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Rugby Players Association Awards

Rugby Players Association Awards 2017

Sway Allstars have been attending the Rugby Players Association Awards for at least 8 years (we remember playing the first year and Angela Brooks was pregnant with twins on stage!). This is always a memorable night of celebration, with rugby legends past and present at the 2017 RPA Players’ Awards in association with England Rugby. […]

DJ Live in London

DJ Live in London

Thought we would share with you some new DJ Live in London pics that have been taken at Tropicana Beach Club in Covent Garden, London. We are loving these DJ live gigs – such high energy and the dance floor is always packed the whole night! The concept behind a ‘DJ Live’ act comes from […]

Sway Allstars Perform in Seattle

Sway Allstars popped over to the beautiful city of Seattle last week to welcome Virgin Atlantic to Seattle. The first night was a drinks reception put on by the Seattle Tourist Association to welcome Virgin to Seattle. Virgin Atlantic has started daily flights to Seattle and to celebrate and publicise this they had a high-profile […]

Virgin Trains Incrediball

The Virgin Trains Incrediball is an awards dinner dance for all the elite staff of the whole of the Virgin Trains company, from the regional management and head office, to the people working on the trains and at the stations. It’s a wonderful evening – a very glitzy and glamorous affair with some very beautiful […]

The Diamond Ball at Hilton Park Lane

For yet another year Sway Allstars Orchestra were invited back to get this annual event. Grocery Aid’s Diamond Ball, held at the Hilton in Park Lane, London is always an amazing evening and this year was no different with over £235k raised. The Diamond Ball was attended by key industry figures in the world of […]

Dubai Duty Free Welcomes Sway

Dubai Duty Free Welcomes Sway

Dubai Duty Free has welcomed Sway Allstars Orchestra back for 3 nights of music, food and dancing. 6 of our finest musicians travelled over to Dubai to showcase some amazing music, guaranteed to get everyone on the dance floor. So all 3 nights were enjoyed by all. The band were very well received and the […]

Hollywood Meets Bollywood

Another beautiful evening was had by Sway Allstars, but this time it was in aid of the wonderful charity Meningitis Now. The Sunflower Ball was organised by Surj and Quentin Stott from Lincoln, in memory of their son Dylan, who very sadly died in 2005 from the disease. They are a truly inspirational couple and […]

Live Music For A Jewish Wedding at the Waldorf in London

A Jewish Wedding at the Waldorf in London

Last Sunday night we were at The Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London playing live music for a wonderful couple at their Jewish wedding reception. The band got a chance to rock out on some instrumental funk classics as the guests came into the room for dinner. Sway Allstars then played special requests as the bride […]

DFS Annual Awards Dinner in Barcelona

DFS Annual Awards Dinner in Barcelona

Sway Allstars had such a busy week of gigs last week. The first was last Wednesday, when we flew off to Barcelona for the DFS Annual Awards Dinner at the Museu Nacional D’Art Catalunya. What an amazing venue! There were representatives from all the UK stores and the awards ceremony was presented by Olympian Denise […]

Awards Night for Virgin Atlantic in Manchester

We are great fans of Virgin Atlantic and last Wednesday saw The Sway Allstars perform at a fantastic new awards night for Virgin Atlantic in Manchester. We’ve worked with them for many years now and it was an honour to be asked to work on this new event. The “On Location Events & Air Vision […]

Live Music for a 40th Birthday Party

An Amazing 40th Birthday Party

We find it wonderful that we can be playing abroad sometimes, in London a lot but also and very occasionally near the home town of Angela and David Brooks, singer and keyboard player. Last Friday night was an amazing 40th birthday party and the dance floor was packed the whole night! It was a total […]

Gary Numan UK Tour with David Brooks from Sway Allstars

Gary Numan 2016 UK Tour by David Brooks

I’ve been playing for Gary for 21 years. I got the gig when his brother left the band to become a commercial pilot and I knew Gary through TJ (one of Sway’s singers) who was, at the time, Gary’s backing singer. Since then we’ve toured all over the world and played at just about every […]

Sway Allstar Orchestra at the Hilton Park Lane

Last Weekend at the Hilton Park Lane…

Sway Allstars love doing what we do – and last weekend was no exception! We were playing last weekend at the Hilton Park Lane, one of the loveliest hotels in London, doing what we do best! This weekend it was the Study Travel Star Awards. We are proud to say this is the 11th year […]

Another Wonderful Ball for Sway

Sway Allstars had a great night on Saturday – another wonderful summer’s ball! This time it was the Regents University London Graduation Ball and what an evening! Regents University London is really well established and in the heart of Regents Park. A university populated by many overseas students. This is probably at least the 6th […]

Sway Allstars at Eroica Britannia in Bakewell

Sway Headlined at Eroica Britannia Festival in Bakewell

Sway Allstars Orchestra headlined at the Eroica Britannia Festival in Bakewell on Saturday night, which is a 3 day family festival of music, food, lifestyle and cycling. The festival started in Italy and is inspired by the fashions, lifestyle and cycling of the early 1900s. It is very family based with lots of entertainment and […]

Rugby PLayers Awards Night 2016 with Sway Allstars

Band Photos from Rugby Players Association Awards Night

Sway Allstars love it when there are professional photographs taken at events we play at. It can be difficult getting great shots of us while we are playing, unless someone else takes them! So we have taken a look through all the amazing photographs taken at the Rugby Players Association Awards Night back in London […]

Sway Allstars at Royal Holloway College

Royal Holloway College – What a Night!

Last Friday Sway Allstars had a busy night! First they played at a rugby club summer ball for the evening and then they travelled up to the Royal Holloway College in Egham, Surrey, to play at their all night summer ball. These “festivals” used to be extremely popular and always massive productions across the country. […]

Off to Venice with IBM

Last week, Sway Allstars Orchestra had an early start and flew off to Venice. This was for a week-long IBM conference. They’re an American company and the event was run by an America production company, Drury Design from New York. This event had taken about 6 months of organisation, with Sway Allstars liaising with their […]

Touring with Gary Numan

David Brooks Touring with Gary Numan

David has really been looking forward to touring with Gary Numan! He flew over to Los Angeles last week for rehearsals and is now in New York for the first show. This is what he had to say: “I’ve just finished 5 days rehearsal s in LA and am now siting on a plane to […]

Rocking it in Casablanca for Maserati!

We love our job! Not only do we work with some fantastic people, we also get to visit some amazing places. And Casablanca was just another place to tick off our bucket list! Maserati in Morocco were launching the new SUV to their range, so they asked Sway Allstars Orchestra to go and pay them […]