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DUO - TRIO - QUARTET - QUINTET


An intoxicating 'musical mixology' of sounds & styles!
Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll, Soul, Exotica, Alternative,
Hip-Hop, Rockabilly, Salsa, Funk & beyond!
...all skillfully blended to make a voluptuous, alluringly colourful cocktail for your listening/dancing pleasure!

The Violet Jive Band

Please Note:
Line ups at gigs vary from a mellow Duo to the full 5 Piece party band! Listings will state clearly so do please check deets before choosing a show. Thanks!


2019:

April:

THURS 4th APRIL
@The Guinea (Tunbridge Wells)
78 Calverley Road, Tunbridge Wells. TN1 2UJ

8pm -10pm.

MELLOW DUO:
(Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll Covers)


Relaxed pub/bar with us in mellow Duo formation!



FRI 19th APRIL
@The Grapevine (Rye)
1 Conduit Hill, Rye. TN31 7LE

8pm -11pm.

MELLOW DUO:
(Swing, Jazz, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll Covers)


Lush, cosy bar with a nice kitsch, jazzy vibe in the beautiful town of Rye!


SAT 20th APRIL
@The Trading Post (Tunbridge Wells)
5 Culverden Down, Tunbridge Wells, Kent. TN4 9SA

TRIO: (Covers & originals)

9-11pm.


SUN 28th APRIL
@Powder & Magazine Restaurant.
Upnor Road, 72 Ordnance Yard, Lower Upnor. ME2 4UY
01634-710872

1- 3pm (approx)

MELLOW DUO:

Gastro Dining in an old WW2 gunpowder warehouse!

Retro Swing & Latin.


May:

THURS 2nd MAY
@The Guinea (Tunbridge Wells)
78 Calverley Road, Tunbridge Wells. TN1 2UJ

8pm -10pm.

MELLOW DUO:
(Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll & Beyond. Covers)


Relaxed pub/bar with us in mellow Duo formation!



SUN 5th MAY
@Rustic Kent Wedding Fair
Greenhill Farm, Otham, Maidstone, Kent. ME15 8RR


10am-4pm

MELLOW DUO:
(Live performances between midday and 2pm and a chance to chat about music for your big day!)


'Speak to a wonderful array of friendly local Kent vendors – Including photographers, cake makers, florists, jewellery, lighting, hair stylists, celebrants, favours + more'

homegurrown.co.uk


FRI 17th MAY
@The Grapevine (Rye)
1 Conduit Hill, Rye. TN31 7LE

8pm -11pm.

MELLOW DUO:
(Swing, Jazz, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll Covers)


Lush, cosy bar with a nice kitsch, jazzy vibe in the beautiful town of Rye!


FRI 24th MAY
@The Guinea (Tunbridge Wells)
78 Calverley Road, Tunbridge Wells. TN1 2UJ

8:30pm -11pm.

TRIO:
(Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll & Beyond. Covers)


Relaxed pub/bar with us in Trio formation! Usually a Duo here but it's Friday night! (and another Bank Holiday Weekend) so we have drums for some funky tropical pleasures!


SUN 26th MAY
@Powder & Magazine Restaurant.
Upnor Road, 72 Ordnance Yard, Lower Upnor. ME2 4UY
01634-710872

1- 3pm (approx)

MELLOW DUO:

Gastro Dining in an old WW2 gunpowder warehouse!

Retro Swing & Latin.


FRI 31st MAY
@The Spa Hotel (Tunbridge Wells)
Mount Ephraim, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 8XJ.

Mellow dining in the Chandelier Restaurant

DUO:

8-10pm (approx)

Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll, Soul, & More!


June:

SUN 2nd JUNE
@The Anchor (Faversham)
52 Abbey St, Faversham, Kent ME13 7BP

7-9pm

TRIO: (Covers)

Always a pleasure rounding off the weekend here!



FRI 7th JUNE
@The Grapevine (Rye)
1 Conduit Hill, Rye. TN31 7LE

8pm -11pm.

MELLOW DUO:
(Swing, Jazz, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll Covers)


Lush, cosy bar with a nice kitsch, jazzy vibe in the beautiful town of Rye!


SUN 23rd JUNE
@Mid Summer Festival. (Hastings)
Stade Open Space, Rock-a-Nore Road,
Hastings Old Town. TN34 3FJ

2-3pm (approx)

QUARTET WITH SAX:

Swingin' Sounds beside the Seaside!

Retro Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll & More!


SUN 30th JUNE
@Powder & Magazine Restaurant.
Upnor Road, 72 Ordnance Yard, Lower Upnor. ME2 4UY
01634-710872

1- 3pm (approx)

MELLOW DUO:

Gastro Dining in an old WW2 gunpowder warehouse!

Retro Swing & Latin.


July:

SAT 13th JULY
@Grey Lady Music Lounge
Pantiles, TunbridgeWells, Kent. TN2 5TW

9:30pm - 12pm approx. (2 sets)

Full Quintet with Sax & Percussion

Lots of danceable Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll, Funk & more! Both Fresh & Retro. Covers. ...Drink or Dine...then dance! Bar, Table Seating and Dancefloor.

Entry is £5 before 10pm if you mention our giglist, £7 after.



SUN 21st JULY
@Powder & Magazine Restaurant.
Upnor Road, 72 Ordnance Yard, Lower Upnor. ME2 4UY
01634-710872

1- 3pm (approx)

MELLOW DUO:

Gastro Dining in an old WW2 gunpowder warehouse!

Retro Swing & Latin.


Aug:

FRI 23rd AUG
@Enchanted Horhsam Festival.
(West Sussex)
Horsham Park, West Sussex. RH12 1RL

Headline 9pm (approx)

QUARTET WITH SAX:

Sparkly Enchanted Sounds!

Retro Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll & More!

'A Summer Wonderland of live music, fire shows, circus, street theatre, silent disco, silent cinema, vintage fairground rides & a night market of lifestyle, fashion, street food and drink. As daylight turns to dusk wondrous secret illuminated gardens reveal themselves & magically bring to life unicorns, dragons & mystical tales'

www.enchantedhorsham.co.uk



MON 26th AUG
@Rye International
Jazz & Blues Festival
.
Rye, East Sussex.

More Details Coming Soon!

QUARTET WITH SAX:


Retro Swing, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll & More!
(Covers & Originals)

'This years series of events features even more big names including Madeleine Peyroux, Sergio Mendes, Courtney Pine & Mica Paris!'

www.ryejazz.com


SAT 31st AUG
@Binella Wine Bar (Faversham)
Part of Faversham Hop Festival

Baltic House, Standard Quay, Faversham, Kent. ME13 7BS

6pm

TRIO: (Covers)

Swingin' sounds in a favourite little sweet spot!


Sep:
Dates Added Soon!



Oct:

SAT 19th OCT
@Zed'z Dead
A Tarantino Royale!

St Paul’s Arts Centre, Chapel Rd, Worthing.BN11 1EE

8pm-1am (Band Sets 9-11pm approx)

6 Piece Band:




'To mark the 25th Anniversary release of what is widely considered his most groundbreaking and influential movie, Pulp Fiction, Coastal Events invite you to a royale celebration of all things QT.'

For more info visit:
www.coastaleventsltd.com




Gigs updated regularly so check back Soon!


A few places you might have seen us before...
Rye International Jazz & Blues Festival - The Grapevine - The Plough (Ivy Hatch) - Pitch Festival - Tonbridge Calling Festival - Pevensey Castle (food & wine Festival) - De La Warr Pavillion (supporting Gregory Porter) (Bexhill) - The Bull's Head Jazz Club (Barnes, London) - The Globe Theatre Bar (South Bank) - The Forum - The Grey Lady Music Lounge - Trinity Theatre - Jazz on the Pantiles (Tunbridge Wells) - - The Library bar (Islington) - The Perch (Oxford) - The Rafters - Pizza Express Music Room (Maidstone) - Pizza Express 'The Pheasantry' (Chelsea) - Deco 5 (Whitstable) - Bin Ella Champagne bar - The Anchor - The Hop Festival (Faversham) - The Troubadour (London) - Hastings Mid Summer Fish Festival (Stade Open Stage) - Blind Tiger (Hectors House) - The Hope (Brighton) - Trading Boundaries - Gazastock Festival (Sevenoaks) - Discovery 2 at AAA Club (Kensington) - Mount Pilatus Hotel (Switzerland) - Small World Festival (Kent) - Honky Tonks (Clapham) - Zagatos bar (Spa Hotel) - Pulpito Tapas - Local & Live Festival (Tunbridge Wells) - Scarlett Hotel (Devon), Poppies (Camden) - Friday Night Live Festival (Sevenoaks) - Trading Post - The Chaser (Kent) - Hengist Cocktail Bar (Maidstone) - South London Pacific Tiki Bar - Caterham Jazz Festival.


The Violet Jive are available for private parties, venues, bars, festivals etc. If you're looking for something different that really hits the spot then do
Get in Touch!

...if you need more info on any of the gigs above,
do feel free to contact us...

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