Blog

1920s stylish jazz inspired wedding

1920s themed wedding of Marie-Louise and Nicholas We had the recent pleasure of performing at the wonderful 1920s themed wedding of Marie-Louise and Nicholas. The wedding was held back in the throws of summer on the 30th July. And what a day it was. The bride looked magnificent, the groom was charming and the guests […]

Great Gatsby – your brand in the Roaring Twenties

Great Gatsby themed events to promote your brand! Good afternoon Dames and Gents, and welcome to the 1920s New York of the Great Gatsby; where the broads are dancing the Charleston, the gents are sipping whisky out of a teacup and the band is churning out some of the best jazz ever recorded. When we’ve […]

Great Gatsby – plan the perfect 1920s themed party

Great Gatsby is, in our opinion, the very best theme for a 1920s party. The classic novel turned film epitomises everything that made the Roaring Twenties the best decade to be alive. Having performed at our fair share of Gatsby shindigs, we’ve picked up a few top tips on how to make the event the […]

Kate Earl featured on BBC Introducing

Kate Earl, Alaskan singer with 1920’s vibe Kate Earl recently contacted us to be her support band in a live performance for the BBC Introducing performing arts programme. As a band for hire in the UK, we are used to playing in some wonderful places and entertaining party guests up and down the UK. When […]

Twenties themed parties – get ready for the new Roaring Twenties

Twenties themed party! When the clock counts down to welcome in 2017, make sure you’re partying like it’s 1927 The Twenties were a truly decadent decade. As we hurtle towards the new Twenties (the 2020s), make sure you’re ahead of the curve by embracing everything that made the Roaring 20s the greatest decade on record. […]

1920s Christmas parties!

1920s Christmas Those in the events world will know that, although we’re on the tail-end of summer, now is when the Christmas functions begin getting booked up. The Jazz Spivs are pleased to have had a number of 1920s Christmas bookings already, and we’re very much looking forward to dusting off the festive hats and […]

Tea party! – not only the Mad Hatter enjoys one!

Tea Party: (noun) a social gathering in the afternoon at which tea, cakes, and other light refreshments are served. The Tea Party is a staple of the British summertime and one of the many things that make this country so unique – our love of tea and our ability to throw a great party! Throw […]

Corporate shindig – our top planning tips!

A corporate shindig need planning and planning an event is a bit like marmite, you either love it or hate it. Suppliers can often be difficult to source and manage and the fear the night before that none will turn up is a feeling everyone can relate to. Given that we perform our 1920s jazz […]

Jazz in the 21st Century – Our Top 5 Jazz Covers

As we often mention, our set lists aren’t made up of totally 20s jazz tunes. Though we ooze the Jazz Era, we occasionally perform jazz versions of modern numbers at events. They always go down well and get people dancing – especially if our Flappers have anything to do with it. Recently on our Facebook […]

Want to know the 5 most popular jazz songs?

Jazz isn’t all just ‘Putting On The Ritz’ you know. Okay, so it may well be the song we perform the most, but hey – you can’t beat a classic!  As specialists in vintage style and 1920s jazz we travel all over the UK to perform at weddings, corporate events and parties. Through performing as […]

Privacy Preference Center

Strictly necessary

These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable an individual to log into secure areas of our Website and Online Platform, sign-up to our services, renew and top-up an account, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services

DYNSRV, gdpr

Analytical & Performance

These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz, _gid, _ga

Third Party

Third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies] An individual blocks cookies by activating the setting on their browser that allows them to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if an individual uses their browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) they may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire within a reasonable time period.

__atuvc, siteaud, ana_svc, uvc, __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, atgotcode, ssh, sshs, ssc, uit, di, dt, uid, __atuvc, PHPSESSID