Wedding Bands Manchester — Live Band Hire from Function Central

Wedding Bands in Manchester & North West

Our live wedding bands in Manchester and the surrounding area draw on one of the country’s most diverse music scenes to make your event unique and memorable.

Manchester’s compelling music scene has been bringing us rock bands such as Joy Division and Oasis for decades. It continues to thrive, producing exciting new entertainers in both classical and pop genres from some of the country’s most prestigious music schools. Function Central is one of the leading entertainment agencies in Manchester and the surrounding area and we select the very best Manchester wedding bands, giving you a huge choice of music for your event.

From wedding function bands, wedding jazz bands and wedding ceilidh bands for your evening party through to classical guitarists, harpists, string quartets and pianists for your wedding reception or ceremony, we have something for all pockets and venue sizes. If you're after wedding entertainment in Manchester, you'll find our selection second to none.

Our wedding music in Manchester comes in all shapes, sizes and genres, from string quartets to guitarists, harpists and steel bands to dance-along soul funk bands playing James Brown stompers and rock bands playing the latest chart hits, so you will always be able to find a band to suit your taste. And we can offer more than just wedding bands in Manchester: if you're looking for a band for an office party, check out our full range of corporate entertainment in Manchester.

Our wedding bands Manchester have played at venues such as The Freemason's Hall, Manchester Town Hall, The Castlefield Rooms, The Lowry, MU Football Club, Heaton Hall, Davenport Green Hall, Adlington Hall and the Park Royal Hotel. Our North West wedding bands play throughout the region, and we have wedding bands in Lancashire, Cheshire, Liverpool, LeedsCumbria, & Merseyside & the Wirral.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    The North, Wales & the West Midlands
  • Price:
    from £635

The Manchester String Quartet have extensive experience providing music for weddings, corporate events and other functions.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £995 for 4-piece

Exceptional party and wedding band playing everything from vintage 1950s rock'n'roll to cutting edge pop, indie and R&B. High profile clients include BT, Mini Cooper and Microsoft, and over 125 positive reviews! Background acoustic duo sets, DJ service and larger line-ups available.

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

One of our leading wedding bands in the North West, Hudson are a powerful trio playing everything from 50s rock 'n' roll to last week's number 1. DJ service, extra musicians and acoustic sets for your drinks reception or meal also available.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1685 for 6 piece

World-class pop, funk & soul function band, recreating and refreshing the classic soul sounds of the 60s, 70s and 80s alongside modern R&B hits by R Kelly and Rudimental! DJ service and jazz/acoustic afternoon music available.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1475 for 5-piece

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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  • Based in:
    Yorkshire & Humberside
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1225 for 6-piece

Thrilling 6-piece party band from Yorkshire with male vocals and sax who can kick start any celebration! 5-piece option, afternoon acoustic/jazz sets and DJ service also available.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1240 for 5-piece

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

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £995 for 4-piece

Phenomenally popular and versatile function band featuring outstanding male vocals, guitar synth and a large set-list of danceable rock, soul, reggae and pop, from The Beatles to The Weeknd. DJ service, trumpet, sax and female vocalist available.

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

Fun and lively male-fronted wedding party band covering rock and pop from the 1950s to the present day, from Jerry Lee Lewis to Jake Bugg, via Duran Duran and Oasis. DJ service, acoustic sets and female vocalist available.

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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:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £985 for 4-piece

Polished and versatile band playing pop, soul, dance, electronic and R&B music. Additional musicians also available.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £885 for 4-piece

Outstanding party band playing chart, indie, rock anthems and Britpop and featuring guitars, keyboards and vocal harmonies for a big, versatile sound! Laptop DJ service available, as well as acoustic guitar or solo cocktail piano sets for your afternoon reception.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £740 for 3-piece

Unbelievably talented male-fronted cover band offering a feel-good, danceable set taking in everything from 60s classics to modern chart! Extra musicians, solo afternoon acoustic set and DJ service also available.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £985 for 5-piece

Quirky and retro acoustic band playing modern pop songs in a gypsy jazz style. Various line-up options available. Free laptop DJ service included as standard with every booking.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    The North West, The Midlands and Yorkshire
  • Price:
    from £1365 for 5-piece

Quirky 5-piece vintage swing band playing modern songs in an old fashioned way. Additional musicians, acoustic jazz sets and laptop DJ service available.

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

Young and animated brass band with an extensive song list of rock and pop floor-fillers. This groundbreaking group have performed for royalty and offer unique, alternative entertainment for any event! Larger line-ups available.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £970 for 4-piece

Lively 4-piece featuring female vocals with a repertoire of party classics that will energise your party and get your guests on their feet. Additional sax and acoustic sets available.

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  • Based in:
    Yorkshire & Humberside
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1230 for 5-piece

Hugely entertaining and swinging 1920s-style band from West Yorkshire with their own unique and eccentric take on modern pop!

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £985 for 5-piece

Young and exceptionally talented wedding and function band from the North West, available as a 5-piece with male vocals up to an 8-piece adding female vocals, keyboards and brass. Guitar/sax duo also available.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1645 for 4-piece

Stylish and charismatic 4 or 5-piece band, bringing the sound of 1930's Paris crashing into the modern world of contemporary pop tunes! Suitable for lounging or dancing.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £850 for 4-piece

Experienced male-fronted 4-piece band with a great live show and a repertoire covering everything from The Beatles and Elvis to Guns 'n' Roses and The Killers. Afternoon acoustic sets and DJ service available. Low rates in Winter months.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1475 for 4-piece

Sensational, young and energetic 4 to 6-piece party band featuring superb female vocals and a dynamic and varied set list. Extra musicians, professional DJ and acoustic afternoon sets available.

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  • Based in:
    Yorkshire & Humberside
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1425 for 5-piece

Superb 5-11 piece party/wedding band from Leeds who draw on a wide repertoire of tried and tested classics. Exceptional value for a band of this quality! Optional DJ service & brass section.

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  • Based in:
    North West
  • Available in:
    All of UK
  • Price:
    from £1595 for 4-piece

Nostalgic 90s style band playing all your favourite dance, trance and house for the party of a lifetime! Additional musicians also available.