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Function Central is the most trusted entertainment agency servicing the Manchester area

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from£1,475

Soultone

  • 5
  • (17)

Funky soul & Motown band featuring stunning female vocals giving an authentic tribute to the greats of the genre! Additional musicians and laptop DJ service also available.

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from£895

The Vendettas

  • 4-5
  • (51)

Lively female-fronted wedding function band with a huge repertoire of party classics and appearances at Glastonbury and Edinburgh festival to their name. Optional extras include sax or acoustic background sets for drinks or dinner. DJ service available.

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from£980

Acceptable In The 80s

  • 4-5
  • (14)

A superb 80s tribute band with male vocals and featuring retro-synth sounds, capturing the spirit and dubious fashion sense of the 80s. A retro show that's second to none! Available with female vocals.

DJ Rob K
from£260

DJ Rob K

  • 1
  • (7)

Fun Manchester-based DJ playing essential tunes for any occasion!

Rachel S
from£305

Rachel S

  • 1
  • (5)

Popular female vocalist and wedding singer, performing impressive vocals to your favourite songs from Motown to contemporary pop, with her own quirky, modern style!

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from£1,325

Supertonic

  • 4-7
  • (22)

Polished and versatile party and wedding band playing pop, soul, dance, electronic and R&B music. Additional musicians also available and discounts for low-season or midweek events.

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from£735

The Resets

  • 3-5
  • (21)

Quirky and retro acoustic trio and band playing modern pop songs in a gypsy jazz style. Available as a quartet and quintet with stunning female vocalists and percussion.

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from£1,230

Dr Funtimes

  • 6
  • (27)

High energy party band with a big sound that’s perfect for weddings, parties and corporate events. They feature superb male vocals and sax, but also offer stripped-back line ups, afternoon acoustic or jazz sets, stage hire and DJ service.

Wired Duo
from£540

Wired Duo

  • 2
  • (18)

Talented party duo in the North West, featuring custom backing tracks and stunning harmonies. The duo’s song list ranges from classics by The Beatles to today's hits. Acoustic or electric sets available.

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from£280

Its A Swing Thing

  • 1
  • (5)

A highly accomplished male tribute vocalist singing in the Rat Pack style, who has worked and sung alongside artists such as Paul McCartney and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa. DJ service available.

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from£1,230

The Misfits

  • 5-8
  • (53)

Stylish corporate and wedding band, featuring female lead vocals and a large set list of pop, Motown, soul, jazz, jive and vintage rock'n'roll. Booking options include male vocalist, brass section, afternoon/dinner jazz sets and DJ service.

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from£375

Soul Freaks

  • 2-7
  • (13)

A soul and jazz infused acoustic duo or trio playing upbeat covers from a variety of genres, across a number of decades. Full band also available.

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from£1,230

The Boogie Bugs

  • 6
  • (14)

Top wedding & party band with male and female vocals as well as sax! Acoustic sets and DJ service available.

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from£315

Amelia Marie

  • 1
  • (5)

Gifted solo violinist, with a wide and varied range of repertoire with all your favourite classical, film, musical, jazz, pop, gypsy Bollywood and Latin tunes! Amelia is able to arrange songs for an additional fee.

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from£1,170

The Flavours

  • 4-5
  • (26)

This rumbunctious bunch of likely lads are like no wedding band you've heard before! They blend acoustic and electric instruments for a fresh, quirky spin on your favourite tunes, from classic Motown to 90s hip hop and current pop. Video currently in production.

Andrew James
from£275

Andrew James

  • 1
  • (10)

Hugely versatile event and wedding singer who has appeared alongside stars such as Mick Hucknall and Chrissie Hynde. Andrew has delighted audiences at venues including The Royal Albert Hall and Switzerland's Basel Football Club.

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from£615

True Colours Duo

  • 2
  • (13)

True Colours Duo are a fantastic acoustic duo who perform a huge repertoire from Mumford and Sons, to Calvin Harris, Pop, Rock, Soul, Motown and more.

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from£315

Joe D

  • 1-7
  • (11)

An exceptional guitarist and vocalist playing an extremely wide variety of tunes, taking in everything from Neil Young to Nelly, The Coral and The Dubliners. Guitar/cajon duo and 3 to 6-piece band also available.

The Mixers Ceilidh Band
from£735

The Mixers Ceilidh Band

  • 4-5
  • (6)

Traditional Irish, folk and celtic band from the North West, performing an eclectic and lively range of traditional and contemporary Irish folk music, as well as rock’n’roll and country. Also available as a 5-piece with caller.

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from£295

Ibiza Sax

  • 1
  • (1)

Award winning sax player ideal for weddings, corporate events, private parties and club nights, either as a solo performer, adding a touch of class to the occasion or to freestyle alongside your DJ.

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from£330

Anthony Sinclair

  • 1-9
  • (6)

Sharp and versatile vocalist and DJ singing Rat Pack, swing, rock‘n’roll and modern songs for weddings and events. Anthony also offers a professional DJ service with additional lighting.

Maxine Isolde
from£285

Maxine Isolde

  • 1
  • (6)

Gifted and elegant harpist performing a wide range of material including classical, popular, Irish & Scottish folk music, Gershwin and songs from the musicals. Extensive experience playing at weddings, hotels and restaurants across the UK. Also available as a flute/harp duo.

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The Street Lights

  • 5
  • (5)

Amazing troupe of dancers wearing incredible LED costumes to dazzle you and your guests - ideal for weddings and corporate events! Previous clients include The Gadget Show, Miller and Belvedere.

Ellie R
from£305

Ellie R

  • 1
  • (6)

Accomplished female vocalist and wedding singer covering Motown, soul and modern hits, with over seven years of experience performing both public and private events.

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from£785

Superted

  • 3-5
  • (37)

Experienced all-male wedding function band who have toured with Deacon Blue and The Sugababes. Expect danceable classics by artists such as Queen and The Killers! DJ service available.


Booking antertainment in Manchester?

We've gathered together the most talented and professional Manchester entertainment for weddings and parties, for your browsing convenience! We offer a vast array of musicians in every genre, from singer guitarists to string quartets aand function bands. Our speciality is wedding bands, and we offer a huge range of bands for hire across the North. Most of our northern bands are based in Liverpool, Manchester and Cheshire as well as Leeds and Yorkshire.

We are consistently chosen over other North West entertainment agencies because of our diverse selection of outstanding, good value musicians.

Our price promise means that, if any other Manchester entertainment agency offers you any of our musicians at a lower price, or on better terms, we’ll match their offer. From lavish corporate entertainment for Manchester Conference Centre to classical wedding musicians for Manchester Cathedral – and even indie bands for birthday parties at the Star and Garter – our selection of musical entertainment is scond to none!

It's also worth checking out the listings for our sister entertainment agency in Liverpool. We're headquartered in London.

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