BIRMINGHAMS TOP FUNCTION BAND
Fast becoming one of Birminghams best known function bands, The Contacts are a 5 piece covers band made up of guitar, bass, keyboards, drums and lead vocals supported by backing vocals. We can liven up any event with an array of well known tunes from a variety of artistes and era’s.
NORTH EAST PARTY BANDS
Supa Bad are an amazing 14 Piece Orchestra
North East live band playing music at functions, corporate events and weddings throughout
the North East, Yorkshire, Scotland and across the UK.
Members of the band have played thousands of UK and International gigs, including
weddings for major sporting stars, awards ceremonies, post conference parties, charity balls
and key corporate events and have also appeared a number of times for the Jordanian Royal Family, becoming their first choice for family celebrations. This popular live band has also appeared on the same bill as many household names in the entertainment world.
The band’s stellar performances at weddings, charity balls and corporate events have gained national recognition receiving fabulous accolades on the Chris Moyles show and other national radio stations.
PROHIBITION SWING BAND HIRE
LOCAL SWING BANDS
LOCAL SWING BANDS The Prohibition Swing Band are a group of authentic hep cats who play jump jive and jazz from the Golden Age of popular song. Think Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Billie Holiday, Dean Martin, the great British Dance Bands – we just turn up, set up and swing! Recent gigs include Glastonbury Festival, Bestival, Ronnie Scott’s, The Royal Albert Hall, The Royal Festival Hall, The Concorde Club, Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Marlborough International Jazz Festival, The Storyville Club Helsinki – and more. We’ve also been featured in session on BBC Radio 2.
SAMPLE SWING REPERTOIRE
All of Me (Dinah Washington)
Back In Your Own Backyard (Al Jolson)
Cabaret (Louis Armstrong)
Come Fly With Me (Frank Sinatra)
Down By The Riverside (Trad)
Gimme A Pigfoot and a Bottle of Beer ( Bessie Smith )
Hello Dolly (Louis Armstrong)
I Don’t Want To Set The World On Fire ( The Ink Spots )
Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t My Baby (Louis Jordan)
I Wanna Be Like You (Louis Prima)
Lambeth Walk ( Billy Cotton )
Lazy River ( Louis Armstrong )
Let The Good Times Roll ( Louis Jordan )
Moonlight Serenade (Glenn Miller)
My Baby Just Cares For Me (Nina Simone)
Nagasaki ( Fletcher Henderson )
New York, New York (Frank Sinatra)
Old Man Mose (Louis Armstrong)
On The Sunny Side of the Street ( Billie Holiday )
Paper Doll ( The Mills Brothers )
Pennies From Heaven (Bing Crosby)
Your Feet’s Too Big ( Fats Waller )