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Want to surprise your guests? If you're looking for a fun and professional, reliable partner for your wedding entertainment in Italy with:

  • 100% Fun & Reliability.
  • Great memories for you and your guests.
  • Entertainment in 5 native languages (English, German, Italian, Spanish, French).
  • Great interaction with your guests.
  • Best Value for money.
  • Couples' Choice 2019 on WeddingWire!.
  • Winner of the prestigious Irish WOL Award as "Destination Wedding Business of the Year 2019".

Then read on!

The award-winning Waistcoats ( are a truly international wedding band for your wedding music in Italy with real characters, that can play at your ceremony, set the right mood during the aperitifs and entertain and get your guests dancing in the evening! Let us help you to make your big day a special one!

We are a multi-genre band and specialized in the following genres: Rock, Pop, Rock'n roll, Folk, Americana, Country, Traditional italian music, Irish music and much more! Our piano player is classically trained and can provide classical music for the ceremony.

We are based in Rome, Italy but perform all over the country (all over the world, really). We are regulars in Tuscany, Umbria, Lazio, Campania, Abruzzo, Marche and Apulia but are also specialized to play in less accessible areas and also in environments with special requirements (e.g. low noise), e.g. Venice and Ravello or islands, like Sicily. We also perform abroad and offer acoustic budget options for pre- and post-wedding events.

We also perform at gala events (e.g. the Celtic Ball in Rome 2017 and 2018) and provide an entertaining show suited for every event.

Things you can expect:

  • A professional, entertaining, fun and reliable band
  • A personalized package tailormade just for you
  • Quick responses, easy communication
  • We speak English, German, Italian and can also entertain in Spanish and French
  • A high-energy performance that gets everyone up and dancing
  • A huge selection of songs and genres to chose from (and we love to learn new songs)
  • Extra services (ceremony music, DJ, Karaoke Live Band, Wedding Open Mic and more)
  • Light and Sound System are always included in the quote

Get your free quote now: or visit our website (

We love to entertain you!

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Frequently asked questions

What is the average price for a wedding reception during peak season?

$1,000 - $4,000

What is the average price for a wedding reception during off-peak season?

$1,000 - $4,000

Which of the following are included in the price?

Learning New Songs
Music During Breaks
Reception Music
Sound/PA System

What is the price of your popular wedding package?


Which of the following are included in the package?

Ceremony Music
Learning New Songs
Music During Breaks
Reception Music
Sound/PA System
Travel Expenses

Are you an agency or a band?


How many musicians are in your band(s)?

4 - 6

What genres of music does (do) your band(s) play?

Classic Rock
Punk Rock

What music services do you provide?

Bilingual MC
Ceremony Music
Karaoke Services
Cocktail Hour Music
Learning New Songs
Reception Music
Music During Breaks
Rehearsal Dinner Music
Willing to Travel

What items are available?

Fog Machine
Sound/PA System
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Kathryn O. Sent on 07/07/2023
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The Waistcoats Wedding Band & Music for our entire day!

Everything was absolutely amazing for our few days at Borgo Di Tragliata and we enjoyed it sooo much! The Waistcoats helped make the whole day go so smoothly, we never had to think twice about music or entertaining the guests during the day as we knew from the get go it was all in good hands!! They looked after our ceremony music, aperitif music, we used their mics and system for speeches and playing a playlist during the meal and they were our band and late night DJ. They made the process of picking set lists and choosing music super easy which we loved and had loads of recommendations.
Geraldine F. Sent on 04/28/2023
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Amazing band!

We had the pleasure of having The Waistcoats at our wedding as well as the day after too. They are simply amazing and had everyone up dancing as soon as they started, so many of our guests are still talking about how good they were!

They were so easy to communicate with and were so helpful which made planning a wedding from abroad much easier. We booked The Waistcoats back in 2019 for our original date in 2020 and when we had to reschedule 3 times we always made sure The Waistcoats were available for the new date before finalising. The guys moved dates for us each time with no issues.

We were so lucky to have The Waistcoats, not only are they amazing at what they do they are genuinely nice guys and so down to earth, we could not recommend them enough. If you want amazing music, singing and good fun at your big day get The Waistcoats booked you won't regret it!
James D. Sent on 05/03/2023
5 out of 5 rating

The perfect wedding band

The Waistcoats were amazing. All of our guests said how much they enjoyed the band. They were very organised from the beginning and tailored the music to our tastes over two nights. We would highly recommend booking them for a wedding.
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