Your Wedding • Music • Have the time of your life! Perhaps due to the rural mountain Celtic & Bluegrass heritage, or to the fact that the area has been hosting travelers for a hundred of years, or the fact that Boone is a University Town, and Appstate has a music department with serious capabilities… the variety & quality, the breadth & depth of the musicians, bands, and live music available “in these parts” is actually quite “uplifting”. Click here for more information!
If your wedding calls for live music, a DJ, or just a sound system, you need not worry. Below is a varied sampling of some of the musical options available, and for the most part at “rural prices”.
Allegro Music knows how beautiful music can transform an event. While we’re well known for Classical Music, we also enjoy bringing you Jazz, Swing, Salsa, Beach, Folk or Pop. Allegro Music Allegro Music knows how beautiful music can transform an event. While we’re well known for Classical Music, we also enjoy bringing you Jazz, Swing, Salsa, Beach, Folk or Pop.
April Dean McConnell, Megan Dean, Madilyn Schmidt, Donna Mashburn Nestor. Providing wedding music in Valle Crucis, Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, Linville, Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain, Charlotte, Hickory, Greensboro, Greenville, and throughout the southeast. Our repertoire includes classical wedding music, hymns, contemporary rock, pop music, Celtic fiddle, Broadway tunes, Contemporary Christian music, and anything else you would like for us to learn!
The Royal Suits
Diverse young and hip Asheville, North Carolina based wedding and party band. High energy, current and variety cover band available for weddings, special events and more. Seeing and hearing is believing. Click here to see The Royal Suits video.
Digital DJs • Gordon Hensley
DJ Services for Weddings, Events, Parties and Dances You don’t have time to worry about entertainment…that’s my job! Instead, walk in to a perfect party where the lighting is dazzling, the music is fun, the DJ is professional, and everyone is having a wonderful time. We specialize in elegant reception music as well as lounge, top 40, R&B, 70s/disco, 80’s, 90’s and modern music. We play what you want for weddings, events, parties, and dances! Professional emcee service and high-tech lighting package is always included. Gordon Hensley teaches in the theatre department at Appalachian State University in Boone and upholds the best of business practices. His DJ/MC service continues to get rave reviews year after year. He’s also known for his famous 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Boone DJs | U.S. Party Patrol
Jimmy & Kimberly Towle, are the founders of U.S. Party Patrol. They’ve been married since 1997 and enjoy sharing in the celebration of marriage. Together they form a husband and wife team who love music, entertaining, & making memories for wedding receptions across the High Country of North Carolina. They’re more than just another DJ service.
DJ Grooves Entertainment
DJ Grooves Entertainment has been providing classy and professional DJ, lighting, and emcee services for wedding rehearsals, ceremonies, receptions, anniversaries, graduations, birthdays and corporate events for over 20 years. DJ Grooves Entertainment offers musical selections spanning many genres for your special occasion.
The Baby Black Band
Based out of Charlotte, Baby Black is a group of highly versatile musicians from a wide range of backgrounds including jazz, gospel, reggae, and much more. The group’s size ranges from 3-piece to an 8-piece including a full horn section. Baby Black enjoys blending hit songs into a non-stop remix keeping audiences dancing and partying the night away. In addition, the band is also sensitive enough to cater to all musical environments such as restaurants, weddings, college parties, corporate events, clubs, festivals, etc, and can customize their sound to fit your needs.
Danny is a native of Boone, North Carolina. He performs a variety of genres from artists such as Jimmy Buffet, Van Morrison, James Taylor, with some good dance music, such as Barry White, Lionel Richie, KC and the Sunshine band, Earth Wind and Fire and much more, Blues from BB King and others, Motown sounds, Bob Marley, Country music and Beach tunes, “I perform music that will fit anyone or any affair”. “My music is instrumentally very full for both listening and dancing”.
Empty Pocket is a dynamic five-piece band based out of Greensboro, NC that feeds on a diet of funk, soul, and rock. Their repertoire includes cover songs spanning from the sixties to modern day, as well as some catchy original material. Each member is a skilled professional with years of performing and education, resulting in high-level musicianship and a high-energy performance.
Haynes Event Productions
HEP can meet all of your sound needs for your special event. We provide disc jockey services, advancement and booking for bands, ceremonies and receptions. We serve the High Country and the surrounding area. With over 10 years of professional experience in live sound, we have the knowledge and expertise to make any event great!
High Country Boomers
Mountain Music for Mountain Weddings | Meet High Country Boomers –– a duo offering music from the 60’s through today, featuring a variety of soft rock, classic country, and bluegrass. Their vocal blend, guitar, dobro and mandolin instrumentation, and fun dispositions create a festive atmosphere. Musicians for a full band can be added upon request.
Lazybirds is a classic American band with roots in the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina. Formed in 1996, the quartet began by immersing into the old forgotten styles of blues, jazz, country, and ragtime that had been the soundtrack of the American underground several decades earlier. The band quickly developed a reputation in the High Country for playing music that touches people at their core in a way that hearkens back to a time when music was more closely intertwined with nature.
Maureen Renihan & Friends
Maureen Renihan is a jazz vocalist inspired by some of the greatest artists of all time including: Judy Garland, Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald. Available as a duo or larger band, Maureen Renihan & Friends covers jazz standards, classic show tunes, and romantic popular music bringing a nostalgic flair to your special day.
GiftySong is dedicated to providing the most unique gift on planet earth (a song as a gift). No occasion is too big or too small. Founders Todd and Emily Marriott have been writing and performing together for more than 15 years. Giftysong specializes in Folk Pop/Rock Music and Acoustic Guitar Music. They compose anniversary songs, theme songs, Jingles, Proposal Songs, Wedding Songs, Birthday songs… for pretty much any occasion you can think of.
Looking to hire an acoustic guitarist for a wedding reception, rehearsal dinner, business meeting, anniversary or corporate event? Melonbelly is an award-winning acoustic guitar duo that specializes in live entertainment for weddings, conventions and events in NC SC GA TN & VA.
Mountain Peak Sound
Mountain Peak Sound offers high-quality, live sound solutions for your production or event. We also offer professional band and DJ services, as well as live recordings.
One Leg Up
One Leg Up plays gypsy jazz in the style of Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli. They have been performing together since 2003 and are in Asheville, North Carolina. The Parisian style of jazz is an upbeat acoustic swing with a repertoire of 1920’s, 30’s, and 40’s jazz standards, originals, modern jazz tunes, and of course, music from the book of the virtuoso guitarist Django Reinhardt.
One-Man-Band by choice. I’m Not With the Band, I Am The Band. If you see one of my performances you’ll likely see me playing up to 5 instruments at the same time. I’ll be playing some kind of foot percussion, usually either a custom made suitcase setup or a full set of Pearl drums. I play these drums with my feet while playing guitar and bass on the same old guitar as well as singing and blowing out some hot licks on the blues harp. Over the years it’s grown to be a very polished show that is always a hit.
With decades of experience under their collective belts, the group of multi-instrumentalists compose a band that can flat out boogie with the best of them, peeling off tasty solos and belting out classic tunes with enough righteous conviction to convince the most cynical doubters. Soul Benefactor is available for parties, weddings, smoky bars or whatever. Just say when and where.
Sound Technique Mobile DJ, Karaoke, and Lighting Services, Weddings, Dances, Parties, and Reunions. Whether it’s 10 people or 1000, Sound Technique has the system and the music to fit your needs. Music from the 40s into today. 50,000 Song Library – 10,000+ Karaoke Songs.
Sound Traveler, Bob & Patty Tatum, use several instruments simultaneously including voices, trumpet, guitar, bass, concertina, banjo, harmonica and percussion to produce a full sound for listening and dancing. You’ll enjoy classic rock, pop, country covers, light jazz, blues, traditional, folk and originals at your special event.
Steve and Ruth
Hammered dulcimer and acoustic guitar music is the perfect choice for your Blue Ridge Mountain wedding. Steve and Ruth Smith, two of the High Country’s finest musicians, play Celtic, traditional hymn, and light classical selections. They also perform for corporate functions, private parties, gallery openings, fine restaurants & resorts.
Tater Hill Music
Tater Hill Music offers bands and ensembles in most genres, and for a variety of venues. Whether you’re looking for music for a wedding, private party, rehearsal dinner or other function, we can find a band to fit your needs. Tater Hill Music also books bands for club dates, restaurants, cocktail bars and music festivals.
The Forget-Me-Nots bring fresh energy to the ageless tradition of Celtic music. The band originated in 2002 but its roots go back to 1999, when the girls started playing violin at the tender ages of 2, 3 and 4 years old. The players are Willa Finck, Maura Shawn Scanlin, and Ledah Finck, with Willa and Ledah’s Dad David Finck on backup guitar. The girls, classically trained through the Suzuki method, also showed an early interest in playing old-time and Celtic fiddle music. This interest blossomed in the fertile grounds of the North Carolina High Country, an area steeped in Appalachian musical traditions.
The Lucky Strikes Band
The Lucky Strikes Band features a variety of classic jazz, swing, blues, beach and rock-n-roll favorites designed to complement your special wedding event. We perform the finest music ever written for our audiences, while offering versatility and budget-conscious options for our clients. Free consultations and excellent references available upon request.
The Mountain Laurels
The Mountain Laurels perform a blend of Classical, Americana, Celtic and folk music. Our instrumentation includes violin, hammer dulcimer, flute and guitar. Our seasoned group of musicians has a repertoire that provides us with the flexibility to perform as duo, trio, or full band.
Boone, North Carolina 28607