"Backyard Swing" is a swing jazz combo comprising Jasmine Mahon (vocals), Steve Colebrook (sax/clarinet), Ben Rogers (guitar), Nikki Scarlett (double bass), Denis Close (drums).  Their influences include Ella Fitzgerald, Billy Holiday, Benny Goodman, Charlie Christian, Fats Waller and more.

"Glidomatix" is a blues and R&B cousin of "Backyard Swing" playing a mix of rocking hits, obscurities and originals. Their influences include Wanda Jackson, Etta James, Big Mama Thornton, Connie Francis, Los Straitjackets, The Ventures and James Bond movies.


Glidomatix rocking out at Pure Pop Records in St Kilda

Glidomatix live at The Gem Bar (289 Wellington St, Collingwood).  Thanks to Cora Browne for the video.


Backyard Swing

Saturday Jan 24, 2020

9 - 11pm

Cnr Inkerman & St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3182


Saturday May 25, 2019

9 - 11pm

Town Hall Hotel, 33 Errol St, North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3051


Sunday July 29, 2018

5 - 7pm

The Goathouse Cafe Bar Restaurant, 3/6 Elsternwick Pl (near Elsternwick Railway Station), Elsternwick VIC 3185

Friday Mar 2, 2018

9 - 11pm

with DJ Lady Blades

The Gem Bar, 289 Wellington Street, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia 3066

Saturday Feb 10, 2018

9 - 11pm

with The Futuras Blues Band

Town Hall Hotel, 33 Errol St, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3051

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