contact enquiry list

Wedding bands South East

Our wedding bands in the South East are experts at filling the dancefloor. They play a top selection of rock, pop and soul hits from throughout the decades to keep your guests dancing all night.

Excellent

5 stars

820 reviews on

Trustpilot

To check availability, please add your event date to the menu above.

Play 'video'
from£2,340

Party Up

  • Kent
  • 6-10
  • (187)

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.

Play 'video'
from£995

Rockit

  • Surrey
  • 3-4
  • (250)

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.

Play 'video'
from£1,250

The Sweet and Lowdown

  • Brighton
  • 4
  • (197)

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.

Play 'video'
from£1,270

The Runaways

  • Surrey
  • 4
  • (90)

Youthful, charismatic new 4-piece, channelling rock, dance, hip-hop and soul influences. The band have caught the attention of a major label – catch them now while rates are low!

Play 'video'
from£1,565

Superstrut

  • Essex
  • 4-8
  • (156)

Dressed to the nines and touting a crowd-pleasing, quick-fire set of R&B, garage, pop, hip hop, classic soul and funk, Superstrut will have your guests moving and hollering from the first note. Also available with female vocalists and horns.

Play 'video'
from£1,790

The Soul Cats

  • London
  • 5-7
  • (96)

Infectiously energetic and spirited pop, soul and Motown band featuring sax and two extraordinary vocal talents – guaranteed to get your guests dancing. Chose between male or female vocals or both.

Play 'video'
from£2,095

PYT

  • London
  • 3
  • (57)

Live DJ band featuring soulful female vocals and soaring sax solos, and playing all your favourite tunes from 80s anthems through to this year's bangers.

Play 'video'
from£995

Locomove

  • London
  • 3-4
  • (93)

Turbo-charged wedding party band performing danceable rock 'n’ roll, indie, 80s pop and RnB. Optional "heavy set" for die-hard rock fans, featuring artists such as Guns n' Roses and Rage Against The Machine!

Play 'video'
from£4,615

Soul Club

  • London
  • 6-10
  • (55)

Max out on soul and sophistication with Soul Club, a high energy show band comprising musicians who have toured with Stormzy and Dua Lipa. Expect stunning vocals and unparalleled musicianship.

Play 'video'
from£3,450

The Capricorns

  • Kent
  • 7-10
  • (75)

Stylish, globe-trotting function band featuring powerhouse vocalists and gigs for KPMG, Gucci and Jaguar alongside weddings in London and Dubai.

Play 'video'
from£1,495

Mojo Brass Band

  • London
  • 4-8
  • (50)

Mojo Brass are a funky, punchy brass powerhouse made up of the UK's best up-and-coming sax players, trumpeters and drummer. Their track list blends rarer grooves with mainstream crowd-pleasers.

Play 'video'
from£3,995

Club Soul

  • London
  • 4
  • (44)

Max out on all your party favourites with this stunning live DJ band featuring sax, vocals and percussion. Expect high energy show-stopping performances.

Play 'video'
from£3,250

Beat Club

  • London
  • 5-8
  • (48)

Incredible soul, R&B and pop function band featuring joint male and female lead vocals, sax and keyboards, and performing five decades of floor-fillers.

Play 'video'
from£1,160

Mastersound

  • Birmingham
  • 4-7
  • (74)

Danceable, piano-led pop and soul 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.

Play 'video'
from£2,315

Supereight

  • London
  • 6-8
  • (149)

Supereight combine outrageously talented vocalists, session-standard instrumentalists, a punchy brass section, and a dancefloor-friendly song list of soul, garage, funk and hip-hop.

Play 'video'
from£995

The Confidentials

  • London
  • 3-5
  • (102)

Sensational all-male rock and 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: they’re all there!

Play 'video'
from£1,890

Masterblaster

  • London
  • 5-7
  • (50)

Fronted by a world-class female vocalist, Masterblaster perform wide-ranging sets of rock, pop, funk and soul floor-fillers through the eras, with optional jazz, country, Israeli and Arabic sets.

Play 'video'
from£2,760

Pacha Vibe

  • Brighton
  • 5-10
  • (54)

Expect outstanding musicianship from players at the very top of their game, performing the best of old skool and newest anthems from R&B, club classics, garage, pop, soul and motown. Highly recommended for all types of event!

Play 'video'
from£990

Get Carter

  • London
  • 4-5
  • (84)

High-energy corporate and wedding band, playing crowd-rousing pop, rock, dance, funk and soul music from the 1960s to the present day. Client list includes Audi and Nintendo.

Play 'video'
from£1,595

Seren

  • Bedfordshire
  • 5-6
  • (36)

Think style, glitz and confidence - and every special request met - Seren have the thing that makes dance floors jump and feet frantically tap (even the feet of the tough-to-impress guests)


2983 epic wedding parties in the South East...

Since 2008 we've provided bands and musicians for thousands of wedding receptions throughout the South East, from Southampton to Southend-on-Sea.

Loading...


Guide to booking wedding & function bands in South East

What styles of music do your South East wedding bands play?

A standard party band set-up is at least one lead vocalist backed by anything from 3 to 8 musicians.

A guitar-based band is great for rock and indie anthems, choose a band with synths if you’re wanting 80s classics, or a band with a brass section for some funk and soul.

Take a look at our South East wedding band profiles to see footage of our bands at work.

Do all your wedding bands bring their own sound and lighting equipment?

All our bands are fully self-contained with their own PA sound system, microphones, backline amplifiers and instruments. This works really well for most marquee or indoor weddings.

Let us know if you're expecting more than 250 guests, so we can check whether the act’s system is large enough.

Most bands will also bring lighting for both the stage and dancefloor.

Check the act's individual profile for more details and optional add-ons to enhance the show!

Can your wedding bands learn a special song for our first dance?

Most bands will be happy to learn and perform your first dance request – provided they think they can arrange it for their line-up and do it justice!

Check the act’s profile to see what they can offer and if they can’t do it live, they could just play it through their PA system using Spotify or an mp3 player.

Can you also provide South East wedding musicians for our ceremony or drinks reception?

These pages are for our after-dinner entertainment, but we also have a top selection of South East wedding musicians to suit your daytime proceedings.

Whether you want a classical musician to play you down the aisle, a cocktail pianist while you sign the register or a set by an acoustic duo at your drinks reception, we have a classy selection of soloists, duos and trios for hire.

Our jazz bands in the South East add a touch of class to your reception.

Perfect for smaller or outdoor venues where you are worried about space and noise, a jazz band is adaptable and can play everything from smooth background music to an all-out swinging show.

Where in the South East do your wedding bands perform?

Our bands are available to perform throughout the South East, including: Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Kent, London, Oxfordshire, Surrey and Sussex

Whatever your needs, we'll have your entertainment covered by some of the finest musicians in the UK.

Can you provide other genres of function bands in the South East, such as ceilidh, steel pan or jazz bands?

At Function Central, our experts have handpicked only the finest South East function bands to give you the choice of the finest quality performers.

We have party bands, jazz bands and even ceilidh bands.

Our musicians are professional, reliable and experienced at rocking the party for receptions all over the country.

How can we save money on our wedding band?

Before you book more musicians for afternoon background music, check whether members of your party band can provide this – it'll save you additional costs, such as travel.

If you haven't yet set your date, consider booking a midweek or winter occasion to take advantage of the most competitive rates.

Always consider hiring a band from your local area, to save on travel and accommodation costs.

We have acts based in most major towns and cities across the UK.


The easy way to hire wedding bands in the South East

  • Handpicked wedding bands in the South East for hire
  • Expert advice on booking wedding music in the South East
  • Low fees and fast customer service
  • Comprehensive band contracts for your peace of mind
  • 24/7 emergency support and live music guarantee

The best live wedding music bands in South East and UK wide

Function Central provide South East bands, DJs and entertainers for events throughout the UK and internationally. We're the leading local wedding music booking agency, with 5 star rated customer service, unbeatable prices, secure contracts and outstanding quality.

Search for a live band anywhere in the UK using the menu below.

Back to top