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Band Scanner simplifies your search for the perfect live music entertainment in America. By cutting out agency fees, you can focus your budget on securing a live band by the genre and style that perfectly suits your event's mood and your personal music preferences.
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Ready to take control of your event's music without commission-driven agendas?

At Band Scanner, we're redefining the way you choose music for your events. By removing intermediaries, we ensure your budget is spent where it matters most – on top-quality bands that align with your event's theme and your music preferences. Book your band with us and take control of your event's soundtrack – your band, your music, your way.

Wedding entertainment

Choose the perfect wedding band to mirror the romance and joy of your big day. From elegant string quartets for your ceremony to vibrant pop bands for the reception, our selection spans a wide range of genres, ensuring the music reflects your unique love story.

Party entertainment

Get ready to celebrate with a party band that matches your mood and theme. From the high-energy beats of funk bands to the soulful rhythms of RnB, choose a genre that resonates with your celebration's vibe, ensuring an unforgettable party experience.

Corporate event entertainment

Enhance your corporate gatherings with music that complements the professional atmosphere. Our range of corporate function bands, from sophisticated jazz to modern indie, caters to the diverse needs of corporate events, aligning perfectly with your company’s ethos.

Hire the perfect band by genre for your celebration in the USA

While weddings, parties, and corporate events can enjoy a wide range of musical genres, there’s also a distinct charm in choosing bands that specialize in specific genres.

Band Scanner offers bands by genre that bring authenticity to every note, whether it’s the heartfelt melodies of an acoustic group, the dynamic beats of a dedicated funk band, or the timeless elegance of a classical ensemble.
  • Country bands

    Country bands are the go-to choice for rustic-themed weddings and casual outdoor events. They bring a heartwarming, authentic vibe to your celebration, often featuring popular songs like "Wagon Wheel" by Darius Rucker or "Tennessee Whiskey" by Chris Stapleton. The soulful melodies and storytelling lyrics of country music add a touch of nostalgia and warmth, perfect for creating a cozy, down-to-earth atmosphere.
  • Folk & Acoustic bands

    Folk & Acoustic bands are ideal for intimate gatherings, offering a personal and soulful experience. Their music often features acoustic instruments and harmonious vocals, perfect for setting a relaxed and heartfelt tone. Think of songs like "Fire and Rain" by James Taylor or "Hallelujah" by Leonard Cohen, which can add a touch of serene beauty to your event.
  • Funk bands

    Funk bands are a top pick for high-energy events, with their groovy basslines and rhythmic beats ensuring your guests are on the dance floor all night. Imagine hits like "Uptown Funk" by Bruno Mars or "Get Down On It" by Kool & The Gang electrifying your event with vibrant energy and irresistible dance grooves.
  • Hip-Hop and Rap bands

    Hip-Hop bands and rap artists bring the pulsating beats and lyrical dexterity that define the genre, offering a powerful and engaging experience. Imagine your guests getting down to the groundbreaking rhythms of artists like Kendrick Lamar or the classic beats of Tupac, creating an unforgettable, high-octane atmosphere.
  • Indie bands

    Indie bands are perfect for a modern, trendy vibe, often resonating well with a younger, contemporary crowd. Their setlists might include indie hits like "Ho Hey" by The Lumineers or "Electric Feel" by MGMT, bringing a fresh and unique sound that's both relatable and exciting.
  • Jazz bands

    Jazz bands offer versatility that ranges from laid-back background tunes to captivating main stage performances. Their repertoire could include classics like "Take Five" by Dave Brubeck or "Feeling Good" by Nina Simone, setting a sophisticated and smooth ambiance.
  • Latin Bands

    Latin bands offer a rich, energetic, and culturally diverse musical experience and can turn any gathering into a dance-filled fiesta. Perfect for any event seeking to add a splash of color and rhythm, these bands bring the lively sounds of Salsa, the romantic melodies of Bachata, and the energetic beats of Merengue. Picture your guests swaying to the passionate tunes of Marc Anthony, or moving to the vibrant beats of a Mariachi Band.
  • Pop bands

    Pop bands are great for universally appealing, high-energy events. They can perform crowd-pleasers like "Shape of You" by Ed Sheeran or "Wonderwall" by Oasis, ensuring that guests of all ages are engaged and entertained.
  • RnB bands

    Rhythm and blues bands set a smooth, romantic mood, perfect for receptions or intimate dinners. Their soulful renditions of songs like "Let's Stay Together" by Al Green or "No One" by Alicia Keys can add a touch of elegance and romance.
  • Rock bands

    Rock bands are a classic choice that brings power and excitement to any event. Imagine them rocking out to "Livin' on a Prayer" by Bon Jovi or "Sweet Child o' Mine" by Guns N' Roses, guaranteeing a crowd-pleasing experience.
  • Ska & Reggae bands

    Ska & Reggae bands offer a laid-back, joyful vibe, ideal for summer events or beach parties. Their performances might include upbeat tunes like "Three Little Birds" by Bob Marley or "The Impression That I Get" by The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, creating a relaxed and festive atmosphere.
  • Soul & Motown bands

    Soul & Motown bands are perfect for adding a touch of the golden age of music. Classic hits like "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" by Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell or "Respect" by Aretha Franklin can bring a nostalgic and classy feel to your event.
  • Swing & Ratpack bands

    Swing & Ratpack bands bring vintage glamour to your event. Their repertoire, featuring songs like "Fly Me to the Moon" by Frank Sinatra or "It Don't Mean a Thing" by Duke Ellington, is suitable for classy, upscale events.
  • String quartets & Classical ensembles

    String Quartets & Classical musicians add timeless elegance and sophistication. Their performances might include classical masterpieces like "Canon in D" by Pachelbel or "Four Seasons" by Vivaldi, ideal for formal events or ceremonies.
Each of these bands brings its unique flavor to your event, ensuring that whatever your theme or preference, Band Scanner has the perfect musical match.

Cover bands for every occasion

Discover the perfect cover band for any event, bringing versatility and excitement to any setting. From rocking out to classic tunes at weddings to energizing your corporate events with contemporary hits, our cover bands cater to every taste and occasion. Whether it's recreating the magic of timeless songs or offering a fresh twist on modern favorites, they bring the genres you love direct to your stage.

Tribute bands for a nostalgic touch

Rediscover the magic of yesteryears with a tribute band from Band Scanner, perfect for any event. Immerse in nostalgia at your wedding, or add a classic flair to your corporate event with legendary tunes. Our tribute bands specialize in recreating the iconic sounds of beloved artists, from the disco grooves of ABBA to the timeless rock of The Beatles. They offer more than just music; they bring a memorable experience, reviving the songs that defined generations, right on your stage.

You just can't beat the fun factor of interactive bands!

Explore the world of interactive bands at Band Scanner, perfect for adding a special touch to any event. Our bands offer more than music; they create experiences. Imagine roaming musicians charming guests at your wedding or surprise artists sparking excitement at corporate gatherings. These bands don't just perform; they interact and engage, bringing your event to life.

Your event. Your music. Your way.

At Band Scanner, you're not just booking a band; you're crafting a personalized musical experience. Our direct booking model puts the power in your hands, allowing you to choose a band that not only fits your event's theme but is also a master in the genre you love. Your event, your music, your way – that's the promise we deliver, ensuring your celebration is as unique and special as your vision.
Book your band by the genre you love