Official 2016 Art Deco Ball Photos


Greg Poppleton is Australia’s only authentic 1920s-1930s singer.

Greg Poppleton and his Bakelite Broadcasters have been the band for the popular Great Art Deco Ball, the highlight of the Blue Mountains 1920s Festival since 2013.

Brigitte Grant took the official photos of the ball in 2016. I am now able to show them to you.

In Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters are:
Greg Poppleton – 1920s-30s singer and megaphone
Geoff Power – trumpet and sousaphone
Chuck Morgan – guitar and banjo
Jim Elliot – clarinet, alto sax and bass saxophone

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters play for clubs and festivals across Australia and NZ. We’re also available for your wedding, corporate function and party. Contact.

1920s Speakeasy Jazz At Square Waffle Friday 15 March (Tomorrow!!)


Hi-ho Bakeliters,

A quick reminder for you, Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters 1920s Speakeasy Band will be playing at the Square Waffle tomorrow, Friday 15 March, 7 – 10pm

The Square Waffle is a large, cosily lit restaurant with great food, dance floor and live music 5 days a week!

See Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters this Friday…
Greg Poppleton – 1920s vocals
Geoff Power – trumpet and sousaphone
Grahame Conlon – banjo
Laurie Bennett – drums

Address: 183 Airds Road
Leumeah NSW 2560
Tel: (02) 4627 5100
Email: squarewaffle@hotmail.com

Here’s a picture of the band with Rod Herbert on souspahone and Lawrie Thompson on drums from our previous visit to the Sqaure Waffle on the HOTTEST DAY IN SYDNEY ON RECORD. It was 46C outside

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters will be at Square Waffle, Friday 15 March

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters will be at Square Waffle, Friday 15 March

See you tomorrow at the Square Waffle!

And we’d like to play at your place. Band booking enquiries at www.bakelitejazz.com