He was a drummer in a rock band...
Local bands provide music for dancing.
Bands played German marches.
Bands of government soldiers, rebels and just plain criminals have been roaming some neighborhoods.
...a small but growing band of Japanese companies taking their first steps into American publishing.
Almost all hospitals use a wrist-band of some kind with your name and details on it.
...bands of natural vegetation between strips of crops...
A band of light glowed in the space between floor and door.
Surgeons placed a metal band around the knee cap to help it knit back together.
...a strong band of flat muscle tissue.
For an initial service, a 10 megahertz-wide band of frequencies will be needed.
...a new tax band of 20p in the pound on the first £2,000 of taxable income.
They appear to rule out some of the ideas that have been mentioned — banding the tax so higher earners would pay more.
...a banding system based on property values...
The choice will be between a flat-rate or a banded charge.