“Y'all did a phenomenal job and everyone had a blast! Thanks so much for making our day so special.” - Bride Dovie Ann Velez
The premier Wedding and Party Band in East Texas
The Brick Street Band is the #1 choice in live bands for wedding receptions and parties in East Texas and we offer a range of customized services to help you design the perfect experience for your big day. First, we can help you plan and organize a music program that fits your dreams and your budget. Then we can supply the exact music you want, whether it is an organist or singers for your wedding ceremony, a single guitarist or pianist for an easy-listening cocktail hour, or a full-size, live band for the reception party. We can even provide DJ and emcee services - often at no charge. We can also provide a complete sound system and lighting for any size venue.
Professional Quality Musicians
Our 8-piece band includes experienced, professional-level, male and female singers, guitar, bass guitar, drums, keyboards, and an outstanding horn section. Many of band members have college degrees in music and all have a combination of experience as either full-time professional musicians, school band directors, private music instructors, and have performed as soloists and as members of multiple bands. The band has been together for over six years and has performed over 100 times at shows, festivals, weddings, and parties, throughout East Texas in cities such as Dallas, Houston, Bryan/College Station, Nacogdoches, Kilgore, Longview, Tyler, Gilmer, Jefferson, and more.
For receptions and parties, we specialize in covers of the greatest hits in retro Soul, Funk, Disco from the 1970s and 80s that are guaranteed to make your guests get up and dance. Songs such as ...
September by Earth, Wind, and Fire
R.E.S.P.E.C.T. by Aretha Franklin
Signed, Sealed, Delivered by Stevie Wonder
I Wanna Dance With Somebody by Whitney Houston
That's the Way I Like It by K.C. and the Sunshine Band
We Are Family by Sister Sledge
Walking On Sunshine by Katrina and the Waves
At Last by Etta James
Celebration by Kool & The Gang
Brick House by the Commodores
Treasure by Bruno Mars
... and many other party favorites. Plus, we can learn and play songs from any genre or decade at your request.
Full Band for the Reception ... $2,000
This is our base package for a Saturday event in the East Texas area with up to 300 guests. We will provide an 8-piece band with male and female vocalists, guitarists, a keyboardist, a drummer, and a horn section playing up to three hours of live music that will keep your guest dancing and having an unforgettable time. Stage lighting for the band is included, as well as a sound man and a high-quality sound system. For no extra charge, recorded music can be played during the cocktail and dinner hour, as well as during any breaks or special moments. Our band emcee can make announcements according to your planned activities. You and your wedding party may also use our microphones for announcements, toasts, or speeches.
Optional - Live Music for your Wedding Ceremony ... $500
Our band members are also experienced at providing the perfect music for your wedding ceremony. Depending on your song selection and program, we will provide an appropriate combination of 1-4 instrumentalists and/or vocalists that can include traditional organ or piano music, soft guitar, saxophone, or trumpet and play or sign live music as needed as your guests arrive, during the wedding ceremony, and the recessional.
Optional - Live Music for your Cocktail Hour and Dinner ... $500
Add a touch of class with a small ensemble of musicians who play soft instrumentals and quietly sing romantic songs while your guests enjoy conversation over cocktails or dinner. The ensemble may include 1-4 musicians and/or vocalists performing gentle piano music, soft guitar, saxophone, or trumpet depending on your preferences.
Expanded Options ...
We know that every wedding and event is unique. If your event is to be held outside the East Texas area, on a day other than Saturday, or if you are planning for more than 300 guests, that's no problem. We will be happy to customize a performance package just for you.
Please contact us by email or phone. We'll be happy to answer any questions.
The Brick Street Band