There’s a reason why The Martini Kings were named #1 live event band in Los Angeles by MyFoxLA.com. They’ve performed for everyone from Oscar winner actor/director Clint Eastwood, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, author Stephen King, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, to Grammy superstars Kanye West and Carole King. Our events range from big name clients such as Chrysler Motors, The Getty Center and Universal Studios, to simple backyard cocktail parties. When event planners and party pros are looking for sophisticated and modern, with a hint of retro-style thrown into the mix, they always call on The Martini Kings.
From wowing the red carpet celebrities at The Academy Awards year after year, to entertaining important corporate clients such as Mattel and Warner Bros. Studios, The Martini Kings are a perennial favorite with “A” listers around Los Angeles and beyond.
If you’re looking for an alternative to the “typical” for your wedding, cocktail hour, wrap party, corporate event, birthday or anniversary you’ve arrived. We will adapt to your needs by providing anything from a duo to a deluxe seven piece band. Oh, and did we mention that we love to do "theme" parties -- Mad Men, Rat Pack, etc.?
The Martini Kings will satisfy your hippest guests (both young and old), with an exotic combination of retro classics, jazzy standards, bossa novas and cool instrumental or vocal hits. Our swingin’ style will create a hip and elegant vibe that is perfect for listening or dancing— sophisticated, but never, ever sleepy! Our diversity allows for anything from an instrumental jazz trio, to a lush 7 piece with male or female vocalist.
simple - elegant - modern……The Martini Kings.
With a unique repertoire from the Great American Songbook, "Musique Noir" takes audiences back to a time when Sinatra dominated the charts, and JAZZ and SWING music flowed from every night club across America. Their infectious sound can be heard at concerts, Vegas hotels and casinos, dances, festivals, parties, nightclubs, cruise ships and countless other venues.
Leading the band is Phil Jeffrey, with his haunting vocals reminiscent of a bygone era. His confident charm has captivated audiences for over 40 years and has won the praises of fans around the world.
Enjoy the smooth and sultry sounds of Musique Noir as they take you on a nostalgic journey with some of America's greatest music.
Crowd pleasers like, Come Fly With Me, Got the World on a String, New York, New York, , and all the great hits from the 40"s, 50's, and 60's, along with a long list of instrumentals and other dance favorites. Phil has been delighting audiences for over 30 years on television and in nightclubs and theaters across the country as a tribute artist, crooning in the Frank Sinatra style. Phil can perform as a single with tracks, with a live trio, or a 17 piece big band with the original Nelson Riddle big band charts. Phil has appeared in countless performances as guest vocalist with all the major big bands across the country, as a special guest. Events have included private parties and weddings, at the Mirage in Las Vegas, Shutters on the Beach, Loew's Santa Monica and the Peninsula Hotel in Beverly Hills, and as a Las Vegas headliner for convention dates at Caesar's Palace, the Riviera, and the Las Vegas Hilton.
Planning your wedding can be overwhelming, but taking the time to choose the right venue, caterer, photographer, DJ, and other vendors will help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Consider these tips as you begin your search and learn from the experiences of other brides. Read More