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1920s-30s Swing Jazz Singer & Band
Greg Poppleton
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Think speakeasy, prohibition and vintage glamour!

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12 December 2023

Freddie Rich – Academy Award Winning Band Leader

With Greg Poppleton's Phantom Dancer swing jazz radio show

Freddie Rich, born in Poland, was a US pianist and band leader who lead dance bands then jazz bands in the 1920s, radio bands in the 1930s, and movie studio bands in the 1940s-50s.  Freddie Rich was co-writer of the song ‘I’m Just Wild About Animal Crackers’. He’s your Phantom Dancer feature artist this week. Listen…

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Singer Greg Poppleton and band embody the timeless spirit of Swing and Jazz from the 1920s and 1930s.

With the Sunshine Coast Jazz Club’s endorsement of “GREG, the best worldwide at what he does,” 1.3 Million YouTube views, 8 albums, and regular airplay on US radio, we guarantee you unforgettable entertainment.

You’ll be transported to a bygone era. Think speakeasy, prohibition and vintage glamour!

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GREG, the best worldwide at what he does.

Sunshine Coast Jazz Club

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Poppleton’s vocals capture the essence of the swing years with uncanny accuracy.

John Gilbert

eJazzNews (U.S)

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It would take an extremely jaded heart not to smile and tap your feet, much less dance around the room, to Greg Poppleton.

Budd Kopman

All About Jazz (U.S) (Link)

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Last year at the Melbourne Jazz Festival and the Thredbo Jazz Festival I saw some great acts. I made Greg Poppleton Sydney Jazz Band an offer on the spot.

John Quigley

Director Waiheke International Jazz Festival (Link)

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Greg’s pleasing, vintage voice... impressive portamento slides on "The Charleston"... refreshes well-worn standards again and again on “Five Foot Two Eyes of Blue” and “I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate.”

Dave Doyle Jr

The Syncopated Times (U.S) (Link)

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A frequently heard comment at the end of the day was "great day....and the music was the best part!"

Ian Freestone

Hills' Marketplace 100

Freddie Rich – Academy Award Winning Band Leader

Freddie Rich, born in Poland, was a US pianist and band leader who lead dance bands then jazz bands in the 1920s, radio bands in the 1930s, and movie studio bands in the 1940s-50s.  Freddie Rich was co-writer of the song ‘I’m Just Wild About Animal Crackers’. He’s your Phantom Dancer feature artist this week. Listen…

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Hills 100th Anniversary Show

“We recently booked the Greg Poppleton Band for our Hills Turns 100 Celebration at Hills Marketplace, Terrey Hills. A frequently heard comment at the end of the day was “great day….and the music was the best part!” Yes, Greg and his very talented band, and I mean VERY talented band, entertained and got people dancing […]

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Shortwave Radio 1940

1940 Shortwave radio by the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra from New York to Latin America is your Phantom Dancer Feature this week. And below are some relevant paragraphs on shortwave broadcasting taken from a 1942 article in ‘RCA Review’.

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