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Side One Entertainment

Vancouver , BC
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LOCATION

Side One - Head Office, 312 - 119 W.Pender St
Vancouver, BC V6B 1S5 CA (map)

PHONE

604-809-3746

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

We have bands locally in Toronto ON, Vancouver BC and Calgary AB - and are available for travel anywhere in the world!

Having a live band is a must if you want your party to... Read more
We have bands locally in Toronto ON, Vancouver BC and Calgary AB - and are available for travel anywhere in the world!

Having a live band is a must if you want your party to be a party, but it needs to be the right live band. We won't rail at you for several paragraphs with the same words everyone uses like dynamic, energetic, engaging, polished and infectious - though all would apply. The point is simply that this band is made up of extremely talented and experienced musicians, and the sets were crafted for the sole purpose of packing a dance floor, while avoiding entirely the typical cover band cheese. With a repertoire covering ground from Aretha to Iggy Azalea, Queen to Kanye to and literally everything in between, SideOne will customize the set to appeal to your guests and at no point will there be any YMCA-ing, promise. SideOne is about the music, and the audience, and will rock your event for a price that won't make you gag. Read less
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INFO FOR BAND

Are you an agency or a band?
Band
How many musicians are in your band(s)?
7+
What genres of music does (do) your band(s) play?
Acoustic, Big Band, Blues, Caribbean, Classic Rock, Classical, Country, Dance, Folk, Funk, Hip Hop, International, Jazz, Latin, Motown, Oldies, Pop, Punk Rock, R&B/Soul, Reggae, Rock, Swing
What music services do you provide?
Ceremony Music, Cocktail Hour Music, Instrumentals, Learning New Songs, Liability Insurance, Music During Breaks, Reception Music, Rehearsal Dinner Music, Vocals, Willing to Travel
What items are available?
Lighting, Microphones, Sound/PA System

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Melissa
Wedding:
5/30/2015
5.0/5.0
Amazing!
Kept our entire wedding dancing from the first song to the last.
Absolutely made our party the best.
Our wedding wouldn't have been the same without them.
New exactly what to play to entertain everyone.
Can not say enough good things So much fun!
Amazing!
Kept our entire wedding dancing from the first song to the last.
Absolutely made our party the best. Read more...
Amazing!
Kept our entire wedding dancing from the first song to the last.
Absolutely made our party the best.
Our wedding wouldn't have been the same without them.
New exactly what to play to entertain everyone.
Can not say enough good things So much fun! Read less
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Cory
Wedding:
3/21/2015
5.0/5.0
This band was amazing at our wedding reception! They came highly recommended to us and after having them at our wedding I definitely understand why. Everyone at our wedding was on the dance floor for most of the time and more than half of our wedding was still there at 1 am for last call including all of my old Aunties and Uncles. Our friends cannot stop talking about how much they enjoyed our band. If you want to have a party at your reception I definitely recommend hiring these guys. They are awesome and 1000 times better than a DJ.
This band was amazing at our wedding reception! They came highly recommended to us and after having them at our wedding I Read more...
This band was amazing at our wedding reception! They came highly recommended to us and after having them at our wedding I definitely understand why. Everyone at our wedding was on the dance floor for most of the time and more than half of our wedding was still there at 1 am for last call including all of my old Aunties and Uncles. Our friends cannot stop talking about how much they enjoyed our band. If you want to have a party at your reception I definitely recommend hiring these guys. They are awesome and 1000 times better than a DJ. Read less
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Lona
Wedding:
3/21/2015
5.0/5.0
SideOne Entertainment was incredible from beginning to end. They were easy to communicate with and very helpful with suggestions. Hands down SideOne Band made our wedding even more memorable. No one ever left the dance floor - even the bride and groom danced from the beginning to the end. Guests and ourselves included are still talking about how amazing SideOne was. Hiring SideOne to play at our wedding was the best decision we made - besides getting married.
SideOne Entertainment was incredible from beginning to end. They were easy to communicate with and very helpful with Read more...
SideOne Entertainment was incredible from beginning to end. They were easy to communicate with and very helpful with suggestions. Hands down SideOne Band made our wedding even more memorable. No one ever left the dance floor - even the bride and groom danced from the beginning to the end. Guests and ourselves included are still talking about how amazing SideOne was. Hiring SideOne to play at our wedding was the best decision we made - besides getting married. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
We found Side One because my mom had attended a wedding in the Vancouver region and she fell in love with the band. Although I had my own ideas for a band, she insisted that this was the band we should get, so I cautiously said ok (not knowing about my mom's taste in bands). We found out that there was a newly formed Side One out of Calgary due to the success and demand of the Vancouver band (I presume). We had an Edmonton wedding so we paid for most of the band to come up from Calgary. Due to an unfortunate injury, the Calgary female lead couldn’t make it, so they flew the Vancouver replacement out. She was simply amazing. Also, we decided last minute to go for an 8-piece band and they found us two great available local brass players a week before too. The whole band was perfect and the party and dancing was nonstop. We had literally 90% of the wedding guests dancing for the whole night. My grandparents who have been having problems walking in recent years were somehow up dancing. We had a wedding cake, but didn't eat it, didn't even cut it. We donated the cake the next day to the Bissell center. There was no bouquet toss. Once the band started playing, there was nothing that would have got us to stop the band. They were that good. In terms of value, they are a great deal. Yes, they are more expensive than your average band, but they could charge more for how good they are. I'm not sure whether this is a common polite compliment for most newlyweds, but we had at least 20 people come up to us and say that it was the best wedding they had ever been to and it's all thanks to the band. It was in a pretty simple hall, good, but not fancy buffet food, really nothing special except for the band. Around 50 people came to me in awe and asked where on earth I found this band. I was as shocked as they were. I would absolutely recommend this band to anyone and just say that yes, they are worth the money.
We found Side One because my mom had attended a wedding in the Vancouver region and she fell in love with the band. Read more...
We found Side One because my mom had attended a wedding in the Vancouver region and she fell in love with the band. Although I had my own ideas for a band, she insisted that this was the band we should get, so I cautiously said ok (not knowing about my mom's taste in bands). We found out that there was a newly formed Side One out of Calgary due to the success and demand of the Vancouver band (I presume). We had an Edmonton wedding so we paid for most of the band to come up from Calgary. Due to an unfortunate injury, the Calgary female lead couldn’t make it, so they flew the Vancouver replacement out. She was simply amazing. Also, we decided last minute to go for an 8-piece band and they found us two great available local brass players a week before too. The whole band was perfect and the party and dancing was nonstop. We had literally 90% of the wedding guests dancing for the whole night. My grandparents who have been having problems walking in recent years were somehow up dancing. We had a wedding cake, but didn't eat it, didn't even cut it. We donated the cake the next day to the Bissell center. There was no bouquet toss. Once the band started playing, there was nothing that would have got us to stop the band. They were that good. In terms of value, they are a great deal. Yes, they are more expensive than your average band, but they could charge more for how good they are. I'm not sure whether this is a common polite compliment for most newlyweds, but we had at least 20 people come up to us and say that it was the best wedding they had ever been to and it's all thanks to the band. It was in a pretty simple hall, good, but not fancy buffet food, really nothing special except for the band. Around 50 people came to me in awe and asked where on earth I found this band. I was as shocked as they were. I would absolutely recommend this band to anyone and just say that yes, they are worth the money. Read less
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Jenna
Wedding:
9/13/2014
5.0/5.0
SideOne totally MADE our reception! They had the dance floor filled and shaking all night!! We are excited to recommend them to our friends and family, so we can party again with them one day! Thanks!
SideOne totally MADE our reception! They had the dance floor filled and shaking all night!! We are excited to recommend Read more...
SideOne totally MADE our reception! They had the dance floor filled and shaking all night!! We are excited to recommend them to our friends and family, so we can party again with them one day! Thanks! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Hands down the best event band! Don't bother shopping around. They will learn and perform whatever songs you want. My guests still talk about the band. All Side One members are all extremely talented, professional, and a total blast (not to mention good looking:). I'd be a groupie if they would let me crash their events.
Hands down the best event band! Don't bother shopping around. They will learn and perform whatever songs you want. My Read more...
Hands down the best event band! Don't bother shopping around. They will learn and perform whatever songs you want. My guests still talk about the band. All Side One members are all extremely talented, professional, and a total blast (not to mention good looking:). I'd be a groupie if they would let me crash their events. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Hands down the best live band out there! These guys are UNREAL!!
Hands down the best live band out there! These guys are UNREAL!!
Hands down the best live band out there! These guys are UNREAL!! Read less
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Lisa
Wedding:
8/9/2014
5.0/5.0
Amazing !!! The dance floor was packed the whole night and we received so many compliments on the band from our wedding guests. Would definitely recommend !!
Amazing !!! The dance floor was packed the whole night and we received so many compliments on the band from our wedding Read more...
Amazing !!! The dance floor was packed the whole night and we received so many compliments on the band from our wedding guests. Would definitely recommend !! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Side One was amazing. From the first dance to the encore....yes, encore! The crowd insisted they come back and play two more songs. The floor was filled with all ages from six to seventy. After the wedding, we had guests say they could have danced all night. Thanks, Side One, you rock!!!!!
Side One was amazing. From the first dance to the encore....yes, encore! The crowd insisted they come back and play two Read more...
Side One was amazing. From the first dance to the encore....yes, encore! The crowd insisted they come back and play two more songs. The floor was filled with all ages from six to seventy. After the wedding, we had guests say they could have danced all night. Thanks, Side One, you rock!!!!! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Side One was amazing. They had everyone from six to seventy on the dance floor. From the first song to the encore (yes, encore, the crowd would not leave until they played a few more), Side One kept people on the floor dancing, engaged, and laughing. Thanks Side One, you rock!!!1
Side One was amazing. They had everyone from six to seventy on the dance floor. From the first song to the encore (yes, Read more...
Side One was amazing. They had everyone from six to seventy on the dance floor. From the first song to the encore (yes, encore, the crowd would not leave until they played a few more), Side One kept people on the floor dancing, engaged, and laughing. Thanks Side One, you rock!!!1 Read less
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