The Motorways are a lively and energetic, top professional function band – perfect for parties and weddings.
They play rock and pop classics from the 60’s through to the present day, with a large repertoire of guaranteed floorfillers ideal for any wedding, party or event. Based in London, The Motorways are known for their friendly and helpful approach in providing just what you need for your evening’s entertainment.
The musicians that make up the band have a wealth of experience in the function and session world, having worked with numerous artists such as Sophie Ellis Bextor, Jamelia and Will Young. They have also enjoyed success with their own original material, having recorded an album in Los Angeles with top record producer Bobby Brooks, and supported Nelly Furtado and The Feeling on tour. Most importantly, each member has played, with various bands, at literally hundreds of weddings, functions and parties, so they really know how to put on a show!
The basic line-up of the band is Lead Vocals/Bass Guitar, Guitar/Vocals & Drums/Vocals. Additional musicians such as keyboards are added when needed to enable the band to be flexible to accomodate budgets and performance areas – from small parties to the largest corporate function.
The band provide their own high quality sound and lighting systems, and will provide music on CD in the breaks. With their professional look and extraordinary musicianship, The Motorways will give you a fantastic evening’s entertainment, catering to all ages, keeping the young and the old dancing all night long!
"Fantastic band, made the party and all our guests commented on how fantastic they were - brilliant!" Nikki Norris - birthday party - Kent
“Just a little note to say thank you so much for recommending The Motorways to play at our wedding and please could you pass our sincere thanks onto Ian and the gang. They were absolutely amazing, and they really made the evening work fantastically. They were all such lovely people too. Thank you all once again, everyone had a really great time. We would highly recommend them to anyone and we wish them every success in their future.” Sandra & Laurence Chapman – wedding
“We wanted to say how truly amazing The Motorways were at our wedding. We could not have asked for a more perfect band to celebrate our evening with. They were so professional and the songs they sang were perfect. Every single one of our guests commented on them and said it finished off the evening perfectly. We will definitely recommend them if we hear of any more events that require a live band. If there are any sites/web pages you would like a recommendation written for them then please forward us the address and we will leave a glowing report.” Alex and Suzie – wedding
“The Motorways were amazing! They really were the highlight of the day!” Laura Boon – Bride, London
“The Motorways were unbelievably good. Worth every penny. Flexible. Read the crowd well creating an amazing atmosphere enjoyed by all (from 6 years to over 80) and kept everyone dancing. They made our wedding reception. I would thoroughly recommend them.” Emma Stratton – wedding reception – Bristol
“The Motorways were absolutely amazing, by far the stand-out feature of the day. They played a great selection of music that really got the guests up and dancing through the whole night and everyone commented that they had fantastic time. So a really big thank you!” Jack Roche – wedding reception – London
“They were absolutely fantastic and all three such nice guys too! Would recommend them to anyone.” Joanna Harris – Santa Pod Raceway event – Northamptonshire
“Absolutely brilliant performance which had everyone dancing all evening. All our friends and family commented on how good The Motorways were and they made the evening one big party.” James Thomson – wedding reception – Dorset