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Easyjet Awards Night 2018

Here you go. Some photos of yet another amazing evening at the Easyjet Awards Night 2018. This was the eighth awards night Sway Allstars have attended and they just get better and better! Once again at The Brighton Centre. Sway Allstars were, as ever, awesome! The 10 piece line up was perfect for this great […]

Parties & Special Events

Sway Allstars love a party … well who doesn’t! The build up, the organisation, getting prepared and the main event itself – great fun from start to finish! Especially if it is a surprise party and the party goers don’t even know that the best cover band in the UK will be playing! Sway Allstars […]

Some Great Photos of Sway…

We love adding to our gallery of photographs and we really think these are some of the best! Taken at the recent DFS awards night. Not sure why Mr Jai Amoré features in so many of them, but we have included lots of Angela and Polly too. Also our amazing saxophonist for the night… Here […]

Ideal Band For Corporate Events

Having great versatility is always an advantage when looking for live music. So often the venue can only fit a certain number on the stage and this can be a problem for some bands for hire. However, Sway Allstars is a little different in the fact that we are completely open to how many people […]

2017 Gary Numan Tour

Having successfully worked across the UK and then many European cities, the 2017 Gary Numan Tour has now commenced in the US and Canada. David Brooks, Keyboard player for Gary Numan as well as being one of the mainstays of Sway Allstars Orchestra is now setting up ready for tonight’s first gig in San Diego. […]

A Summer Of Weddings

Sway Allstars play at a lot of weddings. And we mean a lot! We work tirelessly throughout the summer, at different venues, large and small, entertaining friends and family of brides and grooms. And we love it! We are always so busy getting set up, having sound checks and then getting the party going, that […]

2017 UK Gary Numan Tour

2017 UK Gary Numan Tour

David Brooks the keyboard player with Sway Allstars Orchestra has just started his 3 week UK tour with Gary Numan. For a list of gigs and venues please see below: 30 Sept – Cardiff Tramshed 2nd Oct – Bournemouth O2 Academy 3rd Oct – Leeds O2 Academy 5th Oct – Bristol Colston Hall 6th Oct […]

Study Travel Star Awards

Study Travel Star Awards

And yet another wonderful evening for Sway Allstars Orchestra. Where are the years going? We were back at the Hilton in Park Lane once more, for the Study Travel Star Awards and it was great fun! Another great party set that really got everyone up and dancing… a great line up of amazing vocals… an […]

Hastings Beer Festival

Looking for Live Bands for Hire?

Sway Allstars Orchestra are good. If you are looking for highly skilled and experienced live bands for hire, then we are one of the best. Having worked all across the world at festivals, weddings, launch events and PARTIES, we can honestly say that we really know our stuff. All members of the live band have […]

Swanage Carnival

Swanage Carnival Rocked!

As we say on many occasions, we love a festival! And Swanage Carnival and Regatta definitely comes into that bracket. Live music with a great flow of people gives everyone such a great buzz and we love it! Playing music, as we do, ensures everyone is in a party mood – you are pretty much […]

Virgin Trains Incrediball

The “Best” Party Bands For Hire

Sway Allstars have been together a long time. We like to think that we are one of the best party bands for hire on the market today. From playing at large events across the world to local parties and festivals, we still love a gig…and surely that is what it is all about?! We have […]

Hastings Beer Festival

Hastings Beer Festival Feels the Sway…

We love a festival – just love them… and so when we were invited to headline the Hastings Beer Festival, we jumped at the chance. As well as our SWAY set we have been known to do a Motown & Soul set, an 80s Pop set and a 70s Disco set. On Friday we provided […]

Corporate Event In Cannes

Corporate Event In Cannes

Here at Sway we’ve been asked to sign a few ‘Non Disclosure Agreements’ when we’ve played at celeb parties and there are often ‘Social Media Black-outs’ on high-profile corporate events. But when we were asked to go and work for “a large American computer company” at their annual week-long sales conference and corporate event in […]

Wembley Stadium for Watford FC

Wembley Stadium for Watford FC

At the end of every season every major football club in the land has an awards ceremony to mark the achievements (however large or small) that the players, the staff and the club itself has made. We were luckily enough to be asked to be involved with Watford FC’s awards dinner which was held in […]

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 […]

Sway Allstars sing at the Hilton Park Lane in London

Sway Allstars at London Hilton Hotel

A great evening spent at the London Hilton Hotel on Park Lane, raising over £280,000

Party Bands for hire

Brighton Centre For Easyjet

A great night was had by all at the Easyjet Spirit Awards at the Brighton Centre

Sway Allstars sing at the Hilton Park Lane in London

History of Sway Allstars Orchestra

A little bit of history about Sway, how we happened, who we’ve played with, who for and where we’ve been!