The Strolling Vagabonds perform an eclectic blend of music featuring Motown, Soul, Swing and even a specialist Brazilian repertoire.

They pride themselves on their interesting mashups and rearrangements of songs into many different styles which keep guests intrigued and smiling.

  • Motown / Old Soul / Funk: Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Bill Withers

  • 90s nostalgia: Destiny's Child, Spice Girls, Blackstreet, Shakira, Christina Aguilera

  • Swing / Jazz: Frank Sinatra and Real Book repertoire

  • Samba / Pagode: authentic Brazilian music repertoire

For foreground entertainment we recommend sets of Motown, Soul and 90s nostalgia, whereas the swing and Brazilian music is best suited as background music.

Performance information

The band perform either with four or five musicians. The 5-piece line up includes an additional percussionist to give a fuller sound.


  • 1 lead vocal with guitar/banjo

  • 1 acoustic guitarist and backing vocals

  • 1 double bassist and backing vocals

  • 1 percussionist (cajon) and backing vocals


  • 1 lead vocal with guitar/banjo

  • 1 acoustic guitarist and backing vocals

  • 1 double bassist and backing vocals

  • 2 percussionist (cajon) and backing vocals

“I’ve just about recovered – but am still buzzing after what was a really memorable birthday.So much of that had to do with the band - they were completely brilliant – better than I could have ever imagined. They did such a brilliant job of getting the party started and making everyone feel included and whipped up. My sister loved them and wants them for her wedding next year! ”

— King & Wood Mallesons

“David and I want to thank you and the wonderful Strolling Vagabonds for making our day so special. Without exception everyone has commented on their talent, versatility and professionalism. ”

— Carol Mulholland, Wedding client, Hampton Court Palace

“A huge thank you for Saturday night. Although the night felt like a complete whirlwind Kate and I have not stopped smiling. ”

— Shelley & Kat, Wedding, Proud Archivist

“We absolutely loved having them as part of our special evening. We had so many compliments from our friends about how 'cool' they were and how great and different the music was. You absolutely rocked it for us. ”

— Sam and Alexis, Wedding, Kew Gardens

“What a unique sound, Strolling Vagabonds were fantastic. Even the high-profile clients at last night's do were impressed enough to comment. The guys were absolutely charming too.”

— Kat Williams, Event Manager, Undisclosed Client

Make an enquiry

To book this act, or find out more about them, please call or email us.

We will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

+44(0)20 7686 2611
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