FAQs

How much do you charge?

  • Each event is unique and we need various pieces of information to provide an accurate quote (such as location, date and your specific requirements) Contact us HERE or by emailing hello@fivedollarshakes.co.uk for a no obligation, no hassle quote.

Do you provide a PA system and lighting?

  • Yes – We come with all of the necessary equipment to make your event a success – you don’t need to hire any equipment!

Can you play background and/or DJ music before, in between and after the live music?

  • Yes – We offer a laptop DJ service free of charge. Visit our ‘what we do’ page for further details.

Do you have Public Liability Insurance?

  • Yes – All of our equipment is safety checked and we have full Public Liability Insurance for your peace of mind.

What time do you arrive?

  • We would typically arrive at 6pm and finish at Midnight. Each event is different so please let us know if you need an earlier start / later finish.

What do the band need?

  • A secure changing room in order to get changed and warm up.
  • Catering to provide a hot meal for each band member with water / soft drinks / tea & coffee.
  • Adequate power / plugs at the performance area or stage.

How long do you take to set up?

  • The band will need roughly 1 hour / 1 hour and 15 mins to load in, set up and sound check.

Any other questions? Just ask!