Music Music Music
We teamed up with Mike Read and The Satin Dollz to record a version of the 50s classic "Music Music Music" in aid of Parkinson's UK.
The single was produced by Mike Stock (of Aitken…Read more
If you are not familiar with the festival, it’s the Forest of Dean’s best kept secret – a fantastic free outdoor festival in Coleford town centre held every summer featuring an eclectic mix of music, art, culture & community….everything from Jazz, indie, rock, ska, rockabilly, folk, blues & much more.
The festival consists of a main stage featuring the best of local bands with national headliners to finish, roots stage featuring the best of jazz, blues, country ..St Johns Street stage featuring new bands from the area, acoustic area, lots of children’s entertainment & workshops, street food, stalls & local produce.
The Festival prides itself on being extremely friendly, relaxed and an opportunity for families and all generations of people to come together and enjoy themselves.
It is organised by a not for profit group in partnership with Coleford Town Council and with the help of many passionate unpaid volunteers. It is for the people of Coleford & the surrounding areas but attracting visitors from all over, helping to raise the profile of the area.
Vintage for Victory
Inspired by the Romance and Glamour of Vintage Fashion & Nostalgia we are delighted to announce the return of the Vintage For Victory weekend to The Library Gardens in Whitchurch Village, a leafy suburb of Cardiff
Set in the past it celebrates all that was great from the 1940s 50s & 60s
Drift back in time to those halcyon days and soak up the unique atmosphere in the period costume of your chosen era It is an opportunity to dress up to the nines in timeless style, amongst a crowd of people doing the same.
10% of ticket sales will be donated to Cancer Research Wales. They will be there with their trailer and lots of vintage goodies, so please come and say hello!
Rotherfield Summer Fair
FREE ENTRY with a charity donation bucket for the Not Forgotten Association.
Support from Skuffle!
Jazz On The Pantiles
The Jive Aces return to the The Pantiles for another evening of swing and (hopefully) sun! FREE EVENT!
Montreux Jazz Festival
The Jive Aces return to Montreux!
Montreux Jazz Festival - Jazz Boat
Join us aboard the jazz cruise in Montreux!
Summer Evening Jazz
Support band TBC
Schools event by invitation only.
Jump, Jive & Wail Tour
The Jive Aces long awaited return to the Queens Theatre with special guest Amy Baker. Every show has sold out so book early!
Armed Forced Day
Enjoy a family festival day of music, activities, talks, tours and storytelling!
We will be celebrating with a star line up of music, featuring the Jive Aces, a six-piece high energy, jive and swing band, the North London Military Wives Choir and the RAF Halton Voluntary Band.
Entertainment and activities will also include:
100 years of uniform! – here the whole family will be able to dress in uniform worn throughout the last 100 year and take a souvenir photo Craft Activities – kids (and maybe even adults too!) can get inventive and get crafty with a range of arty activities Talks & Tours – delve into history and learn more about the RAF Storytelling – kids can be inspired by fun and engaging stories It promises to be a day for the whole family to enjoy.
This is a free event but you can reserve a free ticket at the link below!
By popular demand we are reprising our Sunday afternoon Tea and Swing event in the City of London. This is an intimate venue with limited seating, Entry is free and open to anyone so please RSVP to Ann at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tea and refreshments included!
World's Largest Swing Dance Lesson
Ever wanted to be a record breaker? Now’s your chance, we need you to help Bletchley Park break a World Record.
On Saturday 23 June we will host the World’s Largest Swing Dance Lesson. The event will take place from 17:30-22:00 with the world record attempt lasting approximately 45 minutes. Professional swing dance group, JiveSwing will be available throughout the evening, helping you to develop your moves and prepare for the lesson ahead. Live music during the evening will be provided by The Jive Aces & The John Petters Swing Band.
Howe & co. Fish and Chips, Bandit Street Food, Gin Nook, Belistore and The Rum Runner cocktail bar will all be present at the event for you to be able to purchase refreshments and food.
An official representative from Guinness World Records will be onsite to judge the attempt. At the end of the lesson all participants will complete a 3 minute dance with a partner. All participants taking part must be over the age of 10. Friends and family are also welcome to come along and enjoy the evening without having to take part in the lesson.
This is a free event but all attendees will need to book for entry at the link below.
If you would like to take part in the World’s Largest Swing Dance Lesson you will need to also complete the registration form here. Please complete a form for each individual wanting to participate. If you have any problems contact email@example.com
Jump, Jive & Wail Tour
The Jive Aces bring their "Jump, Jive & Wail" show to the Cornerstone for the stone with special guest Miss Amy Baker.
The Jive Aces at The Hideaway
The jive Aces head back to Streatham by popular demand with special guests, The Bellefords.
Jump, Jive & Wail Tour
The Jive Aces return to the Astor by popular demand. The last two shows were sold out so get your tickets early! £18 from 01304 370220.
Newport Pagnell Vintage Day Newport Pagnell Vintage World at War Day - on the High Street, exhibitions of memorabilia, VE Day street party, Vintage Afternoon Tea. Entertainment by Lola Lamour, George Formby Experience, Winston Churchill impersonator, Punch and Judy, fashion show and more.
Royal Chelsea Hospital, London
By invitation only.
Swing Out! at Underbelly Festival
With the London Swing Dance Society!
Tickets £14/£12.50 conc in advance (inc. £1.50 booking fee) adv or £15 on the door.
7:00pm - Doors open 7:15pm - Dance class 8:00pm - DJ 8:15pm - Band first set 9:00pm - DJ and competition 9.45pm Band second set
Live at Ronnie Scott's
Back at Ronnie Scott's with special guests. This ALWAYS sells out well in advance so get in!