Northern 1940s Swing & Jive Band

The Pranksters

From £1575

The Pranksters are a jump and jive 1940s swing band with exuberant spirit!


A swing band like no other, The Pranksters welcome you to their unique vintage swing band, with classic hits from the American songbook right through to modern-day hits.

The band have reimagined popular chart hits into a swing and jive style for that vintage/modern crossover sound that continues to soar in popularity.

You can enjoy 1940s styled versions of Pharell, Beyonce, Bruno Mars, Christina Aguilera, Billy Idol and more! With over 15 years of experience among them, The Pranksters are well-seasoned performers and know how to get the crowd going!

The band also offer a range of line-ups to suit your event, whether it be large or small, you can book the standard 4-piece right up to an 'all swinging and dancing' 7-piece.

The Pranksters Reviews
We were incredibly pleased and impressed with the band. Not only did they have a great sound and were really professional,but the quality of the music was simply incredible. Everyone who was at the wedding has commented on how great the band was and it was such a great way to finish off our special day. We couldn't have been happier with the band and we are really thankful to them for everything.
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  • Ain
    Ain't No Other (6-piece)
  • Don
    Don't Cha (7-piece)
  • I
    I've Got A Feelin'


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Scroll down the artist repertoire below to discover the range of music covered. Looking for something specific? Type in the artist or song name to search through the list.

  • Modern Jukebox Style:
  • I Gotta Feelin - The Black Eyed Peas
  • Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars
  • Don’ Cha - Pussycat Dolls
  • Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • Single Ladies - Beyoncé
  • Ain’t No Other - Chirstina Aguilera
  • White Wedding - Billy Idol
  • Jump Jive Style:
  • Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens
  • Barnyard Bogie
  • All Nite Long
  • Roll 'Em Pete
  • Choo Choo
  • Flip Flop 'N Fly
  • Jump Jive 'N Wail
  • You Rascal, You
  • Five Guys Named Moe
  • Fat Sam From Birmingham
  • Happy New Year Baby
  • American Songbook Style:
  • Cheek To Cheek
  • Lady Is A Tramp
  • My Baby Just Cares For Me
  • How Do You Like Your Eggs
  • If I Only Had A Brain
  • Ain't Misbehavin’
  • 20s Style:
  • I Ain't Got Nobody
  • S'posin'
  • Your Feets Too Big
  • I’m Crazy ‘Bout My Baby
  • I’ve Got A Feeling I’m Falling
  • The Joint Is Jumpin’
  • Dinah
  • Rock’n’Roll:
  • Splish Splash
  • You Never Can Tell
  • Great Balls Of Fire
  • Rock Around the Clock
  • Minnie The Moocher
  • Other:
  • The Wonder Of You
  • Mr Sandman
  • One More Day
  • Somethin’ You Got
  • Iko Iko
  • With A Little Help From My Friends


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Key Information

Learn more about what's included when booking The Pranksters for your event. If you have requirements that differ from the below, please let us know when making your enquiry.

Standard Package

  • 2 x 45 minute sets over a maximum 2 hour period
  • Professional PA System
  • Arrival one hour prior to performance
  • Travel expense
  • Dedicated member of our team assigned to your event
  • PAT certified equipment and Public Liability Insurance

Line-ups & Extras

  • 4-piece

    Vocals, Piano or Guitar (rhythm instrument), Double Bass, Drums

  • 5-piece

    Vocals, Piano or Guitar, Double Bass, Drums, 1 x Horn

  • 6-piece

    Vocals, Piano or Guitar, Double Bass, Drums, 2 x Horn

  • 7-piece

    Vocals, Female Vocals, Piano or Guitar, Double Bass, Drums, 2 x Horn

Send Enquiry

Interested in hiring The Pranksters for your event? Simply fill in the form below with your event details and we'll come back to you with a quote.