If you love rock n' roll in all its forms, then check out our list of some great rock bands in the Philadelphia area! You won't be disappointed!
The band consists of rock 'n roll veterans who've played for over 20 years with several great bands in the area. Their set lists contain favorites from rock artists like Ozzy Osbourne, Metallica, Judas Priest, Motley Crue, Poison, Iron Maiden, AC/DC, Velvet Revolver, Billy Idol, Kiss, Joan Jett, and Aerosmith.
A Captivating New Sound!
Blood Feathers is a relatively new band out of Philadelphia. While they are still young as a band, they have already made 2 full length albums and are working on a third. They have many catchy guitar riffs and lyrics that you find yourself singing in your head throughout the day.
They have digital and hard copies of their CD available for purchase from their website. Their CD's are $10 while the digital download is only $6. They have a list of tour dates and locations available on their website. If you're looking for a new sound that is sure to be stuck in your head for days, give Blood Feathers a try!
The Philadelphia Phenomenon!
This indie-rock band grounded its roots in Philadelphia and was prepared to stay there for the rest of their lives, but the universe had other plans for them. Through the efforts of their bassists girlfriend, they were discovered by the band My Morning Jacket and went on tour with them shortly after.
After their first tour, people wanted more of Dr. Dog! Now they tour nationwide as a headlining band. However, they still play many shows in Philadelphia. You can see a list of where they are touring from their website. You can also buy their albums and merchandise. So give this unique Philadelphia sound a try. You won't be disappointed!
Flood City's repertoire has included favorites in the rock, soul, funk, pop, R&B, and dance genres. The band serves the areas of Johnstown, Pittsburgh, Somerset, Greensburg, Ligonier, and State College.
Blend of Rock and Pop!
Fooling April proves that younger bands can thrive and have the ability to play vastly beyond their age group. This 2009 formed group has been playing many shows between their hometown Philadelphia and New York City. They have performed as support acts for such bands as John Mayer, The Strokes, and Dave Matthews Band.
Their website has an in-depth guide of tour dates, locations, and music to purchase. You can sign up for their newsletter to receive with the options to receive news about Fooling April around the world or just in the Philly area. So sign up for their newsletter so you won't miss the next time they are around!
Log onto Glitz's awesome website. You will find a guestbook filled with comments from fans, who've raved about the band's spectacular performances at venues throughout the Pittsburgh area!
Primarily focusing on classic rock tunes; Haphazard plays songs from such renowned rock artists as Led Zeppelin, Journey, Bon Jovi, Rush, Alannah Myles, Bryan Adams, Van Morrison, Black Crowes, Guns 'N Roses, AC/DC, Aerosmith, Fleetwood Mac, and .38 Special. The band plays at various bars and venues in Eastern PA approximately two Saturdays a month.
The band is equipped with multiple-sized stage setups, allowing them to perform at the smallest or largest venues. With a spectacular light show and a multitude of props, Hard Choice is sure to deliver a performance to remember. Arguably one of the best rock bands in Central PA, they always keep their fans coming back for more and more!
The lead guitarist also produces original rock tunes, and you can check out his music on his website, www.boboister.com. For your next event, book one of the coolest rock bands in Eastern Pennsylvania!
The band recently released September Songs, an album featuring 11 tracks and is a collection of songs from the first two years of the band's career. Hear everything from riff-rock to moody and melodic ballads with blues undertones.
Established in 1996, the quartet believes in producing music they truly believe in. All their songs and harmonies have a live-biting edge and trance-like sound like no other. That's why they're one of the most exciting live rock bands in PA!
The acclaimed Pittsburgh rock band has played at several popular venues in the area, like The Hard Rock Cafe and The Altar Bar. If you're interested in booking one of the best rock bands in Pennsylvania for your next event, log onto Mercury's website and fill out your name and e-mail address. You can also contact the band via Facebook or MySpace.
The rock veterans have been performing in the Southeastern PA area with a slew of bands for over 20 years. Many of the members have even opened up for acts like Crash Test Dummies, Sara Evans, Natalie Cole, The Platters, and Lonestar. Musical Chaos proudly performs for private events, corporate parties, carnivals, club venues, and other events.
The band's shows feature excellent quality sound, as well as a high-quality light and sound show using state-of-the-art equipment. The Pennsylvania rock band is adaptable to many different age groups and audiences, and guests have raved about their friendly and accommodating attitudes.
Established in 1993, Rock-It's main objective is to put on the best show possible... and, of course, have a total blast! Acknowledging that playing in a local rock band is not a high-paying job, the band possesses a true passion for the magic of rock 'n roll!
The band plays at venues throughout the Pittsburgh area, including The Altar Bar and Lava Lounge. Satin Gum digitally released their first full-length album, LP, in August 2009, which was then followed by a CD release in September. View the website to purchase CD's and digital downloads of their music, as well as T-shirts.
One of the Best Classic Rock Bands in Central PA!
Are you searching for a professional cover band for your next party, event, or private function? Book Silver City, the premier classic rock band in the Central PA metropolitan area! The band members are gifted with nearly three decades of performing rocking hits for venues in PA and other areas in the East Coast. Some of them have been playing professionally for over 35 years!
A favorite choice at local bars and restaurants, the band plays covers from such greats as Chuck Berry, The Beatles, Eric Clapton, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Neil Young, and Aerosmith. They'll even toss in a few original tunes!
Having built an impeccable reputation in the mid-Atlantic region over the past four years, Skyhawk Drive is now branching out nationally. All shows are approximately 1 hour and consist solely of original tunes. The band members are highly personable, as they love to interact with the crowd before and after they perform.
The drummer, Kevin Soffera, had done national tours with such popular bands as Seether and Breaking Benjamin. Star 69's set lists include covers from alternative bands like Staind, Pearl Jam, Everlast, and Fuel. Pennsylvania rock bands don't get much better than this!
Over the last 20+ years, the band has produced 4 CD's. Log onto their official website to listen to samples of their renditions of such beloved classics as Say That you Love Me, Gypsy, and Don't Stop. Book the original Fleetwood Mac tribute band in Western PA for your next event!
Outstanding List of Cover Songs!
Leading the Clubhouse band with his impressive acoustic and vocals is Ryan Tennis. The band is very malleable in that it can perform with the full list of members (11 members) or as few as 3. They have played parties, bars, weddings, as well as the Philadelphia Folk Festival and World Cafe Live!
Their repertoire of cover songs includes such famous bands and artists as the Beatles, Paul Simon, Jack Johnson, Sublime and Stevie Wonder. Their website includes an in-depth list of upcoming shows, mostly in Philadelphia. So be sure to check this band out and feel the sensation of some favorites performed in a new light!
The Mango Men appeal to a wide variety of audiences, with their energetic and interactive shows. All the band members take pride in never failing to give their 200% on stage. The band's repertoire includes genres like rock, pop, and country. If you're interested in booking them, the band is willing to travel up to 3,000 miles from Chalfront, PA.
The Rivers' shows are entertaining, engaging, and family-friendly. Each gig lasts 30-180 minutes. The band is available for such events as parades, music festivals, community events, fund raisers, children's shows, school assemblies, reunions, birthday parties, and weddings.
All Your Favorite Pink Floyd Classics!
If you loved Pink Floyd you will love the revitalized Think Pink Floyd cover band! They have mastered not just the sound of Pink Floyd but the visuals with their light show and their stage presence. You will receive the full experience when you go see Think Pink Floyd!
They are available for hire through the booking section on their website, but why not go out and see them first!? They have a list of upcoming shows from their website that any Pink Floyd fan should go check out. They are without a doubt the closest you will be able to get to Pink Floyd in the new millennia!
Bob your head to rockin' songs from the 1980's until today! Triple Dose performs gigs in Milton, PA and surrounding areas. Cherish an unforgettable experience with one of the best rock bands in PA!