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    • Shades of Gray

      Band act for hire
      Maidstone, United Kingdom
      Established 8 years playing mainly 70's and 80's Rock and Pop, I would describe us as a very good, lively pub and venue band that entertains the audience with a good mix of music that we revamp in our own style. We're Shades of Gray because the hair we have left is generally grey and our ...
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      Fee from £750
    • Contraband.

      Band act for hire
      Chatham, United Kingdom
      We are Contraband - a long established 5 piece covers band working throughout Kent, Sussex, Surrey, Essex and London. We have a varied set list consisting of pop and rock songs from a range of artists from different genres from Blondie to Lily Allen and Erasure to The Killers and Fleetwood Mac. ...
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      Fee from £300 (1 more option)
    • Jar of Pennies

      Band act for hire
      Chatham, United Kingdom
      We are a 4 piece covers band and specialise in playing Pop, Rock n Roll, Swing, Reggae and Soul. We are very professional, have a great work ethic and dedicated to pleasing the audience. If you book us we will soon get you and your guests up and dancing toe tapping and having a great time. ...
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      Fee from £200
    • ATLAS

      Band act for hire
      Tonbridge, United Kingdom
      All The Lost Are Saved (ATLAS) are a four-piece band specialising in alternative, indie and progressive rock such as Biffy Clyro, Muse, Radiohead, Arctic Monkeys, Foo Fighters, Coldplay and The Killers. Drawn as much to uncomplicated songwriting as they are to musical pyrotechnics, ATLAS balance ...
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      Fee from £1000
    • Pop Rockin' 80's

      Band act for hire
      Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
      Pop Rockin' 80's are one of the UK's premier 80s Tribute bands and perform pop and soft rock sets. They offer one of the most captivating tributes to the era and feature some incredibly talented singers and musicians with both female and male lead vocalists. Pop Rockin’ 80’s have residencies ...
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      Fee from £1195
    • The Neotones

      Band act for hire
      Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
      The Neotones - A modern, up beat, pop band, playing current hits from the charts but not forgetting some old classics guaranteeing full dance floors at any event.
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      Fee from £1188 (1 more option)
    • The Air Guitar Band

      Band act for hire
      Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
      Rock Personified! An awesome line up of jaw-dropping musical talent that has graced the biggest stages in the world, from Wembley stadium to London's West End! The greatest music from your favourite classic rock bands rolled into one incredible, guitar-shredding, drum-thundering show! ...
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      Fee from £1500 (1 more option)
    • The Masqueraders Band

      Band act for hire
      Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
      The Masqueraders are an excellent wedding band and function band that performs live music of the highest calibre - the perfect choice for any wedding, party, fundraiser or corporate event. We primarily cover London and the South East but often travel further afield depending on location. We ...
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      Fee from £1690
    • ABBA Magic

      Band act for hire
      Dartford, United Kingdom
      One of the longest established and most authentic ABBA tributes in the UK, ABBA MAGIC has dazzled thousands all over the world with their acute attention to detail, perfect replicas of the original costumes and spellbinding vocals that sound exactly like the real thing. The band’s standard ...
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      Fee from £1800
    • The Runaways - Not just A Shadows Tribute!

      Band act for hire
      Dartford, United Kingdom
      The Runaways were formed in 1982 and three of those members are still with the original line up. (Tim, Ivan and Gary ‘GB’) The guys have worked alongside famous names in the world of entertainment and as the backing band to original singing stars of the late fifties and sixties. They have also ...
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      Fee from £600
    • Dirty Wafer

      Band act for hire
      Rainham, United Kingdom
      The moment you book Dirty Wafer, you can relax and rest assured that you have done the best thing for your event. Formed way back in 2007 to cater for a new type of audience. An audience who wanted more than the traditional wedding and corporate bands, a new audience who wanted a stylish, ...
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      Fee from £1000
    • Mushroom Clown

      Band act for hire
      Hornchurch, United Kingdom
      Let Matt, Dave and Paul give your party event a brilliant musical boost with the very best in live music. With tunes from The Beatles and Amy Winehouse, through Michael Jackson, The Police and Stevie Wonder, to Maroon Five, Rihanna, The Killers and Bruno Mars. The lads' enormous repertoire ...
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      Fee from £850

    Looking for bands for hire in Kent? Headliner has the best collection of live bands from Kent. Whether you are looking for live bands for a numbers of functions, or specifically wedding bands in Kent, you've come to the right place! We only work the most experienced and talented function bands in Kent. Whether it be your wedding reception, birthday party, university ball or summer ball, we've got the best Kent party band for you. Whatever genre you're looking for, be it Motown or pop, rock or soul, Headliner caters to all ages.

    What is a function band?

    A function band is a band that plays for functions. Typically these bands are cover bands or specifically wedding bands, however many also are pursuing original projects, as well. Whatever they specialise in, a function band is essentially a live band that usually specialises in playing a variety of musical genres and party music that different audiences will easily like. Function bands tends to play weddings, corporate parties and private parties among others. Their line-ups usually consist of a singer, bassist, drummer and guitarist. All Kent bands will be able to offer this standard lineup.

    Larger lineups may include keyboardists, brass sections and additional singers.
    Function bands often offer full package lineups. This means they often come with PA systems and lighting equipment. Function bands are often prepared to travel over larger distances. They often travel over a large geographical area, and their performances are designed specifically for the demands of private events.

    What music do function bands play?

    This question varies. Most function bands play popular music that a variety of ages can love. You can take a look at the specific songs they play by looking at the set lists on their Headliner profile.

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    Will a function band be suitable for my event?

    If you want to have your guests dancing and you have the appropriate space for a band, a band is the perfect accompaniment to your event. Their sets are energetic and fun, usually helping to close off the night in style. Most bands will also offer a DJ service, making sure your night ends as spectacularly as it started.

    Quality Assurance

    All of Headliner's Artists go through an extensive vetting process before being approved to go live on the platform. This is a measure of quality control issued by a member of the Headliner team. This means when putting through an enquiry to any acts from Headliner, you are working with the best in the business. Led by the highest standards, all of our acts are professional, friendly and experienced.

    Genre style and Example Playlists

    When you're looking for a band, it's recommended that you watch their showreel and listen to their audio tracks. Each party band has their own distinctive style that sets them apart from the others. All Headliner acts are required to have showreel or audio tracks up so you can get a feel for whether or not they would be a good fit for your party or wedding.

    Our bands also tend to put up example set lists on their Headliner profile to display the type of music you can expect. However, don't fret, most party bands will work to cover requests if you want something extra! At the end of the day, their prerogative is making your day a special one.

    Experience and Reviews

    Headliner Acts are vetted artists who are well experienced in a variety of functions and discos. From corporate affairs to weddings, birthday parties to club launches, our acts come well versed in what's needed for each function. Ask the Headliner team to help you source the best party band for your event. Additionally, most of our party bands have reviews and testimonials on their Headliner profiles showcasing useful references from past clients.


    All the prices and fees listed on the Headliner platform are transparent. Whatever quote you and the act agree to is the one you will pay - there are no hidden fees! In order to proceed with booking the right party band for your event, we recommend that you make sure you understand what their price includes, as well as if any additional equipment is needed. Once an act is confirmed, you'll be able to call them directly.

    Headliner is the best band agency, helping you find local bands for hire! If you're looking for live bands for hire, you've come to the right place. Whether it's north, south, east or west, we have band hire in the UK, near you. Headliner has the best live bands in the UK.

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