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The following wedding musicians come highly recommended from real Arkansas brides, who we surveyed for our 2017 Arkansas Wedding Report, as well as from brides whose weddings were selected to be featured in this issue’s Real Weddings section. From dance bands and DJs to solo artists and booking agents, these are the best of the bunch.

Boom Kinetic
Type of service: Dance Band
Main music genre: Pop-rock
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: Call for pricing
Formed in 2006, this high-energy pop-rock band was named “Best Party Band” in both 2009 and 2010 at the Northwest Arkansas Music Awards.
BoomKinetic.com | (479) 601-4971 | Booking@BoomKinetic.com


Brock Entertainment
Type of service: DJ
Main music genre: All types of music
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: $1,050
On your special day, you can’t leave anything to chance. We're an experienced group of interactive entertainers trained to get everyone involved, because that makes for a fun and memorable wedding.
DJBrockEntertainment.com | (479) 553-9535 | Brock@DJBrockEntertainment.com


Central Arkansas Entertainment
Type of service: Booking Agent, Dance Band, DJ
Main music genres: All genres
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: $500
Central Arkansas’ source for DJs, live bands, musicians, string quartets, harpists, violinists, pianists and more. The agency also provides uplighting, LED and wood dance floors, draping and more.
CentralArkansasEntertainment.com | (501) 772-0067 | JoeSnell@Me.com


DJ Connection
Type of service: DJ
Main music genre: Top 40
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: $850 (but depends on the wedding or event date)
From weddings to corporate events, school dances to your cat’s birthday party, we’ve been providing entertainment since 1999.
DJConnection.com | (855) 895-2490 | Info@DJConnection.com


The DMP Band
Type of service: Dance Band
Main music genres: Current Hits, Top 40, R&B, Motown, Pop, Rock, Country, Blues, Oldies and ’50s–2000s
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: Rates depend upon the distance from Memphis, and the band configuration.
The DMP Band has became one of the top party bands of the Mid-South. This group delivers a high-energy performance that will keep your dance floor packed all night.
TheDMPBand.com | (901) 757-4900 | Management@TheDMPband.com


Funkytown
Type of service: Dance Band
Main music genres: Current Hits, Top 40, R&B, Motown, Pop, Rock, Country, Blues, Oldies and ’50s–2000s
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: Rates depend upon the distance from Memphis, and the band configuration.
Funkytown offers a unique experience that will exceed your expectations! A dynamic male lead vocalist, two fierce female lead vocalists, and a tight rhythm section provide an exciting mix of songs.
FunkytownBand.com | (901) 757-4900 | Management@FunkytownBand.com


Groove Productions
Main music genre: Whatever you and your guests like.
Type of service: DJ
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: $925
Owned and operated by two brothers, Groove Productions is a disc jockey company with 25 years experience. With Groove Productions, you get the owners of the company at your reception, always.
DJGrooveProductions.com | (479) 200-1313 | TaRudisill@Yahoo.com


Klassik Entertainment
Type of service: DJ
Main music genres: Top 40, Hip-Hop, Country, R&B, Motown, EDM and House
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: $750
Klassik Entertainment focuses on making your event “an event to remember.” We are your one-stop shop for your entertainment needs.
KlassikEnt.com | (501) 908-5055 | Jonathan@KlassikEnt.com


Memphis Soul Revue
Type of service: Dance Band
Main music genres: Top 40, R&B, Motown, Pop, Rock, Country, Blues, Oldies, ’50s–2000s and Current Hits
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: Rates depend upon the distance from Memphis, and the band configuration.
For more than 25 years, Memphis Soul Revue has performed every type of event. This one-of-a-kind show band gives unparalleled performances with their polished choreography, dazzling costumes, and dynamic vocals.
MemphisSoulRevue.net | (901) 757-4900 | Management@MemphisSoulRevue.net


Premier Event Group of Little Rock
Type of service: DJ
Main music genre: All genres
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: Average reception cost $600
Home to Arkansas’ best DJs! Let us help create a truly memorable experience. Customized DJ services, karaoke, MCing, personalized planning forms, lighting, drape and a vast array of music to create the perfect atmosphere. They will keep the party going! Prices are very affordable! SEE HOT SPRINGS WEDDING PLANNER
PremierEventGroupLR.com | (501) 690-9861 | Xavier@PremierEventGroupLR.com


Ryan T. Productions
Type of service: DJ
Main music genres: Top 40, Oldies (’70s, ’80s, ’90s), Hip-Hop, Pop, Rock and Country
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: $800
Mobile DJ Service with over 10 years of experience. We connect your vision with our expertise to help make your event the admirable one that you deserve.
RyanTProductions.com | (479) 721-2363 | Info@RyanTProductions.com


Timbo Promotions Mobile DJ Service
Type of service: DJ
Main music genres: Hip-Hop, Country, Pop, Motown, Disco and ’50s–2000s
Average cost for a 4-hour reception: $600
Weddings, wedding receptions and engagement parties. Entertaining all of Arkansas. More than 2 million songs to choose from. Largest music collection around.
TimboPromotions.com | (501) 993-6264 | DJTimbo@SBCGlobal.net


You can find more bands, DJs and string quartets inside the Arkansas Bride online musicians database. From there, you can easily find phone numbers, email addresses and links back to the performers' websites.

You'll be certain to find somebody who can get you and your new spouse started out on the right note.