Newcastle has always been a melting pot for live music with artists such as Dire Straits, Sting, Linsdfarne, Lighthouse family to name a few.  You may be lucky and book one of these bands but if not don’t worry as there is such an array of top talent out there and wedding bands in Newcastle certainly offer some of the best in the region.

 Finding the perfect artist or band for your event can be tough, but that’s where we can help. With a range of artists across a range of genres we can cater for different tastes in music and different types of weddings. While the majority of our custom comes through wedding band hire, we serve customers across the North East. Newcastle however is certainly a popular location for weddings but we also provide band hire for birthday parties and anniversaries as well.

We work with a range of hand selected live wedding bands Newcastle has to offer, each having their own styles, genres and song selection.  If there’s a particular artist you’re interested in, why not ask us for a copy of their set list to give you a better idea of the songs they would play.  With so many different genres, it can be difficult for some entertainment agencies to help everyone. Luckily, Pulse Music Live has a wide range of genres available: from Pop to Swing, and from Jazz to Glam Rock.


Our bands and artists have played at numerous venues throughout Newcastle.  These include Newcastle O2 Academy, Crowne Plaza Newcastle, Hilton Hotel, Vermont Hotel, The Baltic, Wylam Brewery, Northern Stage, No 19 Close House, Jesmond Dene House,  Discovery Museum, Woodhill Hall, The Parlour at Blagdon, and many more. Furthermore, Pulse Music Live is located within a 20 minute drive from Newcastle City Centre.

With a vast amount of experience in weddings and events, Pulse Music Live has the knowledge to guide you through step by step so you can be sure that your event goes smoothly. If you’re looking for a wedding band in Newcastle, we’ve got your big day covered, from your wedding ceremony, drinks reception, wedding breakfast  to your evening entertainment.

Whether you want to host a small event or a large wedding, we’re sure to meet all of your requirements with our tried and tested repertoire of wedding bands that Newcastle already seems to love.

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Live Music Bands & Artists in Newcastle

Get started by browsing each artist below for their biography and a live music video performance. If you’d like a full list of our roster check out our artists page.


A genre that’s always going to get your guests jiving is motown. Our motown bands can play song by your favourite motown artists including The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, and Smokey Robinson.


Pop music earned its genre name for one reason: people find it popular. Fancy pleasing everyone at your Newcastle event? Take a look.


Get your air guitars out, because having rock music at your event can really get the party started.


With the right band, swing music can be the perfect genre to add to your event. Check out our Newcastle swing bands and artists below.