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The Bees are an experienced Hampshire party band who take real pride in offering a fun and interactive show featuring the best covers through the decades – perfect for private parties, weddings, birthdays and corporate events.

Book within 7 days of your enquiry and get a FREE laptop DJ set performed by the band worth £150.

Collectively, The Bees have decades of live music experience behind them, having played in some of the most recognised venues across the country, and sharing a stage with some real musical legends in the process, including Ex-Alice Cooper guitarist Pete Friesen, Funeral For A Friend, Chad Smith (Red Hot Chilli Peppers), Justin Hawkins (The Darkness) to name but a few. Their vast experience means they are able to deliver a performance that will raise the roof… time and time again!

An incredibly talented group of guys who will keep you dancing and singing all the way home! Joss, Private party, Dorset

The band aim to cater for as wide an audience as possible, which is why they cover songs spanning several decades; there really is something for everyone. One of our most popular Hampshire wedding bands, they deliver a wedding package that is completely tailored to you and always aim to make each event that extra bit special.

To top things off, they are very happy to learn your first dance if it’s not already included in their current repertoire (subject to suitability for their instrumentation).

The band also offer a laptop DJ service, saving you on the hassle of organising another act, and are happy to take requests for their playlist in advance of your event.

Performance info

Line-up Male lead vocals/guitar; guitar/vocals; bass/vocals; 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

DJ service
Add £150
Upbeat, mainstream pop music from all eras, run from a laptop equipped with virtual DJ software. Requests taken and mic available for announcements

10s

Avicii – Wake Me Up
Bruno Mars – 24k Magic
Bruno Mars – Locked Out of Heaven
Bruno Mars – Runaway Baby
Bruno Mars – Treasure
Calvin Harris – Feel So Close
Coldplay – A Sky Full Of Stars
Daft Punk – Get Lucky
DNCE – Cake By The Ocean
Ed Sheeran – Perfect
Ed Sheeran – Thinking Out Loud
George Ezra – Shotgun
Justin Timberlake – Can’t Stop That Feeling
Mark Ronson – Uptown Funk
Maroon 5 – Moves Like Jagger
Maroon 5 – Sugar
Olly Murs – Wrapped Up
One Direction – Best Song Ever
One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful
One Republic – Counting Stars
Pharrell Williams – Happy
Portugal, The Man – Feel It Still
Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines
Swedish House Mafia – Don’t You Worry Child
The Chainsmokers & Coldplay – Something Just Like This
The Weekend – Can’t Feel My Face
Walk The Moon – Shut Up & Dance
Zac Efron & Zendaya – Rewrite The Stars

00s

Alien Ant Farm/Michael Jackson – Smooth Criminal
Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling
Bon Jovi – It’s My Life
Busted – Year 3000
Coldplay – Yellow
Foo Fighters – Best of You
Franz Ferdinand – Take Me Out
GreenDay – American Idiot
GreenDay – Basket Case
James Blunt – You’re Beautiful
Jason Mraz – I’m Yours
John Mayer – Your Body’s A Wonderland
Jet – Are You Gonna Be My Girl
Jimmy Eat World – The Middle
Justin Timberlake – Rock Your Body
Kaiser Chiefs – I Predict a Riot
Keane – Somewhere Only We Know
Kings of Leon – Sex on Fire
Kings of Leon – Use Somebody
Muse – Feeling Good
Outkast – Hey Ya
R.Kelly – Ignition
Scissor Sisters – I Don’t Feel Like Dancin’
Snow Patrol – Chasing Cars
Stereophonics – Dakota
The Dandy Warhols – Bohemian Like You
The Darkness – I Believe in a Thing Called Love
The Fratellis – Chelsea Dagger
The Killers – Mr Brightside
The Killers – Somebody Told Me
The Lumineers – Ho Hey
The Strokes – Last Night
The White Stripes – Seven Nation Army
The Zutons – Valerie
Train – Hey, Soul Sister
U2 – Beautiful Day

90s

Backstreet Boys – Backstreet’s Back
Blink 182 – All the Small Things
Blur – Park Life
Blur – Song 2
Chesney Hawkes – The One & Only
Electric 6 – Gay Bar
EMF – Unbelievable
Fatboy Slim – Praise You
Feeder – Buck Rogers
Five – Everybody Get Up
Foo Fighters – Everlong
Goo Goo Dolls – Iris
Jamiroquai – Virtual Insanity
Lenny Kravitz – Are You Gonna Go My Way
Michael Jackson – Black or White
New Radicals – You Get What You Give
Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit
Oasis – Don't Look Back in Anger
Oasis – Wonderwall
Pulp – Common People
Rage Against the Machine – Killing in The Name Of
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Give It Away
Reef – Place Your Hands
Robbie Williams – Angels
Robbie Williams – Let Me Entertain You
Smash Mouth – All Star
Supergrass – Alright
Take That – Back for Good
The Offspring – Pretty Fly (For a White Guy)
The Rembrandts – I'll Be There for You
Toploader – Dancing in The Moonlight
Wheatus – Teenage Dirtbag

80s

Aha – Take on Me
AC/DC – You Shook Me All Night Long
Aerosmith/Run DMC – Walk This Way
Beastie Boys – Fight for Your Right to Party
Billy Joel – Uptown Girl
Bon Jovi – Livin' On A Prayer
Bryan Adams – Summer of '69
Cameo – Word Up
David Bowie – Lets Dance
David Bowie & Mick Jagger – Dancing in The Street
Duran Duran – Hungry Like a Wolf
George Michael – Faith
Guns N Roses – Paradise City
Guns N Roses – Sweet Child O' Mine
Huey Lewis & The News – Power of Love
Joan Jett & The Black Hearts – I Love Rock N Roll
Journey – Don't Stop Believin'
KC & The Sunshine Band – Give It Up
Kool & The Gang – Celebration
Kool & The Gang – Get Down on It
Kenny Loggins – Footloose
Lionel Ritchie – Dancing on The Ceiling
Luther Vandross – Never Too Much
Metallica – Enter Sandman
Metallica – Nothing Else Matters
Michael Jackson – Billie Jean
Michael Jackson – Beat It
Prince – Kiss
Prince – Purple Rain
Queen – Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Queen – Under Pressure
Ray Parker Jr. – Ghostbusters
Robert Palmer – Addicted to Love
Starship – We Built This City
Survivor – Eye of The Tiger
The Jam – A Town Called Malice
The Proclaimers – I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
Toto – Africa
Van Halen – Jump
Wham – Club Tropicana
Wham! – Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go

70s

Bee Gees – Stayin’ Alive
Bill Withers – Lovely Day
Blondie/One Direction – One Way or Another
Boston – More Than A Feeling
Chic – Good Times
Chic – Le Freak
Don McLean – American Pie
Electric Light Orchestra – Mr Blue Sky
Fleetwood Mac – Go Your Own Way
Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons – December 1963 (Oh What A Night)
Free – All Right Now
Hot Chocolate – You Sexy Thing
James Brown – Get Up (Sex Machine)
Johnny Nash – I Can See Clearly Now
Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama
Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody
Queen – Don't Stop Me Now
Queen – We Will Rock You
Rod Stewart – Maggie May
Status Quo – Rockin' All Over the World
Stealers Wheel – Stuck in The Middle With You
Steve Harley – Make Me Smile (Come Up & See Me)
Steve Miller Band – The Joker
Stevie Wonder – I Wish
Stevie Wonder – Superstition
T Rex – 20th Century Boy
The Commodores – Easy
The Eagles – Hotel California
The Knack – My Sharona
The Police – Everything Little Thing She Does Is Magic
The Police – Roxanne
The Undertones – Teenage Kicks
The Who – Baba O’Riley
Thin Lizzy – The Boys Are Back In Town
Wild Cherry – Play That Funky Music

50s/60s

Bill Haley & His Comets – Rock Around the Clock
Chuck Berry – Johnny B. Goode
Eddie Cochran – Summertime Blues
Elvis – Hound Dog
Elvis Presley – Jailhouse Rock
Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons/Muse – Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Herman’s Hermit’s – I’m Into Something Good
Jackie Wilson – Your Love Keeps Lifting Me (Higher & Higher)
James Brown – I Got You (I Feel Good)
Jerry Lee Lewis – Great Balls of Fire
Los Lobos – La Bamba
Roy Orbison – Pretty Woman
Steppenwolf – Born to Be Wild
The Beatles – Come Together
The Beatles – Here Comes the Sun
The Beatles – Hey Jude
The Beatles – Twist and Shout
The Contours – Do You Love Me?
The Foundations – Build Me Up Buttercup
The Jackson 5 – ABC
The Kinks/Van Halen – You Really Got Me
The Monkees – I'm A Believer
The Rolling Stones – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction
The Surfaris – Wipeout
The Swinging Blue Jeans – Hippy Hippy Shake
The Temptations – My Girl
The Who – My Generation
Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl
Wilson Pickett – Land Of 1000 Dances

Book with confidence! After events, we ask our clients what they thought of our acts. We publish what they say here, so you can read genuine, unbiased feedback before booking.

10

“Arrived on time, friendly and professional. I know that it is difficult to get people dancing at weddings but these guys did a great job. We really enjoyed them. I would book them again, no questions.”

10

“The band were very professional and sounded high quality, the songs they picked went down well, and they also played the ones we had requested. People danced until the end of the evening, they performed our first dance perfectly. Also spoke to the crowd sometimes which was nice to have the interaction.”

10

“The Bees had all our guest on the dance floor, which was impressive as we had a wide age range of guests! They played a wide variety of music so there was definitely something for everyone!”

10

“We booked The Bees to play at our wedding as they had such a fantastic repertoire of songs which we thought would suit all of our guests. I am SO pleased we booked them as they did such a fantastic job! The band arrived on time and were very friendly, set up with no problems and started with a bang! They sounded amazing and all our guests were so impressed with them. The dance floor was always full with people dancing, I was just gutted it was over so quick!! I would most definitely book The Bees again for any future event. Thank you for making our wedding day extra special!”

10

“The Bees played all songs requested and also put together a good set which everyone at the wedding enjoyed. They got everyone dancing and made the evening.”

10

“Very impressed with the band. They were great at getting everyone going and they went above and beyond to make sure that we have a fantastic event!”

10

“The Bees played at our party and they were great, just what we were looking for. They were very talented & even accommodated my request to play 500 Miles by The Proclaimers which was wasn't on their usual song list. One of my friends is now considering booking for a 40th birthday party next year. Thanks very much to The Bees for helping to make it a great night!”

10

“An incredibly talented group of guys who will keep you dancing and singing all the way home!”

10

“Amazing! Just amazing! Provided the most perfect soundtrack to the most perfect of evenings!”

10

“You lads absolutely rocked the roof off! Could not have asked for better entertainment. Believe the hype; The Bees are the real deal!”

10

“The BEST party band we've ever seen!”

10

“Terrific night driven by a fantastic band. Thank you The Bees!”

10

“After hearing many good things about these guys, I booked them for my friend's party. They undoubtedly made the evening with their great sound, as well as their explosive energy and personalities, and they had everyone dancing all night long. They were extremely friendly and professional, and it was lovely to meet such genuine guys. I would definitely recommend them for any future parties or events!”

10

“When you guys performed we were all blown away! There was a great diversity of music. The band had all the people dancing, were affordable and made our day wedding day complete. We would definitely use you guys again and have recommended you. Thanks guys!”

10

“The Bees were fantastic! They really got our evening going with great songs that sounded brilliant! We would definitely book again. Thanks again Guys!”


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