Are you a big fan of music? Someone who wants incredible entertainment at your Boston event? If so, you may wonder if party bands are a good option for you. Not sure what kind of act you should book? In this blog, you’ll find out a bit more about party bands and what makes them special.

Across the genres

A party band is not tied down to one genre. If your guests love all different kinds of music, party bands are really a great option. From classic rock, to current hits and originals. they can do it all. These acts make sure everyone is singing along and can have a great time dancing to one of their favorite songs.

Many talented musicians

A DJ is a decent option for some people. However, they simply cannot compare to a full band. Musicians who are a part of acts like this know how to create a unique sound. They play off of each other and use their skills to create a one of a kind experience. When it comes to event entertainment, party bands are pretty hard to forget in our opinion.


These acts aren’t a few up and coming musicians from the local karaoke bar. These musicians have not only the talent, but the training and experience to back them up on stage. They know Boston, they know how to read a room and they know how to improvise. You really can’t put a price on the knowledge and experience that these band members provide. Most of these acts play gigs multiple times a month and have been studying music in one way or another from a very young age.


If you hadn’t already guessed, party bands are fun! Everyone in these bands has the personality and the passion for entertaining the crowd. Most live bands can manage to sound good, but not every band has the ability to put on a great show and capture people’s attention. The interactions become a lot more genuine with both the band and the guests rely on the energy being shared. It is truly incredible.


One of the best parts of hiring party bands is having the creativity that they bring along with them. They want to be a part of your big day, take requests and make your guests happy. They want to help you make the night go smoothly. Having musicians that understand what you want to hear and how to make that a reality can make all the difference. It’s worth noting that you should make any requests you have as early as possible.

Ready to take a look at some party bands? Contact us at Vineyard Music & Events right now! We can help you find talented acts here on Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket or Cape Cod or in Boston. If you need more advice on finding the right musicians for your event, check out our blog. There, you’ll find tons of articles to help you through each step of the process.