Eight to the Bar

Dear Fans: We won "Runner Up for Best Overall Band or Artist in the CT Now Hartford 2019 Readers' Poll"! Thank you so much for voting for us again!

Dear Fans: Thanks for voting us "Best Overall Band" in the CT Now Hartford 2018 Readers' Poll! 

NOVEMBER

Fri 11/1 Casa Mia at the Hawthorne (mostly Motown) 2421 Berlin Tpke 8-12 Berlin, CT 860-357-2061 www.casamiathehawthorne.com Hey, Gang- This just in- we got this last-minute gig and since the show is only 2 weeks away we're scrambling to get the word out. Please tell your friends and come out and support us, would you? This spacious, beautiful club has great food, a fully stocked bar, a nice dance floor and plenty of free lot parking. Please share this with anyone you think might be interested. 

Sat 11/2  The Knickerbocker Music Center (swing, blues, & some Motown)  (formerly the Knickerbocker Café) 35 Railroad Ave. Westerly RI 8:15-11  Eat, drink, & dance on their beautiful wooden dance floor. This is a club that supports live music! $12pp 401-315-5070   www.knickmusic.com

Fri 11/8  Maple Tree (mostly Motown) 781 Hopmeadow St. 8:30-12  860-651-1297 Simsbury, CT www.mapletreecafe.com.  We’ve played here for years at this wonderful, fun restaurant/bar with the large dance floor and we can’t wait to come back! Please come out and support us!

Sat 11/9 Jacob’s Pillow (new gig!) “Pillow Party: Ballroom” 358 George Carter Rd. 8-11  Becket, MA 413-243-0745. Enjoy a night of ballroom dancing to our music at this very special, cool venue! Tix $15pp. Don't miss this rare area appearance! https://www.jacobspillow.org/events/pillow-party-ballroom/ 

Fri 11/15  WARM Center’s Pre-Holidays Bash” at the Windjammer  7-10 Misquamicut, RI 
Doors will open at 6:00p.m There will be a silent auction, raffles, food and lots of dancing!! This is sure to be the event of the season and a great way to WARM up to the holiday season! Tix are $25pp and you can buy them by clicking on this Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1127108080818114/ This will take you to the Event and then click on the link where it says “Tickets”.

Sat 11/16  Singles Dance-OPEN TO THE PUBLIC  Hiberian Club 151 Watertown St. 8-11  Watertown, MA. Large dance floor, ample free parking, cash bar. Admission $25 at door. Shrimp cocktail, pizza & deli sandwiches provided during band break. Spons. by Sitzundjibers (Singles Social Club) & Boston Premier Social Club (Meetup). Several Meet Up groups will attend.  Info:djpouliot@gmail.com

Sat 11/23 The Dancing Feeling (ballroom dance) 2429 Post Rd. 7:30-11 Warwick, RI 401-736-0110 www.dancingfeeling.com  HUGE, beautiful ballroom, loads of nice people, snacks, beverages, plenty of free lot parking. Don't miss this rare RI appearance! 

DECEMBER

Sun 12/1  Holiday Concert at First Church of Christ   3-5pm Unionville, CT
Tickets: $20pp. For info call Malcolm McDonald at 860-751-4256. To order tix, click on  bit.ly/concertsatFCCU. We’ll be playing our own music plus some secular holiday favorites! Don’t miss this special show!

Fri 12/6 Moseley’s “Super Singles & Couples" (classic Motown, some Blues, some Swing, & Ballroom) Dance at Moseley's on the Charles  50 Bridge St  Rte 109  Dedham, MA  8-9: DJ; 9-12: ETTB. Pizza Buffet at 8:30, cash bar, door prizes. $20 admission. Huge club, huge turnout! www.supersinglesdance.com 

Sat 12/7 Party for the Assembly (private) at the Quinnipiac Club New Haven, CT

Sun 12/8  Darien Cotillion (private)  at Stamford Yacht Club 6-10 Stamford, CT

Fri 12/13 Big Little Holiday Party at Madison Beach Hotel 6-10 Madison CT Public Event! Come join us for a wonderful, fun night of dinner and dancing at this gorgeous hotel on the water in Madison. This event is perfect for small holiday parties, too! Start the evening off with some cool jazz and swing from our band while you sample passed hors d'oeuvres from 6-7. Then later on we switch to danceable "mostly Motown" tunes while you enjoy some excellent food from the bistro dinner stations followed by holiday desserts! Get in the spirit with us and don't miss this rare area appearance! For more info/tickets, contact Cindy Pasquale, sales manager, at 203-361-9345 or email Cindy at cindy.pasquale@madisonbeachhotel.com

Tue 12/31  New Year’s Eve Bash at ANYA Dining 6:30-12  (2 seatings) Thompson, CT