The Mississippi Swamp Dogs Jazz Band

jazz band hire with a New Orleans twist.

Essex Jazz Band Hire

020 8761 8932   07747 801471

A blisteringly good  London/South East England based jazz band.

Essex Jazz Band Hire

Essex Jazz Band hire

Perfectly located to serve the County of Essex, this Dixieland Jazz Band should tick all your Essex Jazz Band Hire requirements. Known to some as a Great Gatsby Jazz band or a Prohibition Jazz Band or a Speakeasy Jazz. To others it is known as a 1920’s Jazz band, a Vintage Jazz band, a New Orleans Jazz band and even a Trad Jazz Band. Confused? Don’t worry! To all intents and purposes it’s all the same thing! Clients requesting such a band know it by so many different names we put them all down to avoid such confusion!!


Essex Jazz Band Hire

Read on. The Mississippi Swamp Dogs, a great live band, in the guise of their “alter-ego” Dan Darling and his Lovely Chaps, have been entertaining Essex parties, 1920’s themed nights, Great Gatsby themed parties, charity balls, the Xmas Party, the New Years Eve Party and prohibition parties for many years and are very established. The band have also been a regular presence on the wedding reception scene, performing joyous, well loved classics as beautiful brides float by, mixing with their guests, a drink in hand! The atmosphere and sound of the band create, add so much to the reception experience. The band play acoustically and move from a rainy garden into a marquee at a moments notice. Convinced?  contact us here or on our jazz band hire page.

Essex Jazz Band Hire. Themed Great Gatsby Ball. Prohibition Ball. Charity Balls

Essex Jazz Band Hire

Essex Jazz Band Hire

For a more formal evenings Dan and the Chaps turn out gussied up in tuxes and wing collars and appear as a five or six piece, complete with drums for dancing.

They play the old classics like: The Charleston, The Black Bottom,  Five Foot Two Eyes of Blue, Sweet Georgia Brown, Ain’t She Sweet and When You’re Smiling. Seen here as a five piece, you can hire the band as a jazz trio and quartet too.

Essex Jazz Band for Hire

Tons more info on our services here: Are you are looking for a jazz band for your particular location? Maybe you want a more modern swing band to hire. Wedding band London information can be accessed here. Dan and the band travel extensively from their base in the South East, bringing this high quality professional outfit to wherever it is needed. F.A.Q’s. are here. Looking for a jazz band for corporate entertainment? We play many corporate events such as Henley. In fact we have lots of Corporate music information here too. Or maybe  London is  your location. Is a Dixieland Jazz Band the same as a New Orleans Jazz Band? To all intents and purposes, yes it is! If this band appeals to you as a future bride, why not read some more information here at jazz band wedding hire 

Interesting explanation of the Gatsby Era, the parties, the music and how it all came about, as well some info on the Fitzgerald book too.