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BOOMTOWN 2017 – MAYFAIR

If anyone who knows me from Big Swing Sound has been waiting for this one, then you definitely shouldn’t be disappointed! I bring you, the Mayfair district line up for Boomtown this year. In the next post I want to … Continue reading

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Lyrics Born feat Preservation Hall Jazz Band – That’s It!

I posted the original PHJB track on here a while back but love what Lyrics Born has done with it and you’ll almost definitely be hearing this in some of our Big Swing Sound sets. The whole album is worth … Continue reading

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Paris Sera Toujours Paris

Heading to Printemps de Bourges music conference this weekend. Some fantastic acts I’ve yet so see such as Angus & Julia Stone, Nneka, Deluxe and Cashmere Cat plus some favourites that I have seen previously including The Skints, Clinton Fearon, … Continue reading

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Dylan Joel feat. Mantra & DJ Izm – Swing

This totally appeals to my Big Swing Soundsystem side. There’s hardly a Swing and Hip-hop fusion I don’t like, from Pharaoh Monch‘s ‘Body Baby’ to the Swedish Swing-hop that mde up Movits early material. However there’s simply not enough of … Continue reading

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Les Touffes Krétiennes – Meanwhile Back In The City

Although I do generally love Les Touffes Krétiennes, I wasn’t 100% sold on this new single the first time I heard it. However I’ve given it another chance and it is warming on me massively. Bags of great energy and … Continue reading

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STROLLING DOWN MAYFAIR AVENUE 2015

Earlier this week we announced the line up for Mayfair Avenue, this is the part of BoomTown Fair where we get to bring people the biggest Electro Swing / Vintage Remix line up in the country (if not the world!). … Continue reading

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Seven Davis Jr – Wild Hearts

I recently posted this up on our Big Swing Soundsystem Facebook page. For me tracks like this joins the dots between the fun and silly tunes which are probably the most important part of the scene for us and the … Continue reading

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The Reaping #20

Carnyvillains – Why Am I Here? First up on this reaping is a whole EP from one of the best live bands there is. Their track ‘The Trial of Henry Jones’ has been a firm staple of our Big Swing … Continue reading

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The Reaping #17

I was going to post up about Secret Cinema and Bestival.  But they’ve both happened already, and if you weren’t there I’d be a c**t to rub your nose in how brilliant they both were. So instead here’s some goodies we … Continue reading

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Celebrating A Decade of Festival DJing

10 years ago I played my first ever DJ set at a festival. It was the very first Bestival (I’d performed at Glastonbury earlier that year but as a rapper not a DJ) and even though I’d been booked as … Continue reading

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