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Tuxedo Swing: a semi-professional student jazz band based in Loughborough

Available for hire for any occasion


Tuxedo Swing is the official jazz band of Loughborough Students' Union. We play everything from big band standards and classic funk numbers through to more modern adaptations, like 'Uptown Funk'. We are available to hire for any occasion - from weddings to private functions, we can cater for any event. If you are looking for a professional, high quality student band in the Leicestershire area with a large repertoire and competetive prices, we would love to hear from you. Please get in touch via email to, or use our enquiry form.

Apr 10, 2022

Anddd that’s a wrap!
After playing our final gig we have officially and successfully completed tux tour 2022.

Thank you to all of the band members and to everyone who has donated to our chosen charity @anthonynolancharity

Our just giving page is still open to donate so please give what you can!

@loughboroughsu @lborouniarts
@marineandlawn @brewhemiaedin @coldtownhouse @bluearrowjazzclub
#lboro #lborofamily #anthonynolan #anthonynolantrust #loughboroughuniversity #jazz #edinurgh #glasgow #tuxtour2022

Apr 4, 2022

We’re going on tour!

We will be doing four gigs throughout the door. We’re kicking off tomorrow with “Jazz à La Carte” at the Marine North Berwick.

Wednesday see’s taking to the stage at Brewhemia for a great night of jazz and swing.

Thursday we will be heading to cold townhouse brewery for a laid back pub gig that you don’t want to miss.

Our final gig of the tour will be in the Blue Arrow Jazz Club in Glasgow which we are all VERY excited about.

All money raised at the gigs will be donated to Anthony Nolan. You can also donate on our just giving page:

@anthonynolancharity @coldtownhouse @brewhemiaedin

Apr 1, 2022


We did it!

Thank you so much to everyone that bought tickets. We can’t wait to welcome you on Saturday!

#lboro #lborofamily #loughborough #loughboroughuniversity #luarts

Mar 31, 2022

Just 10 tickets left to sell, if you haven't got yours yet this is your last chance! Ticket sales close tomorrow at midday.

We're so excited, see you all there! 🎵🎷

Mar 29, 2022

Only 4 days to go until Union Jazz!! We're all so excited for the event, it's going to be fantastic! 🎷

There's just 25 tickets left and selling out fast! If you haven't bought yours there's no time to waste! Follow the event below to get tickets!

If you've already bought a ticket, keep an eye on your emails, we'll be sending some information in the next couple of days. 👀

Can't wait to see you all there! 🥳

Mar 19, 2022

Thanks to all that came to support us at the Organ Grinder last night, it was a fantastic evening!

We'll be returning to the Organ Grinder on the 13th of May for a repeat performance, keep an eye on our social media channels for tickets!

If you can't wait that long, be sure to check out our biggest event of the year, Union Jazz! Taking place on the 2nd of April at 19:00, this is not one to miss. See the ticket link and event link for more details:

Ticket Link:

Facebook Event:

Mar 16, 2022

Only 5 tickets left for our Jazz Night this Friday! Get them while you still can!

Thank you to The Organ Grinder for hosting the event, it's going to be a fantastic evening!

Dec 21, 2021

Don't go home after the lights are turned on this year, stay for a concert!!

We will be playing immediately after the lights are turned on this year, so don't move a muscle after the town centre lights up! We'll be providing a full hour of music to really kick off the festive season!

Can't wait to see you all there!

Dec 21, 2021

Calling all live music lovers in Loughborough, Tuxedo Swing is back!

We've got a full evening of big band music prepared for you, with jazz ballads, funk and maybe even a bit of soul!

Music starts at 19:00 and entry is FREE! We'd love to see you there!

Dec 21, 2021

We'll be providing a relaxed evening of live music this Sunday in The Lounge in Loughborough Student's Union!

Music starts at 19:00, cocktails are available at the bar all evening and talk of Monday morning is strictly prohibited. We've got a range of our usual classics lined up for you, from modern funk to old school favourites. If you've not seen us before, it's a fantastic opportunity to see what we're about and get to know the band.

We'd love to see you there!