The Velvet Hammer Band is the best local dance cover band for your event!  We are a group of seasoned musicians, fronted by a singer who majored in vocal performance at USC.  Our song selections range from a wide variety of music and time periods, with the ultimate goal of bringing you upbeat, high energy dance songs that will appeal to a wide audience range.

With songs from contemporary artists such as DNCE, Pink and Bruno Mars, to songs from favorites such as Chaka Khan,Heart, Linda Rondstadt and Fleetwood Mac, we have something for everyone to enjoy.

Our song selections are made to appeal to a wide audience, and our shows are great for adults, while also kid friendly.

Our years of collective experience shines through in our performances.  We are professionals and treat every show, gig and event with the professionalism our clients deserve.

Our gear is pro-level gear, and our sound can handle any venue from an intimate acoustic style setting to a large outdoor festival style event.

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The Velvet Hammer Band Rocks the Pittsburg Seafood & Music Festival

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Pittsburg Marina, Pittsburg

The Velvet Hammer will be opening for Sheila E on Saturday, September 8th at The34th Annual Pittsburg Seafood & Music Festival! For more information about this year's event, please visit the festival website at PittsburgSeafoodandMusicFestival.com.

DATES & TIMES: September 8 & 9, 2018 Festival open from 10:00am to 7:00pm on Saturday and 10:00am to 7:00pm on Sunday.


The Velvet Hammer Band Live on the Main Stage at Hayward Zucchini Festival

Southland Mall, 1 Southland Mall Drive, Hayward

The Velvet Hammer Band will be Headlining on the Main Stage at this years Zucchinifest on Sunday August 19th Start time 6:15! General Admission - $10.00 Seniors(55+), Juniors (5-12) & Handicapped - $5.00 Kids under 5 - FREE

Get your discount tickets at The COBBLERS 22443 Foothill Blvd. Hayward, CA

$10 for 2 tickets Send a self addressed stamped envelope with a check or money order to: P.O. Box 247 Hayward, CA 94543 One per person Offer ends August 1st


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