Industry leading professional corporate entertainment in Durham from the UK’s leading supplier of live music for corporate events, Tailored Entertainment. We’ve cultivated a reputation for exclusively representing the best corporate bands in Durham, all of which are experts at making your corporate event stand out. Whether you’re looking for a premium showband for your city centre Christmas party or a cool vintage swing act for your gala dinner, you’ll find your perfect corporate band right here.
For more guidance and information on booking high-end corporate entertainment, give us a call and chat to one of our friendly team of experts on 0800 564 2240. For now, have fun browsing through some of the best Durham corporate bands for hire…
It’s easier than ever to find your perfect corporate party entertainment. You can use our search window to find an act that fits your preferred style and budget.
Here you will find Durham’s most in-demand corporate bands in a range of popular and stylish genres – from retro 90s acts to acoustic roaming bands, post-modern jukebox bands to electro-swing and everything in between. Our acts are among some of the most sought after professional corporate bands in the region with performances at a host of top venues. Our Durham corporate bands have provided entertainment for some of the most recognisable brands in the world, with previous clients including Facebook, Virgin Atlantic, Google, The BBC, Microsoft and the NFL. Whichever one of our incredible bands you end up booking, you can rest assured your corporate party is in safe hands.
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“Seriously, thank you so so much for your fantastic performances at our EMA1 Post Peak Party - you were AMAZING! I have had so many lovely comments from our Associates saying how brilliant the band was and how much they had enjoyed themselves! It was a fantastic evening with buckets of great memories, thanks so much for being such a major part of its success. We really hope to see you perform again one day.”Caroline - Corporate (Amazon) Pride Park Stadium
Got any questions about hiring your corporate band in Durham? Here’s answers to some of our clients’ most frequently asked questions…
For professional corporate bands in Durham we recommend a base-level starting price of around £1250. At this price, you’re ensuring that your party band is made up of the UK’s very best professional musicians with the requisite skill set, equipment, and production to perform at any events venue in the country. Keep in mind that this is a starting price, and lots of bands you’ll like are going to cost more than this.
Tailored Entertainment acts have performed at large-scale events for some of the most world’s most recognisable brands and businesses, at events right across the globe. Our Durham bands have provided corporate entertainment for organisations like Google, Sega, Amazon, Sony, ITV and The FA and at some of the most prestigious venues in the country including The Dorchester Hotel, Soho Farmhouse and The Shard. You can rest assured that you’re booking the very best.
Yes - our corporate bands regularly travel to perform at events right across the UK and abroad. Travel costs will be added if your Durham function location is not local to the act, and if your venue is around two hours or more in travel time, an additional fee to cover Travelodge-style accommodation will be accounted for in your quote.
No, all of the Durham corporate bands on the Tailored Entertainment roster provide a full entertainment package with a bespoke DJ service before and after live sets - so your whole night of entertainment is covered in one booking.
If you’re struggling to find the right Durham corporate band for you, we’d be more than happy to help! It’s helpful to think about the kind of music you like to listen to, or the kind of music that gets you and your friends and family dancing at a function, and choose an act that fits with that style. If you’re still not sure, give our expert team a call and we can suggest a few acts you might like based on your preferences and budget.
In many Durham corporate venues Public Liability Insurance (PLI) and PAT Testing Certificates (documentation that ensures all electrical items are safe) are an essential requirement from live bands. Every one of our corporate bands carry up-to-date PLI and PAT Testing Certification in line with venues guidelines, meaning when you book a Tailored Entertainment function act, you’ve nothing to worry about.
Our Durham corporate bands cover all the most popular styles in contemporary function entertainment. We have folk-style function bands for festival events, soul & Motown showbands for big, glitzy balls, Gatsby-style bands for vintage parties and indie-rock covers bands that guarantee a packed dance floor. For those looking for something a bit different from their corporate entertainment, we’ve got incredible dance anthem bands, retro 90s college rock acts, brilliant RnB bands and much more besides!
If you don’t know where to start, it's useful to think about the kind of music you and your colleagues love to dance to and find a band that fits. You can use our search function to fine-tune your choices a bit!
The short answer is yes, you absolutely can book a great band if your venue has a noise limiter. Most of our professional Durham corporate bands are able to perform within the restrictions of a sound limiter and your experience will be the same as at a venue without one. We have a few bands - mainly the club anthems style, whose music may not be suitable depending on the individual venue restrictions. Please contact us to chat further if your venue has a sound limiter as we'll likely have experience of working at your chosen venue.
Durham corporate bands can be hired from a professional live music agency, such as Tailored Entertainment. Tailored Entertainment exclusively represents a host of the best Durham corporate bands and on this website you'll find videos, photos, repertoire and links to band websites so you can find all the information you need to hire the perfect live music for you. When hiring a Durham corporate band with Tailored Entertainment your booking will be secured by a booking contract between you and the act. Standard payment terms are a deposit to secure the booking (usually around 20% of the total fee) with the balance payable 7 days in advance of the event.
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