Sam Hill Entertainment
218 Reviews | Charlottesville, VA
Sam Hill Entertainment is an award-winning wedding band company in Charlottesville, Virginia that provides band options for weddings across the country. The bands at Sam Hill are guaranteed to make your wedding event into a lively party that is well remembered by your guests. Experience Sam Hill Entertainment has been helping couples find a band for their wedding for over 20 years and has expanded their premier band connection service to all 50 states and the D.C. area. Having served thousands of clients, Sam Hill is a well-rated resource for finding a quality band to entertain on your wedding day. Services Offered Sam Hill understands how important it is to get the right band at your wedding. They've developed a process for delivering a high-quality band experience every time. You can expect Sam Hill Entertainment to provide guidance, responsiveness and access to bands and their reviews while you are on your search. Additionally, you can expect the following from the band you select: Detail coordination Learning new songs Playing requested from song list Appropriate attire Sound equipment Comfortable volume for your party Recorded music during reasonable breaks Public announcement services
57 Reviews | Richmond, VA
"2014 Top 15 Nationally Ranked" by Martha Stewart Weddings http://tinyurl.com/mvydd9d Let's face it. The goal of every party, celebration & special occasion is to have a great time. Finding a band that can complement and create that exciting, energetic & fun atmosphere is easy when you choose Attraction. Crisp harmonies, a dynamic stage show, a packed dance floor, attention to detail...this 8-12pc pro dance band performs EVERYTHING: Top 40, Motown, Beach, Soul, Classic Rock, Oldies, Retro 70's & 80's, Jazz & Cocktail music, Country and even a little Reggae! The band mantra is NO-CHEESE! To have performed dozens of events from New York City to San Juan, Puerto Rico to Nice, France is a feat matched by only a few bands. To have performed full time for more than 15 years says a lot for this band's success. Attraction have performed for presidential candidates, governors, corporate groups, anywhere that great music and a great time was the goal. One event planner even flew the band to San Juan, Puerto Rico to insure a flawless party. Not too bad! The entire band has passports! With Attraction you'll notice the big difference - crisp harmonies, a high energy stage show, state-of-the-art equipment, attention to detail and clean cut performers with a desire to please. Of course these guys and gals are talented, but experienced as well and it pays off. They can shift gears in an instant delivering what every event needs. There will be a song and a dance for everyone - slow dance to upbeat top 40. Don't be surprised if you see the flower girl or ring bearer jamming' on a tambourine and cowbell! The band insist everyone have a great time! Not only is Attraction extremely entertaining and engaging, they're easy to work with, too! Band leader Dave Barton will happily work with you to ensure you're happy with the song selection prior to your event - including special requests or if someone wants to sit in and jam with the band. He's exceptionally detail oriented and will work with you or your event coordinator to ensure a good flow & momentum and maximize the most music during the course of your event. Their state-of-the-art sound system is always at the volume level that suits you, and you can always count on the band looking great in sharp. Want a larger band? Attraction can add a horn section, too! Weddings often require a band that can easily move between light background music to high-energy, raise the roof dance music; from romantic ballads to get-everyone-on-the-floor party hits. Attraction provides top quality fun, music and attention to detail. Attraction can announce your wedding party as the enter the reception. Attraction will take breaks when you are cutting your cake or taking pictures to play as much music as possible. Attraction will perform fun tunes for your bouquet toss and garter traditions and Attraction will happily make any announcements you may require during the course of the reception. For events as varied as upscale weddings to backyard throw downs -- Attraction can cover it all! Accolades: Attraction was recently named one of Martha Stewart Weddings' "Best Bands to Hire for a Wedding," Tied for Best Wedding Band in Richmond Magazine's 2014 Wedding A-List. 2011, 2014, and 2015 WeddingWire Couples' Choice Award. It's A Big Deal! It's A Night To Remember • Perfect Volume. Never a complaint. Guests can talk, visit, and dance to our music without worry. • Long Power Sets to pack the dance floor. Attraction feature sets that consistently run 75 minutes or longer! 3 hour non-stop show options available. • More horns? Can do! Larger lineup up to 12 with added singers and horns if needed. • In-Ear monitoring. What does this mean? NO volume complaints. No squealing sound. Never will you hear that the "band was too loud". Not here! • High-End LED Lighting - small footprint with very little electrical pull. • First Dances That Stay True to the original recording so YOU can prepare and be spot on. • Themed Events And Custom Show Attire - Attraction have been hired to support Mad Men themes, Cuban Music themes, and Charleston Era 20's themed events. Get creative! • Emcee to cover all of your announcements from bandleader Dave Barton who has trained in this skill • Custom DJ mixes for any breaks or pre-event music needs. Newer upbeat clean DJ mixes played on our state-of- the-art PA. Want to drop off your iPod? Can do! • Attire That Is Your Choice - white dinner jackets to black tuxes, long sequined gowns to sixties era skirts, Charleston era tassle dresses to modern club attire - we cover it all! • No Large Mixing Console! ALL of our mixing is done remotely using iPAD wireless networking from our well dressed sound techs • Ceremony Sound Reinforcement featuring state of the art Bose sound with wireless lapel mics on your officiant • After Party DJ mixes to extend your event! • A Cocktail Jazz Set for just the right touch to start your event! • A Song And Dance for Everyone. Look over our songlist from Kesha to Louis Armstrong. Pitbull to The Temptations. There is a song for ALL age groups. Weddings often require a band that can easily move between light background music to high-energy, raise the roof dance music; from romantic ballads to get-everyone-on-the-floor party hits. Attraction provides top quality fun, music and attention to detail! Attraction can announce your wedding party as the enter the reception. Attraction will take breaks when you are cutting your cake or taking pictures to play as much music as possible. Attraction will perform fun tunes for your bouquet toss and garter traditions and Attraction will happily make any announcements you may require during the course of the reception.
Big Ray & the Kool Kats
78 Reviews | Charlottesville, VA
A multi-talented wedding band in Charlottesville, Virginia, Big Ray and the Kool Kats is the perfect choice for newly engaged couples looking to appeal to a variety of styles and tastes. Specializing in everything from Motown to classic rock, the 11-piece ensemble has been blowing couples away since 1996. Founded by longtime professional musician Ray Caddell, Big Ray and the Kool Kats knows exactly how to make your affair one to remember! Experience Big Ray and the Kool Kats has won five WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards! They were named one of the best wedding bands in America by Modern Bride Magazine. Ray Caddell has appeared and recorded with Tony Bennett and Frank Sinatra, among others. With credits like these, you can't go wrong with this wedding band! Services Offered Big Ray and the Kool Kats’ large ensemble of professional musicians leaves nothing to chance in order to ensure the smooth success of your event. In addition to their extensive set list, their services include: Ability to learn new songs Music during breaks Lighting Microphones Sound/PA system MC Areas Covered Big Ray and the Kool Kats is more than happy to assist couples in an array of locations. In addition to the Charlottesville area, the band also services D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
Most Popular Price: $8,500
EastCoast Entertainment, Inc
147 Reviews | North Chesterfield, VA
A full-service entertainment agency in Charlottesville, Virginia, EastCoast Entertainment, Inc is perfect for ready-to-wed couples looking for an unforgettable experience. From bands and DJs to specialty musicians, couples may choose from an immensely diverse roster to make their event truly one-of-a-kind. With over 40 years of experience, EastCoast Entertainment, Inc knows exactly how to make your wedding a night to remember! Services Offered In addition to a multitude of entertainment options, EastCoast Entertainment, Inc also provides couples with event production services. To ensure the day goes off without a hitch, couples can expect the following: Consulting Support personnel (hosts/hostesses, etc.) Lighting Projector Fog machine Microphones Sound/PA system Generators Power distribution Multi-media and technological support Other Services To assist with your wedding day needs, EastCoast Entertainment, Inc provides the following when it comes to booking: Evaluation of location Negotiation of artist riders Evaluation of power and electrical needs Intermediary assistance Pricing assistance Booking assistance Areas Covered In addition to the Charlottesville area, EastCoast Entertainment, Inc also services the Richmond and Virginia Beach areas.
0 Reviews | Asheville, NC
Duo Vela's beautiful blend of flute and guitar will be perfect for your special day! Classically trained at the Eastman School of Music, they are able to arrange any music that you have in mind. Trumpet Voluntary, the Beatles, Bach, Usher? They can either completely customize your music or you can leave it up to them! The Wedding Package includes a CD of musical selections from your big day!
4 Reviews | Virginia Beach, VA
The Deloreans The perfect party band for your upcoming "Special Day". Covering all of your favorite songs from the 80's, there is something for everyone all in one decade. Go back in time with us, and have the time of your life. Give us a call today @ 757-343-6706!!
9 Reviews | Virginia Beach, VA
Kustom Made is a dynamite show and dance band with a state of the art lights show and sound system. The group's name was chosen due to the exact handpicking of each person's talent, attribute, and lifestyle. The purpose of the group is to provide the very best in quality and professionalism that every client deserves. The members have traveled and played all over, from Vegas to Europe. Kustom Made possesses extremely versatile voices, making sure to give you a wide range of performances from their lovely female featured singers that cover hits from Beyoncé to Diana Ross and so many more. There is also their Sounds of Motown act, featuring the music of the Temptations, Four Tops, and Gladys Knight. Simply put, it's an energetic, dynamic show that involves the crowd. Tony Johnson, the group's leader, states that, "Making a good living doing what you love is great! But to hear a client appreciate you, thank you, and refer others to you is the greatest satisfaction." Kustom Made has not only traveled extensively, but the members have toured and played with the likes of the Ojays, Earth Wind & Fire, The Showmen, Tina Marie, and The Chairmen of the Board just to name a few. If you want to hear great music, watch a great show, and have a great time rocking out to classics, R&B, and rock and roll, Kustom Made is the band for you!
15 Reviews | Virginia Beach, VA
A Virginia Living Magazine "Top Wedding Vendor" for 6 years running (2011-2017)! Combining national recording talent with private event know-how and ego-free professionalism, Vinyl Headlights smashes the cheesy cover band mold. The "nicest people in the party business" draw from a vast repertoire, spanning decades of hits from the worlds of rock, pop, dance, hip hop, and even country. Vinyl Headlights can customize a high-energy performance with enough musical variety to keep all your guests entertained. Their flexibility, professionalism, and attention to detail make working with the band a stress-free experience for the veteran event planner or the first-time client. The group spotlights three lead vocalists, enabling them to tackle a very broad range of music (optional female vocalist addition available). When a band has so much material in its repertoire that it can perform three nights in a row without repeating a song, you can be sure that they'll be able to customize the right mix for your event.
Brackish Water Jamboree
1 Review | Virginia Beach, VA
We have played plenty of weddings and we know that no two weddings are the same. This is YOUR day and your songs will be unique to you. You may worry about a million things leading up to and on the day of your wedding, but we ensure that the music will not be one of them! An example of the last wedding we played: Ceremony: fiddle, banjo, and upright bass renditions of Bach and Beethoven as well as The Avett Brothers, Mumford & Sons, and much more. This was for seating before the wedding, as well as processional and recessional. Cocktail hour: performed fiddle tunes and roots dancing music. First dance: our own rendition of the bride's request "Thinking Out Loud" We also can offer DJ and announcing (emcee) services included in one low price. We provide all mics and sound system for music, toasts, announcements, etc.
The Janitors Band
3 Reviews | Virginia Beach, VA
Fueled by front man Danny Morgan's Soulful singing and enthusiastic Footwork, Dave Kirkman's funky drums, Chuck Lewis, Funky, solid bass lines and vocals, Dale Leftwich's tasteful guitar work and vocals and Ricky Smith on Keyboards, they emit an energy level and sonic fullness that rivals larger bands. Simply put,they demand an audiences' attention. Their tight blend of Rhythm & Blues, 60's Soul, 70's Funk, Country, Classic rock and current Top 40 Dance keep people of all ages dancing from the first note 'til the last.
Most Popular Price: $3,500
Pan in Harmony
0 Reviews | Chesapeake, VA
Ryan Roberts has been studying and performing the art form of the steel drum/steel pan for over 10 years. He has performed for weddings, school functions, private parties and many more. Pan in Harmony has a wide variety of music to offer. From Soca and Calypso, to Jazz, R&B and even American Pop music. Book Pan in Harmony for your next event!!! BIO: From 2009-2014, Ryan was the Director of the Kempsville Middle School "Pans of Steel" Steel Orchestra. Where he composed and arranged all of the orchestra's music. Ryan is a currently working at Mannette Musical Instruments in Morgantown, WV part time, Where he is learning the craft of constructing and tuning steel pan instruments under the direction of the M.M.I Staff and The man himself, Dr. Ellie Mannette. Carmen Bruno has over 19 years of professional performing experience behind the drum set and the steel pan instrument. He has performed throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Jamaica, The Cayman Islands, Bahamas, and even San Juan, Puerto Rico. He is currently an Active performer, arranger, clinician and composer. Mr. Bruno currently lives in Myrtle Beach, SC with his loving wife and 3 children.
The Rare Mixx Band
6 Reviews | Chesapeake, VA
Celebrate your special occasion with one of the hottest party bands on the east coast. The "The Rare Mixx Band", with over 100 cumulative years of experience is sure to make your event one to remember. With seasoned vocals and energetic authentic musicianship, the group entertains audiences with a wide variety of music from the 60's to the present. Whether your preference is soft jazz, standard dinner music, or high energy dance, The "Rare Mixx Band" is sure to please and has the repertoire to accommodate any setting. The "Rare Mixx Band" is currently performing events such as "Wedding Receptions, Corporate Functions, Barmitzvahs, Birthday Parties, Class Reunions / Graduations, etc. You will be pleasantly pleased with the volume of the music throughout the evening as there is a technologically advanced and experienced sound engineer present and monitoring it from beginning to end. The group is very easy to work with and offers a variety of packages from which to choose to perfectly fit the size of your party. If you love the sound of horns, we provide the best. "The Rare Mixx Band" specializes in weddings with the arrangement of the first dance for the bride and groom, the father /daughter dance, the son / mother dance etc, just let us know what songs you wish to dance to, and we will actually learn them for you and play them live. We also welcome guest singers and musicians from your party, with your permission of course. The "Rare Mixx Band" is licensed, insured, and ready to party with you. View our song list here: http://smart-business-now.com/RareMixxBand/RareMixxContentSongList.pdf We look forward to hearing from you! Please give us a call 757-879-4952 or send us an email at email@example.com.
The JHarp Company, LLC
2 Reviews | Hampton Roads, VA
MUSIC IS... the foundation against which your wedding is built upon. It sets the atmosphere, establishes the theme, as well as initiates unforgettable memories not only for the bride and groom, but for everyone in attendance. It tells your guests if your wedding is going to be romantic, sophisticated, or downright funky. Consequently, choosing the right music for the ceremony, as well as the reception, is one of the most significant and possibly equally stressful aspects of planning a wedding. WE ARE YOUR "ONE STOP" ENTERTAINMENT / MUSIC CONSULTANTS... The JHarp Company, LLC is a trailblazer in the design and production of high-quality special events and entertainment programs in the Hampton Roads, Virginia area. Serving corporate, institutional and private clients locally, the JHarp Company, LLC combines nearly 40 years of professional experience of a vocalist and a musician. Our focus is to take the stress out of your hunt for reliable, professional entertainment, leaving you with additional time to handle other dynamics of wedding planning that are just as significant. Our service is unique because we can synchronize music for an event from beginning to end – from your rehearsal dinner to your ceremony, reception and post wedding brunch – and quote one price. That means the wedding couple can trust us to take care of all the details and not worry about planning every facet of the entertainment. We will ensure that you have the most talented and professional musicians/vocalist available to you and your guests, coordinating all aspects of entertainment with your wedding coordinator. If you do not have a coordinator, we are able to provide you a referral list of professional vendors we have previously worked with. This is done to ensure a harmonious timetable on the day of your wedding. Let the JHarp Company, LLC assist you in making your wedding extraordinary, and one soon not to forget.
More Music Group
1 Review | Virginia Beach, VA
More Music Group has been one of the East Coast's premiere booking agencies since 1981, providing only the best in wedding entertainment. From elegant ceremony music to a rockin' reception, we have a versatile roster of musicians and DJs that will cater to your taste and preferences while creating the most unique wedding experience for you and your guests. Visit our website to view our extensive roster of musicians, or contact our office directly for more information. We look forward to working with you! firstname.lastname@example.org | www.moremusicgroup.com | 757.463.1940
0 Reviews | Norfolk, VA
Playing Your Favorite Dance and Party Songs. If you like to dance, have fun, sing along and party, then you're in good company with Bigger Dream. Bigger Dream is a Virginia based variety band that plays the soundtrack of your life. Be it Motown, Country, Disco, Funk, Top 40 Pop or straight up Rock and Roll, Bigger Dream can play it all and play it well. The band is comprised of seasoned musicians capable of producing a variety of sounds, including horn parts and strings. They're a 5-piece band with the sound of a 10. A Bigger Dream wedding or corporate performance can involve emceeing the event, deejaying, and learning special request songs. The band understands that you and your event are what's important.Your good time is our good time.
Three Sheets to the Wind
33 Reviews | Richmond, VA
A nautically themed wedding band in Richmond, Virginia, Three Sheets to the Wind specializes in yacht rock and AM Gold tunes from the '70s and '80s. Touted as “the wedding band for people who hate wedding bands,” they are the perfect alternative for couples looking for a “tongue-in-cheek” approach on their special day. Established in 2008 and led by Topper Dandy, Three Sheets to the Wind is happy to help create a night you and your guests won’t forget! Services Offered A yacht rock band at heart, Three Sheets to the Wind will keep the dance floor jumping with your favorite '70s and '80s soft rock classics. Looking for something a little more modern? Never fear: Three Sheets to the Wind is more than happy to learn a song of another genre to create an experience that is uniquely yours. Additional services to enhance your experience include: Wireless microphones for guests' use during toasts Emcee services by Topper Dandy State-of-the-art equipment The Rounding Cape Horns (3 member horn section) Secondary PA systems available for cocktail hour Secondary PA system and lavaliere mic available for ceremony
Mimsey Mack Music
0 Reviews | Norfolk, VA
***Mimsey Mack Solo: Singer-Songwriter, sings and plays guitar with a variety of percussion instruments. She performs with a provocatively indie-funk-punk style, with professionalism. ***Boris and Natasha Band Two-Piece Electric Indie-Rock band. Mimsey Mack electric guitar and vocals; Vince DiRosa on drums and backup vocals. Party Music from the 50's to Now. You can select from: **One-Piece Acoustic Singer Songwriter with foot tambourine **Two-Piece Electric Rock Band
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