There’s a good reason that RMW readers are the best, in fact, there are quite a few good reasons, but one of them is they love a good party. You know the kind I mean, heaving dancefloor, amazing live music or epic playlist, your great granny being spun around by the best man… all the fun times. One of our passions is connecting you with the best suppliers to help you pull off that party of a lifetime for your wedding, and if you’re after some authentic vintage swing which makes you feel like you’ve fallen down a roaring 20s rabbit hole then it is your lucky day. Today we’re introducing you to Bootleg Boogie Band who are the perfect live entertainment act to transport you and your guests to the decadence and razzmatazz of the Jazz Age. You’d better grab a cocktail…
Bootleg Boogie Band are a smoky, swinging, dancefloor filling thrill ride of a live band. They promise a night of irresistible, speakeasy-style vintage tunes from the artists that defined the greatest age of jazz, swing and blues.
What makes Bootleg Boogie Band truly special is their unquestionable authenticity. You’ll feel like you’ve stepped into the pages of the Great Gatsby as this remarkable band take you right back to the infamous soirees of the roaring 1920s. It’s this effortless charm and swagger that makes them an electrifying addition to both vintage-inspired settings and contemporary weddings looking for something a little different from their evening entertainment. Trust us, these boys are the cat’s pyjamas, and how!
Bootleg Boogie Band are exclusively represented by Tailored Entertainment, the UK’s leading agency for live wedding entertainment.
Authentic Vintage Swing, Jazz and Blues
“You played at our wedding on May 26th and I wanted to say a huge thank you for such an excellent job! We and all our guests absolutely loved the sets that you played and we had many, many compliments for what you did. Thank you very much. I would highly recommend you. Many thanks once again.” Amy & William – Wedding, Shell Bay Restaurant, Studland
“The band were just perfect, I knew as soon as I saw them that we had to have them and they were even better than I expected them to be! Both me and my husband are musicians, so the quality of the music on our day was really important to us, and Bootleg Boogie Band certainly delivered!” Jessica – Wedding, Bradford-On-Avon
“5/5 – Great band! They had the dancefloor heaving all night – we could barely even get to the bar! Thanks once again for a fantastic day.” Anna & James – Wedding, Wotton House, Surrey
Don’t forget to visit Bootleg Boogie Band for your authentic vintage swing, jazz and blues needs, and the wealth of other talented industry professionals who have been handpicked for The List. All have the desire to assist you in creating the day you’ve been dreaming of, so what are you waiting for?
Bootleg Boogie Band offer total flexibility – from a tight-knit trio to a stomping five-piece band. You can even book our pianist Tim for additional afternoon solo slots to really set the mood.
Bootleg’s guitarist, Ben, is part of the exciting New Wave Americana trio ‘Belle Mt.’, who recently cut their debut album in Nashville, TN.
Tim, Bootleg’s virtuosic keys player, is an award-winning composer for Sony Music UK, writing modern and classically influenced pieces for TV and film.
Bootleg Boogie Band have featured at some of the biggest music festivals in the country, performing on stages at Glastonbury, Isle of White Festival and The Great Escape.
The boys in the band hold a deep love for vintage swing, jazz and blues – between them they boast a vintage record collection numbering in the thousands!
Bootleg Boogie Band have brought their authentic vintage swing to venues across the world – performing at events across Europe and as far flung as Malaysia.