How to be a Gigging Vocalist: A Practical Guide to Looking After Your Voice

22 Jul

If your voice is feeling the strain from back to back gigs, a few small changes can make all the difference. Seasoned singer Stephen Steinhaus shares his top tips to help you punch above your weight.

Becky & Danny’s Wedding | The Jack Rabbits

15 Jul

Becky and Danny celebrated their wedding with friends and family at the beautiful Sandhole Oak Barn in Congelton. They danced the night away with music performed by the talented function band, The Jack Rabbits!

Composing for TV, Film and Games

24 Jun

A modern day media composer has never had so many opportunities for success, nor faced such challenges. Classical guitarist Mike G tells us why he branched out into the world of TV and film composition and offers his tips for success.

Emma & Marek’s Wedding | Five Guys Named Moe

17 Jun

Emma & Marek chose a horse theme for their wedding, arriving by horse and coach at the fabulous Rhinefield House Hotel in the New Forest. After such a grand entrance, they wanted to let their hair down to a fun jive band who looked as good as they sounded. Five Guys Named Moe couldn’t have fit the bill better and kept the happy couple on the dance-floor all night!

Keat & Jen’s Wedding | The In-Laws

03 Jun

Keat and Jen celebrated their wedding at majestic London venue One Great George Street, and were treated to a grand performance by exclusive Function Central band The In-Laws!

A Musical World Cup Tour of Brazil

27 May

Join us for a whistle-stop musical tour of Brazilian cities soon to be featured on television screens across the globe. We’ll check out some of Brazil’s best-loved musicians, bands, songs and genres along the way, so you can start putting together the ultimate World Cup playlist!

The dos and do nots (and why nots) of being in a function band

13 May

Are you in a function band? Adrian from Hudson offers some simple (but often overlooked) tips for keeping your clients happy and your referral rate high!

Ant & Rosy’s Wedding | The Clementines Duo

06 May

Ant and Rosy gave the Royal Wedding a run for its money with their classic themed wedding in Rowton Castle. They were delighted with The Clementines duo, who delivered exactly what they wanted, entertainment fit for a king!

How to produce an awesome covers demo – 7 tips

25 Apr

Planning on making a covers demo to wow potential clients? Read our seven tips first! We discuss the importance of choosing the right songs, how to rehearse and prepare, and approaches to recording, mixing and mastering.

Andy & Dick’s 50th Birthday Party | Panama

03 Apr

Exciting four piece party band Panama more that satisfied the varied musical tastes of Dick and Andy at their 50th birthday bash. Guests of all ages and nationalities danced the night away to Panama’s great variety of music.