Local Bands

Local Bands

Looking for talented local bands to make your event unforgettable? Look no further than our extensive roster of UK-based bands for hire.

From London to Liverpool, Cardiff to Norfolk, and everywhere in between, we work with the best local bands across England and Wales.

Hire a Local Band Near You

By choosing local musicians based in your region, you can save on travel costs and ensure that your musicians arrive fresh and ready to rock. Simply select your location and let us help you find the perfect band near you. Whether you're planning a wedding, corporate event, or party, our local function bands are guaranteed to get your guests dancing all night long. Start your search today and discover the best live music in your area!

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...
From £1095
This fun and folky trio will be sure to bring the festival vibes to your big event. Based in the Midlands, Riptides present their unique blend of indie, folk and pop...
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 Beat Roots
From £1195
The Beat Roots are a charismatic and energetic party band covering classic soul and modern pop for the ultimate musical backdrop. The Beat Roots are a quirky...
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...
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...
From £1170
High-energy party band in the South West. The Weekenders are a stand-out 3-piece band that utilise high-quality backing tracks, drum triggers and MIDI-controlled...
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 £950
Brookland are a powerhouse trio from the North West specialising in Pop, Rock and Indie anthems. With a huge passion for music and nearly a decade in the wedding...
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...
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...
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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 £2750 + VAT
Using wireless technology, JJ & The Beatniks are a unique acoustic band offering the ability to roam and interact with guests whilst...
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...
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 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...
The Oliver Soul Band
From £4595 + 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....
Local Band FAQs

Whether you're looking for a local wedding band, function band or instrumental musicians, our team of experts are here to help. Check our FAQs below to get started.

Why hire a local band?

Hiring a local band has several benefits, mainly the cost and environmental impact of your event.

By hiring musicians in your local area, you'll find quotes will be lower as they'll be no need to add on additional travel expenses and accommodation costs.

By using local suppliers, you'll reduce the carbon footprint of your wedding or event by cutting travel to a bare minimum.

How much do local bands cost to hire?

The cost of hiring a local wedding band can vary depending on a number of factors, such as the number of musicians in the band, their experience and popularity, and the length of their performance.

We represent a range of local function bands to suit different budgets, with trios starting at around the £1000 mark.

How do I book a local band near me?

Booking local musicians is easy at Bands For Hire. Simply select your region using the dropdown menu at the top of the page and you'll be taken to the regional listings. When you find a band you like, drop us an enquiry through the contact form, and we'll come back to you with a quote.

Do your local bands perform at weddings and other events?

Yes, our local bands specialise in performing at weddings and other events, such as corporate parties, private parties, and festivals.

Why hire a local band through us?

  • Over 20 Years experience in the events industry
  • Hundreds of 5 Star reviews across Facebook and Google
  • All live 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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