Big Band Theory – Profile


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The Big Band Theory are a premium 4 piece band specialising in high-energy music for weddings, corporate events and private functions, pubs/clubs – at a sensible price. We pride ourselves on having a “cooler-than-average” song list that is never cheesy, and focuses squarely on filling your dance floor.

Everyone’s musical taste is different, and an event like a wedding is multi-generational. That is why we work closely with our clients to craft a set list that is unique to their event and that all their guests, young and old, will enjoy. It helps that we have a song list that spans nearly every genre and contains hundreds of songs. So, leave it to us, we’ll come up with a set list that reflects your individual tastes and style.

Pricing is all-inclusive, with no hidden extras. The Big Band Theory have no smoke and mirrors. Just genuine, pro-grade musicians, playing real music.We are nothing less than meticulous through the planning stages. You get rock-solid support, and our experienced planning team- this is the reason that some of the biggest event planners in the country keep coming back to us.You will be safe in the knowledge that you don’t need to worry about a thing. We will be there to cue the perfect entrance, then later on get that party jumping….!

Special occasions covered (2hr gig):
21st, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, Wedding


Type of music played: Pop/Rock/Country/Funk/Soul – 50’s up to current chart hits

Sample song list:
1950s, 1960s, 1970s Classic Memories:
We regularly play hits by Abba, The Beatles, The Monkees, Tom Jones, Roy Orbison, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Van Morrisson, Tony Christie, Otis Redding Elvis, Neil Diamond, Johnny Cash, Bob Marley, Joe Dolan, Bob Seger, Fleetwood Mac, Free, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Andy Williams, Fats Domino, Smokie, The Eagles, John Paul Young, Donna Summer, Lulu and many more……

1980s Classic Hits:
Number 1s from Journey, Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams, Michael Jackson, U2, Dire Straits, Paul Simon, The Pretenders, Tiffany, Toto, The Proclaimers, Bruce Springsteen, Queen, A-ha, Status Quo, Thin Lizzy, Van Halen, AC/DC, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, Dolly Parton, John Denver, Eric Clapton and many more……

1990s Chart Toppers:
90s Dance Classics – Rhythm is a Dancer, What is Love, Boom Boom Boom, Mr. Vain, Freed From Desire and many more …..
We also play ‘New Classics’ from Oasis, Tina Turner, Aslan, Garth Brooks, Mavericks, Snap, Bloodhound Gang, Gala, Haddaway, Vengaboys, Culture Beat, Eagle Eye Cherry, Outhere Bros. and much more………..

Floorfillers from 2000 to Current Chart Hits
Top chart hits from The Killers, Snow Patrol, Mundy, Amy Winehouse, Mumford & Sons, Olly Murs, Lykke Li, Jason Mraz, Kings of Leon, Robbie Williams, Elbow, Take That……

Interact with crowd: Yes

Previous venues played:
The Quays Galway, The Old Oak Cork, Dinn Ri Carlow, Old Quarter Limerick, Clonsilla inn Dublin, Smyths Icon LImerick, The Abberley Tallaght, The Old Mill Dublin, Roost Maynooth, The Duck Cellbridge, The Crown Wexford, Piano Bar Athlone, Killarney Grand Kerry, Knoxs Ennis, Kearys Loughrea, Kingswood Lodge Dublin, The Graduate Dublin, D Hotel Bar Drogheda, Quinlans Clondalkin, The Chambers Mullingar,Deputy Mayor Finglas


Instruments played:
Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums and Percussion, Vocals

Tracks: No

Acoustic gig: Yes

Sound equipment:
Yes we have our own PA suitable for types of venues.

Lighting equipment:
Fully DMX controlled light system for large or small venues.

Break/Interval music: Yes


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