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Make your big day exceptional! For unforgettable memories, stunning variety, and the excitement of a no-holds-barred live performance to raise the roof of your wedding venue, nothing comes close to live wedding music.
There’s an overwhelming mountain of talent to choose from – so where do you start? Luckily we’ve sourced the best talent the UK has to offer and put it all under one roof. Read on to discover some of the finest live acts in the South of England, all of whom are ready to add some sparkle to your ceremony, craft the perfect cocktail hour and of course make the reception rock!
Romantic Wedding Ceremony Entertainment
The most important part of any wedding celebrations and the pinnacle of the day’s romance, you can never have too much attention-to-detail during this once-in-a-lifetime moment. That’s why you deserve incredible musicians who’ll create a soundtrack you’ll never forget – and here they are.
Symphony String Quartet
Based in London, available South East.
A romantic aspiration and a common sight in the movies, the string ensemble entices both film-makers and couples alike for its dignified presence and elegant sound. One of the leading ensembles in the UK, Symphony String Quartet exemplify why this beloved part of wedding celebrations is still so popular – exuding style, elegance and romance, there’ll be no dry eyes when they play you into your most memorable moments.
Head over to Entertainment Nation and book Symphony String Quartet now!
Based in London, available nationwide.
With a voice like velvet and melodies as smooth as silk, solo pianist and vocalist Piers will have you breathless from the first chord. His touching repertoire blends classical, pop, soul, blues and rock for set lists designed to please and impress guests of all kind. Whether you want him to accompany you down the aisle or stay a little longer for even more stunning music, he won’t fail to leave an impression, creating lasting memories for everyone present.
Don’t miss out on the inimitable Piers – book this stunning artist today!
Star Crossed Strings
Based in Kent, available South East.
Not just a pair of gorgeous vocalists, Star Crossed Strings are also incredible harpists, crafting magic with a modern repertoire of pop, rock, folk, jazz, soul, contemporary classical, and alternative music. This sister act have trained since childhood, influenced from the ancient traditions of the Outer Hebrides and a dash of modern jazz and pop. They’ve played across the world, released four albums, and have graced prestigious venues across Europe. They’re just what your wedding ceremony deserves!
Book the elegant and unforgettable Star Crossed Strings for your ceremony today!
Afternoon Drinks and Wedding Breakfast Entertainment
The moment for your guests to mix and mingle, the wedding entertainment at this point isn’t about heightening emotions or raising the roof – it’s about helping your friends and family relax and enjoy themselves before the big party. Everyone will be hungry for that buffet, so aid their digestion with these stylish, conversation-starting artistes!
Based in London, available nationwide.
Kicking up the tempo are The Harriers, a brilliant acoustic duo who’ll light up your event whether you’re sunning it on the terrace or swinging it in the dance hall. The pair’s lead singer has supported huge artists over his impressive career, and strives to make every performance unique to exceed each couple’s expectations. The Harriers are not a duo you want to miss, so book early – their diary fills up fast!
Book the Harriers before they’re gone! Contact Entertainment Nation today!
Wait and Sing Waiters
Based in Greater London, available nationwide.
Light hearted entertainment for your lunch hour, the singing waiters act is taking the live wedding entertainment industry by storm! Wait and Sing Waiters manage to embrace this emerging trend and still do things their own way. With an acoustic guitar and soaring vocals, the talented and professionally trained singer-musicians are fun and engaging, treating you and your guests to pop, rock, ballads and movie songs from the decades with infectious energy. Oh, and imagine the look on your family’s faces when it turns out their innocuous waiter turns out to be a charismatic West End star!
Drop jaws and book Wait and Sing Waiters for your wedding meal!
Based in Surrey, available nationwide.
Passionate and experienced, you’ll never forget the first time you hear Russell Mayer’s husky, uplifting vocals. From the Hammersmith Apollo to the Brookyln Bowl and the airwaves on Radio 2, Russell’s got experience to spare. If you’re looking for a musician to please everyone at your drinks reception, you can’t do much better – Russell’s repertoire spans Elvis Presley to Aerosmith, Bob Marley to Bruno mars, and Van Morrison to Jason Mraz. All your guests will be asking where you met him!
Get your guests smiling as their sip their champagne – book Russell Mayer for your drinks reception!
The Evening Reception
It’s the moment everyone’s been waiting for – time for the lights, the sounds, and the smoke machines! Here’s where your wedding band has the toughest job – it’s their duty to give you the first dance of your dreams and plant your guests firmly on the dance floor for a party they’ll never forget. Luckily it’s no pressure for these guys – with hundreds of successful weddings behind them, the following bands know exactly how to gauge a crowd and give them the time of their lives on your big day. They may even learn your first dance song for free.
Based in Surrey, available nationwide.
Effortlessly cool, infectiously energetic, and equipped with a repertoire of feel good favourites – Rewind are exactly what a wedding band should be! You won’t be able to resist the dance floor when female-fronted Rewind add their sparkle to your reception. An international sensation delivering club classics, rock anthems and earth-shattering pop hits, Rewind can also mellow out for your drinks reception and ceremony, giving you a whole day’s wedding entertainment in one easy booking!
Book Rewind for your big day! This superb band don’t stay available for long, so book now!
Based in Surrey, available in the South of England
Looking for some quirky vibes at your reception? Smooth and stylish, The Brogues are a customiseable male-fronted party band with infectious feel-good grooves and an eclectic repertoire of rock, pop, swing, funk and disco favourites. Led by a talented frontman who has toured with Status Quo and Simply Red, the Brogues work hard to craft the perfect performance every time. From a laid-back duo to a funky five piece, the band have a line-up to suit any couple and wedding venue!
The Brogues have a performance in line for you! Secure this sensational group today!
Based in Surrey, available nationwide
Big T’s bouncy set lists always go down a treat! Sort of acoustic, sort of not, and with a huge repertoire of toe-tapping tunes to take you away from every care in the world, we dare you to resist Big T’s infectious arrangements! The band cover everything from The Beatles and Chuck Berry to Coldplay and Katy perry, whether you’re here to mellow out or raise the roof, Big T will oblige!
Big sound, big character – what more could you want? Book Big T for your big day now!
Based in London, available nationwide
Sometimes the only way to get a crowd moving is with some classic Motown! Performing soul, Motown, funk, pop, rock and RnB, if you want a packed dance floor, look no further than Tamala Boys. A four-piece vocal group, Tamala Boys will astonish you and your guests with their mesmerising four-part harmonies.
Book Tamala for a Motown Extravaganza!
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We hope you’ve enjoyed listening to these stunning acts! If any of these acts caught your fancy or you want to discover hundreds more incredible artists, head to Entertainment Nation where an ocean of talent awaits your discovery. Need recommendations or advice about booking a band? Get in touch with our friendly team every day from 10am to 10pm by phone, e-mail or LiveChat.