Press Kit

“Great sound and so entertaining! These are expert, experienced musicians.”
—  audience member





Jive Jump & Wail is a high energy band bringing you swing, retro-swing, jump blues, funky New Orleans Mardi Gras music, classic R&B, jazz, Dixieland, and big band. Band members have played with Grover Washington, Jr., The Temptations, Cab Calloway, The 4 Tops, Gene Krupa, Tony Bennett, Bobby Rydell, Sister Sledge, and many more. Jive Jump & Wail features the searing vocals of Demetria Joyce Bailey and the red hot Molten Brass horns.


“They were excellent. The audience had a great time. The band members are so personable and their enthusiastic attitude had many dancing and singing along.”

audience member

“Jive Jump and Wail more than exceeded my expectations! They can entertain a variety of age ranges. The enthusiasm and energy these guys had was unheard of. We had them play for my parents 50th wedding anniversary and it was more fun than my wedding! You guys blew me away!”

audience member

“Thanks to their swinging beat and energetic groove, folks couldn't resist clapping their hands and moving their feet. An absolutely fantastic time was had by all.”

audience member

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