Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands For Hire

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Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands For Hire

Hire the leading alternative rock function bands today from the UK’s premier agency Tailored Entertainment. Covering all your favourites from Nirvana, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Wheatus, Green Day, Blink 182 and The Dandy Warhols, relive the flannel shirt era of the 80’s, 90’s where grunge, Britpop, post-punk, pop-punk, college-rock and emo reigned supreme by booking an awesome guitar-wielding act from our roster today on 0800 564 2240.

Find your perfect Dorset wedding band...

Choose a Dorset wedding band that ticks all the boxes. You can fine-tune your search to suit your own style and budget.
On this page you’ll find the best wedding band music in all the most popular genres – from festival-style to soul & Motown, vintage bands to R&B acts and everything in between. All our professional wedding bands have experience performing at the best Dorset wedding venues, with regular bookings at luxury hotels and barns, as well as tipi and marquee locations. Whichever band you choose for your wedding day, you can be sure that your big night is in safe hands.

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Pop Punk

Freshman Year

Hold on tight. Freshman Year are about to take you on an epic joyride through the biggest, most bruising riffs pop-punk has to offer.

  • Location: Southampton
  • Guide Price: £1,280
Club Anthems / Dance

Inertia

This brilliantly quirky, genre bending party band combine anthemic dance with pop classics and punk rock – all into one white-knuckle-ride live show.

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Guide Price: £1,025
Indie Rock / Pop

Brightside

Are you after a function act that’s rocking a big, ballsy sound and a killer setlist? Then book Brightside - a magnetic indie trio with genuine star quality.

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Guide Price: £1,025
Indie Rock / Pop

Indigo Heights

A big, stomping, bona-fide indie rock band brimming with effortless talent and charisma. Nobody can bring your big night to life quite like Indigo Heights.

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Guide Price: £1,335
Rock / Pop / Soul

Underground

Soaring Dance Anthems. Slick Neo Soul. Swaggering Pop Punk. Sounds pretty cool, right? There’s only once place to get it all in one incredible night. You’ve gotta go Underground.

  • Location: Wiltshire
  • Guide Price: £1,310
Festival Style

Festival Sons

Festival Sons are the UK's most popular festival-themed wedding & function band. The line-up showcases four top pro musicians whose performance & recording credits include Ed Sheeran, The Beach and many more!

  • Location: Surrey
  • Guide Price: £1,910

Throwback are not only entertaining but also a musical delight. Such a lovely voice accompanied by a talented guitarist which makes for wonderful listening that is a delight for the ears.

Indie Rock / Pop

The Revival

This dapper five piece promise to bring a fun-fueled, electrifying atmosphere to your wedding or function – all with a big, boisterous Britpop kick!

  • Location: Brighton
  • Guide Price: £1,150
Rock / Pop / Soul

Pulse

This gutsy indie rock function band grab your big night by the scruff of the neck, with a deliciously punchy live show that’s packed with massive, singalong chart hits.

  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Guide Price: £1,310
Indie Rock / Pop

The 505s

Don’t let their sharp suits fool you; The 505s know how to throw down some serious indie rock noise. Let this hip-as-hell party band bring the party to your big night.

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Guide Price: £1,080
Alternative Rock

The White Rooms

A fiery indie rock five piece offering up huge, guitar driven choruses: The White Rooms are ideal for anyone looking to bring their big night a bit of added swagger.

  • Location: Surrey
  • Guide Price: £1,500
Indie Rock / Pop

8 Ball

Tired of that same old function band sound? Then book 8-Ball – your blistering indie-pop alternative, set to bring some serious bite to your big night.

  • Location: Sussex
  • Guide Price: £1,410
Pop Punk

High School Reunion

Still an absolute basket case for pop punk and college rock? Well, good news. You’re invited to the High School Reunion – where mosh-pit packing guitar hero bangers keep the dance floor packed from start to finish!

  • Location: Winchester
  • Guide Price: £1,615
Indie Rock / Pop

On The One

On The One are a thrilling indie rock trio with a diverse setlist that's sure to have something to please every one of your guests!

  • Location: North West
  • Guide Price: £1,025
Indie Rock / Pop

The Full House

Make sure your big night gets off to an absolute flyer by booking The Full House, Buckinghamshire’s most in demand indie rock function band.

  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Guide Price: £1,255
Pop Punk

Class Of '99

Class of ’99 tear up the function band rule book and throw it straight in the trash, with a kick ass night of awesome pop punk and college rock.

  • Location: London
  • Guide Price: £1,525
Indie Rock / Pop

The London Rifles

A big, proper indie rock band playing the very best songs from the genre. Accept no meagre imitations. The London Rifles are the real thing.

  • Location: Brighton, Sussex
  • Guide Price: £1,300
Indie Rock / Pop

Mister Trick

Mister Trick are a slick, stylish indie-rock party band with a sound and style to rival any major touring artist. Perfect for events of any size, style and budget.

  • Location: Surrey
  • Guide Price: £1,410
Pop Punk

One Big Reunion

Crack out the cargo pants and get ready to hit the mosh pit! One Big Reunion take you back to the glory days of 90s and 00s pop-punk college rock, all wrapped up in awesome high-octane live show.

  • Location: Surrey
  • Guide Price: £1,495
“Victoriana are the perfect wedding band. They have a brilliant sound and a great set list to get every up dancing and keep them there. The two sets, one more "mumford" and the other more "rocky" added to their set. They sounded great and our guests thoroughly enjoyed them. Thank you.”
Adele Pope - Wedding, Chaucer Barn, Gresham (Victoriana)
Need a little help hiring Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands?

If you’re not quite sure where to start with finding the perfect live wedding entertainment for your big day, then we’re here to help. Here’s answers to some of our most frequently asked questions...

Where can I hire Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands?

Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands can be hired from a live music agency, such as Tailored Entertainment. Tailored Entertainment exclusively represents a host of the best Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding 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 Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands 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.

How much does it cost to hire Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands?

For professional Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands, a base-level starting price is around £1000. At this price, you’re ensuring that your Alternative Rock band is made up of the UK’s very best professional musicians with the requisite skill set, equipment, and production to perform at any function venue in the country. Keep in mind that this is a starting price, and many of the best Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands are going to cost more than this.

How long do Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands play for?

Most Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands will perform 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute live sets as standard. The Tailored Entertainment roster of live bands all provide a bespoke DJ service before and after live sets, so your whole evening of entertainment is covered.

How long do Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands take to set up and sound check?

Most Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands take up to 90 minutes to be fully set up and sound checked. Small line-ups may be a bit quicker whereas large showbands with a lot of production will take longer. Our expert team will ensure a viable plan is in place ahead of your event so you have nothing to worry about on the day.

Can Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands perform a set at my drinks reception?

Absolutely! Most Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands on the Tailored Entertainment roster offer afternoon drinks reception add-ons to their standard booking. You’ll find these listed under ‘optional extras’ on the band’s profile.
Alternatively, you could book one of our dedicated drinks reception entertainment options like a stunning soloist or string quartet.

Do Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands perform a special request or first dance?

Yes, all of our Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands are happy to perform a special request - which is often the first dance or song of the evening. We'll prompt you for this information well in advance of your event to give the act plenty of time to plan and rehearse the performance.

Do Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands provide all their own equipment?

Yes, all of our Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands come fully self-contained with premium audio and lighting equipment. Our Alternative Rock Dorset Wedding Bands also provide a DJ service as standard so everything for your event is taken care of in just one booking.

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