The great cover up are a wedding band with a differenceWe want to offer couples an alternative to the run of the mill, tired routine we have all come to expect from the conventional wedding bands.The band's massively energetic show comes from Full Live Drums, Bass, Guitar, Violin, Keyboards and Three-way harmony vocals. We play all the standard rock nroll to keep the older crowd happy, but play all the latest hits that you actually want to hear. Its mastering this balance that allows The Great Cover-Up to put on one of the best live shows youre likely to see.We feel that if your band are genuinely into the gig, it comes across from the stage and ensures your guests have a great night.We cater for every part of your wedding day...Church music: With a classically trained violinist, The Great Cover Up are able to provide beautiful music for your service. Violin and Spanish Guitar is an extremely popular combination and adds a beautiful ambiance to the service. Should you want to add vocals to your ceremony, we work with an excellent soprano with extensive experience.Cocktail Hour / Reception music: As your guests arrive to the reception, greet them with mellow, relaxing music as they mingle and relax. This set can contain anything from classical music to Jack Johnson. It can be as relaxed or as formal as you like.Dinner Music: Unlike most wedding bands, The Great Cover Up prefer to set-up everything for the main band before your guests arrive. This ensures the band is properly sound-checked and also allows us to play background music during the meal. Dinner music creates a great atmosphere in the room - jazz music and slow songs work well for this - Ella Fitzgerald, Johnny Cash, Miles Davis, St Germain, Eta James etc ...Live Band: Playing everything from The Kinks to Kings of Leon, The Great Cover Up deliver high tempo, high energy music guaranteed to keep your guests on the dance-floor all night.The band have over years experience playing weddings, corporate and government events; catering for diverse crowds, and always providing top quality entertainment. The performance is totally live, without any of the backing tracks that make some bands sound cheesy.The band will work closely with you to decide on exactly the right set-list for your night. The repertoire is huge and constantly changing. We are always open to special requests, in particular for your first dance.DJ: The perfect end to your evening - a brilliant DJ set! With over years DJ experience, we can provide a fully integrated service. Your DJ music can start from the moment the bands last note is ringing out ... providing a seamless switchover guaranteed to keep your guests on their feet all night. We will consult with you about the exact type of music you would like from the cheesiest s to the slickest indie music, everything is possible.Have a look at our site at www.thegreatcoverupband.com to have a listen to some tracks and get a quote.