Live bands for hire for wedding receptions, corporate events and parties

Down for the Count is an award-winning collective of professional musicians offering exclusive live band hire for all functions including wedding receptions, parties and corporate events.

Whether it’s a small family wedding or a large corporate function, our bands will transform your event into a fantastic and unforgettable experience.

Why not give us a call to discuss your event - we’d love to hear from you!

Winners of the national Bridebook Wedding Awards 2017, Best Wedding Music Supplier

Explore our bands

Down for the Count is an award-winning collective of professional musicians offering exclusive live band hire for all functions including wedding receptions, parties and corporate events.

Whether it’s a small family wedding or a large corporate function, our bands will transform your event into a fantastic and unforgettable experience.

Why not give us a call to discuss your event - we’d love to hear from you!

Our Bands

Down for the Count are a collective of professional musicians who perform together in a range of exclusive line-ups.

All of bands are available as part of a live entertainment package - providing you with top-quality live music for your whole event.

 

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Top Class Live Music Entertainment

Down for the Count are not an agency - we're a group of musicians who perform together in a collection of different line-ups to suit different events, themes, budgets and music tastes.

We offer:

  • One of the best live function bands in the UK, featuring an experienced and highly talented collective of musicians who have been performing together for over 15 years.
  • Professional and polished live band performances using top range, state-of-the-art PA and lighting equipment.
  • A range of band hire options, from a solo wedding pianist to a 27-piece Concert Orchestra
  • Exclusive wedding music packages to cover a whole day’s entertainment, from ceremony music through to our fantastic party band for evening entertainment.
  • A friendly and personal service - every event is unique, so we pay attention to the smallest details and work with you to ensure you have the perfect entertainment for your special occasion.
  • Live band hire available for events in London, throughout the UK and internationally.

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