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The Firehouse is on tonight... (expired event)
Author: Meeshi :: Posted: Thu Jun 29, 2006 4:39 am GMT
...who's coming?
NEXT HEP SPOT :: JULY 8 with Joel & Alison
Author: 2plyswing :: Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2006 3:08 pm GMT

WHEN: Saturday - JULY 8th
We will both be in town for this one...

WHERE: Veterans Museum & Memorial Center
BALBOA PARK - 2115 Park Blvd / SD, CA 92101
(plenty of FREE parking available)

7-8:15pm - Special Topic Workshop = SLOW BALBOA...
8:15-9pm - FREE jitterbug lesson with dance admission

$10 (special 7-8:15pm workshop
$15 (FREE lesson with cost of dance)
SWING COMMUNITY RAFFLE - win FREEpasses to SD venues...
SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE footage playing on the big screen...

Hope to see you there!
Smokestaxx to Play a REALLY BIG SHOW at Tio's SAT. 7/8!
Author: JonFromSmokeStaxx :: Posted: Sun Jun 25, 2006 12:26 pm GMT
Hi all--

Be a part of the fun on Saturday, July 8 as Smokestaxx plays the night at Tio Leo's Lounge. We'll fill the place with all the R+B Blues and Funk you can handle and YOU fill the dance floor. That's the deal!

AND... we'll be recording the evening's festivities LIVE for an upcoming disk!

It WILL NOT be the same without you!

So, take chance and a BREAK from the weekly Saturday dance routine and come out and have a ball with us for the night! We'd love to see your smiling faces and your graceful steps!

Will YOU be there???

Thanks for your support!

Jon H.
CASH KINGS at Tio Leo's - (expired event)
Author: hihat :: Posted: Thu Jun 22, 2006 9:15 am GMT
The CASH KINGS make their nightclub debut at Tio Leo's on Napa-- Saturday, June 24 at 9:00 p.m.

As you might gather from the name, this is a Johnny Cash tribute band, and Cash's trademark "boom-chicka-boom" rhythm is prominently featured.

The band performed last night on the O'Brien Stage at the San Diego County Fair. A Fair official told leader Johnny D'Artenay that the Cash Kings drew the largest crowd the O'Brien Stage has ever had!

Come by Tio Leo's on June 24 and "GET RHYTHM!"

The Cash Kings are:

JOHNNY G. D'ARTENAY - guitar, vocals, leader (Hot Rod Lincoln, Big Rig Deluxe, Jump Jones, Blue Largo)

JON HARFORD - guitar, harmony vocals (Smokestaxx, Jump Jones, Big Rig Deluxe)

JOEY JAZDZEWSKI - bass (James Harman, the Paladins, Billy Watson)

HAL "JUNIOR" SMITH - drums (Hal's Angels, Carl Sonny Leyland Trio, Voo Rendezvous, Big Rig Deluxe).
DJ Smorgasbord at the Firehouse! (expired event)
Author: Meeshi :: Posted: Thu Jun 22, 2006 2:49 am GMT

Get ready to feast on an eclectic musical buffet at the La Jolla YMCA Firehouse as we bring you not 1 but 2 special guest DJs this evening: Carl Flores and Giselle Anguizola. Also, at 10:30p, Giselle will perform the "Hot Pockets" Routine that she choreographed and will be teaching during her upcoming Solo Jazz Workshop on Sun. July 2nd at Pattie Wells.

Also, on a celebratory note, my good friend and long-time swing dancer, Isgard Hueck, just got married last Sunday. I convinced her and her brand new spouse to come out tonight for a post-wedding "Money Dance Jam" in which we all take turns dancing with the bride and groom and wish them prosperity in the future by sticking paper money into their clothes. I'll have extra small bills if you need the change, but I'm sure they wouldn't mind receiving a $20 bill or two. The Money Dance will take place around 10p.

Author: SHDLADY :: Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2006 11:49 am GMT
Big show Saturday night in San Diego!!!
Body: A show worth driving down from LA for (or from anywhere for that matter).

Big Sandy & his Fly-Rite Boys - featuring the debut of secret weapon Danny Magana & new songs from soon-to-be-released CD/LP "Turntable Matinee"

The Hacienda Brothers - CD release party
featuring Dave Gonzales (Paladins), soul brother Chris Gaffney, steel guitar wizard Dave Berzansky, Hank Maninger, and Dale Daniel

...and in the Atari Lounge, The Golden Hill Ramblers. If you dug the Smith Ranch Boys (you did) you will looove these guys!

The Casbah
2501 Kettner Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92101
Green Flash Series at SIO
Author: yogidanzer :: Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2006 8:49 am GMT
great summer concerts at the Scripps Aquarium
Hot Rod Lincoln at Riley's
Author: swiveltam :: Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2006 7:21 am GMT

Hot Rod Lincoln
Riley's Sport's Bar
2901 Nimitz Blvd,
San Diego, 92106
(619) 255-8635

8pm $5 dollar cover. FREE for Military. Killer drink Specials, big dance floor, air-conditioned. FREE Popcorn!!!!

See you there!
Blue Largo @ "All Things Swing" this Saturday!
Author: 2togroove :: Posted: Tue Jun 20, 2006 2:01 pm GMT

ALL THINGS SWING: Saturday, June 24th
Featuring "Blue Largo!"
w/ SpecialDips & Tricks Workshop before dance
Held @ Dance North County!
Open Dancing - 8:30-12:00

Event Description
A full night of swing dancing fun!
Workshops, beginner swing class, performances, awesome dancing, air-conditioning, sprung-floor, food & more!

Workshop & Beginner Swing Class!
Dips & Tricks workshop: 7:15 - 8:30
"Learn cool, flashy tricks with Jim & Margie. Step it up a notch and have more fun! "
cost:$22/$20 students (includes the dance)

Beginner Swing Class: 8:30 - 9:00
cost:$15/13 for the whole night (includes the dance)

About the BAND = Blue Largo
These guys have a crystal clear sound and swing so
hard it'll knock your socks off. They were wonderfully
received last time they played for us. Come get your
dance on to great...
Tio Leos happenings this weekend.
Author: Lil Lizzie :: Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2006 7:15 pm GMT
Blues Casters are playing Thursday night, Blue Largo is playing Friday night, Cash Kings (A Johnny Cash tribute band) is playing Saturday night.

All bands start at 9. Cover is $5 for Thursday and Friday night, and $7 for Saturday night.

Does anyone know anything about the Cash Kings? I'm definitely going to Blue Largo Friday night, but wondering if it's worth it to go Sat night too.

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