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The booking process was easy. It was helpful to view the sample singing of the singers.
Meena Patel – Wedding Anniversary
Very helpful and the band is just what we were looking for! Even though had to postpone our wedding due to current situation, ACE was really helpful and professional about the whole thing.
Mary – Wedding Reception
Fantastic agency and amazing communication. All questions answered quickly and all requirements understood/met. Everything went absolutely perfect! Would not hesitate to recommend.
Graham – Online Event – Virtual Concert
Over the moon with their performance, exceeding already high expectations. To top it off, all of them were really down to earth, genuinely lovely guys. I’d certainly not hesitate to book again for future events. Thanks a million!!!
Steve – Private Event – Function
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The Best Local professional function bands for hire in your area for your event
It's very easy to find local pop rock function bands to hire for your event!
Every event is special and there are thousands of function bands to choose from. But, is it possible to hire top local pop rock function bands near you and how much does it cost?
ACE Music Booking Agency is happy to provide you with free expert help and advice until you are ready to hire an amazing local pop rock function band at the right price.
Get prices from suitable and available and find your perfect music to hire in your area for your event to get the best out of your live music entertainment. Your personal music booking agent appreciates that you do not want to waste any time finding the right function bands in your local area. ACE can provide you with a shortlist of the best and available musicians from our verified network of great local live live function bands to hire. You are welcome to ask questions to your personal music agent before hiring.
Send your request to available pop rock function bands to hire your perfect live music entertainment. All able to perform to suit your music needs.
How To Hire live function bands in your area
It's easy and free to receive quotes and hire a local professional function band in your area. Place your live music booking request and start receiving quotes from now! Whether you are looking to hire a new original solo musician for a small village gathering or a 10 piece cover band for a lavish function, ACE Music Booking Agency is ready and able to help.
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Different styles of music to fit your entertainment perfectly
Request free quotes from available near you and find the right professional function bands to hire for your event. There is a wide variety of local function bands available near you. Including pop rock cover bands and popular party bands to hire for your event entertainment.
You may also be interested in rock pop covers bands or live party music groups.
There are many types of music artists available near you. Request the type of music you like and find suitable professional function bands.
Hire the best professional function bands near you
The local affordable function bands perform at many different types of events. The can be as subtle or energetic as you want them to be! The for hire play popular covers from famous artists and themes. Interested in original music as well? You can select this when placing your booking request. You can also ask your for hire to customise their set-list to fit your event, and they would be happy to help.
It is always best to place your professional function band booking request. You can then choose from the live cover professional function bands available near you for your live music needs and find the perfect musical entertainer for hire near you.
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Live music is a great way of providing memorable entertainment for your event. As your entertainment agency, we are here to help you find the best near you to fit your entertainment needs. Let's create your live music entertainment to remember!
You can choose different styles of live performance function bands. Types of available include, pop rock cover bands and popular party bands. These are popular options when considering for hire at weddings and events.
There are many different types of music acts available to hire. It is best to place your live music booking request and choose from the best live for hire. Booking live music entertainment for your event is easy. Choose from rock pop covers bands or live party music groups.. All you need to do is to relax and enjoy the music.
Want to receive direct quotes from world class professional event bands available to hire? Your music of choice can be anything from solo to live full band. Either way the quotes you receive will be direct. The function bands are happy to work with you to make sure your event runs smooth.
Looking for something different? You can add what you have in mind to your request and find your perfect function bands for your event.
The list of function bands for hire displayed on this page is a small selection. New available professional function bands near you are added on to the ACE Music Booking Agency website every day. If you haven’t seen what you’re looking for yet, it’s best to send your booking request and you will be assigned a personal music booking agent. In addition to local for hire near you there are also many function bands all around the world that will happily travel to perform at your event. Most professional live function bands perform nationwide as well as worldwide. Especially if you consider offering accommodation with your event, this may make their fees more affordable.
Searching for live entertainment near your area is easy and quick. We recommend placing your request with ACE and receiving accurate quotes from available. The cover function bands on your shortlist will reserve your date for at least 7 days enabling the time for you to review, decide and make a booking.
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Help and Advice on Hiring professional function bands near you
See below for frequently asked questions as well as help and advice when booking a affordable event band near you. If your question is not displayed below, please feel free to get in touch. Happy to help!
How can I hire a local affordable event band near you?
ACE makes it very easy to find the best local affordable event band near you. Request the type of music you have in mind. Add some information on the event you are planning near you and ACE will do all the work for free!
ACE can find you great function bands to choose from for your booking. If you want more control, you are welcome to add more information on your booking request. This can help us find exactly what you are looking for.
Take control and get the amazing music you need for your event. Place your live music booking request and start receiving quotes now!Back to Top
Why should I book live music for my event?
Live music is a great way to add an extra special touch to any event or function. There is nothing quite like a live pop rock function band to bring an event to life. A great musician responds to the mood to deliver a great entertainment.Back to Top
How long do function bands take to set-up for my event?
Setting up time is based on the number of musicians involved. A solo acoustic musician can be ready within 30 minutes. A singer or duo can take up to an hour. Whereas a 10-piece function band, with DJ service set up, may take up to 90 minutes or more. The time needed is to position the musicians on stage, prepare the equipment and sound-check.
If this is a special event with particular timings, they may need to arrive earlier. It is best to agree with the event band about the time of arrival. This will allow them to prepare for your event. This should be before your guests or patrons arrive.Back to Top
I need to cancel or change my pop rock function band booking. What should I do?
This is best done direct with live music artist you booked near you as soon as possible.
You can contact us or the event band for hire you selected for the event. Please ensure you provide the event band with as much notice as possible. They will want to be able to schedule another performance on the cancelled date to avoid any loss of earnings.
When you discuss the terms with your hired pop rock function band, please cover the cancellation details. Musicians are human-beings too. They will understand if you have a genuine reason for the cancellation. Let them know when you would like them to perform. They may need time to check calendars before confirming the rearrangement.Back to Top
What happens if the hired pop rock event band cancels the booking?
If a pop rock event band cancels, you will need to find a replacement pop rock event band. Get in touch with us as soon as possible, as ACE has many function bands available at the last-minute for you.Back to Top
Can I see the function band perform live near you before booking?
All of the function bands for hire on ACE are active live performers. The function band selected for your booking may be regularly playing live in your local area. If it is a public event near you, pop along and have a listen. Please bear in mind that they may not be able to grant you access for private events.Back to Top
Is it possible to pick the songs the for hire will perform for my event?
You are welcome to discuss this with the affordable function band you are booking for your event. Some function bands for hire will work very hard on a particular series of songs. They would also link many songs together into a medley. These function bands to hire will have a routine to last the entire evening which they have perfected. Then it becomes very difficult for them to change the order of songs to include your choice. But, they may still be able to perform a special song for you. Other local function bands for hire will be happy to play any song you request. Providing you give them enough notice.
Many international function bands to hire travel the world with hundreds of songs in their repertoire. They will know the songs you like already! In both cases, don't be afraid to ask! It is important you get exactly the live music you want to hire at your event.Back to Top
How loud will the event band be?
The volume perform is based on the type of instruments involved. Amplified instruments will be louder than an unamplified acoustic guitar or violin. Where volume needs to be a consideration, you can also consider musicians using backing tracks which can provide a full volume control.Back to Top
Will the for hire be suitable for sound limiters?
Having a sound limiter is something that should be discussed when booking your professional event band. However, many local function bands to hire have experience in working with sound limitations. They will be able to advise in detail.Back to Top
Do I need to provide anything for the for hire?
You are welcome to offer your chosen function bands anything included in your event planning. The for hire need a space to perform and payment for their performance. The space they need is scalable based on the number of for hire in their line-up. The for hire have experience in everything they need and they can tell you in more detail.
The payment should be issued by prior arrangement. This is via a BACS transfer in the week leading up to the event, issued in cash at the end of the performance or payment via cheque as agreed.
Your booking request has a 'Managed' option. You can choose this for a secure and stress-free booking. ACE will handle communications and booking agreements as well as offering a secure online payment.Back to Top
What happens if I have a complaint about the professional event band?
If you have a complaint this should be raised as soon as possible with the professional event band themselves. The sooner a professional event band knows there is an issue the quicker they can rectify the problem if it is within their power to do so. A great way to avoid complaints is to use the Managed booking option when making your booking request.Back to Top
How will the pop rock function band plan their performance for my event?
Exactly as agreed! The function bands you selected will arrive as agreed, set-up and sound-check. They will then get ready for their performance. Once the music begins the pop rock function band you liked and hired for your event will play for the agreed amount of time, taking a small break if required. At the end, they will pack up their equipment, and as agreed with you, accept payment and leave.Back to Top
What equipment will the affordable event band provide?
All function bands to hire will supply the equipment they need to perform, unless provided by you. Have particular requests? It is best to discuss these with your hired affordable event band. The local affordable event band for hire will provide a suitable lighting and PA sound system, where needed, and enjoyable live music perfect for your event.Back to Top
How much space will the affordable function band need to perform?
Hiring a musician for your available space is very easy. You can include information about the space you have on your request. This will help you find the most suitable local for hire. Don't forget to place your booking request where you can tell us all about your event.Back to Top
How long do function bands perform?
As long as agreed! Generally, perform in sections of 45 minutes to an hour. This is separated with a small break lasting around 5 to 15 minutes. So if you want your affordable function band to perform across 3 hours, they will play for 45 minutes 3 times. Some function bands performing across 2 hours, would play for 45 minutes, take a 15-minute break then play for the whole last hour. There are also function bands that when asked to perform across 3 hours will do that without a break! You can discuss and agree how long you want your affordable function band to perform their music sets and break duration.Back to Top
Can I tailor my music act's performance?
The local function bands available to hire are happy to discuss any ways they can provide the best performance for your event. You may want particular songs performed at particular times or make announcements. Feel free to let the function bands know what you would like to change or add. Especially if you plan to have them swinging from the chandeliers!Back to Top
How much does it cost to hire a local affordable function band?
Hiring musicians can cost between $/£/€200 and $/£/€4000 per musician. Popular professional function bands may start from $/£/€10000. On average, most solo singers, musicians or DJs will cost $/£/€350; small bands $/£/€750; function bands with 4 to 6 members $/£/€2500. It also matters for how long you want the affordable function band to perform for your event and if there are any extra requirements. You can detail what you have in mind on your booking request. Your personal music booking agent at ACE will find the best professional function bands near you for hire to fit your budget. So you can rest assured you will be able to afford the function bands on your shortlist.Back to Top
What happens if a professional event band becomes ill?
Illness is something all function bands for hire are prepared for. This means another professional event band stepping in for your event. The replacement professional event band will be well versed in the music that the initial professional event band performs. You will not hear any difference, although they may appear different. If the professional event band is unable to provide a replacement, ACE will be available to help you hire another professional event band of similar quality.Back to Top
Do all music artists perform live?
The will perform live but not all shows are completely live. Some function bands use musical backing tracks to perform with a larger sound. For example, a soloist may use a backing track accompaniment. Feel free to discuss your preferences with the professional event band. Even some world famous music artists use backing tracks!Back to Top
Can the function bands play different styles of music?
Popular variety are happy to perform music across many genres and decades. Speciality artists prefer to focus their music on a particular style. Feel free to tell us what style of music you want your for hire to perform for your event.Back to Top
How do I hire a professional event band?
Place your booking request for the type of music you prefer and receive prices from the best cover function bands for hire near you near you!Back to Top