The Swing Bins

  • from £1090 for 6-piece in Yorkshire & Humberside Help
  • from £1140 for 6-piece in North West
  • from £1170 for 6-piece in North East
  • from £1185 for 6-piece in East Midlands
  • from £1220 for 6-piece in West Midlands

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.

Performance information

Line-up Male lead vocals; trumpet; tenor sax/clarinet; electric guitar/piano; double bass; drums
Performance duration 2 x 45 minute sets
Interval music Help Yes (included in price)
Lighting included (stage lighting only)
Arrival & set-up Help from 6pm; allow 60 minutes to set up
Requirements Help Space of 6 x 3 metres; power supply; rider

Booking options

Requests (if not in repertoire) One free request (if suitable)
Extra performances £90 per musician per 30 minutes
Afternoon acoustic classical set 1 x 60 mins start 2pm Add £370
Afternoon acoustic jazz set 1 x 60 mins start 2pm Add £370

What people say Help

  • 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

Repertoire Help

  • 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
  • Clint Eastwood – Gorillaz
  • Come On Eileen – Dexy's Midnight Runners
  • Common People – Pulp
  • Don't Speak – No Doubt
  • Don't Stop Me Now – Queen
  • Easy – The Commodores
  • Hit Me Baby (One More Time) – Britney Spears
  • I Walk The Line – Johnny Cash
  • If You're Not The One – Daniel Beddingfield
  • Last Nite – The Strokes
  • Life On Mars – David Bowie
  • Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
  • Lose Yourself – Eminem
  • Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5
  • Moving – Supergrass
  • Our House – Madness
  • Prince Charming – Adam & The Ants
  • Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana
  • Somebody That I Used To Know – Gotye
  • Someone Like You/Rolling In The Deep – Adele
  • Sunny Afternoon – The Kinks
  • The Chain – Fleetwood Mac
  • The King Of The Swingers – The Jungle Book!
  • The Scientist – Coldplay
  • Wannabe/Say You'll Be There/Mama – Spice Girls
  • Wonderwall – Oasis

Bookings

For all bookings please contact Function Central:

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