Featuring the best of Sydney’s musical finest, Hype Band is Australia’s premiere event band.With Female & Male Lead Vocalists, their is no better act in Sydney's music scene.

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Featuring the best of Sydney’s musical finest, Hype Band is Australia’s premiere event band.With Female & Male Lead Vocalists, Fronted by Sydney's leading female vocalist Lara Parker Kent and Hype Duos lead vocalist Greg Weir their is no better act in Sydney's music scene. Lead Guitar, Drums, Bass and Back Up Vocals, Our sets are made up of the best classic rock, 80’s 90’s & NOW songs,  with special attention paid to playing songs other than just the usual wedding “staples.” We collaborate with our clients to create a unique set list that is reflective of their tastes, and which will serve as the perfect fit for their event.We will work with you to make the music at your event exactly as you’ve envisioned and we are always happy to accommodate special requests. We are a great choice for those that want a band that’s memorable and refreshingly different from the rest.Book our Duo, Trio or Band for your next function, Wedding or Corporate Event.

Why Choose Us?

1. We are able to cater for all elements of your event. We recommend an acoustic duo for your dinner music at your and then the four piece for your party music after.

2. We have gear! we bring all of the required production including a large PA system and stage lighting.

4. We are experienced! This young energetic group of musicians collaboratively have over 50 years experience in the music industry and have qualifications in music/audio engineering and event management. Don't risk your event on amateurs.

Both Greg Weir and Lara Parker Kent work individually in Sydney Duo's. Check out their individual Entertain Oz lisings:

Lara Parker Kent:  Click Here

Greg Weir: Click Here


Past Clients Include:

  • Australian Federal Police
  • Mitre 10
  • Toyota
  • Australian Open Tennis Championships
  • Baxter pharmacaeuticals
  • Captain Cook Cruizes
  • Sydney Safety Show
  • MV Blueroom
  • Camp Quality
  • Inspire
  • Star Partners Real Estate


Past client feedback:

"The band were brilliant; music excellent and level of service (checking in sound levels, taking directions, song choices) was exceptional.  Overall we were very happy and I would be happy to recommend Hype to any of our future program managers.  Australian Federal Police"

"Hype were great. Very professional, really like the songs they played and I had lots of positive comments from our guests.  Rose -  Energetics"

"Band was absolutely fabulous. Perfect performance, fantastic song list and very professional act. Our guests all raved about how great they were. Thanks again for your help – a very professional booking system from start to finish. We Would definitely recommend.  Cheers   Sonia   -  pacific national"


Male Lead Vocals: Greg Weir

1.        Budapest – George Ezra

2.     Drive - Incubus

3.     Valery – Amy Winehouse

4.     Use some body – Kings of Leon

5.     I’m yours – Jason Mraz

6.     Sex on fire - Kings of Leon

7.     Supersticious – Stevie Wonder

8.     Grapevine – Marvin Gaye

9.     Come together - Beatles

10.   Stand by me – Ben E. King

11.   Blister in the sun – Violent Femmes

12.   Time of your life - Greenday

13.   3am – Matchbox 20

14.   My hero – Foo Fighters

15.   Everlong – Foo Fighters

16.   Hold on: Alabma shakes

17.   Wicked game: Chris isaac

18.   Save tonight – Counting Crows

19.   Bad moon rising – Creedance Clearwater revival

20.   Jack and Dianne - John Melloncamp

21.   Summer of 69 – Brian Adams

22.   Sweet home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd

23.   To her door – Paul Kelly

24.   Better Man, Pearl jam

25.   Crazy: Gnarles Barkley

26.   Pony: Ginuwine

27.   Thinkin out loud - Ed Sheeran

28.   Tainted love – The Living end

29.   Brown eyed girl – Van Morrison

30.   Bloom – The paper kites

31.   The Girl - City and Colour

32.   Steal my Kisses – Ben Harper

33.   Every Breath you Take – The Police

34.   Horses – Daryl Braithwaite

35.   Shout - The Isley Brothers

36.   Boys Light up – Australian Crawl

37.   Wake me up – Avicci

38.   Never tear us apart – INXS

39.   Land Down under – Men at Work

40.   Blame it on the Boogie - Michael Jackson

41.   Proud Mary – Creedence Clearwater Revival

42.   Johnny Be Good / Blue Suede Shoes (Medley)

43.   500 Miles - the proclaimers

44.   Billy Jean – MJ

45.   Lonely Boy – Black Keys

46.   Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars

47.   Get Lucky - Daft Punk

48.   The Streets Have No Name: U2

49.   Shimmer: Fuel

50.   Stay with me: Sam Smith

51.   Dont: Ed Sheeran

52.   Wonderwall: Oasis

53.   Run to Paradise: Choir Boys

54.   Throw your arms around me: Hunters and collectors 

55.   you and me - lifehouse

56.   Slide - goo goo dolls

57.   Hold back the river - james bay

58.   Roadhouse blues - The doors

59.   Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond

60.   Twist and shout - The Beatles

61.   Are you gonna go my way: Lenny Kravits

62.   Run Around Sue - Dion

63.   Lazy song - Jason Mraz

64.   I saw her standing there - The Beatles

Female Lead Vocals: Lara Parker Kent:

1.     Crazy                                      Gnarls Barkley

2.     Budapest                              George Ezra

3.     Black & Gold                         Sam Sparrow

4.     Let Her Go                            Passenger

5.     Royals                                   Lorde

6.     Sunday Morning                   Maroon 5

7.     Valery                                     Amy Winehouse

8.     I’m Yours                               Jason Mraz

9.     Stand by me                         Ben E. King

10.   Thinkin out loud                   Ed Sheeran

11.   Stay with me                         Sam Smith

12.   Use Somebody                    Kings of Leon

13.   Tenerife Sea                         Ed Sheeran

14.   A Thousand Years              Christina Perri

15.   Free                                        Rudimental

16.   Falling in love with you        UB40

17.   Billie Jean                             MJ

18.   Price tag                                Jessie J

19.   Rather Be                              Clean Bandit

20.   Torn                                        Natalie Imbruglia

21.   Treasure                               Bruno Mars

22.   Future husband                   Meghan Trainor

23.   All about the Bass               Megan Trainor

24.   Dance With Somebody      Whitney Houston

25.   Get Lucky                              Daft Punk

26.   Marry You                              Bruno Mars

27.   Never Tear Us Apart           INXS

28.   Rollin in the deep                Adele

29.   Save tonight                          Counting Crows

30.   Lonely Boy                            Black Keys

31.   Locked out of heaven         Bruno Mars

32.   Blame It On The Boogie     Michael Jackson    

33.   Viva La Vida                          Cold Play

34.   Blister in the sun                 Violent Femmes

35.   Happy                                    Pharrell Williams

36.   Superstition                          Stevie Wonder

37.   Play that Funky Music         Wild Cherry

38.   Proud Mary                            Creedence Clearwater Revival

39.   Sex on fire                             Kings of Leon

40.   I love rock and roll               Joan Jett

41.   Come Together                   Beatles

42.   Uptown Funk                        Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars

43.   Livin On A Prayer                 Bon Jovi

44.   Time of your life                   Greenday

45.   Wicked Game                      Chris Isaac

46.   Every Breath you Take        The Police

47.   Lonely Boy                            Black Keys

48.   How long will I love you      Elle Golding

49.   Waiting on the world           John Mayer

50.   Stay                                     Lisa Loeb

51.   Big Jet Plane                       Angus and Julia Stone

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