Price Band: £1000 - £1395
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Current rating for Better Than Blue: 5 out of 5 (1 vote).
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Better Than Blue
Better Than Blue is one of London's finest wedding and function bands. The guys perform a stunning blend of modern pop and indie hits along with the very best pop, disco, funk and soul from across the decades.
Better than blue have been performing all over the UK since 2007. Each of the five core band members is a top professional musician with years of experience of top level performance.
Tom George is the band's fabulous lead vocalist. Since turning professional, Tom has performed at many of the UK's most prestigious music venues including the O2, Wembley Arena, Wembley Stadium and the Birmingham NEC. He has also performed live on TV for the BBC, ITV and Channel 4.
Stuart Bahn is the guitarist and band leader of Better than blue. Live performance as a professional guitarist had already taken Stuart all over the UK before he decided to create the function band that would set the new standard for all other wedding bands. Since 2007 Stuart has been at the helm of London's finest function band delighting audiences with every performance.
On keyboards, Better than blue has the wonderful Justin Swadling. A highly respected and acclaimed musician and multi-instrumentalist. Justin is an eclectic musician with an impressive track record as a solo artist in his own right. He brings his deft touch to Better than blue with style.
On bass, Better than blue has the magnificent Dave Troke. Dave's amazing career as a professional bass player, has taken him on numerous international tours for some of the biggest names in pop. It's no surprise then that he's now chosen to perform for London's best function band!
Ed Williams is the truly amazing drummer for Better than blue. Ed's stunning skills are the engine room of the band, providing infectious grooves and irresistible beats that always packs out the dance floor!
Most popular booking is for 5-piece band
4-piece (male vocals, guitar/vocals, bass, drums)
5-piece (male vocals, guitar/vocals, keyboard, bass, drums)
7-piece (male vocals, female vocals, saxophone, guitar/vocals, keyboard, bass, drums)
Jazz duo during drinks reception or dinner (guitar and bass guitar).
1.5 hours performance time.
Â£300 additional cost.
4kW PA system including 16 channel Mackie mixing desk, Peavey Messenger 15" speakers and 18" sub, Two power amps, two floor monitors.
Lights: 2 x LEDJ Slimline 1T100 COB
South East based and will travel to these areas: South East, South West, Midlands, Wales.
Hampton Court Palace
Royal College of Physicians
British Toy and Hobby Association
Cancer Research UK
Ramsay Transpan Ltd
Sandown Park Racecourse
The National Trust
Royal College of Physicians
Brands Hatch Circuit
H L Hutchinson Ltd
The Lanesborough, Hyde Park Corner
De Vere Hotels
The White Company
Fabulous band! True professionals, wonderful musicians, lovely guys! Very high recommended
I booked Better than blue for my wedding in Richmond. What can I say? Better than blue are quite simply one of the best bands I've EVER seen! As a musician myself I am always critical of bands I see, but not so with Better than blue. Their musicianship is truly awesome and their performance was so stylish. They're also naturally very entertaining guys! Everyone loved them and they did a perfect job on the night. Very very ver highly recommended!
Better than blue were super-professional leading up to our wedding. They arrived in good time on the day and set up very quickly. Their standard of musicianship was fabulous and they judged the guests perfectly. Everyone danced their socks off!
Many of our guests commented about the band following our wedding. I would not hesitate in recommending them to anyone!
We had Better than blue perform for us at our wedding, following a recommendation from a friend, and we weren’t disappointed! The band were really amazing! They playing a great mix of music including our first dance - which they did beautifully. The dance floor really was packed all night long. Everyone loved them!
Would we recommend them to anyone considering having a live band at their wedding? Do it! You won’t regret it :-)
Thank you guys for making our very special day even more special.
Sarah, W. Sussex
Better than blue's performance on the night was exactly as we expected. Cool, friendly, cheerful, energetic... but more than anything, so incredibly professional! They really did commit everything to their performance and were so attentive and organised! A truly great great band than I am delighted to recommend to ANYONE else out there that's getting married!
These guys are truly fantastic!
I cannot recommend them highly enough. They provided the shine and sparkle to my party, playing hit after hit with such incredible professional authenticity. They are also extremely well-organised and excellent in communicating clearly over the details of the booking. They were punctual, friendly and great fun to have at the party. Book them and you won’t regret it!
Guys ... you ROCK our world!!! You played at our wedding a few weeks ago and you absolutely got the party started! I have never been to a wedding where there were guests on the dance floor all night – I’m just really chuffed it was ours!
Everyone said how amazing you guys were. Thank you! Thank you!
Dear Better than blue.
You guys were amazing, thank you so much for helping to make the latter part of our day so brilliant. The dance floor was never empty and the range of songs you guys performed so fantastically had everyone up and dancing! We’ve had many comments from guests saying how ace you were!
Thank you for everything,
Fantastic up-to-date repertoire
Bursting with energy!
The price brackets above should be used as a guide only as all quotes are bespoke.
Performance times for most acts except Tributes and some other Unique performers are usually 2 x 60 minute sets or 3 x 40 min sets.
(If you require the act to perform longer than these times you may incur extra costs.)
Travel costs vary depending on the act and will be included to the quote given to you by our agents.
Our acts would usually expect to arrive around 6pm and to be finished around midnight.
(If you need the act to arrive earlier or finish later there may be extra costs but these can be negotiated.)