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10 Reasons Why Brides Should Book Metropolis For Their Wedding Music

Press Play & Get To Know Us   Here it is! Finally something written with you in mind. There are so many bands to choose from for your wedding, but how do you know who to trust and which one to pick?  Everyone’s got a shiny website these days, and we all know testimonials canRead more

Mini Documentary: ‘One Year On…’ Part 2

Debbie & Kyle Rosen Syon Park, London READ THE TRANSCRIPTION Debbie: We booked you without seeing you. We saw Nick do a handful of acapella, you know, backstage first-dance songs… And that was it. We hadn’t seen you. Even before our wedding, we didn’t come and see you live anywhere.

Mini Documentary: ‘One Year On…’ Part 1

Debbie & Kyle Rosen Syon Park, London READ THE TRANSCRIPTION Debbie: One thing I’d say about Metropolis is, without a doubt, you are not setting your ways and you don’t expect the customer or your clients to mold their way around your set. You do listen, and you do take the time to understand themRead more

Toby Goodman James Eager

PP000 | Party Band to Event Planner | Meet Toby & James

Discover why we started The Planner’s Planner Podcast, who it is for, our road into event planning and why we love podcasting!

Corporate Function Band Hire- Will the band dress

Corporate Function Band Hire: Will the band dress appropriately both on and off the stage?

  Blog Three: Will the band dress appropriately both on and off the stage? It’s probably not the first thing you think about when you’re choosing a band. After all, it’s the music that you’re interested in, right? But don’t forget that your chosen band will be on display from the moment they arrive toRead more

Ableton Live For Cover Bands

Ableton Live For Cover Bands Are you looking for a unique and innovative solution to run backing tracks with a live band? Here at Metropolis Productions we’ve been working a multichannel playback system to run Ableton Live for cover bands. It’s been in development for the past five months and we believe it’s one ofRead more

Modern Party Band

Modern Party Band

  Modern Party Band Here at Metropolis HQ many of our clients tell us they’re after a modern party band…then very quickly qualify that with ‘no cheese!’. But what does ‘cheese’ mean? After 13 years in the business we’ve got a fair idea but one thing we’ve realised it’s a very subjective term. It meansRead more

Function Band Contract Information

Function Band Contract Information

Function Band Contracts in 6 Words Detail, Schedule, Specification, Fees, Terms & Conditions What to Expect from a Function Band Contract Booking a function band is straightforward and like all financial transactions requires a contract. The contract you will receive from Metropolis will be most thorough and will be detailed and easy to understand. ClientRead more

Function Band Hire, 5 Point Checklist

Function Band Hire, 5 Point Checklist

Function Band Hire Checklist Testimonials, Experienced, Performers, Options, Playlist When you hire a function band you’ll want to know they can put on a show. You want the very best for your special event. Here’s a quick 5 point checklist with some questions to ask, to help you make your decision. Function Band Testimonials &Read more

Case Study - Live Music Design

Case Study : Live Music Design – The Crown Group : 16 Piece Band, Wedding Singers & DJ

16 Piece Band, Wedding Singers & DJ If you read our blog last month you would have seen we supplied live music design and event production for the wedding of Victoria & Steve in Essex. Managed by Deirdre Morgan, director of The Crown Group, this was never set to be any ordinary wedding! Here isRead more