Essex Bands For Hire

Essex Bands For Hire

Give your event the wow factor with one of our sensational Essex party bands for hire.

Serving up the very best in popular music, our Essex cover bands promise a fun-filled night for you and your guests.

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The Best Party Bands in Essex

If you're looking for a live Essex function band to entertain your guests, we represent a range of incredible cover bands performing everything from pop, indie and rock to soul, Motown and R&B.

We only work the most experienced and talented Essex bands for hire, perfect for your wedding reception, birthday party, corporate event, university ball or summer ball. We cater to all backgrounds and ages, just take a look at our range of live cover bands in Essex below.

Essex Function Bands and Musicians

For the very best Essex jazz bands on offer, take a look at our jazz bands section and listen to some of the great bands and musicians we have available to hire.

Our Essex Wedding bands and Essex Party Bands are available to hire in Basildon, Billericay, Braintree, Brentwood, Canvey, Chelmsford, Colchester, Harlow, Loughton and Southend. For more live music options earlier in the day, you may also like to check out our range of Essex string quartets, Essex HarpistsEssex acoustic bands and pianists in Essex.

The Mesh Band
From £1250
The mesh band are an experienced 4-piece wedding and function band performing a variety of music from 50s rock 'n' roll to Motown, indie rock and up-to-date pop. With...
Wild Ones
From £1350
Get ready to party with Wild Ones, a chic soul band with exceptional vocals and musicianship. With a diverse range of genres including soul, RnB, pop, and funk, these...
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 Fiction
From £1350
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...
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...
Kissed & Crowned
From £1395
A cutting-edge, modern event band. Having met at music college, Kissed and Crowned have literally lived and breathed music together....
JJ & The Beatniks
From £1965 + VAT
Using wireless technology, JJ & The Beatniks are a unique acoustic band offering the ability to roam and interact with guests whilst...
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 50s and 60s...
The Soundouts
From £1625
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,...
The Tricks
From £1545
Introducing The Tricks - London’s most prestigious function band, available to book for weddings, corporate functions, business awards ceremonies and more....
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 Matchsticks
From £1195
A high-octane indie-rock party band that offer a diverse selection of songs powered by electric vocals! The Matchsticks consist of three...
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The Fleet
From £1170
A dynamic, high energy 3-piece indie pop band. The Fleet boast an impressive repertoire of songs covering everything from the present day right back to the 50s. Having...
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....
From £1695
An effortlessly stylish pop, soul and rhythm & blues party band. Halos focus on providing an immersive, highly energetic and rhythmically pleasing performance....
The Breakaways
From £1055
Bring out the anthems with this rockin' indie trio - combining new and old, The Breakaways are the perfect band for any occasion. The Breakaways are a high-energy...
Sound City
From £1295
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,...
From £2395
A lively and dynamic party band covering a wide range of music for every generation. The core band consists of five professional musicians, all of whom have graduated...

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Essex Musicians For Hire

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

Jazz Bands Essex
Jazz Bands Essex

Are you looking for experienced and talented jazz bands in Essex? We only work with the...

Essex Acoustic Bands
Essex Acoustic Bands

We work alongside a range of solo acoustic singer/guitarists, acoustic duos and...

Essex Wedding Bands
Essex Wedding Bands

Go to town on your wedding entertainment with one of our super-talented Essex wedding...

Essex Soul and Motown Bands
Essex Soul and Motown Bands

Welcome to party central – Bands for Hire has more excellent Motown and soul wedding...

Essex Wedding Singers
Essex Wedding Singers

Give your wedding the ultimate soundtrack with one of our exceptional Essex wedding...

Essex String Quartets
Essex String Quartets

Here at Bands For Hire we work with the finest and most professional classical...

Essex Pianists
Essex Pianists

After years of searching high and low, Bands for Hire is proud to now be home to some of the most excellent piano players in Essex.

Essex Harpists
Essex Harpists

If you're planning to provide light entertainment for a quiet but classy event, we at Bands for Hire have compiled a host of local Essex harpists for that very purpose.