Monthly residency at “PRIMO BAR”. FREE ENTRANCE on fridays

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Ladies and Gentleman, Benoit Viellefon will be playing once a month FOR FREE at the Primo bar on fridays. You can expect Hot Gypsy Swing and French music from the 1920-40’s era from the HOT CLUB. Some people dance, some … Continue reading

Bi-monthly residency at the “MAYFAIR ARTS CLUB”

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Ladies and Gentleman, Benoit Viellefon will return to the infamous Mayfair Arts Club twice or three times a month throughout the winter and the beginning of 2014 on fridays and saturdays. Please check the public gig listing page, or join … Continue reading

Vintage Life Magazine. Interview with Benoit Viellefon & his Orchestra

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Ladies and Gentleman. The excellent Vintage Life Magazine (www.vintagelifemagazine.com) had the marvellous idea of interviewing Benoit Viellefon in their September 2013 issue. Known as “The voice of Vintage”, there is no better place to be read about. A four pages interview … Continue reading

Private event Showreel 2013 – Benoit Viellefon & His Orchestra

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Bonjour, We’ve been busy all summer playing  a host of private events in the UK & Europe. Some of them were very big productions, and very good (the food was good too…) so we thought we should film one day. … Continue reading

The Triumph of Casablanca!

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We barely had the time to write an article about the orchestra’s next adventure, Casablanca, ( which started last Thursday 14th of February), and it is already sold out! We are very excited to play our part in this incredible … Continue reading

Review: R2 Rock’n’reel November-December 2012

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BENOIT VIELLEFON HOT CLUB  Live at the Quecumbar( buy/listen the album ) If good humoured crowd-pleasing, toe-tapping, happy-sounding entertainment brings you out in hives, better not give Benoit Viellefon’s Hot Club a miss for that’s what’s on offer on Live … Continue reading

Review: Songline Magazine Nov/Dec 2012

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http://www.songlines.co.uk/ Live at Quecumbar.( Listen and buy the CD ) Djangophile Daper dans get Battersea swinging. Benoit Viellefon is a 30-something French guitarist who resided in the UK. Viellefon is a dapper dresser – his look is that of an … Continue reading

‘Bugsy Malone’ takeover, ‘La Haine’ for Wilderness Festival

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Original Article: www.digitalspy.co.uk Wilderness Festival has announced a partnership with Future Cinema for the first ‘cinematic takeover’ of the music festival. The Secret Cinema creators will host three major events at the festival, including the grand finale of its Bugsy Malone show, The … Continue reading

Review: Blues Matters Record of the month!

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Read full article at: http://www.liveblues.info/home/reviews/august-2012/ RECORD OF THE MONTH AUGUST 2012 BENOIT VIELLEFON HOT CLUB Live at the Quecumbar JohnJohn Records JJR-CD-005 Genre – Vintage Swing and Jazz Star rating 9/10 Benoit Viellefon and his Orchestra are one of the most … Continue reading

Erotic Review: Live at the Quecumbar

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Read full article at http://www.eroticreviewmagazine.com/content/live-quecumbar Live at the Quecumbar By C.J. Lazaretti · 20th July, 2012 With his orchestra, French guitarist Benoit Viellefon enjoys a solid reputation in the British vintage jazz circuit for frantic music for swing dance balls. Live … Continue reading

Erotic Review: Benoit at the Royal Albert Hall!

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Read full article at: http://www.eroticreviewmagazine.com/content/vintage-dance-society Vintage Dance Society By C.J. Lazaretti · 16th July, 2012 Nostalgia is never far away when you walk the grandiose interiors of the Royal Albert Hall. Capitalising on the history-soaked legacy that brought Frank Sinatra, Ella … Continue reading

Review: Benoit Hot Club in Bebop Spoken Here!

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Read full article at: http://lance-bebopspokenhere.blogspot.co.uk/2012/07/cd-review-benoit-viellefon-hot-club.html Benoit Viellefon (vcl/gtr), Pedro Velasco (gtrs); Geoffrey Threadgold (dbl bs); Dave Shulman (sax/clt); Peter Horsfall (tpt); Peter Watson (acc). (Review by Lance). The Quecumbar is London’s and possibly Europe’s most renowned Gypsy Jazz venue so it was a natural place for … Continue reading

Review: Big in Germany!

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Read full article at: http://wasser-prawda.de/platten155-2/swing164/6963-benoit-viellefont-hot-club-live-at-the-quecumbar-johnjohn.html?hitcount=0 Ob mit seinem Orchestra oder dem akustischen Hot Club – der in London lebende Gitarrist und Sänger Benoit Viellefon gehört zu den besten Musikern im Bereich der Swingmusik in Europa. Sein zweites Album “Live at the … Continue reading

Review: Benoit Viellefon in London Macadam!

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Read full article at: http://www.londonmacadam.com/sorties/concert-vintage-benoit-viellefon-his-orchestra-de-l-elegance-du-romantisme-et-du-swing-au-royal-albert-hall-le-12-juillet-5450.html The Vintage Dance Society est l’évènement que tous les nostalgiques attendaient. Faites donc un petit détour dans les années 1920 avec Benoit Viellefon & his Orchestra sur la scène du Royal Albert Hall le 12 juillet … Continue reading