- Band: Vintage Swing Lads
- Genre: Jazz & Swing
- Band size: 5 piece
Hailing from the south coast, this young and exciting 5 pc band are swinging their way into the hearts of many venues and events around the country.
Performing hits from the 1920s to the 1950s you can be sure that there is something for everyone at your event.
They are always at the swinging heart of the party, getting everyone on the dance floor to Lindy hop, Jive and boogie the night away. They perform stunning three part harmonies, amazing horns lines and a rip roaring rhythm section, Vintage Swing Lads hark back to the Golden Age of Swing.
Sample 20s set list
I Got Rhythm – George Gershwin
Bye Bye Blackbird – Ray Henderson
Mack the Knife – Bertolt brecht
The Preacher (Jazz Standard)
Sweet Georgia brown
Minor Swing – Django Reinhardt
Oh When the Saints Go Marching In
Honey Suckle Rose
Sample 30s set list
Take the A Train- Duke Ellington
Bei Mir Bis du Schoen- the Andrews sisters
It don’t Mean a Thing (if you ain‘t got that
swing) – Louis Armstrong
Sing, Sing, Sing- Louis Prima
Pennies from Heaven- Loius Prima
Minnie the Moocher- Cab Calloway
T’aint What You Do- Jimmy Lunceford
Jeepers Creepers- Louis Armstrong
Straighten up and Fly Right
Sample 1940s and 1950s set list
Oh Marie- Louis Prima
Just a Gigolo/ Ain’t got nobody medley- Louis Prima
5 guys Named Mo- Louis Jordan
Hey Mambo/ Caravan medley- Rosemary Clooney
Hit the Road Jack- Ray Charles
Oops shoo be do be – Dizzy Gillespie
Ooh bop sh’ bam- Charlie Parker
Choo choo ch boogie- Louis Jordan
Pride and Joy
On the Sunny Side of the Street
Mr Sandman – The Chordettes
Is You is or is You Ain’t My Baby- Louis Jordan
Jack You’re Dead- Louis Jordan
Tenor Madness – Sonny Rollins
Oleo – Sonny Rollins
The Bare Necessities- The Jungle book
The Music Goes Round and Round- Louis Prima
I Wanna Be Lke You- The Jungle book
Hallelujah I Love Her So – Ray Charles
Alright Ok You Win
Why hire Vintage Swing Lads Band?
With may years of performance experience at Weddings, wedding receptions, festivals, launch events, funerals, ceremonies, anniversaries, parties, and many other special occasions. Vintage Swing Lads 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.
What do clients say about Vintage Swing Lads?
“Vintage Swing Lads are a swinging singing Jazz extravaganza. Mashing up some swing and old time classics they are sure to get you dancing with a night of fun raucous jazz”- Venue 2015
“The day was amazing and you guys really made it! It couldn’t have been better. Everyone said the Vintage Swing Lads were brilliant. My feet haven’t recovered from all the dancing” – Wedding client 2014
Where can we book Vintage Swing Lads?
Vintage Swing Lads can be booked throughout the UK in most towns and counties within reason. Please contact us via the booking form below for further information.
If you have been put in charge of looking after the music and entertainment for your next event, here is a definitive guide from entertainment industry guru, Daniel Morris of the Morris Agency.
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