We are professional musicians with a huge repertoire of over 100 songs – but we’re not only a solid act – we are 100% entertainers! With additional experience in theater and TV we know how to entertain a crowd! On top of the music, we love to interact with your guests, and get them to sing, dance and party on with us. With The Waistcoats you get a real character band! We love entertaining you!
The right band for your special day!
We speak five languages. Ja, c’est veramente true! Who said “international”? We know it can be really hard to find a good, international band abroad for your destination wedding in Italy. But hey, glad you found us!
3. Fast, stress-free
We’re proud of our 24/7 customer service. We host several showcases so you can get to know us personally but if you can’t make it, we’re also always available for a meeting or a skype video call before the wedding.
We’re a super-flexible band. Our modular setup allows to offer the right entertainment package for every circumstance. From an acoustic two-piece, to a full-blown six-piece powerhouse. You also want us to play an acoustic set for your aperitifs? Need a piano player for your ceremony? Want us to DJ after our gig to keep the party going? Just ask, we offer solutions!
No matter which package you choose, you will always get more for your bucks. Each musician plays several instruments, which adds an extra layer to our rich performance. We’re always available to help, from the beginning to end. If you, your wedding planner or your venue have any unexpected technical problems , or your cousin would like to use a guitar for a little surprise moment – we are more than happy to help and to ensure that everything runs smoothly!
During peak season we’re always on the road. Which means we have optimized transfers to the max, with a vast network of accommodations and service providers we use every year. This helps us optimize costs for our customers, but also ensures that there is always a plan , C) and D) to make sure we’re always on time – no matter what.
On the Road!
Inspector Gadget would be jealous. Our gear is like a swiss army knife – ready for every unexpected event. Your WiFi microphone stops working? Use ours! Need to plug in your iPad? We have the right adapter. We make sure that no matter what challenges you run into on your big day – we smoothly take care of it without you even noticing.
With us you always know what you get. From the moment you contact us via our Contact Form or ask questions on our live chat, we will communicate any quotes in a simple, open and transparent way. There are no hidden fees or surprises. With us you’re in good hands!
With this international Wedding Band – The Waistcoats – you’re in good hands!
We are real humans. We treat every wedding as if it were our own. Instead of a “one-size-fits-all” approach we really go above and beyond to give every single wedding an individual touch.
We really love what we do. And we want to make sure that your big day will be a most memorable one.
We've won the prestigious WeddingsOnline Award If you've been following us on Instagram you've already noticed that we have received the prestigious WeddingsOnline Award (click here to read the Press Release) From their press release: The weddingsonline Awards...
40% Discount off the regular price for selected dates on Friday 13th and Ides of March (April 13, July 13, March 15, all in 2018) Save for the dates above. We are not afraid to lower our prices (or to play on those dates). Great entertainment with The...
30% Discount off the regular price for selected dates during the weekend (between March 1 and March 31 2018) Save for the month of March. Great entertainment with The Waistcoats is now more affordable than ever! This offer can be purchased up to February...
In this article we will explain, how you can easily request your SIAE permit online, without the need to visit one of the SIAE offices in Italy or delegate somebody else, or even pay an agency to do it. It might seem complicated, but it isn't after all. In...
The Waistcoats are on their way back from Ostuni - the perfect time for a song or two! The Waistcoats VLOG takes a look behind the scenes of a wedding band in Italy and collects random videos shot in-between gigs. Enjoy this episode!
Paul and Fra from The Waistcoats fly to Dublin for a Charity Event with Mark Walsh, opera singer and Christy Dignam from the band Aslan. The Waistcoats is a function band based in Rome, Italy, but performing everywhere in Italy, from Venice to Sicily. They...
The Waistcoats arrive in Sicily! Watch this Episode of our VLOG, which gives you the chance to see what's going on behind the scenes of a wedding band in Italy.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's The Waistcoats on a boat in Venice!
It was a beautiful wedding day at the Borgo di Tragliata, where the Waistcoats took care of ceremony, aperitif and performance in the evening!
The guests of an Irish Hen Party in Rome seem to enjoy a warm-up jam of The Waistcoats, before the main show starts. This VLOG gives a glimpse behind the scenes of an international wedding band in Italy. The content is meant to show a different angle of this band - on...