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Pete Horsfall’s Basin Street Brawler’s are London’s own master exponents of hot jazz, swingin’ their way through the most beautiful melodies and raucous rags of the 1920s and 1930s. Their debut album ‘It’s Tight Like That’ was the Sunday Times record of the week and won rave reviews as “a tour de force” (R2 Magazine).

Their repertoire features the finest work of the master songwriters of the era, including Cole Porter, Hoagy Carmichael and George Gershwin, delivered in a unique and powerful style reminiscent of the Louis Armstrong All Stars and the great Harlem stride piano-man Thomas “Fats” Waller.

The Brawlers have performed as the headline act at the London Swing Festival, in addition to countless residencies at internationally acclaimed speakeasy The Nightjar, the world’s oldest music hall Wiltons Music Hall and top cabaret clubs including The Crazy Coqs. The members of the ensemble are all regular performers at the UK’s finest venues, including Ronnie Scott’s and Soho’s Pizza Express Jazz Club.