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Dreamboats and Petticoats. The 50s was the era of Big Band, Doo-Wop, Swing and early Rock n Roll.

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    • The Retrobeats

      Band act for hire
      The Retrobeats – an experienced four piece live band playing a wide range of songs from the late 1950s through to the mid 1970s with the accent on music to dance to. Reliving the great hits of yesteryear, we feature both male and female lead vocals and we play the hits you remember and some ...
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      Fee from £420
    • The Four Of Clubs

      Band act for hire
      Entertaining with music from the 50's, 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's and current chart hits, The Four Of Clubs are available for your wedding, corporate function or event. From The Beatles and Elvis, to The Killers, Jessie J and many more, our four-piece band will entertain your audiences and keep them ...
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      Fee from £800
    • Jukebox Jets

      Band act for hire
      The Jukebox Jets are the UK’s finest Rock and Roll party band. If you are looking for something special and unique to celebrate your wedding, party or corporate event the Jukebox Jets can deliver a second to none performance that will be a talking point for guests long after the event. The ...
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      Fee from £1463
    • Mat Walklate & Paolo Fuschi

      Duo act for hire
      Mat Walklate (Harmonica and Vocals) and Paolo Fuschi (Guitar and Vocals) play Classic 50s and 60s blues, R&B and a little Ska. The duo feature hot, driving harp, immaculate, searing guitar and soulful vocals. The Manchester duo recreates the best of the golden age of urban blues. Mat Walklate ...
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      Fee from £300
    • Ruby & The Dukes

      Band act for hire
      Ruby & The Dukes play '50s R&B, Jazz, Rock 'n' Roll and Swing to get their audiences jumping up and dancing...with just the occasional Torch song for smooching.... Ruby & The Dukes started playing together at the beginning of 2016 and gigging almost immediately, playing private functions and ...
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      Fee from £680
    • The Polka Dots

      Trio act for hire
      Take three sassy voices, arrange a collection of original and cover swing songs, add sharp dance routines and you have The Polka Dots! Together, the three girls bring you a modern twist on the classic 1940s & ‘50s close harmony trio: From Glenn Miller and The Andrews Sisters to The Dots’ ...
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      Fee from £850
    • Belle Noir

      Trio act for hire
      Belle NOIR are a 'vintemporary' vocal harmony trio, formed in 2013. Taking their inspiration from jazz, blues, soul, swing and bebop, their sound is a fusion of classic and contemporary numbers; from heyday to modern day. With performances for Rolls Royce and Bentley at The Dorchester, NYE at ...
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      Fee from £950
    • The Harmonettes

      Trio act for hire
      The Harmonettes are a sensational Andrews Sisters Harmony Trio. With a set list packed full of golden hits from the 40s & 50’s, as well as current chart toppers with a vintage twist, this trio are a great addition to any vintage or 1940s/50s themed event! As standard The Harmonettes ...
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      Fee from £995
    • Four Femmes on the Thames

      Band act for hire
      The hottest new London based vintage girl band with a twist! Bringing comedy and sass to the streets of the Big Smoke… The Four Femmes met after training together for three years at the prestigious Central School of Speech and Drama studying Acting & Musical Theatre. They decided to put ...
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      Fee from £1750
    • The Len Phillips Big Band

      Band act for hire
      Britain's most popular Big Band. A 16 piece orchestra plus singers including some of the best musicians in the UK. The band's latest CD is heard frequently on BBC Radio 2 and Jazz FM. "The best big band in Britain" - Channel Radio “A marvelous orchestra masterfully directed by Joe ...
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      Fee from £3200

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