No matter what kind of event you’re planning, you want it to go off without a hitch. You want everyone to have a great time that they’ll never forget. A live cover band is the way to go to make that happen. Not only can everyone hear their favorite songs, but they’ll be able to enjoy a spectacular show from the band. If you can find a spectacular Austin variety band, that is. It isn’t hard to find an Austin band for hire, but there are none as professional and as entertaining as The Grooves. We’ve been a favorite of Austin party bands since 1991. Don’t skimp on your entertainment, choose one of the best local Austin bands for hire, The Grooves!
While there are certain types of events we play more than others, we are the most flexible band for hire! No matter what type of event you’re hiring for, we can help it go off without a hitch… unless it’s a wedding, where there will be just one hitch!
We play over 100 shows a year in Austin at just about every venue there is. We have performed at over 2,000 wedding receptions. In fact, many wedding venues and coordinators recommend us specifically to those looking for an awesome Austin wedding band. We love to help brides and grooms end their big day with a bang and to help them create wonderful memories that they and everyone else will look back on fondly for years to come. We love being a part of a bride and groom’s special day and scores of five star reviews on wedding web portals are testimony to our savvy at making a wedding day one for the history books.
However, we also provide showstopping entertainment for corporate events. We play tasteful sets to ensure that employees, clients, and others both enjoy themselves and are impressed with the professional, high-end feel of the event. We are the most requested Austin musicians for hire in town and always guarantee an exciting time to be had by all.
The same goes for fundraisers and galas. We aim to impress and we do. Not only do we work hard to make sure that everyone has the time of their lives, but we also do our best to get people excited to attend events in the first place. Videos of our live performances are instrumental in creating excited buzz and, in the case of fundraisers, helping to sell tickets and raise money for the hosting organization. Thus, The Grooves have also become a top pick among Austin party bands for fundraisers in town.
Last but not least, we play various private parties including anniversary parties, birthday parties, bar and bat mitzvahs, and “just because” dance parties. No matter the event type, we have a host of songs across genres to choose from so that everyone has a great time listening to and dancing to their favorite tunes.
One of the best Austin cover bands for hire is right here. The Grooves got their start in Austin 25 years ago and made their way to the top of bands in Austin with their keen ability to pick songs based on crowd response, keeping the energy flowing through the night and building the excitement to the very end. Bands in Austin command a certain respect as being the best in the state largely due to the large musician population in Austin TX. The Grooves band has been touted as the best Austin wedding entertainment since their inception in 1991.
Music is an integral part of Austin culture. Many talented musicians have ties to the city. Do the names Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Spoon, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Gary Clark Jr., and Willie Nelson ring a bell? These are just a few of Austin’s finest who’ve made it big.
But we can’t forget about the many passionate musicians who play in the city’s beloved cover bands. The Grooves are one of many that originated here. Yet, few others have been so successful. We have been a favorite of the local music scene for more than 25 years and are the most requested Austin cover band on the scene.
Austin is home base for us. Over the years, we’ve played thousands of shows here so, as you can imagine, we’ve performed at just about every major event center in the city. These include Krystal Falls, The Driskill, Casa Blanca On Brushy Creek, Cedar Street Courtyard, and many other popular venues.
We’ve been around. That gives us and you an advantage. We know what to expect with each venue including size, acoustics, setup, and so on. This enables us to help you prepare well for your event, get set up quickly, and play the best sets possible at the right volume.
Looking for country cover bands in Austin, TX? Classic rock bands? Something else? Whatever you’re looking for, we’ve got you covered. The Groove do a little bit of everything from pop to rock to country to Latin and Tejano to swing and beyond. And we do it well.
Often, our clients and their guests tell us that we sound just like the record. It doesn’t matter whether we’re playing songs from the 50’s and 60’s, from today, or any decade in between. People can’t get enough of our passionate, authentic, true-to-the-original covers of some of the greatest hits and catchiest earworms of all time.
Who doesn’t love singing along to My Girl? Or dancing to Bruno Mars’ funky pop hits? And who doesn’t know all the words to Sweet Home Alabama or Fly Me to the Moon? We’ve worked hard to find the songs that folks of all ages and sorts enjoy. We now have a repertoire of over 170 great songs to choose from, as well as the versatility to change our sets on the fly to keep the energy up throughout the event.
No matter the event, we know how to get the party started and get everyone dancing when the occasion calls for it. We have a huge repertoire of tried and true songs that we know keep the dance floor packed. The Grooves party band has developed a reputation for bringing wedding receptions and private parties to life with fun, high-energy covers of everyone’s favorite songs.
And besides just creating great dance parties, we’re also known for being phenomenal entertainers. Our three lovely girls sing beautifully and put on fully choreographed shows that keep guests truly entertained. There’s no better way to impress than with Austin’s most versatile and most entertaining cover band!