Before 3am, Music, Swing

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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.

Artrix, Bromsgrove

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£21 / 01527 577330

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Sat 11 Apr 2015

£17–£23

Burnley Mechanics

Fri 13 Mar 2015

£20 / 01282 664400

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The Glenn Miller Orchestra

Ray McVay directs the world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra through their repertoire of swing and jazz band tunes.

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Tue 30 Dec

Hall

£29.50–£32.50 / 020 7638 8891

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Sun 28 Dec

£24.50–£32.50 / 0844 907 9000

Bristol Hippodrome

Sun 5 Apr 2015

£18–£24 / 0844 847 2325

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Alison Affleck & Vieux Carré

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

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£5 (£4) / 0131 220 4298

The Katet

Talented piano player/vocalist Mike Kearney leads this funk/blues five-piece.

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£5 (£4) / 0131 220 4298

Wed 7 Jan 2015

£3 (£2) / 0131 220 4298

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£3 (£2) / 0131 220 4298

…and 2 more dates until 28 Jan 2015

Twisted Circus

A musical extravaganza, featuring everything from bouncing Balkan beats to funk, swing and ska.

The Mash House, Edinburgh

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£6–£8 / 0131 220 2987

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£6–£8 / 0131 220 2987

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£6–£8 / 0131 220 2987

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Sunday Rockin’ Club

DJ Soho Kev spins rockabilly and rock'n'roll.

The Alley Cat, London WC2H

Sun 28 Dec

Free

Jump Jive & Shout

Fun monthly retro/ vintage style jive night with DJ and live music.

The Albany, London W1W

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£5 (£3) / 020 7387 0221

VinCaffè Hogmanay

Enjoy the food and wine of VinCaffè as Philip Contini and his Be Happy Band entertain you with songs from the American and Italian songbooks.

Valvona & Crolla Vincaffè, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£95 / 0131 557 0088

WWII Hangar Dance

Annual charity Hangar Dance with live music by The Hot Tin Roofs. Featuring the sounds of WWII era music and American swing from the Vietnam war period.

Helicopter Museum, Weston-super-Mare

Sat 16 May 2015

£14 / 01934 635227

Bobby Wishart Quintet

Modern jazz (think Blue Note, Miles Davis and Coltrane) from Scottish saxophonist Wishart.

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£5 (£4) / 0131 220 4298

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Soulsville

A night of rapturous soul music, playing rugged rhythms and deep blue grooves long into the midnight hours.

The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£5 / 0131 558 8844

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Soulsville The Bongo Club, Edinburgh

Adrian Cox Quartet

Jazz and swing from the quartet, with Nils Solberg on guitar/vocals, George Trebar on double bass and Mez Clough on drums, plus special guest vocalist Sumudu Jayatilaka.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£12–£15 / 020 7439 0747

The American Song Book

A celebration of American music, with Harry Hamilton and his swing band.

Belfast Waterfront

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Studio

£16.50 / 028 9033 4400

Andy Abraham

Join us to witness the amazing vocals of Andy Abraham X-Factor finalist soul singer performing in our show bar to get your tickets simply call the sales team on 02392 732277 or email sc.gc-portgun@rank.com

Grosvenor Casino, Portsmouth

Sat 28 Feb 2015

£15

Floripa, London EC2A

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£5 before 10pm, £10 after 10pm / 0207 613 4228

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Bartoune

Lively Gypsy jazz and swing from the three-piece.

The Alma Tavern & Theatre, Bristol

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Free / 0117 946 7899

  • 20:00 Bartoune The Alma Tavern & Theatre, Bristol

Benoit Viellefon's Hot Club

Gypsy jazz and swing combo.

The Nightjar, London EC1V

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£7 / 020 7253 4101

The Big Band

The group performs big band and swing songs made famous by Glenn Miller, Sinatra, Basie and Ella Fitzgerald.

Thornton Little Theatre, Thornton-Cleveleys

Fri 20 Mar 2015

£15 / 01253 858529

  • 20:00 The Big Band Thornton Little Theatre, Thornton-Cleveleys

The Big Band With 5 Star Swing

The big band performs swing with 5 Star Swing.

Marine Hall, Fleetwood

Fri 20 Mar 2015

£15 / 01253 887693

The Big Chris Barber Band

The veteran slide trombonist leads his big band in a programme of swing and New Orleans-style jazz.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Thu 12 Feb 2015

£20 / 0131 668 2019

CAST, Doncaster

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£19 / 0131 668 2019

The Hawth, Crawley

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£19.50 (£17.50) / 0131 668 2019

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The Big Easy

The Leeds-based five-piece performs swing.

Matt And Phred's, Manchester

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£5 / 0161 831 7002

Seven Arts Centre, Leeds

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£8 (£5) / 0113 262 6777

The Bigsby Brothers

The foursome plays a range of swing and big band covers.

Matt And Phred's, Manchester

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 831 7002

Blitz Party

1940s Blitz-themed night of DJs and live swing.

Great Suffolk Street Warehouse, London SE1

Wed 31 Dec

£40–£45

  • 21:00 – 02:00 Blitz Party Great Suffolk Street Warehouse, London

Village Underground, London EC2A

Wed 31 Dec

£25 / 020 7422 7505

  • 21:00 – 03:00 Blitz Party Village Underground, London

Cafe Manouche

Django Reinhardt influenced swing, jazz maestros Cafe Manouche.

Le QuecumBar, London SW11

Sun 15 Feb 2015

Main Room

£10; £8 adv / 020 7787 2227

Mon 16 Feb 2015

Main Room

£10; £8 adv / 020 7787 2227

The Capitol Years Live: Sinatra, Sequins And Swing

A big band orchestra, featuring players from the BBC Big Band, John Wilson Orchestra and Ronnie Scott's Orchestra, perform live onstage, accompanying big band singers recreating Sinatra's biggest hits.

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£22 (£20) / 01284 758000

Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£21 (£19; £7) / 01245 606505

Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone

Fri 13 Mar 2015

£14–£21 / 01303 228600

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