Electro swing is a musical genre combining the influence of vintage or modern swing and jazz mixed with house, hip hop and EDM. In addition to individual artists and one-off hits, electro swing is a genre whose growth has largely been fuelled by a series of European compilation albums that have drawn together works by a variety of producers. The Swing Revival was a late 1990s period of renewed popular interest in swing and jump blues music and dance from the 1930s and 1940s as exemplified by Louis Prima, often mixed with a more contemporary rock, rockabilly or ska sound, known also as neo-swing or retro swing. It is mainly popular in Europe, and electro swing artists incorporate European influences such as Django Reinhardt’s Gypsy Swing. This swing bands list ranks the best swing music artists by votes. This list of top swing bands and musicians let s you see who swing fans think are the best swing music groups. Michael Bubl Adult contemporary music, Lounge music, Pop music.;. 44. + 8.
Goodman thus indirectly inspired the genesis of post-Swing modern jazz, a style he did not favor. As a clarinet soloist Goodman received praise for technical cleanliness. Five Modern Throwback Artists Breathing New Life Into Revivalist American Music. Listen to Swing For Modern Clubbing in full in the Spotify app. Play on Spotify.
It’s the 21’st century and if you mention swing jazz most people only think about the greats from the 30’s and 40’s, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman etc. Electro-swing combines vintage swing with contemporary production techniques and the styles of house music and hip-hop. Two leading artists of the electro-swing movement are Parov Stelar and Caravan Palace. King Teddy is a late ’50’s and early ’60’s influenced swing band that is based in the Washington, D.C. area. Our songlist, both original and cover, is heavily influenced by Louis Prima, Elvis, the InkSpots, and other jump blues, swing and rock icons.
Swing Era Artists
Big Chief – Portland, Maine based swing, jazz and rhythm and blues band. Mora’s Modern Rhythmists – Ten-piece ensemble playing classic jazz and swing from the 20s and early 30s.