New York City Rock Bands

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Top Rock Bands near New York City, NY (393 results)
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Frantic City

35 reviews
51 verified bookings
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Rock Band from Shelton, CT (58 miles from New York City, NY)

Frantic City is a high energy Rock Trio or Quartet playing popular songs from today's current hits back to the 90's, 80's, 70's, and 60's. We can also provide DJ services in between the live music for continuous music fo...

Starting at
$550 per event
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SunDog

3 reviews
7 verified bookings
Rock Band from Princeton, NJ (45 miles from New York City, NY)

Let the good times rock! SunDog is a New Jersey band with the experience, talent and unique ability to cover the best in classic rock, country rock, and classic country, with a splash of Motown and early rock & roll adde...

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$500 per event
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RewindLiveBand

1 review
1 verified booking
Classic Rock Band from New York City, NY

The New York tri-state area's own fun 60s, 70s, and 80s Classic Rock-n-Roll and Oldies Cover Band! One of the area's most in-demand bands for private and corporate events and festivals, REWIND LIVE is a professional,...

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$700 per event

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The Strangers

3 reviews
5 verified bookings
Classic Rock Band from Livingston, NJ (18 miles from New York City, NY)

Warning: this band is not for everyone. We are for those with discriminating taste that want a band with flexibility, versatility and virtuosity for their engagement. For six years The Strangers have been captivating, a...

Starting at
$800 per event

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Carnival Dogs

6 reviews
6 verified bookings
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Classic Rock Band from Maplewood, NJ (15 miles from New York City, NY)

Carnival Dogs is comprised of top NY/NJ musicians from top NY/NJ bands. Each member brings their own unique take on classic covers to make the musical experience special. Whether we're playing in the City or along th...

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$1,200 per event

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The Jersey Rollers

2 reviews
3 verified bookings
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Classic Rock Band from Franklin Lakes, NJ (21 miles from New York City, NY)

The Jersey Rollers (The Rollers) are a four piece rock band that plays classic rock, contemporary rock, and original material. Its members are comprised of internationally renowned musicians that have played extensively...

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$600 per event

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James Alfred Band

1 review
1 verified booking
Classic Rock Band from Vernon, NJ (40 miles from New York City, NY)

Based in Northern NJ and playing throughout the tri-state area, The James Alfred Band is a hard rocking classic rock and blues band consisting of seasoned musicians playing gritty, hard-edged, blues and classic rock fill...

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$750 per event

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Strings and Keys

1 review
2 verified bookings
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Classic Rock Band from Westfield, NJ (20 miles from New York City, NY)

Tom Langmaack: The recipient of the Gigmaster's 2007 and 2008 Rising Star Award, Mr. Langmaack's appealing vocals and piano playing add excitment and class to any affair. His music ranges from elegant solo piano to a ful...

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$350 per event

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Joe Wamsley

1 review
3 verified bookings
Christian Rock Band from Ridgefield Park, NJ (7 miles from New York City, NY)

Inspiration, Love, and Encouragement Through New Music, I write music to share the love of Christ and to encourage people with songs that glorify God. I am excited about the new year to come and look forward to the op...

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$250 per event

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Ronnie & the Engineers

1 verified booking
Rock Band from Hazlet, NJ (25 miles from New York City, NY)

We are a classic Rock band, performing the great classic rock songs from the Beatles to Tom Petty. This includes artists like Fleetwood Mac, Chicago, The Stones, Steely Dan, Train and a whole lot more. We are 5 piece ban...

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$500 per event

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Little Raymond

1 review
1 verified booking
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Classic Rock Band from Morristown, NJ (27 miles from New York City, NY)

If you want to rockin' good time look no further! Jersey's own Little Raymond & The Rhythm Preachers play a mix of Rock & Funky Blues that will make 'em move them dancing shoes! From John Mayer and ZZ Top to SRV and To...

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$425 per event

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Sitting Ducks Music Trio

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Classic Rock Band from Port Jefferson Station, NY (49 miles from New York City, NY)

The Sitting Ducks Music Trio is a fun & entertaining trio which performs a great mix of music for all venues and events. Based close to the North & South Forks of Long Island, the band performs throughout the Tristate a...

Starting at
$300 per event

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Southern Stew

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Southern Rock Band from New York City, NY

Southern Stew is a Southern Rock Cover Band. All the members of Southern Stew are passionate about the Southern Rock Genre We are an experience not just a cover band. We all grew up listening to the bands that created t...

Starting at
$600 per event

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The Group

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Classic Rock Band from New York City, NY

"The Group" is absolutely awesome! A killer classic rock band with a great backbeat....they are the real deal, totally authentic...they really connect with their audience and deliver the goods! DON'T MISS THEM! FIVE STA...

Starting at
$800 per event

Sister Monk

Rock Band from Woodside, NY (3 miles from New York City, NY)

From tangy funk to deep bottomed Latin grooves, from Middle-eastern trance to rock and soul, SisterMonk's high energy performances (featuring singer and percussionist Kathleen Deane, songwriter/ guitarist Jody Rubel and...

Starting at
$600 per hour

Athan & Trapped In Static

Rock Band from New York City, NY

Available for all US states upon agreement. Cover band with extensive cover list and strong stage presence. With over 20 years in performing music, live performances in corporate and private events, from weddings, bir...

Lunatic Fringe

Rock Band from Carlstadt, NJ (7 miles from New York City, NY)

Members: Lead Vocals – Sophia Hanley (15) Lead Guitar – Cooper Boyd (17) Guitar – Abby Zachko (15) Bassist – Matt Stone (18) Drums – Eitan Ofeck (16) "Every Now and then you see a band that stops you in you'r...

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B.D. Lenz

190 reviews
426 verified bookings
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Jazz Band from Jersey City, NJ (4 miles from New York City, NY)

** THREE-TIME TOP JAZZ GROUP ON THE BASH - READ OUR HUNDREDS OF RAVE REVIEWS TO SEE WHY!! ** B.D. Lenz is a guitarist extraordinaire and his band plays everything from lush jazz standards to high-energy jazz rock flav...

Starting at
$400 per event

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Hotelheads

10 reviews
18 verified bookings
Cover Band 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...

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Jake's Rockin' Country Band

60 reviews
149 verified bookings
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Country Band from Freehold, NJ (38 miles from New York City, NY)

Are you looking for the Tri-State area's number one country rock band? Want authentic Nashville sound? We have fiddle and steel guitar. You've come to the right place. There's a reason we were awarded Best of for 5 o...

Starting at
$450 per event

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RSVP

104 reviews
170 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Dance Band from Pound Ridge, NY (38 miles from New York City, NY)

Awarded Best Of 2019, RSVP features top-notch musicianship (Grammy-nominated) in a variety of configurations to fit virtually any kind of event, providing anything from a duo to 9 pieces, unplugged or electric. RSVP's hu...

Starting at
$500 per event

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The Good Life

18 reviews
29 verified bookings
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Cover Band from West Islip, NY (35 miles from New York City, NY)

**Best of 2016 and 2017** 25+ verified gigs and 5 star reviews across the board! The Good Life (formerly known as The Still Life) is a versatile top 40 pop/rock band hailing from Long Island, New York. For years, they r...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Face 2 Face Band

14 reviews
46 verified bookings
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Cover Band from Rutherford, NJ (8 miles from New York City, NY)

The Face 2 Face band is a 5 piece all event cover band. We can expand our band up to 7 pieces and add a full horn section as per request. We will work with you to perform all music of your choice and can learn any so...

Starting at
$2,000 per event

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Naughty Humphrey

4 reviews
9 verified bookings
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Cover Band from West Orange, NJ (15 miles from New York City, NY)

Looking for an exciting, fun alternative to the same old, same old out there? Naughty Humphrey strives to separate from the pack. We play popular covers from the 60's thru today, but we resurrect those lost classics that...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Mod Society

51 reviews
104 verified bookings
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Jazz Band from Brooklyn, NY

Mod Society combines modern-chic style with top quality music entertainment that will keep your guests on the dance floor all night! We specialize in blending indie rock, classic rock, and Top 40 in our arrangements to p...

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$1,000 per event
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