Thursday 17th November 2016
The Office Christmas Party has come and gone. The big family affair at Christmas has left you feeling all warm and fuzzy inside (and that’s not just all those extra mince pies you snaffled!) But there’s one event still left to come…bring out the bubbly and start practicing Auld Lang Syne, it’s our favourite night of the year, NEW YEAR’S EVE!
What better way to see in the new year than to be amongst friends and family and have a good old party? And you know what every party needs to really make it go off with a bang…. Why a cracking party band, of course! We love nothing more than dancing our socks off to some awesome live music – and hey, dancing the night away will help burn off all of that Turkey!
However, quality live bands can get booked up for the big event pretty quickly and leave you wishing you’d planned more than just your New Years resolutions. But fear not, Tailored Entertainment are here to offer up our Top 10 live party bands, still available for hire on New Years Eve. All of our bands perform 3 sets, including a countdown to midnight and a performance of Auld Lang Syne, as well as a bespoke disco package, tailored to your musical preferences, so the whole night of entertainment is covered. So what are you waiting for?! Take a look at these brilliant bands and let us help you book the perfect function band for your New Years Eve Party.
Band Name: The Thamesmen
New Years Eve Price: £1750
If you’re looking for a live covers band in London, you’ve come to the right place! The Thamesmen, are quite simply, the capital’s most intoxicating live covers band. This suited and booted 4-piece play a repertoire spanning 5 decades of popular music, from 1960’s Beatles-inspired Merseybest right through to the infectious 90’s Brit-pop and beyond, ensuring that your New Years Eve is packed full of classic floor-fillers that you and your guests will love.
Band Name: Folk Junkies
New Years Eve Price: £1900
Are you after a sensational folk-style covers band to help you see in 2017? Well, Folk Junkies are right up your street. Made up of Surrey’s finest session musicians and with a line-up consisting of double bass, acoustic guitar, violin and breath-taking female vocals, Folk Junkies play live covers of all your favourite pop songs, performed with their unique folk twist, ensuring you have a truly unforgettable New Year’s Eve.
Band Name: Silent Alarm
New Years Eve Price: £1850
Indie Rock and Pop at it’s absolute best. These boys certainly know how to get the party started and with a set-list jam-packed full of songs by the likes of The Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon and The Killers, Silent Alarm will have you rocking all the way into 2017!
Band Name: Victoriana
New Years Eve Price: £2315
If you’re having a Vintage themed New Years Eve Party, why not top it off with a fantastic Vintage-theme covers band? Victoriana are the perfect choice to add that touch of Vintage class to really make your event sparkle.
Band Name: The Lovekicks
New Years Eve Price: £2250
Are you looking for a young, fresh and totally fun pop and rock covers band to bring in the New Year? Well let us introduce you to The Lovekicks. All 5 of these professional musicians met at the renowned Academy of Contemporary Music and together have perfected a sensational live show and have mastered the art of keeping that dance floor packed all night long!
Band Name: Entree
New Years Eve Price: £1900
The ever-popular Entrée are gaining a reputation as one of the UK’s most exciting function bands available to hire, and when you listen to their unique sound, you’ll soon see why. Performing classic songs by artists such as Chic, Stevie Wonder and James Brown to modern chart-toppers from Bruno Mars and Pharrell Williams, these guys will get you boogying well into 2017.
Band Name: Sound System
New Years Eve Price: £1900
Performing hopelessly catchy classics with serious style and class, Sound System are the perfect choice of band to get your New Year’s Party going! Don't believe us, just watch their video...you can thank us later!
Band Name: Rhythm Junkie
New Years Eve Price: £2025
For the very best in pop covers, we are proud to present Rhythm Junkie. With a host of Radio/TV appearances, international tours, major festival and arena appearances and notable recording credits to their name, this talented quartet are working at the very peak today’s professional music industry. Their incredible covers of nineties dance floor fillers, soulful seventies sounds and pulsating eighties tunes are enough to get even the most reluctant of dancers up out of their chairs and ensure that you certainly won’t forget this New Year’s Eve!
Band Name: The Revival
New Years Eve Price: £2080
The Revival. Brighton’s finest Brit-pop covers band are fast becoming the most in-demand live covers band in Sussex. And with their infectious energy, fantastic talent and unbelievable stage-craft, it’s not difficult to see why.
Band Name: Gravity
New Years Eve Price: £2325
Gravity are London’s number 1 function band, and with a repertoire featuring the best dance floor fillers from 60s to current chart, including classics by the likes of The Beatles, Fleetwood Mac & Elvis Presley, as well as recent chart toppers by Kings Of Leon, Bruno Mars and Sam Smith, you’d be crazy not to want to party with these talented chaps.
So there you have it, Ladies and Gentlemen. Your perfect function band for New Year's Eve is right in front of you... who said party planning was stressful?! All that's left to do is book your favourite band and enjoy your New Years celebrations! Altogether now: 'Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot, for the sake of auld lang syne!'