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Indie Rock & Pop Party Band Hire Yorkshire

Turn your party into your favourite music venue by booking The Great Escape today. Playing all the indie-rock gems from across the decades, The Great Escape are the ultimate guitar-wielding band that rival bands on the touring circuit. From Oasis, Arctic Monkeys to The Kinks, The Great Escape will bring all the royalty of rock to your event

“The Great Escape were absolutely fantastic - the guys were so friendly and accommodating on the night and really brought so much energy and fun to the party. I hope I can book them again for our wedding next year!”
Sarah - Birthday Party, Birmingham

GET IN TOUCH!

From the start your enquiry will be dealt with by leading entertainment agency Tailored Entertainment. Tailored Entertainment specialise in exclusive representation of the best professional function bands in the UK and have a very select roster of top live bands. So you can be reassured from the off that the band have met the high standards Tailored Entertainment demands of its acts and that you'll also have an expert team on hand to help with all of the planning and any questions you may have. The guys at Tailored Entertainment are available 0800 564 2240 / info@great-escape-band.co.uk and will be very happy to hear from you.

BOOK THE BAND

Once you have decided that The Great Escape are the band for you Tailored Entertainment will send a booking contract to you to confirm the booking. The contract features all the important details for the event and once you have signed, the band will sign a copy and confirm the booking in their diary. We ask for a deposit to secure the booking, with the balance payable by bank transfer seven days ahead of the day.

PLANNING

In the lead up to your party you are very welcome to contact us any time to discuss the plan for the evening. Around four weeks before the day the experienced team at Tailored Entertainment will contact you to go over the final details - timings, set preferences, song requests for the disco or DJ, final payment details etc. All of the details will be recorded and sent to the band in one simple final confirmation email, so you can be sure nothing will get missed and everything discussed will happen as planned on the night.

ON THE NIGHT

The Great Escape will arrive fully self-contained with PA, lighting and pre-mixed disco (or a band member can DJ if you add this to your booking) and will perform 2 hours of live music (2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute live sets). The band will cover your whole evening of entertainment so you don't need to hire a separate DJ or any additional equipment.

A guide to a standard evening party would be:

  • 17:30 - Band Arrive
  • 19:00 - Background Music On For Welcome Drinks
  • 20:00 - First Set (60 mins)
  • 21:00 - Disco/DJ (ideal time for buffet if you’re having one, and if it’s a birthday, perfect time for doing the cake!)
  • 22:00 - Second Set (60 mins)
  • 23:00 - Disco/DJ Until Close

Timings are flexible to suit your needs and live sets can be split 3 x 40 mins if you prefer. The standard price for The Great Escape is based on them arriving at 17:00 earliest and finishing as late as 00:00. For an early arrival or late finish outside of these times, there is an additional charge.

The band are very happy to perform a special request for you as long as they have at least three weeks’ notice of the song choice.

The Great Escape also offer a brilliant live lounge-style acoustic set, this is the perfect addition to your welcome drinks and can really help set the mood for a great party. As the musicians are already booked to perform at the event, the price of this set represents excellent value when compared to hiring a separate band for your drinks reception entertainment - it can be as much as 50% cheaper than hiring an equivalent act.

To discuss hiring The Great Escape to perform at your party please call Tailored Entertainment for a friendly chat on 0800 564 2240 or email info@great-escape-band.co.uk.

The Great Escape are based in the are based in Yorkshire and can travel to locations including Northallerton, Middlesborugh, Newcastle, Sunderland, Leeds, Scarborough, York, Hartlepool including North West such as Lake District, Cheshire, Barnsley and many more areas.

Testimonials

WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT US

Rachel
Wedding, Inn On The Lake, Cumbria
Please pass on our thanks to the band, they were excellent. Lovely guys, everyone loved them and the music! They were professional and organised. And thank you to yourselves for accommodating us for our 3 wedding dates, we made it! Was so easy and relaxing using yourselves.
Rebecca
Wedding, Low Hall The Lakes, Cockermouth
The Great Escape were AMAZING!!! Not only were they a fab band, they were also nice guys. Everyone at our wedding said how amazing they were and they totally nailed our first dance which was a little bit of an odd request. They had the whole venue bouncing and everyone on their feet dancing. They really were fantastic and kept the vibe going all night. Loved them and would highly recommend them to anyone. Thank you for suggesting them!

Clients

our clients

We provide entertainment for a host of private and corporate clients, in the UK and abroad. These include: