Oakland, CA Rock Bands

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Top Rock Bands near Oakland, CA (264 results)

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Spinout

7reviews

15 verified bookings

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Classic Rock Band & Rock Band from Walnut Creek, CA (14 miles from Oakland, CA)

Spinout has started to create quite a stir lately in the Bay Area by presenting the most timeless and enduring early rock and roll and classic rock music in an energetic, passionate and fun filled show that pulls the aud...

Starting at
$500 per event
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Sam Johnson

3reviews

3 verified bookings

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Cover Band & Rock Band from Oakland, CA

Voted BEST BAND - "Best Of The Bay 2023" Sam Johnson’s decade long career as a performing artist boasts lineups with Foo Fighters, Guns N Roses, Train, and more. His soulful blend of Acoustic Pop, Rock, and Reggae gives...

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Collusion

2 verified bookings

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Cover Band & Rock Band from Martinez, CA (14 miles from Oakland, CA)

We are Collusion and we love to see the crowd boogie! 4 Piece Electric ROCK/Cover band covering Beatles, Petty, Pretenders, 80s, 90s..we appreciate the beauty of Classic Rock combined with some Classic Pop. Blues and a...

Starting at
$200 per hour
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Joe Brennan Guitar Rock and Americana solo/duo

1review

1 verified booking

Americana Band & Rock Band from Oakland, CA

Joe Brennan solo/duo or trio plays delivers fresh takes on the songs you and your friends want to hear, plus memorable original material.  Your guests that love a great guitar solo and a well-sung song will be happy Jo...

Starting at
$400 per event
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Slinky Thing - Playing The Music of Steely Dan!

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Cover Band & Rock Band from Oakland, CA

Slinky Thing has been playing the music of Steely Dan and Donald Fagen to enthusiastic and appreciative fans since 2009. We play at clubs, festivals and especially private events, and have our own p.a. and soundman. Our...

Starting at
$800 per event
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Crosstown 5

3reviews

10 verified bookings

Cover Band & Rock Band from Brentwood, CA (30 miles from Oakland, CA)

Crosstown 5 has been wowing audiences at the hottest Bay Area night clubs, Private Events, Weddings, Yacht Clubs, Wineries and more throughout the Bay Area for years! Packed full of musical talent and high energy, you'l...

Starting at
$800 per event
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The PlayThings

6reviews

12 verified bookings

Cover Band & Rock Band from Brentwood, CA (30 miles from Oakland, CA)

The PlayThings is a Bay Area based party band covering hit dance songs from the 60's, 70's, 80's 90's and today's top hits.  They specialize in Wedding Receptions, Corporate Events, Night Clubs, Private Parties, Casinos,...

Starting at
$500 per event
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Splick, Da' Groove And The Everyday People!

11reviews

18 verified bookings

Cover Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (8 miles from Oakland, CA)

STOP! Your Search is Over!! SPLICK DA’ GROOVE & THE EVERYDAY PEOPLE are the Band you've been searching for to bring the Party to your Anniversary, Birthday, Corporate Event / Community Special Event / Fair / Festival /...

Starting at
$2,500 per event
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Garuda Blue

51reviews

115 verified bookings

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Jazz Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (9 miles from Oakland, CA)

Garuda Blue is the hip and premier jazz and party band of the San Francisco Bay Area, specializing in authentic, high-quality jazz and party music for weddings, corporate functions, events, etc. Composed of the finest yo...

Starting at
$1,200 per event

Top Secret Band

13reviews

24 verified bookings

Accepts Online Payments

Cover Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (9 miles from Oakland, CA)

Top Secret Band has been an established party and event show/ dance band, for over 10 years. We play many wineries, special festival events, weddings, major casino shows and dance rooms, and top of the line clubs. We are...

Starting at
$500 per event
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Night Train

7reviews

9 verified bookings

Accepts Online Payments

Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (9 miles from Oakland, CA)

Night Train is the ULTIMATE Rock n' Roll Dance Party Band, delivering top-shelf live entertainment for private parties, events, festivals, and clubs. 80s metal, 90s alternative, rock classics, and modern dance hits all...

Starting at
$800 per event
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Steel Drum Connection

12reviews

39 verified bookings

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Steel Drum Band & Rock Band from Petaluma, CA (37 miles from Oakland, CA)

Professional Traditional steel drum band-performs calypso soca reggae and requests-music to celebrate all occasions-solo-4pc-available to perform anywhere no electricity needed

Starting at
$300 per event
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David El

Rock Band from Vallejo, CA (21 miles from Oakland, CA)

Looking for a versatile and talented musician in Vallejo, CA? Look no further than David El! With a wide range of musical talents, David can deliver everything from funky beats to smooth jazz melodies. Whether you're loo...

Starting at
$400 per event
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The Fog

2reviews

3 verified bookings

Rock Band from Menlo Park, CA (24 miles from Oakland, CA)

We are a 5-piece band (vocals, guitar, keyboards, bass, drums/percussion) that has been playing around the Bay Area for over 10 years. Each musician brings decades of experience recording & performing (including parties...

Starting at
$300 per event
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JM and The Whatevers

Rock Band from Redwood City, CA (22 miles from Oakland, CA)

JM and the Whatevers is an SF Bay Area based rock band that plays high energy, danceable rock songs from the 70's, 80's and more recently from the 90's an beyond. This band is incredibly tight, highly versatile and endle...

Starting at
$650 per event
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Night Owls

1review

1 verified booking

Top 40 Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Oakland, CA)

Based in the San Francisco bay area, Night Owls is a cover band passionate about putting on a great show that will get your peeps dancing. Embracing songs by such great artists like Lizzo, Michael Jackson, Amy Winehouse...

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Misspent Youth

Rock Band from San Jose, CA (33 miles from Oakland, CA)

Greetings - We're Misspent Youth, Silicon Valley's premier classic rock for all occasion party band. We have a wide variety of songs available to suit your particular event needs. We are very experienced musicians who ta...

Starting at
$500 per event
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The 7th Sons

2reviews

3 verified bookings

Classic Rock Band & Rock Band from Mill Valley, CA (19 miles from Oakland, CA)

The 7th Sons perform 40-60 shows a year around the Bay. We have a fun-loving performance of classic rock and R&B songs to sing and dance to. We feature 5 members with 3- part harmonies. Reviews: " 08/25/23 The 7th Sons...

Starting at
$750 per event
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R50 Rush Tribute

Rock Band from San Jose, CA (33 miles from Oakland, CA)

R50 wants the incomparable music of Rush to live on. In the spirit of R30 and R40, landmark anniversaries of Rush, R50 is committed to keeping this great music alive to the 50th anniversary of the band and beyond. In tha...

Starting at
$1,200 per event

Second Street Band

1 verified booking

Dance Band & Rock Band from Napa, CA (38 miles from Oakland, CA)

We are the Second Street Band – dedicated professional musicians all with over 40 years of experience entertaining audiences around the country. We are a diverse tribute to Classic Rock, Blues and Americana, covering Elv...

Starting at
$400 per hour
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50 Lead Singers

4reviews

4 verified bookings

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Dance Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Oakland, CA)

Perfect Vocals Every Time! Check out our 2-minute video that explains how we do it. 50 Lead Singers combines the energy of a live band with the vocal performances of the best artists in the world. You get to hear the...

Starting at
$850 per event

Fog City Swampers

7reviews

15 verified bookings

Accepts Online Payments

Cover Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Oakland, CA)

The Fog City Swampers have been Rocking Northern California and beyond since 2003. The band puts on a high energy show that's sure to get people moving on the dance floor. Some bands you can expect to hear covered at one...

Starting at
$750 per event
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Citizen Flannel - A 90s Tribute

16reviews

22 verified bookings

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90s Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (8 miles from Oakland, CA)

The 90s provided an enormous amount of amazing music, and Citizen Flannel is here to take you back to that incredible time in music history! Whether it's in a club, at a wedding, festival, fundraiser, corporate event or...

Starting at
$750 per event
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TinMan

8reviews

18 verified bookings

Accepts Online Payments

Classic Rock Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)

Celebrating more than 14 years! TinMan specializes in the greatest rock classics of the 60's, 70's & 80's, played in true rock n' roll style by long time professional musicians. Wit...

Starting at
$1,000 per event
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The Flaming O's

4reviews

4 verified bookings

Accepts Online Payments

Cover Band & Rock Band from San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Oakland, CA)

Want a band that knows how to GET THE PARTY STARTED and keeps the dance floor jumpin all night long? Then look no further! The Flaming O's are the Ultimate Party Band. How many bands do you know that can seamlessly go...

Starting at
$2,500 per event
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