Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands For Hire

Dorset Wedding BandsRock / Pop / Soul

Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands For Hire

Tailored Entertainment exclusively represent the UK’s best rock, pop and soul cover bands for weddings and functions. Our live bands cover the best pop dance floor fillers, from the 60s to current chart hits. For a friendly chat about booking your live music, please call our expert team 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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Indie Rock / Pop

The Lionels

This hard-rocking function act bring all the energy of an iconic Wembley headliner to your wedding or event. The Lionels know how to turn your big night up to eleven.

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Guide Price: £1,495
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
Indie Rock / Pop

Decade

Decade are a punchy, dance-floor cramming indie rock act with serious rock n’ roll swagger and the kind of set list that’s sure to please all your guests!

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Guide Price: £1,365
Showband

Soho Collective

For true, unrivalled live music spectacle it’s got to be Soho Collective, the UK’s most accomplished soul showband. They’re perfect for glitzy parties and large-scale corporate events.

  • Location: London
  • Guide Price: £4,935
Festival Style

Festival Nights

One of the UK’s biggest function bands, bringing the energy of an amazing festival headliner to your big event! Festival Nights are a much-loved favourite for weddings and corporate bookers across the country.

  • Location: London
  • 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.

Rock / Pop / Soul

Academy Allstars

Stylish, fun and seriously talented; Academy Allstars expertly cater for a diverse guest list, with a killer repertoire spanning five decades of awesome music.

  • Location: Surrey
  • Guide Price: £2,000
Rock / Pop / Soul

The Magic Tones

The band that started it all for Tailored Entertainment! The Magic Tones are the ultimate function band – perfect for weddings, parties and events of all shapes and sizes!

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Guide Price: £1,405
Bandeoke

Live Karaoke Band

Experience the ultimate party with the stunning Live Karaoke Band! This is your chance to sing on stage with a phenomenal, fully live, professional 5-piece band.

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Guide Price: £1,385
Showband

Beat Junkie

From intimate wedding receptions to world-renowned corporate events, every big night is made better by Beat Junkie – a slick, professional party band with a stunning line-up and serious star quality.

  • Location: London
  • Guide Price: £2,170
Soul & Motown

OJ's Soul Band

OJ’s Soul Band, the UK’s leading Motown Show Collective, comprises the country’s best musicians in a truly world class act - ideal for exclusive, high end events and functions.

  • Location: South East
  • Guide Price: £2,905
Festival Style

The Flyaways

Get set for a serious party, y’all! This toe-tapping, thigh-slapping, dancefloor-packing band give those singalong party classics a big old kick of Smokey Mountain americana, followed by a festival headliner finale.

  • Location: London
  • Guide Price: £2,465
Indie Rock / Pop

Jubilee

Light up your night with Jubilee; a swaggering Indie-Rock outfit delivering a stunning setlist of timeless pop tunes, all with tantalising energy and terrific production to boot.

  • Location: Surrey
  • Guide Price: £1,270
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
Indie Rock / Pop

Three Of A Kind

Want to really raise the stakes on your wedding, party or corporate function? Look no further than Portsmouth's Three of a Kind, an indie power-pop trio unlike any other.

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Guide Price: £825
Indie Rock / Pop

The Thamesmen

Five decades of the best British pop music, performed by an electrifying live band. With sharp suits, scintillating performance and stunning production to match, The Thamesmen are a fabulous addition to any wedding or function.

  • Location: Haslemere
  • Guide Price: £1,425
'90s Pop

White Men Can't Funk

Electric, eclectic and properly good fun – this awesome live band funks up all your guiltiest pleasures, from disco to hip hop and absolutely everything in between!

  • Location: Rugby, Warwickshire
  • Guide Price: £1,410
Rock / Pop / Soul

The Fix

Hip, contemporary tunes played with real style and swagger, and an optional roaming acoustic set to boot – be it weddings, parties or corporate events, The Fix are your answer.

  • Location: London
  • Guide Price: £2,460
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“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 Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands?

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

Where can I hire Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands?

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

For professional Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands, a base-level starting price is around £1000. At this price, you’re ensuring that your Rock / Pop / Soul 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 Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands are going to cost more than this.

How long do Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands play for?

Most Rock / Pop / Soul 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 Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands take to set up and sound check?

Most Rock / Pop / Soul 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 Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands perform a set at my drinks reception?

Absolutely! Most Rock / Pop / Soul 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 Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands perform a special request or first dance?

Yes, all of our Rock / Pop / Soul 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 Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands provide all their own equipment?

Yes, all of our Rock / Pop / Soul Dorset Wedding Bands come fully self-contained with premium audio and lighting equipment. Our Rock / Pop / Soul 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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