8 Reviews | New York, NY
Guitarist Susan Taylor’s performing career has taken her all over the world. As CEO, bandleader and guitarist for Sapphire, Susan has led her sophisticated, high energy orchestra (comprised of NYC’s musical elite) performing for celebrities including Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin (Coldplay), Julie Bowen and Congressman Harold Ford Jr, as well as performing for many extraordinary “everyday people”. The band is known for their spontaneity and interactive style of music and performance. Knowing every client is unique, Susan and Sapphire focus their considerable talents on helping you realize your personal vision to create a highly memorable event. Feel free to contact us via email: email@example.com or phone: 212-888-2588 or text: 347.677.4249
NYC Bhangra Dance Company
8 Reviews | New York, NY
DANCE ENTERTAINMENT for WEDDINGS & SPECIAL OCASSIONS Bhangra is the dance of joy and celebration. NYC Bhangra's elegant, energetic and vibrant performances are sure to light up your special day and make it memorable. Our versatile dancers can put up an amazing blend of Bhangra, Gidda, Hip-hop, Jazz, Bollywood and Indian Classical styles. Whether it's your Wedding Baraat, Sangeet, Reception or Anniversary, our dancers will put on a showcase that will make every guest in your party get on the dance floor. We specialize in engaging the audience and making them shake a leg to the beats. Since 2007, we have catered to couples from various backgrounds and added a unique flavor to every party. Note: We can also provide live Punjabi music on request.
Most Popular Price: $1,800
East Side Stories
13 Reviews | Brooklyn, NY
From Storytellers NYC - we're a small company with 2 bands, East Side Stories and The Storytellers. East Side Stories has a flexible lineup starting with 6 pieces - adding horns is optional. Constructed to be eclectic and fully functional at six pieces, this little powerhouse of a band has all the versatility of larger bands and with a friendly price point. Head to our website for live video www.eastsidestoriesband.com or call 917-887-5459 for more info.
51 Reviews | Succasunna, NJ
Very stable (20 years history) and with very little turnover in the band, Jersey's Own HOI POLLOI has performed at wedding receptions from Boston to Baltimore and always deliver the top level entertainment you expect. Highly rated (5 stars) on Wedding Wire, and also very strong reviews on theknot.com Available as five piece, but you can also add a horn section and/or DJ, if desired. There's a package to fit every budget, and we can also provide standalone DJ services. We can play on or off-site ceremony as single, duet, or trio act. Instruments can include keyboards, acoustic guitar, flute, and voice. We travel with our own modern and powerful PA system, including high quality wireless microphones for announcements and toasts. We also handle all Emcee needs, so no need for PA/Sound Reinforcement company or separate entertainer to contract with. We dress appropriately to add style and class to your event, and we're open to destination/themed wedding parties as well. We have dressed as the cast of Gilligan's Island for a Halloween themed wedding, and in pajamas/togas for a fun informal costume wedding. We will work with your desires to craft the most memorable evening possible for your guests.
Most Popular Price: $3,700
Janis Nowlan Band
224 Reviews | Philadelphia, PA
Janis Nowlan Band is a wedding band located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that will perform for destination weddings at Atlantic Seashore and Pocono Mountains resorts, and at venues throughout the Mid-Atlantic States. Janis Nowlan herself is at the heart of the band with her extensive performing experience and piano, keyboard, vocal and composing talents. The band is a high-energy group of versatile musicians who can provide continuous live music spanning a variety of genres and generations. Let them work with you to plan, coordinate and create the celebration of your dreams with their professional and award-winning talent. Services Offered Janis Nowlan Band has an array of services available for your wedding. With an expansive repertoire and the ability to learn new songs for your first dance or requests, Bandleader Janis Nowlan will customize their set list to fit your tastes, create a dynamic ambiance, and be the ideal soundtrack of your special day. The options of combining your choice of musical instruments for your ceremony and cocktail hour can add a unique and fun touch to the night. Additional services Janis Nowlan Band can provide are: Ceremony Cocktail hour MC Continuous Live Music Reception Rehearsal dinner Willingness to travel Lighting Microphones Sound system
Vogue Music Events
111 Reviews | Astoria, NY
A wedding ensemble in Astoria, New York, Vogue Music Events offers tasteful and stylish music for ceremonies and receptions. Couples benefit from a variety of ensemble sizes, ranging from duo, trio and quartet to chamber orchestra with the inclusion of piano, string, wind, brass and percussion instruments. Covering a broad range of musical styles, from classical to pop, Vogue Music Events is the ideal choice for entertaining your guests! Services Offered Vogue Music Events’ eclectic repertoire has been crafted over the years by the demands of its couples. Genres include, but are not limited to, the following: Broadway Romantic Classical Cinema Jewish Opera Tango Jazz Pop Areas Covered Vogue Music Events offers wedding entertainment to couples local to Astoria, New York. Services are extended to those in New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Florida and California.
5 Reviews | Hackettstown, NJ
B.D. Lenz is a NJ-based guitarist extraordinaire. He is signed to NY jazz label Apria Records, has released six nationally acclaimed recordings, and has performed internationally for TV, radio, festivals, clubs, corporate/private, bookstores, cafes, etc. His instrumental band plays a wide variety of jazz from 'straight ahead' jazz to contemporary styles fusing the infectious grooves of Latin & funk. By adding a vocalist, this group can also become a versatile party/wedding band playing classic tunes from all eras - 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's to current. Reasons to hire us ** this band features some of the best musicians in the NY area ** we are VERY versatile (Funk, Motown, Reggae, Rock, Jazz, etc) ** YES, we can play very quiet!! ** we will be very accommodating to your event ** extremely professional and experienced ** we LOVE playing music :)
JGMusic & Entertainment
43 Reviews | Trenton, NJ
JGMusic & Entertainment JGMusic is a full service entertainment company offering live bands, DJ’s and DJ’s with live musicians. Our custom packages are designed to ensure that the music at your wedding will have your guests dancing throughout the affair. From 1 to 25 entertainers, we have great packages to meet any budget. Fully insured and in business for over 20 years, JGMusic has the experience to make your wedding a day to remember forever! Your wedding day is the most important event in your life. The music at your affair can make your reception a huge success or a dismal flop. When you hire one of JGMusic's experienced and talented entertainers, your worries are over. Gforce Band and Gforce II, Next Generation are exciting live bands who have been satisfying clients all over the tri state area. Available from 4 to 21 pieces, Gforce bands can create a custom atmosphere for your wedding party and accommodate any budget. Looking for something different? Our newest act, Motor City Review, plays exciting and very danceable Motown hits from the 60’s and 70’s and along with our experienced DJ, provide a one of a kind experience. This powerhouse 11 pc band with 5 pc horn section has been tearing up the Jersey Shore. On a budget? We have great DJ's and DJ/ singer/instrumentalists packages that can keep your dancefloor rockin. To obtain a free demo CD or schedule a personal video viewing and consultation please visit our website or call 609-883-3492 today! JGMuisc & Entertainment has been in business since 1994. Don't leave your wedding reception, the hands of a non professional. We GUARANTEE that your event will be perfect!
Most Popular Price: $4,500
Live Wire Entertainment
76 Reviews | New York, NY
Live Wire Entertainment is a New York-based music and entertainment group, serving New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania. Nothing makes a wedding day more special than dancing the night away to your favorite songs, performed live and dedicated just to you. Live Wire Entertainment plays nonstop, from classic love songs to modern-day hits. If you want the music of your wedding night to be a mix of both elegance and fun, choose Live Wire Entertainment. Experience Live Wire Entertainment was founded in 1990 by Harry Poulos and Anthony Furio; two incredibly talented musicians who wanted to share their love of performance with all of New York. Since then, the group has played at over 1,000 weddings, receptions and other private events. Services Offered Live Wire Entertainment offers a mix of classic and modern setlists to fit any occasion. This group only performs at one venue per day; your wedding will receive their full attention and the group is happy to make accommodations for your event. With more than fifteen years of experience as a band, Live Wire Entertainment is guaranteed to put on a show for you and your guests. Other Services Live Wire Entertainment, in addition to performing weddings and receptions, offers services for other events. Events include: Engagements Anniversaries Bar/Bat mitzvahs Corporate functions Areas Covered Live Wire Entertainment is based on New York, but performs in venues in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania.
35 Reviews | Belmar, NJ
"Real professional musicians" for your wedding! The BStreetBand knows how to throw a party! We tailor our performance to your liking, with something for everyone: Our specialty - Bruce Springsteen and Jersey Shore music Party Rock; 70's and 80's Oldies Contemporary Hits through our sound system keeps the crowd dancing It's your day - you deserve something unique and special! An unforgettable night - you can have the LONGEST RUNNING TRIBUTE BAND in the world - New Jersey's own B Street Band. Plus - we shape the event to fit your style! With an average of 200 performances/year over the last decade, the BStreetBand is the ONLY Springsteen Tribute to perform with E Street Band members Miami Steve, Max Weinberg, Garry Tallent, Vini “Mad Dog” Lopez, and the Big Man Clarence Clemons. Yes, even the Boss himself has seen the band. The band has opened outside for Bruce at several venues including Wells Fargo, the Prudential Center, Izod Center, Wachovia Center, XFinity Live , and on the steps of the Philadelphia Spectrum’s final 4 shows. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for Details BRUCE & NON-BRUCE SONG LISTS UPON REQUEST
Most Popular Price: $5,000
38 Reviews | Red Bank, NJ
With vast musical talent, an enormous set list and 14 years of experience, there isn't a wedding, party or club that Daddy Pop doesn't dominate. With pinpoint dynamics and high voltage vocals, Daddy Pop covers everything from Etta James To Metallica, and all genres in between. Fearless fronters backed by solid musicians make Daddy Pop a musical menagerie. Whether it's classic rock, nu-rock, or pop rock it's all Daddy Pop! Daddy Pop is an 8-11 piece band that can accommodate accordingly, based upon your budget. Some of our satisfied clients include; Jon & Dorothea Bon Jovi NYSE Make A Wish Foundation JDRF Mercedes Benz Special Olympics American Cancer Society Arena Football League Executive Producer of CSI: Miami Greater Media Radio Stations Rumson Country Club Spring Lake Bath & Tennis Freehold Township PBA Ben Franklin Institute Princeton Alumni University www.daddypop.com Contact us to see if your date is available! Scott@107productions.net
20 Reviews | Mount Laurel, NJ
Marquee is a premier wedding and party band based in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. The band, which is made up of both male and female lead vocalists, provides live entertainment and sets a complimentary atmosphere during your wedding and reception. With their dynamic horn and rhythm section, and ability to perform a variety of genres, you and your guests will be enjoying the excitement and entertainment Marquee provides on your special day. Services Offered Couples have the option of adding on professional sound and lighting, as well as liability insurance, when they select the Marquee band to perform at their wedding. If you select the full wedding packages, you will be provided with a 10-piece band, cocktail musicians, and DJ and MC services. Many music genres are available to choose from including: Big band Classic rock Country Dance Funk Jazz Motown Oldies Pop R&B/soul Rock Swing
Robbie Scott & the New Deal Orchestra
9 Reviews | Stanhope, NJ
Versatile & Experienced Over two decades of experience and versatility make Robbie Scott the consummate musician and orchestra leader. With more than 4,000 tunes in his repertoire, Robbie will personalize your playlist to get your guests up and on their feet. At home in any venue, he specializes in "reading the room" and mixing and matching the right music to the event. With Robbie Scott and the New Deal Orchestra, your event will stand out and be remembered. Robbie has played with Tony Bennett, Carrie Underwood, Bobby Short, Woody Allen, Benny Goodman and many other greats. His New Deal Orchestra has experience performing for U.S. Presidents, Governors, corporate groups and countless VIPs. The New Deal Orchestra is at home playing in any venue – from the White House to arenas, elite hotels and casual settings. They have even been on the big and small screens in such productions as… • Televised parties at the White House • Woody Allen's "Hannah and Her Sisters" • Francis Ford Coppola's "The Cotton Club" • CBS TV’s “Blue Bloods” Robbie Scott and the New Deal Orchestra have been honored to play for the following: • President Bill Clinton • President Ronald Reagan • New Jersey Governor Jim Florio • Beekman Towers • Brooklyn Academy of Music • Cabrini Medical Center • Canoe Brook Country Club • Cooper Hewitt Museum • Exxon Corporation • Fortunoff • Germanistic Society • Goethe House Museum • Grant Thornton • Hebrew Hospital • Historical Society of Princeton University • Indian Harbor Head Club • ITT • Lincoln Center • Lions Club • Madison Square Garden • McCarter Theater • Metropolitan Club • Michael's Pub • Montgomery College • Morris County College • MP Partners Illustrated Medicine • New Jersey Jazz Society • New York Knickerbockers • NYNEX • RH Macy & Company • Tavern on the Green • The Governor´s Awards, Inc. • The Grand Opera House • The Hotel Dupont • The Quadrille Ball • The Red Blazer • The Terrace Club Stamford, CT. • The United Way • Union League Club • University Club • Cathedral Church of St. John Divine AIDS Outreach & Memorial Fund • National Jewish Center for Immunology & Respiratory Medicine Give us a call or email us today! 973-691-8500 or email@example.com
5 Reviews | Freehold, NJ
When you choose White Rabbit for your special occasion you'll always get a packed dance floor, happy guests with tired feet, and ear to ear smiles from all your guests from the fun they are having at your event. With White Rabbit you have options from a single key board player for your cocktail hour to a our Platinum Package that includes Instrumental Music for Ceremony, a keyboard player for Cocktail Hour, Full band for your reception along with uplighting and a DJ to fill in during breaks and for announcements, all options priced accordingly. Regarded as one of areas top cover bands, White Rabbit's eclectic repertoire of classic and current hits sets us apart from any other act. White Rabbit has the knowledge and experience necessary to ensure that your wedding/special event is an absolute success. White Rabbit www.whiterabbitrocks.com facebook.com/whiterabbitrocks inquiries 609-713-7155 or firstname.lastname@example.org our web site contact link is below Contact
Most Popular Price: $4,950
Brian Kirk & the Jirks
95 Reviews | Red Bank, NJ
Brian Kirk & the Jirks are an energetic, interactive 8-12 piece celebration band hailing from the Jersey shore. Brimming with talent and charisma, our song list is limitless and spans from today's hits to traditional classics- and we play continuous music throughout your entire wedding. We offer unparalleled services to customize your wedding- from your ceremony and cocktail hour to your wedding reception. We will learn songs specifically for your wedding, making your special dances extraordinary! With our full production of lighting and sound, your wedding will be nothing short of an exclusive concert. Band leader & front man, Brian Kirk has been engaging audiences for over 2 decades! Brian will act as your Master of Ceremonies throughout your entire wedding, creating smooth transitions and hand picking the songs that get and keep your guests dancing all night long! BK&J have enlisted an all star cast of musicians that play with experience, boldness, accuracy and pure love of the art form. Along with Brian are the incredible vocals of Steve Johnson, David Pershan and Kristin Cochran, backed by thick vocal harmonies and multiple instrumentation including a 3-piece horn section. BK&J have the ability to play an extremely diverse repertoire of songs complete with great groove and accomplished solos, from rock, funk, pop, hip hop/rap, country, swing, jazz, oldies, or modern songs. Whatever the style, Brian Kirk & The Jirks play it and play it well! When you book BK&J for your wedding, you get the full attention of not just our band leader, but our entire professional staff. All of our clients get the one-on-one attention they deserve with their own personal events coordinator, who is available at all hours of the day to answer your questions and put your mind at ease! Furthermore, with Brian's 2 decades of experience comes an abundance of knowledge, expertise, attention to the smallest of detail and his calming disposition. Brian Kirk & the Jirks are the perfect balance of chic and elegance and are one of the top bands in the tri-state area. We have been rated by The Knot, Wedding Wire, Bride's Choice Awards and most importantly our clients (read their testimonials here). Our reputation speaks for itself. Come meet the band and delight in the experience BK&J has to offer. And we'll see you on your big day! Contact us today for a personalized quote and to speak with our events coordinator, Nicole: Nicole@JirksEvents.com CEREMONY: We offer several unique options for your ceremony. Each option gives you the ability to choose from traditional ceremony music (“Wedding March” or “Canon In D”) to contemporary music (“Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” “I’m Yours,” or “Beautiful Day”)- or a mix of both! Set the mood with an endless amount of song possibilities. We’ve even had the privilege to help replicate the recessional song scene from the movie “Love Actually” (view that scene here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iNzt9TbiVVc)! Ceremony Options: DJ Pianist Violinist Acoustic Guitarist Upright Bass 2-piece ensemble 3-piece ensemble 4-piece ensemble COCKTAIL HOUR: From elegant piano to soulful jazz ensembles, your options are limitless for your cocktail hour! We offer an acoustic guitarist perfect for beach-themed music, a saxophonist to create the mood of New York City, a DJ for your favorite top 40's or a violinist perfect for Vitamin String Quartet replicas. Our ensembles can provide any genre you desire, including a Mardi Gras themed cocktail hour! Cocktail Hour Options: DJ Pianist Acoustic Guitarist Violinist Saxophonist Upright Bass Female Vocalist Percussionist 2-piece ensemble 3-piece ensemble 4-piece ensemble RECEPTION: Brian Kirk & the Jirks have entertained Brides and Grooms and their guests at over 60 weddings a year for the past 2 decades. We perform with the same high energry that we would if we were playing to a sold out arena. We customize your wedding to fit your personality- including but not limited to the song selection, attire and layout of the evening. We provide the experience that leaves you and your guests saying "that was the best wedding I have ever been to!" Band Options: 9-piece band: female vocalist, 2 guitarists/vocalists, bassist/vocalist, keyboardist/vocalist, drummer, saxophonist/rapper, trumpeter, and trombonist DJ 10-piece band: female vocalist, 2 guitarists/vocalists, bassist/vocalist, keyboardist/vocalist, drummer, saxophonist/rapper, saxophonist, trumpeter, and trombonist DJ 11-piece band: female vocalist, 2 guitarists/vocalists, bassist/vocalist, keyboardist/vocalist, drummer, saxophonist/rapper, saxophonist, 2 trumpeters, and trombonist DJ 12-piece band: female vocalist, 2 guitarists/vocalists, bassist/vocalist, keyboardist/vocalist, drummer, saxophonist/rapper, saxophonist, 2 trumpeters, and 2 trombonists DJ Contact us today for a personalized quote and to speak with our events coordinator, Nicole: Nicole@JirksEvents.com
Most Popular Price: $10,000
The Smokin' Section
47 Reviews | Metuchen, NJ
Experience the Smokin? Section for your party or affair!! The Smokin? Section has been getting audiences up and dancing at wedding receptions, corporate parties, bar/bas mitzvahs and clubs since the mid ?90s. From elegant, refined gatherings in Newport, RI to wild blowouts in Chicago, the Smokin' Section has been an integral part of hundreds of memorable parties and weddings. We have also performed at clubs throughout the metro area, and we've played in front of audiences of over 5,000 people. Comprised of some of the metro NYC area?s finest and most versatile musicians; the Smokin? Section is a rehearsed band ranging from 4 - 11 pieces. We also offer Band/DJ combos. When we go out with our full 9 piece unit, Smokin' Section features 3 dynamic, multitalented vocalists upfront (1 female, 2 male), a tight 3 man horn section (not an afterthought or add-on, but an important part of the band) and a rhythm section of keyboard, bass and drums that will make you and your guests want to get up and dance. (We will tailor the band to the specifics of your particular party and can go out with more or less pieces in the band based on your needs.) We know how to get people on the dance floor and keep them there! The Smokin? Section treats each party we do individually; we monitor what?s going on at that specific party and play the right mix of music to keep the guests happy. Rest assured that the Smokin' Section does not mistake volume for energy; we are very aware of dynamics and know how to groove at a comfortable volume level for you and your guests. The Smokin? Section has become well known throughout the tri-state area for its unique combination of versatility, excitement and musicality. We enjoy playing the full range of dance music and take pride in being able to perform many different styles of music the right way and with spirit! This enthusiasm never fails to connect with our audience and helps to fill up the dance floor. From Classic Rock to Club, Swing/Society and Sinatra to Salsa and Merengue, Ballads to Boogie, Rhythm ?n Blues to Rhumba, Top 40 to Tarantella and much, much more, the Smokin' Section plays its music with energy, grace, passion and sophistication.
134 Reviews | Paramus, NJ
Excel Entertainment is a wedding band in Paramus, New Jersey. The band would love to engage your loved ones with energy and precision during your special day. Their opinion is that your entertainment provider should embrace your ideas and come up with an outcome that builds on that foundation. Services Offered Couples whose weddings are set in northern New Jersey and Westchester can work with this band for their ceremony, cocktail hour and/or reception. Music genres in their repertoire run the gamut: punk rock, blues, gospel and acoustic are just a few. Some of the services Excel Entertainment offers include the following: Learning new songs Bilingual emcee Emcee Vocals Instrumentals Karaoke Liability insurance Willingness to travel Microphones Fog machine Lighting Projector
Eddy 'D Orchestras
4 Reviews | Marlboro, NJ
Eddy D’ Orchestras & Entertainment has been in the celebration business since 1985. We are extremely well versed with all the presentation necessary for making your wedding a very special event. Eddy D’s repertoire is designed to meet every taste. Their sets can include: Swing Era, 50’s, 60’s, Motown, Classics, Line Dances and Present Day Top 40 Music and Ethnic Requests are Gladly Accomadated. Whether its your wedding, corporate party or Bar / Bat Mitzvah, for the very best in musical entertainment, it has to be Eddy D! The Blast Band, one of the Metropolitan Area’s finest bands, consists of 11 performers including 3 female vocalists that are extremely talented individually as well as collectively. The band features a 4 piece brass section including 2 trumpets, trombone and saxophone. The Blast is extremely fortunate to have 10 lead vocalists, each with vocal stylings that are diversified from each other. The Band also is proud to feature the founder of Eddy D Orchestras, Eddy DeNoia with his Sinatra, Darin and Manilow specialties. Eddy D has always felt strongly that the diversifications of music and the talent to produce it is of the utmost importance at any affair, and the Blast Band offers superior entertainment to make your affair the best it can be. - SET REHEARSED BANDS & DJ'S - - PROFESSIONAL MUSICIANS - - VOCAL SIMULATIONS OF ORIGINAL ARTISTS - CONTINUOUS MUSIC - - FULLY INSURED - - MUSIC CUSTOMIZED TO YOUR TASTE - -CEREMONY / COCKTAIL MUSIC AVAILABLE - Please contact us for more information: (908) 964-0610 - (973) 736-2771 - (908) 377-4976 cell
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