Old school jazz theme with catchy swing rhythm and easy melody. Nice background for cocktail party videos, celebration events, cruise ship tour presentations, food and beverage videos, cooking shows, TV themes and ads, daily blog videos or more.
Happy and funny rockabilly track played with acoustic and classical guitars, human whistle, bass, drums and percussion. Works great with themes related to lifestyle, food, road trips, organic products, or any projects needing a classic 50's rock vibe.
Very cool car! 100 miles per hour - this is not the limit. Under the hood is 250 horsepower. Turbo. The smell of burning rubber.
A swinging and hip trumpet leading over a jazz trio of piano, drums, and bass. Perfect as background music for a short movie, television jingles, hold phone music, club lounge scenes. Feels like back to the olden days of the 1920s.
An old school traditional jazz music with live acoustic sound and easy listening mood. Main instruments are piano, upright bass, jazz drum kit, vibraphone and electric guitar. This beautiful royalty free track in retro swing style will be perfect for vintage 50s and 60s videos, traditional American dance and cocktail party videos, formal nights videos, stylish advertising, radio shows and sets or more.
Lively big band style track that takes you on a journey back in time to the dance halls of the 1940s and 1950s. Features saxophone, horns, electric guitar, upright bass, and drums. Perfect for rock-n-roll, retro-swing party, jitterbug, jive scenes, American Bandstand, Lindy Hop.
A traditional jazz trio with drums, double bass and piano play a be bop blues structure. They bring you in a typical jazz club in the 50s in New York City.
A smooth and romantic retro/vintage track in the mood of sixties.
Featuring piano, bass, electric guitar, acoustic guitars and drums.
Great choice for commercials, advertisements and any project that needs a nostalgic and romantic sound.
This track will take you a travel in nostalgia.
This is a jazzy rhythm and blues-rock music. Great for radio and drive music, Americana and southern style, western and country-rock background, Jazz clubs, pubs and bars, etc.
Inspiring surf rock track with a vintage touch of 50's and 60's era typical guitar sound and catchy drums. Perfect for road trip, casino jackpot, gambling games, biker culture, Tarantino movies, "Pulp Fiction" style soundtrack, gangster black comedy, etc.
Retro style big band jazz track with a cool hypnotic feel. Features horns, drums, electric guitar, and trumpet. Great for 1950s and 1960s based videos, films, television shows, adverts, commercials, productions, art exhibition, poker clubs, golden era Hollywood films. Also good for chase scenes and psychedelic themes.
Cool surf pop/ indie folk music with a laid back chill vibe of the 50's or 60's, and a little strike of melancholy. Ideal emotive background music for ocean scenes, California coast, surfing or a beach feel. Similar to "Big Little Lies" soundtrack.
Jazz music track, medium tempo swing, recorded with piano trio. This music is optimistic with a positive vibe and will fit well for cocktails, party scenes, background music.
A slow, retro sounding, easy listening piece. Features lush strings and a steady light beat. Ideal for voice-overs, old-school romance, 1950 era documentaries, etc.
This is romantic melodious chill out track with tender synths, guitar and bells solo, somnolent ambient deep pads, percussion and laid back sounds of the sea. Relax! This easy listening track can be used in games and movies, fashion or erotic video projects, advertising, as background music for websites. Different versions of this calm dreamy ambient track included – original, 2min looped and 30s 50s meditative logo intro.
A romantic and nostalgic track with a retro feeling. Bright and positive and inspiring. Ideal choice for cooking videos, DIY project videos, advertisiments, happy animals videos, travel and nature videos and much more. This track will give positive vibes to your projects.
A bouncy lighthearted fun rockabilly instrumental. A 50s retro vibe. A sense of happiness and feel good. A positive and playful vibe. Clean electric guitars with the lead having a jazzy bluesy sound. Steady beat and groove of drums, bass guitar and second guitar. Good for all types of media, commercials, ads, videos, tv, radio and more.
Beautiful, positive, and energetic gypsy swing melodies played with real manouche acoustic jazz guitars, drums and bass. Ideal for Ocean breezes, cruises, travel show, seaside romance, soap operas.
Upbeat, fresh and trendy electronic track with soft and atmospheric dance-pop feel. This positive and breezy track would be great for background video use, especially in science and technology marketing promo videos, projects related to sport, design, fashion, web advertisement, lifestyle product videos, as well as multimedia training material, explainer videos or animation.
Versions included : Full Track (2:50), Long Loop (1:52), 60s Edit (1:10), 30s Edit (0:37)
Steady Southern blues with that old time sound and flavor. Featuring drums, double bass, acoustic guitar, slide guitar, blues harp, then adds harmonica to give a very genuine touch. No chord changes. Ideally suited for projects requiring a rootsy Americana feel.
Seamless loop version of the retro rhythm-n-blues ballad, straight from the 50s and 60s, with traditional piano and horns parts and a sweet sounding guitar solo in the second section. Ideal for productions related to memories, nostalgia, vintage atmospheres and the rock'n roll era.
Melancholic but groovy mid 50's cool jazz style tune featuring muted trumpet, electric guitar, piano background, upright bass and drums played with brushes. Good for movie or video.
This jazzy track sneaks behind you like the pink panther. Perfect for the somewhat snobbish mood in comedy, dramedy or cartoon. Also good for old school spy movies or investigation scenes, with not too serious mood. Imagine black-gloved killers, mysterious shading, thriller scenes that tickle your nerves.
Short and cheerful rockabilly song with human back vocal, cha-cha and a 1950's style motive similar to a voice of a duck. Suitable for comedy videos, funny advertisement, kids TV show opener or cartoon animations.
Hard driving sax riffs mixed with classic piano create a happy 1950's style dance track.
An upbeat Texas blues swing instrumental with authentic style, performance, and a bit rockabilly sound. A clean, catchy tune with swinging rhythm, the beat of bass guitar, and drums. Excellent for feelgood commercials, dance show, thematic Bday party, or comedy plots.
Fmaj Light 40 - 50Ã‚Â´s bebop swing piece with theme and solos. Drums, double bass, piano, alto sax and guitar soloing. Loop end works as ending.
A fun and easy-going swing pop with guitars, pianos and brass, which create a feelgood and cheerful mood. Suitable for comedy films, game shows, cooking productions, cartoons or children's entertainment. Enjoy!
A mysterious, suspense, dangerous, spaghetti western cinematic music in the noir style of the 40s or 50s. This music will be perfect as a background in any retro detective movie or spy game or funny cartoon, heist movies, Tarantino movies about a spy, casino, gangsters, mafia, crime, suspense sequences, videos in the style of movies like How to Steal a Million, Pink Panther and James Bond, film noir or TV advertisements, podcasts.
An original old good Christmas holiday song with a traditional smooth-jazz vibe and peaceful mood. Suggested for use under the narration of happy, feel-good moments or to underscore warm, nostalgic winter holiday scenes, for traditional Xmas reunion of extended family. Featuring piano, double bass, strings and drums.
Solo piano retro style composition influenced by blues and jazz. Ideal for vintage projects and connoisseurs of "vinyl records". This underscore is great for smoky bar scenes, cocktail parties, silent movies, cultural events, and light-hearted social sequences.
A funky, upbeat, and groovy nu-jazz track (with elements of house, swing and funk), that everyone would stand up and dance. Handclaps, percussion, trumpets are weaved together to create a really infectious groove. Ideal to translate fun and excitement for casinos and gambling, game shows, showtime, commercials, radio or TV. Enjoy!
A traditional jazz trio with drums, double bass, and piano play a "Rhythm Change" structure, composed for the first time in the 1930s by George Gershwin with the famous tune "I got a rhythm". If you listen to it and close your eyes, you can easily imagine being in a typical jazz club in the 50s in New York City.
Retro Keyboard chords play in the background creating a 1950's electronic effect suggesting computer system, alien invasion or radar detecting UFO danger nearby. Dramatic strings occasionally feature throughout which add more tension, building a sense of near threat. Very useful for horror, tense or dramatic fear end uses.
A 'jazzy' version of Jingle Bells, one of the most classic Christmas songs, performed by a jazz trio band, featuring piano, brush drums, and upright bass. Ideal for: Christmas films and movies, Xmas trailer opener, Christmas and New Year presentations, holiday commercials and advertising, vlogging and Christmas family videos.
A steady and simple piano loop with a little touch of romance, representing forward progress and technological advancement. Also good for various media projects such as 50th wedding anniversary, conference event, declaration of love, as intro music, and more.
Jazzy duet playing and elegant music, great for backgrounds and ambient situations. This music is easy listening and smooth. Great for evening bar scenes, art gallery events, coffee ads, theatre intermission, carefree scenes, etc.
Nice and happy commercial swing with beautiful melodies recorded with gypsy swing acoustic guitars, drums and bass. Perfect for your video presentations, advertising, films, games.
Smooth, and uplifting Latin Bossa Nova style music in the tradition of Jobim, Astrud Gilberto 1960s recordings. Perfect for creating great backing in product advertising retail, infomercial or branding campaign, luxury advert, restaurant cafe lounge, elegant scenes, summer beach vacation. Enjoy and feel the sun on your face!
An upbeat fun rock instrumental with a 50s 60s retro sound. A good time feel with a beat and groove that will get your heels a kickin'. Clean electric guitars, bass guitar and drums. Can also be used as a classic country track. Perfect as classic country music, a happy track for happy times, motivational teamwork, can-do production, the summer fair, etc.
The driving instrumental blues-rock track with Texas swing feels. Feelgood foot-tapping the rhythm and fresh sound of a classical guitar, walking a bass line, drums. Suitable for TV shows commercials, road trip, high impact footage, energetic productions, musical background for your original video projects.
Punchy loop of electric bass guitar, drums, electric guitars and organ repeating driving, progressive A/B parts. Suggested for urban club scene, energetic montage or sequences depicting traveling, transition, parties, informal rowdy celebrations. Key of G minor, 150 beats/min
Fun and straightforward blues composition, very similar to a good swing blues and boogie-woogie with a rock and roll edge. Throaty electric slide / fingered guitar with a horn-like phrasing supported by a lively walking bass guitar and an appropriate and authentic drum beat. Excellent for fun times, good times, comedy, excitement, USA road trip.
Slow melodic 50 second loop of cello piece accompanied by upright bass, viola and percussion. Suggested for bittersweet romantic scenes, character themes, end credits, transitions, and montages. Also for formal settings, ceremonies, processions, sequences involving nostalgia, contemplation.
Cool old-school electric blues with a hook. A great groove with a touch of swing and swagger. Twin guitars playing in harmony, a walking bass line, in the pocket drum beat. Great for any media needing an easy-going blues groove and sound with character and attitude.
Steady and powerful beat, lead by strings and accompanied with a guitar. Orchestral strings come in part way through and create a wide ambience. Effective pitch bend is also used to create dead end feeling. Inspired by old abandoned rusty trucks from the 50s, left in the desert.
Cool surf rock! Authentic sound and style leaning towards retro. Upbeat energetic driving and edgy. Catchy groove with clean reverb guitar with vibrato bar, driving bass guitar and rock steady drums. A sense of excitement and coolness. Fun and playful. It will want to make you hang ten ! Also good for moderate action and Tarantino films adventure.
Positive upbeat fun rock and roll instrumental with a retro influence. Catchy reverb electric guitars, strong big beat of drums and bass guitar. Good for all media needing a catchy upbeat sound without over powering the visuals.
This is a happy and bluesy rock and roll surf music, full of energy and fun. Great for retro and vintage background, drive and fun music, indie rock radio stations, sunny beach moods, youth fun uplifting music, sport shows, surfing and bicycle shows and much more.
An upbeat fun time rockabilly instrumental, A good time feel. Authentic electric guitar style and sound, groovin' bass guitar and drums. Good for good times, fun times, excitement, positive energetic vibe, Can be used for television and radio commercials, advertising, film, videos, internet and more.
This is old school swing and bebop jazz tune with lively mood and uplifting atmosphere. Main instruments are acoustic piano, electric guitar, vibraphone, jazz drums, acoustic guitar. This stylish royalty free music can perfectly fit for any commercials, advertising, cafe, bar and restaurant presentations, tv sets and shows, American culture atmosphere, as on hold music for call center and more.
Bold and groovy rock'n'roll / electro blues track, featuring driving electric guitar, bass, trumpets piano, and drums that create a tough, feel-good mood. Similar to Barrett Strong song, Money (That's What I Want).
Cool vocal blues played with real vocals and choirs, guitar, bass, piano, claps and drums. Perfect choice for any commercials, comedy projects, TV advertisements, promo videos and more.
This is dixie and gypsy jazz music with old school acoustic sound and swinging feelings. Main instruments are acoustic bass, piano, banjo, acoustic guitar, electric guitar and drums. This funny tune can perfectly fit for silent movies, comedies, children videos, and other positive Videos, Radio, Multimedia, Youtube projects.
Public Domain Christmas Song. Up beat jazz version of Go Tell It On The Mountain. Brass lead intro and then brass orchestra performing the main melody.
This is a jazzy gypsy happy music, full of fun and rhythm. Fit for french and italian style music, funny comedy jazz scenes, cooking shows background, restaurant and happy food music and much more.
This is a very simple, groovy and melodic audio track featuring instruments like acoustic guitar, strings bass and drums. Suitable for any kind of projects.
Catchy jazzy music, very happy and optimistic. Piano music track with a happy vibe and positive mood.
What if Mozart played this famous song? Hope you like it!
Positive and cheerful music with the sounds of ukulele, bells, acoustic guitar, piano & strings. Perfect for advertising, commercials, slideshows, and promotional videos.
This was the decade which brought rock and roll as well as music to the home masses with its distinctive sounds being completely different to anything that went before. This decade led to the youth of the time becoming rebels and it even dragged older, more traditional genres of music right up into the modern era.
However, some of the older styles did not vanish, but they merely adapted and evolved to take on a new direction to appeal to the current generation and preferences. For example, with 50s music jazz saw its popularity increase and for anybody that is currently carrying out a project related to the decade, then having some cool background jazz music can just elevate your project to a completely new level. Jazz music for the 50s is laid back and chilled with such a stunning vibe that it really could be seen as the absolute heyday of the music genre.
The same can be said for 50s orchestra music because if you thought that this was outdated, then think again. Instead, this style of music can be a welcome break from rock and roll and act as a reminder of where 50s music really came from. It is big, it is powerful, and it is something that can capture the attention no matter the way in which you intend to use the track.
Music from the 50s had a strong swing vibe to it that was capable of getting that foot tapping no matter what you believed your personal musical preferences to be. Rock and roll could get anybody up dancing and shaking their thing while jive music also had a major role to play in the decade that really did get people moving.
Perhaps the best part is that the music from this decade can be used in so many different ways and with a wealth of different projects. It is so adaptable that is is very easy to find the perfect track to suit your needs, no matter what they may be.
Here at Melody Loops, we have composed a range of 50s style music covering various styles and tastes and all are completely royalty free. Each track comes as a mp3 wav and is easy to download allowing you to then use it as you wish with your very own project. Simply navigate through our various samples, select the tunes that are perfect for your needs, and then after completing the checkout process simply download the track to use in whichever way you want.
Download royalty free 50s background music for any use.