• Band: Moonlighters
  • Genre: Jazz & Swing
  • Band size: solot to 5 piece

About Moonlighters:

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The Modernists is a jazz band based in Manchester fronted by Female Vocals.

We play a mix of jazz standards from ballads to full swing numbers and we also do vintage covers of modern songs (postmodern jukebox style).

We can taylor the set to be more traditional, or full of vintage covers or a mix of the 2 to suit the needs of the event.

We can offer different line ups for the band to suit style and budget – the standard is a 4 or 5 piece. We can reduce to a duo or trio or can add sax to make up a 6 piece.


Repertoire List


Ain’t Misbehavin

All Of Me

Almost Like Being In Love

At Last

Autumn Leaves

Blue Moon

C Jam Blues

Cantaloupe Island

Cheek to Cheek

Cry Me a River

Dream A Little Dream of Me

Everytime We Say Goodbye


Fly Me To The Moon

Georgia on my Mind

The Girl From Ipanema

Have You Met Miss Jones

Honeysuckle Rose

I Get A Kick Out Of You

I Got Rhythm

It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing

I’ve Got You Under My Skin

Lady is a Tramp

Lullaby of Birdland


Mood Indigo

Moon River

My Funny Valentine

Night and Day

Route 66 (swing version)

Satin Doll

Somewhere Over the Rainbow



The Nearness Of You

The Way You Look Tonight

They Can’t Take That Away From Me

Why Don’t You Do Right



7 Nation Army – The White Stripes

A Town Called Malice – The Jam

Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers

All Of Me – John Legend

Billie Jean – Michael Jackson

Can’t Feel My Face – The Weeknd

Can’t Stop The Feelin’ – Justin Timberlake

Crazy In Love – Beyonce (Emeli Sande from ‘The Great Gatsby’)

Don’t Worry Be Happy – Bobby McFerrin

Forget You – Cee Lo Green

Get Lucky – Daft Punk

Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder

I Wanna Dance With Somebody – Whitney Houston

I Want You To Want Me – Cheap Trick

I Wish – Stevie Wonder

It Must Be Love – Madness

Kiss – Prince

Lady Marmalade – Patti Labelle

Mercy – Duffy

Mr Brightside – The Killers

Oops I Did It Again – Britney Spears

Poker Face – Lady Gaga

Rather Be – Clean Bandit

Rolling In The Deep – Adele

Summer of 69 – Bryan Adams

Sweet Dreams – Eurhythmics

Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran

Valerie – Amy Winehouse

Wonderwall – Oasis

You’ve Got The Love – Florence and the Machine


Frequently Asked Questions

Why hire Moonlighters Band?
With may years of performance experience at Weddings, wedding receptions, festivals, launch events, funerals, ceremonies, anniversaries, parties, and many other special occasions. Moonlighters are an ideal act if you are looking for an affordable live band. Like all of our artists they are professional, have all the relevant insurances and are always happy to chat to you about song requests and even DJ options after the performance. Many acts can provide background music throughout a dinner or lunch as well as provide the evening up beat entertainment too.

Where can we book Moonlighters?
Moonlighters can be booked throughout the UK in most towns and counties within reason. Please contact us via the booking form below for further information.

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