Top 10 London Cover Bands

Written by Bridget Clarke

London is rightly regarded as one of the true cultural centres of the world and offers a truly incredible selection of live bands for hire. We've compiled our picks of the top 10 London cover bands below, from the sexy soul and funk of Gotta Get Up to the fun and excitement of The Tonic. Check out the artists' music videos below to find the right London cover band for your next event.




Glitterbang is a London cover band that brings the party to you, wherever your event may be. With a repertoire full of classic favourites, old school tunes and top-40 party hits, this 6-piece band knows how to get you and guests on the dance floor all night long. With hits from I Wanna Dance With Somebody to Mr Brightside, Glitterbang is guaranteed to make your event go off with a bang!


I want to thank you and the guys for performing at our wedding! Everyone loved the performance! Very professional band with clearly much talent! Unfortunately I didn't get a chance to personally introduce myself to the band but we had much fun end enjoyed ourselves a lot! Thank you again!


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Mandy and the Mood Swings are a London cover band who are experts when it comes to turning contemporary hits on their head. The 6-piece band will take your guests back in time with a diverse setlist featuring jazz, swing and salsa versions of songs from artists like Lady Gaga and Paramore, as well as jazz and swing classics, from legends such as Ella Fitzgerald and Nat King Cole. With a setlist that is bound to please all your guests, Mandy and the Mood Swings are guaranteed to make your event the talk of the town.


Thank you so much again for the amazing show you put on at our wedding! We have had so many comments from guests of all ages about how great the music was and how much fun they had on the dance floor. You guys aced our first dance song request as well!






Finesse is an established London cover band that brings the taste of nostalgia to any event. With their wide range of genres, powerhouse vocals, and great musicianship, Finesse is anything but your average cover band. The 5-8 piece band has an impressive set list with favourites from Chic to Destiny’s Child. If you’re looking for high energy and music to keep you dancing all night long, London’s Finesse has got you covered.


What a really awesome band who we have used for years for all our company events. Great selection of songs for everyone to enjoy and have a sign-a-long and a dance to. I would highly recommend them to anyone having a small gathering or a massive bash! 10/10 great band!






Gotta Get Up has become one of London’s favourite funk and soul cover bands on the block. This 7-piece band has performed hundreds of events across the UK and Europe. Get Gotta Up performs songs from celebrated artists like Stevie Wonder, Chaka Chan and Otis Redding. If you’re searching for a cover band that’ll guarantee a night to remember for you and your guests, check out London’s Gotta Get Up.


Huge thank you to Gotta Get Up for making our garden wedding so absolutely fantastic! The acoustic set was perfect for after the ceremony and the party sets got everyone on the dancefloor! We couldn’t have asked for anything more.






Driven by their shared love for music, Cold Sweat is a London cover band that is one of the most dynamic and exciting live bands for hire in the UK. With members of the band having worked as session musicians for UK Top 40 and American Billboard artists, together their extensive experience and musicianship make for a performance that is unmatched. Cold Sweat has a setlist full of favourites like James Brown, Earth, Wind & Fire and Beyonce that is sure to bring guests of all ages to their feet. This 8-piece London cover band will be the life of the party at any event.


We really can't thank you enough, the band were incredible and you totally made our night. The pair of sax's coming onto the dancefloor was a huge highlight! Thanks again for making our party such a huge success; you made the day so special.






The Tonic is a London cover band that knows how to keep your dance floor full all night long. This 4-piece band has hundreds of high-quality performances under their belt and have played at all events ranging from weddings to music festivals. With a massive repertoire that spans six decades, the band performs hits from the likes of The Killers and George Ezra, mixed with timeless classics from Chic to The Beatles. With a setlist that anyone can have a boogie to, The Tonic will give your guests a party experience to remember.


The boys are an excellent band for a celebration or corporate event. Their repertoire is brilliant, mixing modern stuff with all time favourites. They were utterly professional whilst also being really friendly and accommodating. I'd have no hesitation in recommending!






Broke by Noon is a powerful London cover band that can deliver some of the most high energy, dynamic performances that you will ever witness. This 5-piece band brings you an exciting setlist full of your favourite pop and rock anthems from Highway to Hell and Killing in the Name of to Chandelier and 24K Magic. Broke by Noon also offers ‘Rockaoke’ that allows guests to come up on stage and perform with the band. If you’re looking for a band that’ll rock your socks off, check out London’s Broke by Noon.


Saw these guys at Roadhouse Covent Garden at the weekend, and they were amazing! Great energy, and great versions of some unexpected songs






Off The Record is a London-based cover band that is fresh, cool, and has something for everyone. This 4-piece band has performed for high-profile clients such as Google, BBC, and Disney. Performing pop hits such as Shape of you, Blame It On The Boogie and No Scrubs, there is something for everyone to dance the night away to on their setlist. Off The Record has experience and talent to spare, and you won’t want to miss out on their amazing musicianship and high-energy performances.


You were amazing! We couldn't have asked for a better band. You looked and sounded great and you made our Christmas party extra special. We were impressed that almost every guest danced along. We heard great comments from everyone and we are delighted. We can't thank you enough and I'm sure we will be recommending and booking you in the future.






Milkshake Gorillaz is a 3-piece London cover band that is energetic, vibrant, and bring life and soul to any event. Each and every song on the band’s setlist will take you back to the 90s and early 2000s. With millennial throwbacks like Avril Lavigne's Complicated and Oasis’ Wonderwall, the band’s performance is designed to get you and your guests feeling good and ready to break it down on the d-floor. Whether you’re looking for something to liven up the party or something a little quieter, London-based Milkshake Gorillaz are the cover band for your event.


Sounds like a full party band but there's only 3 of them! It's great!





If you still haven't found exactly what you're looking for to make your event perfect, check out more of our incredible London cover bands on our website. Whether you're looking for solo artists or duos, jazz or classical, or bands to keep the party going for hours, you'll find it all on Findaband.



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