Oxford Lindy Exchange is proud to support live music, and we have been delighted to work with many sensational performers over the last 8 editions. OLX 2019 will be no exception, and we are thrilled to have another exciting line up for you.
Benoit Viellefon will be bringing his superb Hot Club to open OLX for us.
The Hot Club is made up of the finest musicians on the London jazz scene, and we can’t wait to welcome Benoit and the band back to Oxford!
Led by Benoit himself on guitar and lead vocals, the timeless 2-guitar and double bass format is spiced up with a variety of instruments including violin, clarinet, trumpet and sometimes piano. The band’s repertoire consists of all the popular songs from the classic French, American, Italian and Russian songbooks Capturing the sights, sounds and sensations, the Hot Club truly embodies the spirit of this bygone era.
Playing for our Saturday Night Swing Ball will be the sensational Down for the Count Swing Orchestra.
Loved by dancers all over the country Down for the Count bring the sounds of the Swing Era back to life, with an electrifying show full of incredible energy and musical talent.
The band recreate classic tunes from the likes of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong and Glenn Miller. But this is no mere nostalgia trip – Down for the Count perform each song in their own unmistakeable style, breathing new life into the best vintage music.
Making their OLX debut, the Big-R-Big-Band will be returning to Oxford following their superb show at the Roaring 2.0s in April 2018.
The 16 piece band are firm favourites on the Bristol swing dance scene and can be found swinging across the rest of the country.
Dashing, debonair, dandy and dapper, the classic swing tunes of the 30’s and 40’s will bring OLX 2019 to a stunning conclusion.
The popular OLX late night blues hideaway will feature The Rhythm and Booze Project. Felipe and Paul, are a duo who fuse live music and whisky through gigs, tasting events, and multimedia.
As a musical outfit, the band incorporates roots, folk, and blues music in a uniquely gritty mix of its own, blending hypnotic grooves with raucous energy and irresistible showmanship.
Feel free to bring your own whiskey!