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The Sonics are a knock-out 4-piece party band from Liverpool, with a huge song list, a big sound and the know-how to keep your dancefloor packed all night!

Special offer! Book within 7 days of your enquiry and get a laptop DJ service provided by the band for FREE between January and March or for only £125.00 (worth £185.00) the rest of the year.

The band incorporate guitar synth in their line-up, which lends an exciting twist to the classic 4-piece format and allows them to authentically reproduce the sounds of modern dance and 1980s music, in addition to their rock and indie "guitar band" repertoire.

The Sonics perform at hundreds of weddings, parties and events throughout the UK, including well-known local venues such as The Hilton, Aintree and the Cavern Club.

They're also popular on the corporate function circuit having performed for numerous blue-chip company events as well as office parties for the likes of John Lewis, Parcelforce and Ford Motors.

If you're nervous about booking a band you have never heard then don't be, we could not have wished for better! Tim, Wedding at The Hollin Hall Country House Hotel in Macclesfield

The band’s DJ service is available to hire for a small extra fee, saving you on the cost and hassle of hiring in a separate act. They can also extend their line-up to include brass, percussion and female vocals, for a premium show.

The Sonics are a positive, flexible and approachable band for hire in Liverpool and will go out of their way to make your event the most talked-about party of the year!

Performance info

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

Booking options

Song requests
Add £0
The band are happy to learn and perform one request (e.g. first dance), subject to suitability
Add female vocalist
Add £250
For shared lead vocals, harmonies and a varied repertoire
Add saxophone
Add £185
For solos and an authentic soul and R&B sound
Add percussion
Add £185
For extra catchy rhythms
Add 3-piece brass section
Add £435
For extra impact and an exciting soul and funk sound
DJ service
Add £185
Upbeat, mainstream pop music from all eras, run from a laptop equipped with virtual DJ software. Requests taken and mic available for announcements
Electric drum kit
Add £0
Available on request. Recommended for venues with sound limiters set to a threshold below approx 95dB

90s to Present Day

Adventure Of A Lifetime – Coldplay
Back Streets Back – Backstreet Boys
Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke
Bootylicious – Beyonce
Cake By The Ocean – DNCE
Can’t Feel My Face – The Weeknd
Crazy In Love – Beyonce
Forget You – Cee-Lo Green
Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Happy – Pharrell
Iris – Goo Goo Dolls
Lets Get It Started – Black Eyed Peas
Moves Like Jagger– Maroon 5
Mr Brightside – The Killers
Music Sounds Better With You – Stardust
Party Rock Anthem – LMFAO
Sex On Fire – Kings Of Leon
Shut Up And Dance – Walk The Moon
Sit Down – James
Treasure – Bruno Mars
Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
Wake Me Up – Avicii
Wonderwall – Oasis
You Got The Love – Florence And The Machines

80s

Addicted To Love – Robert Palmer
Beat It – Michael Jackson
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Call Me Al – Paul Simon
Dancing On The Ceiling – Lionel Ritchie
Don’t You Want Me – Human League
Dont You Forget About Me – Simple Minds
Dreadlock Holiday – 10cc
Easy Lover – Phil Collins And Phil Bailey
Everybody – Blues Brothers
500 Miles – Proclaimers
Footloose – Kenny Loggins
Girls On Film – Duran Duran
Lets Dance – David Bowie
Message In A Bottle – The Police
Power Of Love – Huey Lewis And The News
Rapper Delight – Suger Hill Gang
Red Red Wine – UB40
Rio – Duran Duran
Sledgehammer – Peter Gabriel
Start Me Up – The Rolling Stones
Summer Of 69 – Bryan Adams
Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns And Roses
Sweet Dreams – Eurythmics
This Charming Man – The Smiths

70s

All Right Now – Free
Baby Give It Up – KC & The Sunshine Band
Bad Moon Rising – C.C.R
Boys Are Back In Town – Thin Lizzy
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Burning Love – Elvis Presley
Car Wash – Rose Royce
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Dreadlock Holiday – 10cc
Le Freak – Chic
Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
Long Train Runnin’ – Doobie Brothers
Maggie May – Rod Stewart
Oops Up Side Your Head – The Gap Band
Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry
Sweet Home Alabamha – Lynard Skynard

50s & 60s

Can’t Take My Eyes Off You – Andy Williams
Do You Love Me – The Contours
Drive My Car – The Beatles
I Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles
Johnny B Goode – Chuck Berry
La Bamba – Richie Valens
Twist And Shout – The Beatles
You Never Can Tell – Chuck Berry

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.

“Booked The Sonics for my wedding and they was first class, excellent band really nice lads. Wow they can perform! They had everyone dancing away all night, just fantastic, couldn't ask for anything more. Thank you soooo much to The Sonics. The agency was easy to book the band.”

Kim, Wedding, Colshaw Hall Country Estate in Cheshire, October 2019

“We booked The Sonics with the 3-piece brass section. Every member of the band was incredibly friendly, talented and great fun. They were easy to communicate with on the evening and were very accommodating. They did an amazing job with our first dance and every song they played afterwards. When they finished for the evening we were gutted as they really made the wedding - but they let us hold their instruments to get some great pictures with them! We would definitely recommend them for anyone planning an event. Thank you so much!”

James & Rachael, Wedding, Eaves Hall in Lancashire, July 2019

“The Band were Outstanding!!! It was like a live gig!!!!! The feedback we received about the lads was fantastic....we were privileged they were part of our special evening xxxxx THANK YOU!”

Wendy, wedding, Statham Lodge Hotel in Cheshire, June 2019

“Wow... Just wow! You only have to look at how packed our dance floor was to realise how good your band is! We were absolutely blown away by everything you did- from our exquisitely performed first dance song to the sing-a-long party anthems. You understood the mood of the room perfectly and a lot of our guests said it was the best part of the entire day! From the bottom of our hearts, thank you so much for your outstanding contribution to our wonderful day!”

Natalie & Tom, Wedding, The Coniston Hotel in Skipton, July 2018

“The Sonics were fantastic. They were very professional, very friendly and very good! Our guests really enjoyed them. We would 100% recommend them.”

Katie & Pete, Wedding, Goosedale in Nottingham, July 2018

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