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1920s & Gatsby bands

Hire a 1920s band to play authentic Charleston music, Dixieland jazz or Harlem swing. Perfect for speakeasy or Gatsby-themed events.

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Ticket To The Twenties
from£550

Ticket To The Twenties

  • London
  • 3
  • (24)

You're on your way to The Twenties! And to celebrate, some of the most in-demand and charismatic musicians on the London scene have come together to form Ticket to the Twenties - the bees knees in vintage style entertainment!

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from£1,230

Bertie And The Spiffs

  • West Yorkshire
  • 4-5
  • (21)

Hugely entertaining and swinging 1920s-style jazz band, who have previously performed at Wembley Stadium. The band put their own unique and eccentric take on modern pop, from Taylor Swift to Motorhead! DJ laptop service available on request.

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from£1,325

Hipshakers

  • London
  • 4-7
  • (21)

Classy, stylish vintage band inspired by Postmodern Jukebox. The band play all your favourite chart hits from a 1920s Charleston version of 'Put Your Records On' to a Motown-style arrangement of ‘Can’t Feel My Face'.

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from£1,475

Scotch & Soda

  • London
  • 4-5
  • (17)

Specialising in music from the roaring twenties and recreating the glitz and glamour of the era, Scotch & Soda are the hottest 1920’s band on the boardwalk.

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from£3,875

Champagne On Ice

  • London
  • 9
  • (11)

A 9-piece party band made up of world-touring, top of their game musicians performing stunning renditions of your favourite Top 40 chart tracks in a 1920's classy style.

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from£1,660

Putting On The Ritz

  • Manchester
  • 4
  • (23)

Unique and talented musicians & entertainers to recreate the authentic musical ambience of the 1920s & 30s, when The "Charleston" was all the rage, and the swells were "Putting on the Ritz". Also available as a roaming option!

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from£695

The Postmodern Jazz Cats

  • London
  • 3-7
  • (22)

An intoxicating blend of swing, jazz and contemporary pop performed by experienced, world-class musicians. Additional musicians and afternoon sets also available.

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from£740

The Southside Jazz Band

  • London
  • 3-8
  • (16)

Renowned for their live shows full of infectious energy, and their ability to win over any crowd large or small, The Southside Jazz Band is the band that most evocatively recreates the bold, brassy, blues-infused spirit of 1920s New Orleans jazz in the UK today.

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from£365

Lily Von Rouge

  • Derbyshire
  • 1-10
  • (5)

Tantalizing singer available as a soloist or with a live band in varying sizes. Lily sings the best of vintage and postmodern jazz in sparkling 1920s style.

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from£615

The 12th Street Swingers

  • Surrey
  • 3-6
  • (30)

Upbeat, Dixieland jazz band playing songs in the classic New Orleans style. Great for toe-tapping background music. Also available as a marching band line-up is available for parades and funerals.

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from£310

The Gatsby Girl

  • North Yorkshire
  • 1
  • (10)

Dazzling vocalist with a variety of shows spanning from 1910's through to the 60s! Wartime inspired shows to rock n roll favourites, The Gatsby Girl has something to offer for all events.

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from£440

The Slick City Jazz Stompers

  • London
  • 2-7
  • (20)

The Slick City Jazz Stompers play trad jazz in the traditional New Orleans style – perfect for background music to help create a fun, informal and relaxed atmosphere at summer events.

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from£550

Diamond Nights

  • London
  • 3
  • (16)

Vintage jazz band fronted by an incredible female vocalist/drummer playing modern songs with a retro twist, as well as standards from the 20s and 30s. A variety of line-ups are available to suit any event.

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from£1,050

The Basin Street Band

  • London
  • 4-7
  • (7)

Swinging, vintage-themed band playing a mixture of modern hits in a quirky, vintage style alongside authentic 20s-40s material. Duo and trio set ups as well as additional musicians are available.

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from£985

The Hotsy-Totsies

  • Manchester
  • 5
  • (21)

Delivering a diverse range of songs from many genres and decades, reinvented in a captivating vintage style from upbeat funk, jazz standards or Brazilian samba and Latin beats.

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from£250

Miss Moon

  • London
  • 1
  • (15)

A talented, award-winning Italian-American vocalist with over 15 years of experience, Miss Moon has stepped on international stages such as the European Jazz Expo and Porretta Soul Festival and performed for countless High End Venues, Jazz Clubs, Corporate and Private Events.

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from£480

The Velvet Tones

  • London
  • 2
  • (11)

Inspired by the Golden Age of Jazz, The Velvet Tones pay homage to the Ladies of Jazz revisiting the Great American Songbook and tunes made famous by the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Nina Simone, Julie London to mention a few providing an approach at once refreshing and faithful to the original style of the era.

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from£365

Midnight In Paris

  • London
  • 2-5
  • (3)

Sophisticated French style jazz band featuring a superb female vocalist/violinist with a repertoire of French classics, Spanish classics and American swing standards. The band can provide an unplugged roaming option, as well as additional musicians and a DJ service

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from£1,785

The Charleston Stampede

  • Manchester
  • 5
  • (3)

The Charleston Stampede play popular hits from roaring 20s. Enjoy this visit to an era of wonderful nonsense, quirky original music and cheerful entertainment. Let’s misbehave!


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Booking a 1920s & Gatsby band?

Recreate the razzle dazzle of the jazz age with a Great Gatsby-style 1920s band in top hats and tails – cheerful and quirky! Or top off your prohibition-themed party with a speakeasy-style band paying homage to the era of the Cotton Club and rent parties!

From gypsy jazz in the style of Django Reinhardt to quirky Charlestons, these acts are perfect for setting a classy, relaxed mood. We also have traditional Dixieland jazz bands for hire, ideal for garden parties in the summer. Smartly dressed to give an authentic feel, their foxtrots and shuffles will transport you back to the toe-tapping 20s.

Often small and compact line-ups, our 20s Dixieland bands are perfect for outdoor performances and squeezing onto smaller stages. Whether you’re cruising down the river or putting on the ritz, make sure you have one of our amazing acts as your main event!

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