The Swingline Cubs, Featuring their "Jump and Swing Show Band" performs great dance music from the 30's 40's and 50's arranged for this Red Hot band comprised of some of the top West Coast jazz musicians. BUT THAT'S NOT ALL! This band can play a full variety of music as well. Take a look below to see some ideas of what they can do. Swing and Jump music include always popular Sinatra hits as well as Louis Prima, Louie Jordan, Keely Smith, Peggy Lee and Even Tito Puente Mambo Music. The group is also at home playing "New Swing" but such Groups and stars as Brian Setzer, Royal Crown Review and The Daddies as well some original material from the cubs that will keep you out on the floor.
This is a well established, well rehearsed act bringing their polished act to the stage with a variety of arrangements with sizzling horns & tight vocals that never fail to amaze. Based in Portland, Oregon the group has become a "staple" of swing clubs and dancers throughout the Western US and Canada.. Their Festive spirit is a trade mark and it will never fail to infect the audience whether they are playing a party show or reception.
Their Latest Album "In Full Swing" has been receiving airplay on everything from jazz to pop stations and a listen to just a few cuts will tell you why the cubs are Junior to no other band in this genre! "With This band. Somehow it always seems like New Years Eve!" Portland After Dark
Some Of The Swing Repertoire Includes: Ain't Misbehavin', Avalon, Boogie Woogie Bugle
Boy, Exactly Like You, Harlem Nocturne, Jump Jive & Wail, Zoot Suit Riot, New York, New York, What A Wonderful World, Over The Rainbow, Moondance, Splish Splash, Mac The Knife, Unforgettable, A Kiss To Build A Dream On, L-O-V-E, Choo Choo Cha Boogie, This Joint Is Jumpin', The Way You Look Tonight, Makin' Whoopie, Flip Flop Fly, Old Black Magic, Paper Moon, Honeysuckle Rose, Pennies From Heaven, I Can't Give You Anything But Love, Fly Me To The Moon. . You and your guests can swing the night away!!!
Variety Repertoire includes things like: Mustang Sally, Unchain My Heart, Fever, Tears Of A Clown, I Heard It Through The Grapevine, Chain Of Fools, Brickhouse, Shake Your Booty, Lets Stay Together, C'est La Vie, You've Got A Friend, That's The Way I Like It, Twist & Shout, Killing Me Softly, Dance to the Music, Brown Eyes Girl, Youngblood, Sunshine of My Life, Stand By Me, Tequila, Old Time Rock and Roll, Barefootin and More!