Boston Common Band :
Boston Wedding Bands & DJ Combo

Top-Tier Luxury Wedding Band in Boston, Cape Cod, Nantucket & Newport

Destination Weddings in the Caribbean & Italy

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The OG : Boston Wedding Bands & DJ Combo

We believe in the power of music, especially at a wedding.

Imagine a wedding where each detail is a statement of unparalleled luxury. You've searched for Boston wedding bands capable of delivering and weaving together an energetic, while sophisticated experience — and then you found us.

Boston Common Band is the preferred choice of both discerning clientele and high-end wedding planners for being one of the best wedding bands in Boston. Beyond our world-class level musicians, we've curated an unforgettable music playlist. Whether it's Chart-Toppers, R&B, or Classic Rock; Our infectious energy compels your guests to celebrate on the dance floor the entire evening.

"It's not just about getting people to dance; it's about providing a truly exceptional experience."
We are more than a live band for a wedding. We are an integral part of the celebration itself.

Wedding Lighting and Uplighting

Exceptional Sound & Lighting
Crafting the Concert Experience

The -complete- band performance experience.
We understand the essence of creating an exquisite ambiance for your party, making every moment feel like absolute magic.

Our commitment to excellence resonates through our crystal clear sound system and captivating lighting design. These combined transform your venue and will make your wedding feel like you're front row at a concert.

When you hire us, we'll take care of the entire music and entertainment side of the celebration, from Cocktail Hour through Last Dance.

All you have to do is enjoy yourself!
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100% Live Performance Videos
Hard Pass on the Stunt Doubles

No frills, no gimmicks—simply pure, authentic emotion and joy.
We believe in presenting our band performances in their most genuine form — no lip-syncing or superficial embellishments.  Just pure, uninhibited energy and bliss.

Our live performance videos showcase an authentic representation of our commitment to creating memorable experiences at real-actual weddings.

Experience the authenticity of our performances with our 100% live performance videos.

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Often Copied, Never Duplicated;
The Best Wedding Bands in Boston

When having the best party ever is all that matters...

The Boston Common Band stands as the most acclaimed amongst all local
Boston wedding bands, continuously garnering praises and awards.

Our esteemed reputation is affirmed by our regular features in reputable publications like:
Style Me Pretty, PEOPLE Magazine, Boston Magazine, My Mystic Wedding. This is in addition to the common badges from Zola, The Knot, Wedding Wire etc.
As Seen In & Awarded By
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Exquisite in Every Detail: The Hallmark of Unforgettable Weddings

The Pioneer of Wedding Band & DJ Combos: Recognized and Awarded
The most awarded of all Wedding Bands in Boston, Cape Cod, Newport & Nantucket.

As a non-agency managed, independent force within the wedding entertainment industry; Boston Common Band stands unparalleled in Boston, Cape Cod, Newport, and Nantucket. Our accolades, including a string of consecutive "Best Boston Wedding Bands" awards, as well as the prestige of being featured in numerous industry-curated media affirms our leadership in the domain.

We are world renown for providing brides and grooms with high-energy wedding experiences from Ceremony through the Dance Party. Additionally, we've spent years cultivating the perfect wedding song playlist to keep everyone, age 7 to 70, on the dance floor. In total, our wedding musicians deliver exceptional entertainment, event production and event planning.

Furthermore, the combination of our music, lighting and production creates a romantic and memorable atmosphere. Your friends and family will enjoy each and every moment. Our live wedding band DJ combo can also be tailored to your specific wedding theme and style. From traditional to contemporary and even extraordinary, we'll deliver the perfect soundtrack for your celebration.

Additionally, the Boston Common Band consists of world-class musicians, providing seamless entertainment from the cocktail hour to the last dance. Our stunning effect lighting accentuates our captivating performance, allowing you to savor every moment of your remarkable day.

Our mission is to set a new benchmark for weddings and private events, a standard that future events aspire to. Our ensemble consists of musicians who share a deep-seated passion for music and a knack for uniting audiences of all ages. From our vibrant horn section to our virtuoso ceremony pianist, every note we play resonates with precision and perfection. Expand and enhance the party with our fully-programmed Uplighting and Photobooth!

We extend our expert services to corporate events and collaborate with local DMC agencies. With performances extending to Newport, Cape Cod, Nantucket, Florida, and the charming destination wedding locales of the Caribbean, Italian Riviera, and Amalfi Coast.

-- "Our wedding was like a concert and everyone had front row!"
-- "They're more than just a band, they are the entire show!"

Our Wedding Band Testimonials & Reviews

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Beyond Amazing and Worth Every Penny!
The Boston Common Band was PHENOMENAL!!! To say they brought the party is an understatement… They made the party! All of our guests are still talking about how amazing they were and truly the best wedding band they have ever seen! It was more than a wedding band, it was a concert for our guests!

Collectively, there aren’t enough words to describe the professionalism, talent, and pure energy that you get when hiring the Boston Common Band. If you are looking to throw the party of a lifetime, this is your crew! THANK YOU ALL SO VERY MUCH, you were a dream come true!
- Wedding Client : Spring 2022
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The Boston Common Band was honestly the BEST decision that my husband and I made when it came to our wedding.
We both have large, crazy families who love to dance, and we knew we had to deliver the party of the year, and with Boston Common Band, that's exactly what we got!  Their energy was absolutely incredible and infectious, and literally everyone was on the dance floor from the first song to the last (no joke)!!  The band wasn't only energetic but also SO talented.  From the vocalists to the drums to the horns, every member was a truly a rockstar.
- Wedding Client : Fall 2019
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In a single word: Electric
When we signed the Boston Common Band for our wedding we had high expectations, and they went far and above them. Words cannot describe how awesome they were. They were exactly what we needed for our special day, they brought an unbelievable energy that matched the quality music they played all night. Guests came up to my wife and I during and after the reception to tell us they were the best wedding band they had ever seen.
Wedding Client : Summer 2021
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As a wedding planner with over 15 years of experience...
I was blown away by Boston Common Band - and this was before they even played ONE note!!!  They were well organized in all pre-event communication, answered emails, requests and confirmations at lighting speed.  On the day of the team were BEYOND helpful, professional and team players.  The music and emcee talents are simply the best. The band had the dance floor PACKED from the jump and even though I was on my feet for a solid 15 hours that day -- I didn't want them to stop playing!!!  Thank you for making this a DREAM day for the client and vendor team!!!
Wedding Planner - 2022
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The Distinction Which Defines Us

End-to-End Coverage of Your Evening

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The Hybrid Band + DJ Combo

Cocktail Hour, Dinner Hour, Dance Party—We've got you covered!

With an aim to orchestrate the most unforgettable dance party your guests have ever witnessed, our Band + DJ hybrid model crafts the perfect musical atmosphere for every event. We tailor the evening with a meticulous mix of music that turns every gathering into a cherished memory.
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Featured Band and Dedicated Member Lineup

Our ensemble boasts a stable and handpicked lineup, maintaining consistency year after year.

We believe in the power of synergy; we do not group random musicians together. Every member of our lineup is intentionally chosen for their aptitude in harmonizing with the types of songs we perform. We deliver a 'tight', cohesive performance at every show, setting us apart as a well-tuned band!
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Live Videos from Real
Weddings & Events

We proudly feature live recordings of our band performances, using audio taken directly from the mixing board.

This allows us to showcase the consistently amazing results provided for our clients. We're the real deal, and that packed dance floor you see is our musicians and what you'll receive at your wedding!
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Tour-Quality Production &
Lighting System

An unrivaled level of professional production. Going above and beyond, that which most Boston bands for weddings offer.

We provide production systems, tuned precisely to your reception space. This also includes lighting to match the songs we are playing. Essentially, you'll be front-row at your own wedding concert.

Cape Cod Tent Uplighting

Available LED Up-Lighting &
Custom Lighting Design

Make your wedding reception space glow in vibrant colors or warm candlelight effects.

Uplighting is the easiest, most cost-effective way to transform venues.

Further, our Uplighting Systems deliver the "Wow" factor and offers unlimited possibilities.
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Your Destination 
Nantucket Wedding Bands

We are also widely regarded as one of the top bands performing Nantucket weddings.

Our hybrid wedding band DJ combo is additionally equipped for travel, and is able to perform destination weddings abroad and at home.

We've partnered with local destination providers and deliver the same incredible performance.
How Much Do Boston Wedding Bands Cost?

In terms of planning your wedding entertainment budget, live wedding bands can vary in size, as well as the packages being offered. It will also be dependent on the 'vibe' you're looking for. You could be looking to throw an all night rage fest with a large, high energy, Boston party band. Or, the potential to host a cocktail style, chill evening with background jazz. One thing is for certain, we'll have the perfect playlist delivered to you with elegant style and finesse.

Helpful Insights:
Consider comparing your vendor costs on a per-person basis for a more realistic assessment and where to allocate value.

Yes, a stunning venue and an extravagant banquet priced at over $750 per person with premium beverages and a dozen diverse hors d'oeuvres during cocktail hour can indeed create a lavish spectacle. However, when compared proportionally, our musical services equate to around $90 per person for an average-sized wedding!

Generally, a full-service wedding band in Boston will have starting pricing between $12,000 and $18,000. Moreover, a commonly followed guideline suggests allocating approximately 15% of your wedding reception budget if you're looking to secure an outstanding live wedding band.

Additionally, a minor adjustment of about $10 per person (perhaps one less cocktail hors d'oeuvre variety) could mean the difference between settling for a basic band package and acquiring a top-tier, comprehensive party band to dazzle your guests.

That being said, we typically book weddings in New England 12 to 18, and sometimes even up to 24 months in advance for the most popular dates. Securing your date with the band is of paramount importance. If you're uncertain about some specifics or the options we offer, we can undoubtedly add those at a later stage!

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Executive Summary

Reinventing the standard for wedding entertainment in Boston, Cape Cod, the Caribbean, Nantucket, Newport and abroad, Boston Common Band delivers an indelible experience through our elite Band & DJ combo performances. Rooted in Boston, Massachusetts, our organization thrives on the joint passions of co-founders Jonathan Wiegratz and Emily Miller, who excel in flawless event production and talent sourcing, respectively.

Our renowned high-voltage shows blend Pop, Rock, Soul, and R&B, captivating your guests and ensuring they remain on the dance floor. Our fusion of professionalism, creativity, and top-tier event production guarantees not just a successful wedding but a memory that exceeds expectations. Consistently celebrated as one of the most exceptional wedding bands in Boston and across the East Coast, Boston Common Band is your reliable collaborator in crafting an incomparable wedding or corporate event.