The Basin Street Band

from£1,050

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The Basin Street Band are a swinging, vintage-themed band who love to get the dancefloor moving. Playing a mix of authentic 20-40s material as well as their own, cleverly re-imagined modern hits, The Basin Street Band are guaranteed to go down well with any audience!

As well as playing weddings and corporate events, this lively and proficient band are equally at home at jazz clubs and swing dance spectaculars!

It suited everyone of all ages and everyone was up dancing which was exactly what we were hoping for! Sandra, Family Party, Suffolk

Between them, The Basin Street Band members have years of experience of playing at everything from jazz festivals to royal events, so you can be sure that you are booking top quality musicians who love what they do! Recently, they have enjoyed performing at events for Porsche, GQ Magazine, Diageo and DHL as well as for The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and weddings all over the UK.

The band pride themselves on providing a bespoke service to each event and can offer the option of adding more brass for the ultimate entertainment experience or providing a background quartet and 5-piece version of the line up.

Performance info

Line-up Female vocals; trumpet; saxophone; double bass; guitar; drums
Performance duration 2 x 45 minute sets
Interval music Yes (included)
Lighting Yes (stage lighting included)

Booking options

Add saxophone
Add £185
For extra impact
Remove trumpet (5-piece)
Deduct £160
Suitable for smaller venues and more intimate events
Afternoon entertainment (duo)
Add £245
Add 1 x 60 or 2 x 45 minute jazz duo sets (from 2pm)
Afternoon entertainment (trio)
Add £370
Add 1 x 60 or 2 x 45 minute jazz trio sets (from 2pm)
DJ service
Add £150

Modern

Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Happy – Pharrell Williams
Crazy In Love – Beyoncé (Great Gatsby Version)
Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder
Valerie – Zutons
Feeling Good – Nina Simone
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Pencil Full Of Lead – Paolo Nutini
I'm The King Of The Swingers – Jungle Book
Hit The Road Jack – Ray Charles
Just The Two Of Us – Bill Withers
Thriller – Michael Jackson
Isn't She Lovely – Stevie Wonder
Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana
I Want You Back – Michael Jackson
Toxic – Britney Spears
Dancing In The Moonlight – King Harvest
Good Vibrations – Beach Boys
I'm Yours – Jason Mraz
Suit And Tie – Justin Timberlake
Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae–Jepsen
All About The Bass – Meghan Trainor
Let’s Stay Together – Al Green

20s-40s

It Don’t Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing – Duke Ellington
The Charleston – James P Johnson
Beyond The Sea – Frank Sinatra
At Last – Etta James
Basin Street Blues – Louis Armstrong
Alexander’s Ragtime – Irving Berlin
I Get A Kick Out Of You – Cole Porter
Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t My Baby – Louis Jordan
Caravan – Duke Ellington
Anything Goes – Cole Porter
Straighten Up And Fly Right – Nat King Cole
Why Don’t You Do Right – Peggy Lee
Ain't That A Kick In The Head – Jimmy Van Heusen
Cheek To Cheek – Irving Berlin
All Of Me – Ella Fitzgerald
Bye Bye Blackbird – Ray Henderson

Jive/Rock 'n' Roll

Rock Around The Clock – Bill Haley
Alright, Ok, You Win – Fitzgerald
Jonny B Goode – Chuck Berry
Hit The Road Jack – Ray Charles
Blue Suede Shoes – Elvis Presley
Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
Sweet Home Chicago – Blues Brothers

Christmas

Jingle Bell Rock
Santa Baby
Rudolf The Red Nosed Reindeer
Christmas Song
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Winter Wonderland
White Christmas

Billie Jean – Michael Jackson

Hit The Road Jack – Ray Charles

Just The Two Of Us – Bill Withers

Instrumental 4-piece line-up

Hey Ya – Outkast

Book with confidence! After events, we ask our clients what they thought of our acts. We publish what they say here, so you can read genuine, unbiased feedback before booking.

“We couldn't have been more delighted with The Basin Street Band's performance, the dance floor was packed from the moment they started and stayed that way for the whole set!”

Michael & Jasmine, Wedding, July 2018

“For my 40th birthday last November, I wanted to re-create some swing style magic for myself and my friends. And with the Basin Street Band that's exactly what I got. The set list was awesome, and you can tell the band love what they do as the sound they produced was wonderful. I can't recommend them highly enough. Two long sets just wasn't enough! Thanks guys, we had an incredible evening.”

Stephen, Derby, November 2017

“Thank you so so so much for performing at our wedding! Everything was smooth on the day and I didn't have to worry about anything which was reassuring. We were so impressed by everything!”

Mr & Mrs Navarro, Cambridge, May 2017

“Can I say a massive thank you to you and the rest of the band for all your efforts on Saturday night. The music was superb and many of our guests have commented on the quality and originality of the music. It suited everyone of all ages and everyone was up dancing which was exactly what we were hoping for. The whole experience was great, from the ease of booking to your response to my questions, thank you. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend you and will certainly look to book you for any future family celebrations.”

Amanda, Anniversary party, February 2019

“The band was very efficient and organised, with a good choice of music in the set.”

Anne, Corporate Christmas Party in London, December 2018

“The Basin Street Band provided an excellent performance at our Annual Dinner in November. We have a mixed group of professionals attending but the band appealed to all there. The preparation in advance was very smooth from our perspective and having used your service before, I could depend on their reliability on the night.”

Jenny & Chris, Annual Dinner, Surrey, November 2018

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