Hello and welcome to the Headliner page of East Anglia’s premier Wedding & Function band, Electric Ocean. We're one of the the most popular wedding and function bands in Essex and Suffolk with over 45 years combined gigging experience and an average age of 25. Our 4 piece band provide a professionalism, diversity and unique musicianship unmatched by competitors. Many other bands provide a genre specific repertoire whereas this Colchester based band pull a huge array of genres into their set list mixing the old with the new and playing with a musical dexterity that belie their years…
‘From Bob Marley to Kings of Leon, The Jam to Van Morrison, Red Hot Chili Peppers to Ed Sheeran, Oasis to Dizzee Rascal, The Beatles to Paulo Nutini…singer Carnell Cook pulls them all off with aplomb. One of the best wedding bands in East Anglia’ Evening Star, June 2015
The fact that modern Indie numbers and classic Rock and Roll can sit seamlessly alongside Reggae and Hip-Hop flirtations, makes this band perfect for the modern wedding or party as they pride themselves in catering for today’s consumer who due to the advent of the internet and online streaming are more exposed to music of all genres. We believe that function bands should cater for everyone and Electric Ocean pride themselves on tailoring your event to your personal taste. For an example of our most popular songs, please head over to the ‘repertoire’ section of the website!
The band have extensive experience playing at weddings, parties and corporate events across East Anglia and London. They have recently rebranded and are now available for shows nationwide. Previously the members have bagged highly acclaimed appearances including live sessions on BBC Radio 6 with Huey Morgan and BBC Introducing, countless festival slots including Latitude as well as support slots with BBC Radio 1 prime time rockers Lonely the Brave. Other notable support slots include gigs with London based Roots, Reggae Rockers, The Skints and Carnell & Alex have shared the stage with none other than global megastar, Ed Sheeran.