The internet has provided a great platform for bands and music artists to promote their music, make legions of new fans, and try and get that elusive record deal. Indeed WordPress is one of the best website systems to do this and the themes we have listed here are all designed for bands and individual artists to showcase their talent.
Artists want to sell records, right? Well to do this then you need to have eCommerce integration with your website. Keronchong – Bands & Musicians WooCommerce by tokokoo is a theme that allows you to sell albums, individual tracks, and concert tickets directly from your own site. While the trend these days is to use services such as iTunes to buy music, purchasing directly from the band or individual like this theme allows fans to do means that the money goes straight to them.
Similarly you want to be able to showcase your music in the first place. It is all very well having album sales on your website, however you need to provide a way for people to listen to your music before they purchase. Shaken Encore by AudioTheme provides a perfect way to do this with a subtle yet powerful music player right in the center of the screen. You can showcase your songs, appeal to a the legion of music lovers who come across your site, and do so in a very direct way. It’s the perfect theme if you want a professional artist design while incorporating multimedia as well.
Finally you want your fans or those music enthusiasts who might not have heard of you before to be able to keep up to date with all your news. Got a new album coming out? New tour dates? You need to promote these and StereoSquared by CssIgniter has news features that will let you update everyone on your latest goings on. The clean, prominent, and professional way in which it promotes news and feature articles means that you can whip up anticipation and hype for new albums and songs, make more ticket sales for concerts and gigs, and interact with your fans.
Music artists need a special kind of website beyond a simple portfolio of their work and the themes that we have compiled here will promote your talents while also encourage people to buy your music and promote your concerts.
Music Band by Oldman
Americanaura by AudioTheme
The Americanaura theme is a classy and customizable premium WordPress audio theme that’s easy to use for artsists and intuitive for fans. Built on the AudioTheme framework, it has all the functionality a modern musician or band needs to maintain a vibrant web presence. If you make music and you’re not satisfied with your current site, give Americanaura a try.
Anthem by The Theme Foundry
A minimalist tumblelog style theme with support for big beautiful photos and videos. Anthem is a minimalist tumblelog style theme for artists, photographers, and creatives. The theme supports 8 different post formats, and each format features a unique and elegant layout. Anthem handles all your different content gracefully, allowing each and every post to shine.
Berliner by css Igniter
A music theme for musicians, artists, nightclubs and everyone in the entertainment industry.
Blocco by AudioTheme
Blocco is a very unique block style theme by Press75. By default, Blocco is great for blogs, portfolios, and media. Now Blocco can also showcase your gigs, music, and videos in a whole new light. A responsive design provides a unique and tailored layout for the various devices you may be using; desktop, tablet or mobile. Built with HTML5, Blocco also includes Microformats for the various types of content thus providing the most SEO juice for your money.
Clubix – Nightlife Music & Events by stylishthemes
Clubix is a responsive wordpress theme, and is the best theme for nightlife events, music, bands and also magazines. This is the perfect theme for you, if you are involved into nightlife, music or events and you want something different. That’s why we created Clubix, a theme with strong design and strong features made to satisfy your fans, followers, party starters and most important YOU.
Dagmar by Web Savvy Marketing
This is a child theme that overlays on the Genesis Framework. The Genesis Framework is required, but not included in the purchase price of this theme. It must be purchased separately if a license is not already owned.
Dark N Gritty by Foxhound Themes
Foxhound’s Dark N Gritty is built for bands looking for something to be as gritty as their tunes. Whether you’re the next Gallows, Asking Alexandria, or erm…Metallica—this theme’s got what you need. Now you can choose the color of the main and accent colors of the theme with the hex selector, the ability to upload your own promo pic into the header, and link to your other social media hubs. Now includes our slider, a custom discography option, WooCommerce integration, updated social media icons functionality, GigPress stying, and many other improvements!
Dionysus by CssIgniter
Dionysus is the perfect theme for DJs, Bands and everyone in the music industry. Show your new releases, your tour schedule and let your fans listen to your upcoming hits!
Eino by Foxnet Themes
Eino is a multitasking theme and I call it also Franter. Half Frankenstein, half Monster. I see it as a perfect theme for artists or bands. It supports plenty of plugins too.
Faded Theme by Mint Themes
The Faded theme is an incredible all-in-one WordPress Theme for bands who want to have great design and tons of options.
Granite by iThemes
With WordPress and Granite, your business can get a website up and starting informing your fans, clients and others of what you are doing.
Harmony by ElegantThemes
Harmony is a versatile WordPress theme for bands and musicians. This theme has all of the features that a band would need, including the ability to play songs, handle events, upload photo galleries and sell merchandise. Harmony’s style is bold and features big and beautiful background images that can be easily customized to give your page a unique look. Every band needs a great online presence for their fans to find, so get started today with Harmony!
Hernán by CssIgniter
Hernán is a responsive WordPress theme for DJs, music artists, bands, radio stations and everyone in the music business.
Hype by Startbox
Hype is a real hard-hitter that helps you promote yourself, your band, your studio, your event, or just about anything else. It happily puts your content on display, whether that be a YouTube video, news clippings, Instagram photos, tumblr account, Big Cartel merchandise, you name it.
Hype uses bold colors to help identify breaks in content types, and uses smooth scrolling to transport the visitor between sections. It’s flexible layout conforms to any viewpoint, and its flexible markup shows only the sections you want, and none of the ones you don’t.
IndieFest by Foxhound Themes
This big epic visual band theme was designed for indie rockers, folk artists, grassroots pop stars, and outdoor music festivals. It’s cheerful, ominous, moody, epic, laid back, summery — whatever you need it to be.
It’s big, bold and takes customization to a new level. You’ll have the choice of 8 crazy backgrounds, 17 main colours and 15 accent colours which can all be mixed and matched. We wanted you to be able to match the brand of your band perfectly with the theme.
Jackon’s Quo Blog by Ares
Keronchong – Bands & Musicians WooCommerce by tokokoo
Keronchong is a multipurpose theme specially designed for bands and musicians and comes with complete features needed in an official website.
Kontrol by CssIgniter
Kontrol is a powerful WordPress theme for DJs, music artists, bands, radio stations and everyone in the music business.Let your audience listen to your upcoming hits with the most sophisticated custom audio implementation
Life Series – Grunge by iThemes
Life Grunge is a premium WordPress web 2.0 theme designed specifically for bands and others wanting a sleek, updated look.
Melody by sktthemes
Our music studio wordpress theme melody is suitable for rock bands as well as musicians or music studios. Rock bands or musicians can display their album, tour dates etc.
Minuet by ColorLabs & Company
Please welcome the easiest and most efficient way for you to build an online identity. Minuet will publish your thoughts, ideas and most importantly, your music.
Mixtape by Theme Supply
Mixtape is a theme that supports a wide variety of content and media types. It primarily supports audio and is ideal for DJs, Musicians, Producers but it can surely work for anyone looking to mix things up on their site.
Music Band by Delta
Music Band by Lovely
Music by Organic Themes
The ultimate WordPress theme for bands and musicians! Play your music. Sell your music. Sell your merchandise. List tour dates. Create a discography. And much more.
Music state by GavickPro
Music state is the ideal template for anyone and everyone who’s keen on music. From bands to fans, our template lets you gather people and create your own social community
New Deminsion by Delta
Night Music by Foxhound Themes
This drop-dead gorgeous dark theme was crafted for producers and DJs although it’d likely fit the bill for club owners too.
We’ve worked really hard to combine ease of customization without sacrificing beauty. For the first time ever, we’ve built in a hex color selector for you to pinpoint your exact main and accent colours. Because of the advancements in web standards we can finally give you the control you want while still making a theme with tons of style and personality.
Noise by iThemes
Introducing Noise, a responsive Builder child theme perfect for your band. Noise supports the new Audio Block for Builder, and makes it easy for you to upload albums and playlists. Styling for several post formats is also included.
Patrick DJ by Web Savvy Marketing
This responsive WordPress theme offers multiple color options, a flexible slider, and is 100% mobile friendly. The website design includes multiple sidebars, widgetized home page, call to action boxes, multiple page payouts, columns, featured images, latest tweets, user profiles, and featured pages.
Recoding Studio by Mercury
Rock Band Blog by Ares
RockWall – Music by GavickPro
WordPress music theme designed for musicians, bands, artist, bloggers and the entertainment industry.
This WordPress theme is a perfect solution while building news and music websites. The theme is to rock, share and deliver the latest information from from the music world.
Isn’t it true that a sophisticated and amazingly designed WordPress website is a key to success and the Net that is the fastest way to convey a message? If so, use our latest theme with its severe and modern tiles design!
Use incredibly useful widgets for displaying content on your WordPress website in an attractive way. It will catch your visitors attention thanks to: Comments, Image Show, News Show Pro, Tabs and Title Overlay.
Multilingual ReadyAlso, thanks to WPML support, creating and running a multilingual sites is easier as never before!
Setlist by Gorilla Themes
Setlist is a WordPress theme designed for Music bands, and artists in general that want to have a cutting edge design and great features for their band website.
Shaken Encore by AudioTheme
The Shaken Encore theme is for the artist that prefers a minimalistic design approach without compromising on key features. Because of its minimalist nature, it works for a wide variety of musicians and like all the themes built on the AudioTheme framework, it supports gigs, discography, and videos in addition to the features found in typical WordPress themes.
Soundboard by Red_sun
Soundboard is a powerful music WordPress theme with special features for bands and solo artists. With Soundboard you can display your tour dates, discography, videos, images and sell your band merchandise – it has pretty much everything you need for a band website.
This theme is all about your fans. Next to the news section your fans will find all the important stuff right on the homepage thanks to 6 custom widgets: upcoming tour dates, newest album, latest pictures, latest videos, …
Soundboard is easy to use, even for users with no coding knowledge. If you are a professional designer and you are putting together a site for a band, this is something that you should check out as well. The simplicity of use and the special features make this theme so easy to get set up and running.
Soundstage Theme by Mint Themes
Making a good first impression online is huge in how bands are perceived. The Soundstage theme for bands will wow everyone who visits in seconds with it’s impressive slider and slick home page layout. It offers a complete website including MP3 streaming with online store, discography, photos, videos, tour dates, and blogs.
StereoSquared by CssIgniter
The Grammy by Foxhound Themes
The Artist of the Year Theme (formerly the Grammy) is for the band that wants their website as professional as they are. It comes with 8 background colours which completely change the vibe of the theme (wood, concrete, amp mesh, underwater, velvet, ghost, crosshatch turquoise, crosshatch red). We’ve also upgraded our social media functions to include over tons of different selectable social media hubs. You have the ability to upload your own promo pic into the header or choose to have a slider which allows you to cycle through more pics or advertise your latest album. This theme would also work great for labels or agencies that need a layout that would fit a wide-range of bands.
Toxy Music by Hugo
Tuned Balloon – Card by Anariel Design
Tuned Ballon is an easy to use theme with flexible layout that looks great on any device, big or small. Tuned Balloon theme uses basic, core WordPress options (pages,post,categories) to create site that is easy to use for very beginners, but also for advance users. There is no option panel with many settings in it, all available theme adjustments are available inside WordPress “Theme Customizer” that allows site admins to tweak theme’s settings and see a preview of those changes in a real time.
Twilight Zone by Delta