Are you looking for a..

Fun Party & Wedding Band
From Leeds / Manchester?

Then you have come to the right place!

We are Groove Manuva, a modern pop, rock, funk and indie wedding & party band for hire comprising of some of the best musicians in the north of England.

The band are based in Manchester & Leeds and play around 50-100 events per year all over the UK. We aim to be flexible in providing exactly what you need for your specific event, appearing as anything from a 4 piece band to an 8 piece.

We play at all sorts of amazing events - corporate events, weddings and parties all year round. Our events are normally in locations such as Manchester, Leeds, Sheffield, York, Liverpool and Harrogate.

I can't wait to start working together!

Please take a good look around our site and feel free to get in contact with us to discuss anything relating to party bands or to discuss an event you are having.

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Choose the DJ with percussion act for your event or add it to a band booking

Experience the dynamic combination of DJ and percussion, creating the perfect modern vibe for any occasion.

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Band Line Ups

Groove Manuva are available for weddings and events in any configuration from a 4 piece band up to an 8 piece band. We have three main options however:

The Event Duo

This is our duo option based around our DJ/guitarist/percussionist and female vocalist/saxophonist. Dont be fooled by the lineup, this is a BIG option and can cover all the bases from soulful acoustic tunes to the high-energy dance floor anthems that keep the party alive late into the night.

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The 4 piece core band

This is our Core Band option. Drums, bass, guitar and male vocals form the main 4 piece unit capable of reproducing all the songs you could need for your event. The band step things up a notch however with the use of samplers, drum pads and effects to allow them to accurately reproduce just about any song you could imagine.

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The 5 piece core band

The 4 piece band can be expanded to 5 with the addition of our amazing female saxophonist / vocalist. Expect an added sprinkling of funk and class with a wider repertoire and a fuller sound.

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The 7 or 8 piece show band

This is our Show Band option. Drums, bass, guitar, male vocals and saxophone are joined by our female vocalist and keyboard player to make up the 7 piece band. All the repertoire of the core band but with the added class of female vocals and piano to really hit the soul and motown spot.

Want more brass? Who doesn't?! Add our amazing trumpet player to the lineup for the classic full 8 piece soul experience.

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These amazing people played at my partners 50th birthday last night. They were fantastic 🤩 everyone up dancing 🕺 didn’t want it to end. Highly recommend them for any event to get the party started. Thank you guys 😘Fiona Smith | Party , 2023
..we also had a few last minute requests that were accommodated with no trouble. I’d highly recommend these guys for all events, a really nice group of people.!Jonathan Paul | Wedding , 2023
Everyone had a fantastic time and I couldn’t ask for more. Really helpful with any queries and we could just leave things in their capable hands on the night. Definitely recommend ☺️Rachel Spofforth | Wedding , 2023
Gary and his band couldn't have been more accommodating, friendly and professional, they made our whole evening flow perfectly! Zoey&Matt | Wedding , 2023
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Extra Options

Groove Manuva have several other music options that can be booked for any event. Either along side an evening booking for the band or as a stand alone package.

Acoustic wedding duo

If you are looking for an acoustic wedding singer then our wedding duo might be just what you need! The most popular line up is female vocals with acoustic guitar - playing popular songs in a laid back acoustic style.

The acoustic wedding duo is perfect for your afternoon wedding reception, drinks reception, during a meal or as a stand alone act.

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Selfie Photo Pod

Groove Pod is our amazing touch screen photo pod that's perfect for entertaining your guests. Guests can choose props, select the layout of the photo they want and then receive the pictures to their phone via text or email! Add the photo pod as a part of any band booking..

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DJ Service

Our professional DJ service will bring the party to your event. Along with a custom playlist for your event which can be discussed ahead of time, guests can make requests from our extensive collection of music. The Dj service is available to be booked in its own right, as part of a band booking and with either the percussion or sax add-on.

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Optional full manned DJ service where your guests can request songs on the night. Just ask us about this when booking!

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* This is a pre-prepared playlist service

Read about what we have been up to!

We are busy bees and we try to write about the events we perform at on our blog. We also try to write useful articles for people who are getting married or thinking about booking a band for an event.

Live Band, Sax DJ and percussion at Concorde Conference Centre, Manchester December 16, 2023

Live Band, Sax DJ and percussion at Concorde Conference Centre, Manchester

🎶 An unforgettable Night at the Concorde Conference Centre! 🛩️🎉 The lovely people of Flex well and truly raised the roof at a high-class corporate event at the Concorde Conference Centre in Manchester! 🥳 With a full live band and added flair with our DJ spinning tunes alongside live sax and percussion, the atmosphere was …
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DJ with Percussion September 23, 2023

Percussion DJ Service

🎵 Introducing Our Dynamic New Music Service: DJ with Percussion! 🎶 Are you ready to take your event to the next level? We are thrilled to introduce our latest innovation in live entertainment: DJ with Percussion! Combining the electrifying beats of a DJ with the rhythmic magic of live percussion, our service promises an unforgettable …
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Wedding band music at Lodge Farm Weddings, York, North Yorkshire August 10, 2023

Wedding band music at Lodge Farm Weddings, York, North Yorkshire

🎶 Jamming at Lodge Farm! 🎉 🎸 What a blast it was playing at Lodge Farm near York in North Yorkshire for a recent wedding shindig! 💃 From heartfelt melodies to toe-tapping tunes, we kept the party vibes alive all night long! 🕺✨ Surrounded by the scenic beauty of North Yorkshire, it was the perfect …
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