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Eight to the Bar celebrates YMCA's 75th Anniversary!

Oakdale Theater, Wallingford, CT

Come join us for a night of cocktails, dining, and dancing at this fun event! 1940s theme. For more information and to get tickets (tickets are $50pp or $30 for children), please go to the Wallingford YMCA website, or stop by either of the Wallingford YMCAs.

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Our latest CD, "Bring It & Swing It" is out!  This is our 12th CD! You can collect 'em all, starting with our 1979 debut, recorded live at Toad's Place in New Haven. All CDs are available right here on this website (on the "Store" page) or through CD Baby, I-tunes or Amazon.

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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! 






2/25- Private evening New York, NY


Sun 3/1 Swing Dance at Leominster Elks 134 No. Main St. Leominster, MA Beginner-friendly swing dance lesson at 6:45 (free w/price of admission), ETTB at 7:30-10:30. Cash Bar. Large shiny wooden dance floor, plenty of free lot parking, no partner needed, wonderful host/teacher/DJ Alan Cormier. We love playing here!

Fri 3/6 First Friday Swing Dance West Hartford Town Hall  50 So. Main St. 8:30-11:30  West Hartford, CT  7:30-8:30: Beginner-friendly free (w/price of admission) swing dance lesson followed by band from 8:30-11:30. Huge wooden dance floor, plenty of free lot parking, no partner necessary.

Sat 3/7 Private 7-11 Norwalk, CT

Fri, 3/20 Black-eyed Sally's (replacement date for snowed-out 1/18 show) Asylum 8:30-? Hartford, CT We'll be playing a night of swing, blues, and some Motown! Don't miss t his rare Hartford area appearance! 860-278-7427

Sat 3/21 Shoreline Swing Dance    East Lyme Community Ctr  8-11 E. Lyme, CT

Tues 3/24 YMCA 75th Anniversary Bash at Oakdale Theater!  95 S. Turnpike Rd. Wallingford, CT  5:30-10pm Cocktails, dinner, and dancing at this fun, forties-themed event! Tickets are $50pp ($30 for children) and can be purchased at or by dropping by either YMCA in Wallingford, CT 

Fri 3/27 Vinnie’s Jump & Jive  424 Main St.   8:30-11:30 Middletown, CT www.vinniesjumpandjive.

Sat 3/28 Sal’s Swingin’ Reunion at German Club 78 Carter Ave. 8-11 Pawtucket, RI


Thur 4/2 United Way Event Pratt & Whitney Hangar/Museum 20 Airport Ave. 4-9 pm E. Hartford, CT

Fri 4/3 First Friday Swing Dance Albany Elks Lodge 25 South Allen St. 8-11 Albany, NY

Sat 4/22 Swing City 860 Huron Ave.   Cambridge, MA

Sat 4/25 Ballroom Event  Newton, MA more details to be announced

Sun 4/26 Fundraiser for the late, great Cheryl Scott at Parrott Delaney Tavern  New Hartford, CT (w/other bands!) More details to be announced.