Our Guide To Choosing The Right Acts For Your Festival Event


MLH Entertainment is thrilled to bring you this guide on selecting the perfect tribute bands and acts for your upcoming festival event. Tribute acts pay homage to legendary artists, capturing their essence and delivering unforgettable performances. Let’s dive into the world of tribute acts and explore how to curate an exceptional line-up.

Why Tribute Acts?

1. Nostalgia and Familiarity: Tribute acts transport audiences back in time. They evoke memories of iconic musicians and bands, creating an emotional connection with the crowd.
2. Cost-Effective: Booking original artists can be expensive. Tribute acts offer an affordable alternative without compromising on quality.
3. Versatility: Tribute acts cover a wide range of genres and eras. From classic rock to pop, there’s a tribute act for every taste.

Steps to Choosing the Right Tribute Acts

1. Know Your Audience
Understand your festival attendees. Are they die-hard fans of a specific artist or era? Consider their preferences when selecting tribute acts. For instance:
• Classic Rock Fans: Look for tributes to bands like The Beatles, Queen, or Led Zeppelin.
• 80s Enthusiasts: Opt for acts that channel the spirit of Madonna, Michael Jackson, or Prince.
2. Research and Vet Tribute Acts
• Online Platforms: Explore our website Tribute Acts Management to discover a variety of tribute acts. MLH Entertainment offers a variety of services, ensuring you find the perfect fit.
• Attend Live Performances: Watch tribute acts in action. Assess their stage presence, vocal abilities, and crowd engagement. Do they capture the essence of the original artist?
3. Variety Matters
Diversify your line-up. Mix tribute acts with original bands and solo artists. Consider:
• Headliner Tribute: Feature a well-known tribute act or band as your festival headliner.
• Supporting Acts: Include lesser-known tributes to keep the energy flowing between main performances.
4. Logistics and Technical Requirements
• Sound and Lighting: Ensure the tribute acts have the necessary equipment.
• Contracts and Agreements: Clearly outline expectations in contracts. Discuss performance duration, setlists, and any special requests.

Real-Life Examples

  1. Rule The World: A Take That tribute that has been recognised as the number 1 in the world, prepare to be amazed.
  2. Queen – Greatest Hits: A high-energy Queen tribute band that wows audiences with Freddie Mercury’s charisma and hits like “Bohemian Rhapsody.”
  3. Tasha as Madonna: A Madonna tribute act that brings the Material Girl’s iconic dance moves and chart-toppers to life.
  4. Beatles For Sale: A timeless Beatles tribute that transports fans to the swinging 60s.
  5. Natalie Anne as Adele: A  tribute act that will deliver an outstanding performance that will leave you wondering if you have seen the real Adele.


Choosing tribute bands and acts requires thoughtful planning. MLH Entertainment is here to guide you every step of the way. Remember, the right tribute act can turn your festival into an unforgettable experience for all attendees. Rock on! 🎸🎤🎶