Radium Swing Band is an acoustic band that plays Gypsy Jazz Manouche music in the style of Django Reinhardt and his Hot Club of Paris, Western Swing, New Orleans style and Popular Tunes from the Great American Songbook from the 1920s through the 1950s.  Radium Swing Band plays a good selection of head bobbing, toe tapping music that appeals to a wide range of people.

Instrumentation includes clarinet, violin, accordion, upright bass, guitars and vocals.

Bring your dancing shoes and your berets!

Radium Swing Band

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​Radium Swing Band


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Contact for Information and Bookings:

Contact:  Bill Giardini     

Phone:     773-550-6618                   

Email:      bgiar@aol.com                 


Contact:  Craig Locke

Phone:    847-825-0313

Email:    CraigL.urb@gmail.com

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​​​​Radium Swing Band    Upcoming Events: 


Sunday Matinee

Radium Swing Band

Sunday  February 18, 2024

The Outta Space Art and Music Bar

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

6840  32nd St.

Berwyn, IL  60402

 Website:   https://theouttaspace.com/    

  see also:  facebook, instagram and twitter

Double Clutch Live!

Radium Swing Band

Thursday  March 21, 2024

Double Clutch Brewing Company

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

2121 Ashland Avenue

Evanston, IL  60201

Website:  https://www.doubleclutchbrewing.com


Colvin House Concert

Radium Swing Band

Tuesday  April 9, 2024

Colvin House

6:30pm to 8:30pm

5940 N Sheriden Rd

Chicago, IL  60660

Website:   https://www.colvinhouseevents.com  then click on:  colvinconcerts  or

                  See:  facebook; pinterest; or Instagram

Jazz Happy Hour

Radium Swing Band

Friday  May 10, 2024

Montrose Saloon

6:00pm to 8:00pm

2933 W Montrose Ave

Chicago, IL  60618

Website: www.montrosesaloon.com