The Retrosettes are a vintage band that make new songs sound old and old songs sound retro. Chic and cool, they take popular songs currently in the charts and classic songs we all know and give them the Retrosettes treatment.
The Retrosettes are a vintage band that make new songs sound old and old songs sound retro. Chic and cool, they take popular songs currently in the charts and classic songs we all know and give them the Retrosettes treatment. Their influences are very varied including Motown and Northern soul, Funk, Jazz, New Orleans Rhythm and Blues and Reggae. The vintage sound is created with instruments from the 60s and 70s and played with a love of classic music from that period.
The Retrosettes are a themed band that will change the mood of any event. They have had years of experiences in performing at corporate events, festivals, weddings, music venues and various other situations. The band arrive in style with tweed suits, flat caps, vintage equipment, mood setting lighting and a full PA. The recorded music they play in between sets continues the cool vintage vibe so the whole night will see guests being transported to distant time periods when music shaped and influenced the youth of their time, and has continued to do this for generations.
The Retrosettes are such a versatile band that they can move seamlessly between genres such as Pop, Soul, Northern Soul, Jazz, Blues, Funk and Ska/Reggae. They are often given requests for first dance songs at weddings and opening songs at corporate openings. These have pushed the band towards dance, drum & bass, folk, country and other genres. They always manage to retain their authentic vintage sound in all these scenarios.Read more
“Well what can I say!!!?! Absolutely AWESOME!!!!”
Carly Britton – Ferrari Vintage
“A perfect solution for us a cool, reto, British sound from these besuited troubadours- they are now the house band at all our parties”
Tom Davies Company anniversary event
“Absolutely fantastic, but all the right notes! Perfect, exactly what we’d dreamed of. Loved every minute, thank you!”
-Louise & Jonathan, Bride and Groom.
”Loved it, all members looked and acted so appropriate for the occasion. Did exactly what we asked for, Chrismas songs particularly good. So talented and professional – as said lots of guests. Really helped to make our day everything we dreamed of.”
Colette & Jamie Fletcher, Wedding, Little Singleton