1920s Sydney jazz bands for weddings

When Greg Poppleton sings, he instantly conjures up the Roaring 1920s and Swinging 1930s before your very eyes.

The Bakelite Broadcasters are all swinging, specialist, world-touring vintage jazz musicians.

Regular 1920s jazz band at Slide's SELL-OUT Gin Mill Socials. Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters fill dance floors at vintage themed weddings and corporate events. Enquire Now

MOST VIEWED JAZZ BAND IN SYDNEY...

SYDNEY'S ONLY 1920s - 1930s SINGER

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REVIEWS







SYDNEY'S TOP 1920s GREAT GATSBY BAND

"Captures the era's vocal style to perfection."
Kevin Jones 102.5FM Fine Music Magazine (former Jazz Critic, The Australian)

"Greg's natural knack: sounding exactly like a 1920s/ 1930s singer,"
John Buchanan, Jazz Festival Producer

"Greg Poppleton sang all the top songs of the 1920s.There were many happy faces in the audience. Greg's interpretations, dancing, swaying, staring and facial gymnastics made the music all the more interesting and amusing."
Warren Fahey AM, music historian, record producer

"Filled with musical integrity. A unique perspective on the familiar."
Gerald H Beulah, JazzReview.com (U.S)

"Captures the essence of the swing years with uncanny accuracy. 5 Stars."
John Gilbert, eJazzNews.com (U.S)

"Greg nails the 1920s vocal stylings,"
Bill Lawson, Radio Adelaide

"Absolutely flooring. Greg Poppleton's music always hits the spot. So authentic."
Women's Vintage Radio (U.S)

Just too fun to ignore!
Cigars and Whisky CFBO Radio Canada

TOUR

SONG LIST (click to enlarge)

TESTIMONIALS

Jul 25

7pm Gin Mill Social, 1920s Review. Slide, 41 Oxford St Surry Hills - with tap dancers, jugglers, burlesque. Tickets

Aug 16

Dubbo Festival. 2 Shows

Aug 22

7pm Gin Mill Social, 1920s Review. Slide, 41 Oxford St Surry Hills. Tickets

Sep 19

7pm Gin Mill Social, 1920s Review. Slide, 41 Oxford St Surry Hills. Tickets

Sep 21

Party - 1920s Orchestra

Nov 9

Riverbend Restaurant Wiseman's Ferry
12 noon - 3pm. Bookings

Nov 16

Spring Into Jazz
St Leonards Park
1920s Dance Orchestra

Dec 14

St George Leagues Club

Dec 20

Wedding - Surry Hills


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Song list for Sydney 1920s 1930s wedding jazz band

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Sydney wedding band 1920s 1930s songs

WEDDINGS

"Out of 3 bands we had, you were without doubt the highlight for us. We've nearly worn your CD out playing it."
Kane and Nicole

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CORPORATE EVENTS

"Greg was excellent. The music was outstanding and, together with the Swing dancers, really made the night."
Joan Edwards OAM
President of Sydney CBD Rotary Club

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BIRTHDAY PARTIES

"Thank you so much for playing last night. So many people told me how fantastic the band was. I loved it."
Victoria, 30th Birthday

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PUBLIC SECTOR EVENTS

"Thank you for your wonderful music. So many people were dancing!"
Samantha Hagan, Sydney Living Museums,1st Sydney Artists' Ball

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BAND SIZES

STAGE PLAN (click to enlarge)

PLAYED AT...

1920s Great Gatsby Bands

Duo

1920s singer, banjo

Trio

Duo +
sousaphone/trumpet

4-tet

Trio +
drums

5-tet

Quartet +
alto sax / clarinet

6-tet

Quintet +
trumpet / trombone

Orchestra

11-piece 1920s Dance Orchestra Visit website

1930s Swing Bands

Duo

1930s singer, guitar

Trio

Duo +
double bass

4-tet

Trio +
drums

5-tet

Quartet +
trumpet / trombone

6-tet

Quintet +
alto sax / clarinet

Stage plan for 1920s wedding band

BAND MEMBERS

1920s-30s Vocal Greg Poppleton

Trumpet/trombone

Al Davey, Geoff Power

Saxes/clarinet
Paul Furniss

Guitar/banjo
Grahame Conlon, Chuck Morgan

Sousaphone
Geoff Power

Double Bass
Darcy Wright

Drums
Lawrie Thompson, Adam Barnard

World-touring 1920s-30s musicians

Gin Mill Social, Slide, Vanguard, Basement, Django Bar, Victoria Room, Festival Of Sydney, Merimbula Jazz Festival, Dubbo Jazz Festival, Aroma Festival, Tea Festival, Carnival of Cultures, Eco-Fair Randwick, Kings Cross Festival, Art and About, Government House, Sydney Town Hall, Bledisloe Cup Ball 2012, Art Gallery of NSW, Concrete Blonde Kings Cross, SkyCity Darwin, Rose Bay Promenade Launch, Bondi Pavillion,Royal Sydney Golf Club 120th Anniversary, 75th Anniversary Sydney Harbour Bridge, 60th Anniversary Film Australia, 101st Anniversary School Universities Club, 100th Anniversary Gala McDonald Performing Arts College, First Sydney Artists' Ball, Dressed To Kill Ball, VE Day GI Dance, Sydney Museum, MCA, Police Justice Museum, Elizabeth Bay House, Menzies Hotel, Intercontinental Hotel, Manly Pavillion, Ozwac Charity Ball, Rocksalt Wollongong, Australia's Biggest Morning Tea, 2013 Charleston Challenge Leura, Southern Cross Club Canberra, Stage and Screen Bowral, Edge Cinema Katoomba, UNSW, Seymour Centre, Sutherland Entertainment Centre, Dendy Opera Quays, Kino Kabaret, Riverside Theatre, Vaucluse House, Leichhardt Pool, Carrington Hotel Katoomba, Penrith Jazz Club, Sydney Jazz Club, Cupitt's Winery Ulladulla, Mangan Winery Hunter Valley, Peppers Hunter Valley, Recipe To Riches and Monster House TV Shows, Sydney councils, Bonville Golf Club, Royal Botanic Garden, Park Hyatt, Jazz in the Pines, Hazelhurst Gallery, Weddings, Corporates, Parties

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