April 1, 2018

wow, what a fab night at Braunstone Working men's club in Leicester. A crowded dance floor once again and superb playing from the band. The Hollywood Canteen USO show set up by Matt Page and Woody at War on the discs seems to be a great recipe for a night of great musi...

February 23, 2018

I received a call on Friday from Alex at BBC Radio Derby to see if I wanted to return to the studio to discuss Kal's Kats involvement in the Phantom Thread film given that we have now seen it since its official launch a week ago. Of course, I was delighted to accept an...

February 6, 2018

We shot across to our resident rehearsal location at Kirk Hallam Social Club to set up in full dress rehearsal style to record a few tunes and interview with Quentin.

It's a bit of a surreal experience really given the Video footage guy Ian was setting up lamps with his...

December 30, 2017

28th December is our anniversary date

3 years to the day that Kal’s Kats started and just over two years ago for Kalamazoo and blimey what a rollercoaster journey it has been. I have played in and led a few bands over the last 25 years, but not until I started my own jo...

December 4, 2017

a superb night of fun and frolics at Catterick Garrison with Kal's Kats (Vintage swing band UK) playing for the REME unit at their Great Gatsby officers mess ball. The decor in the room was superb and what a delight for us to play in such a lovely atmosphere. 

The eveni...

November 24, 2017

Kal's Kats were invited to play for the forthcoming Black Friday event at MacArthur Glen retail Outlet. It was blowing a hooley and down to 5 degrees which makes the brass instruments freezing cold and well out of tune to start with and then of course they start to war...

October 31, 2017

it makes such a difference when folks take a moment to write a little bit of feedback following our performances. We are delighted that we can bring a little enjoyment and please to you lovely people - Thankyou

This band is fabulous x they will take you right back x wit...

October 30, 2017

Well, what a fantastic night of glitz and glamour at the City Rooms in Leicester as Kal's Kats played for a wonderful Great Gatsby styled dinner dance. The evening started with a lovely 3 course dinner and drinks and then we started playing from our 20's programme. The...

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...

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