Swing & Jive Bands for hire in Bristol

Find the perfect live swing band in Bristol for your wedding, party or corporate event. Whether you want to jive the night away, or lindy hop into the early hours, our professional bands will definitely keep your guests on their feet. Browse our selection of over 248 swing bands right here.

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Bands in or around Bristol
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Swing & jive bandBristol(1 mi)
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Swing & jive bandBristol(5 mi)
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Swing & jive bandClevedon(10 mi)
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Swing & jive bandCaldicot(13 mi)
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Swing & jive bandNewport(15 mi)
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Swing & jive bandCardiff(23 mi)
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Swing & jive bandCardiff(24 mi)
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Swing & jive bandCardiff(24 mi)
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Swing & jive bandCardiff(25 mi)
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Swing & jive bandGlastonbury(25 mi)
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Swing & jive bandCardiff(26 mi)
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Swing & jive bandVale of Glamorgan(26 mi)
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All the bands below are available to travel to Bristol
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Swing & jive bandYeovil(34 mi)
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Swing & jive bandSwansea(59 mi)
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Swing & jive bandBournemouth(59 mi)
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Swing & jive bandBournemouth(59 mi)
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Hiring a swing & jive band

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Popular genres:
Jazz, Swing, Pop
Average response time:
6 hours
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How much does it cost to hire a swing & jive band?

The typical price per group member for swing & jive bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

Frequently asked questions

Can any swing & jive band play my favourite song?

Professional swing & jive bands will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that swing & jive bands may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the swing & jive band's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do swing & jive bands take to set up?

Your swing & jive band will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the swing & jive band prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our swing & jive bands are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our swing & jive bands will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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