Additional Services

  • Lighting, staging and sound
  • Jazz or acoustic for cocktail hour
  • Background dining music
  • Mic for speeches
  • iPod facility

Corporate Events

From intimate black tie cocktail parties to large venue rock shows the Ratbags have it covered. With a client list of some of the big names in NZ business and were proud to offer a full range of services to cater to your requirements. From themed evenings, award shows and festivals, the Ratbags deliver energetic top shelf entertainment every time. Professional sound and lighting can be arranged to accommodate any sized venue or event. 

Hey Mitch, wanted to say thank you, thank you, thank you for absolutely rocking our wedding. From the start to the finish you guys truly made the day so fantastic. We just loved it and we have had so many comments from our guests on how much they loved you guys. Thanks again
— Kate and Moe

Additional services

  • Complimentary meeting (Skype or FaceTime)
  • Perform first dance
  • Perform at ceremony
  • Jazz or acoustic for cocktail hour
  • Background dining music
  • Mic for ceremony or speeches
  • iPod facility


The Ratbags understand that every wedding is unique and they can provide the perfect accompanying music to fit your tastes on your special day. From contemporary acoustic or jazz for the cocktail hour, while your having your photos done, through to first dance and packed dance floor at the reception. With the experience of having done hundreds of successful weddings the Ratbags know how to read a group and will ensure your guest will have an enjoyable experience. Custom wedding packages can be designed for you and the Ratbags come 

Hi Mitch, Andrew and I would like to say a massive thanks to you and the band. You guys were awesome just like we knew you would be! I loved having everyone up dancing it was fantastic. And thank you for letting Jimmy sing with you it meant a lot to us. I can’t thank you enough for being such a big part of a day and keeping the party going all night! Cheers
— Jen and Andrew


Known for being uniquely versatile and flexible the Ratbags cover a wide variety of music from classic to current hits, in a range of styles. Themed evenings are a specialty and the band and repertoire can be arranged to fit your vision for the evening.



Full acoustic band or duo are available as options depending on your requirements. Ideal for a lighter sound that is more fitting to specific situations or for a more ambient background option. Ensembles can be arranged to suit.


Jazz & Blues

Offering a range of styles including 1920's gangster 'Gatsby' style trad jazz, bluesy lounge, jazz funk or classic standards, the Ratbags will create a fitting soundscape for your occasion.

Sample setlist's are available from our media page

We travel Nationwide

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