Band or BAND may refer to:



Arts, entertainment, and mediaEdit


  • Musical ensemble, a group of people who perform instrumental or vocal music
    • Band (rock and pop), a small ensemble that plays rock or pop
    • Concert band, an ensemble of woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments
    • Dansband, band playing popular music for a partner-dancing audience
    • Jazz band, a musical ensemble that plays jazz music
    • Marching band, a group of instrumental musicians who generally perform outdoors
    • School band, a group of student musicians who rehearse and perform instrumental music
  • The Band, a Canadian-American rock and roll group

Other uses in arts, entertainment and mediaEdit

Clothing, jewelry, and accessoriesEdit

  • Armband or arm band
    • Smart band a band with electronic component
      • Microsoft Band, a smart band with smartwatch features from the software giant
  • Bandolier or bandoleer, an ammunition belt
  • Bands (neckwear), two pieces of cloth fitted around the neck as part of formal clothing for clergy, academics, and lawyers
  • Belt (clothing), a flexible band or strap, typically made of leather or heavy cloth, and worn around the waist
  • Strap, an elongated flap or ribbon, usually of fabric or leather
  • Wedding band, a metal ring indicating the wearer is married


Science and technologyEdit

Society and governmentEdit

Other usesEdit

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