Performing for thousands of wonderful parties and galas for over 35 years, this Philly based wedding band and dance band has pleased audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Experience has performed as a party band at almost every major Gala in the area, including The World Premiere opening of the Kimmel Center, the renowned Academy Ball as well as the Rittenhouse Ball on the Square. This versatile ensemble is able to move from musical genre to genre with ease from society music and the Jazz classics, to Motown and the most contemporary Top 40 hits of today.
Experience by Eddie Bruce Band in Philadelphia
A Top Wedding Band in Philadelphia
Backed and led by the Philadelphia legend Eddie Bruce himself, throughout the years, Eddie has assembled a group of the most diverse, experienced and talented wedding musicians in the area. The band’s long time lead female vocalist, Charlene Holloway, is also an accomplished performer, with national act experience. Joined by the high energy, sophisticated female vocalist, Cibon and their versatile front male lead, Zeek, this front-line of dynamic performers enables the band to cover songs from Sinatra to the latest hits with accuracy and authenticity that will leave your guests amazed!
Eddie himself has over 1000 high end weddings and events under his belt. With his experience in wedding music planning and coordinating some of the areas post successful parties, he has since turned over the execution of these parties to his Musical Director Luke O’Reilly. As an award winning pianist Luke is one of the most prominent musicians in the Philadelphia area who has always had a passion for music. Having studied performance in college, Luke has had the chance to recorded and tour with greats such as Curtis Fuller, Dave Valentin, Billy Paul, Slide Hampton, Nicholas Payton, Fred Wesley, Red Holloway, Steve Turre, Musiq Soulchild, Carol Riddick, K’naan and many others.
Why Choose Experience by Eddie Bruce Band
Experience has a strong commitment to supporting the community, Eddie Bruce was proud to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from Variety – the Children’s Charity for his extraordinary work with children who have disabilities. For four years he produced, hosted and performed in The Kids with Heart Talent Show, making the kids the real stars of the event. In 2012, he produced and starred in another fundraising event – A Tribute to Tony Bennett in Words & Music, a Literary Music Event with Bennett biographer David Evanier and WRTI’s jazz icon Bob Perkins. Benefitting the Center for Literacy, it took place at Philadelphia Theatre Company’s Suzanne Roberts Theatre and surpassed all their fundraising goals. Other charities supported include The Eagles Fly For Leukemia, the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, Golden Slipper, The Breast Health Institute and The Chef Aid Gala for Manna among many others.
If you are searching for a versatile and experienced wedding band and corporate event band that will keep your guests on the dance floor all night, look no further than Experience by Eddie Bruce!