Funtune – dance band for hire
London dance band for hire – get your party pumping!
Funtune are a 4 piece dance band for hire based in London.
Made up of four of London’s best session musicians, the band combines live instruments, vocals and professional backing tracks to deliver a huge dance music sound.
All the members of the band qualified from the Royal Academy of Music and so deliver their performances to the highest level. As independent musicians they are playing full time with some of the biggest current names in music.
As a band Funtune have performed live dance music sets a large number of corporate functions and private parties. Their mix of current chart dance music hits and older songs played in a live dance music style have proved really popular.
Live dance music with backing
Using a mixture of live instruments, vocals, professional sequencing and backing tracks the band can deliver a richness of the sound that is much deeper than most 4 piece bands can achieve.
This means you can have the sound of a full 10 piece dance music band for the price of a 4 piece band!
The band travels with all the equipment required to deliver the best sound possible for your event.
The band plays as a four piece as show in the video, or as a three piece band.
Rolling In The Deep Adele
Tears Dry On Their Own Amy Winehouse
Valerie Amy Winehouse
Let’s Stay Together Al Green
I Need A Dollar Aloe Blacc
Respect Aretha Franklin
Think Aretha Franklin
Into You Ariana Grande
Stand By Me Ben E. King
Crazy In Love Beyoncé
Déjà vu Beyoncé
Single Ladies Beyoncé
Born To Run Bruce Springsteen
24K Magic Bruno Mars
Lazy Song Bruno Mars
Locked Out Of Heaven Bruno Mars
Just The Way You Are Bruno Mars
Runaway Baby Bruno Mars
Treasure Bruno Mars
Uptown Funk Bruno Mars
When I was Your Man Bruno Mars
Young Hearts Run Free Candi Staton
I Really Like You Carly Rae Jepson
Finally Cece Peniston
Forget You Cee-lo Green
Ain’t Nobody Chaka Khan
Lady Marmalade Christina Aguilera
Rather Be Clean Bandit
Get Lucky Daft Punk
Say My Name Destiny’s Child
I’m coming Out Dianna Ross
September Earth Wind and Fire
Sing Ed Sheeran
Wonderful Tonight Eric Clapton
American Boy Estelle
Play That Sax Fleur East
You’ve Got The Love Florence & The Machine
New York New York Frank Sinatra
Mack The Knife Frank Sinatra
Beggin’ Frankie Valli
Can’t Take My Eyes Of Off You Frankie Valli
ABC Jackson 5
I Want You Back Jackson 5
I’m Yours Jason Mraz
I Feel Good James Brown
Don’t Be So Hard On Yourself Jess Glynn
All Of Me John Legend
Don’t Stop Believing Journey
Sorry Justin Bieber
Can’t Stop The Feeling Justin Timberlake
Cry Me A River Justin Timberlake
Mirrors Justin Timberlake
Senorita Justin Timberlake
Sex On Fire Kings Of Leon
Never Too Much Luther Vandross
She Will Be Loved Maroon 5
This Love Maroon 5
Moves Like Jagger Maroon 5
Let’s Get It On Marvin Gaye
What’s Going On Marvin Gaye
All About you Mcfly
All about that bass Meghan Trainer
PYT Michael Jackson
Blame It On The Boogie Michael Jackson
Leave Me Alone Michael Jackson
Love Never Felt So Good Michael Jackson
Man in the mirror Michael Jackson
Rock With You Michael Jackson
The Way You Make Me Feel Michael Jackson
Dance With Me Tonight Olly Murs
What Makes You Beautiful One Direction
Little Things One Direction
Counting Stars One Republic
Don’t Stop Me Now Queen
Ignition Remix R Kelly
She’s The One Robbie Williams
You’ve Got A Friend In Me Randy Newman
Blurred Lines Robin Thicke
Money On My Mind Sam Smith
Beautiful Girls Sean Kingston
Signed Sealed Delivered Stevie Wonder
Superstition Stevie Wonder
Dynamite Taio Cruz
Eight Days A Week The Beatles
Hey Jude The Beatles
Let It Be The Beatles
Twist and Shout The Beatles
Best of my love The Emotions
You Found Me The Fray
Mr Brightside The Killers
How Will I Know Whitney Houston
I Wanna Dance With Somebody Whitney Houston
The 4 chord medley Various Artists
8 bar blues Various Artists
Lush Life Zara Larson
What events do Funtune play at?
The band have played at all sorts of events, the most common are: Corporate events, weddings, birthdays, awards ceremonies, Bar Mitzvahs, PR events, trade shows, charity balls, Christmas parties, celebrity events, TV wrap shows, New Year’s Eve celebrations
Can we see Funtune perform?
The majority of Funtune’s performances are at private events, and the band rarely hold public showcases. However, please speak to the band’s manager about any upcoming events which guests can attend.
What line-ups are available?
The standard line-up is a 4-piece band but we also offer a 5-piece with a saxophone, or a cut down 3-piece option.
Do Funtune supply sound, lighting & stage production?
For events up-to 200 guests, Funtune provide all sound equipment which is included in our quote for the band’s service. Over 200 guests we send our technical rider for an external production company to supply all sound equipment required.
We do not provide sound or lighting production for oversees events. It is the responsibility of the client, venue or planner to source the equipment that we require in accordance with the event’s technical rider.
Can you provide a DJ?
Included when you book the band are DJ playlists before, between and after the band sets – which is picked to suit the occasion. A separated manned DJ taking requests is available as an add-on.
Can we choose what songs the band play?
Trust must be placed in the band to write the setlist as they deem fit and will read the crowd and make changes as the set progresses live. What you see in our videos is what you will get at your event – soul, funk pop and all big hits! Furthermore, the band will always offer to learn and perform a couple’s first dance (if playing at a wedding).
Finishing after midnight?
This is rarely a problem but should be agreed on booking. Our standard quotation is for a midnight finish.
What are the bands set times?
Funtune play a 120-minute party set, which can be either performed straight, in 2 x 60 minutes or 3 x 40 minutes sets.
How far have do you travel?
Do you need a stage?
To get the most out of the band we always recommend a raised stage (minimum dimensions 3m X 2m)
Do Funtune have any personal requirements?
We are not a picky bunch, but ask for a greenroom area and a hot meal with drinks for each musician.
How long do you need to setup?
We ask for 60minutes for setting up and a soundcheck.