attn: Jacob Dryden
Live music for your event!
- Music Festivals
- Community Events
- Awards Ceremonies
- Company Christmas parties
- Summer staff BBQs
- 30th, 40th, 50th Birthday Parties.
- Grand Openings, fundraising Galas
Let's find a great solution for your event!
Solo Acoustic & Voice
$750 (3 hours) $100/hr after 3 hours
(Alternative, Pop, Rock)
$3000 - $5000
(contact us for detailed pricing)
4 piece band
- 3 Vocals
- Drums, Bass,
- Gtrs, Keyboards.
What can you expect?
- Great music & an awesome experience!
- A good hang with great people, no egos!
- Lots of crowd interaction, dancing & singing.
- A smooth process with great musicians.
What sets Quickness apart ?
- 6 International radio awards
- 2 critically acclaimed albums & a 3rd scheduled for 2023.
Music playlist of 500 cover songs.
genres: Alternative Rock, 90s, Funk, Soul, HipHop, Country
- Quickness has appeared in full length feature films; live on television; and made-for-tv movies, and their music is in rotation on alternative rock radio.
- We offer production packages with Sound, Lights & video.
Quickness Frequently asked Questions:
Can you play our song?
- Yes! Quickness plays alternative rock, pop and top40 with a 90’s vibe.
- Our original music is in rotation on radio, and we do cover songs as well.
What will the band look like when they show up?
- Quickness present ourselves as business casual, or formal with tuxedo jackets at awards ceremonies or private events.
- Black leather shoes or boots, dark pants, Jacket.
Do I need to bring speakers or hire a roadie?
- We have technicians to handle Sound & lights so you and your guests can enjoy yourselves.
- We have a tech rider and a hospitality rider that details our requirements.
- Is your event a destination event? Yes we may need to hire a backline company and a sound company if your event is in a remote location, or acquire cartage from Vancouver to your chosen location.
Can you work with the crew we already hired?
- Yes we are happy to work with the team that is in place.
- We have a tech rider and stage plot that details our requirements.
- We are also happy to supplement the system to meet our needs, we are all about teamwork and being solution oriented!
Do you have music between sets and during dinner?
- Yes! We can play your spotify playlist or supply a curated playlist before and after our performances,
*We do after-party packages !
Want an acoustic pop trio early at one location, and a band from 9-1 at the adult only after-party??
Jacob Dryden | Manager / Band Leader
About our band leader Jacob Dryden
Jacob has been in the music industry since 1999 and has been involved in thousands of events with audiences ranging from 3 to 300,000.
Jacob has won several international radio awards, has composed for CBC Radio, has toured all over North America, is a music educator and performs 200 shows per year.
Jacob has done events with:
LuluLemon, Canadian Breast Cancer Society, Vancouver Pride Society, Canadian Cancer Society, The BC Lions, Ronald Macdonald House, Autism Society of BC, Sophie’s Place, The Vancouver Canucks, Cantrav.
Live mixing Credits : The Dalai Lama, Snoop Dogg (monitors), DJ Premier, Kool Keith, K-OS, RZA, GZA, The Beatnuts, Kardinal Offishal, Kyprios, Sweatshop Union, 36 Mafia, Questlove (DJ event), Maestro Fresh Wes, Bryce Vine, Chvrches, Papa Roach, Mutemath, Moneen, Minus the Bear, Thursday, The Skatellites, LCD Soundsystem, Mad Professor, Collie Budz, Gogol Bordello (Monitors), Carly Rae Jepsen, Marianas Trench, Faber Drive, The National, the Breeders, Veruca Salt, Everclear, Big Sugar, Grady, The Zolas, Delhi 2 Dublin, The Matinee, Dear Rouge, Bend Sinister, Mother Mother, Little India, Beyond the Fall, Superbeing, Metric, Retrofits, Mostly Marley, Soulstream, Silversun Pickups, Electric Six, Band of Skulls, Band of Horses, Todd Kerns, Bif Naked, Steve Malkmus and thousands more.
Starting Over - Chris Stapleton
Fast Car - Tracy Chapman / Luke Combs
Always on the Run (Mama said) Lenny Kravitz
Honey I’m Good - Andy Grammer
Last Night - Morgan Wallen
As it Was - Harry Styles
Adore you - Harry Styles
Style - Taylor Swift
Last Nite - The Strokes
Circles - Post Malone
Dreams - Fleetwood Mac
Basketcase - Green Day
Sexyback - Justin Timberlake
1979 - Smashing Pumpkins
Shut up and Dance - Walk The Moon
Jealous - Chromeo
Cake by the Ocean - DNCE
Ho Hey - The Lumineers
Teenage Dirtbag - Wheetus
Young Blood - The Naked and Famous
Heart of Gold - Neil Young
Country Roads - John Denver
Sedated - The Ramones
Wagon Wheel - Old Crow / Darius Rucker
Treasure - Bruno Mars
I Can’t go for That - Hall & Oates
I got a feeling' - Black Eyed Peas
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Happy - Pharrell
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
500 Miles - The Proclaimers
Rude - Magic!
Walking on a dream - Empire of the Sun
Feel Good Inc. - Gorillaz
Marry You - Bruno Mars
Are you gonna go my way - Lenny Kravitz
Miss You - Rolling Stones
Sweet child 'o' Mine - Guns n Roses
Stolen Dance - Milky Chance
Pony - Ginuwine
Feel so close - Calvin Harris
People Everyday - Arrested Development
Get Lucky - Daft Punk / Pharrell
Alright - Jamiroquai
This is How we do it - Montell Jordan
Kiss - Prince
Cream - Prince
Gin n Juice - Snoop Dogg
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Faith - George Michael
Happy - Pharrell
Forget You - Ceelo Green
Chicken Grease - D’Angelo
Boys of Summer - Don Henley / Ataris
Animal - Def Leppard
Listen to the music - Doobie Brothers
Animal - Neon Trees
Don’t Stop Believing - Journey
Paper Planes - M.I.A.
Santeria - Sublime
American Boy - Estelle
Are you Gonna Be my Girl - Jet
Saw Her Standing there - Beatles
Beverly Hills - Weezer
Why Georgia - John Mayer
Obla di obla da - Beatles
Crazy Little Thing called Love - Queen
Fishing in the Dark - Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Hurts So Good - John Mellencamp
Swingtown - Steve Miller
Get Back - the Beatles
Make it with Chu - QOTSA
Heroes - David Bowie
Kids - MGMT
Island in the sun - Weezer
Jump Around - House of Pain
Cosmic Girl - Jamiroquai
Dancing w myself - Billy Idol
Rebel Yell - Billy Idol
Hey Ya! - Outkast
Blister in the sun - Violent Femmes
No Diggity - BlackStreet
I Can’t Feel my Face - The Weeknd
The Middle - Jimmy Eat World
Gold on the ceiling - The Black Keys
Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand
1901 - Phoenix
Free Falling - Tom Petty
Mr brightside - The Killers
Feel Like Making Love - Bad Company
Feel Like Making Love - D’Angelo
Pour some sugar on me - Def Leppard
Fight for your right to Party - Beastie Boys
Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars
What I got - Sublime
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Wanna Be Sedated - The Ramones
Message in a Bottle - The Police
I Want you to Want me - Cheap Trick
Highway to Hell - ACDC
Lonely Boy - Black Keys
Electric Avenue - Eddie Grant
Wonderwall - Oasis
Holiday - Green Day
Walking on the Moon - The Police
Man in the Box - Alice In Chains
Nutshell - Alice In Chains
All Apologies - Nirvana
Lovers in a Dangerous time - Bruce Coburn / BNL
Basketcase - Green Day
All the Small things - Blink 182
Purple Rain - Prince
Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen /Buckley
Yellow - Coldplay
Venice is Sinking - Spirit of the West
Fragile bird - City and Colour
Riptide - Vance Joy
Whiskey n the Jar - (Trad.) Metallica
500 Miles / gonna be - The Proclaimers
Just Like Heaven - The Cure
Take a picture - Filter
Pride (in the name of Love) U2
What shall we do Drunken Sailor - Trad.
Copperhead Road - Steve Earle
Go your own way - Fleetwood Mac
Galway Girl - Steve Earle
Little Lion Man - Mumford and Sons
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Dirty Old Town - The Pogues
Wagon Wheel - Old Crow Medecine Show / Darius Rucker
The Night Pat Murphy Died - Fiddler’s Green
Come together - The Beatles
Sweet Child O Mine - Guns and Roses
Champagne Supernova - Oasis
Semi Charmed Life - Third Eye Blind
Jumper - Third Eye Blind
September - Earth Wind and Fire
September - Collective Soul
Learning to Fly - Tom Petty
Cuts Like a Knife - Bryan Adams
Everlong - Foo Fighters
Take it Easy - Eagles
Old Man - Neil Young
Sex On Fire - Kings Of Leon
Heart Of Gold - Neil young
Landslide - Stevie Knicks / Fleetwood Mac
Wish you Were Here - Pink Floyd
Brick in the wall part 2 - Pink Floyd
How Does it Feel - D’Angelo
Jessie’s Girl - Rick Springfield
That Song - Big Wreck
Black Hole Sun - SoundGarden
I will wait (for you) - Mumford and Sons
Tainted Love - Soft Cell
Come on Eileen - Dexy’s midnight Runners
Malibu - Hole
That’s not my Name - Ting Tings
Wicked Game - Chris Isaak
Time Bomb - Rancid
Sweater Weather - The NBHD
Stir it up - Bob marley and the wailers
Stay - Rihanna / Mike
She Talks to Angels - The Black Crowes
Safe and Sound - Capital Cities
Run To You - Bryan Adams
Rebellion Lies - Arcade Fire
Interstate Love Song - Stone Temple Pilots
Night Nurse - Gregory Isaacs
Love Somebody - Keith Urban
Lets Go Crazy - Prince
Hungry Like the Wolf - Duran Duran
Have you ever seen the rain - CCR
Folsom Prison - Johnny Cash
Can’t Stop the feeling - Justin Timberlake
Cry me a River - Justin Timberlake
Hot and Cold - Katy Perry
TGIF - Katy Perry
Bizarre Love Triangle -
Bittersweet Symphony - The Verve
Big Hard Sun - Eddie Vedder
Anyway you want it - Journey
Always on the Run / Mama Said - Lenny Kravitz
All these things that I’ve Done - The Killers
Africa - Toto
Patience - Guns and Roses
Courage - Tragically Hip
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Ride - 21 Pilots
Seven Nation Army - White Stripes
Sweet Dreams (are made of this) Eurythmics
Time to Pretend - MGMT
Baba O'Riley - The Who
Pumped up Kicks - Foster the People
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Friday I’m in Love - The Cure
Island In the Sun - Weezer
Bad - U2
Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams
Sweet Emotion - Aerosmith
Fall to Pieces - Velvet Revolver
Come as you are - Nirvana
Be Faithful - Fatman Scoop
Wanted Dead or Alive - Bon Jovi
Living on a Prayer - Bon Jovi
Stuck in the middle with you - Stealer’s Wheel
High and Dry - RadioHead
Fake Plastic Trees - RadioHead
With or Without you - U2