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The Name Is Band – Bond Tribute Band is a 10-piece James Bond Tribute Band from the UK available for any event anywhere in the world.


The first four videos above:  Live & Let Die, Skyfall, From Russia With Love and The Man With The Golden Gun were recorded and filmed at Weston College.  The students of the Music Department at Weston College University Campus who were studying for their Music & Production FDA Course, invited our James Bond Tribute Band to come and record the Bond themes.  The students had not had an opportunity to record such a large band – and never one with a brass section.  So we said YES PLEASE!

So, we all spent a morning in the recording studio with the students and recorded  6 audio tracks: Diamonds Are Forever, Thunderball, Live and  Let Die, Skyfall, From Russia With Love and The Man With the Golden Gun.  Click on this link and you’ll be taken to our recordings so you can listen to them.


The recording students did such a good job that the filming department students also wanted to join in!  So we were invited back to film the band.  The first four videos were recorded in one morning again at the college.  Please note that, although we are actually playing the music in the studio for these videos – the audio has since been replaced with our live recording from the studio that we did a couple of weeks before. It was a little bit like a scene from a Bond Film with a Hollywood production process…. James Bond: “Do you expect me to talk?” Auric Goldfinger: “No Band… I expect you to mime!” The final result could have been Directed by Sam Mendes himself!


Please be assured however, that we DO actually sound like this when we perform at events and we DO actually set up the stage and look like this at all our events.  We ONLY ever perform totally 100% LIVE at every event and there are no backing tracks used in any of our performances – just 10 talented individuals who all work as a team to ensure the end result is spot on.

The other videos that feature on this page are all 100% live with no studio work or tweaking – they were recorded at a private event via a small recording device in the corner of the room so the sound quality isn’t the best but they give you an idea of how we look/sound.


Huge thanks therefore go to Tony Hobden, Audio Producer and Video Director who was also ably assisted by students Matt Gray and Tarrant Sheppard on Engineering and Production.  Matt Mcleod was our student photographer for the process and Vicky Gray was the make-up guru for our very own Bond Musicians.  Many thanks to Paul Raymond for arranging the time and facilities for the students and The Name Is Band – Bond Tribute Band  to do the recordings in such a great space! Thanks also to Hannah Marie Rimes and Cassie Louise on hair and make-up, loan of earrings and faux fur stole!  Also Carla Dakin as our Bond dancer and Jess & Dan Cox for support and encouragement!  We’d also like to thank Rob Taylor from Taylors Photographic for coming to our rescue with blurring out some of the videos.

The Name Is Band – Bond Tribute Band are an amazing James Bond Tribute.  Available to perform anywhere in the world: Corporate Entertainment, Fundraisers, Charity Events, Weddings, Celebrations, Themed events, Theatre Shows, Casinos, Proms, Charity Balls, Festivals, – any event where you need the best Bond Tribute.   For the ultimate in Bond Tribute please contact or complete our online form Miss Moneyspent:

This is a The Name is Band computer system. This computer system, including all related musical equipment, dancers and James Bond related entertainments (including pyrotechnics) is provided only for official monkey business. The Name is Band computer systems may be monitored by authorized The Name is Band personnel for all lawful purposes to ensure their use is awesome, for management of the band, to facilitate protection against being un-updated, and to verify secret agent stuff. Monitoring includes, but is not limited to, musical uploads by Q and other authorized The Name is Band personnel to show and verify the greatness of the band. During music, great riffs and vocals may be examined, recorded, copied, and used for authorized purposes. All commentary including personal information placed on or sent over this system may be parody. Use of this computer system, authorized or unauthorized, constitutes consent to great live performances. Unauthorized use of this computer system may subject you to a stern telling off by Miss Moneyspent. Evidence of live music performance may be found throughout the site and lead to an immediate booking. James Bond Tribute Band Entertainment at it's best! The Name is Band are one of the South West's premier function bands with over 19 years experience providing reliable, professional, enthusiastic and fun performances nationwide. James Bond Tribute band. The first set consists of an hour of music from the Bond films including all your favourite Bond Themes. Designed with entertainment in mind there are costume changes and the option of Bond Girl dancers and even Pyrotechnics if the venue allows..... ensuring your event really goes with a BANG! This band guarantee only the very best in LIVE performance and with 10 enthralling musicians including an awesome 4-piece horn section (2 trumpets, sax and trombone) provide an amazing authentic live sound... no backing tracks needed with these guys! For their second set the band play only the very best of party cover hits from the 60's to the present day with the sole aim of getting everyone on the dance floor! So if you require entertainment to suit all Corporate Events, Charity Functions, Fundraisers, Casino or Bond Themed Celebrations nationwide.... then look no further!