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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 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 5/4!


THIS WEEK'S PUBLIC SHOWS:

Fri 1/23
Swing Dance put on by Hudson Valley Community Dances
Poughkeepsie Tennis Club
135 So. Hamilton St.
8:30-11:30
Poughkeepsie, NY
www.hudsonvalleydance.org

Sat 1/24
The Knickerbocker (swing & blues)
35 Railroad Ave.
8:15-11:15
Westerly, RI
401–315-5070
www.theknickerbockercafe.com
A beautiful live-music-loving club with a great history, large beautiful dance floor, and excellent late night food! Don’t miss it!

 


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
203-777-4434
www.fashionista-vintage-v ariety.com (see below)



Check out Fashionista on YouTube
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Our Story

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".

Sat 2/7
Black-eyed Sally’s
350 Asylum St.
9pm-approx 11:45
860-278-7427
Hartford, CT
www.blackeyedsallys.com
Have some of their award-winning barbecue and dance the night away on their large wooden dance floor to a night of Motown, Swing & Blues! This club has great ambience!

Sat 2/14


“Valentine’s Evening at the Mansion”
Wadsworth Mansion
421 Wadsworth St.
6:30-11:30
Middletown, CT
$65pp
860-347-1064
www.wadsworthmansion.com
Cocktails, dinner, dancing, raffle prizes, cash bar at this beautiful mansion. Celebrate with the one you love!


Fri 2/20
Yantic River Inn
270 W. Town St.
8-11
Norwich, CT
860-887-4300
$10 cover
www.theyanticriverinn.com Have dinner & dance to our music at this charming restaurant w/the nice wooden dance floor!

Sat 2/28
“Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day”
Fundraiser Dinner & Event 2015
Woodwinds
29 School Ground Rd.
6-10
Branford, CT
For more details & info contact: info@ctwhvvd.org Reserve your seats now at:
www.ctwhvvd.com/2015_fundraiser_Dinner
Cocktails, dinner, dancing!
Please help support this very important event.





ETTB On-line Store!
For years, you've been asking us to put out T-shirts, hats, mugs, etc. Well we've 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 r and look at the array of items you can buy with our image on it!

T odd Lyon Wants to Marry You!
Former ETTB lead singer Todd Lyon is now a Justice of the Peace, State of Connecticut, specializing in personalized vows and unconventional ceremonies. Creative couples can contact her at cowardlylyon@gmail.com.

Fifty 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 secret languages 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 Amazon.com.



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