Based in Austin, TX but available to travel the nation!
Based out of Austin, TX, Nu Standard is a wedding band that performs for occasions in the Lone Star State and nationwide. This talented 8-piece group has been electrifying receptions since 2018. Specializing in a variety of popular genres, these expert musicians are keen to complement your celebration with a perfect playlist. Nu Standard was founded by accomplished multi-instrumentalist Derrick Hicks. Passionate about providing top-class wedding entertainment, this Texas-native has been playing instruments since his childhood. Consisting of vocalists, horns, and a rhythm section, the band features some of the city’s most seasoned musicians. Whether you would like to hear soul, funk, blues, or the latest hits, this group can adapt their repertoire to suit your wishes. From your walk down the aisle to your first dance, Nu Standard can accompany each stage of your wedding day. You can work with them to create a personalized soundtrack, or select one of their established setlists. The band can perform MC duties, and can provide a selection of state-of-the-art sound equipment.