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Dave Swift has been the bassist for Jools Holland’s Rhythm & Blues Orchestra since 1991. During this time he has played with hundreds of the world’s biggest names in music including Al Jarreau, George Benson, Chaka Khan, Eric Clapton, Paul Weller, BB King and hundreds of others. Dave has also toured across the globe with Jools as well as performing on his hugely popular ‘Later…with Jools Holland’ TV show to millions of viewers on BBC2. Dave is also the bassist on 'The Jools Holland Show' on BBC Radio 2 and has recorded several multi-platinum selling albums and DVDs with Jools and his band.

Latest News

Dave gets the big cover feature on the April 2013 issue of Bass Guitar Magazine, the UK's No.1 Bass Monthly - see the cover here

Dave has only one bass for sale at the moment which is his Martyn Bailey EUB - click here for more details

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See Dave live with the Jools Holland Rhythm & Blues Orchestra with special guest vocalists touring guest vocalists will be KT Tunstall, Pauline Black & Marc Almond - see tour dates opposite for more info and dates...
Tour Dates

May 2015

Wednesday 6th Dartford Orchard Theatre

Thursday 7th Canterbury Marlowe Theatre

Wednesday 13th Salisbury City Hall

Thursday 14th Tunbridge Wells Assembly Hall Theatre

Wednesday 27th Skegness Embassy Theatre †

Friday 29th Margate Winter Gardens 

Click here to see all 2015 tour dates

On tour with Jools Holland band

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