Johnny & The Zephyrs is a well-known and immensely entertaining rock 'n' roll covers band based in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.
Incorporating music from the rock & roll scene, rock, and a dash of soul and country from across the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s, your event will be ablaze with crowd-pleasing hits. Our live band has over three decades of experience providing exciting musical entertainment and each member is passionate about making the best atmosphere at your wedding, ball, party, awards ceremony, corporate event and Christmas parties.
Appealing to all ages and entertaining everybody who hears us play, we can always assure a full dance floor and songs that pleases all.
Johnny & The Zephyrs have been entertaining audiences with classic well known tracks of loved artists from past and present for many years now with the line up of the band consisting of experience and youth making up a dynamic exciting unstoppable live band.
In this time, our professional seven-piece rock & roll band has played at some incredible venues at a vast array of events and met a vast array of star-studded guests. From playing for honoured guests Kate and Pippa Middleton at a wedding in Berkshire to performing at a Newmarket-based wedding in which Frankel – the horse hailed as the best-ever in the sport after winning the Queen Anne Stakes at Ascot in 2012 – and its trainer were guests, the band can accommodate to any type and mood of event with their unique ‘twist and shout’ over.
This five-piece rock and roll covers band can also be transformed into a seven-piece with the addition of a piano and saxophone; adding an unparalleled twist of swing and boogie to proceedings. The seven-piece Johnny & The Zephyrs is sure to make waves in your event with their eye-catching displays and incredible aural experience fit for every kind of guest. Check out a video the seven-piece band in action.
Where our band tours and how we can help to create the ultimate event
Johnny & The Zephyrs tour up and down the country throughout the year performing across the Midlands region in Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Shropshire; the Cotswolds area such as Cheltenham, Cirencester and Tetbury; as well as flinging our unique rock n roll style to events in Dorset, Wales and Scotland in incredible venues for fabulous events.
We pride ourselves on being one of the very few rock n roll bands in the UK that can provide the whole entertainment package alongside our music. We can take care of champagne reception entertainment with the highly-talented Echoes Acoustic Duo; supply the PA for the speeches; blow you away with our live band Johnny & The Zephyrs; and keep the party going with our outstanding Subsonic Disco in the evening. Our state-of-the-art JBL speaker system creates fabulous sound for your event and our breath-taking light display will set the atmosphere on your packed dance floor.
April 30th 2022 40th birthday party. HI John, I can’t THANK YOU enough for last night. You guys, as always, were absolutely fantastic and we enjoyed every minute of the band and DJ. It was a mega party all down to you guys so an enormous thank you. Everyone who has messaged me today have said how fabulous you all were, and seeing everyone on the dance floor was a real highlight. See you next...Read Full Review
11th March 2022 Johnny, Thanks so much - what a party!!!! The duos were the perfect accompaniment for the champagne reception and Johnny and the band had our guests dancing from start to finish along with their DJ! The perfect package for a perfect day!!...Read Full Review
23rd February 2022, Cirecester Stop looking for a band because you have found them! Johnny took care of all the entertainment for the whole wedding. We had the acoustic duo, DJ and Johnny with his rock and roll. They were absolutely amazing! They know how to please an audience and are such lovely people to deal with. I emailed several bands before Johnny and Johnny responded almost immediately...Read Full Review
6th November 2021 Johnny and the Zephyrs are fantastic. They were a pleasure to work with to prepare for the event and were highly flexible with many changing plans due to Covid. In the set up, they always did exactly what they said they would, but more. They hadn't played for a while due to Covid, but you could never have guessed. The whole band brought energy, fun and panache. To pull out a...Read Full Review
6th November 2021 Johnny and the Zephyrs are fantastic!!! They came and played for our wedding and got everyone dancing all night, but only on the dance floor, also on the stage and piano! Their equipment is world class, songs are classic, expert instrumentalists and lovely people. I couldn't recommend them more....Read Full Review
12th October 2019 - Wedding Blenheim Palace Oxfordshire. Morning Johnny. Thank you for your superb performance Saturday We had the most amazing day and thoroughly loved your performance, as did most of the guests! We have had lots of compliments! Thank you again and I am sure we will see you again in the future....Read Full Review
10th August 2019 - Wedding Yorkshire Johnny and the Zephyrs really got the party going our wedding. They are real professional musicians with excellent equipment and it was nice to know I could trust in that for the big day. Their music had all age groups up and dancing and many of our guests commented on how much the band was special. Having seen them at a friend’s wedding I was delighted...Read Full Review
13th of July 2019 - Wedding The Glasshouse Surrey. Johnny and the Zephyrs were one of the highlights of our wedding day. Their sets were amazing - great music and full of energy. Everyone was on the dance floor right until the end. On top of this, Johnny was great to work with when organising it all - always responsive and approachable, he made the process plain sailing! Thank you again Johnny...Read Full Review
September 2018 - Wedding Party. Johnny & The Zephyrs have played at both my wedding and my brother's wedding. They are superb. Everything from the planning, to the set up, to the playing is fantastically efficient and organised. The music they play is guaranteed to get everyone on the dance floor - no matter what age! At my wedding, we had one couple who said they hadn’t danced for 30...Read Full Review
18th September - Charity Ball Cirencester. Hi Johnny, You made our evening and the dance floor was never empty. What a jolly crew you all are and very professional. I hope we meet again for another fun evening, Best wishes, Elizabeth...Read Full Review
30th June 2018 - Wedding Theberton House Suffolk. You could not have a better band for a party. They have just played at our son’s wedding in Suffolk and gave everyone a great time. Very friendly and made everything easy. Justin and Emma...Read Full Review
19th May 2018 - Wedding Kremlin Stables Newmarket. Johnny and the Zephers did two sets of twenty three songs for our Wedding. My wife and I hardly left the dance floor for a single song, they were SO good. We absolutely loved their performance and everyone afterwards said how good they all were with great energy. The atmosphere was electric and the dance floor was packed for the whole night....Read Full Review
10th September 2016 - Wedding Gloustershire. Hi Johnny, The tent's gone and the field is now returning to normal. I've started on my thank you letters, the first of which must be to you. And it's a huge one. Your band could not have done anything more to improve the party. Johnny & The Zephyrs covered all the bases from the word go. We had lift off thanks to having good singers,...Read Full Review
3rd September 2016 - Wedding. Venue Bodleian Libraries Divinity Schools Oxford University Johnny, Laura and I just wanted to say thank you so much for playing at our wedding on Saturday! You were absolutely brilliant! Everyone has said how much they enjoyed themselves dancing to your rock and roll tunes! Your lighting looked great in the Divinity Schools too. Everyone was having a boogie all...Read Full Review
6th August 2016 - Birthday Party Newmarket. From the moment the first guest arrived Johnny and the Zephrs had the evening rocking with the Echoes Acoustic Duo adding a classy backdrop to the drinks reception in the garden ... followed by some serious rock and roll from the band after dinner entwined with some great jocking which had everyone jiving on the dance floor, on the tables all night...Read Full Review
July 2016 - Wedding, Anglesey. Dear Johnny Enjoyed your band ? YOU WERE AMAZING !!! The best part of the whole night. Everyone is raving about you and we are so grateful that you could travel all this way. I will INSIST that anyone I hear looking for a band hires you. You put your hearts and souls into it and you were TOTALLY TOTALLY BRILLIANT. I have never been to a better party ( even though...Read Full Review
18th July 2015 - Wedding Dorset. Johnny and the Zephyrs played at our wedding, what a night! We couldn't have asked for a better band, they kept the whole party dancing all night. We have had many thank you letters saying that Johnny and the Zephyrs were the best wedding band they have ever danced to! Thank you to Johnny and his team for making our wedding so much fun....Read Full Review
27th June 2015 - Wedding. Hi Johnny, We're just coming back down to earth on honeymoon! Thanks so much for Saturday, the band were amazing - we couldn't have hoped for better. You saw I was going for it on the dance floor! We were also really pleased with the segue from combine harvester into our first dance - it got the desired reaction! I will definitely recommend you if anyone is...Read Full Review
June 2015 - Wedding. Johnny and the Zephyrs… what a night! We cannot thank you guys enough, you absolutely made our party and from the moment you started playing our first dance, within minutes the dance floor was full and stayed full all night! You are by far the best band we have ever seen and will certainly be recommending you guys to all our friends! Thank you all again, especially to...Read Full Review
May 2015 - Wedding. Hi Johnny, Just an email to say thank you SO much again,you were incredible. You were absolutely amazing from the moment we booked you until the wedding, you were always there to answer any question I had and gracefully received all the email requests we sent through! On the day, you were incredible; I don’t think we have spoken since or on the night to one guest who did...Read Full Review