Ripcord is a full-service music vendor with a ten year history in the Boston area.  

Our standard instrumentation for private events includes 6 musicians: female and male lead vocals, guitar, bass, drums, and keyboards/synth; however, most couples select our 8piece lineup (featuring saxophone and trumpet).  Additionally, we offer discounted all-inclusive bundles, which include musicians for both ceremony and cocktail hour.
Ripcord's standard wedding / event package includes: 
  • State of the art sound equipment & LED stage lights
  • Wireless microphone for toasts/speeches
  • DJ'd breaks which can be customized by our couples
  • Emcee'ing for the event
  • Limited Liability Insurance for our involvement with the event
  • Guaranteed live requests of your choice for formal dances, unless prerecorded tracks are preferred. 
Optional/available add-ons:
  • Ceremonies and cocktail hours
    • Musicians; from soloists to larger ensembles 
    • PA/Sound equipment and/or microphone(s)
  • Horns (saxophone, trumpet, etc.); from one, to full horn sections
  • Strings (i.e. violin/cello, etc); from soloists to larger ensembles
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Ripcord is a band from Boston, MA, who provides entertainment for events across New England, including Massachusetts (Boston, western MA, Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket), Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Jersey and New York.  Ripcord specializes in weddings ("traditional weddings" of all religious affiliations, same sex / gay marriages, and civil unions, etc), parties (corporate, birthdays, anniversaries, holidays), and club gigs.