April Newsletter – Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters


HELLO Bakelite Broadcasters and Lounge Bar Lotharios,

NEW WEBSITE

We’re very pleased to have launched the new Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters website. Please visit. We’ve put in more pictures and more music for you…

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters band website

YOUTUBE VIDEO ALMOST AT 300,000 VIEWS

– The band’s YouTube video is now at 295 840 views.
– Up from 255 158 on 1st March,
– Get your stereo copy at BANDCAMP


THREDBO JAZZ FESTIVAL

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters are excited to be swinging hot 1920s jazz at the 2015 Thredbo Jazz Festival, Sat 2 May and Sun 3 May.

In the band, a mix of world-touring plus hot, up-and-coming, classic jazz stylists,
– Greg Poppleton (1920s vocals and megaphone)
– Chuck Morgan (banjo and uke)
– Greg Chilcott (sousaphone and trombone)
– Alex Inman-Hislop (drums).

We’ll entertain you:
Sat 2 May – 12-2pm – Village Square
Sat 2 May – 11pm-1am – Lounge Bar, Thredbo Alpine Hotel
Sun 3 May – 1- 3pm – Cascades Restaurant
TICKETS
Greg Poppleton 1920s Jazz Band and Singer, 2015 Thredbo Jazz Festival 2 - 3 May 2015

APRIL GIG GUIDE

Sun 5 Apr: 12:30 – 3:30pm, Cronulla RSL, 38 Gerrale St Cronulla. FREE
Come dance and support the Bakelite’s Cronulla RSL debut. Greg Poppleton (1920s voc) Geoff Power (trumpet and trombone) Grahame Conlon (guitar) Darcy Wright (double bass)

Tues 7 Apr: 12 – 2pm, Phantom Dancer, 107.3 2SER. Non-stop 2 hour swing and jazz mix from 1920s-60s radio. Play List

Tues 14 Apr: Wedding at beautiful Whale Beach.  Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters: Greg Poppleton (1920s voc) Geoff Power (trumpet and sousaphone) Paul Furniss (soprano and alto saxes and clarinet) Grahame Conlon (banjo and guitar) and Lawrie Thompson (drums). We love adding Roaring 20s musical magic to stylish wedding receptions.

Tues 14 Apr: 12 – 2pm, Phantom Dancer, 107.3 2SER. Non-stop 2 hour swing and jazz mix from 1920s-60s radio. Play List

Tues 21 Apr: 12 – 2pm, Phantom Dancer, 107.3 2SER. Non-stop 2 hour swing and jazz mix from 1920s-60s radio. Play List

Wed 22 Apr: 1:30 – 2:30pm, Bondi Pavilion.  Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters: Greg Poppleton (1920s voc) Grahame Conlon (guitar) – a free lunch time concert of songs from the 1920s and 1930s.

Fri 24 Apr: 7pm, Gin Mill Social, Slide Cabaret, Oxford St Surry Hills. Book early, the 20 Feb show sold out a week ahead. Tickets

If you’ve never attended a Gin Mill Social at Slide, you’re missing out on Sydney’s biggest 1920s night!  Gangsters, flappers, acrobats, all dance to the music of Greg Poppleton’s Bakelite Broadcasters followed by another more modern band! Greg Poppleton (1920s voc) Geoff Power (trumpet and sousaphone) Paul Baker (banjo)

Tues 28 Apr: 12 – 2pm, Phantom Dancer, 107.3 2SER. Non-stop 2 hour swing and jazz mix from 1920s-60s radio. Hear past shows

Sat 2 May: 12 – 2pm, Thredbo Jazz Festival, Village Square. Festival Tickets

Sat 2 May: 11pm – 1am, Thredbo Jazz Festival, Lounge Bar Thredbo Alpine Hotel. Festival Tickets

Sun 3 May: 1 – 3pm, Thredbo Jazz Festival, Cascades Restaurant. Festival Tickets

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters at Amalia and Jacob's wedding in the Golden Age Cinema. (l-r) Grahame Conlon (banjo) Greg Poppleton (1920s vocal and megaphone) Greg Chicott (sousaphone and trombone).

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters at Amalia and Jacob’s wedding in the Golden Age Cinema. (l-r) Grahame Conlon (banjo) Greg Poppleton (1920s vocal and megaphone) Greg Chicott (sousaphone and trombone).

CANBERRA, Tune in to The Phantom Dancer radio show 7pm every Sunday night on ArtSoundFM

Check the Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters website for more Gin Mill Social shows in May and June and a return to Penrith RSL in June.

WE CAN PLAY FOR YOU…

We add 1920s – 1930s glamour to wedding receptions, birthday parties and corporate events. Trio to orchestra available.

Friendly Tony Jex is at the phone and online to help you get the best deal,
T: 61 2 9567 7171
M: 61 407 941 263
E: tony@ozmanagement.com



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Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters

1920s Orchestra Website 
1920s Great Gatsby Orchestra – The Lounge Bar Lotharios 

We look forward to seeing you at a show soon…

Kindest Regards
Greg

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