Fresh are the freshest party band on the South Coast of England, covering the UK for functions, weddings and parties. If you are looking for a professional band to make your night, you’ve hit the right place.
From Cee Lo Green to Florence and the Machine, Fresh play all the modern hits along with the old classics from artists such as James Brown and Stevie Wonder.
- Highly trained and experienced young musicians
- Available as a 4 piece or a 7 piece with live brass
- Members have performed at the Royal Albert Hall and the British Grand Prix
- Extensive repertoire includes modern and classic songs from Beyonce, Plan B, Guns n Roses, Kings of Leon, Michael Jackson, James Brown, Stevie Wonder and many more
- Basic DJ service included with additional extensive DJ option
- 3800 watt PA system suitable for all uses, professional instruments and lighting.
- Available UK wide, lowest rates along the south coast
- 4 piece band – Female Vocals, Drums and Male guest Vocals, Guitar and Backing Vocals, Bass and Backing Vocals
- 7 piece band – as above plus 3 piece Brass: Trumpet, Saxophone and Trombone
- 8 / 9 / 10 piece band – as above plus additional Female Vocals / additional Guitar / additional Keyboards
- Acoustic 4 piece band: Female vocals, Cajon Percussion and Male guest Vocals, Acoustic Guitar and Backing Vocals, Bass and Backing Vocals
- Additional DJ package with professional DJ – available to be added to any of the above lineups
- American Boy - Estelle
- Black Horse and the Cherry Tree - KT Tunstall
- Crazy – Gnarls Barkley
- Crazy In Love - Beyonce
- Domino - Jessie J
- Earthquake - Labrinth
- Express Yourself - Labrinth
- Firework - Katy Perry
- Forget You - Cee Lo Green
- Heartbeat - Scouting For Girls
- Hey Ya - Outkast
- I kissed A Girl - Katy Perry
- I Need a Dollar – Aloe Blacc
- Locked Out of Heaven - Bruno Mars
- LDN - Lily Allen
- Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5
- Move Your Feet - Junior Senior
- Never Forget You - Noisettes
- Next To Me - Emile Sande
- Not Fair - Lily Allen
- Pack Up - Eliza Dolittle
- Price Tag - Jessie J
- RIP - Rita Ora
- Rolling in the Deep - Adele
- Runaway Baby - Bruno Mars
- Sex On Fire - Kings of Leon
- She Said - Plan B
- Stone Cold Sober - Paloma Faith
- Treasure - Bruno Mars
- Umbrella - Rihanna
- Use Somebody - Kings of Leon
- Valerie - Amy Winehouse
- You’ve got the Love – Florence and the Machine
Soul / Disco
- Blame It on the Boogie - Jackson 5
- Carwash - Rose Royce
- Chain of Fools - Aretha Franklin
- Express Yourself – Charles Wright Band
- I Feel Good - James Brown
- I Just Wanna Make Love to You - Etta James
- I Want You Back - Jackson 5
- Land Of 1000 Dances - Wilson Picket
- My Girl - The Temptations
- Signed, Sealed, Delivered - Stevie Wonder
- Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder
- Son of a Preacher - Dusty Springï¬eld
- Superstition - Stevie Wonder
- Sweet Soul Music - Arthur Conley
Rock / Pop
- Beat It - Michael Jackson
- Beggin’ - Madcon
- Black or White - Michael Jackson
- Easy Lover - Phil Collins
- Freedom - Wham
- Hard to Handle - Black Crowes
- It Must Be Love - Madness
- One Way or Another - Blondie
- Run to You - Bryan Adams
- Seven Nation Army - White Stripes
- Sweet Child of Mine – Guns n Roses
- Town Called Malice - The Jam
- We Built This City on Rock and Roll - Starship
Suggested First Dances
- At Last - Etta James
- I'm Yours - Jason Miraz
- I've Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra
- Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars
- Make You Feel My Love - Adele
- Moondance - Van Morrison
- One Day Like This - Elbow
- You Make It Real - James Morrison
- You've Got the Love - Florence and the Machine
- All I want for Christmas - Mariah Carey
- Fairytale of NY - The Pogues
- Happy Birthday - Beatles
- Happy Birthday - Stevie Wonder
- Thriller - Michael Jackson
- Time Warp - Rocky Horror
- Ghostbusters theme
Great sound and excellent performance. A pleasure to do business with, the band were very flexible and easy to deal with and provided great entertainment which really got the party rolling.
Thank you for such great entertainment at our wedding. Loved the set list and got everyone dancing. Received loads of great feedback from the guests on how great you guys were. Many thanks for a great evening and being able to play our first dance.
- Royal Albert Hall
- Gherkin building, London
- Alexandra Palace
- London O2 Arena
- British Grand Prix
- Regents Park
- Olympic Park
- Bournemouth International Centre
- The Great Dorset Stream Fair
- Bournemouth Football Club
- The British Army
- Fallon Worldwide Advertising
What type of band is Fresh?
Fresh is a function band suitable for weddings, parties, corporate functions and other events. Members are all highly trained young musicians mixing both new and old classics to keep all audiences entertained.
How big is the band?
Fresh are available in different sizes depending on your requirements/budget but are most commonly booked as a 4 or 7 piece. The full 7 piece band comprises of Female Vocals, Drums / Male Guest Vocals, Guitar / BVs (backing vocals), Bass Guitar / BVs, Trumpet, Saxophone and Trombone. For bigger events the band is able to add additional Female Vocals, additional Guitar and Keyboards to become an 8/9/10 piece band.
How much do you charge?
Fresh offers a bespoke quote for each enquiry so get in touch for an accurate estimate. Guide prices are based on the 4 piece band. Factors that affect the price include:
- Size of band - the 4 piece band can be expanded to 7 with brass or up to 10 with extra musicians. We offer an additional DJ service available too
- Date - some dates especially over Christmas and summer are very popular
- Day of the week - Friday through to Sunday is the most popular part of the week
- Distance - the band is based in Bournemouth and is available nationwide
- Size of venue - 3800w PA system is suitable for most sizes
Can we see you perform before we book?
Yes, Fresh hold a bi-monthly residency in Swanage, Dorset. Send an enquiry to let us know if you would like to come and watch a performance. Most dates are private functions so are unsuitable for potential clients to attend. The videos online give you an indication of what you can expect.
Are you able to play music when you are not playing?
Yes, Fresh are able to play music on an iPod playlist whilst the band is not playing. Some clients prefer to choose their own playlist prior to the night. A more extensive DJ service can be provided by our regular DJ, if your budget allows, to warm up your guests and take requests.
Are you able to learn our first dance and do requests?
Fresh are able to perform your first dance where possible, please enquire with what you would like to be performed for more information. Fresh are able to take requests from their extensive repertoire and are happy to consult with the client with regards to the set list. To ensure our performances reamin new and vibrant we are constantly updating our set list so feel free to request a recent gig list. Please note a few songs from our repertoire are only suitable for our 7 piece band or 4 piece band.
- 6pm load in, set up, sound check or line check. Stage set by 7:30pm.
- DJ/iPod playlist: 7:30pm - 8:30pm
- Band 1st set: 8:30pm – 9:30pm,
- Interval - DJ/iPod playlist: 9:30pm - 10pm
- Band 2nd set: 10pm – 11pm.
- DJ/iPod playlist: 11pm - midnight
Please Note: The fees indicated below are approximate and based on a central location for each county. They are intended to provide a rough guide only and exact quotes can only be given once the date and exact location of your event have been provided.