Discover 5 Expert Picks for Your Wedding Reception Entertainment

Nick Darby
Music & Entertainment Sales Executive
Wedding reception entertainment

Searching for wedding reception entertainment ideas to make your special day one to remember for one and all? We're here to make sure your entertainment for your wedding is extra special whether it concerns your wedding ceremony or reception.

Our expert team deliver amazing acts for over 3000 events every year, and their personal recommendations have proven instrumental to wonderful weddings all over the world.

Every day our management team work with the finest live wedding bands, tribute acts and wedding entertainers from all four corners of wedding entertainment, therefore are well-versed in what creates a memorable occasion. Our expert team can help find the perfect act for your schedule, ideas and budget.

If you're here for some wedding evening entertainment inspiration - here are 5 top big day picks from our booking agents:

D-Jazz

D-Jazz Wedding Band

Fancy a Great Gatsby themed wedding to give an extra kick?

"The band were great – it is a testament to them that both young and old all danced the night away – including the trendy twenty-somethings!!"

Wedding Booker - Caroline Rouse, London

The coolest jazz and swing band in London right now, D-Jazz offer an amazing blend of pop and Motown hits in an upbeat swing style. Unique, interactive and beautifully modern, there are few wedding bands for hire with the same style.

Example Songs:

  • I Saw Her Standing There
  • Don’t Stop Me Now
  • Fly Me To The Moon
  • I’m a Believer

And it's not all about style with D-Jazz, they sound great too. Even ask Tom Cruise, Prince William and Nicole Kidman who have all been on the receiving end of a stunning concert from this insatiable band. D-Jazz without a doubt offers an inimitable style, presenting a Latin flair, and a tribute to golden age jazz and Ratpack that is rarely done quite so well!

Scouting for Girls

Scouting for Girls

As fun as they come - Scouting for Girls are the energetic pop band that has never gone away

"For happy-go-lucky couples it’s the perfect ‘relationship’ soundtrack; there are plenty of tracks here that would make ideal ‘our song’ choices."

- BBC Review

In the early to mid-2000s Scouting for Girls were the live music band making waves at the top of the charts. After making an impression on the Glastonbury Unsigned competition, the group went on to storm the British charts, with their self-titled 2007 album becoming number 1 in the UK charts. Since then, they have remained a popular act with audiences across the world.

Example Songs:

  • She's So Lovely
  • Elvis Ain't Dead
  • It's Not About You
  • Heartbeat

Iconic and exciting - Scouting for Girls is the ideal wedding band. Recognisable to all, the lively pop hits will keep guests enthralled until the early hours.

Hometown Glory

Hometown Glory

The best Adele tribute act in the UK right now, Natalie Anne is every bit Adele

"Natalie Anne from Wakefield Performed an Adele Tribute which was absolutely top draw. Natalie Anne is by a country mile the best Adele Tribute singer I have come across."

Mark Richie - Stage Magazine

The likeness is startling while the sound is exceptional. Natalie has embarked on world tours herself, delivering sold-out shows in Dubai, Egypt, Germany and the UK. She has wowed at the likes of the Best Western, Haven and the Holiday Inn as well as featured on television for MTV and the BBC.

Example Songs:

  • Skyfall
  • Rolling in the Deep
  • Make You Feel My Love
  • Set Fire to the Rain

Available with piano accompaniment, Natalie's Hometown Glory show has set her out as one of the most gifted tribute acts around today. Natalie does justice to one of the world's favourite songbooks. You can browse our range of tribute acts, covering all the big name bands and solo artists from history to the modern day.

Soul 'Kinda' Wonderful

Soul Kinda Wondeful

Award-winning cover band offering a masterful tribute to soul and Motown

"They scored a fantastic 9.12 and have a glowing report from the team relating to their professionalism, the guest's positive response, great choice of songs and their performance overall. Looking forward to seeing more of them in the future."

- P&O Cruises

With a spectacular setlist featuring the biggest and best hits from soul and Motown, Soul 'Kinda' Wonderful are exactly what they say on the tin. 3-time winners of the National Tribute Awards in 2016, 2017 and 2018, the soul band have shone on the world stage.

Example Songs:

  • Build Me Up Buttercup
  • Spanish Harlem
  • Save the Last Dance for Me
  • Loco in Aculpoco

Having played for the likes of David Beckham and Sir Trevor Mcdonald, and performed at prestigious hotels and venues the world around, this band are a class act capable of delivering songs from the likes of The Drifters, The Four Tops and The Temptations with an unrivalled authenticity.

Wild Card - Jon Allen

Jon Allen

World IBM Close-Up Magic Champion

“Jon Allen is a leading light in the magic world and his amazing effects have baffled me and countless others.”

Derren Brown, TV Magician & Psychological Illusionist

If alternative wedding entertainment is in your mind ahead of making your wedding arrangements, then look no further than the extraordinary magic act that Jon Allen brings. Able to walk around the room wowing audiences with a series of stunning tricks or impress the whole room with mind-defying illusions, Jon really is one of the best event magicians in London and the world.

Jon Allen Can:

  • Make things disappear
  • Perform card tricks
  • Act as a talking point
  • Surprise all in attendance

With tricks aplenty, Jon has baffled audiences from Hollywood to London. Jon ensures his interactive and enjoyable shows never fail to capture the imagination. You can also search our extensive selection of wedding magicians.

Browse a Wide Range of Wedding Entertainment

Our roster includes all the entertainment your wedding could possibly need. A diverse range of acts cover the traditional to the outrageous, so whether you want an acrobat or a comedian, a live band, wedding DJ or a string quartet, our experts are able to recommend the right act for your big day.

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