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
Our Tour of the Republic of Georgia! In 2011 we had the honor of being invited by the US Embassy in the Republic of Georgia to play across that country and the Georgian people (while not speaking a word of English) loved us! Here's a video from one of our concerts there;(city of Kutaisi, 8/22/11). The trip was 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
THIS WEEK'S PUBLIC SHOWS:
35 Railroad Ave.
(swing, blues & Motown)
Come join us for a great night of dancing on their large wooden dance floor and excellent late night food & drink at "The Knick", where "roots music history was madeĒ.
386 Main St.
(located in BACK of Main Street Market)
This is a music-loving Irish Pub. Excellent food & drink in a warm, intimate, spacious atmosphere. Be sure to drive aroud to the BACK of the Main Street Market and park there for best access to the club. Wooden dance floor. Try the Shepherd's Pie! Please come out & support us!
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
EIGHT TO THE BAR TURNS 40 and we're going to have a HUGE celebration!!
Want to know more about us? Our 40-year history can be summed up in this wonderful article by Rona Mann in Ink Magazine.
We think itís the best piece of writing about us thatís ever been done. Check it out..
Our latest CD, "The Romper Room" (our 11th) is HERE and is
getting great critical reviews and being played nationwide!
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".
7400 MacArthur Blvd
Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo, MD
This is the largest ballroom we've ever played in and it's always packed with hundreds of dancers! Don't miss this rare DC area appearance in this beautiful, historic building! www.gottaswing.com
West Cambridge Youth Center
680 Huron Ave.
Dance lesson (free of charge with price of admission): 8-9
Big, shiny wooden dance floor in a beautiful, airy venue!
CRIS Radio's 5th Annual "Dining & Dancing in the Dark"
338 Asylum St.
Join local celebrities at CRIS Radio's "5th Annual Dining & Dancing in the Dark". Special dance performances, "Dancing with the Stars" competition featuring local celebrities, cocktails, dinner, open dancing. This is an amazing, festive gala that sells out quickly and benefits CRIS Radio, an organization that provides "audio access for the blind or print-challenged". This will be our 4th year performing at this exciting event and we can tell you it's a fantastic evening! Don't miss it!
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