Amazingly versatile 6-piece swing jive band from Leeds with top professional musicians. Ideal for electrifying parties, weddings and corporate events - their repertoire will have something for everyone!
The Swing Bins are a swing jive band who specialise in playing pop tunes. They have an immense amount of experience playing at all types of weddings and parties and members of the band have played for the Olympics, the BBC, the RSC and other high-profile clients, and have worked with The Enemy, Kenny Burrel, Bobby Shew, Jacqui Dankworth, Peter Maxwell Davies, The Animals, Alan Barnes, Ian Dixon, Mark Nightingale and many others.
The Swing Bins' unique jive and dixieland twists on pop tunes will be like nothing you have ever heard before. Steeped in tradition the band brings jazz into the 21st century with exclusive arrangements of current chart music and your favourite classics. And rest assured, they dress as authentically vintage as they play!
Can't make up your mind between pop and jazz music? Don't know if you want an authentic live band or a DJ playing your favourite tunes? Have it all - have The Swing Bins! Song requests available.
Male lead vocals; trumpet; tenor sax/clarinet; electric guitar/piano; double bass; drums
2 x 45 minute sets
Yes (included in price)
included (stage lighting only)
Arrival & set-up
from 6pm; allow 60 minutes to set up
Space of 6 x 3 metres; power supply; rider
Requests (if not in repertoire)
One free request (if suitable)
£90 per musician per 30 minutes
Afternoon acoustic classical set 1 x 60 mins start 2pm
Afternoon acoustic jazz set 1 x 60 mins start 2pm
What people say
Lesley and I both thought that last night’s concert was wonderful and I know that all boys and parents will have thought the same. The good that these kind of events do is incalculable.
Headmaster at Warwick School, Public concert and workshop, Warwick, October 2016
Thank you for playing at our party - you made it a very special occasion!
Moira, Private party, Nottingham, July 2016
Your music really made my day.
Manager at Big Bear Records, Private event, Birmingham, July 2016
The best band I have heard in years!
Owner at Dock St Market Bar, Leeds, Public gig, Leeds, December 2015
Africa – Toto
Angels – Robbie Williams
Bad – Michael Jackson
Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen
Burning Down The House – Talking Heads
Can't Stop/Californication/Under The Bridge – Red Hot Chili Peppers