Before 3am, Music, Swing

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Jamie MacDougall: Inspirations

Tenor Jamie MacDougall (Caledon) performs a range of songs from classical to swing from his debut album Inspirations, accompanied by Michael Barnett.

Arts Centre & Theatre Aberdeen

Fri 23 May

£14 / 01224 641122

  • 19:30

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Sat 31 May

£12–£14 / 01475 723723

Cumbernauld Theatre

Sat 3 May

£6–£12 / 01236 732887

  • 19:45

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Danny Reed

The singer performs swing classics.

The Customs House, South Shields

Fri 8 Aug

Daltons

£13.50 / 0191 454 1234

  • 18:30

Flashback Festival

Two day music event for 80s enthusiasts with performances from UB40, Heather Small and Jason Donovan on the Saturday and Jools Holland and the Rhythm & Blues Orchestra with their special guests Melanie C and Marc Almond on the Sunday. After the music there is a live screening of the England v Italy World Cup game.

National Trust: Nostell Priory, Wakefield

Sat 14 Jun

£37.95; under 5s are free but require a ticket (Children £22) / 01924 863892

  • 16:00 – 23:00

Sun 15 Jun

£37.95; under 5s are free but require a ticket (Children £22) / 01924 863892

  • 18:00 – 23:00

King Pleasure And The Biscuit Boys

The 1940s-style combo plays Louis Jordan and Eddie Cleanhead Vincent-influenced jazz, rhythm'n'blues and jive.

Borough Theatre, Abergavenny

Thu 2 Oct

£16 adv booking required (£14 adv booking required) / 01873 850805

  • 19:30

The Guildhall, Lichfield

Sat 26 Apr

£16 ( £14.40; Children £8 under 16s) / 01543 262223

  • 20:00

Market Theatre, Ledbury

Sat 18 Oct

£14 ( £12) / 01432 383663

  • 20:00

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The Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular Show

The return of the UK's finest Rat Pack tribute night, with classic tunes including 'Under My Skin' and 'Come Fly with Me' and plenty of entertaining between-song patter.

Bristol Hippodrome

Sat 19 Jul

£17–£23 / 0844 847 2325

The Civic, Barnsley

Fri 6 Jun

£20 / 01226 327000

  • 19:30

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£17–£23 / 0844 871 3014

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Fabrika De Funk

Monthly club night spinning the funkiest beats from residents Shaka Loves You, Astrojazz, EL dEL and Romolo Disco.

The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Sat 3 May

£5 (£3) / 0131 225 2564

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Goosebumps

Swing and jive by the five-piece band from Kent.

Pizza Express, Maidstone

Sun 4 May

£12 / 01622 683548

  • 19:30

In A Sentimental Mood

Guy Garrett and Cherie Gears, backed by The Good Guys Orchestra, sing standards from the classic American songbook.

Terry O'Toole Theatre, Lincoln

Sat 31 May

£15.50 (£13.50) / 01522 883311

  • 19:30 – 21:30

The Jack Noke Jazz Collective

The group who are based in Surrey performs classic early jazz, swing and lindy hop.

G Live, Guildford

Fri 11 Jul

£12 (£10; £10) / 0844 770 1797

  • 20:00

Jason Porter as Michael Bublé

Michael Bublé tribute.

Royal Court Theatre, Bacup

Sun 14 Sep

£10 / 01343 843318

  • 19:30
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The Jive Aces

High energy action from this six-piece ensemble taking you through a blend of swing, R&B, Rock'n'Roll, Boogie Woogie and Jump Blues – get those toes tapping.

Eastbourne Bandstand

Fri 27 Jun

Phone for prices / 01323 410611

  • 20:00

The Hideaway, London SW16

Sun 25 May

£10 / 020 8835 7070

  • 14:00

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Sun 29 Jun

£15–£18 / 020 7439 0747

  • 12:00

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John Hunt Four O'Clock Afternoon Blues and Swing

John Hunt / 21st Century Blues Legends. 'Boogie-woogie. John Hunt is a master of slide-guitar.' 'DIY explosion. '**** (Scotsman). John's third Fringe, after two amazing full-house runs. 'Hunt has mojo, and a funky version of Got You Under my Skin. ★★★★ (Edinburgh Evening News). 'This is a fantastic gig; it's…

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Main Floor

£9 (£7) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Main Floor

£9 (£7) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 8 Aug

Main Floor

£9 (£7) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 8 more dates until 23 Aug

The Kansas Smitty’s House Band

Speakeasy jazz outfit.

The Belvedere, Billericay

Wed 21 May

£10 / 07850 607075

  • 20:00 – 22:30

The Roaring Prohibition Ball

Harking back to the days of the roaring 20s. When gentlemen gambled, flappers tap danced and cocktails were surreptitiously served in tea cups. Enjoy a night back in time with live performers, burlesque and more!

The Bloomsbury Ballroom, London WC1B

Fri 24 Oct

£15 early bird

Shout!

A musical featuring swing and jazz songs from the 50s and 60s.

Civic Theatre, Accrington

Tue 17 Jun

£12; £8 under 16s / 01254 380293

  • 19:30

Wed 18 Jun

£12; £8 under 16s / 01254 380293

  • 19:30

Thu 19 Jun

£12; £8 under 16s / 01254 380293

  • 19:30
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Swing Unlimited All Stars Big Band: Count Basie Tribute

The performs a selection of the composer and musician's best known jazz and swing hits.

The Haymarket, Basingstoke

Sat 26 Apr

£13 ( £11; £11; Children £11 under 16s) / 01256 844244

  • 19:30

Regent Centre, Christchurch

Sun 4 May

£12.50 (£10.50) / 01202 499199

  • 19:30

The Very Best of Frank Sinatra

Featuring Todd Gordon (vocalist) & The Back to Basie Orchestra.

Cadogan Hall, London SW1X

Fri 25 Jul

£18–£29 / 020 7730 4500

  • 19:30 – 21:30

1940s & 50s Swing Jive Classes

Jibe and jitterbug dance classes with Everything's Jumpin'.

Kingston Working Men's Club, Kingston upon Thames

Mon 28 Apr

£7–£10 (Students £5–£8)

  • 19:30 – 22:30

Mon 5 May

£7–£10 (Students £5–£8)

  • 19:30 – 22:30

Mon 12 May

£7–£10 (Students £5–£8)

  • 19:30 – 22:30
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ACME Swing

The band plays a selection of swing classics.

Hotel Deux, Nottingham

Sun 4 May

Free / 0115 985 6724

  • 20:00 – 21:00

Adam Kitch

The singer performs swing.

The Quay Hotel & Spa, Conwy

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 01492 564100

  • 20:00

Fri 30 May

Free / 01492 564100

  • 20:00
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The Adrian Cox Quartet

The saxophonist and clarinet-player performs lively and retro-influenced jazz-swing with the band.

King's Head, London N1

Sun 4 May

Free / 020 7478 0160

  • 12:00

The Stables, Milton Keynes

Tue 6 May

Stage 2

£10 / 01908 280800

  • 20:45

Afternoon In Paris

Gypsy jazz and swing by the six-piece band from Swansea fronted by vocalist Susanna Warren.

Le QuecumBar, London SW11

Sun 9 Nov

£12; £10 adv / 020 7787 2227

  • 19:00

The Alan Lewis Rarebits: Music Series

North Devon-formed jazz and swing fusion combo with elements of Dixieland sound.

The American Museum In Britain, Bath

Sun 28 Sep

Phone for prices / 01225 460503

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Alison Affleck & Vieux Carré

Energetic hot jazz from this five-piece with singer Affleck.

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 2 May

£5 (£4) / 0131 220 4298

  • 20:00

All That Jazz

The collective plays big band-style swing and jazz standards.

Hazlitt Arts Centre, Maidstone

Sat 13 Sep

£17 (£15) / 01622 758611

  • 19:30
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