Rock 'n' Roll Band Essex

The Flip Top Floozies are an Essex Rock 'n' Roll tribute band for hire, perfect for functions, birthday parties, weddings and 50's themed events. The Flip Top Floozies authentic 1950's style is guaranteed to have you jiving like its 1955!

The Flip Top Floozies are a Essex 50's tribute band performing all the classics from the 50's including Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry and Little Richard. We have put together a set list to get your toes a tapping all night long, so don't be shy, let's get jiving! Ideal for birthday parties, wedding receptions, corporate events, anniversaries and 50's themed parties in Essex, we guarentee to bring your event to life.

The band consists of lead vocals/guitar, piano, double bass and drums to create that unmistakeable, authentic 50's sound. With hair-do's and vintage suits to match, we really do bring the 50's era back to life. We are completely self-contained and come with our own PA system and equipment so you don't have to do a thing. We'll also make sure the party never stops by playing iPod music through the PA system during the intervals and up until midnight. Our prices start at £1000 for 2 x 50 minute sets, if you'd like to know more, please Contact us and we'll get back to with a quote.

The Flip Top Floozies are a 50's rock'n'roll cover band for hire in Essex covering Asildon, Benfleet, Billericay, Braintree, Brentwood, Canvey, Canvey island, Chelmsford, Colchester, Grays Thurrock, Harlow, Loughton, South Benfleet, Southend on Sea and Wickford.

Set list

Buddy Holly
  • That’ll Be the Day
  • Because I Love You
Dion and the Belmonts
  • Teenager in Love
Elvis Presley
  • Heartbreak Hotel
  • Don’t Be Cruel
  • His Latest Flame
  • Jailhouse Rock
  • Devil in Disguise
  • Thats Alright Mama
  • Love Me Tender
  • Teddy Bear
  • Good Luck Charm
  • All Shook Up
  • Hound Dog
  • Bigga Hunka Love
  • Return to Sender
  • Stuck on You
  • Walk the Line
  • Hard Headed Woman
  • Hound Dog
Carl Perkins
  • Blue Suede Shoes
Eddie Cochran
  • Summertime Blues
  • 3 Steps to Heaven
Johnny Cash
  • Folsom Prison Blues
  • Ring of Fire
  • Cry, Cry, Cry
  • Get Rhythm
  • Jackson
Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Whole Lotta Shakin Goin On
  • Great Balls of Fire
Little Richard
  • Long Tall Sally
  • Slippin and a Slidin
  • Good Golly Miss Molly
  • Tutti Frutti
Chuck Berry
  • Johnny Be Goode
  • You Never Can Tell
  • Maybelline
  • Johnny Be Goode
The Righteous Brothers
  • Unchained Melody
The Penguins
  • Earth Angel
Cliff Richard
  • Living Doll
Tommy Roe
  • Sweet Little Sheila
Fats Domino
  • Aint That a Shame
Bill Haley and The Comets
  • Rock Around the Clock
Chubby Checker
  • The Twist
Richie Valens
  • La Bamba

Testimonials and Reviews

50's cover bands for hire
  • "The band were absolutely awesome and my boss really loved them" - Wembley Stadium
  • "People kept coming up to me all night asking, Where did you get those guys from?" - Roger James-Scholes, Groom
  • "We'll defintely be singing your praises for some time to come" - Clare Myddleton, Bride
  • "Nobody left the dance floor for a single minute you were playing" - Jessica Gibbs, Linklaters
  • "Thank you for an awesome performance at our wedding" - Amanda Danvers, Bride
  • "The Flip Top Floozies made what had already been a very special day step up a gear, turning the night into the party we hoped it would be" - Dave and Emma
  • "Thank you so much for playing at our wedding, we had an amazing time - you really got everyone dancing... and singing!" - Ben Beanland, Groom
  • "The Flip Top Floozies were 100% efficient and professional, they were the highlight of the party" - Jessica
  • "The thanks has to go to you guys, you were amazing!" - Dan and Kelly Maude
  • "Thanks for doing an amazing set for us on saturday night" - Andy and Rona Moore
  • "You looked amazing and everyone loved you, you were all fantastic" - Amanda
  • "You guys were awesome and we're so please we found you!" - Clare Myddleton, Bride
  • I just wanted to say a massive thank you to you and your band for playing at our Rock n Roll Night here at Nizels. I have had some really good feedback on the evening, and will be looking to book you again in the future. - Sarah McLaughlin
  • Just a quick email that the band were fab and everyone loved them. Thanks for organising and I will certainly be recommending them to people who need live music for their event. - Samantha Bain

FAQ

50's tribute bands
  • What time do you usually arrive?

    We will usually arrive and set-up from 6pm onwards ready to set up as soon as the wedding breakfast and speeches are finished.

  • How long does it take to set up your equipment and sound check?

    We take 45 minutes to an hour to set up and sound check. Lifts or stairs may increase load in time.

  • How long do you play for?

    We perform 2 x 50 minute sets as standard

  • How long are your intervals?

    We request around 20 minutes between sets but this can be longer to suit your schedule.

  • Do you provide music between sets?

    Yes, we can either play our iPod full of 50's rock'n'roll songs or if you're looking for something a little bit different, you're welcome to bring along your own iPod which we'll plug into our PA system.

  • Do you require food and drink?

    We can often find ourselves working 12 hour days and so we request meals and soft drinks for the band before we start our first set.

  • Can we watch you play before we book?

    Unfortunatly we rarely play public gigs these days, mainly weddings and corporate events, which makes it very difficult to invite people along to our gigs.

  • Do you provide PA system and lighting?

    Yes, we provide full PA system and band lighting

  • How much space do you need to set up?

    We're very flexible but around 4-5 meters width and 3 meters depth is ideal.

  • Do you have PAT testing certificates and public liability insurance?

    Yes, please let us know and we will forward you a copy.

  • What power supply do you need?

    2 x 13 amp sockets is perfect.

  • Do you charge VAT?

    No, we're not VAT registered so nothing else to pay on top of the quoted price.