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Party Hire Ideas

Take your event to the next level with some top-level party entertainment.

At Bands For Hire, we work alongside a range of party bands, live musicians, party entertainers, and event hire companies across the UK. With live entertainment to fill every important part of your event, you'll be sure to have your guests raving!

Whether you're planning a birthday party, corporate event, or anniversary celebration, you'll find the perfect party entertainment to suit your needs.

Live Party Band
Live Party Bands

The very best party bands for hire in the UK, featuring stunning vocalists, exceptional musicians and incredible high-end production.

Party DJ hire
Party DJs

A range of talented DJs, perfect for corporate events, weddings and birthday parties.

singer for hire
Singers For Hire

Our solo singers and party duos offer a compact alternative to get the party on its feet.

Soul & Motown Band
Soul & Motown Bands

From Aretha to James Brown - these soul bands bring the very best of Motown, Stax and soul.

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Jazz & Swing Bands

From 1920s Speakeasy to 1940s Swing; from Sinatra to contemporary pop with a twist, there's something for everyone.

indie party bands
Indie & Rock Bands

Get the party jumpin' with one of our high-energy indie-rock bands.

Unique Entertainment for Parties

Unique Entertainment for Parties

Make your event stand out from the crowd by adding some unusual party entertainment ideas to the mix. We represent a talented roster of unique party acts to keep your guests entertained throughout the evening.

World Music

Unique Entertainment Picks

From Mariachi bands to Sax players, wandering acoustic bands, and world music acts, you'll find a whole range of live party entertainment ideas to suit your style.

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...
Alice - Solo Saxophonist
From £425
Sassy saxophonist covering songs from the jazz age right through to today's chart topping club hits. A lifetime of performance has lead...
The Gypsy Carnivals
From £880
The Gypsy Carnivals bring the sound of 1930's Paris back to life with their charming selection of gypsy jazz and modern covers. Their...
The Duel
From £610
The Duel are an exceptionally talented and vibrant guitar duo playing a fusion of flamenco, Latin, jazz and contemporary crossovers. Boasting exciting percussive...
Mariachi Kings
From £490
A vibrant and exciting Mariachi band offering authentic South American music perfect for parties and celebrations! Expect an animated and interactive performance from...
The Pranksters
From £1575
The Pranksters are a jump and jive 1940s swing band with exuberant spirit! A swing band like no other, The Pranksters welcome you to their unique vintage swing band,...

Virtual Party Entertainment

Enjoy your favourite party entertainers from the comfort of your own home with our virtual entertainment packages. Hire a band to produce a pre-recorded performance or live-stream an acoustic session for the ultimate virtual entertainment.

Virtual Entertainment Ideas
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Party Entertainment to Suit Your Theme

Bring your event theme to life with an authentic soundtrack to match. We offer an extensive roster of party entertainers to suit every event, including Great Gatsby bands, 50s rock 'n' roll bands, 80s bands, 90s tribute bands, vintage folk bands and more.

Folk Bands For Hire
Mumford-Style Folk Bands

From Mumford & Sons Style bands to acoustic folk bands, you'll find a whole range of acts to suit your festival themed event.

Great Gatsby Party Entertainers
Great Gatsby Bands

A wide range of musicians and bands to suit your Great Gatsby themed party.

50s Party Entertainment
Rock 'n' Roll Bands

Performing the greatest hits of the 50s and 60s, our rock & roll bands are a must-have for your 50s-themed event.

80s party bands
80s Tribute bands

Get your 80s-themed event in gear with some epic synth-pop & power chord classics!

Disco and Funk party bands
Disco & Funk Bands

Go all out on your Studio 54 themed event with one of our uber-cool 70s Disco and Funk bands

90s tribute band
90s Tribute Bands

Recapture the distinct sound of 90s dance, pop and Britpop with one of our 90s tribute bands.

Why hire party entertainment through us?

  • Over 20 years of experience in the events industry
  • Hundreds of 5 Star reviews across Facebook and Google
  • All bands hand-picked by our team of experts
  • A dedicated member of our team assigned to your event
  • Professional contracts for your peace of mind
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Party Planning Tips and Ideas

Our team have put together a series of blog articles to get your party planning in gear. From party entertainment ideas to live music recommendations, you'll find plenty to get you inspired.

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