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Leeds Wedding Bands

Leeds Wedding Bands

End your big day on a high with a party-rockin' Leeds wedding band.

Bringing the biggest and best hits from every era to the dance floor, our Leeds function bands promise to deliver an unforgettable evening of live entertainment.

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Hire a Wedding Band Leeds

We work alongside a wide range of Leeds wedding bands, each offering an eclectic repertoire to cater for guests of all ages. With a setlist covering everything from rock 'n' roll and soul to indie, pop and hip-hop, there's something for everyone.

Only the Very Best Wedding Bands Leeds Has to Offer

We've spent over a decade putting together a roster of the very best live wedding bands in Leeds, each one with years of experience behind them. Whether you're organising an intimate wedding for a handful of guests or a large scale wedding for over 200 people, you're sure to find a number of Leeds wedding bands that meets your requirements.

With thousands of weddings under our belts, we have the experience and knowledge to guide you every step of the way so you can rest assured that you're in safe hands. From wedding ceremony music and drinks reception entertainment to the wedding breakfast and evening party, we've got it covered.

Tailor & Co
From £995
Keeping the rhythm and soul flowing are Tailor & Co; a North West trio bringing together the very best of soul, rock 'n' roll and...
The Audiotones
From £1170
Hailing from the North West - The Audiotones are an incredibly versatile function band performing hits spanning multiple decades. With each member of the band having...
The Highways
From £1395
Fully armed with a set crammed with high energy party tunes! This fun and friendly band are certain to provide an unforgettable night of entertainment for you and your...
Pop Club
From £950
Inspired by legendary icons of pop, Motown and soul, you can expect to hear everything from Michael Jackson and Prince to Madonna. With their mutual appreciation of...
The Lost Keys
From £1095
This all-rocking indie quartet is guaranteed to set your party off with a bang! Smart haircuts, smart shirts and even smarter tunes are what await your guests when you...
Dig That Band
From £1050
Dig That Band performs timeless hits from classic to contemporary with a 'get up and dance' energy! Drawing from several performance styles, Dig That Band offers a...
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...
Version One
From £1395
An explosive function band with an infectious enthusiasm to keep your guests dancing all night long! A truly exciting performance from start to finish, Version One...
Brothers In Arms
From £1450
Brothers In Arms are a uniquely diverse function band who offer a variety of classic and contemporary hits to get the party started. With...
Pop Twist
From £1170
Pop Twist reimagine popular songs in the style of Calypso, Swing & Jazz! With jazzy arrangements galore, this band stop at nothing short to deliver a truly...
The Makers
From £1285
Ready to rock out with party classics from every era, this vibrant young band are the perfect party starters! The Makers leave no genre left unturned with their...
The Overloads
From £1245
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...
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Gypsyland Jazz
From £440
Gypsyland Jazz are a collective of professional musicians with a carefully crafted repertoire of popular songs with a gypsy jazz twist! If you're looking to create...
Old School Disco
From £1395
Relive your favourite 90s moments with this larger than life pop disco outfit! These six incredibly talented musicians bring your...
The Poets
From £1170
Highly energetic and thoroughly engaging, The Poets bring professionalism and entertainment to each and every event. The Poets are an experienced 5-piece wedding...
Just Dance
From £1405
Young and fresh, Leeds based Just Dance cover classic RnB, soul and modern floor fillers to keep you dancing all night long! Based in the North, this vibrant and...
Neon Kites
From £1170
Neon Kites are an exceptionally talented party band based in the North of England. With a set list jam-packed full of modern hits and classic songs throughout the...
Something Blue
From £1285
Made up of six exceptional young musicians in the Midlands, this charismatic function band are the perfect recipe for a party! With hundreds of weddings, parties and...

Leeds Wedding Band Booking Guide

As a leading live entertainment agency in the UK, we provide live wedding music for thousands of West Yorkshire events every year. If this is the first time you've hired a party band, you're bound to have lots of questions. Below you'll find answers to some of the most common queries.

How much do Leeds wedding bands cost to hire?

The price of a wedding band in Leeds typically starts from approximately £1000-£1500. Several factors can affect your quote, such as travel costs, peak season dates, the number of musicians in the band, early arrivals/late finish times, and extended set times.

What does the band's fee include?

All of our Leeds party bands come fully self-contained with a sound system and lighting, so you won't need to provide a thing. With every function band offering free playlists between live sets, you can leave the entire evening's entertainment in the band's capable hands.

The following package is typical for wedding bands in Leeds.

  • Set up and soundcheck from 5:30 pm/6 pm
  • 2 x 60 minute or 3 x 40 minute live sets
  • DJ Playlists throughout the evening
  • Professional sound system (PA system, speakers etc.)
  • Lighting rig
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • PAT tested equipment

From the moment of your enquiry, you'll have a dedicated member of our team on hand to answer any queries. From logistics and venue sound requirements to song choices, we have the experience to ensure your event runs according to plan.

Do I need to book a DJ as well?

All of our evening wedding bands offer free playlists between sets free of charge, so you won't need to hire a separate DJ. If you'd prefer to have someone on hand to manage the music on the night, many of our bands also offer an optional DJ service that involves a band member DJing throughout the evening.

Of course, if you have the budget and space, a professional DJ is always a fantastic addition to the evening entertainment. Head on over to our wedding DJs section to find out more.

How many musicians are in a wedding band?

We represent an extensive roster of bands to cater for a range of budgets and wedding venues.

A typical wedding band line-up will often feature three or four musicians to include a mixture of lead vocals, guitar, bass, drums and keys. For larger events, you may like to extend this to include additional vocalists, horns (sax, brass section etc.) and percussion.

Below you'll find examples of the most popular line-ups we offer.

  • 3-piece band: Lead Vocals/Guitar, Bass, Drums
  • 4-piece band: Vocals/Guitar, Keys, Bass, Drums
  • 5-piece band: Vocals/Guitar, Keys, Bass, Sax, Drums
  • 5-piece band: Male Vocals/Guitar, Female Vocals, Keys, Bass, Drums
  • 6-piece band: Male Vocals/Guitar, Female Vocals, Keys, Bass, Sax, Drums
  • 7-piece band: 2 x Vocals, Keys, Bass, Drums, 2-piece horn section

What type of music do wedding bands play?

Our popular wedding bands in Leeds typically perform an extensive mixture of songs to appeal to a wide range of guests. You can expect to hear well-known party classics from every decade, including soul, Motown, 80s, indie/rock, dance and contemporary pop/chart hits.

If you're looking for a covers band that focuses on a particular genre, we also represent a number of swing bands, 50s tribute bands, soul bands, 80s wedding bands, indie bands and 90s dance bands.

What time will the band arrive to set up?

Wedding bands usually base their quote on a standard arrival time of approximately 5:30 pm/6 pm. If the band are setting up in a separate room to the meal and speeches, they'll be able to set up straight away. Otherwise, the band will usually wait until the meal and speeches have finished avoiding any interruptions.

What time does the band start their sets?

Your wedding band will be happy to fit in with your schedule. As a rule, we recommend that the band starts no earlier than 8:30 pm/9 pm to avoid peaking too early on in the evening.

How long does the band take to set up?

Function bands typically take around an hour to set up and sound check. If you've booked a larger party band, you may need to allow between 90 minutes to 2 hours.

Where do your Leeds wedding bands perform?

All of our cover bands are available to hire across West Yorkshire, including Bradford, Huddersfield, Wakefield and Halifax. If you're organising an event in Leeds, you may also be interested in our Leeds bands for hire, Leeds string quartets and Leeds jazz bands.

How do I book a wedding band in Leeds?

If you're interested in hiring a band for your event, simply follow the steps below:

  • Step 1: Browse through the wedding bands on this page, watch the video and visit the band's profile page to discover more promotional material and further details on set lists and line-ups/packages.
  • Step 2: Send us details about your event using the contact form on the band's profile page.
  • Step 3. We'll check availability with the band and send you a quote based on your event location. From here, you can reply to our team, and we'll answer any queries you may have.
  • Step 4: If you're happy to proceed with the quote, we'll just need you to send over your full name and address along with confirmation of the venue address.
  • Step 5: We'll send over a contract for you to review and sign along with a deposit invoice equal to approximately 20% of the total fee.
  • Step 6: Once the contract is signed and the deposit paid, we'll send over a booking confirmation email outlining your booking details. You'll also have a dedicated member of our team on hand to help every step of the way.
Wedding Entertainment Leeds

Along with our wedding bands, we also offer a wide selection of live wedding entertainment options. From string quartets and harpists for the ceremony to acoustic bands and jazz bands for your daytime wedding music, we have a whole lot of talent to choose from!

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Why hire a Leeds wedding band through us?

  • Over 20 Years experience in the events industry
  • Hundreds of 5 Star reviews across Facebook and Google
  • All function bands hand-picked by our team of experts
  • Dedicated member of our team assigned to your event
  • Professional contracts for your peace of mind
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In response to your questionnaire I would give every question a 10/10. The band were fantastic, and remained in good humour throughout what was a pretty lively evening to say the least. I can't thank Version One enough for making the evening what is was and would highly recommend them as well as Bands For Hire.

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