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Dorset Bands for Hire

Dorset Bands for Hire

Welcome to Bands For Hire, home to some of the very best function bands in Dorset. With an eclectic repertoire spanning across the decades, our bands ensure a set list that's perfect for guests of all ages. So whether it's jazz, swing and rock 'n' roll you're into or Motown, Soul and contemporary pop you'll find the perfect cover band in Dorset to suit your needs.

Whatever the event we offer a whole host of  Dorset bands for hire that are certain to get the party started, from a male fronted trio performing the very best indie and rock of the era, to a 5-piece female fronted function band with an emphasis on modern chart and current pop songs. Our Dorset function bands come in all shapes and sizes with many offering a range of line-ups to suit your venue size and budget.

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 line ups to choose from, you’re bound to find the right live band to suit your occasion.

Our Dorset wedding bands are highly professional and happy to accommodate your every need; it may be that your venue have strict sound limitations in place or perhaps you'd like the band to learn a 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 iPod music 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 Lyme Regis, Charmouth, Beaminster, Bridport, West Bar, West Lexington, Weymouth, Isle of Portland, Preston, Dorchester, Charlton Down, Cerne Abbas, Sherborne, Oborne, Gillingham, Shaftesbury, Fontmell Magna, Sturminster Newton, Shillingstone, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, Charlton Marshall, Milborne St Andrew, Bere Regis, Crossways, Bovington, Wool, East Lulworth, Wareham, Corfe Castle, Worth Matravers, Swanage, Studland, Lytchett Matravers, Farnham, Cranborne, Christchurch and more.

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

The New Tones
The New Tones
From £1395
The New Tones are a young and vibrant function band who offer a lively repertoire, enthusiastic performance and up beat style to kick start your event. The New Tones...
The Fiction
The Fiction
From £1295
The Fiction are a fun and entertaining function band performing popular songs from the past five decades. This talented and enthusiastic 4-piece function band offer a...
Violet Soul
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...
The Jets
The Jets
From £1395
If you're looking for an ultra-cool function 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
Sound City
From £995
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
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....
The Get Down
The Get Down
From £1170
The Get Down are a fun and funky party band boasting an impressive repertoire of party favourites from the past six decades. With every base covered, from 50s rock 'n'...
Indiana
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
Soul Brother
From £1695
A soulful male fronted party band that will take the night by storm with their upbeat and funky approach to classic and contemporary hits. This young and...
The Oliver Soul 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
Soul Patrol
From £935
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
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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The Rendition
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
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...
Radio King
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 indie classics. The band consists of four...
Jukebox Nation
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...
The Lovettes
The Lovettes
From £935
Meet The Lovettes, a glamorous vocal trio performing hits from the 50s and 60s with their very own all-girl backing group. Founded in 2013, The Lovettes have wowed...
Black Jeans
Black Jeans
From £1940
Black Jeans are a slick and undeniably cool indie rock function band performing hit smashers and contemporary classics with flare and style; indie is the new black!...