Whether you’re looking to surprise your guests with wedding entertainment done a little differently or you’re just in love with a bygone age, why not take a step back in time and get your inspiration from the past? We’ve got a great selection of vintage style wedding bands to give your big day a unique nostalgic twist.
Vintage bands for weddings can range in style from toe-tapping twenties swing musicians to effervescent fifties rock’n’roll bands, via natty nineteen-thirties jivers. Whichever era you’re crazy for, you can be sure our vintage bands are equally enamoured, paying attention to every little detail to authentically evoke the spirit of the age.
If you’re already sold on hiring a vintage band for your wedding, but are a little concerned about being restricted to song choices from a single era, there’s no need to worry – many of the bands below have a setlist that spans the decades, so you can enjoy your favourite up-to-date tunes delivered with a unique vintage spin.
Join us in a journey into the history of music and gather a few ideas for how you can infuse your day with old-time ambience through 5 of the best vintage bands.
Park Lane are one of Entertainment Nation’s most highly in demand bands and a watch of their video will show you why: vivacious and talented performers, impeccably attired in beautiful period costume, mixing modern hits with retro chic – what’s not to like?
The Platonics are the quintessential rock and roll wedding band. This 3-piece energises wedding receptions with their repertoire of fifties favourites from the likes of Elvis, Little Richard and Buddy Holly. The Platonics’ big-bopping set is guaranteed to get guests rocking around the clock!
Fun and funky, Old School’s varied set list delights guests of all ages: stellar renditions of swing standards are combined with quirky interpretations of modern favourites from a multitude of genres. Their vintage twist on Gangster’s Paradise is fixture on the Entertainment Nation playlist!
For a full-on, flamboyant spectacle that’ll be talked about for years to come, look no further than the Vintage Swing Orchestra. An impressive female-fronted 9-piece, the Vintage Swing Orchestra’s repertoire of songs ranges from classic big band to Rat Pack and swing, with a touch of jazz thrown in for good measure.
For a wedding celebration seasoned with soaring vocal harmonies, the Swing Soul Sisters are a must-have. This sublime 7-piece features 3 exceptional female vocalists back by a talented band, with the addition of a sound engineer to perfectly tune that live show sound
We hope you’ve been inspired by our selection of splendid vintage style wedding bands – if not, we’ve got a whole range of different bands for weddings in other styles to choose from. If you’d like to find out more, get in touch with our friendly advisors from 10am ’til 10pm, 7 days a week.