FAQs

How much space do you need?

Approx 7 x 3 meters

How is it best to time things?

Arrival 6pm set up by 7pm 2 x 1 hour sets 8.30-9.30 and 10.30-11.30 DJ from 7pm, in between sets and until 12.00

Can I pick the bands playlist?

We have a rehearsed set list, carefully designed to keep everyone up dancing and with segues between songs (a little bit like a live DJ), but we are happy to put in 3-4 song requests.

Where will you travel to?

UK and International

Can I see you play live?

Yes, occasionally we perform public showcases...

Our next public showcase is: Friday 21st October 2016 @ The Brunswick, Brighton, BN3 1JF

https://www.thebrunswick.net/2016/03/informer-friday-21st-oct-2016/

Will you learn our special song?

Yes - arrange details through our agents.

Is the video on your website a true reflection of the band?

Yes it is.

How do I book you?

Through Alive Network.

Are you able to DJ in between sets?

Yes

Can we make DJ requests in advance to my event?

Yes

Can we use your sound system for speeches?

Yes, if arranged prior to your event.

What equipment do you use?

Mackie 2k PA system

Do you have lights?

Yes, stage and dance floor

How long do you play for?

Standard 2 x 1 hour sets. Additional options available

What time do you start and finish?

Usually start 8.30, finish live music at 11.30 and DJ until 12.00

How long do you take to set up?

Approx 1 hour with straight forward access to the performance area (e.g. ground floor)

Can I provisionally book you?

Booking must be made through Alive Network and secured with a deposit

What if the band split up before my event?

No, we have been performing together for 8 years

Can my sisters/bosses/daughters dog sing with your band?

Yes, if arranged prior to the event. We do not allow audience members onto the stage / band area unless previously arranged.

What will the band wear?

Boys: Smart blacks, ties and waistcoats etc. Girls: Formal dresses

Does the band have PAT and PLI certificates?

Yes - you can ask to see proof of these via the agents at Alive Network

Why should I book Informer?

We are full time professional musicians who love what we do and we pride our selves on providing outstanding performances and service.

How much does it cost to book the band?

Prices start at £1300 for our 5 piece line up

Can we see some previous client testimonials?

Yes - check out this page

Does Informer have any specific requirements?

Water / soft drinks

What type/size venues are you able to play at?

Any

How loud will the band be?

We play to the dance floor at appropriate volumes for the room / audience

What is the band power requirement?

Minimum 2 x 13 amp standard plug sockets

Does Informer offer any additional services?

Yes, we can provide additional jazz or live lounge acoustic sets in various line ups.