Jazz outfit for hire, available for event globally

If you’re looking for authentic jazz music look no further, The Swing Things are the right choice for you. The Swing Things are a roaring seven-piece jazz outfit performing hits from the The Jazz Age (1920-1933) and The Swing Era (1933–1947). Originally established in Manchester, and all award-winning musicians, they have been offering audiences an authentic underground speakeasy experience since 2016.

They’ve performed at such events as Manchester Jazz Festival, Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Lake District Summer Music, Buxton Festival, Manchester Day, Brecon Jazz Festival, Marsden Jazz Festival and The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

As well as music festivals, The Easy Rollers have had UK tours, sharing their enthusiasm for this music through gigs, Lindy Hop events and cabaret-style shows. Recent tour dates include the RNCM Concert Hall, Liverpool Philharmonic Music Room, Clonter Theatre, Peggy’s Skylight, Toulouse Lautrec, Crazy Coqs & Cedars Hall.

They have had audiences jumpin’ and jivin’ on dance floors across the country. They present the music of their chosen era with verve, showmanship and great technical skill. They’re available to hire in a variety of different sized setups, for weddings, events and corporate parties throughout the UK and internationally.

Frequently asked questions

QHow do I book The Swing Things?

As The Swing Things are in high demand, we advise booking early. Please just get in touch and we'll happily guide you through it.

QDo the band take requests?

The Swing Things have a huge repertoire of Jazz standards old & new, so they would love to hear from you about your song choices.

QDo the Band travel?

The guys are based in Manchester and having a busy schedule around the UK and abroad.

QDo they always dress so well?

Definitely. Their snappy shirts and dapper style are ever-present at every event.

QCan The Swing Things provide extra sets?

Certainly - there's nothing more that these guys like than playing music. Please get in touch for a list of options.

QHow long does it take The Swing Things to set up?

The Swing Things are typically set up, sound checked and looking fabulous within an hour.

QCan I speak to The The Swing Things?

By all means. Feel free to call or email right up until the day of your event with any questions you might have!