Retro Wedding Bands & Music For Hire

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Retro Wedding Bands & Music For Hire

Tailored Entertainment exclusively represent and hire the UK’s very best retro sounding bands for weddings and functions, such as The Vinyls, The Carousels and The Prohibition Pop Band who will all turn back the hands of time with their incredible live show. For a relaxed and friendly chat about booking your live music, please call our expert team on 0800 564 2240.

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Choose a professional wedding band that fits as well as the wedding dress. You can fine-tune your music search to suit your own style, budget, and location.
We have incredible wedding band music covering all the most popular genres – from soul & Motown to festival folk-style, dance anthem bands to retro 90’s acts and everything in between. And if you’re not quite sure what you want from your wedding music then there’s no need to worry! With our easy to use search window, you can have fun checking out professional bands for weddings in a dizzying array of styles – or you can give us a call and chat to one of our expert team. We’d absolutely love to hear from you.

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Retro

The Carousels

The Carousels bring your favourite retro pop songs to life, with a fabulously fun live show that’ll pack the dancefloor till the wee small hours.

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Guide Price: £1,280
Retro

The Vinyls

For a fabulous set of 50's Rock and Roll retro fun followed by a blistering Indie Rock festival headliner set, hire The Vinyls: Surrey's classiest covers band.

  • Location: Surrey
  • Guide Price: £1,255
Jazz & Swing

Bootleg Boogie Band

The swingin’ sound of The Bootleg Boogie Band will have you foxtrotting back through time - right into a smoky, roaring speakeasy. Trust us, these hip cats are the absolute bee’s knees!

  • Location: Bristol
  • Guide Price: £1,315
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
'50s / '60s Rock 'n' Roll

Jimmy & The Jets

A timeless, toe-tapping Rock n' Roll six-piece combining 50's classics with contemporary chart hits. Jimmy & The Jets will get all your guests swinging!

  • Location: London
  • Guide Price: £2,680
Jazz & Swing

The Prohibition Pop Band

Throw on your glad rags and get ready for The Prohibition Band! Liverpool’s very best vintage act brings you an evening of awesome pop songs; all with a glamour-laden 20’s twist.

  • Location: North West
  • Guide Price: £1,560

The band were absolutely brilliant on the day. Our first dance song was perfect and they performed three amazing sets that had everyone on the dance floor.

Vintage

The London Belles

All the glitz and glamour of those irresistible ‘Andrew’s Sisters’ harmonies meet your favourite floor-filling pop songs! The London Belles are a swinging vintage act with a thrilling, contemporary twist.

  • Location: London
  • Guide Price: £995
“The best band ever!!!! We loved having them play, they were friendly, fun and most of all amazing. Big love for these chaps!”
Jami Edwards - Wedding, Highden Estate
Need a little help hiring Retro Wedding Bands & Music?

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 Retro Wedding Bands & Music?

Retro Wedding Bands & Music can be hired from a live music agency, such as Tailored Entertainment. Tailored Entertainment exclusively represents a host of the best Retro Wedding Bands & Music 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 Retro Wedding Bands & Music 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 Retro Wedding Bands?

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

How long do Retro Wedding Bands play for?

Most Retro 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 Retro Wedding Bands take to set up and sound check?

Most Retro 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 Retro Wedding Bands perform a set at my drinks reception?

Absolutely! Most Retro 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 Retro Wedding Bands perform a special request or first dance?

Yes, all of our Retro 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 Retro Wedding Bands provide all their own equipment?

Yes, all of our Retro Wedding Bands come fully self-contained with premium audio and lighting equipment. Our Retro 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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