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a fresh take on the classic party band
$10,000+ range for events in Newport News, VA

A fresh take on the classic party band, Nocturne has captured lightning in a bottle. Comprised of NYC’s finest musicians -- many of whom have performed all over the wo...  [more]

party classics, modern hits & packed dance floors
$7500-10,000 range for events in Newport News, VA

The members of The A-Town A-List have traveled the world, sharing stages with a Who’s Who of musical luminaries that includes Bruce Springsteen, The Black-Eyed Peas, T...  [more]

powerhouse of modern hits and classic soul!
$7500-10,000 range for events in Newport News, VA

Mo’ Sol’s energetic brand of Motown, funk, soul & hip-hop has become a mainstay at weddings, private parties and corporate events throughout the Southeast. The ban...  [more]

soul, pop & hip-hop hits for any event
$5000-7500 range for events in Newport News, VA

With the highest level of musicians and showmanship to provide extraordinary entertainment, 1st Generation Band can turn an ordinary event into a special occasion. Wit...  [more]

top 40 to soul, rock to swing, Attraction does it
$5000-7500 range for events in Newport News, VA

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, en...  [more]

live entertainment like you've never had it!
$5000-7500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Dynamic and energetic vocalists, a tight four-piece rhythm section and unparalleled client service set the Crystal Clear Band apart from the average party band. It is ...  [more]

classic party songs, current rock and hip-hop
$5000-7500 range for events in Newport News, VA

The Dickens formed with one goal in mind: to create the ULTIMATE PARTY BAND for a new generation of music fans. These veterans of the Southeastern music scene have jo...  [more]

A Full Repertoire of Rock, Funk, Dance and more!
$5000-7500 range for events in Newport News, VA

In Full can play a million songs. A million and one if you count that hit that's coming out tomorrow.

With a rock solid rhythm section, exclamation points o...  [more]

Best of the 70s, 80s, 90s and today - all party!
$5000-7500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Right Foot Red has been described by clients, fans and planners alike as "the ultimate party band." Based out of Baltimore, MD, Right Foot Red has been bring...  [more]

endless repertoire of rock, soul & jazz tunes
$3500-5000 range for events in Newport News, VA

Combining critically acclaimed musicianship with a vast repertoire of music ranging from The Beatles, Van Morrison and Elton John to Marvin Gaye and Ray Charles to Duk...  [more]

rockin' old school soul and Motown classics
$3500-5000 range for events in Newport News, VA

The Blue Tips Rhythm Revue started off as a one shot deal. First assembling to play a set of motown and soul favorites at a mutual friend's wedding, the band and ...  [more]

rock-funk-soul-jazz-jam party band
$3500-5000 range for events in Newport News, VA

Hipshack is a rock-pop-funk-soul party band that's totally committed to keeping the dance floor packed. Known as the “Swiss Army Knife” of bands, they perform the ...  [more]

Motown, R&B, soul, funk & pop - sky's the limit
$3500-5000 range for events in Newport News, VA

A group of seven dynamic musicians who reach for the sky every time they hit the stage, HORIZON is non-stop excitement! Enthusiasm and energy best describe this funky,...  [more]

catchy, upbeat & ecletic pop rock
$3500-5000 range for events in Newport News, VA

The Significant Others were formed in 2006 as a vehicle for four friends to play their favorite songs. Now a five piece, they've realized that hundreds of happy co...  [more]

kick your party into high gear
$3500-5000 range for events in Newport News, VA

There comes "a moment" at every event where the night can either remain a "pretty good time" or transform into something truly special that your gu...  [more]

tight, funky r&b, classic soul & today's hits!
$3500-5000 range for events in Newport News, VA

Soul Expressions is a high-energy soul band that can play funk, rock, reggae, jazz, and Motown, as well as today’s top hits. This 7-piece band includes bass, drums, le...  [more]

variety at its best - rock'n'roll, R&B, Top40
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Finding a band that can play everything from the Motown hits, classic rock and the danceable funk of the Sixties and Seventies to the rock hits of the Eighties and Nin...  [more]

high energy dance and party music
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA
Affirmative Groove is a high energy dance band that consist of musicians from various musical backgrounds and musical experiences. Collectively, their experiences exceed...  [more]
best motown/soul classics, 70s & today's R&B hits
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA

ANOTHER LEVEL is known as one of the region's hottest bands. Each member has toured with top name stars from Prince, Patti Labelle, James Brown, Earth Wind and Fir...  [more]

central North Carolina's classic motown and beach
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA
Charlie Band - the answer to most clients' dreams! This six piece motown, beach and funk band can handle everything from standard jazz songs to the more popular dance tun...  [more]
your favorite songs with a bold new sound
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Tired of the same old cover band? Are you looking for something truly distinctive for your event? How about a band that puts a fresh spin on the songs you love, full o...  [more]

a steady diet of funk, soul, r&b and rock
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Empty Pocket is a dynamic five-piece band based out of Greensboro, NC that feeds on a diet of funk, soul, and rock. Their repertoire includes cover songs spanning from...  [more]

rock'n'roll & party hits - classic, modern & more
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA

THE JANGLING REINHARTS came together to provide roots-rock music largely forgotten by other bands. Think: The Band meets Van Morrison and they go out to Stephen Stills...  [more]

jazz, swing, standards, romantic ballads & more
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA

JEFF DECKER has been active in the central Virginia music scene for fifteen years. As a member of the University of Virginia's performance faculty, he performs reg...  [more]

fighting injustice & boredom with rock & roll!
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA

The Lone Rangers are on a mission to save the world from boring. Sporting a deep catalog of hits from the ’70s, ’80s, ’90s, and today, the band can elevate any social ...  [more]

rockin' party band: 80s/rock/hip-hop & more!
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Popular everywhere from wedding receptions to college campuses, Snackbar Jones has an extensive song list that includes a wide variety of styles, including modern rock...  [more]

playing the best of everything that rocks
$2500-3500 range for events in Newport News, VA
Out of Greensboro, North Carolina, and voted Best Cover Band in Greensboro for the year 2010 by Yes Weekly. Walrus consists of some of the best musicians that have come o...  [more]
soulful jazz, swing and New Orleans classics
$1500-2500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Adrian Duke owns an impressive and diverse musical resume. Boasting a deep list of accomplishments that run the gamut from participating in the Royal Welcome of Queen ...  [more]

Bluegrass classics and a whole lot more!
$1500-2500 range for events in Newport News, VA

The Bellevue Rhythmaires are an acoustic/bluegrass band from Richmond, VA that are equally adept at playing bluegrass, rock, country, jazz, and soul music. With a song...  [more]

Real. Comfortable. Bluegrass.
$1500-2500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Despite the Montana namesake, Gallatin Canyon is a Charlottesville, Virginia-based bluegrass band. Influenced by dozens of great artists, both contemporary and from th...  [more]

swingin' country, folk, and bluegrass music
$1500-2500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Based in the Blue Ridge Mountains of central Virginia, the Honeybirds have combined country, bluegrass, jazz, and old time rock and roll to create a band simply steepe...  [more]

Bluegrass champs turned Partygrass pioneers
$1500-2500 range for events in Newport News, VA

If you know the name Jackass Flats, you probably associate it with bluegrass. While the band can still pick and grin with the best of them, they have also infused a lo...  [more]

mix of traditional bluegrass and great covers
$1500-2500 range for events in Newport News, VA

Skillful picking and expert three-part harmonies are just part of what you can expect from the Whiskey Rebellion, who have been plying their brand of high-energy acous...  [more]

Full list of bands for events in Newport News:
Price Range: $10,000+ top ^

The Celebrity AllStars
cut loose with the backing band of the stars
Gypsy Lane Band
every type of party music from Motown to hip-hop
Nocturne
a fresh take on the classic party band
Rhythm6
an unforgettable and dynamic custom-crafted band
The Ruperts Orchestra
the Southeast's most versatile dance & party band
Sound Connection
powerhouse of talent & energy
The Stingers Band
get stung by NYC's hottest live dance band
Tyrone Smith Revue (Super T)
Super Tyrone! Super T! Legendary Party Band!
Price Range: $7500-10,000 top ^

14 Karat Gold
South's most authentic Motown, soul & R&B band!
The A-Town A-List
party classics, modern hits & packed dance floors
Bull City Syndicate
funk band that brings four-horn firepower
Marquise
experienced, dynamic & exciting dance band with horn options
Mo' Sol
powerhouse of modern hits and classic soul!
The New Royals
a party band fit for kings
Right On Band
the ultimate PARTY band - lots of Motown & disco!
Upper East Side Big Band
making big band music sound phenomenal
Price Range: $5000-7500 top ^

The 1st Generation Band
soul, pop & hip-hop hits for any event
Attraction
top 40 to soul, rock to swing, Attraction does it
C. Barnes Project
10pc variety band plays it ALL!
The Crystal Clear Band
live entertainment like you've never had it!
The Dickens
classic party songs, current rock and hip-hop
Edsel West
dynamite variety band rocking country to jazz!
The Embers
the beach music sound of many endless summers
In Full
A Full Repertoire of Rock, Funk, Dance and more!
The Original Rhondels
beach music hall of famers that still have it!
The Reagan Years
America's Premier 80's Tribute Band
The Reflex
eternally rocking the 80's
Right Foot Red
Best of the 70s, 80s, 90s and today - all party!
The Shakedown
party favorites from the 60's to today
Sons of Bill
virginia stars belting out cutting edge texas rock Original Music
Sons of Sailors
all you can party Buffett
Soul Psychedelique
party rocking celebration specialists
Sound Nation
dynamic, versatile and seasoned party band
Spare Change
Classic and Modern Rock, 80's, R&B and Country
Zim Zemarel Orchestra
Broadway and Big Band to 80s and 90s favorites
Price Range: $3500-5000 top ^

Abbey Road
The Ultimate Beatles Party Band
The Adrian Duke Project
endless repertoire of rock, soul & jazz tunes
Bio Ritmo
salsa caliente! Original Music
Blue Sky 5
dig that jive with Blue Sky 5!
The Blue Tips Rhythm Revue
rockin' old school soul and Motown classics
Boilermaker Jazz Band
authentic american jazz, ragtime and swing
The Bouzouki Nights
traditional, crowd-pleasing Greek music
Brickhouse
classic hits from the 60s, 70s, 80s and early 90s
The Brothership
dynamite soul, Motown, R&B and funk
Cyrus McCormick and the Reapers
animal house meets american bandstand
Envision
The Flex Band
classic Soul, R&B, Motown, and Funk
The Golddiggers
from Elvis to Ella - music from the 40s, 50s & 60s
Hard Day's Night
ladies and gentlemen...the BEATLES!
Hipshack
rock-funk-soul-jazz-jam party band
Horizon
Motown, R&B, soul, funk & pop - sky's the limit
The John Winntet
a "winning" quintet for all occasions
The Joker's Wild
jump swing standards & jazz tunes
KOS Band (Kings of Swing)
classic swing/jazz w/ beach, R&B and variety too
Kung Pow
five-piece female-fronted 80s and 90s party band
Magnificents Band
classic Motown, beach & soul
Main Event Band
R&B, soul, classic rock, and today's hits
Mambo Combo
infectious world beats & seductive island rhythms
Midnight Riders
the ultimate tribute to the Allman sound
Mills Family Band
folk and americana with a jazz sensibility
On the Border (Eagles Tribute)
the most authentic Eagles tribute experience
Rosetta Stone
classy blend of swing, jazz, oldies and R&B
Rum Punch Bandits
Buffett and Gulf-n-Western party band
The Showmen
beach music legends who wrote "39-21-40 Shape"
The Significant Others
catchy, upbeat & ecletic pop rock
Six Stylez
kick your party into high gear
Soul Expressions
tight, funky r&b, classic soul & today's hits!
Stone Age Romeos
playing everything from Elvis to Snoop Dogg.
Strictly Bizzness
energetic and fun classic variety band
Tidewater Drive
if you want to party, TWD is bringing the heat
Tropikiimba
authentic salsa, caribbean & afro-cuban treasure Original Music
Urban Exchange
tight soul, funk, Motown and classic & current R&B
The VIPs
playing the best hits from the 70s to today
Price Range: $2500-3500 top ^

10 Spot
variety at its best - rock'n'roll, R&B, Top40
Acme Swing Manufacturing Co.
Charlottesville's hot swing combo
Affirmative Groove
high energy dance and party music
Another Level
best motown/soul classics, 70s & today's R&B hits
B2B
Buffett band that takes you back to Margaritaville
Baaba Seth
homegrown world groove Original Music
Back Porch Orchestra
modern music with deep roots
The Beach Bumz
Buffett songs and island music
Billy Creason & The Dam-Fi-no Band
southern and modern rock, rockin' country & blues
Cedar Creek
rising virginia stars of modern country music Original Music
Charlie
central North Carolina's classic motown and beach
Crowded Streets
Mid-Atlantic's premier Dave Matthews Band tribute
Culture-Sol
the ultimate hip hop experience
Dance Candy
music from the twentysomething years for twentysomethings' ears
Doug Clark's Hot Nuts
legendary Hot Nuts...most popular Motown band ever
E3
your favorite songs with a bold new sound
EG Peters Band
the Triangle's most versatile entertainers
Empty Pocket
a steady diet of funk, soul, r&b and rock
The English Channel
premier british classic rock sextet
The Groove Train
a fantastic voyage back to the groovy 70's
Hotcakes Band
Top 40, Motown, Beach, Oldies and More!
InsideOut Band
4 singers, a full horn section & today's hits!
The Jangling Reinharts
rock'n'roll & party hits - classic, modern & more
The Janitors
60s, 70s, 80s, classic rock, country & Top40
Jeff Decker Band
jazz, swing, standards, romantic ballads & more
Jimi Smooth & Hittime Band
favorite motown & soul classics - Jimi is smooth!
JTL (Just a Touch of Love)
the hits of yesterday and today
Judo Chop
80's hits with a modern rock twist
Key West Band
Buffett tunes and Caribbean-style rock 'n' roll
Little Johnny Trailer Trash
oft-imitated, never duplicated 80's variety band
The Lone Rangers
fighting injustice & boredom with rock & roll!
Mama Jama
great reggae, Caribbean & island vibe
Mason Lovette Band
an unforgettable country-rockin' good time
The Michael Clark Band featuring Tracy Clark
r&b, soul, classic rock & more
Mr. Microphone
the southeast's favorite live karaoke band
New Line Brass Band
big, brassy, New Orleans jazz and dixieland
Oasis Island Sounds
popular dance music from the caribbean
Panyelo
jams from from the islands to the US and beyond!
The Plaids
rocking parties with hits from the 80's to today
The Pop Rivets
a pop, rock, soul and funk explosion!
Premiere Band
a premiere fit for all occasions
Radio Cult
playing the 80s like velcro is still in style
The Radio Narks
party band and live-band-karaoke facilitators
RadioJacks
performing only the freshest current radio hits
The Rhondels
A Virginia Beach musical institution
Rhythm Kings
perfect mix of swing, jazz, R&B, rock'n'roll, 70s
River City Party Band
6pc band plays jazz, Motown, beach and much more
Satisfaction
you can get your Satisfaction
Skydog (Allman Brothers Tribute Band)
A tribute to the Allman Brothers Band
Smith-Wade Band
rock'n'roll and R&B variety for every generation!
Snackbar Jones
rockin' party band: 80s/rock/hip-hop & more!
Soul Gravity
acoustic rock mixed with contemporary grooves
The Stranger (Billy Joel Tribute)
the world's most authentic Billy Joel tribute show
Terence McArdle & Big Trouble
swinging jump blues & R&B with hot horn section
Walrus
playing the best of everything that rocks
Wil Gravatt Band
best Texas style country band 'round these parts
Zydeco Crayz
hot and spicy gumbo of Cajun, blues and soul
Price Range: $1500-2500 top ^

Adrian Duke's Jazztet
soulful jazz, swing and New Orleans classics
Alegria
gypsy jazz trio with latin influences
Ban Caribe
blend of Latin, Caribbean, jazz and soulful R&B
The Bellevue Rhythmaires
Bluegrass classics and a whole lot more!
Bennie Dodd
hardest working man in show biz!
The Big Payback
recreating the entire James Brown live experience
Broken Monday
a modern and classic rock band - with an edge.
CoverThis
performing only today's freshest hit songs!
Darkwater Redemption
modern and classic country favorites
Dean Dollar
the premier ambassador of Southern music
Dixie Power Trio
authentic New Orleans zydeco, cajun, jazz & swing
Emme St. James & Her Jazz Gentlemen
sultry vocal jazz and standards
Essence Band
an electrifying ride of motown, top 40 and more
Evan Olson & Dana
a versatile duo that keeps a party moving
The Folsom Prisoners
keeping that old time country sound alive
Gallatin Canyon
Real. Comfortable. Bluegrass.
Grit City Grass
high-powered bluegrass with traditional roots
Harwell Grice Band
young progressive bluegrass with a traditional air
Hipslack
rocking the hip-hop
The Honeybirds
swingin' country, folk, and bluegrass music
The Honky Tonk Experience
classic country, hard-drivin' honky tonk
Jackass Flats
Bluegrass champs turned Partygrass pioneers
Jim Waive & the Young Divorcees
fine americana music in that ol' country way Original Music
Johnny Scott Band
roots country mixed with Southern pop-n-roll
Keltish
Whammie nominated Celtic and Irish tunes
Laura Ann Boyd
jazz standards with a Brazilian feel
Limelight
Williamsburg's classic jazz, swing and variety
The Loose Cannons
hard-drivin’ black-powder-filled bluegrass music
Lori Derr
sophisticated, sultry jazz vocals
LP & Company
solid variety of beach, oldies and R&B classics
Mystic Vibrations
authentic rasta reggae
Nash Vegas
high-impact good-time country rock & roll
Night Vision
they'll rock you and swing grandma too
Phive
the complete hip-hop experience
Quatro na Bossa
Authentic Brazilian music from samba to bossa nova
The Red Hot Smoothies
instrumental jazz and swing
Robert Jospe Trio
instrumental jazz trio with optional vocalist
Sacred Circle
enter the Circle if you want ROCK
Sesshin
the jazz & swing project of party band In Full
Shame for Sydney
a mix of your favorite dance classics
Sir Alan and the Calypso Ponzi Schemers
classic calypso, ska and rock steady
Slack Family Bluegrass Band
traditional, contemporary, and original bluegrass
Spivey's Corner
the band that everyone wants to hear
Stable Roots
spreading unity through reggae music
Sweetwater
contemporary & classic country and southern rock
Three Notch Road
traditional bluegrass by some of Virginia's best
Uncle Henry's Favorites
old-time bluegrass string band music
Unity Reggae Band
unique, roots-based reggae music
The Whiskey Rebellion
mix of traditional bluegrass and great covers
William Walter & Co
twangy, wacky, soulful, hippy rock and roll
The Winn Jazz All Stars
jazz standards, swing classics and more
Price Range: $1500 or less top ^

A Good Natured Riot
good natured central VA bluegrass
Alive in the Superunknown
the best memories of the 90's alt-rock movement
Beleza
brazilian, latin, jazz, soul, and blues
Billy Caldwell
acoustic guitarist with wide range of material
Blue Indigo
jazz, blues, latin, and soul
The Bopcats
ain't no stoppin' the cats from boppin'
Chris Vasi Project
standards, latin and jazz
Cook County Bluegrass Band
bluegrass with an infusion of creative talent
Copper Ridge Bluegrass Band
versatile veterans pickin' bluegrass favorites
Dave Barton
acoustic favorites from yesterday and today
The Deluge
southern americana and soul
EVER-G and the Crew
born and bred jamaican reggae
The Flatland Bluegrass Band
high lonesome bluegrass from eastern VA
Former Champions
River City's high energy jamtronica
Franson & Young
North Carolina's acoustic guitar/violin duo
Gantzer and Groover
acoustic music for all occasions
Gypsy Roots
gypsy jazz and old-time swing
Herb Smith
Hampton Roads' classical and jazz guitar mainstay
The Inflatables
freewheeling bluegrass improvisers
J. Three
an electic mix of jazz, soul and rock classics
Jan Smith Band
folk and bluegrass-flavored acoustic tunes
Jason Masi
solo & duo act with a diverse range of styles
Jocelyn Oldham
live acoustic entertainment for any occasion
Joshua Walker Band
a jazz trio led by a progressive guitarist
Jubeus
eclectic and catchy roots, jam and rock
The Mulligans
your favorite rock songs, duo or full band style
No Charge
acoustic duo playing wide range of covers
Northridge
high energy bluegrass for any occasion
Now and Then Jazz Band
elegant and timeless jazz standards
Patrick Rock
acoustic solo or duo act that covers it all
PBR (People's Blues of Richmond)
the people's classic rock & blues band Original Music
Peter Fields
musical sophistication and absolute reliability
Pigeons Playing Ping Pong
psychedelic party funk
Rhythm Pigs
hard hitting southern rock
Ron & Gary of B2B
acoustic duo playing the best of Buffett and more!
Ross Flora
solo acoustic rock & country hits
The San Juanabees
latin combo adds spice to any special occasion
Sandbar
soundtrack of the beach with a steel drum twist
Scruffy Murphy Band
high-energy, up-beat Irish classics
Steve Hall
classical and jazz piano stylings
The Threeo
classic and alt rock from a funky trio
Tracy Thornton
sweet Caribbean sounds that keeps the party going
Tray Eppes
a "band in himself" solo acoustic blues legend
Trongone Band
a family band that rocks!
Vernon Fischer
one of Virginia's best & most versatile guitarists
Zep Replica
like the real thing -- but younger

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