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The perfect corporate entertainment

Mr Ben have been trusted with Christmas residnecies for clients including Millennium Group, Copthorne Hotels plc, InterContinental Hotels Group, Holiday Inn and many more. The band offer all you need for a one off evening of entertainment or a month of busy client parties.

Our Pricing options

Choose the plan to suit your needs

Mr Ben are available to hire across the UK. Our prices will vary depending on distance from Birmingham, arrival and departure times and length of set and number gigs booked for. Below are out set packages with estimated pricing. Mr Ben are happy to discuss your particular requirements and when needed can customise an individual package, below are some examples of what the band can offer. For Clients enquiering about booking the band for a christmas residency contact for a bespoke quote.

Silver Service


The Silver Service involves the band setting up at or after 5:30pm and performing two great 45 minute sets up until midnight, a high quality PA able to handle up to about 200 guests is provided and basic disco lighting for the band and the dance floor.

Prices to book an xmas party in Birmingham

  • 2KW PA System Volume for up to 200 guests
  • LED Disco Lighting Low power but high quality disco stage lighting
  • 4 Piece Band Vocals, Guitar, Bass and Drums
  • Two 45 Minute Sets Two sets of great covers by Mr Ben
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Gold Service


The Gold package contains all you will need for a great xmas party. The band will arrive c.5:30 (TBC) setup, and then provide background or disco music through the PA before, between and until midnight. The band will perform two great 60 minute sets. A high quality PA able to handle up to about 200 guests is provided and basic disco lighting for the band and the dance floor.

Prices to book a funtion band

  • Bespoke hired PA System Volume for up to 400 guests
  • Sound and light engineer fully manned desk
  • LED Disco Lighting Low power but high quality disco stage lighting
  • Unmanned DJ Our or your Ipod/laptop playlist playing disco music played between and after the bands sets up until midnight
  • 4 piece band Vocals, Guitar, Bass and Drums
  • Two c.60 Minute Sets Two sets of great covers by Mr Ben
  • ADDITIONAL ADD-ONs Custom disco playlist, After midnight finish, Band perform requested Song
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Diamond Service


The Diamond Package is ideal for events in large areas, outdoor eventsor for those who demand the very best possible sound. The band will hire and organise a fully manned PA and lighting rig. This option is the best choice for big rooms, large marquees and events with more than 200 people attending.

Prices to book a funtion band

  • Bespoke hired PA System Volume for up to 400 guests
  • Sound and light engineer fully manned desk. Engineers will control sound and lights throughout the performances
  • LED Disco Lighting Low power but high quality disco stage lighting
  • Unmanned DJ Service Our or your Ipod/laptop playlist playing disco music played between and after the bands sets up until midnight
  • 4 piece band Vocals, Guitar, Bass and Drums
  • Two c.60 Minute Sets Two sets of great covers by Mr Ben
  • ADDITIONAL ADD-ONs Custom disco playlist, After midnight finish, Band perform requested Song or 1'st dance, use of microphones for anouncements or speaches
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When booking the band there are four main things that will affect the price quoted. They are distance travelled from Birmingham, number of guests (PA size), band arrival/setup times and performance/finish times. Feel free to contact the band with any questions or enquiries, they will do there very best to serve your requirements. Contact right away for a free no obligation quote.

Features

What songs the band plays

Mr Ben have been trusted to entertain guests at christmas party's for over 10 years and are able to create a fun atmosphere filling the dancefloor with energetic guests while allowing others to sit back and enjoy the show.
The music the band play is taken from the songs listed below. Unless requested we will play a set to keep all ages and personalities happy. We will choose all up-temopo tunes that we know have the dancefloor full and will avoid very heavy numbers. If you have any specific tracks you would like to hear or not want us to play then simply let us know.

50'S & 60'5

  • Chuck berry - Jonny be good

  • Wilson Pickett - Mustang Sally

  • Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl

  • Free - Alright Now

  • The Beatles - Saw Her Standing There

  • The Kinks - You Really Got Me

70'S

  • Stevie Wonder - Superstition

  • Lynard Skynard - Sweet Home Alabama

  • Wild Cherry - Play tat Funky music

  • The Undertones - Teenage Kicks

  • Aerosmith - Walk This Way

  • The Jam - Town Called Malice

  • Queen - Somebody to love

  • Queen - Dont Stop me Now

  • Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

  • Michael Jackson - Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough

80'5 & 90'S

  • Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love

  • Bryan Adams - Summer of 69

  • Black Crowes - Hard To Handle

  • Green day -Basket case

  • Bon Jovi - You give love a bad name

  • Bon Jovi - Livin On A Prayer

  • Jamiroquai - Cosmic girl

  • Guns N'Roses - Sweet Child o' Mine

  • Pulp - Common People

  • Spin Doctors - Two Princess

  • Reef - Place Your Hands

  • The Proclaimers - 500 miles

  • The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary

  • Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

  • Blink 182 - All the Small Things

  • James - Sit Down

  • Blur - Park Life

  • Madness - Baggy Trousers

  • Take That - Relight My Fire

  • Lioenel Richie - All Night Long

  • Lioenel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling

  • Michael Jackson - Thriller

  • Michael Jackson - Billei Jean

00'S

  • Foo Fighters - Times Like These

  • The Killers -Mr Brightside

  • The Killers - When you were young

  • The Killers - Somebody Told Me

  • The Killers - All These Things

  • Feeder - Buck Rogers

  • Stereophonics - Dakota

  • The Fratellis - Chelsea Dagger

  • Kings of Leon - Sex on Fire

  • Kings of Leon - Mollys Chamber

  • Franz Ferdinand - Take me out

  • Scouting for Girls - She's so lovely

  • The Kooks - Naive

  • Snow Patrol - You're all I have

  • Red Hot Chili Peppers - Dani California

  • Always Where I Need to Be - The Kooks

  • Kaiser Chiefs - I Predict a Riot

  • The Automatic - Monster

  • Arctic Monkeys - Good on the Dancefloor

  • Jet - Are You Gonna Be My Girl

  • Vampire Weekend - A Punk

  • Coldplay - Yellow

  • Happy - Pharrell Williams

  • Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars

  • Take That - Shine

  • DNCE - Cake By The Ocean

  • Walk The Moon - Shut Up And Dance

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These live performances were captured at The Copthorne Hotel at Merry Hill.

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Contact

Please contact the band via e-mail or phone at

Phil Gurney

07730 979486

info@mrben.com


Where possible please have the following information ready when you make contact.

What is your xmas event?
When is your christmas party and where? (Please provide venue postcode)
How many people will be attending? For multiple events please provide an average
What is the size of your room? (Estimates are fine)
What are the running times for the day or the evening?
What time do you have the room/area booked until?

Other information we advise you to have before booking the band.

Is your intended venue used to having live bands?
Does your venue have any sound limiter devices?
Do you intend, or have you also hired a disco or PA?