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Cornwall bands for hire

From beautiful Bude down to stunning St Ives and everywhere in between, hire a party band in Cornwall to get the party started at any venue.


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Authentic and high-energy indie rock 3-piece, playing a selection of the coolest tunes from the last few decades, from classic rock to Britpop bangers and the latest indie pop.

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Midnight Echo

  • 3-4
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Dynamic pop-punk and indie-rock three-piece, rocking out tunes from Fleetwood Mac to Queen and Coldplay, while amping up the festival vibe with an added acoustic guitar.

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This talented trio are ready to take your event to another level with their punchy covers of the indie favourites you always wanted to party to! Acoustic sets also available.

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Wildwood Folk

  • 4
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Upbeat and rousing new folk-infused acoustic pop band with joint male and female vocals – ideal for vintage and festival fans alike! The band have won plaudits from modern folk hero Seth Lakeman, as well as featured on the BBC.

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The Wild Nights

  • 4
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Top-flight wedding band performing vintage rock by The Rolling Stones, The Beatles and Van Morrison as well as the odd modern indie anthem! Acoustic duo and DJ option available.

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The Crossfades

  • 3-5
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With no less than three vocalists in the band, The Crossfades serve up the best vintage and modern rock, pop and indie covers with a side of crowd-pleasing charm.

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Shake The Moon

  • 4
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A sassy, classy, badass party band with 10 years experience playing the live music scene in the South West. The band features both male and female lead vocals, with DJ services and acoustic sets also available.

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  • 3-5
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Energetic new 3-piece party band playing old school hits and modern pop covers from Stevie Wonder and Tina Turner to Abba and the Backstreet Boys – guaranteed to keep guests on the dance floor all night long.

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The Renegades

  • 5-10
  • (27)

From a dynamic 5-piece to an explosive 10-piece, this versatile band covers a real mix of genres—from rock and indie classics to reggae and modern hits—delivering electrifying performances that transform any event.

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The Bright Lights

  • 4-5
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Performing all your favourite hits in their unique party, festival style, The Bright Lights provide an energetic and eclectic mix of good fun party songs with a upbeat acoustic folk/country influenced sound.

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The Quintessentials

  • 5
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Vibrant 5-piece rock and pop band covering hits from the 1960s to today, delivering diverse performances across rock, pop, disco, country, and blues genres.

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The Sweet and Lowdown

  • 4
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Fun and totally unique party band with male and female vocals, playing retro swing, vintage jive and rock'n'roll through to 80s funk, 90s R&B and quirky takes on modern chart.

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Dance Party

  • 5
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Pop, rock, blues, country, and soul – this dynamic 5-piece party band have something for everyone, turning any event into an unforgettable party!

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Party Up

  • 6-10
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Party down with Party Up, the slickest soul, funk and R&B band in the South East! Featuring sax and up to three stunning vocalists, the band count Sky, Cadburys and Emma Thompson among their regular clients.

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  • 3-4
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Amp up your party with Rockit: a sensational party band with a huge catalogue of rock, indie and pop floor-fillers from Chuck Berry and The Beatles to Billie Eilish and Ed Sheeran.

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The Coves

  • 5-6
  • (27)

A young, energetic and professional party band bringing their well-loved, diverse repertoire to get your guests moving to tunes from Stevie Wonder and Earth, Wind and Fire to Beyoncé and The Weeknd.

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  • 4-7
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Danceable, piano-led pop and soul band from the West Midlands, with both female and male lead vocals and a song list of danceable rock, soul and pop anthems from Chuck Berry to Adele.

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Hot Riffs Brass Band

  • 5-7
  • (15)

Playing authentic NOLA Mardi Gras tunes as well their own brassy takes on your favourite songs from funk and jazz to pop and R&B, Hot Riffs Brass Band bring an infectious energy and New Orleans spirit to your event.

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Grand Central

  • 5-9
  • (33)

Funk & soul party band in the South West featuring male lead vocals and a fantastic rhythm section and horns. Grand Central play uptempo, soulful tunes, from James Brown to David Bowie. Available with a two-piece horn section.

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Groove Box

  • 9
  • (30)

Serving up classic funk and soul by Earth Wind & Fire and Aretha Franklin alongside more recent floor-fillers by Lizzo, Bruno Mars and Jamiroquai, this 10-piece funk orchestra are all about positive energy and having a good time!

Guide to booking party bands in Cornwall

What type of music do your Cornwall bands play?

Our Cornwall bands aim to play as broad a selection of music as possible – from rock and pop to funk and folk – this ensures all the musical preferences and age ranges of your guests are covered.

Are your Cornwall bands fully-self-contained?

Yes – all our Cornwall bands for hire will bring a PA sound system, backline, microphones, and instruments suitable for most events. Most will also bring stage lighting, to ensure they’re not playing in darkness.

What’s included in the quote?

Our quotes are all-inclusive, and a typical package will include: 2 x 60 minute sets, arrival and set up from 5pm or 6pm (depending on the band), recorded music in their breaks and PLI and PAT certificates on request.

Where in the Cornwall area do your party bands perform?

The bands on our roster have performed at some of the most prestigious venues in Cornwall, including Mount Edgcumbe House, St Mellion Golf Club, Polhawn Fort, St Mawes Castle and Pendennis Castle.

Our Cornwall party bands travel the length and breadth of the county, including popular spots such as Falmouth, St Austell, St Ives, Bude, Looe, Newquay, and Penzance.

How can we save money on our Cornwall band?

Consider a midweek or winter rate – there are plenty of savings to be made outside of the traditional spring and summer season, including on your party band.

We’re booking a Cornwall party band for our wedding.

We’re booking a Cornwall band for our wedding. Can they learn our first dance?

In most cases, yes, though this depends on the complexity of the song. Just send through your song request in good time and we’ll see if the band can arrange, learn and rehearse it for you.

Why book a live band in Cornwall from Function Central?

Our live bands have played at almost every kind of function, from weddings and corporate events to Christmas parties, so they know how to make your event a memorable one.

All the acts we work with are exceptional performers who meet strict standards for professionalism, reliability, punctuality, and courtesy.

At Function Central, we also offer 24/7 support right up until your event.

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