Did you know that Eight to the Bar is on Pandora? Add us to your favorite station or create an Eight to the Bar station on Pandora. You'll hear lots of good music by other bands as well as ours-- and it's free! www.pandora.com
BIG NEWS! Here's a video from one of our concerts in the Republic of Georgia (city of Kutaisi, 8/22/11). We were invited to perform by the U.S. Embassy located there and it's been the experience of a lifetime!
We've just been named "Best Band 2014 in the Hartford Magazine Readers' Poll"! (as well as "Best Live Band 2013" by Hartford Magazine, "Best Live Band 2010" by Hartford Magazine, and "Best
Band 2008" by Connecticut Magazine (view video!)
and "Best Jazz Band" in the 2008 Hartford Advocate Readers
Poll! (as well as being named "Best Old School R&B/Swing
Band" in the
2007 Hartford Advocate Readers Poll,"Best Vocal Group 2007", "Best Vocal
Group 2006", & "Best Dance Band 2005" by Connecticut Magazine!)
We're on TV! Check us out on Channel 8's "CT Style", which aired on
THIS WEEK'S PUBLIC SHOWS:
Masonic Home (public)
THIS JUST IN- TODAY'S SHOW (Sun 8/31) AT CRABBY JOE'S IS CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER! HOWEVER, WE WILL BE RESCHEDULING THE SHOW FOR HALLOWEEN! SO COME SEE US AT CRABBY JOE'S ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31! MORE DETAILS TBA!
Crabby Joe’s (mostly Motown)
141 Congamond Rd
outdoors on deck
Mon, 9/1 Labor Day blast at Captain’s Cove!
1 Bostwick Ave. 3:30-7 Bridgeport, CT 203-335-1433 www.captainscoveseaport.com Say goodbye to summer and dance on CT’s biggest deck! Eat, drink, watch the boats, bring the kids. No cover! Please note: THIS SHOW WILL BE RAIN OR SHINE SO EVEN IF IT RAINS THE SHOW WILL GO ON AND WILL BE HELD INDOORS! So come on down either way!
Dear Fans: Need some hip vintage
clothes for your next swing dance?
Check out my baby sister
(and former ETTB lead singer)
Todd Lyon's store, FASHIONISTA,
AT THEIR BEAUTIFUL LOCATION ON THE CORNER OF TRUMBULL ST. & WHITNEY
AVE. New Haven, CT
Want to know more about us? Our 39-year history can be summed up in this wonderful article by Rona Mann in Ink Magazine.
We think it’s the best piece of writing about us that’s ever been done. Check it out..
Our new CD, "The Romper Room" (our 11th) is HERE and is
getting great critical reviews and being played nationwide! Be
the first one on your block to get it!
Looking for something to do? Check out our favorite new website, www.ctoutandabout.com,"The Ultimate Guide to Everything Happening in Connecticut". Arts, Entertainment, Fairs, Dining, Music. You name it, Ed's (Ed Bartlett) got it and he adds more every day!
Don't miss these special upcoming public shows!
Keep scrolling down! More
details in "Show Dates".
For a complete listing of our shows, both public and
private see "Show Dates".
Swing Dance at W. Htfd Town Hall
50 So. Main St.
W. Hartford, CT
Come join us at CT’s biggest & longest-running swing dance. Beautiful building, lot parking, huge wooden dance floor, always packed! www.havetodance.com/hartfordswing
Cheshire Fall Fest
(Rte 10 acr from HS)
Cheshire’s biggest event of the year! Rides, arts, crafts, food, live entertainment, car show, the works! www.cheshirefestival.com
“Mystic Eats- Riverside Food Festival”
2-4:30 in the Beer Barn
Off Cottrell St in Downtown Mystic, CT
“A true taste of what Mystic restaurants have to offer!” Admission is free!
Wallingford Senior Center
238 Washington St.
Big dance floor- come on down and use it!
The Stafford Palace Theater
75 Main St.
Stafford Springs CT
Concert seating, balcony, and dance floor- beer & wine. Great atmosphere! Come hear some new songs that will be on our upcoming 12th CD!
15 N. Liberty St.
Great food & drink, large dance floor-don’t miss this rare area appearance!
LARC's 50th Anniv. Gala
Torrington Country Club
250 Torrington Rd.
Goshen CT www.litchfieldarc.org
Cocktail hour, dinner & dancing, program, live auction. Don’t miss this fabulous and fun event and help a good cause!
ETTB On-line Store!
For years, you've been asking us to put out T-shirts, hats, mugs, etc. Well
finally hooked up with CafePress.com and we now have our own internet store!
You can buy all kinds of products- and they make great holiday gifts for the
ETTB fans in your life!
Simply go to www.cafeshops.com/eighttotheba
and look at the array of items you can buy with our image on it!
Lyon Wants to Marry You!
Former ETTB lead singer Todd Lyon is now a Justice of the Peace, State of
specializing in personalized vows and unconventional ceremonies. Creative
can contact her at
Ways to Read Your Lover Yes, there really are 50 ways to spy
on your loved one's soul, including palmistry,
tea leaves, handwriting analysis, Chinese astrology, interactive quizzes,
and more. Todd Lyon, former ETTB female vocalist, guides you through the
of romance with her newest book, 50 WAYS TO READ YOUR LOVER (Fireside). Look
for it at your local book store, or buy it on