January 2, 2020

Well now, what a year 2019 has been with over 130 get togethers of the 5 band line ups we now run covering 7 different music genres and presentation styles.

We have played at numerous festivals, weddings, special events, small family functions and also supported some ma...

December 26, 2019

Well here we are at the end of our 5th year of entertainment via our overall site 'Just Great Events' providing great bands based in the Midlands, but covering London and the rest of the UK. 

This all started literally 5 years ago and I recall the very first day of rehe...

Wow, we sure have been on a rollercoaster ride of events recently.

A few weekends ago saw us present in our South Pacific Shore leave style uniforms - i.e. Hawaiian Shirts and Bobo hats like the US Navy playing a Glenn Miller concert near Coventry.

Then Last weekend we t...

Well Broseley, what can we say - Absolutely brilliant!! The Kalamazoo Dance Band rolled into Telford for The Broseley music festival 40’s dance. A lovely little social club with a crackin atmosphere and everyone clearly buzzing getting ready for a great nights entertai...

January 21, 2019

Well now, as many of you will know, we started with our first band line up Kal's Kats,  literally 4 years ago which was quickly followed by our Glenn Miller style 40's band The Kalamazoo Dance Band about 6 months after that, and then more recently over the last ye...

Blimey, what a monster weekend at Haworth 40's war event.  The band headed up north to the pretty little village of Haworth for the resurrected 40's weekend. Im led to believe that the event was in decline or almost finished and then in stepped Brian and Andrea Leathle...

Well, a welcome return to Brooklands museum once again, last year was a belter and the weather was very kind to us, however, alas this year, the weather wasn't having any of it and it literally threw it down from mid afternoon. such a shame really since there was a hug...

March 25, 2018

What a lovely afternoon !! The Kalamazoo Dance Band was back at Oakleigh Lodge for what must be the 5th return visit. What with it being a Saturday afternoon, i didn't really hold my breath for a good audience, but wow, was I in for a surprise when the large capacity r...

March 17, 2018

about 8 months ago i received a call from Diane to ask if Kal's Kats were available to play for her husbands 90th birthday party and we want it in Gatsby style with plenty of 20's music as well as a mix of swing and rock n roll. there will be 100 guests and they range...

January 14, 2018

And so the new year begins and off we all go marching ahead with new gigs to play as well as many repeat bookings for which we are extremely grateful. It's funny to think that we started Kal's Kats just three years ago exactly and likewise Kalamazoo Dance Band just two...

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