Big Ric Rising: One of the Best Wedding Bands in Philadelphia

Big Ric Rising has been one of the best wedding bands in Philadelphia for decades. The consummate entertainer with unprecedented stage presence, Big Ric and his party dance band has been wowing audiences with their dynamic and interactive performances for over 15 years. With over 700 events under their belt, Big Ric Rising is one of the best at what they do – creating high-energy events!

What Makes the Big Ric Rising Band One of the Best Wedding Bands in Philadelphia

The dynamic Big Ric Rising band leads the crowd in a fun sing along on the dance floor at an awesome wedding reception.

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Big Ric began his distinguished career as a child. He started singing in local talent shows and began performing in high school theatre and other events throughout the city. After graduating school, he had the opportunity to perform with such musical greats as Grover Washington Jr., James Brown, and Sam and Dave.

The Big Ric Rising band has entertained a host of weddings, VIPs, benefits, charities, and special events. Backed by two beautiful dedicated powerhouse vocalists, this front line is incredible. Within the rest of the band there are a total of 6 singers, which is perfect for rich harmonies and a versatile range of sounds. The best wedding band in Philadelphia has a solid rhythm section and strong vocals. The group is supported by the Big Ric Horns. With a strong sound and fun enthusiasm, three powerhouse horns bring a new energy to the band that always gets the crowd going and keeps them dancing all night long.

The Big Ric Rising band has had the privilege of performing for such dignitaries as President Bill Clinton, Ben Vereen and Governor Ed Rendell. They have also played for the prestigious National Association of Catering Executives Gala, as well as the American Heart Association’s Heart Ball, the Cherry Blossom Ball, Grave Diggers Ball, and the Club Managers Association of Philadelphia and Vicinity Holiday Gala to rave reviews. By combining the Big Ric’s signature sound with a powerhouse band and vocalists, Big Ric Rising is sure to offer unforgettable entertainment for your next wedding, mitzvah or private event!

To see Big Ric Rising, one of the best wedding bands in Philadelphia, or any of our other Philadelphia bandsattend a live showcase or contact us.  Call (610) 358-9010 to speak to an experienced event consultant now.

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