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Background, Lounge & Dinner Acts

Looking to create an ambient sound that works for a private dinner or in the background of smokey lounge bar?

Background and Lounge acts are perfect for such occasions. Jazz and Latin genres lend themselves particularly well to this setting. Any combination of solo acts, duo, trios and quartets are perfectly suited to entertain your guests.

Headliner helps you source and book great soloists, bands and DJs for your wedding, party or corporate event. Find and hire a local lounge or dinner act to perform at your event.

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  • Cat Delphi

    Solo act for hire
    Fee from £330
    Previous corporate performances have included a 5 week residency aboard the largest privately owned yacht ever built 'The World' , performing in Haifa (Israel), The Seychelles, Madagascar, Maputo ...
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  • Steve Conway Vintage Singer

    Solo act for hire
    Fee from £600
    Steve Conway is a quality Vintage Style Vocalist ! Big band Swing , easy listening and some Blues and Jive ! Steve works as a solo vocalist and also with his own Band The Conway Quartet ! ...
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  • The Upsiders

    Band act for hire
    Fee from £950
    The Upsiders are 5 piece band specialising in Funk, Soul, Pop and Folk music. With their diverse backgrounds in theatre, classical music, jazz, rock, blues and pop, they can cover all areas of ...
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  • Dan Goode

    Solo act for hire
    Fee from £995
    "Dan is not only a talented Sax player and DJ but a true gent. His energy and professionalism coupled with the amazing playlists put together both on the Sax and for the DJ sets made for the most ...
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  • Duncan Howlett Guitarist

    Solo act for hire
    Fee from £100
    Duncan Howlett is a Brighton based solo fingerstyle guitarist who plays a wide variety of instrumental arrangements of well known songs, ranging from 1950s classics to modern day chart hits. As a ...
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  • Chez on sax

    Solo act for hire
    Fee from £180
    A bit about me: --------------------- Chez Taylor-Francis has an addiction to jazz, funk and soul. Doubling sax with flute, and clarinet has led her to play such main stages as Wembley Stadium ...
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  • Sarah Goodwin

    Solo act for hire
    Fee from £250
    Sarah’s soulful voice is inspired by classic jazz singers like Ella Fitzgerald, along with the sultry sounds of ‘60s female icons such as Dusty Springfield and Aretha Franklin. She performs a mix ...
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  • Stefano Cestra

    Solo act for hire
    Fee from £300
    Stefano Cestra Drummer, Percussionist, Music Writer-Producer ...
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  • Roos and Sam

    Duo act for hire
    Fee from £390
    Sam & Roos are a self contained London based function duo who play a broad range of songs ranging from old classics to cutting edge modern hits. Sam' dynamic and rhythmical guitar playing and rock ...
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  • Harry Brunt

    Quartet act for hire
    Fee from £650
    Harry Brunt is a Saxophonist and composer. He is a graduate from the Royal Welsh Collage of Music and Drama (MA JAzz) and has performed in a vast array of musical scenarios. Currently based in ...
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  • The Latin Quarter

    Quartet act for hire
    Fee from £900
    The Latin Quarter are a four piece band that perform all the songs people love and expect to hear but with a Latin twist giving clients something familiar but also fresh. Our style is perfect for ...
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  • The Night and Day Collective

    Band act for hire
    Fee from £1250
    The Night and Day Collective play roaring hits from the 1920s/30s/40s with a ragtime/gypsy jazz twist - they are all multi-instrumentalists - happy to adapt to background and/or swingin' upbeat ...
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