How do you like these Manchester wedding bands…

The Riviera at the BAFTA party
The Riviera at the BAFTA party

The great city of Manchester has always been a hotbed of musical talent and the wedding band scene is no different, there’s a great variety of acts available in the city and here’s a bijou selection of them…

First up, if you’re after a vintage style wedding band then have a listen to these guys. Manchester based five piece the Riviera (above) are an outstanding group of professional musicians who create a vibrant live act, putting a contemporary twist on the classic 1930’s gypsy jazz sound. Whether entertaining clients in a busy city bar or creating a beautiful mellow ambience for an early evening event, The Riviera never fails to please an audience.

The Jukes
The Jukes

Or if you’re looking for a funkier groove for the big day, the Jukes (left) have it covered. This act is a funky upbeat party band who cover songs from the last five decades. This Manchester based wedding act cover artists such as Stevie Wonder, Kings of Leon, Bruno Mars and Ray Charles, to name just a few.

Amy Fields
Amy Fields

Classical acts always go down well whether as background for drinks receptions or for photography sessions and Amy Fields (right) has an extensive set list including classical and some left of field rock tracks such as Led Zeppelin’s Kashmir.

However, if you’re looking to book a band for your evening reception then heck out this multi-genre 4-8 piece act. Groove thing (below) are a dynamic wedding function and party band, based in the North West who deliver a high energy performance guaranteed to get everyone on to the dance floor for an unforgettable evening!

Groovething
Groovething
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