It’s set to be the summer for a Swing Band Wedding
Entertainment Nation is proud to present a selection of our top swing bands for hire, not forgetting a sprinkling of our best jazz bands for hire. Swing bands for weddings are an excellent choice to entertain your guests throughout your big day. Serenade your afternoon drinks reception with smooth, sophisticated ratpack classics from the likes of Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra, before jiving until the early hours to all-time great swing hits, as well as jazzy twists on modern favourites.
But where to begin when picking your swing band? This blog is a good start! Entertainment Nation are the swing band hire specialists and have a roster packed with talented swing, jazz and ratpack bands. As an added bonus, our swing bands are composed of highly accomplished and versatile musicians, meaning that many of them can offer a funk, soul and Motown set to spice up your evening wedding reception!
Settle back with a drink of your choice on the rocks (I’m sipping an orange and raspberry squash as we speak) and enjoy Entertainment Nation’s top swing bands for hire.
Kudos Big Band offer the quintessential big band swing experience. Featuring an incredible brass section that can be expanded to include an extra trumpet and two more saxophones, Kudos Big Band are the essential choice for classic swing band hire.
The Swing Collective are a vivacious 9 piece who have performed alongside some of the greats in the entertainment industry. Fronted by a soulful female vocalist (along with optional male vocals), The Swing Collective play a sublime blend of swing, soul, Motown and rat pack classics.
Dapper Swing are an all-male swing band for hire who simply ooze class. Dapper Swing’s lead vocalist is a superb crooner in the Michael Bublé style. Book Dapper Swing to give your wedding an atmosphere of laid back sophistication.
Stellar Swing are one of the best swing ensembles out there, featuring wonderful musicians and supreme showmanship. Stellar Swing aren’t afraid to mix things up either: their varied repertoire includes jazz, soul, swing, Motown, rat pack and pop. Ranging from 5 to 9 members, they have a line up to fit any budget.
For those looking for a more our jazz experience, look no further than Jazz Leaves. With an award winning pianist, accompanied by some of the UK’s best jazz musicians and sumptuous female vocals, Jazz Leaves are charismatic addition to your wedding day.
If you love modern pop and R’n’B, but it don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing, then Park Lane are the band for you! Park Lane are young and talented musicians who perform today’s hits with a wartime twist.
The Swing Soul Sisters are a stunning vocal trio backed by a slick live band, who bring glamour to any event. The Swing Soul Sisters’ soaring harmonies set them apart from other swing bands.
The name of this saxophone trio says it all. Smooth Vibes are the perfect accompaniment to your afternoon drinks reception, playing stylish mellow sax to relax your guests as they mingle.
The Cool Cats are an incredible 3-5 piece jazz ensemble who won’t fail to impress your guests. With a range of line ups, the Cool Cats can adapt to suit your needs. Hire them today to instil your wedding with some cocktail lounge cool.
And finally, something a little different: the Oriana Barn Shakers. These impressive performers play an intoxicating mix of French, American Jazz and Latin music that is sure to make your wedding a unique occasion.
If you think you’ve found your dream wedding swing band above, then simply fill out the enquiry form on your band’s profile page to get a quick and comprehensive quote! Or, if a jazz or swing wedding band aren’t for you, click here to check out our full selection of wedding bands and performers.