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...

what a superb weekend  - this was our second return visit to GWR and kindly invited by Donna and Mark. We started off with an afternoon Tea Dance which always goes down very well and also helped even further with the presence of the fantastic Lola Lamour - She sure is...

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...

February 12, 2018

a truly fab evening at the gorgeous venue that is Bertie's ballroom in Halifax. Jackie booked The Kalamazoo Dance Band nearly a year ago with a view to having us play in our typical Glenn Miller uniform style together with all the lights and trimmings etc to make it on...

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...

October 31, 2017

Here is a selection of truly lovely comments that the good folks have been kind enough to post about us - we are so grateful for these comments as well as many others and so glad that we bring a smile to your faces for a few hours at least.

This band is fabulous x they...

October 23, 2017

A wonderful big band dance at the Tower ballroom in Middlesborough - we lugged all the gear up two flights of stairs and set up down one end of a really lovely hall  - we've played there before as Kal's Kats for a swing dance evening earlier in the year which was great...

October 17, 2017

Well, what a fantastic weekend had by both The Kalamazoo Dance Band and Kal's Kats.

We started off with Kal's Kats on the Friday night at our 4th year on a trot for a sell out swing dance at Kirby Misperton - happy dancers and great fun all round. 

Then on Saturday, the...

September 11, 2017

Wowzers, what a weekend - The Kalamazoo Dance Band was firing on all cylinders on with CarrieAnne McNally on the Friday night and Laura Brookes on the Saturday night - both nights just fantastic what with the re enactors not expecting a big band to be playing there at...

August 9, 2017

wow, what a weekend. I thought i'd best get a head start on the day and set off around lunchtime to get there well ahead of the saturday night swing dance. As I arrived at Saddleworth, the main High Street was rammed full off people milling around and what a buzz it wa...

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