Northern Quarter

Northern Quarter

  • Location:

    London
  • Guide Price:

    £2,225

Energetic, eclectic, and seriously good fun - Northern Quarter bring their brilliantly homespun, folk influenced sound to some of the biggest tunes in pop, rock, and hip hop.

Style

Shabby chic with a cheeky, boisterous energy. Northern Quarter’s vintage-style sound and vibe will be a huge hit with all your guests.

Standard Package

  • Professional 5-piece festival style covers band with an awesome live show!
  • 2 x 60 minute live sets split between folk-style and indie/rock/pop style
  • Excellent repertoire of the absolute greatest party starters
  • Professional PA and stage lighting
  • Bespoke pre-mixed DJ service before and after live sets
  • Your choice of first dance or special request performed
  • PAT certified equipment and Public Liability Insurance (required by venue)
  • Dedicated booking manager on hand throughout the booking and planning process

Optional Extras

  • 2 x 30 minute acoustic roaming set, perfect for drinks receptions or during dinner
  • Band member to DJ live before and after live sets, view a sample of that set here

Could you please pass on my whole-hearted thanks to the band for their amazing performance at our wedding. People haven't stopped talking about them and as the bride, I personally couldn't have been happier. Thanks so much and will recommend them to future wedding planners for sure!

Video

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Repertoire

Main Set

All The Small Things - Blink 182
Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet
Backstreet’s Back - Backstreet Boys
Black And Gold - Sam Sparro
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You - Frankie Valli
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis
Coming Home - Leon Bridges
Don’t You Forget About Me - Simple Minds
Don't You Want Me Baby - The Human League
Gangsters’ Paradise / Tetris - Coolio
Hey Ho - The Lumineers
Hips Don't Lie/ Breathe - Shakira
I Believe In A Thing Called Love - The Darkness
I Bet That You Look Good On The Dancefloor - Arctic Monkeys
I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
I Will Wait - Mumford And Sons
I’m A Believer - The Monkeys
I’m Yours - Jason Mraz
Killing In The Name - Rage
Little Lion Man - Mumford And Sons
Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
Medley - Britney Spears
Movin On Up Magic – Primal Scream
Mr Brightside - The Killers
Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
Parklife - Blur
Rude - Primal Scream
Say You Wont Let Go - James Arthur
September - Earth Wind And Fire
Seven Nation Army - White Stripes
She Said - Plan B
Should I Stay Or Should I Go - The Clash
Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding
Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
Song 2 - Blur
Stacy’s Mom - Fountains Of Wayne
Stand By Me - Ben E. King
Stay With Me - Sam Smith
Take On Me - A - Ha
Teenage Dirtbag Original - Wheatus
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Wake Me Up - Avicci
Wonderwall - Oasis
You Are The Best Thing - Ray Lamontagne
You Really Got Me – Kinks

Medleys

Pop Medley - We Found Love / Cheerleader / Thong Song
Rock ’ N’ Roll Medley - Jonny B Goode / Great Balls Of Fire / Hound Dog / Rock Around The Clock
Hip Hop Medley - California / No Diggity / Here Comes The Hot Stepper / Boom Shake The Room / This Is How We Do It
Dance / Ibiza Medley - Sandstorm / Insomnia / Better Off Alone / Show Me Love / Rhythm Of The Night / Ride On Time / Lady
Funk Medley - Play That Funky Music / Get Lucky / Uptown Funk / Fresh Prince Of Bel Air

Acoustic Roaming Set

All The Small Things - Blink 182
Bob Marley Medley
Buck Rogers - Feeder
Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis
Counting Stars - One Republic
Dancing In The Moonlight - Top Loader
Don't You Want Me Baby - The Human League
Everybody (Backsteeet's Back) - Backstreet Boys
Forget You / Crazy - Cee Lo Green
Gangsters Paradise - Coolio
Hey Ya - Outcast
Hips Don't Lie / Breathe (Rap Version) - Shakira
I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor - Arctic Monkeys
I Will Wait - Mumford And Sons
I'm A Believer - The Monkeys
Little Lion Man - Mumford & Sons
Mr Brightside - The Killers
Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
One Dance - Drake
Sex On Fire - Kings Of Leon
Shape Of You - Ed Sheeran
Song 2 - Blur
Wake Me Up - Avici
Waterfalls - TLC
Wonderwall - Oasis

Acoustic Live Lounge Set Add-On

Better Together - Jack Johnson
Grow Old With Me - Kodaline
I Won’t Give Up - Jason Mraz
I’m Yours - Jason Mraz
Let’s Get It On - Marvin Gaye
Perfect - Ed Sheeran
Put Your Records On - Corinne Bailey Rae
Say You Won’t Let Go - James Arthur
Stand By Me - Ben E King
Stay With Me - Sam Smith
Sunday Morning - Marron 5
The One - Tom Odell
Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
You And I - Tom Walker

testimonials

  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star

“Great involvement with the audience. I got to tick-off a bucket list item and got to sing Mr Brightside at my wedding at the end which was so so special. The first dance was also exactly what we wanted :) All of our guests are asking for your details - they also had an amazing night. Thank you so much, it was so fun and it was genuinely perfect.”

Tommy - Wedding, Owlpen Manor Estate, Gloucestershire
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star

“Great bunch of lads! Really kept the atmosphere high and had everyone dancing and singing along. Thank you for being apart of our wedding!”

Ollie & Rachel - Wedding, Wotton House, Surrey
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star

“The band were great, they were really friendly and accommodating, and everyone loved them!”

Hannah & Daniel - Wedding, Captains Wood Barn, Essex

Key Info

Northern Quarter | Festival / Folk Band With Sax For Hire, London
Based:
London
Guide Price:
£2,225
Line-Up:
  • Drums/BVs
  • Bass/BVs
  • Guitar/BVs
  • Sax/BVs
  • Lead Vocals/Sax
Lead Vocals:
  • Male

FAQ

I really want to have a great party with everyone on the dance floor - are you the right band for that?

Absolutely! We have been performing at weddings and events for several years and have an infectious live show that guarantees a packed dance floor and a party that you and your guests will remember for years to come! Our repertoire features modern day dance floor fillers to your favourite rock and pop anthems, so there's certainly something for everyone.

Do you take requests?

We are happy to perform one special request for you - for weddings this is usually the first dance. You can also let us know your top 10 preferences from the repertoire, as well as send up to 30 requests for the disco - so you can be sure to hear all your favourites on the evening.

How long do you take to set-up?

60 minutes. If you are organising a wedding or event where the evening reception is in the same room as your meal, we often arrive to set-up while the room is turned around - we can have background music playing within around 30 minutes of load in.

What time do you play?

At a time to suit your event, standard prices are for 2 hours of live music, any time between 8pm and midnight.

How long do you play for?

We perform 2 x 45 minute live sets in the evening and also provide a pre-mixed disco (tailored to your tastes) before and after live sets, so your whole night of entertainment is covered in one booking.

Can you provide music for our drinks reception?

Yes - we can perform a 2 x 30 minute roaming set as an add-on, which is perfect for during drinks or dinner.

What is the difference between the ‘pre-mixed DJ service’ that comes with the standard package and the 'band member to DJ live' which is an optional extra?

The pre-mixed DJ service is where the band put on a bespoke playlist (you can request up to 30 songs in advance for this) through the PA before and after their live sets. We do this at most events and it works great - the volume of the music would be the same as if you had a DJ.

If you upgrade to the live DJ service, you can still send over preferences in advance, but you will also have a band member selecting and mixing tracks live on the night, as well as taking requests. The DJ will be happy to make important announcements but they will not talk constantly over or between tracks (that's just not our style!). We also think it's important to say that the DJ won't have a separate DJ booth - they will set up in an appropriate space (ideally to the side of the stage) and the PA/lighting will be the same as what is being used by the band.

Do you have your own PA and lighting?

Yes – all included in the price. You won't have to hire any additional equipment in.

What is the website guide price based on?

The published guide price is based on our 5-piece line-up performing at a venue within 30 miles of our base in London. We charge travel costs for venues further than 30 miles, and if your venue is more than a 2 hour 30 minute drive home, we charge a bit extra so we can book accommodation. For an accurate quote please contact us with your event date and venue details.

Our venue has a noise limiter, can you work with that?

Yes, we regularly work at venues with noise limiters. We are happy to contact the venue in advance of the event to make sure we have all the required information to enable us to plan accordingly.

Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?

Yes.

Will you perform our first dance?

Yes, as long as we have three weeks' notice we will learn the first dance of your choice.

How much space do you require?

We have played in some very small spaces, but ideally a minimum of around 2.5m x 5m.

How much power do you require?

2 x 13-amp sockets are fine for our system.

Do I need to provide food/drinks?

The band's standard rider is for a hot meal and soft drinks for the band members or a £15 pp rider buyout.

Can we see you play live before booking?

As a professional function band our bookings tend to be weddings and private events that unfortunately we are unable to invite guests to. Our videos are a very accurate insight into our look and sound, and we'd also encourage you to check out our testimonials page to see what previous clients have said about their experience with the band.

Video

Audio

Repertoire

Testimonials

Key Info

FAQs

Video

Audio

Repertoire

Main Set

All The Small Things - Blink 182
Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet
Backstreet’s Back - Backstreet Boys
Black And Gold - Sam Sparro
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You - Frankie Valli
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis
Coming Home - Leon Bridges
Don’t You Forget About Me - Simple Minds
Don't You Want Me Baby - The Human League
Gangsters’ Paradise / Tetris - Coolio
Hey Ho - The Lumineers
Hips Don't Lie/ Breathe - Shakira
I Believe In A Thing Called Love - The Darkness
I Bet That You Look Good On The Dancefloor - Arctic Monkeys
I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
I Will Wait - Mumford And Sons
I’m A Believer - The Monkeys
I’m Yours - Jason Mraz
Killing In The Name - Rage
Little Lion Man - Mumford And Sons
Love Yourself - Justin Bieber
Medley - Britney Spears
Movin On Up Magic – Primal Scream
Mr Brightside - The Killers
Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
Parklife - Blur
Rude - Primal Scream
Say You Wont Let Go - James Arthur
September - Earth Wind And Fire
Seven Nation Army - White Stripes
She Said - Plan B
Should I Stay Or Should I Go - The Clash
Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding
Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
Song 2 - Blur
Stacy’s Mom - Fountains Of Wayne
Stand By Me - Ben E. King
Stay With Me - Sam Smith
Take On Me - A - Ha
Teenage Dirtbag Original - Wheatus
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Wake Me Up - Avicci
Wonderwall - Oasis
You Are The Best Thing - Ray Lamontagne
You Really Got Me – Kinks

Medleys

Pop Medley - We Found Love / Cheerleader / Thong Song
Rock ’ N’ Roll Medley - Jonny B Goode / Great Balls Of Fire / Hound Dog / Rock Around The Clock
Hip Hop Medley - California / No Diggity / Here Comes The Hot Stepper / Boom Shake The Room / This Is How We Do It
Dance / Ibiza Medley - Sandstorm / Insomnia / Better Off Alone / Show Me Love / Rhythm Of The Night / Ride On Time / Lady
Funk Medley - Play That Funky Music / Get Lucky / Uptown Funk / Fresh Prince Of Bel Air

Acoustic Roaming Set

All The Small Things - Blink 182
Bob Marley Medley
Buck Rogers - Feeder
Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis
Counting Stars - One Republic
Dancing In The Moonlight - Top Loader
Don't You Want Me Baby - The Human League
Everybody (Backsteeet's Back) - Backstreet Boys
Forget You / Crazy - Cee Lo Green
Gangsters Paradise - Coolio
Hey Ya - Outcast
Hips Don't Lie / Breathe (Rap Version) - Shakira
I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor - Arctic Monkeys
I Will Wait - Mumford And Sons
I'm A Believer - The Monkeys
Little Lion Man - Mumford & Sons
Mr Brightside - The Killers
Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
One Dance - Drake
Sex On Fire - Kings Of Leon
Shape Of You - Ed Sheeran
Song 2 - Blur
Wake Me Up - Avici
Waterfalls - TLC
Wonderwall - Oasis

Acoustic Live Lounge Set Add-On

Better Together - Jack Johnson
Grow Old With Me - Kodaline
I Won’t Give Up - Jason Mraz
I’m Yours - Jason Mraz
Let’s Get It On - Marvin Gaye
Perfect - Ed Sheeran
Put Your Records On - Corinne Bailey Rae
Say You Won’t Let Go - James Arthur
Stand By Me - Ben E King
Stay With Me - Sam Smith
Sunday Morning - Marron 5
The One - Tom Odell
Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
You And I - Tom Walker

testimonials

  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star

“Great involvement with the audience. I got to tick-off a bucket list item and got to sing Mr Brightside at my wedding at the end which was so so special. The first dance was also exactly what we wanted :) All of our guests are asking for your details - they also had an amazing night. Thank you so much, it was so fun and it was genuinely perfect.”

Tommy - Wedding, Owlpen Manor Estate, Gloucestershire
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star

“Great bunch of lads! Really kept the atmosphere high and had everyone dancing and singing along. Thank you for being apart of our wedding!”

Ollie & Rachel - Wedding, Wotton House, Surrey
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star

“The band were great, they were really friendly and accommodating, and everyone loved them!”

Hannah & Daniel - Wedding, Captains Wood Barn, Essex

Key Info

Northern Quarter | Festival / Folk Band With Sax For Hire, London
Based:
London
Guide Price:
£2,225
Line-Up:
  • Drums/BVs
  • Bass/BVs
  • Guitar/BVs
  • Sax/BVs
  • Lead Vocals/Sax
Lead Vocals:
  • Male

FAQ

I really want to have a great party with everyone on the dance floor - are you the right band for that?

Absolutely! We have been performing at weddings and events for several years and have an infectious live show that guarantees a packed dance floor and a party that you and your guests will remember for years to come! Our repertoire features modern day dance floor fillers to your favourite rock and pop anthems, so there's certainly something for everyone.

Do you take requests?

We are happy to perform one special request for you - for weddings this is usually the first dance. You can also let us know your top 10 preferences from the repertoire, as well as send up to 30 requests for the disco - so you can be sure to hear all your favourites on the evening.

How long do you take to set-up?

60 minutes. If you are organising a wedding or event where the evening reception is in the same room as your meal, we often arrive to set-up while the room is turned around - we can have background music playing within around 30 minutes of load in.

What time do you play?

At a time to suit your event, standard prices are for 2 hours of live music, any time between 8pm and midnight.

How long do you play for?

We perform 2 x 45 minute live sets in the evening and also provide a pre-mixed disco (tailored to your tastes) before and after live sets, so your whole night of entertainment is covered in one booking.

Can you provide music for our drinks reception?

Yes - we can perform a 2 x 30 minute roaming set as an add-on, which is perfect for during drinks or dinner.

What is the difference between the ‘pre-mixed DJ service’ that comes with the standard package and the 'band member to DJ live' which is an optional extra?

The pre-mixed DJ service is where the band put on a bespoke playlist (you can request up to 30 songs in advance for this) through the PA before and after their live sets. We do this at most events and it works great - the volume of the music would be the same as if you had a DJ.

If you upgrade to the live DJ service, you can still send over preferences in advance, but you will also have a band member selecting and mixing tracks live on the night, as well as taking requests. The DJ will be happy to make important announcements but they will not talk constantly over or between tracks (that's just not our style!). We also think it's important to say that the DJ won't have a separate DJ booth - they will set up in an appropriate space (ideally to the side of the stage) and the PA/lighting will be the same as what is being used by the band.

Do you have your own PA and lighting?

Yes – all included in the price. You won't have to hire any additional equipment in.

What is the website guide price based on?

The published guide price is based on our 5-piece line-up performing at a venue within 30 miles of our base in London. We charge travel costs for venues further than 30 miles, and if your venue is more than a 2 hour 30 minute drive home, we charge a bit extra so we can book accommodation. For an accurate quote please contact us with your event date and venue details.

Our venue has a noise limiter, can you work with that?

Yes, we regularly work at venues with noise limiters. We are happy to contact the venue in advance of the event to make sure we have all the required information to enable us to plan accordingly.

Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?

Yes.

Will you perform our first dance?

Yes, as long as we have three weeks' notice we will learn the first dance of your choice.

How much space do you require?

We have played in some very small spaces, but ideally a minimum of around 2.5m x 5m.

How much power do you require?

2 x 13-amp sockets are fine for our system.

Do I need to provide food/drinks?

The band's standard rider is for a hot meal and soft drinks for the band members or a £15 pp rider buyout.

Can we see you play live before booking?

As a professional function band our bookings tend to be weddings and private events that unfortunately we are unable to invite guests to. Our videos are a very accurate insight into our look and sound, and we'd also encourage you to check out our testimonials page to see what previous clients have said about their experience with the band.

Northern Quarter

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