This is a collection of fantastic band and music WordPress themes ideal for musicians, music fans, DJ’s, bands and bloggers wanting to build a professional and great looking music or band website with WordPress.
WordPress is an excellent platform to build a band or music website on because it’s free and easy to set up and operate. Using one of these specifically designed themes will transform a WordPress blog into a great looking music or band oriented website with all the features required by musicians and bands. Some of the great features in the various themes include: custom MP3 audio players, concert and tour date calendars, photo, video and events galleries, options to sell you merchandise, discography / song / album pages, social networking, and video / audio player compatibility with the popular music and video sites such as ReverbNation, Mixpod, SoundCloud, Playlist.com, YouTube and others.
So if you want to create a rocking WordPress music website, but avoid head banging frustration doing so, check out the 30 (plus a few more) premium WordPress music and band themes below.
Obsidian (named after the naturally occurring volcanic glass) is a modern and mobile friendly music WordPress theme from AudioTheme. The premium theme has a stylish and practical design plus a great set of features making it an ideal online hub for bands, musicians, DJ’s, and others in the music and entertainment industry.
The theme integrates with the AudioTheme Framework plugin which is a state of the art WordPress plugin to manage music, gigs, videos, discography and more. Some of the key features of the theme include: WordPress customizer support for easy customization (change colours, fonts, backgrounds, titles, logo etc), gigs management (upcoming and past gigs and all the details such as time, date, venue details, ticket information, calendar links, and more), discography management (showcase your albums, singles, and EP’s all on one page), single records and tracks management (displays tracks in a clean and simple track list, allowing users to listen and sample your music), video library (for all your music videos), social media icons, photo gallery, audio theme custom widget support, audio player, footer widgets, a fully responsive design and more.
A funky WordPress music theme from cssigniter ideal for DJs, musicians, artists, bands, radio stations or anyone in the music business. The premium theme has a mobile responsive design so will work on any screen size and device. Other features include SoundCloud integration, 6 colour schemes, tour schedule section, custom widgetized homepage, theme options panel and more.
Sessions WordPress Theme
Sessions in a cool music WordPress theme from cssigniter with a unique and functional design. The premium theme is ideal for musicians, event organizers, bands, nightclubs and everyone in the entertainment industry.
Some of the key features of the theme include: a mobile friendly responsive layout, a drag and drop homepage (build your website’s homepage exactly the way you want it using custom content widgets), streaming audio player, 6 custom post types (slider, artists, discography, event, galleries and videos), WooCommerce support, custom widgets, theme options for easy control and customization, translation ready, and more.
Encore WordPress Theme
Encore is a music and band WordPress theme with an unpretentious and minimal design. The premium theme from AudioTheme is built specifically for musicians, labels, bands and music producers. It allows you to present your content, music and videos in a simple and organized approach to will be appealing to your fans.
Some of the key features of the theme include: a custom site-wide music player, discography (showcases your albums in a nice grid with a custom template), single record pages (lets fans sample your music in a simple, organized track list and let you provide links to purchase your music), video library page, social icon menu for your social profiles, off screen widget panel, fully mobile friendly responsive design, customizer (to easily add a site title and tagline or upload your own logo, change fonts, colors etc), custom menus and backgrounds and more. The theme integrates with the AudioTheme Framework; a state of the art WordPress plugin to manage music, gigs, discography / tracks, venues, videos, and all your music needs.
A premium WordPress band theme from Foxhound Band Themes. The theme allows you to display your bands tour dates, sell your merchandise, add your biography and music videos, embed your SoundCloud tunes, blog to your fans, recruit them to your newsletter or Facebook page, embed your favourite social media links, and more.
Hernan WordPress Theme
A nice mobile ready music WordPress theme that includes everything a musician or band might need in a website. The premium theme from cssigniter is perfect for DJs, music artists, bands, radio stations and everyone else in the music business. Features include a custom built in audio player, custom page for gigs and events, pages for artists, albums / discography, videos, photos galleries and more.
Huesos WordPress Theme
Huesos is a premium WordPress theme for musicians from AudioTheme. The theme has a simple and minimal design built to provide a highly functional and customizable foundation for music websites. The clean and versatile content focused design allows you to easily project your own brand and imaging and grow with you. Its ideal for established musicians and new ones alike.
Some of the key features of the Huesos music theme include: a slick site wide music player (remembers track information and location as visitors browse your site for a near-seamless playback experience), a widgetzied homepage for featuring current and relevant content, a fully responsive design (with off-screen navigation and playlist menus at mobile sizes), custom color or image backgrounds with auto text updates for optimum contrast, support for all AudioTheme features (Gigs, Records, Videos, and Widgets), video archive preview mode, ecommerce support to sell digital goods (built in styling for the Easy Digital Downloads plugin), social icons menu, custom page templates and more.
A multimedia entertainment WordPress theme from Gorilla Themes designed for musicians, bands, artist, bloggers and the entertainment industry. The premium theme includes a beautiful featured slideshow and audio / video module on the homepage, 5 colour schemes, a Vimeo and YouTube module to easily add videos which automatically resize to fit the layout, banner ad modules and more.
A premium WordPress theme from Gorilla Themes designed for fan clubs, music, band, and artist websites. The theme features 5 colour schemes, homepage featured slider, banner management, integrated social network widgets, and optional video and highlights module where you can show your artist’s latest creation together with 2 modules showcasing the artist recent news and activities.
A band / music WordPress theme from Gorilla Themes. The premium theme is designed for musicians, bands, artists and other wanting to show off their work or blog about music. The theme comes in 5 colour styles and includes a photo carousel slider on the homepage, events calendar for shows and events, support for all the popular audio players, and social networking site integration.
A fresh, clean theme featuring band photos, videos, news, shows and events. You can include your latest YouTube videos, Myspace music player, links to Merch and more. It is fully customizable including the ability to quickly change your header image.
A beautifully simple, organized theme designed around content: photos, news, events, blogs, and music. The themes include features specifically geared for bands such as embedded music, video, and photo options, tour date listings and social media links to connect with the fans.
An edgy, colorful, and current theme based around connecting with fans, delivering music, videos, and photos. You can include your latest YouTube videos, TunCore player, Myspace music player, links to Merch and more.
Dark ‘n Gritty
A premium WordPress band theme from Foxhound Band Themes. The theme allows you to upload high quality mp3s, display tour dates, sell your merchandise, and blog to your fans. It features 4 colour styles, built in Myspace music player widget, newsletter sign up option and more.
A night club WordPress theme from Gorilla Themes designed for night clubs, bands, music, clubs and nightlife websites. The premium theme comes in 5 vivid colours schemes, audio and video player support to upload your own songs, homepage slider and event calendar, social network integration and more.
A premium WordPress theme from Gorilla Themes designed for night clubs, nightlife and music sites. The theme includes an events calendar and featured content slideshow, audio and video player compatibility with all the popular music and video sites, social networking widgets, 7 colour scheme options and more.
Tribal Music Theme
An urban grunge themed multimedia music WordPress theme from Gorilla Themes. The theme features a built in audio player giving you a jukebox on your blog. The theme is great for showcasing new artists and bands, reviewing songs, creating your own radio station, a gossip blog or a range of other uses.
A premium music portal WordPress theme from CSSigniter designed for DJs, musicians, singers, bands and others in the music industry. The theme features SoundCloud integration for fans to listen to your music, tour schedule section, custom homepage with featured slider, various shortcodes and colour schemes, options panel and more.
A band and music WordPress theme from Foxhound Band Themes designed for indie rockers, folk artists, grassroots pop stars, outdoor music festivals or other music websites. The premium theme has a big, bold design with 8 background, 17 main colours and 15 accents which can be mixed and matched to suit your band. Other features include Gigpress: a tour and concerts calendar, newsletter signup, social links, and option to upload your own MP3s or embed your music with SoundCloud.
A versatile premium WordPress theme from Elegant Themes that allows you to transform WordPress into a cool music or band site or a fully functional events website. A core element is the interactive calendar that can display all your events, past and present in an intuitive interface. Other features include additional listing info, 5 colour schemes, optional blog style structure, advanced theme options panel and more.
A dark music premium WordPress child theme built to spotlight your latest video, showcase your music and the show dates you need to promote. The theme includes a featured video on the homepage, drop down menus, numerous layout options and a backend theme options panel.
The Music theme from Organic Themes is a fantastic music WordPress theme for bands and musicians. The premium theme includes everything a band or musician needs in a website to promote their talent. The Music theme lets you play your music with an HTML5 Audio Player, sell your music and merchandize with WooCommerce ecommerce plugin integration, list your tour dates, show your pictures, create a discography and album pages and more. The theme has lots of customisation options to change colours, textures, images etc, and it has a responsive design so works perfectly on mobile devices.
Acoustic Music WordPress Theme
Acoustic is a slick and feature packed music WordPress theme for solo artists, bands, DJs, collectives, club owners, music producers, event producers and anyone else in the music industry. It has custom post support for events, discography, video, artists, galleries and other things. It has a theme settings panel, colour change options, 10 custom widgets, 4 homepage layout options and more.
Soundboard Music WordPress Theme
Soundboard is a great looking and powerful music WordPress theme with special features for bands and solo artists. The premium theme has just about everything you need for a music website, allowing you to display your tour dates, discography, videos, images and sell your band merchandise. The theme is easy to use even if you don’t know any code, but also great for developers to use. It has custom post types and templates to add an image gallery, video gallery and a discography including album artwork, song titles, release date, buying options, lyrics, and audio players. You can also upload self-hosted video and audio files via JW Player. Soundboard is also compatible with the WooCommerce ecommerce plugin so that you can sell your band merchandise online.
MORE MUSIC & BAND THEMES
This post lists only some of the excellent music WordPress themes available. Here’s more:
The Best Music WordPress Themes – complete gallery of ALL the best WordPress music themes.
Music WordPress Themes – category list of all music themes