1920s music: listen to classics of the roaring twenties. Art deco classic songs, music from the 20s and 30s to inspire and accompany a vintage wedding or event. Links to albums, information on performers and more.

Cole Porter Wedding Songs

Cole Porter Wedding Songs

One of the best parts of planning a wedding (any wedding) is choosing the music. But if you’re going for a truly vintage-inspired event, the world is your oyster, with so many incredible songs to choose from. Today we’re going to focus on one of the best songwriters of any era, with a perfect collection …

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1930s Music | Al Bowlly

1930s Music Al Bowlly

I’ve been listening to lots (and lots, and lots) of Al Bowlly lately, so just a quick post to make sure you all know about this talented gentleman.   I gather that he is better known in the UK, so perhaps this is old news to many of you, but speaking as an young(ish) American …

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Art Deco Music Janet Klein

One of the saddest thing about our move from records to tapes to CDs to digital is that so many great singers, songs and songwriters have gotten lost in the shuffle. Sure, you can find most things now with a quick Googling, an online swipe of the credit card, and voila! But as a music …

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Bing Crosby Wedding Music

1930s Wedding Music Bing Crosby

Mention Bing Crosby and plenty of people think they know it all: “Oh, sure, he’s the White Christmas guy!” Well… yes. But he’s also also this guy: If that doesn’t charm your pants off, there may be something wrong with you. Bing began his career in the 1920’s, much earlier than many people realize. He …

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1930s Wedding Music

Music is a vital part of any wedding, but vintage themed weddings in particular benefit from the perfect soundtrack. Luckily, the ’20s and ’30s offer an embarrassment of riches on the musical front! If you’re anything like me, the problem will be narrowing the playlist. If you don’t have a huge collection of 1920s/30s music …

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