or wedding in Dorset please also feel free to take a look at Dorset wedding bands and Jazz bands in Dorset.

The New Tones
From £1395
The New Tones are a young and vibrant function band who offer a lively repertoire, enthusiastic performance and upbeat style to kickstart your event. The New Tones...
The Fiction
From £1295
The Fiction are a fun and entertaining 4-piece band performing popular songs from the past five decades. This talented and enthusiastic function and wedding band offer...
Violet Soul
From £2070
A spectacularly soulful & vibrant party band with immense vocals, irresistible grooves and infectious rhythms to get the party started! Violet Soul are a dynamic...
Kissed & Crowned
From £1260
A cutting-edge, modern event band. Having met at music college, Kissed and Crowned have literally lived and breathed music together....
The Jets
From £1450
If you're looking for an ultra-cool wedding band to get your party rockin', the Jet's are certain to deliver! With close to a thousand gigs under their belt, their...
Sound City
From £1795
A dynamic and lively trio who bring an abundance of talent, charm and charisma to each and every event. Having studied at the acclaimed British Academy of New Music,...
Life In Stereo
From £1495
Life In Stereo are one of the UK's leading cover bands, made up of four world class session musicians - together they produce a sound you'll find difficult to match....
Indiana
From £1795
Indiana are a high-energy vintage wedding band performing a combination of contemporary party songs and folk renditions of popular modern classics. With their...
Soul Brother
From £3495
A soulful party band that will take the night by storm with their upbeat and funky approach to classic and contemporary hits. This young and charismatic cover band...
The Oliver Soul Band
From £2225 + VAT
With an abundance of charisma, on-stage charm and talent, The Oliver Soul Band have got the goods to take your event to the next level....
Soul Patrol
From £995
Soul Patrol are an exquisitely infectious soul and funk band performing catchy crossovers of classic and contemporary chart hits. Soul Patrol have taken on the biggest...
Spring Break
From £995
Spring Break are out for the summer and the guys are ready to hand out the red cups! Picture American Pie, The Girl Next Door, Road Trip and every other American...
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Big Teaser
From £1575
Fresh on the London scene are Big Teaser - a high-energy indie/pop band bringing the perfect blend of contemporary and classic hits to the party. With a versatile...
The Rendition
From £1640
The Rendition are an entertaining and vibrant wedding band driven by powerful and soulful vocals. Dedicated musicians at heart with a passion for performing, The...
Electric Soul Club
From £1295
Electric Soul Club are a gifted young 5-piece function band performing a range of music from old soul classics to contemporary pop. With...
The UpKicks
From £1250
The UpKicks deliver the very best in pop, club, rock and soul for an evening jam-packed full of party anthems. With an experienced line-up featuring four of London's...
Radio King
From £995
Radio King are a high octane party band that promise to kick start your event with their explosive repertoire of rock and pop classics. The band consists of four...
Jukebox Nation
From £1285
Jukebox Nation have created a sound & stage show that continues to reckon with the best function bands in the UK. With a line-up made up of the finest musicians on...

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Dorset Musicians For Hire

A wide range of local Dorset musicians available to hire for weddings, parties, corporate events and more.

Jazz Bands Dorset
Jazz Bands Dorset

Marvel at the jaw-dropping talent of our Dorset jazz bands, whom you can book right...

Dorset Acoustic Bands
Dorset Acoustic Bands

Bands for Hire offer a large and eclectic non-electric mixture of acoustic musical acts...

Dorset Wedding Bands
Dorset Wedding Bands

Add the perfect soundtrack to your special day with one of our highly accomplished...

Dorset Soul and Motown Bands
Dorset Soul and Motown Bands

Leave it to Bands for Hire to light the fuse so you can sit back and watch your party...

Dorset Wedding Singers
Dorset Wedding Singers

Make a spectacle with one of our highly-talented Dorset Wedding Singers.

Dorset String Quartets
Dorset String Quartets

Bands for Hire is the proud home to some of the top musicians in the country – and...

Dorset Pianists
Dorset Pianists

We've left no stone unturned in our nationwide search for solid live performers, and...

Dorset Harpists
Dorset Harpists

With Bands for Hire, you can hire a classically trained harpist to play a multitude of...