Dressed in period costume, The 1940s Blitz Big Band specialises in authentic performance of those swinging hits and much-loved anthems from the wartime era. Glenn Miller springs into life before your eyes!
With all the individual flair and panache that only Sixties music and fashion could acquire, this four piece tribute group deliver the quality sound that defined British music for a generation, from the Beatles through The Beach Boys to Elvis - The King himself. This is '60's Tribute at it's very best.
78rpm present Ratpack, Swing and Jazz classics, all served up with stylish vocals and supreme musicianship. Impeccably turned out, this band is perfect for weddings, social occasions and corporate receptions
'80s Forever give you the best of the glamorous 1980s. From Bananarama and Madonna to Dexy’s Midnight Runners, Chaka Khan and Wham, expect the very best dancefloor fillers, presented in authentic '80s costume.It's a brilliant '80's Tribute!
Abba Alive presents a superb four-piece tribute to the smash-hit '70s band Abba. Complete with authentic costumes, lightshow and disco-style music in the breaks, it all adds up to a splendid evening's entertainment.
With superb singing, terrific stage-presence and wonderfully glamorous costumes, it's no great surprise that the ABBAGirls stageshow has rapidly become one of the biggest popular UK spectacles of recent times
African drums, energetic choreography and colourful costumes get both young and old clapping and dancing along to a fusion of exotic rhythm and evocative melody, creating an exciting carnival atmosphere
Al Fresco Trad Jazz Band will perform fine, stylish renditions of toe-tapping Dixieland and Trad Jazz Classics. Authentically attired with straw boater, blazer and bow-tie, they present a splendid garden party treat
An acoustic rock and pop duo performing a variety of music from the 1960s to the 2010s. Perfect for weddings, family parties, social functions and corporate events, they can provide a versatile DJ service as well
With a combination of superb backing tracks, excellent harmony singing and great presentation, All Shook Up can take you on a meandering musical trip from vintage 1950s and 1960s pop classics through to the present day
The Backbeat Beatles recapture the fresh enthusiasm of the early 'Fab Four' at their brilliant best. These guys present a show which is so musically and stylistically authentic, it's much more than simply a tribute
R'n'B refashioned into a rock-band context - think Climax Chicago Blues Band or John Mayall's Bluesbreakers - Band Of Wolves will give you high-quality heartfelt renditions of the cream of American electric blues
Transport yourself back to the era of the Big Bands, when Swing and Jazz ruled the airwaves. Then was that Golden Age of 'The Great American Songbook' - brought to you afresh by the Bernard Wight Sextet
Irish Ceili? Scottish Celidh? English Barn Dance? American Hoedown? Versatile professional musicians from Black Velvet Band present Irish, Scottish, English and American songs and dances, including an expert dance caller when needed and tailoring the style to suit your event
Blackthorn is a popular and experienced four-piece Irish band that performs lively, popular Irish songs - perfect for any wedding or party. The band includes a dance caller and can also provide organised ceili dancing.
Blazing Saddles are simply the best ‘fun’ Wild West Theme Band there is! So get out your kerchiefs and yank on your cowboy boots for a slice of real live country entertainment as American as Mom's apple pie
Under the spell of Ian's splendid singing voice and superb keyboard skills, you’ll sigh, you'll cry, you'll laugh the night away. The Boulevard Swing Jazz trio will generate a magical, romantic atmosphere at any venue.
The Bristol Klezmer Band can offer a trio of strolling gypsy musicians for drinks receptions, or a dynamic five or six-piece outfit fronted by soaring saxophone, clarinet and trombone for dancing later in the evening. The band can include swinging Gypsy Jazz if required.
Burlesque Belles Vintage Dance Troupe evoke the festive spirit and style of a bygone era with their sparkling cabaret routines showcasing displays of a variety of retro dance-genres spanning the 20th century
The Charleston Charlies will whisk you back on a nostalgic journey to the bandstand of The Savoy Ballroom, circa 1929. Their infectious, pitch-perfect rendition of '20s classics instantly recreates the Jazz Age
This group of musicians is led by Mike Evans, who first explored the lighter side of the classical repertoire during his years in the world-famous Pump Room in Bath. Hire this string quartet for your wedding, party or corporate event.
The brash, clashing and vibrant society that was the emerging urban America of a century ago springs vividly to life through The Blues - a body of songs that represent the mundane experiences of ordinary people on the street way back then.
Dave Murrell's full-on swing jazz quintet? Saxophone, piano, double-bass, guitar and drums is the standard line-up, with each instrument invited to step out into the spotlight and take its turn to 'stride out in style'
The Dixieland Trad Jazzmen bring the essence of Louisiana to life for you. It's hip-swinging, striding music that ushers a smile to the lips - the perfect musical solution for an outdoor occasion on a summer's day
Showcasing saxophone/clarinet, double-bass and guitar, the Django Gypsies present a sophisticated version of the Parisian-style 'Hot Club' Swing Jazz genre performed with Eastern European verve and panache. Great Vintage gypsy jazz!
Excelsior Vintage Trad Jazz Band will generate a Dixieland carnival atmosphere at your garden party or drinks reception. Ranging from an acoustic quartet to a full six-piece band, it's iconic Trad Jazz at its very best
Vintage Swing Jazz will bring the '20s, '30s and '40s vividly to life. Light-hearted, very listenable and extremely danceable - ideal music for a stylish wedding reception, themed birthday party or family celebrations
Stylish, authentic musical arrangements are the hallmark of Five Star Swing. When this eight-piece Little Big Band step out in style, Glenn Miller, Frank Sinatra and Shirley Bassey come to life before your eyes
The Frampton Footwarmers will bring you an invigorating transfusion of Trad Jazz from way down South at its toe-tapping best. It's carefree, sunshine music that puts a skip in the step and a smile on your face
With over three decades of acclaimed stage appearances in London theatres and prestigious venues in the UK, David Alacey has all the experience necessary to create and deliver his fine tribute to Frank Sinatra
Want the glamour, excitement and razzmatazz of Frank Sinatra - Ole Blue Eyes himself - for your celebration party or social event? A veteran of the London cabaret and theatre scene, Gary Grace is your man
An explosive four to eight-piece band performing a stonking selection of R'n'B, Soul and Rock Classics, the four-piece a cost-effective option with synthesised brass, the eight-piece featuring full horn section
You can feel the raw energy as soon as the band open up into their first few riffs. Funky bass and feisty, well-placed drums make the rhythm fairly pop along, tastefully overlaid with stylish guitar and keyboards
If you are looking for an outstanding and versatile live performance of a popular mix of dancefloor-filling music in a variety of styles spanning over six decades, then Joanna Gray and Heartbeat is the band for you
Whether it's a wedding reception, a birthday celebration, a private or corporate event or even a university ball, these guys can present exactly the right mix of popular music to get a party going with a real swing
Ian Towers Solo presents an enormous repertoire of chart-toppers spanning across the last six decades. Accompanying himself on synth keyboard with drum machine, Ian is a one man band! A talented musician, Ian cleverly creates the sound without using backing tracks.
Ian's solo show is the perfect vehicle for the wonderful Broadway songs that Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby made their own in that unrepeatable, glitzy, glamorous, Golden Hollywood Era of the '30s and '40s
If you’re looking to add a touch of exotic glamour to a special occasion, or are planning an Eastern-themed event, then Indian Sitar Duo may well fit the bill. The duo combines the instruments most commonly associated with the Indian tradition, sitar and tablas.
Jalikunda presents a blend of West African melody and rhythm, with the rippling harp-like sounds of the kora and hand-held djembe drums generating mesmerising cross-rhythms that will set the pulses racing
Importing the pulsating, vibrant rhythms of Brazilian Carnival to the UK, this scaled-down version of a Samba troupe is designed to bring those infectious Latin beats to indoor events or more intimate occasions
Johnny Hepbir introduces his cool and sophisticated guitar-led quartet, fronted by stunning female vocals and playing a seductive mix of Parisian Hot Club, Swing and Big Band classics to evoke a bygone era
Based in Dorset, The Keysworth String Quartet performs a mix of light classical music and arrangements of popular tunes. It is the perfect accompaniment for a wedding or drinks reception in Shaftesbury, Bridport and Dorchester.
London based Salsa Band Kinacho's Salsa & Latin present of Latin-American music that is passionate, dynamic and eminently danceable. Look forward to the characteristically hot-blooded tempos of Cuban Salsa and the Brazilian Lambada
King Ceilidh deliver an energetic, fun-filled session of ceilidh dancing that everybody can enjoy in English, Scottish, Irish ceili or even American Hoedown style - you take your pick. A rip-roaring assortment of jigs, reels, polkas and hornpipes will have all your guests up on their feet.
With swinging rhythms and skipping beats that lift the sound, Cuban music is powerhouse of cheerful energy. No-one can stay in their seats for long when La Cuba Ritmo strikes up - it's salsa music perfection
Le Cafe Jazz performs a delightful mix of Swing Jazz classics with a Gypsy Jazz twist. It's based around a string jazz trio, featuring violin, Django Reinhardt style guitar and double bass performing a version of Swing Jazz based on material drawn from the 1920s-30s Broadway Shows in "Hot Club" Paris style.
Are you searching for that elusive touch of class to give your event that extra edge? Then look no further. The youthful musicians of The Mancini String Quartet not only sound the part, they look sensational too
This experienced four or five-piece perform an engaging mix of Irish songs and tunes. The four-piece includes a ceili-caller for organised dancing, and the five-piece presents a raunchy set of American Country/Pop
With an exhaustive repertoire of foot-stomping classics delivered in their distinctive swinging style, Opus One present their exhilarating programme of music for dancing. This is Big Band Swing at its very best!
Carefully-crafted arrangements are the hallmarks of Oscar's Swing Jazz Band, offering keyboard, saxophone, double-bass and drums each the opportunity to step into the spotlight in style as the music unfolds
London-based Oysland provides a youthful “take” on the Balkan Klezmer tradition - perfect for weddings and bar mitzvahs. The band is available from a duo to a full-on seven piece and can include a dance caller.
Piazza is a four-piece rock and pop band showcasing the standard conventional line-up of bass guitar, drumkit, guitar and keyboard, but it is their vocal strengths that really make this outfit stand out from the rest
The Piccadilly Dance Orchestra are proud to present arguably the greatest dance music of all time - a studied selection of the best tunes of the Jazz Age, not to mention the 'Ratpack' classics of the Swing era
There's one thing you can be quite sure of with Country Music - it comes from the heart. Expect Ponchartrain to transport you over the big pond and right down to that little bar in Nashville where it's all happening!
Premier Brass supply a fanfare team or marching band for every occasion. Whether it's an awards ceremony, banquet or product launch, these superbly-drilled musicians will enhance the event and add a distinct ceremonial touch
There is a vibrant, life-loving feel to this music. When the drums strike up you just can't help smiling - there's a tangible sense of excitement in the air. The Rainbow Steel Band is one of the best Steel Bands for hire in Bristol, Bath and the South West
Playing an exciting mix of traditional Irish jigs, polkas, hornpipes and reels alongside an experienced 'caller' to organise dances, Sergeant Early's Dream are probably one of the most exciting Ceilidh bands Bristol offers
Sergeant Early's Dream reaches back into the past, both recent and more remote, and picks out the very best of the tried-and-trusted melodies, songs and dance-tunes that have delighted folk down the centuries
Shama leads a versatile Indian band who bring the exotic spectacle and sensual flavour of Bollywood music to the world fusion stage through their vivid, unique presentations and exciting, colourful performances!
Simply Blue is a great London function band. Modern Pop, Classic Pop, Motown and Soul, Indie and Rock band good old Rock 'n' Roll are all included in the mix. It's the perfect band for weddings parties and corporate events. Available as a 4 - 7 piece band.
Sirius Salsa is a Bristol based Brazillian band. Catch a ride on the widely varied but invariably sensual rhythms the Salsa, Bossa Nova, Samba, Baiao - and experience moods and sensations ranging from the ethereal to unashamed street-party madness
Catering for all occasions, Soul Station is a high-energy party band with a ripping horn section. Be it a wedding reception, birthday bash, family celebration or a corporate event, these guys could be perfect for you
Steel Pan music emanates from the streets of Trinidad, and is utterly unique. The exotic, magical rhythms took London by storm when a group from the island was invited to perform at the 1951 Festival of Britain
Spill The Whiskey are one of the most versatile bands around. Superb Celtic music featuring Irish and Scottish songs and dancetunes, together with an experienced dance-caller to organise a ceilidh or barndance
Founded in 1994 by international singer Anuradha Shukla and music producer Kiran Thakrar, Strings Bollywood Band has steadily become the foremost exponent in the UK of Bollywood in its purely musical form
Performing solo with pre-recorded music on backing tracks, this professional, well-practised specialist dance-caller offers an extremely cost-effective ceilidh or barndance, suitable for beginners or experts alike
Take two versatile singers, one blessed with excellent keyboard skills and the other an accomplished guitarist, throw in a tasty drummer, stir thoroughly, and you have all the ingredients for a superb party combo
Bringing rock and indie classics to the stage, along with all the pop favourites that everyone knows and loves, this Somerset party and wedding band provides a high energy performance that is guaranteed to keep the dance floor filled throughout the evening.
Grab your Stetson, polish those rhinestones and come on down for just the best party ever. The Hoedown Band present their unique combination of rocky traditional and country style music to get your feet tapping
Expect superb, characterful harmony vocals that might give The Dubliners a run for their money - driven along by tasty guitar and banjo and topped with lashings of fine fiddle and the odd trill of a penny whistle
With a repertoire spanning the ‘20s, ‘30s, ‘40’s, ‘50’s, and ‘60’s and costumes to suit each decade, The Vintage Diva brings the period of your choice to life. Performing with backing tracks and PA, it’s a complete evening’s entertainment.
Since forming in 1995, Ultraswing has rapidly become one of the UK's most firmly established and experienced Swing jazz bands, presenting Parisian Hot Club favourites with a distinctive European gypsy flavour
A versatile musician, veteran performer of diverse genres of music, Mike first encountered the Classical 'Top Ten' while entertaining visitors to the world-famous city of Bath as leader of The Pump Room Trio
The Wade Austin Steel Pan Band from London evokes the spirit of the Caribbean at your wedding reception or party. Happy-go-lucky calypso and reggae beats will soon have your guests relaxing, smiling and laughing.
Waytes And Measures perform traditional music from the Medieval and Tudor periods on authentic instruments. This quintet is a perfect choice for medieval banquets, re-enactments, concerts and themed events
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