Newport Rock Bands

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Top Rock Bands near Newport, RI (280 results)
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John Erikson and Blockhead

2 reviews
2 verified bookings
Rock Band from Newport, RI

John Erikson is an amazing lead vocalist, with incredible range and versatility. His band Blockhead has been performing at venues all over New England for more than ten years. The musicians in Blockhead are all educate...

Starting at
$500 per event
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Country WIld Band

1 review
1 verified booking
Country Band from Portsmouth, RI (5 miles from Newport, RI)

Country Wild – a contemporary country dance & showband Based out of New England, Country Wild is the area's newest and hottest contemporary country dance and show band that knows how to excite, entertain and rock out....

Starting at
$850 per event
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Beacon Street Band

10 reviews
20 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Cover Band from Boston, MA (59 miles from Newport, RI)

Beacon Street Band is the perfect fit for any type of event, from family reunion to wedding. The band plays a perfect mix of Top 40, 90s bangers classic rock, and Motown favorites. Beacon Street hand picked elite and ex...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Brandy

1 review
2 verified bookings
Cover Band from Boston, MA (60 miles from Newport, RI)

Brandy is a 5/6 piece, high energy band that has been recognized throughout New England as one of the premier bands available to make your wedding, corporate function, or party an occasion to remember. With almost 100 pe...

Starting at
$50 per event

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Gainsville Road (Boston's Best Party Band)

1 review
5 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Cover Band from Boston, MA (52 miles from Newport, RI)

GAINSVILLE ROAD is a female fronted cover band comprised of talented musicians from the Metro Boston area of Massachusetts. Together since 2011, we are well known throughout New England for our diverse mix of hits from...

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Massive Groove Band

1 review
4 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Cover Band from Boston, MA (60 miles from Newport, RI)

Massive Groove Band, offers a diverse array of musical styles ranging from soloists and Jazz ensemble to high-energy dance music. Band is composed by talented vocals, bass, drums, guitar, keys, trumpet and saxophone. Loo...

Starting at
$50 per event

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George Zecher & "Steel Appeal" Steel Drum Band

58 reviews
100 verified bookings
Steel Drum Band from Middletown, RI

"Steel Appeal" is a Tropical Steel Drum Band. I can perform as a Solo Steel Drummer, or with full band capable of performing music from Laid back Island favorites, Gentle Bossa Nova's, Smooth Jazz standards, Classic Rock...

Starting at
$300 per event

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The Darryl Hill Blues Band

15 reviews
27 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Blues Band from South Easton, MA (37 miles from Newport, RI)

The band is going into it's 10th year and has been a 5 star band from the beginning to it's present lineup. It is fronted by Darryl Hill who actually prefers the sidelines playing Guitar/Keys and working as Music Directo...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Mischief Mile/Event Band

2 reviews
2 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Cover Band from Boston, MA (60 miles from Newport, RI)

Mischief Mile is made up of five experienced musicians who think that live events should be FUN! We put major emphasis on crowd participation, and our high-energy mash-ups and medley-driven, non-stop flow will keep you a...

Starting at
$2,000 per event

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Retro Polatin Band (or Duo)

6 reviews
7 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Oldies Band from Natick, MA (54 miles from Newport, RI)

Retro Polatin is a high-energy four piece dance band with a dynamic female singer fronting the group. Early rock and roll was created by a mixture of country, blues, swing and rhythm & blues. Retro Polatin has return...

Starting at
$500 per event

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BC & Company

19 reviews
34 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Dance Band from Wrentham, MA (38 miles from Newport, RI)

BC & Company can provide the very best music with energy, elegance and enthusiasm for your special occasion. We are a very versatile 6-8 piece band featuring strong male and female vocals,the fabulous 'Horns on the Side...

Starting at
$1,000 per event

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White-Eyed Lizard Band

43 reviews
60 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Steel Drum Band from East Lyme, CT (48 miles from Newport, RI)

The White-Eyed Lizard Band is CT's Premier Steel Drum Driven Calypso Party Band! HIRE THIS BAND!!..AND PEOPLE WILL SAY....... "WHERE DID YOU FIND THEM? YOU WILL NOT BE DISSAPOINTED. Don't Settle For Second Best!!...

Starting at
$600 per event

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Better Her Than Me

28 reviews
36 verified bookings
Cover Band from Boston, MA (59 miles from Newport, RI)

The music you love...live! Better Her Than Me is one of New England's most rockin' dance party bands for hire. Top 40, 80s rock, Motown, R&B, 70s funk, you name it! We play weddings, dance parties, corporate events, h...

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East Coast Soul

4 reviews
7 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Soul Band from Boston, MA (59 miles from Newport, RI)

East Coast Soul is an elite, award winning funk, soul, and R&B ensemble based in Boston, Massachusetts. We are more than a band. We are a collective of Boston, New York, and New England's finest musicians focused on brin...

Starting at
$2,000 per event

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Northern Fried

8 reviews
9 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Jam Band from Boston, MA (59 miles from Newport, RI)

Northern Fried is one of the jammiest and rootsy bands in New England. Working with our clients we create music backdrop built with a combination of guitar, slide guitar, piano and organ, a tight rhythm section consist...

Starting at
$1,500 per event

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The Jon Bates Band

1 review
5 verified bookings
Cover Band from Edgartown, MA (41 miles from Newport, RI)

One of the most extraordinary party bands anywhere, THE JON BATES BAND is an amazing group of world class musicians playing for weddings and premier social and corporate events on Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, Cape Cod,...

Starting at
$4,000 per event

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Cold Chocolate

7 reviews
10 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Americana Band from Boston, MA (60 miles from Newport, RI)

Cold Chocolate is creating an exciting and unique new sound in the world of Americana: fusing bluegrass and roots with a dash of funk. With original tunes and technical prowess, this trio from Boston is rocking audiences...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Uncle John's Clan

11 reviews
14 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Cover Band from East Lyme, CT (48 miles from Newport, RI)

Uncle John's Clan is a father and son duo with room to add other talented musicians for a larger sound at a moments request. It is comprised of Kurt Ginter and Shawn Ginter. The name depicts an association with music...

Starting at
$200 per event

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Cover Story

7 reviews
8 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Cover Band from Boston, MA (60 miles from Newport, RI)

VOTED BEST ENTERTAINMENT BAND IN NEW ENGLAND! We are New England's leading entertainment company that provides not only music comprised of all Berklee College of Music graduates, but also additional services such as...

Starting at
$600 per event

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B J Magoon & Driving Sideways

2 reviews
3 verified bookings
Americana Band from Boston, MA (59 miles from Newport, RI)

Welcome to B J Magoon & Driving Sideways, established in 1986. The lineup can vary from a 4 to 7 pieces in an electric format playing a range of Americana & Roots music genres including Roots-Country/Classic/Oldies Roc...

Starting at
$650 per event

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The Space Invaders (Now Cover Story Entertainment)

2 verified bookings
Top 40 Band from Boston, MA (60 miles from Newport, RI)

Cover Story Entertainment (as featured in Bride & Groom magazine and Style Me Pretty) is among the top acts playing in Boston and the surrounding area. Serving all of New England, they are available to perform live at y...

Starting at
$300 per event

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Thirty 6 Red

1 review
1 verified booking
virtual services offered
Cover Band from Foxboro, MA (38 miles from Newport, RI)

Thirty 6 Red is the band that does it all. From our beginnings as an all Original band in the early 90's to today's high energy Cover Band, the band knows how to make sure everyone at our shows has a memorable experience...

Starting at
$900 per event

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Groove Authority

virtual services offered
Dance Band from Boston, MA (60 miles from Newport, RI)

Groove Authority plays everything! Our repertoire includes new and old R&B, Motown, Funk, Soul, Disco, as well as Top 40, Classic Rock, Pop, Swing, Jazz, Reggae and Hip-Hop. If you are looking for a band that's fun, ente...

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Silver Arrow Band

Cover Band from Boston, MA (59 miles from Newport, RI)

High Energy Live Music to Pack Your Dance Floor! We're live music experts, wedding enthusiasts, and party starters, infusing every event with energy and full dance floors. We're here to make your wedding the greatest...

Starting at
$2,000 per event

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Katie Perkins

Country Band from East Lyme, CT (48 miles from Newport, RI)

Katie Perkins is a well seasoned vocalist and performer. Performing out since the age of 11 Katie has over 15 years of experience entertaining crowds & keeping the party going. Katie attended Berklee College of Music in...

Starting at
$400 per event
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