The Highball Swingers

from£1,365

This is the act's lowest available price for a local performance by their smallest line-up. It does not include any travel costs.

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The Highball Swingers are a real class act, performing a range of hits in a sophisticated, postmodern style. With bags of personality and a repertoire to match, this talented collective can kick-start any wedding, party, festival or corporate event.

Book within 7 days of your enquiry and get a FREE laptop DJ set!

The majority of the band's members are graduates of the renowned Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts and have toured with artists such as China Crisis, Frances, Secret Affair and Natalie McCool - performing in theatres, arenas and festivals across Europe and the world.

The act were beyond what we could have wanted. They made the evening event complete! Alex, Wedding at Easby Hall in North Yorkshire

This larger than life band can play all your favourite songs in unique styles, performing hits of Frank Sinatra, Amy Winehouse and even swing versions of Queen and Michael Jackson numbers.

The Highball Swingers play regularly at the UK’s top venues, most recently performing at weddings and events at Claro Barracks, Lomas Hall, Easby Hall, Manchester Town Hall and Knipe Hall.

You can book the band as a 5-piece or with additional lineup options including trumpet and male vocals for a full 7-piece stage-filler. If you're looking for something a little different for your event, ask about The Highball Swingers today.

Performance info

Line-up Female vocals; double bass; drums; keys; clarinet/sax
Performance duration 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute sets
Interval music Yes (included)
Lighting Yes (stage & dancefloor lighting)

Booking options

Song requests
Add £0
The band are happy to learn and perform a request (eg. first dance), subject to suitability
Add trumpet
Add £220
For extra impact
Add male vocals
Add £245
For shared lead vocals and harmonies
Afternoon entertainment (trio)
Add £370
Add 1 x 60 minute set from jazz trio (piano, double bass, drums)
Afternoon entertainment (quartet)
Add £495
Add 1 x 60 minute set from jazz quartet (piano, double bass, drums, sax)
Extra performances
Add £185
Extend the band's performances by half an hour
DJ service
Add £185
Upbeat, mainstream pop music from all eras, run from a laptop equipped with virtual DJ software. Requests taken and mic available for announcements

Postmodern

Africa – Toto
Ain’t Nobody – Chaka Khan
All About The Bass – Meghan Trainor
Bad Romance – Lady Gaga
Beat It – Michael Jackson
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepson
Careless Whisper – George Michael
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Crazy In Love – Beyoncé
Everywhere – Fleetwood Mac
Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Grounds For Divorce – Elbow
Hero – Enrique Iglesias
Heroes – David Bowie
Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
I Believe In Miracles – Hot Chocolate
I Believe In A Thing Called Love – The Darkness
I Got A Woman – Ray Charles
Last Request – Paolo Nutini
No Woman No Cry – Bob Marley
One And Only – Adele
Pencil Full Of Lead – Paolo Nutini
Rehab – Amy Winehouse
Roxanne – The Police
Shake It Off – Taylor Swift
Shiny Happy People – R.E.M
Single Ladies – Beyoncé
Stay With Me – Sam Smith
Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns N’ Roses
Umbrella – Rihanna
Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson

Rat Pack / Swing

Beyond The Sea – Bobby Darin
Cheek To Cheek – Frank Sinatra
Come Fly With Me – Frank Sinatra
Fly Me To The Moon – Frank Sinatra
It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) – Duke Ellington
It Had To Be You – Frank Sinatra
Lady Is A Tramp – Frank Sinatra
Mr Bojangles – Sammy Davis Jr
Paper Moon – Ella Fitzgerald
Someday My Prince Will Come – Miles Davis
The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
Under My Skin – Frank Sinatra

Instrumental/Standards

All Blues
Blue Bossa
Manha de Carnaval
Misty
On the sunny side of the street
Stolen Moments
There will never be another you

Book with confidence! After events, we ask our clients what they thought of our acts. We publish what they say here, so you can read genuine, unbiased feedback before booking.

“I just wanted to say a massive thank you for the amazing job you did at our wedding. I had an amazing time and everyone said how brilliant the band were!”

Suzanne, Wedding, April 2019

“The Highball Swingers were brilliant, really friendly - fantastic music!”

Olivia, Wedding, Oulton, August 2019

“Thank you so much for playing at our party. It was an incredible night and all of our guests have commented on how great you were. You did such a great job and we will be recommending you to everyone. Best of luck in the future and thank you again!”

Mary and Peter, 40th Wedding Anniversary, June 2019

“Such a talented group and the perfect fit for our party - everyone loved it! Highly recommend The Highball Swingers for whatever you're planning!”

Jesse, Private Event, Manchester, June 2019

“Created the best vibe for our wedding and really professional from start to finish! Great group!”

Sara, Wedding, Liverpool, June 2019

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