Nu Generation: Live wedding band

Nu Generation are the freshest live wedding band based on the South Coast of England, covering the UK for weddings, functions and parties. If you are looking for a professional band to make your night, you've hit the right place

About Nu Generation

Nu Generation are a professional wedding, function and party band suitable for all events and venues. Formed in 2010, Nu Generation have a long history in providing music entertainment for weddings, functions and parties.

Nu Generation can be booked as a 4 piece band consisting of female vocals, guitar, bass guitar and drums (plus male backing vocals), or a 7 piece band with added live brass, adding alto saxophone, trumpet and trombone to the band. For bigger events we can be expanded with the addition of further female and male vocals, keyboard/piano and additional guitar.

Our playlist DJ service is complementary before, in between and after the live band is performing. We also offer a dedicated DJ service, at extra cost, who can take song requests to get your wedding guests going.

Nu Generation can play to wedding audiences of any size and are used to playing in front of intimate settings all the way up to venues such as

  • Royal Albert Hall
  • London's o2 arena
  • Gherkin Building, City of London
  • London 2012
  • and have provided entertainment for the following companies

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    Here is a selection of comments made from previous weddings, functions and parties Nu Generation have performed at in the past. For further comments and quotes please visit our Testimonials page.

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    • "We were bowled over at how good you guys were, we couldn't have asked for a better band. Our guests loved you, and couldn't stop telling us how good you were, even the next day at breakfast! Our first dance was amazing and you had everyone up dancing the night away! Thank you again for helping to make our day so special." Play video

    • "You’re all extremely talented musicians and put on a fantastic evening. The choice of songs was exceptional. No wonder they didn't want to leave the dance floor." Play video

    • "The set list, quality of music (and vocals) and the enthusiasm shown by you all meant that our dance floor remained full throughout the night with calls for an encore at the end! What a find! Thanks again and we'll certainly be recommending you to others!" Play video
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    Our wedding package

  • 2 hours of live music from top level musicians
  • Load in, set up and sound check from 6pm
  • Complementary playlist disco
  • PAT tested sound and lighting equipment
  • Public liability insurance
  • Tailored evening schedule to suit your requirements
  • Options:

  • Early set up and/or later finish
  • Live music and disco music after midnight
  • Additional live music
  • Dedicated DJ service
  • Acoustic live lounge set while your guests arrive
  • An acoustic performance at your ceremony
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    Set List

    From Cee Lo Green to Florence and the Machine, Nu Generation play the best modern hits along with old classics from James Brown and Stevie Wonder. We play a huge range of songs to suit every wedding guests' taste and work closely with the bride and groom or wedding planner to make sure your wedding set list is to your taste. Click the play button for a preview of what to expect of the selection below. A full list is available on our Set List page.

    Valerie - Amy Winehouse
    Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke Play video
    I Need a Dollar - Aloe Blacc
    Crazy in Love - Beyonce Play video
    Sex on Fire - Kings of Leon
    Price Tag - Jessie J
    Plan B - She Said Play video
    Hey Ya! - Outkast
    Seven Nation Army - White Stripes
    Forget You - Cee Lo Green video play button
    Not Fair - Lily Allen video play button
    Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder video play button


    Our live wedding entertainment uses top of the range sound and lighting equipment to keep your guests on the dance floor all night long.

    We are members of the Musicians' Union and have £10m public liability insurance so everything for your wedding is in safe hands.

    Take a look at our FAQ page for any questions you may have.


    We take the time out to write about our previous bookings at weddings and other events to keep you up to date. Our blog section also features videos, recordings and other information you may find useful for booking your wedding.

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    Our best rates are along the south coast in Dorset and Hampshire and are tailored to your individual requirements such as size of band, date and distance to your wedding or event.

    For a bespoke quote please email us at
    We look forward to hearing from you.