New England and New York
Steve Anthony & Persuasion is a live wedding band based in North Providence, RI. For over 27 years, this talented troupe of musicians has been entertaining crowds with their blend of classic hits and modern favorites. Add upbeat energy and professional sound to your special day for an entertainment experience to remember. Lead vocalist Steve Anthony began his vocal journey by singing and touring with the nationally known Cranston High School East Acapella Choir. Through the years, Steve performed in several musicals and sang on notable commercials for products like Trident Sugarless Mints, Chevrolet, and Ragu Spaghetti Sauce. He has shared the stage with figures such as Michael J. Foxs, Neil Sedaka, and many more. He has provided vocals for various bands, including the 18-piece Big Band. He has fronted Persuasion since 1992 and loves entertaining crowds of all ages with their stylish sounds. Steve Anthony & Persuasion comprises six dedicated musicians that combine to create a high-quality, fun-filled performance that is sure to keep your guests on the dance floor. The band can be made into a nine-piece to add even more volume and complexity to their performance for your pleasure. No matter your wedding style or party size, this band brings their professional performance to complete your day. Steve Anthony & Persuasion can provide for all of your wedding entertainment needs. From lilting ceremony melodies to toe-tapping cocktail hour music. For your reception, they will up the tempo, capable of performing everything from Kenny Loggins to Bruno Mars. The band features male and female vocalists, a rhythm section, and a horn section, producing a layered, cohesive sound. They are happy to style their setlist to suit your aesthetic, offering tracks from country music to classic rock, pop to R&B.