The Hoodlums

“We had the time of our lives! The band put on such a brilliant show…the whole place was jumping from the first note to the last!” - Marquee wedding in Oxfordshire


  1. Contemporary songs performed in a vintage style, as well as timeless swing, jazz and jive
  2. Three-part vocal harmonies and unique, lively arrangements
  3. Five-piece band comprising guitar/vocals, trumpet/vocals, sax/vocals, bass and drums but…
  4. …many clients add trombone and a second saxophone for an even punchier sound
  5. Perform at prestigious venues from Hampton Court Palace to Anantara Palm Resort, Dubai
  6. Clients include Amex, Gillette, Worcester Warriors and the Insurance Institute of London

repertoire includes

unique versions of hit songs from the present chart right back to the fifties

  1. All of me - John Legend
  2. Get lucky - Daft Punk
  3. Hit the road, Jack - Ray Charles
  4. I wanna be like you (from “The Jungle Book”) - Louis Prima
  5. Locked out of heaven - Bruno Mars
  6. Mack the Knife - Bobby Darin
  7. Mr Sandman – The Chordettes
  8. Royals - Lorde
  9. Waiting on the world to change - John Mayer

Lively swing and jive classics

  1. Choo choo ch' boogie
  2. Five guys named Moe
  3. Is you is or is you ain’t my baby?
  4. It don't mean a thing (if it ain‘t got that swing)
  5. Just a gigolo / Ain’t got nobody
  6. Minnie the Moocher
  7. Sing, sing, sing
  8. Straighten up and fly right
  9. Take the A train

Timeless jazz standards

  1. Ain't misbehavin'
  2. Bye bye blackbird
  3. Hallelujah I love her so
  4. Honeysuckle rose
  5. I got rhythm
  6. Jeepers creepers
  7. On the sunny side of the street
  8. Pennies from heaven
  9. When the saints go marching in

...And many more

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