Male Acoustic Duo The Sound

Our London-based male acoustic duo The Sound offers upbeat, well loved covers from the 1950’s and 60’s classics to modern day hits. All performed in a warm, fell-good “Mumford & Sons” style, perfect for a range of events, ages and tastes. With optional double bass and percussion available for a more lively set, this duo is perfect for more relaxed settings including parties, weddings and corporate events. With professional lighting and sound system as standard, they are ready to add the perfect dynamic to your event.

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  • Lighting rig available
    Brighten up your event with stage lights to add an extra touch of class

  • Add double bass & percussion
    Expand to an acoustic quartet with these additional musicians available - bring a beat to the duo with percussion or add a touch of class with double bass

  • Dressed for all occasions
    From black tie events to garden parties, you can be confident that the band will look the part for your event.

  • Interval music
    We offer ipod playlists in-between sets as standard

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As an added extra they can expand to a 4 piece band consisting of lead vocals (& guitar), lead guitar, double bass & percussion. It’s the foolproof 4 piece lineup that’s packed full of energy, vocal harmonies and feel good fun.

A very popular duo for smaller parties and drinks receptions catering for all ages through carefully constructed sets. From humble beginnings in pubs and bars, to high end weddings and corporate events, the popularity of this duo led to the expansion of the duo into The Travelling Hands and the larger collective of bands available from Backbeat Entertainment today.


  • Ben E King – Stand By Me
  • Chuck Berry – Johnny B. Goode
  • Elvis – Blue Suede Shoes
  • Elvis – Hound Dog
  • Elvis – Suspicious Minds
  • Little Richard – Tutti Frutti
  • Spencer Davies Group – Keep On Runnin
  • The Beatles – Hey Jude
  • The Beatles – Twist And Shout
  • The Beatles – I Saw Her Standing There
  • The Monkees – I’m A Believer
  • Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl
  • Wilson Pickett – Mustang Sally
  • Bill Withers – Aint No Sunshine
  • Bill Haley & His Comets – Rock Around The Clock
  • Bob Dylan – Knockin On Heaven’s Door
  • Bob Marley – Is This Love
  • Bob Marley – Three Little Birds
  • Bon Jovi – Living On A Prayer
  • Bryan Adams – Summer of 69
  • The Eagles – Take It Easy
  • Eric Clapton – Before You Accuse Me
  • Fleetwood Mac – Everywhere
  • Free – All Right Now
  • George Michael – Faith
  • Jackie Wilson – Higher and Higher
  • Journey – Don’t Stop Believing
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama
  • Michael Jackson – Billie Jean
  • Richie Valens – La Bamba
  • Stealers Wheel – Stuck in The Middle
  • Stevie Wonder – Superstition
  • The Proclaimers – 500 miles
  • Tom Petty – Free Falling
  • Tracy Chapman – Fast Car
  • The Undertones – Teenage Kicks
  • Wild Cherry – Play That Funky Music White Boy
  • Van Morrison – Moondance
  • Backstreet Boys – Everybody
  • Blur – Parklife
  • Coldplay – Don’t Panic
  • Eagle Eye Cherry – Save Tonight
  • Foo Fighters – Everlong
  • Hanson – MMMBop
  • Iris – Goo Goo Dolls
  • James – Sit Down
  • Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit
  • Peter Andre – Mysterious Girl
  • Oasis – Wonderwall
  • Oasis – Roll With It
  • Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling
  • Amy Winehouse / Mark Ronson – Valerie
  • Damien Rice – Volcano
  • Feeder – Buck Rogers
  • Girls Aloud – Love Machine
  • Gnarls Barkley – Crazy
  • Jack Johnson – Better Together
  • Jack Johnson – Banana Pancakes
  • Jason Mraz – I’m Yours
  • The Killers – Mr Brightside
  • Kings Of Leon – Use Somebody
  • Kings Of Leon – Sex On Fire
  • The Kooks – Naïve
  • Reef – Place Your Hands
  • Stereophonics – Dakota
  • Toploader – Dancing In The Moonlight
  • The White Stripes – Seven Nation Army
  • Wheatus – Teenage Dirtbag
  • Adele – Rolling In The Deep
  • Aloe Blac – I Need A Dollar
  • Bastille – Pompei
  • Bruno Mars – The Lazy Song
  • Bruno Mars – Marry You
  • Bruno Mars – Just The Way You Are
  • Cee Lo Green – Forget You
  • Daft Punk – Get Lucky
  • Ed Sheeran – A Team
  • Ed Sheeran – Thinking Out Loud
  • Foster The People – Pumped Up Kicks
  • James Bay – Hold Back The River
  • Jessie J – Price Tag
  • Lumineers – Ho Hey
  • Maroon 5 – Moves Like Jagger
  • Mark Ronson – Uptown Funk
  • Mumford & Sons – I Will Wait
  • Mumford and Sons – The Cave
  • Olly Murs – I Just Want You To Dance With Me Tonight
  • One Republic – Counting Stars
  • One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful
  • Of Monsters & Men – Little Talks
  • Pharrell Williams – Happy
  • Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines
  • Taylor Swift – Shake It Off
  • Tom Odell – Grow Old With Me

Client Feedback

“I was so pleased that I booked you for my birthday. You guys rock.”

Callum, Host, Private Event

We can't thank you guys enough for agreeing to make the trip to Italy to play at our wedding. We fell in love with your music the moment we heard you play. All our guests have been saying how much they loved "the band" and it was your music that really set the mood for both the ceremony and the party!!!! We thank you from the bottom of our hearts

Mandy & Jasper, Lake Garda Wedding, 2015

“Feel good songs performed in such a unique way. Everybody loved it!”

Bethany, MD, Corporate Event, 2015

“Absolutely fantastic from our first dance to the end of the night. Thank you so much!”

Edward, Private Event, 2015

We both just wanted to say a big thank you for playing at our wedding. We had an amazing day and you and your band really added to our evening celebrations, playing a good mix of current and past classics. We were pleased to see so many people up and dancing all night – this was testament to the song choices you made, catering for all ages and tastes. We have had so many people comment on how good you were. Thanks again!

Steve Buck, Groom, Wedding, 2015

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