Read on for the most comprehensive guide to booking a 1980s Tribute Bands, including how much a 1980s Tribute Band costs, exactly what they will do at your event, plus tips, advice and information to help make your event one to remember!
With a 1980s Tribute Band you will get a group of professional musicians who will come together to play the best eighties songs that will cover 1980s Pop, 1980s Rock, 1980s Hip-Hop, and more!
What exactly will a 1980s Tribute Band do at your event?
A 1980s Tribute Band will cover 80s classics from the biggest artists of the era. When you contemplate the best 80s music you may think of 1980s bands and 80s solo artists such as ‘Bon Jovi’, ‘’Madonna’, ‘Prince’, ‘Duran Duran’, ‘Spandau Ballet’, ‘Wham!’, ‘Culture Club’, ‘David Bowie’, ‘Phil Collins’, ‘Run DMC’, ‘Whitney Houston’, ‘UB40’, ‘Madness’, ‘Michael Jackson’, ‘Cyndi Lauper’ and more!
Mainly, a 1980s Tribute Band will entertain your audience with a fantastic live show that will put the wow factor into celebrations and impress your guests, whatever their entertainment tastes may be.
What event types are 1980s Tribute Bands hired for?
Book a 1980s Tribue Band for Wedding Entertainment:
Wedding Ceremony Entertainment:
If you are mad about 1980s music then you may want hire a 1980s Tribute Band to thrill the guests at your wedding ceremony! When you think of the most romantic songs of the 1980s, then you have quite a few hits to consider! What 1980s song can you play whilst the bride is walking down the aisle? How about the wonderfully romantic ‘True’ by Spandau Ballet?, or you may desire a bit of the sensual ‘Your Love is King’ by Sade?. Alternatively, why not choose one of the biggest ballads of the 80s with ‘Jennifer Rush and ‘The Power of Love?’. The 80s Tribute Act can then cover an uplifting hit of the 80s such as Wham’s irresistible ‘Wake Me Up Before You Go’ as the newlyweds are walking out of the venue!
Wedding Drinks Reception Entertainment:
A 1980s Tribute Band can come in all shapes and sizes and may offer services such as a stripped down version of their band to play at your wedding drinks reception! You may request that just the singer and guitarist play a few number one hits of the 80s as the bride and groom chat to friends and family and sip those precious first glasses of champagne! Perfect for playing inside or outside (weather permitting!) The 80s Band will play songs to create a wonderful atmosphere.
Wedding Breakfast Entertainment:
As the wedding cake is being cut, and in-between the wedding speeches, the 1980s Tribute Band can play 80s hits that are universally loved by children and older adults alike! From Prince’s ‘Kiss’ to ‘Duran Duran’s ‘Reflex’, the 1980s were known for a certain flamboyance that will have everybody reminiscing and smiling at your wedding breakfast!
Wedding Evening Reception Entertainment:
Want to hire a 1980s Tribute Band for the wedding evening entertainment?! We don’t blame you! A 1980s tribute band will play live 80s music that will get everybody ‘Dirty Dancing!’. From Michael Jackson’s no1 globetrotting ’Thriller’ album through to David Bowie’s spectacular ‘Let’s Dance’, the 1980s were full of big sounding songs that rocked the world! The 1980s Tribute Band can be set up on the stage at the evening wedding reception and can sing a 1980s hit for the happy couple’s first dance such as the divine ‘Purple Rain’ by Prince, or the captivating ’Time After Time by Cyndi Lauper!
Book a 1980s Tribute Band for Corporate Event Entertainment
Want to hire a 1980s Band to rock your corporate event?! Let a 1980s Tribute Band play 80s smash hits at your annual work party! A 1980s Covers Band would be perfect for your work Christmas Party where the band will most defiantly play the 1980s Christmas songs: ‘Feed the World’ by Band Aid, ‘Last Christmas’ by Wham, and ‘Merry Christmas Everyone’ by Shakin’ Stevens, amongst many others!
The 1980s is a decade that holds a special place in the hearts of the people that lived through it and also has a great retro-based fascination for people that were born after it. This is why booking a 1980s Tribute Band is so effective at corporate events such as a trade show, or a product launch.
Book a 1980s Tribute Band for Party Entertainment
If you are looking for themes for your party this year, then how about a 1980s themed party?! Whether you’re organising a birthday party, an anniversary party, or a moving in party, the eighties is a great theme due to its vibrant fashions and decadent Pop-stars of the 80s!
Book an 80s Tribute Band and you are sure to have fun with 80s songs such as ‘Come on Eileen’ by Dexy’s Midnight Runners, ’Relax’ by Frankie Goes to Hollywood, ‘Blue Monday’ by New Order, ‘Like a Virgin’ by Madonna and ‘Rio’ by Duran Duran!
Your friends and family will have a brilliant time as they dress up in bangles, big earrings, spandex, leggins and denim! Not forgetting an array of hairspray and colourful make up! The 80s Tribute will touch on the New Romantic era of the early 80s, all the way through to the Hair Metal bands of the later 80s!
How much do 1980s Tribute Bands cost to hire?
Our simple to use entertainment directory allows you to firstly search for the best 1980s Tribute Acts who are local (or travel to your area) and then via the contact form you may message them directly to enquire for a no obligation quote to perform at your event. Some acts will also add a rough price guide to their profile for your convenience.
What are the usual set formats and performance lengths for 1980s Tribute Bands?
A 1980s Tribute Act can tailor their performance to times to suit you and your event, however, on average a professional 1980s Tribute Acts will perform for two 45 minutes sets.
How much space will a 1980s Tribute Band need at your event?
This will depend on how many members the 1980s Tribute Band has. We would advise to contact the band personally using our messaging service to enquire.
What equipment and set up requirements do 1980s Tribute Bands need?
As with most artists who sign up to Entertainersworldwide.com, a 1980s Tribute Act will provide all of their own equipment. You may want to enquire if an artist needs a PA to amplify their sound, in which case we would advise to use our easy to use messaging service to find out. We do ask that each performer gets a backstage area in which they can prepare for the performance ahead. If your venue does not have a backstage area, then we kindly ask that you enquire with the venue to seek an alternative space in which the performer can comfortably get ready to entertain.
How can you find and book a 1980s Tribute Band with Entertainersworldwide.com?
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