The New Breed are able to provide high quality musical entertainment for any occasion.

Led by the incredible vocal talent of Sophie Garner, all New Breed band members are full time professional musicians with a tremendous knowledge and experience of the entertainment industry.

Our band and its players have performed at thousands of music venues, weddings and private parties, premieres, magazine launches, large corporate events as well as headlining festivals all over the world. We have shared the stage with Amy Winehouse, Radiohead, The Pet Shop Boys, The Sugababes, McFly, Will Young, Mariah Carey, Shirley Bassey, Mica Paris, Jools Holland, Imelda May, the list goes on....

New Breed players have recently appeared at the Pyramid stage at Glastonbury, London's O2 Arena, The Big Chill, Wembley Arena, the Royal Albert Hall, Montreal Jazz Festival, and the legendary Ronnie Scotts club. This year alone sees the New Breed appearing on a new series for Channel 4 as well as being filmed performing a live set for BBC radio.

These high standards and our impeccable presentation have helped secure our place as one of the country's finest and most in-demand party bands. Many clients and events organisers use the New Breed time and time again.

The New Breed is able to provide one of the largest and most finely crafted repertoires of music you will find from any band in the UK. Our current playlist spans 90 years of music from 1920s Jazz through to current indie and pop.

This exciting mix of musical talent and style is matched by the service we provide behind the scenes. By liasing with you and your venue, we will do our very best to make your evening easy and stress-free.


Sophie Garner - The New Breed vocalistThe New Breed is led by singer Sophie Garner. She is a very experienced performer and songwriter. Sophie began her career as an actress, performing with the National Youth Theatre, where she worked with award winning comedy writer and actor Matt Lucas and the late great Lionel Bart, composer of Oliver!

Sophie was the very first singer to perform on the main stage at London's O2 Arena beating BonJovi by a week! She has released 4 albums to date, and has recorded and performed for the BBC, ITV and radio. Some of Sophie’s memorable  performances have included supporting The Sugababes, McFly, Will Young and performing for the French President and his wife, Carla Bruni.

"and God, she can sing..."
John Harris –The Guardian

"A singer who brings every song vividly to life..."
Dave Gelly- The Observer

"One of the most stylish British vocalists..."
Clive Davis –The Times