Hi Dane, We just wanted to thank you again for a wonderful evening! Everyone was up and dancing the entire time, and absolutely adored the Dane Wright Band! You made the weekend very special. Thanks again! Best, Ethan
Dane Wright Band
Band leader/drummer/vocalist Dane Wright began playing music at age 6 along with his childhood best friend Casey, who still plays guitar alongside Dane in his band to this very day. That is just part of the chemistry that makes the Dane Wright Band one of the hottest live bands in the New York area for weddings and events. Dane and Casey were influenced by the music that his parents listened to including: The Beatles, Moody Blues, Rolling Stones, and Led Zeppelin. As a result, Dane always had a passion for Classic Rock. Throughout high school, Dane formed several bands and got into the bar scene at a very early age and his group became the regular house band at multiple clubs. At that point, Dane knew he wanted to pursue a career in music. He graduated from Five Towns College majoring in business, and also focusing on audio recording technology.
Today, the Dane Wright Band has made a great name for itself with its high energy performances, audience engaging personalities, and wide ranging vocal styles including Top 40, Hip Hop and R&B, Classic Rock and a tremendous repertoire of party favorites from the 60s to the 90s and early 2000s.
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Dane Wright Band Reviews
The Dane Wright Band: "You guys killed it!"
To Dane and the band,
I apologize for not reaching out sooner, as we have just returned from our honeymoon and have been soaking up the "post-wedding reflection" period.
I will start by tipping my cap to the entire Dane Wright Band - to say you guys killed it would be an understatement. Your performance easily exceeded any expectation I had entering the wedding (and word of mouth was extremely positive for you guys coming in so expectations were quite lofty to begin with lol).
I cannot thank you and your band enough.
As you know, a wedding day is BUSY, so busy that memories could easily be lost in one big blur. While our day was indeed fast-paced and at times blurry, your band's presence and personality left us with memories that will last forever, something that is truly priceless. From the beautiful opening ceremony music to closing the night out with "shout", you guys stood out as a true highlight of our special day. We easily received more compliments over the Dane Wright band than all of our other vendors COMBINED (including the milkshakes which were a hit lol).
Bringing joy to people's lives is at times challenging, but important in today's world. Please feel great about yourselves and the job you do as you bring more joy to people than you even realize.
Thank you again for everything, and best of luck to the band, although it is definitely not needed!!!
With much gratitude,
Keith and Samantha Denis AKA the "Fungos"!
Place: De Seversky Conference Center
Dane Wright Band: "The most amazing peformance at our wedding!!"
I just wanted to say thank you for the most amazing performance at our wedding!! Josh and I, as well as our guest had a BLAST!!! You guys rocked and kept everyone up on the dance floor all night! You guys are awesome and I hope to see you guys perform soon!!! Have a wonderful weekend!!!!
Carly and Josh
Dane Wright Band Review: "You guys rocked it!"
Good day, (as we are in Europe and have no concept of time!)
I cannot begin to explain how truly amazing your band was at our wedding. To say you exceeded our expectations would be an understatement so, I'll just say you rocked it. The party did not stop and when it did, it wasn't over! Thank you for an incredible night and for taking our family in to play! Truly incredible!
We will recommend you to everyone, although your performance definitely sold the band! We hope to work together again someday! Thank you so much!
The new Mr. & Mrs. Belfiore
A Review of The Dane Wright Band: "Absolutely amazing!"
Dane and Band,
Paul and I want to thank you so much for making our wedding so perfect. You were absolutely amazing and we still are receiving calls and email with your praises! Thank you does not even cover how much we truly appreciate all you did to make our wedding day and night perfect is every way!
From the cocktail hour music to the very first song all the way to the very last song (after two encores) the dance floor was always packed! You guys knew right from the start how to keep our guests dancing and enjoying themselves the entire night.
Having great music was something that was very important to us and you and the band surpassed all of our expectations in every way possible. We are beyond grateful. Thank you for an amazing night!
All our love,
Brittany and Paul Mancuso
The Dane Wright Band: "Absolutely amazing!"
We just wanted to thank you for helping to make our wedding such an incredible night. You and your band were absolutely amazing. The music choices were perfect and our guests could not stop raving about how much they enjoyed the music and how fantastic the band was. Looking forward to seeing all of you again in November at our friend's wedding! Thanks again!!
Michelle and Jonas
A Review of The Dane Wright Band: "OUTSTANDING!"
We wanted to write a quick note to thank you (x1000000) for recommending Dane's band and for giving us such a great deal. They were OUTSTANDING! I cannot gush enough. I had the most perfect time at the wedding and it was the much fun night of my life, which I attribute largely to the amazing music and incredible energy of the band. We definitely have a good group of party people as our friends and I think everyone brought it to an entirely new level at the wedding thanks to Dane and the band.
We will be recommending Dane to any and all engaged couples we come across in the future. Please let us know if you ever need anyone to sing their praises - we would be happy to do so.
Thank you again so much for all of your help,
Daisy and Joe
Dane Wright Band Review: "The most magical evening!"
Still dreaming over the best evening of our lives. Jason and I wanted to send you the deepest thank you. It was honestly the most magical evening; we had the best time.
Everything was absolutely perfect and we can't thank you enough. The Dane Wright Band was absolutely amazing; really truly the best band we ever have listened to, and EVERYONE made sure to comment on how amazing they were.
We can't wait to share photos and videos with you when they come back. Please give Dane a big hug and kiss from us; he and his band were OUTSTANDING!
Thank you again for everything! We will never forget this weekend!!
Bari & Jason
Dane Wright Band: "AMAZING!"
We just celebrated our two-year wedding anniversary, and although this is quite delayed - to this day the first thing guests at our wedding say is "Your band was AMAZING!". We had the Dane Wright Band and it was far and away our best decision. Another frequent comment - "it was like being at a concert!". We would be delighted to write a review of this band if ever needed. While we had an amazing venue (The Royalton Mansion in Roslyn) we know the event would not have been the same without the band.
Thank you, thank you!!!!!
Jessica and Adam Crystal
Dane Wright Band Review: "Everyone was up and dancing the entir time!"
We just wanted to thank you again for a wonderful evening! Everyone was up and dancing the entire time, and absolutely adored the Dane Wright Band! You made the weekend very special.
Dane Wright Band Wedding Review: "You are all rock stars!"
We're off to our honeymoon boarding now but couldn't leave the country without saying a huge thank you to you and the Dane Wright Band. You are all rock stars and so talented. "best band I've ever heard" and " felt like I was at a live concert" to name a few of you the compliments you received. Thank you for making our wedding the amazing energetic party that it was... And for NAILING the special first dance songs!!
Jessica and Devin, and our parents too
Dane Wright Band on The Knot.com: "Do yourself a favor. Stop looking for other wedding band options. This band will surpass your expectations, and then some."
My wedding was yesterday. Dane and his band absolutely killed it!! My friends and family danced the entire night away to our favorite hits. I couldn't imagine any reason to go with any other wedding or special event band. They are all professional, and charismatic. The energy they have is unmatched. Do yourself a favor. Stop looking for other wedding band options. This band will surpass your expectations, and then some. THANK YOU GUYS A MILLION TIMES OVER!!!
Dane Wright Band on The Knot.com: "Amazing...highly recommend!"
We used the Dane Wright Band for our wedding last week and could not have been happier! They sounded amazing and all the guests reached out to tell us how amazing the band was. They really read the room the entire night to keep everyone dancing. I highly recommend this band to anyone!
Hi Dane, We're off to our honeymoon boarding now but couldn't leave the country without saying a huge thank you to you and the Dane Wright Band. You are all rock stars and so talented. "best band I've ever heard" and " felt like I was at a live concert" to name a few of you the compliments you received. Thank you for making our wedding the amazing energetic party that it was... And for NAILING the special first dance songs!! Love, Jessica and Devin, and our parents too
"Hank Lane is as good as it gets! We worked with Kim in the office along the way who was just a pleasure and so fun to work with. We then had the Dane Wright Band play our wedding and they were just phenomenal. Our guests were blown away with the music and performance and overall atmosphere that was created at the wedding. Dane and crew pay close attention to detail and did everything we asked for throughout the night! I highly recommend the company, and specifically the Dane Wright Band, to anyone looking for a wedding that is classy yet new and fun at the same time!"
"First off, I want to thank Ian for listening to what we were looking for in a wedding band and suggesting the Dane Wright Band! He was right on point!!! When we got to meet with Dane about 2 weeks before the wedding, we knew the band was going to be incredible. He is a true professional and understood everything we were looking for. Then came the wedding night and WOW!!!!!! You will read all of the reviews about the Dane Wright Band and be really pumped for them to play at your wedding, and then they will play and you will still be blown away!!! They are so talented and so much fun! The dance floor was packed and it was amazing to just take a second to step back and watch how much fun everyone was having! Thank you Dane and your amazing band for giving us the best party!!!!!!! You guys are incredible!!!!"
"I cannot recommend a vendor more than Dane Wright Band from Hank Lane. I am two weeks out from my wedding and am still receiving emails and messages from friends and family praising and applauding this band. If i could do it all over again and give up the flowers, my dress and the venue for this band I would in a heart beat."