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Grand Central specialise in pop, funk and soul grooves. They’re a band that love to play songs from the 60s and 70s by the likes of Curtis Mayfield, Average White Band, Stevie Wonder and James Brown. They also throw in modern classics like Uptown Funk and Get Lucky to make your guests dance.



The band have entertained corporate clients such as Hilton Hotels, Airbus and Ashton Court Estate, and have rocked university parties for Newport and South Wales. Grand Central are perfect for any event.

An experienced set of professionals, the band members have worked with Kasabian’s producer Matt Sampson and performed live on TV alongside Pendulum’s guitarist Peredur ap Gwynedd. They recently performed for the Mayor of Bristol at St George’s Hall.

Having toured with a range of original artists including Bizarre Inc, Kenny Thomas and Monie Love, the band were signed to the Acid Jazz label and have performed with the BBC Orchestra – when Grand Central are playing, your event is in good hands.

Add some brass for extra impact – if you’re looking for that authentic funk sound, consider booking them with their two-piece horn section. If you want your guests to flood the dancefloor, Grand Central are the perfect band to get the party started!

I would definitely book them again, a well honed set of old songs mixed with new kept the crowd pleased. They made our day! Drew, Event Organiser, May Ball, Corporate Event

The Grand Central DJ

With well over a decade of experience as a DJ Grand Central's resident DJ has played music to a huge variety of people, and has become an expert at reading the crowd, and adapting to the mood in any situation. What's more he's an actual DJ! Let Grand Central's DJ know the songs you love and he'll mix them seamlessly on the night so you get to hear all the music you love.

Grand Central's DJ listens to your requests prior to your event and you can have as much control over the playlist as you like. You can choose to pick the genres that you like, the specific songs that you love or leave it to us to pick the perfect song list. He can also take requests on the night, which will always keeps the bridesmaids happy!

They provide a bespoke service, including all the audio and lighting equipment you will need for your event, a choice of booths to visually match your theme, and nightclub level mixing abilities to ensure a seamless listening experience.

Our Electro-Voice PA system delivers beautiful rich sound to do justice to your favourite songs, and our wonderfully simple, yet effective lighting rig can be controlled to match the mood and tone of the moment.

Performance info

Line-up Male lead vocals; guitar/vocals; bass; drums/vocals
Performance duration 2 x 60 minute or 3 x 40 minute sets
Interval music Yes (included in price)
Lighting Yes (included in price)

Booking options

Song requests
Add £0
The band are happy to learn and perform a request (e.g. first dance), subject to suitability
Add keyboards
Add £185
For fuller sound
Add saxophone
Add £185
For an authentic soul and funk sound
Add saxophone and trumpet
Add £370
For extra impact and an authentic soul and funk sound
Acoustic duo
Add £310
Perfect for drinks receptions or dinner music
Jazz trio
Add £430
Perfect for drinks receptions or dinner music
Professional DJ
Add £445
For that big event feel in between the live sets, enabling your guests to make requests
Electric drum kit
Add £0
Available on request. Recommended for venues with sound limiters set to a threshold below approx 95dB

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