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South Wales Bands For Hire

South Wales Bands For Hire

End the evening in style with one of our talented bands for hire in South Wales. We offer a wide variety of wonderfully unique acts to suit your event, from high-energy indie wedding bands to glitzy Motown tribute bands.

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Function Bands in South Wales

We offer a wide variety of highly professional function bands in South Wales, covering a range of timeless hits to get your party rockin'! From pop, rock and soul to contemporary chart hits, you'll find the perfect band to suit your event.

Our South Wales wedding bands are always happy to work around your live entertainment requirements; whether you're organising a private party on a restricted budget, or large-scale summer ball, we have it covered. From soloists, acoustic duos and trios to swing bands, large party bands and all-round wedding bands for hire.

Our South Wales bands have put together a repertoire to cover a wide spectrum of musical genres, so whether it's 50s rock 'n' roll or modern club anthems, you're certain to hear something that takes your fancy. Along with our all-round party bands, we also represent a number of specialist bands, from Great Gatsby 1920s swing bands to 90s dance bands and everything in between.

The Young Vinyls
From £1795
Shake your tail feather to The Young Vinyls, offering a variety of Motown classics, popular chart hits and everything else in between. An...
The Rendition
From £1640
The Rendition are an entertaining and vibrant wedding band driven by powerful and soulful vocals. Dedicated musicians at heart with a passion for performing, The...
The Takeover
From £1520
The Takeover set their sights and aim to provide a fun filled, music packed extravaganza, guaranteed to get the party started. With a smorgasbord of both classic and...
Violet Soul
From £2070
A spectacularly soulful & vibrant party band with immense vocals, irresistible grooves and infectious rhythms to get the party started! Violet Soul are a dynamic...
Solstice
From £1755
Dance anthems, chart toppers and old school classics - Solstice are the ultimate party starters! Turning every event into an unforgettable night is the band's end...
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...
Detour
From £490
Dynamic and effervescent duo Detour expertly collide pop and rock covers for a sound to rival any function band on the scene. Creating a voracious sound suited to cool...
Indiana
From £1795
Indiana are a high-energy vintage wedding band performing a combination of contemporary party songs and folk renditions of popular modern classics. With their...
Black Jeans
From £1940
Black Jeans 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!...
Afterglow
From £490
A unique duo offering an upbeat and varied set to cater for a wide range of occasions. Afterglow blend together an eclectic range for genres with their own unique...
The Vacation
From £1495
An exhilarating function band that will keep the music flowing and guests smiling from start to finish. An exciting and enthusiastic band that deliver a wide range of...
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...
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Spring Break
From £995
Spring Break are out for the summer and the guys are ready to hand out the red cups! Picture American Pie, The Girl Next Door, Road Trip and every other American...
The Rock 'n' Roll Kings
From £1170
Rock around the clock all night long with this explosive 3-piece band, guaranteed to pack a punch and leave audiences grinning from ear...
Deadlight
From £1795
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...
Suburban Nights
From £1920
Suburban Nights the ultimate indie rock party band with a stylish look, contemporary repertoire and polished performance that oozes...
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...
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...

South Wales Band Booking Guide

If you're looking to hire a wedding band or group for your event, you're bound to have lots of questions. Below are answers to some of the most queries you may have:

How much does a South Wales wedding band cost and what's included?

We offer South Wales wedding bands and party bands that cater to a range of budgets. From a lively party duo starting at approximately £500 to function bands in the region of £1000-£2000.

If you're looking for live entertainment for the whole day, why not enquire about one of our package deals. Many of our bands offer additional acoustic or live lounge sets as well as bespoke DJ packages to keep you going from morning till night!

What type of events do your South Wales bands perform at?

Our South Wales bands are both flexible and accommodating, offering various line-ups for all types of events, including the following:

  • Wedding Reception
  • Corporate Function
  • Private Dinner
  • Birthdays Party
  • Summer Fete
  • Music Festival
  • Private Party
  • Graduation Ball
  • Bat & Bar Mitzvahs
  • Christmas Party
  • Award Ceremony

What time will the band arrive to set up?

For evening events such as corporate events, birthday parties and charity balls, the band will arrive in good time to ensure they are all set up and sound checked before guests arrive. This is usually at around 5:30 pm.

For weddings, bands will base their quote on a standard arrival time of approximately 5:30 pm/6 pm. If the band are setting up in a different 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?

All of our bands and happy to work with your schedule. As a general guide, we recommend starting the band's live sets no earlier than 8:30 pm/9 pm.

How long does the band take to set up?

Function bands typically take around an hour to set up and sound check, with some larger bands requiring up to 2 hours.

What areas of South Wales do your bands perform?

Our local function bands in South Wales are available to book in all regions and towns including Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, Glamorgan, Monmouthshire, Cardiff, Newport, Swansea, St Davids, Barry, Carmarthen, Bridgend, Chepstow, Monmout and Tenby.

Who are the best wedding bands in South Wales?

Finding the right wedding band to play at your evening reception doesn't need to be a stressful process. Here at Bands For Hire we meticulously pick all of our bands based on their excellent musicianship and exceptional vocal ability to ensure we offer only the very best bands to hire in South Wales.

How do I book a live band in South Wales?

We make hiring a band a stress-free process. Simply follow the steps below to make your booking:

  • Step 1. Browse through our bands and enquire through the artist's page.
  • Step 2. We'll check availability and send you a bespoke quote for your event.
  • Step 3. If you have any questions, just let us know, and one of our team will be happy to answer your queries.
  • Step 4. Once you're ready to book, we'll send you a booking contract to sign online and an invoice for a small deposit of approximately 20%. This can be paid by card or bank transfer.
  • Step 5. From here we'll send you a booking confirmation email with everything you need to know.

South Wales Event Entertainment

Get inspired with a range of entertainment ideas for your next event in South Wales.

Along with our local Welsh bands for hire, we also represent a wide range of Wales based muscians including South Wales Harpists, South Wales string quartets and acoustic bands in South Wales.

Jazz Bands South Wales
South Wales Jazz Bands

A wide range of South Wales jazz musicians including trios, quartets and swing bands.

acoustic bands South Wales
South Wales Acoustic Bands

From laid back acoustic singers and duos to acoustic roaming bands.

wedding bands South Wales
South Wales Wedding Bands

End your wedding reception on a high with one of our high-energy South Wales wedding bands.

Why hire a South Wales Function band through us?

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