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
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    The New Tones
    From £1295
    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
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    The Fiction
    From £1195
    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
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    Violet Soul
    From £1695
    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
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    The Jets
    From £1395
    The Jets are an explosive young function band performing hits from every decade. From old rock 'n' roll classics from the 50's and 60's to indie, Britpop and the...
  • Sound City
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    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
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    Life In Stereo
    From £1500
    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....
  • Radio King
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    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...
  • Indiana
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    Indiana
    From £1465
    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
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    Soul Brother
    From £2165
    A soulful male fronted band that will take the night by storm with their upbeat and funky approach to the classics and contemporary hits. Get ready to twist and shout...
  • The Rocketeers
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    The Rocketeers
    From £1230
    The Rocketeers are a hi-octane rock band who pack a punch with their high intensity Indie, Rock & Pop sets - sure to have the dance floor going wild with...
  • The Flip Top Floozies
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    The Flip Top Floozies
    From £1000
    Dressed to the nines in authentic 1950's style, the Flip Top Floozies will bring the era of Rock 'n' Roll back to life. This young energetic band first leapt onto the...
  • Before Sunrise
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    Before Sunrise
    From £1050
    With a repertoire that focuses on indie and rock classics from the last 50 years, Before Sunrise are the ultimate indie function band to get your party on it's feet....
  • The Bandits
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    The Bandits
    From £920
    The Bandits are a trio of high quality musicians performing classics from the last 50 years, from Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson and Prince to The Kooks, Maroon 5,...
  • The Soundouts
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    The Soundouts
    From £1295
    This young and exciting 4-piece band bring an air of rock 'n' roll to the table with a fresh sound that oozes style and East London cool. With Sir Richard Branson,...
  • Electric Soul Club
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    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 all five members highly...
  • Jukebox Nation
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    Jukebox Nation
    From £1285
    Jukebox Nation have created a sound & stage show that continues to reckon with the biggest function bands in the UK. With a line-up made up of the finest musicians...
  • The Lovettes
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    The Lovettes
    From £875
    Meet The Lovettes, a glamorous vocal trio performing hits from the 50's and 60's with their very own all-girl backing group. Their retro sound will have you and your...
  • Black Genes
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    Black Genes
    From £1580
    Black Genes 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!...
  • Motown Sensation
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    Motown Sensation
    From £2650
    'Motown Sensation' are a truly authentic Motown tribute band performing non-stop Motown hits from Stevie wonder, Marvin Gaye and Aretha Franklin to the Four Tops and...
  • The Overloads
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    The Overloads
    From £1170
    With a repertoire jam-packed full of rocking indie anthems, The Overloads guarantee to bring a little bit of indie-rock 'n' roll excitement to your evening's...
  • The Weekend Connection
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    The Weekend Connection
    From £1750
    The Weekend Connection offer the perfect antidote to the working week with their exciting and energising collection of modern and classic hits. This 5-piece function...
  • Stylus
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    Stylus
    From £950
    With an extensive repertoire that spans from 50s to modern, Stylus are certain to get the party started. This pop/rock function band are available to hire, either as a...
  • Decades
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    Decades
    From £1850
    Decades are the ultimate function band, offering a stage show and performance that won't be beaten. With a repertoire of over 500 songs featuring the best of 50's and...
  • The Big Beats
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    The Big Beats
    From £1150
    This energetic 4-piece are guaranteed to deliver a performance with great stage presence and charisma. The Big Beat offer a large and varied repertoire covering the...
  • Deadlight
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    Deadlight
    From £1405
    Deadlight bring an intense indie rock sound that's fuelled by gritty guitars, rumbling bass and sonic drum sounds that'll leave your guests blown away; not to mention...