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Entertainment Agency in London — Function Central

Function Central is the leading live music entertainment agency in London, offering the very best live music at unbeatable prices.

We only work with London bands, musicians and DJs of the highest calibre; all acts are strictly vetted before being accepted onto our books, and we continually monitor artist performance to ensure that you get only the highest quality, most professional entertainment on the night. We have access to a wider range of live music acts than any other entertainment agency in London: choose from our huge selection of rock bands, jazz bands, ceilidh bands, jive bands, Latin bands, DJs and more on our London wedding music page, or browse our sample selection of London wedding bands, musicians and DJs below.

On each act page, you can listen to audio clips, view pictures and read feedback from previous customers. Booking  is quick and easy: if you like an act, use the ‘add to my enquiry list’ function to put together your own shortlist. We'll get straight back to you to confirm prices and availability, then draw up a secure contract to cover you against any eventuality.

Our price promise means makes us the best value entertainment agency in London: if someone else offers you a better price on your act, we'll match or beat it! And that's just the beginning: we're the one of the few entertainment agencies in London to provide first-class customer support right up to the day of your event.

Based in South East London, we specialise in London wedding entertainment, parties and corporate events, but we also offer services throughout the country, including Manchester and the North West, the Midlands, Yorkshire, Wales and the South West. Book London function bands, wedding bands and more through London entertainment agency Function Central today!

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £550 for duo

Fresh and fun acoustic duo from London featuring guitar, cajon and male vocals. This act offers a free DJ service; additional musicians and afternoon sets are also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    The South and Midlands
  • Price:
    from £540 for duo

Melodic Brazilian duo playing latin, samba, tango, bossa nova and choro music. Perfect for background music or small events. Variety of options and musicians available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £795 for 3 drummers

Thrilling samba drumming group from London playing catchy Brazillan samba rhythms. Various line ups of either 3, 6 or 12 fantastic drummers available, as well as additional brass and vocals.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £675 for duo

Contemporary acoustic duo from Surrey featuring a classy and refined female vocalist, accompanied by tasteful acoustic guitar. Additional musicians and evening party band also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £495 for 4-piece

First class 4-5 piece folk group lead by female vocals with a repertoire featuring Jewish and Eastern European music.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    The South and Midlands
  • Price:
    from £445 for duo

Elegant jazz duo from London featuring acoustic guitar and saxophone. Double bass and drums also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £555 for trio

Vintage style 3, 4 or 5-piece London jazz band fronted by an incredible female vocalist/drummer playing modern songs in a vintage style, as well as their 1920s-30s repertoire. Duo and roaming band also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £POA for duo

Unique, upbeat duo featuring male vocals, acoustic guitar and drums for a big sound on a small budget.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1350 for 4-piece

Stunning close harmony 4-7 piece band featuring 3 fantastic female vocalists who re-arrange soul, rock and pop songs to give them a vintage style twist. Various line ups and acoustic sets available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    London, South East, East Anglia/East of England, East Midlands, South West, West Midlands and Wales
  • Price:
    from £430 for Duo

A fashionable, chic, and sophisticated female lead vocal-duo with guitar and piano, playing classics from the 60s-00s; shining fresh light on old songs and interpreting current ‘Top 40’ hits with panache.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £995 for 6-piece

Swinging vintage themed band playing a mixture of modern hits in their quirky vintage style and authentic 20s-40s material. Duo, trio and additional musicians also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £985 for trio

Authentic and stylish vintage style swing trio from London featuring male vocals, trumpet and double bass. Fully acoustic, roaming band! Drums also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £205 for Duo

Outstanding ceremonial music for a variety of occasions. Duo up to full ensemble of 20 horns available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £295 for Soloist

'Best Harpist of the Year' winner with a wealth of experience and a fantastic repertoire that inclues classical, jazz, blues, popular music as well as hits from the musicals. Additional musicians available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £795 for 3-piece

Superb 3-piece vintage vocal harmony band from London featuring 3 stunning female vocalists, also available with a full band and DJ service.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    London
  • Price:
    from £440 for Duo

Stylish latin duo from London with an extensive repertoire of Brazilian and Italian music ranging from Antonio Carlos Jobim to Pixinguinha, as well as American jazz standards.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £235 for Soloist

Accomplished jazz pianist with a broad repertoire spanning from 1920's Gershwin to present day Ed Sheeran. Available with a vocalist and additional musicians.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    The South & Midlands
  • Price:
    from £300 for Soloist

Award-winning harpist performing a wide range of popular, classical and Bollywood material. With 15 years of experience in the industry, this London based harpist's musical talent is plain to see. Additional musicians available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1995 for 5-piece

Authentic postmodern style swing band from London who play swing classics as well as pop songs in a swing style. Extra musicians available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £495 for duo

Soulful acoustic duo playing bossa and folk versions of soul, funk, Motown, R'n'B, jazz and pop songs. Cajon player also available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1495 for 6-piece

Party down with Party Up, the slickest pop, funk and soul band in the South East! The band count Sky, Cadburys and the actress Emma Thompson among their regular clients. Available with DJ service, acoustic duo, backing vocalists and full brass section.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £985 for 4-piece

Fantastic party and wedding band with a soulful male vocalist who put their quirky stamp on rock, pop, soul, ska and funk floor-fillers from Bob Marley to Bruno Mars. Available with DJ service and brass section.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1195 for 4-piece

Fun, talented and totally unique female-fronted party band playing everything from retro swing, vintage jive and rock 'n' roll through to 80s funk, 90s R&B and modern chart with a twist. Afternoon acoustic sets and DJ service also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £985 for 4-piece

Outrageously talented and dapper new party and wedding band, combining session standard playing with a classic R&B-tinged repertoire of funk, soul, hip-hop and pop ideal for dancing. DJ service and acoustic set available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £795 for 3-piece

Sensational all-male rock & pop trio who never fail to get their audiences jumping and singing along to the biggest tunes of the last 60 years. Elvis, The Stones, Bowie, Oasis, The Killers: they're all there! Offering DJ service, afternoon acoustic sets as well as keyboards and second guitarist.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1725 for 7-piece

High class function band with a super slick image whose repertoire is bound to get you dancing! Additional musicians and afternoon acoustic jazz sets also available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £930 for 4-piece

High-energy party band playing crowd-rousing pop, rock, dance, soul, and funk from the 1960s to the present day. The band have played Glastonbury and the Roundhouse and count Audi and Nintendo amongst their regular clients. DJ service and acoustic sets available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £2750 for 7-piece

Stylish wedding and corporate function band featuring outstanding male and female vocalists who have graced the stage with the likes of Adele and Leona Lewis! Available to hire with DJ service as well as solo cocktail piano and afternoon jazz/acoustic sets for music throughout the day.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1125 for 4-piece

On-trend wedding function band, suitable for all events from classy weddings to high-end corporate events. The band cover rock and pop from Elvis and the Beatles through to The Killers and Sam Smith. DJ service, brass section & acoustic sets available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1475 for 6-piece

Incredible pop and soul band featuring outstanding male and female vocalists and performing floor-fillers by Michael Jackson, Prince, Bruno Mars and more. Book their acoustic/jazz sets and DJ service for non-stop music through the day.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £940 for 4-piece

Versatile and energetic male & female-fronted band with a large song list taking in soul, pop and rock music from Elvis and The Beatles to Daft Punk and DNCE. Add extra musicians or book with afternoon/dinner jazz sets and DJ service.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    London, the South, the East & the Midlands
  • Price:
    from £465 for Trio

Clemenza offer the best in musicianship & professionalism for weddings & corporate functions and are widely regarded as London’s leading string ensemble. Clemenza pride themselves on both sounding and looking the part for your event!

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £550 for duo

Charismatic acoustic guitar and cajon drum duo with stunning male vocals and harmonies. Perfect for weddings and parties and an ideal choice if you’re looking for a big sound on a small budget! DJ service available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £985 for 4-piece

Female-fronted wedding and corporate party band playing a wide range of pop floor-fillers from across the decades. The band are fun, energising and amazing value for money! Brass, keyboards, DJ service and acoustic afternoon sets also offered.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £3445 for 8-piece

Luxury 8 to 12-piece showband who have performed alongside artists such as Paloma Faith, JLS, James Morrison and The Script.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £535

Versatile and modern 2-4 piece steel pan band that plays classic calypso, motown, pop, reggae and more, and features some of the best Caribbean musicians from around the UK.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £500 for duo

Stylish and soulful acoustic guitar and vocal duo combining high calibre musicianship with an uplifting set spanning James Brown to James Bay. Incredible value and guaranteed to appeal to all ages! DJ service available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £305 for soloist

Award-winning guitar player and vocalist in great demand both in the UK and internationally, boasting a broad repertoire of classic rock, pop and indie tracks from the fifties to the present and playing everything from Elvis Presley to The Killers.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    the South, the Midlands, the North & Wales.
  • Price:
    from £210

Andres performs an eclectic mix of Flamenco, Latin, Jazz and World guitar styles, rich and exciting enough for the more attentive listeners, but pleasant and mellow enough to be used as background music during receptions or dinners.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £500 for Trio

Experienced, versatile London jazz trio, performing jazzy takes on pop music from the Beatles to Pharrell as well as classic jazz. Suitable for mellow background music at weddings, corporate events and more! Available with drums and vocals for dancing.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £750 for 3-piece

Hugely popular all-male party and wedding covers band playing feel-good sing-along classics with an emphasis on vintage rock and pop music. Fantastic value! Book the band’s DJ service and afternoon acoustic sets for non-stop music through the day.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1745 for 6-piece + sound engineer

Unforgettable high energy performances of soul, funk, pop and rock favourites guaranteed to get you on the dance floor! Professional DJ also available.

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  • Based in:
    West Midlands
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1055 for 4-piece

Exciting male-fronted wedding & party band based in the West Midlands, playing music from all decades but specialising in the swinging 60s! Stunningly authentic performances using incredible vintage equipment. Extra performances, low-season rates and DJ service available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £985 for 4-piece

Outstanding 4 or 5-piece party band featuring male and female vocals creating huge harmonies, plus a huge repertoire of current pop, rock and soul hits from Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars & Justin Timberlake, plus classics by The Jacksons, Prince & Stevie Wonder. Keys player, acoustic duo and laptop DJ service available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    London; South East; South West; East of England; Midlands; South Wales
  • Price:
    from £715 for 4-piece

A zesty, female-led party band playing popular 40s to 00s jazz, rock ‘n’ pop covers with a unique twist - think hot club, ska, country, bossa, rock, reggae & swing all blended together to span the generations!

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £420

Classy background duo performing mellow jazz standards as well as contemporary material in their own jazzy style from Michael Jackson to Justin Timberlake.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £485

Young, fun and energetic DJ from London playing Top 40, pop, dance, Motown and more! DJ Danny G comes with a dedicated sound engineer for the best possible sound at every event.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    The South and Midlands
  • Price:
    from £375 for duo

Vibrant, modern acoustic duo playing the latest pop songs, ideal for weddings and background music.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £550 for duo

Stylish and modern acoustic guitar & cajon duo from Oxford performing fantastic versions of some of your favourite contemporary and classic songs either for upbeat background music or dancing. 3 or 4-piece live band and DJ option available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    London and the South
  • Price:
    from £430 for duo

Award-winning jazz duo playing sophisticated standards for a wide variety of events and celebrations.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    London and the South East
  • Price:
    from £215 for soloist

Tasteful and dynamic piano vocalist playing modern pop and soul as well as jazz and swing from the 30s, 40s and 50s. Additional musicians also available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £3495 for 7-piece

State of the art 7-piece super band centred around a fully interactive light up drum kit. Featuring male & female vocalists and a large repertoire of rock & pop hits, this is the ultimate party band! Additional musicians, jazz sets and DJ service available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £795 for 3-piece

Sassy vintage swing act from London featuring 3 incredible female vocalists. 4 to 8-piece line-ups (including horn section), sax and afternoon sets available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    London and the South East
  • Price:
    from £765 for 3-piece

Vibrant acoustic band specializing in 90s and 00s throwback tunes, guaranteed to get everyone dancing! Additional musicians and afternoon sets available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £555 for trio

Young, professional jazz trio and regulars on the London jazz scene, The Richmond Jazz Trio perform jazz classics by Duke Ellington, Miles Davis and Louis Armstrong, and many more.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £600 for trio

An inebriating mix of jazz, swing and modern pop hits delivered by world class musicians. Additional musicians and afternoon sets also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £690 for Trio

The Slick City Jazz Stompers play trad jazz in the traditional New Orleans style, perfect for foreground or background music to help create an informal and relaxed atmosphere.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £2090 for 6-piece

Dynamic 6-piece band from London with a repertoire of rhythm 'n' blues, jazz and jump from the 40s, 50s and 60s guaranteed to get you moving! Smaller line-ups and afternoon sets available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £615 for duo

Acoustic duo playing soul, rock and funk favourites for a wide range of events. Additional musicians and electric line-ups also available.

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  • Based in:
    London
  • Available in:
    The South
  • Price:
    from £1125 for 5-piece

Looking for the party of a lifetime? With over a thousand live performances at corporate events, parties and weddings worldwide, The Starlighters guarantee a night to remember! Additional musicians, live DJ and afternoon background sets also available.

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  • Based in:
    South East
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £295 for soloist

Talented solo guitar/vocalist from the South East who was a contestant on The Voice! Additional guitar/vocalist and afternoon entertainment also available.