New York City Folk Bands

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Top Folk Bands near New York City, NY (71 results)

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The Swedish Meatballs

16 reviews
31 verified bookings
Folk Band from Brooklyn, NY (9 miles from New York City, NY)

The Swedish Meatballs...... formed like a recipe (little bit of this and a dash of that) with all musicians blended together to create delicious music. Whether you just need an accordion or a full band, Ellen "Sqweezer"...

Starting at
$150 per event
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Hotelheads

10 reviews
19 verified bookings
Cover Band from Mount Bethel, PA (60 miles from New York City, NY)

Hotelheads are a full-service event band specializing in high-quality live musical entertainment for weddings, parties, private events, and corporate functions across the northeast U.S. and beyond. The group's signature...

Starting at
$1,300 per event
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Citigrass

22 reviews
32 verified bookings
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Bluegrass Band from New York City, NY

The band is a steady feature on the nightclub and festival circuit as well as a nationally-aired recording act. The members are top players on their instruments and have played thousands of private events of all kinds....

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$750 per event

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The WMDs

25 reviews
41 verified bookings
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Cover Band from New York City, NY

The WMDs are the tri-state's premier national touring rock/wedding cover band. From Classic Rock and Motown to old-school Hip-Hop medleys, 80's, 90's and Top-40, The WMDs can execute a show like no other. Having reside...

Starting at
$450 per event

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Astrograss

14 reviews
30 verified bookings
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Bluegrass Band from Beacon, NY (50 miles from New York City, NY)

Astrograss, formed in 2003, performs high-energy bluegrass music for all occasions. Since its inception, Astrograss has moved to the forefront of New York's lively acoustic music and bluegrass scene. The band has also be...

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$1,500 per event

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The Raggle Taggle Gypsy-Os

4 reviews
15 verified bookings
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Celtic Band from Brooklyn, NY (5 miles from New York City, NY)

Born in Brooklyn, NY, The Raggle Taggle Gypsy-Os perform traditional and modern Celtic music for all occasions. Made up of veteran professional musicians from NYC, the band features soaring vocal harmonies, virtuoso ins...

Starting at
$400 per event

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The 'Susan & Gerard' Band

2 reviews
7 verified bookings
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Cover Band from Bronx, NY (5 miles from New York City, NY)

Truly diverse and dynamic entertainers, today their repertoire consists of hundreds of songs ranging from Irish, Big Band, Country, Rock & Roll and Motown to Oldies, International, Holiday, Spiritual and Contemporary. Th...

Starting at
$200 per event

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Luke O'Malley

2 reviews
12 verified bookings
Irish Band from Yorktown Heights, NY (38 miles from New York City, NY)

I am a solo entertainer. I sing Irish songs & play Irish tunes, and I have been doing it for more than 30 years. I studied arranging at the Berklee School in Boston and so I write my own backing music. You always rece...

Starting at
$250 per event

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R&R DUO

1 review
7 verified bookings
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Acoustic Band from Milford, CT (57 miles from New York City, NY)

R&R Duo is a Classic/ Folk Rock Duo specializing in the music of the 1960's through the 2000's . We play a nice mix of songs ranging from ballads to rockers , guaranteed to keep an audience interested and entertained! W...

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$200 per event

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Brooklyn Bluegrass Collective

13 reviews
35 verified bookings
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Bluegrass Band from Brooklyn, NY (4 miles from New York City, NY)

Coming straight from the eye of Brooklyn's hot acoustic roots scene comes the Brooklyn Bluegrass Collective. Made up of some of the most fluent and experienced of New York's young bluegrass musicians, these boys bring so...

Starting at
$800 per event

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The Carolina Gents

9 reviews
18 verified bookings
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Bluegrass Band from New York City, NY

Comprised of some of the best bluegrass, americana, and country musicians in the New York/ New England area, The Carolina Gents can provide the pure, sweet sounds of appalachia for your intimate ceremony and cocktail hou...

Starting at
$600 per event

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Banjo Nickaru & Western Scooches

15 reviews
22 verified bookings
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Americana Band from New York City, NY

Banjo Nickaru and Western Scooches (*available for virtual events) specialize in Country, Folk, Bluegrass, old timey, Western Swing, 20s/30s, traditional jazz, music of New Orleans, blues, tin pan, ragtime, world music &...

Starting at
$400 per event

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Alex Levin Music | NYC Wedding Music & Event Bands

15 reviews
22 verified bookings
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Jazz Band from New York City, NY

The Alex Levin Music Agency provides superb live jazz and swing music for weddings, parties, and corporate events. Whether you are interested in booking a solo pianist or guitarist, a classical quartet, a small jazz trio...

Starting at
$800 per event

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Betina Hershey Russo

10 reviews
16 verified bookings
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Jazz Band from New York City, NY

We are professional musicians with the warmth of family, bringing good vibrations and creative music to any event. This wife/husband run group can include up to 4 family members, all established musicians who have perfo...

Starting at
$600 per event

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Mariachi Hidalgo NYC

4 reviews
13 verified bookings
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Mariachi Band from New York City, NY

New York City "Youngest Musical Director of a Mariachi Band", Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance and History. We offer Quality musicians that are well studied in the art of Mariachi Music, Masters in their res...

Starting at
$375 per event

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Cold Weather Company

6 reviews
8 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Acoustic Band from New Brunswick, NJ (30 miles from New York City, NY)

Steadily building their artistic style and audience both along the East Coast and online for the past eight years, New Jersey-based alternative folk band Cold Weather Company carries a diverse sound, rich with harmonies...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Tommy Gardner Music for Children and Adults

9 reviews
12 verified bookings
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Irish Band from Hamburg, NJ (41 miles from New York City, NY)

Note to potential client: We appreciate the fact that you are looking for the best value and we understand that you could probably find cheaper entertainment here (although we are very affordable), but we encourage you t...

Starting at
$250 per event

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Dr. Zsa's Powdered Zydeco Band

1 review
3 verified bookings
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World Music Band from Brooklyn, NY (5 miles from New York City, NY)

Dr. Zsa's Powdered Zydeco Band is a 5-piece Zydeco band from Brooklyn, NY performing classic Zydeco music. The band features top NYC musicians, such as Jordan Shapiro on accordion and vocals, Pete Rubens on electric gui...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Mrs. Eller and the Fellers

4 reviews
11 verified bookings
Acoustic Band from Millburn, NJ (17 miles from New York City, NY)

Mrs. Eller and the Fellers is a collaboration between long time artists/performers Stephanie Eller, Michael Reisman, and Zachary Green. With Stephanie Eller's strong passionate vocals and Michael and Zach's multi-instrum...

Starting at
$250 per event

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The Wood Vibrations - Acoustic Party Band

3 reviews
4 verified bookings
Cover Band from Glen Cove, NY (19 miles from New York City, NY)

The Wood Vibrations are sure to deliver a unique musical experience for your wedding, party or event. The Wood Vibrations play a wide variety of your favorite hits from the 60's to today covering artists from the Bea...

Starting at
$900 per event

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North County

4 reviews
5 verified bookings
Country Band from Redding, CT (47 miles from New York City, NY)

North County will make your special event even more memorable by bringing your guests close to the music-making experience. Our sound is decidedly country but our song list is widely varied and will have your guests sing...

Starting at
$400 per event

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Vintage Peeple

2 verified bookings
60s Band from Wilton, CT (41 miles from New York City, NY)

[Update Jan. 2022: VINTAGE PEEPLE is happy to be back performing, after a multi-year hiatus which included the recent COVID pandemic. We do hope you'll consider us for your next important event.] VINTAGE PEEPLE perfor...

Starting at
$750 per event

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Karpel Music

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World Music Band from New York City, NY

This ensemble provides an astonishing variety of music for listening and dancing. Popular American standards of the '30s, '40s and '50s are enhanced by favorites from around the world, giving the group a truly internatio...

Starting at
$800 per hour

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The First Family

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Classic Rock Band from Brooklyn, NY (7 miles from New York City, NY)

The First Family primarily performs classic rock and country music from the 50’s-90s. From Hank Williams to Bruce Springsteen, Tom Petty to Tim McGraw, The First Family provides music to set the mood for your wedding or...

Starting at
$400 per event

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Mariachi Nuevo Mexico

Mariachi Band from Passaic, NJ (10 miles from New York City, NY)

Mariachi Nuevo Mexico, New Jersey #MexicoVive If you looking for something extraordinary and sensational, don’t trouble yourself pick us and have an unforgettable time. The Mariachi Nuevo Mexico is, very well known t...

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