Meet The Band

Three close friends Darren Jones, Warren Mee and Ben Storer make up The 45's. Individually the three are seasoned musicians that have in the past have been involved in everything from signed originals bands to top tribute acts.


The band formed in 2006 and since then have clocked up over 1000 performances at all kinds of venues and locations both UK based and across Europe. Previous corporate clients include Toyota, Aston Villa FC, Lambretta, Nokia and many more.


As well as this band the three are also currently part of a successful tribute act to The JAM named 'Maximum JAM'. The band are endorsed by Lambretta clothing and can regularly be seen performing outside the Lambretta shop on carnaby st. They also spent some time as Neville Staple's (formerly of the Specials) backing band. Our drummer Warren is also endorsed by Agner Drumsticks of Switzerland!

The band perform popular covers of songs from all eras and to suit all ages and tastes. Their sets are tailored specifically to your needs and whether you require a 'foot stomping sing along' or laid back classy background music they can accommodate. From the classics of Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis to the latest releases of James Bay and Kings of Leon, The 45's have got something for everyone.

Specific songs, versions or arrangements may be requested before hand at no extra cost. Available with their own PA system & lighting, they can play in almost any space whether small or large, indoor or outdoor. 

The 45's are a Professional Wedding and Function Band. Offering high quality live music for a variety of events. 

Midlands based and available to travel nationwide.

Contact us

Tel - 07806556035

Direct e-mail -


FREE travel to all locations within a 50 mile radius of Leicestershire LE67. 

P.A.T. Certified & Public Liability Insured, Also a member of the musicians union.

2016 The 45's Function Band & MaxJAM Events