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Greg Poppleton

And The Bakelite Broadcasters

He's Al Bowlly meets Cab Calloway meets Rudy Vallee
Authentic 1920s-1930s Singer and swing jazz Band

Captures the era’s vocal style to perfection.
— Kevin Jones 102.5 FM Fine Music Magazine (former jazz critic, The Australian)
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Greg Poppleton


And The Bakelite BroadcasterS

He's Al Bowlly meets Cab Calloway meets Rudy Vallee. With over 310,000 YouTube views, Greg Poppleton is the most listened to 1920s-30s style jazz singer and band today.

His total authenticity, extensive vocal range and high swingin' combo will hold you enthralled from the first flip of his cartoon eyelids.

Captures the spirit of the Swing Era with uncanny accuracy. FIVE STARS.
— John Gilbert, eJazzNews.com (U.S)


Over 300,000 YouTube Views

Enjoy this popular mix of 1920s and 1930s hot jazz and small group swing from Greg Poppleton's 3 albums.

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

News & Updates


See all news back to 2009 at Greg Poppleton's Radio Lounge Blog

Greg has the natural knack of sounding exactly like a 1920s / 1930s singer.
— John Buchanan, Jazz Festival Producer
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Albums and Digital Downloads

Links take you to the band's official Bandcamp online store...

You’re really kickin’
— Norma, New York City
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Filled with musical integrity.
— Gerald H Beulah, JazzReview.com (U.S)

Band enquiries:
(including wedding, corporate event and party bookings)
Tony Jex:  tony@ozmanagement.com

1920s Orchestra enquiries:
(including wedding, corporate event and party bookings)
Tony Jex:  tony@ozmanagement.com

Film and TV Management:
Sally White: sally.white@encompass.com.au

Voiceover Management:
Emma Craven: emma@rgm.com.au

Phantom Dancer Swing Jazz Radio Show requests:
Greg Poppleton: phantomdancer@2ser.com