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The Protones

6/7-piece party band with male & female singers and optional sax. Current and classic music from all eras and genres.

The Protones are a young and lively 6-piece band with male and female singers, guitar, bass, keys, and drums with the option to scale up to a 7-piece by adding sax.

They are the ultimate choice for creating an electric atmosphere that will keep your guests dancing from the 60s to the 00’20’s. From timeless classics to current chart-toppers, The Protones deliver a diverse range of music, leaving no era untouched

The Protones boast an impressive portfolio of satisfied clients, including well-known corporate giants such as Signature Flight, EDF Energy, The Hilton Group, and many others. Their versatility extends beyond corporate events, as they continue to wow audiences at weddings year-round and create unforgettable memories at private parties.

They love interacting with their clients on the dance floor, ensuring that everyone feels connected to the music and the celebration. Their dynamic stage presence and enthusiasm will have your guests on their feet, singing along, and celebrating in style.

  • 6-piece with male and female vocals, guitar, bass, keys, and drums
  • Option to scale up to a 7-piece and add sax
  • From timeless classics to current chart-toppers, The Protones deliver a diverse range of music
  • Professional and experienced musicians
  • Based in Sussex, South East
hire finesse band - silver dog music


5-12 piece band with male and female singers playing Chart Pop, Motown classics, disco hits, 90’s Dance anthems, 00’s RnB.

Imagine dancing to the timeless tunes of Martha Vandella’s “Dancing in the Street,” reliving the wild and vibrant 90’s clubbing days, or basking in the smooth rhythms of emergent RnB in the 00’s. Finesse are not just your average party band – they are a league of extraordinary musicians, dedicated to creating an electrifying atmosphere wherever they go.

The full 12-piece ensemble comprises of two sensational female and two charismatic male singers, backed by two mesmerizing strings, a skillful guitarist, a talented keyboardist, a groovy drummer, a rock-solid bassist, and a brass section consisting of trumpet and saxophone. But don’t worry, if you need a more intimate setting, Finesse can effortlessly scale down to a smaller, equally fantastic lineup. They also offer a delightful duo option for afternoon receptions, setting the perfect ambiance for any occasion.

When you choose Finesse, you are guaranteed a highly energetic and captivating performance that will leave your guests talking about your event for years to come. They are the ideal entertainment choice for weddings, parties, and corporate events, ensuring everyone has a blast.

  • 5-12 piece band with flexible line-up options
  • Wide repertoire of music to suit all tastes
  • Experienced, professional musicians
  • Options to hire acoustic duo 
  • Based in London, South East
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Urban Velvet

4-piece band with sensational female singer playing R & B, Soul, Motown, disco, jazz, swing & Latin. Able to deliver both dance and lounge performances.

Urban Velvet is a dynamic 4-piece band featuring sensational female vocals alongside guitar, keys, and saxophone. Renowned for their captivating blend of R&B, Soul, Motown, disco, jazz, swing, and Latin music, they deliver star performances at weddings, parties, and corporate events.

With a repertoire spanning R&B, Soul & Motown, classic disco, current dance hits, smooth jazz, jazz funk, swing/Ratpack, and Latin jazz standards, Urban Velvet offers both energetic dance sets and laid-back lounge music, making them perfect for any occasion. Their versatility extends to customising their line-up with additional musicians for a bigger sound or providing an instrumental duo for intimate settings.

Comprising some of the UK’s finest musicians, Urban Velvet brings years of experience performing at the highest level, ensuring an unforgettable musical experience for every event.

  • 4-piece band with female singer, keys, guitar & sax
  • Incredible range of music including R&B, Soul, Motown, disco, jazz, swing, and Latin
  • Able to move perform both energetic dance sets and lounge music
  • Talented and highly experienced musicians
  • Based in Manchester, North West
Hire Ryders Band - Silver Dog Music


6- 9 Piece Band with talented male and female singers playing pop, soul, rock, funk with an awesome Bandeoke option!

This powerhouse 6-9-piece band brings together the very best in pop, soul, swing, rock, and funk hits. With both male and female singers they guarantee an electrifying performance that will have everyone on their feet.

From David Gilmour to Mumford and Sons, Amy Winehouse to Rudimental, and Lily Allen, The Ryders’ members have graced the stage with some of the biggest names in the music industry. As the house band at the famous Bunga Bunga venue in London, they have mastered the art of captivating audiences.

One of the standout features of The Ryders is their unique “Bandeoke” option. Let your guests shine as they join the band on stage and become the star of the evening! This interactive and exciting experience is sure to leave your guests with unforgettable memories, making your event truly one-of-a-kind.

  • A dynamic 9-piece band, including male & female vocals. Option to scale down to a 6-8-piece
  • A diverse and extensive repertoire spanning the decades, with the option for clients to provide input in advance.
  • Bandeoke option for an interactive experience
  • Highly experienced session musicians
  • Based in London, South East
Hire City Rhythm band from Silver Dog Music

City Rhythm

4-piece band with female singer, guitar, keys, drums. Covering songs from 60’s to current day, club anthems and garage hits.

City Rhythm is a phenomenal 4-piece band that knows how to keep the energy soaring at your event with a dynamic selection of covers spanning from the 60’s right through to the current chart-toppers, including all your favourite club anthems and garage hits. Their versatile repertoire caters to audiences of all ages, making them the perfect choice for any type of event.

With their female vocalist backed by some of the UK’s finest session musicians, City Rhythm promises an evening of top entertainment. Their impeccable musical skills and infectious enthusiasm create an electrifying atmosphere, ensuring the dance floor remains packed throughout the event.

City Rhythm brings a wealth of experience to every performance. From impressive Radio/TV appearances on BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge and The One Show to international tours alongside renowned artists like Scouting For Girls, Joss Stone, Beverley Knight, and Maverick Sabre, they have graced major festival and arena stages, including Wembley Arena and the Royal Albert Hall.

City Rhythm offers an acoustic duo option, perfect for enhancing the ambiance during your ceremony or drinks reception.

  • 4-piece band with female singer, keys, guitar, drums
  • Vast repertoire of classic and modern songs, including club anthems and garage hits
  • Talented and highly experienced musicians
  • Acoustic option for receptions
  • Based in London, South East


Hire Empire State band from Silver Dog Music

Empire State

6-12 piece band specialising in funk, soul, Motown, and disco, with a repertoire of over 200 songs, spanning seven decades.

Empire State put on a spectacular show that will leave you and your guests in awe.

This brilliant funky band boasts an impressive repertoire of over 200 songs, spanning seven decades. From timeless classics to the latest chart-toppers, they have the perfect tunes to cater to diverse tastes and keep the dance floor alive.

The members of Empire State are highly talented professional musicians. Their experiences have taken them to some of the most prestigious venues, including The Savoy, Madame Tussauds, The Ritz, and even the Emirates Stadium, alongside numerous wedding venues across the UK.

Empire State understands that every event has unique requirements, and that’s why they offer a variety of band sizes to suit different budgets. From a vibrant 6-piece ensemble to a full-fledged 12-piece band with a brass section, they can cater to your specific needs. Moreover, if you desire a more intimate ambiance for afternoon or early evening receptions, they also offer a selection of smaller acoustic options.

If you’re ready to take your event to the next level, book Empire State now!

  • 6-12 piece band playing a wide selection of soul, Motown & disco hits
  • Option to include brass section
  • Ideal for all events including weddings, parties & corporate functions
  • Based in London, South East
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Dr Groovelove

6-11 piece band with hits from Bruno Mars and Beyonce, to classics like James Brown and Earth, Wind & Fire.

Dr Groovelove, an amazing 11-piece party band specializing in soul, funk, and pop hits. This dynamic ensemble features a male singer, 2 female singers, keys, sax, guitar, bass, drums, trumpet, trombone, and percussion, delivering a show-stopping performance that will leave your guests in awe.

From chart-toppers by Bruno Mars, Beyonce, and The Black Eyed Peas to timeless classics from Earth, Wind & Fire and James Brown, Dr Groovelove serves up a musical extravaganza that caters to all tastes.

Dr Groovelove brings together the crème de la crème of the UK’s pop and party band musicians, each with an impressive resume boasting collaborations with renowned artists. Having performed with the likes of Amy Winehouse, Paloma Faith, Maceo Parker, Chaka Khan, and many others.

For clients with smaller budgets or more intimate venues, the band offers the flexibility to scale down to a smaller size band, starting from a 6-piece ensemble, without compromising on the quality of their performance.

  • 11-piece party band, featuring male singer, 2 female singers, keys, sax, guitar, bass, drums, trumpet, trombone, and percussion.
  • Option to scale down to a 6-piece band for clients with smaller budgets or intimate venues.
  • A wide variety of modern and classic hits to keep everyone on their feet and dancing.
  • Highly experienced and talented musicians
  • Based in London, South East
Hire Echo Beach band from Silver Dog Music

Echo Beach

5-12 piece band with male and female singers. Large repertoire – listen to rock and pop, soul, funk and Motown.

Echo Beach is renowned as the ultimate party band, comprised of young, versatile, and exceptionally talented musicians.

At the heart of Echo Beach lies a dynamic 5-piece line-up with male or female vocals, guitar, bass guitar, keys, and drums. Clients have the option to add extra singers, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, or violin,

Echo Beach has entertained an impressive list of clients, including Barclays, Apple, and Autotrader. Recently, they had the honor of performing at the illustrious World Snooker Champions Party.

They have an extensive repertoire spanning various decades and genres, from timeless classics to contemporary hits. This band keeps the dance floor packed and the energy soaring throughout the event. .

Additionally, for a more intimate and relaxed ambiance during afternoon or early evening receptions, clients can opt for a delightful duo performance featuring male or female vocals.

Get in touch to book the ultimate party band for your event!

  • 5-12 piece band with flexible line-up options
  • Extensive repertoire of classic and contemporary music
  • Option to add a duo in the afternoon
  • Experienced musicians who deliver lively performances
  • Based in London, South East



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The Soundtracks

4-8 piece band with male & female singers. Mixture of modern and classic tunes. Fantastic rock, pop and soul hits.

Soundtracks basic line-up is a 4-piece band consisting of a female singer, guitar, bass and a drums. You can expand the band size and add male singer, keys, sax & trumpet. Their perfect blend of rock, pop, and soul hits guarantees to have every guest on their feet, moving to the rhythm of their irresistible tunes.

With over a decade of experience, The Soundtracks have graced countless weddings, parties, and celebrations, leaving a trail of satisfied and delighted audiences both in the UK and abroad. Their impressive list of venues includes iconic spots like Emirates Stadium, The Dorchester, Troxy, and The Science Museum, just to name a few.

The individual members of The Soundtracks have been fortunate enough to share the stage with music legends such as Tom Jones, Van Morrison, Amy Winehouse, Lionel Richie, Wolf Alice, and Alt-J. Their performances have captivated audiences all over the world, showcasing their exceptional musical talent to thousands of fans.

For drinks receptions they also offer an acoustic duo, solo piano or solo sax.

  • 4-piece band with female singer, guitar, bass, and drums
  • Fantastic range of rock, pop, and soul hits that cater to every musical taste
  • Option to add male singer, sax, keys, trumpet
  • Acoustic options for drinks receptions
  • Based in London, South East
Hire The Diamonds band from Silver Dog Music

The Diamonds

Slick 6-14 function band with large repertoire of pop, soul and Motown hits. Hi-energy show. Flexible line-up with brass section.

The Diamonds is a dynamic 6-14 piece band comprised of highly skilled and experienced professional musicians, renowned for delivering exhilarating shows at events across the UK.

Each member of the ensemble has an impressive background, having performed individually on West End and touring productions, as well as accompanying headline artists on tour.

The line-up boasts stunning male and female vocalists, world-class horn players, and a tight, groovy rhythm section. Together, they bring a fresh and exciting twist to contemporary and classic songs.

Their repertoire spans across the decades, from timeless hits of the 60s to the chart-toppers of today. Artists covered include the likes of Pharrell Williams, Michael Jackson, Amy Winehouse, and many more.

They come fully self-contained with state-of-the-art sound and lighting equipment, along with expert technicians to ensure a top-notch live sound and visually stunning spectacle.

The Diamonds offer flexible line-up options, ranging from an intimate 6-piece ensemble to an impressive 14-piece band, accommodating any venue and budget. Whichever option is chosen, expect a professional and slick function band that will leave a lasting impression on all guests.

  • 6-14 piece band with flexible line-up
  • Slick function band with hi-energy show
  • Large repertoire of soul, Motown and pop hits
  • State of the art sound equipment and lighting
  • Based in London, South East