Whether your event is private or conducted for business networking purposes, cocktail lounge music and food are two must-haves. With a large variety of entertainers in our database, you'll easily find a cocktail hour musician that is perfectly suited to your taste and budget. Beginning in the 1950s, the cocktail hour was a time for socializing before having dinner with invited guests. This custom was quickly picked up at weddings and other formal affairs as well as business networking events. Now GigMasters gives you a convenient way to search for, preview and book cocktail hour musicians for your next gathering.