About Us

Swing Café is a stylish swing/jazz band ideal for all venues, occasions and settings. We play well known and well loved tunes from the 1920s to the 1950s, guaranteed to get toes tapping and faces smiling! Our sets can be tailored to provide background music for listening or music to dance to depending on the event. 

Please email us at swingcafe@live.co.uk for further information.


Here are some of the things people have said about us.....

Many thanks to you and your band for a great evening yesterday. Everyone had a really good time enjoying your music. You completed the day’s events perfectly. Private Party Organisers, Solihull, June 2018

We really enjoyed your music. We could have listened to it all night. Guest at Valentine's Gig, Cafe Rouge Solihull, February 2015.

A huge thank you to Billie and her band for an outstanding performance for my ‘roaring 20s’ theme birthday party. The band’s talent and passion were infectious resulting in almost everybody taking to the dance floor – a brilliant night – I would highly recommend Swing Café!!  Private party, Kenilworth​ April 2014

Fantastic voice! We really enjoyed it. Diners at The Daffodil, Cheltenham May 2014

Superb voice, really lovely. Your performance was the highlight of the Festival for me. Terry, Cheltenham Jazz Festival Fringe May 2014

Billie Baker has a lovely voice and sings the finest jazz classics with expressive grace and panache. She is accompanied by an accomplished band who truly swing! A great evening!  Guest at restaurant gig​ April 2012

Thank you guys for such a great set. It was fab and we would recommend you to everyone! Swing Dance Festival Organisers, Gloucestershire​ September 2012

Swing Cafe clearly know what gets people on their feet! They play all the best tracks from the swing era as well as the occasional more contemporary piece, good for a wide variety of tastes. Their music is always full of unique arrangements, no impersonation or reproduction. Swing Dancer, Birmingham April 2012

Swing Cafe are always lively and entertaining. They clearly enjoy themselves so the audience enjoy themselves too! Amazing every time! Restaurant Manager, Birmingham January 2013

A sensational jazz singer supported by a group of highly talented young graduate musicians from Birmingham Conservatoire. Be delighted by the energy, talent and imaginative skill of these up and coming musicians. Restaurant Manager Rugby October 2012

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Get your very own copy of our first CD: 'It Don't Mean a Thing'.

Enjoy our unique swing arrangements of 10 fabulous tunes including: 

It Don't Mean A Thing (if it ain't got that swing)

I Got Rhythm

I Can't Give You Anything But Love

La Mer

Bring Me Sunshine

Featuring our superb vocalist Bille Baker and the amazing talents of these six musicians in two special lineups:

Remi Harris (acoustic guitar) - www.remiharris.co.uk

Tom Moore (double bass)

Ben Lee (electric guitar) - http://benoftopsham.wix.com/benjamin-lee


Tobie Carpenter (electric guitar) - www.tobiecarpenter.com

Leo Forde (electric guitar)

Hamish Livingstone (double bass)

Limited availability so get your copy while you can. Email us at swingcafe@live.co.uk for further details.



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