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  • Rory John Zak

    Rory John Zak and his band creates a powerful, energetic,and melodic show which turns your wedding into a truly...Read more memorable experience. The show is enhanced by state-of-the-art audio, lighting, and setup. With musicians based out of Nashville, Rory’s all-pro band delivers a crowd-pleasing mix of...

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  • Marquee

    Marquee is a premier wedding and party band based in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. The band provides live vocals and sets a...Read more complimentary atmosphere throughout your wedding ceremony and reception. With their dynamic horn and rhythm section, and the ability to perform a range of songs, you can enjoy the...

  • The Eturnity Band

    From corporate parties to Michael Jordan’s 40th birthday party and, of course, weddings, The Eturnity Band is a New York...Read more City-based band that's got what you need to kickstart a groovin’ dance party. The band incorporates professional choreography into their stage performances. Whether you need music...

  • Cagen Music LLC

    Cagen Music LLC, based in Northbrook, Illinois, provides live music and DJ entertainment to the Chicago area. The...Read more agency's live bands include The Don Cagen Orchestra, Big Beat, Incognito, Greek Beat, The Covergirls Violin Show, Arioso Strings, GoodVibes, CagenJazz, and Chitarra Trio. They offer...

  • Groove Place Dance Horn Band

    Groove Place Dance Horn Band is a wedding band located in Havertown, Pennsylvania. A 10-piece horn band, they perform a...Read more wide variety of music genres ranging from big band to latin. They aim to provide excellent entertainment at a reasonable price. With over a decade of experience, they are a...

  • Nick Battistella, Sinatra & More

    Nick Battistella, Sinatra & More brings a classical edge to weddings in and around Buffalo, New York with their elegant...Read more vocals. Dance the night away to swing music or sway to the smooth jazz stylings of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Ray Charles, and Michael Buble. Services Offered Couples are invited...

  • Hip Service

    Based in Sacramento, California, Hip Service loves weddings! Soon-to-be brides and grooms know that choosing the right...Read more wedding band is one of the most important decisions you’ll have to make for the big day. Weddings are special. While there may be a band at a club or concert that you absolutely...

  • The Vintage 15

    The Vintage 15 is an unbelievably talented group of jazz musicians. From a Duo to a Big Band and everything in between,...Read more we will customize your wedding. Let us serenade your wedding with timeless music for an unforgettable performance. We play jazz and swing from the golden era with a modern twist,...

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  • Almost Easy Entertainment

    Based out of Asbury Park, New Jersey, Almost Easy Entertainment provides live music and DJ services for weddings in the...Read more Garden State and Tri-state area. With expert musicians who delight in dazzling audiences with their upbeat performances, these outfits boast eclectic repertoires that feature...

  • Better Her Than Me

    Better Her Than Me is a Boston, Massachusetts-based wedding band that specializes in performing dance music from the 60s...Read more all the way through to today’s top 40 hits! The band is fun and full of energy to keep your guests up and dancing all night long. Better Her Than Me is able to accommodate to any...

  • Utah Live Bands

    Utah Lives Bands is an agency based out of Salt Lake City, Utah that manages wedding bands. This team’s roster of...Read more experienced acts includes The Groove Merchants, High Society, The Salamanders, Dance Doctors, Drive Country Band, and Jersey Street. These bands and more are available to enhance your...

  • Cafe Wha? Band

    Cafe Wha? Band is a wedding musical ensemble operating out of New York City. Based in the heart of Greenwich Village,...Read more this seasoned musical group has kept audiences on dance floors for over three decades. They have become renowned for their renditions of timeless classics and contemporary hits and...

  • Dancehall Days

    Dancehall Days has been wowing crowds since 2014. The group has provided thrilling entertainment worldwide from the...Read more continental United States and Hawaii, to the UK and Bahamas. They are a dynamic and powerful mix of vocals integrated with a polished cast of musicians, which has placed them in high...

  • Matt Wilson Band

    Matt Wilson Band is a well-known professional wedding based in Austin, Texas and New Orleans, LA. With over 20 years of...Read more stage experience, this group truly knows how to put on an amazing show for you and your guests of all ages. Their impressive repertoire of songs from every genre is sure to please...

  • Closing Time

    Brides and Grooms of New England! Are you ready to make your dream wedding a reality? Do you want a party your guests...Read more will rave about for years to come? Closing Time is ready to make that happen with legendary live music & DJ services for your ceremony, cocktail hour, dinner, and dancing. We perform...


    TRADEWINDS is a wedding band based in West Babylon, New York. This team of professional musicians is honored to help you...Read more celebrate your wedding day with energetic and joyful music. For over a decade, TRADEWINDS has continued to grow from a high-energy party band to a professional company that is...

  • Ike & Martin

    Ike & Martin of Genoa, Nevada are acoustic musicians available to add a unique musical flair to your wedding or special...Read more event. This enthusiastic duo shares their instrumental and vocal expertise for a wedding event you won't soon forget. Ike Marr plays the banjo, guitar, mandolin and viola; Martin...

  • The Last Nites

    Next live show- Wednesday 11/16/22 at Red Lion NYC. The Last Nites are a music lovers party band. We play a refreshing...Read more mix of songs that stray from the same wedding band standards that you have been hearing for years. That said, you will still be singing and dancing along until your feet are sore....

  • Bread and Butter

    Bread and Butter is a premier wedding band based in Jacksonville, Florida and is willing to travel for your big day....Read more This energetic group of entertainers has been offering their talents to couples for many years. Bread and Butter prides itself in providing professional entertainment that is still...

  • BoomBox Heroes

    BoomBox Heroes is a high-energy party band based in Los Angeles, California. Available to hire to perform at weddings...Read more and other private events, these elite musicians will play fun covers of your favorite songs all night long. Services Offered BoomBox Heroes will work with you to create a custom set...

  • The Walk-Ins

    The Walk-Ins is a professional wedding band based in Chicago, Illinois. A versatile full band with years of experience,...Read more they can create a setlist of live music to play at your wedding that will get all your guests on the dance floor. Services Offered The Walk-Ins is a talented full band composed of...

  • KBrownExpress

    KBrownExpress is a wedding band based in Paterson, New Jersey, that also works throughout the tri-state area. This...Read more ensemble has been performing for audiences for over a decade. Defined by their jazzy flair and strong vocals, they are passionate about curating musical shows to be remembered. Services...

  • Chad Freeman & Redline

    Chad Freeman & Redline is a wedding band based in Phoenix, Arizona. Chad and the Redline band are experienced and...Read more well-traveled performers. They've played in over 15 countries and performed at NASCAR events, CMA Fest Nashville, the Fiesta Bowl, and the Super Bowl. Chad also spent four years playing...

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  • Great Family Reunion

    Great Family Reunion is a wedding band based in Denver, CO and Brooklyn, NY. The GFR collective was founded by Jordan...Read more Linit and Jonathan “Skippy” Huvard. No two couples are alike, GFR creates unreal performances fitted to the unique specifications of each client. They want to give you and your...

Wedding Music Bands

Whether you envision a small ensemble as your wedding guests dine, or a large, lively band to provide the soundtrack as you dance the night away, the wedding music you choose is an important element of your Big Day. While musical tastes vary, we can all agree that there’s nothing quite like music to set the desired mood at an event.

Couples have two major options: hiring a wedding DJ or finding the perfect live wedding music band to anchor the celebration. Along with playing any requested tunes and providing essential entertainment, a DJ or wedding music band leader also ensures that your event moves smoothly and fluidly from one amazing moment to the next.

If you decide to go with live music, selecting the right band is crucial. Here are some things to consider when picking your wedding music band.

Choosing the Best Wedding Music Bands

Although your wedding venue may have a list of musicians that they work with, you may not be limited to the names on it. Check the contract to see if you can bring in outside musicians. Also, be familiar with any noise restrictions at the venue, or the need for extra power supplies or any other equipment for your band. Keep in mind that a band will likely take up more space than a DJ, so make sure there are ample accommodations. As with other elements of wedding planning, the more information you have available about your wedding music band in advance, the more smoothly your actual event will run.

Couples should be aware that wedding live bands tend to be more expensive than a DJ – but this is a good area to splurge. A live band provides a rich sound and is a memorable option for your reception. Before booking, ask any potential bands if they are performing at any public events in the near future. If so, you can see them in person and decide if they fit your style. Otherwise, ask for some videos of past performances. After searching around, reading reviews and possibly seeing potential wedding bands perform, you'll be ready to make your selection.

Selecting Songs for Your Wedding Music Band

Before your event, we recommend giving your chosen wedding music band two specific song lists. One should be songs and musical genres you absolutely want to hear, along with when you want to hear them (such as processional, recessional, first dance and mother-son/ father-daughter dance). The other list should be songs and musical categories you don’t want them to play.

Give some thought to your guests in attendance. While nobody is disputing that it's your special day, you also want your friends, family and loved ones to have a good time. You might add some classic songs and/or fast and slow songs to encourage everyone to dance.

WeddingWire offers plenty of resources for finding the right wedding live band to suit your musical desires. Don't forget to check online reviews for advice from couples who have previously hired your band. Start your search and find the live wedding music to complete your celebration!

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