Whoz Playing - Cover Band and Jazz Combo

Cover Band from Madison, WI - Will travel up to 500 miles
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64 VERIFIED BOOKINGS
MEMBER SINCE 2007

$500 - $5000 per event
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2020 WEDDING DATES ALREADY BOOKED
June 6, June 13, 2020, July 11, 2010, July 18, 2020, Aug. 1, 2020
Available Summer 2020 dates are 6/28/20, 8/8/20, 8/15/20, 8/22/20, 8/29/20. May, September and October also available.

Our promo video? That's us - that's how we sound - love us or hate us - no lip-sync'ing/no fancy, schmazy production. That's unapologeticially us. Deal with it.

Dance music. Professional level musicianship.

We know our audience. Know our job. Do our job. Show up prepared and on time. Entertain the crap out of you.

Ceremony Music - Yes. Cocktail Hour Live Jazz - Yes. Reception Dance music - of course.

THE KNOT REVIEW "Bob and his musicians were absolutely above and beyond amazing! Not only were they amazing performers to listen to they were extremely professional. EVERYTHING they did EVERYTHING we requested of them was done in the grace and class that would be expected from such amazing performers. Thank you so very much Bob and your band for EVERYTHING you did to make our daughter and son-in-laws wedding day so extremely special. The music was loved by ALL ages and Bob was right when he said people may dance during cocktail hour, well he was right, we did!! Thank you again so very much. Absolutely one of our greatest decisions to hire Whoz Playing!!!!!" Review by Judy B. FROM LA CROSSE, WI ON 7/7/2018

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WEDDING WIRE REVIEW "Energetic, kept us on schedule and so fun! Everyone enjoyed the band, from the young crowd to our parents and grandparents. They were great with communicating with us and learned a few songs from our list just for us! We highly recommend Whoz Playing for any event, especially your wedding! Fun and talented group!" Sent on 08/23/2019 Kara S, married on 08/03/2019. Rating on Wedding Wire 5.0 out of 5.0

THE KNOT REVIEW "Wow. These guys were just wow. I found them online after going through several other band sites who had complex contracts, much higher pricing, etc. I was so pleased with their one page contract, as well as the fact that I could cover my ceremony and reception music all from one place, and their overall sound was so great (only listened to their examples online) I booked them fairly quickly. We never met in person but the band's organizer, Bob, reached out and kept in touch about our special day. We had several thorough phone conversations and lots of emails back and forth with specifics for details and when I explained the song I wished for the processional, he said it would be no trouble for them to re-compose and LEARN a 1951 Disney song from Alice in Wonderland so I could have my perfect day. It was such a magical moment, to hear "A Golden Afternoon" being played on the most beautiful afternoon! They even dressed up to fit our fun theme and looked darn good too! The jazz segment was smooth and lovely but when the whole band was fired up, what a sound!! All of our guests commented positively on their sound and we danced late into the night to their tunes. The point is, you can't go wrong with these guys. They were sweet, kind, helpful, and brought a great presence to the party. They went above and BEYOND by learning SEVERAL specific songs for us, they targeted some of my favorites like Elvis and The Beatles because they knew I would love that, they worked around our chaotic schedule and serenaded us with a violin! If I could change anything about my wedding day, it would be to make it a wedding week! And these guys would be making the music every day. It was the most magical day of my life and these guys helped with that. Thank you SO, SO much, to the gents of Whoz Playing! Love to the guys, thanks again!" Jenn K! Wedding 8/13/18 Iowa

GIGMASTERS REVIEW "Hire this band today! They were awesome! Everyone was so impressed! The band has been the talk of the town for weeks! THANK YOU so much to the group- you were the BEST! The saxophone added class and talent as well! I highly recommend this band!!" Amanda S. FROM CASHTON, WI ON 10/13/2018

GIGMASTERS REVIEW "Bob was a true professional. Was in constant contact with me before the event. He asked many questioned about the audience and catered to the crowd. The night was a success. I was very pleased. Would highly recommend him for a corporate event in the Elkhart Lake/Sheboygen/Milwaukee area." Deborah F. FROM ELKHART LAKE, WI ON 9/8/2018
















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Wedding Reception

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Hire this band today! They were awesome! They were great to listen to (not everyone at our reception wanted to dance) but they were great to dance to as well! Super professional, talented, and all-around awesome! I know that we will be bringing them back to our community for other events. Everyone was so impressed! The band has been the talk of the town for weeks! THANK YOU so much to the group- you were the BEST! The saxophone added class and talent as well! I highly recommend this band!!

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Bob was a true professional. Was in constant contact with me before the event. He asked many questioned about the audience and catered to the crowd. The night was a success. I was very pleased. Would highly recommend him for a corporate event in the Elkhart Lake/Sheboygen/Milwaukee area.

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Bob Lightfoot and his musicians were absolutely above and beyond amazing! Not only were they amazing performers to listen to they were extremely professional. EVERYTHING they did EVERYTHING we requested of them was done in the grace and class that would be expected from such amazing performers. Thank you so very much Bob and your band for EVERYTHING you did to make our daughter and son-in-laws wedding day so extremely special. The music was loved by ALL ages and Bob was right when he said people may dance during cocktail hour, well he was right, we did!! Thank you again so very much. Absolutely one of our greatest decisions to hire Whoz Playing!!!!!

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Hope to have you back sometime in the future!

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Bob sat down with us in person and reviewed our preferences for the night. He had a well thought-out list of questions and preferences for us--items that I would not have even considered. The band worked with us to play our chosen first dance songs and even changed song lyrics to personalize our father/daughter song. When our timeline shifted day-of (due to rain), the whole band accommodated our changes and requests with a smile. The band is wonderful at catering to all ages. We had countless guests who stated that we had the best music of any wedding they had attended. The music was lively, engaging, and really made the night into a party.

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Wow! What a band! Bob and the rest of Whoz Playing were so great to work with, both before and during our wedding. We found Whoz Playing through Gigmasters, liked their song list and booked before we had a chance to hear them in person. Bob calmed nerves by providing references until we had a chance to hear them live. Both references gave the band rave reviews and we would do just the same! Whoz Playing were able to get and keep all ages on the dance floor. Compliments for the band rolled in from our guests throughout the reception and have continued ever since. You won't be disappointed with Whoz Playing! -Allison and Alex

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We booked Whoz Playing for our wedding reception and they did a great job. We got many compliments about the night and the band. They were easy to work with and very professional. I would not hesitate to recommend them to any friend

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Bob and the band were absolutely amazing! They played songs we requested, kept the crowd going all night and were so accommodating! I would highly recommend Whoz Playing? to anyone who is looking for an amazing band! Thank you Bod and the band for your quality, compassion, professionalism and ture talent on our wedding day! We highly recommend you!

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We loved Whoz Playing! Bob (the organizer of the band) was very easy to work with. I appreciated that he called me a few weeks before the event to review some common questions. He was also very accommodating with song requests. And the band's performance the day of was fantastic! The bridal party didn't attend the cocktail hour (we were taking pictures outside), so I didn't hear the jazz trio myself, but I received so many compliments from our guests! And for the dance, even my mother (who I haven't seen ever dance) was killing it! The singer came onto the dance floor too and had a good sense of the crowd. I would hire Whoz Playing again!

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Corporate Function

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Bob and the crew were amazing and are fantastic musicians. We had to change the song line up a few times as late as the day before and they were able to accommodate. They were professional, set up on time (actually earlier :)) and even got into the spirit by dressing up in 50's attire! They truly made our event electric!

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Please note Whoz Playing - Cover Band and Jazz Combo will also travel to Cottage Grove, Mc Farland, Sun Prairie, Waunakee, Windsor, De Forest, Middleton, Deerfield, Morrisonville, Oregon, Stoughton, Dane, Marshall, Verona, Arlington, Cross Plains, Cambridge, Brooklyn, Waterloo, Belleville, Lodi, Lake Mills, Black Earth, Poynette, Columbus, Edgerton, Evansville, Mazomanie, Mount Horeb, Rio.
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