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, Wedding Configurator 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.
Fra and Paul are having a good time while waiting for a ceremony in Tuscany to start. The Waistcoats is a function band based in Rome, Italy, but performing everywhere in Italy, from Venice to Sicily (Touring also all over Europe). They are back on the road and for...
The Waistcoats are back on the road - here is a short glimpse behind the scenes of one of their performances as a wedding band in Tuscany, near Florence.
Looking for a special gift on your big day? Want to surprise your partner or your parents with a "special" first dance or "second dance"? Maybe you didn't know it, but we also write songs! In fact, we've been writing songs for the past 20 years for different bands and...
Sal from The Waistcoats was performing for the official "Jack Daniel's 150 Anniversary" in Rome - here are some of the photos!
Italy is a beautiful country, but when it comes to your wedding sometimes it can be daunting to research and sift through all the hidden and beautiful locations this country has to offer. We have collected a few for you, to give you some inspiration for your big day!...
Getting married in Italy? Great weather, a beautiful location. A beautiful sunset, scenery that makes you think of "La Dolce Vita". The food brings a smile to your face, and you know you made the right choice - Italy is a dream destination for weddings...
Big thanks to Andrea and Kenneth from Ireland for inviting The Waistcoats play to their wedding. ...Ceol agus Craic... Location: Villa le Molina, http://www.villalemolina.com/english.html #weddingband #weddingbandinitaly...
The Waistcoats on the rooftops of Rome: big thanks to Noelle and Damien from Ireland for inviting the Waistcoats to play at their wedding. Location: Marriott Grand Hotel Flora (Rome) #weddingband...
This saturday the Waistcoats will be in Orvieto! But first they'll jump into a pool in Umbria to cool down from the sun!
Paul from The Waistcoats with his legendary musician father Joe Staunton in Dublin tonight... This is a man who who is steeped in Irish musical history. Joe has played with them all from Phil Lynott to Luke Kelly. He is also no stranger to playing weddings himself......