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5 Best Bands in Vancouver 🥇

Below is a list of the top and leading Bands in Vancouver. To help you find the best Bands located near you in Vancouver, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.

Vancouver’s Best Bands:

The top rated Bands in Vancouver are:

  • Famous Players Band – creates and performs wonderful music for weddings, corporate events, and other special occasions.
  • Ten Souljers – provides audiences an astounding stage presence and beautiful music.
  • The Phonix – combines old school dance grooves with flashy choreography and excellent stage work.
  • Side One – gives clients versatile band options and styles for their event’s music needs.
  • Line 49 – makes events an electric experience with their guitar-centered and dance-oriented performance.

Famous Players Band

Famous Players Band Website

Famous Players Band is a widely recognized live band due to their skilled musicianship, high energy, and attention to every detail. Their sought-after musicians know how to work for any crowd and create the atmosphere the client’s desire, from intimate wedding receptions to leave-it-all-on-the-floor bashes. They create amazing moments and memories with unrivaled chemistry, range, and depth, with hits from genres spanning more than six decades.


Corporate Entertainment, Wedding Band, Party and Festival Band


Address: 3381 Cambie St, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R3
Phone: (604) 725 1272
Website: famousplayersband.com


“We have had the pleasure of being entertained by the Famous Players band at our year-end staff party for the past couple of years. Everyone had so much fun and the band was excellent at reading the crowd. Excellent musicians and wonderful to work with” – Eirian Tzetzos

Ten Souljers

Ten Souljers Website

Ten Souljers comprises some of the best musicians in Canada and performs in corporate events, weddings, or festivals. They are experts at reading and interacting with the crowd. They light up the event with their energy and their infectious persona. The band has accumulated a huge selection of songs, from Top 40 anthems to the best of the ’60s, ’70s, ’80s ’90s, and 2000s. They carefully select match the music with their immensely energetic style, to cater to all tastes, and to keep the dance floor energized.


Corporate Events, Dance Events, Weddings


Address: 1188 Thurlow St, Vancouver, BC V6E 1X3
Phone: (604) 603 8032
Website: tensouljers.com


We recently had Ten Souljers play our wedding and they were fantastic! Marty was very professional and worked with me ahead of the event to build the perfect playlist. They absolutely crushed it and everyone at the wedding raved about the music. We also had the Jazz Quartet play our cocktail hour, which was a very nice touch. I would highly recommend Ten Souljers for any event.” – Peter Winters

The Phonix

The Phonix Website

The Phonix is an event and wedding band that combines old school dance grooves with flashy choreography and captivating stage presence. They can play all popular songs from the 50s down to the daily Top 40’s hits. Along with an all-star party band line up, soulful lead singers, and a shiny horn section, clients will experience an infectious performance that will take them back in time and make them dance all night. Event visitors are guaranteed to have an unforgettable wedding or corporate event.


Full Nine Dance Band, Jazz Trio, Photobooth, DJ and MC Services


Address: 8645 Osler St Unit 305, Vancouver, BC V6P 4E6
Phone: (604) 800 3726
Website: thephonix.ca


What a great experience these guys give, From the initial meeting to watching him play live is flawless. ERIC is an animal on the saxophone The coordination in the interactiveness this band gives the crowds is the best. I would highly recommend these guys for any event, wedding, or any other entertainment need! Thank you for the wonderful music and look forward to seeing you guys again” – Craig Guest

Side One

Side One Website

Side One is made up of highly talented and experienced musicians, and their sets are crafted for the sole purpose of packing a dance floor while avoiding entirely the typical cover band cheesiness that one expects. They have the best musicians who are excited to take on the challenge of creatively and accurately bringing to life songs that were never originally written to be performed by live instruments. 


Full Ten Piece Band, Eight Piece Band, Six Piece Band, Quartets, Trios, Duos, Solos, Jazz, Wedding Songs


Address: 413, 75 W 1st Ave W, Vancouver, BC V5Y 0E1
Phone: (604) 809 3746
Website: sideone.ca


“Side One was definitely one of the highlights of our wedding! The 6-piece live band made our dance floor experience and they were great at handling the audio for our ceremony and speeches. Originally we weren’t going to have a live band but after going to a friend’s wedding with Side One we knew we had to book with them! You won’t regret the decision to go with Side One!” – Sarah Blackmore

Line 49

Line 49 Website

Line 49 are professional musicians who bring passion and energy to their shows that will turn the client’s event into an electric experience. They dance-oriented, guitar-driven, rock cover band playing new wave sounds of the ’80s, alternative sounds of the ’90s, and cutting edge tunes of today’s modern rock. They perform at clubs, festivals, and private events.


Live Performance, New Wave Music, Alternative Rock, Modern Rock


Address: 1110 Hamilton St, Vancouver, BC V6B 2S2
Phone: (604) 725 9659
Website: line49band.com


“We worked with the guys from Line 49 at a corporate event and they were absolutely awesome – both as performers and as musicians to work with and mix. With no soundcheck, we struggled to get their monitor mix perfect, but it didn’t affect the show at all. I highly recommend this band for any event! Awesome sound and very engaging performers!” – Benjamin Rummen

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