Double Down swing band
|From the classic lounge stylings of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, to fun twists on popular modern hits, Double Down plays the songs you know and love. The band’s original style fuses together their fresh, bold talents with a tribute to the songs of yesteryear.
Double Down gives the Rat Pack a swinging update for the new millennium. Their electrifying performance, tight sound and musical expertise allow them to move from hot jump-swing numbers to poignant ballads without missing a beat.
In addition to the old standards, Double Down dives into the songbook of today, bringing a unique twist to contemporary classics. From Billy Joel to Motorhead, from Nirvana to Usher, Double Down brings a classy lounge attitude to anything they get their hands on. Never content to rest on their laurels, Double Down is constantly adding new songs to their repertoire so every show stays fresh and their audience is always entertained.
Vocals and Trombone
Bandleader John Kozan’s vocal style is influenced by all the greats, from Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, to Bobby Darin and Louis Prima – yet it remains uniquely his own.
As a trombonist, he has studied with such greats as Slide Hampton, Art Baron, and Conrad Herwig.
John has also been featured as a singer on HBO’s The Sopranos.