Blue Harlem is widely regarded as one of the top Swing/Jump Blues bands on the London scene. The band is a regular favourite at venues such as Ronnie Scott’s, The 100 Club, Jools Holland’s Boisdale Canary Wharf and The Blues Kitchen and has appeared several times at Highgrove House, Buckingham Palace, Annabel’s and many others. They were invited by Baz Luhrmann to help launch his film ‘Australia’ and have an enviable reputation both at home and abroad.
“Blue Harlem – the group I’m currently raving about. It’s happy music that makes you want to dance – highly recommended!” – Michael Parkinson
“This experienced outfit bring an intelligence and sophistication to the art of combining jazz and rhythm and blues.” – Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club
“Solid Swing and great arrangements – they kept the dance floor packed and we will definitely want them back.” – London Swing Dance Society
“Arch stylists and the launch pad for Imelda May, Blue Harlem are a serious band of top flight players and also one hell of a good time.” – Blues Review Magazine