June 27, 2013 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, Photos, Swing Dance Band, Swing Dance Brisbane, The Calibre Cats

Live CD and Gig Review

As a band that does a lot of private shows, parties and corporate events, we don’t often get many reviews written about us – so we were delighted when we spotted this one based on our Cooly Rocks On shows and recently released Live CD. “… Bridget Burnell fronts up the eight piece neo swing sensation. Also

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June 5, 2013 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, Swing Dance Band, Swing Dance Brisbane, The Calibre Cats

The Calibre Cats Play Cooly Rocks On – 3 shows!

Come for a drive to sunny Coolangatta this weekend, and check out the biggest 50s and 60s nostalgia festival in Australia! Over 2 kilometres of Rock ‘n roll, Rockabilly, Swing and over 1,000 hot rods, custom cars and classic cars lining the streets. Treat your eyes and ears to the live bands, classic cars, market

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January 25, 2013 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, Photos, Swing Dance Band, Swing Dance Brisbane, The Calibre Cats

The Calibre Cats Showreel is now out!

Cue the drum roll, doves, glitter cannons and explosions… our razzle dazzle new promo video is now out in the wild! We’d love to hear what you think!

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September 3, 2012 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, Swing Dance Band, Swing Dance Brisbane, The Calibre Cats

Brisbane Swing Band The Calibre Cats play the 2012 Redcliffe Festival

The 2012 Celebrate Redcliffe Festival hits the Redcliffe Peninsula on 15 and 16 of September 2012.  Come along and enjoy a weekend of free action-packed entertainment! We’re on Sunday 16th September from 3 to 4pm at the Bluewater Square Stage bringing our special brew of swinging tunes and zipping grooves to the Peninsula. It’s our

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May 14, 2012 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, Swing Dance Band, Swing Dance Brisbane, The Calibre Cats

The Calibre Cats play the Brisbane Lindy Exchange 2012

We’re super excited to have been invited to play at the opening night of the first ever Brisbane Lindy Exchange 2012 - ’3 days and nights of dance paradise’. When: Friday 18th May 2012 Time: 7:30 – midnight Venue: Holy Trinity Church Hall, 9 Church St Fortitude Valley Dress code: vintage beach party / nautical (Think beach

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April 30, 2012 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, The Calibre Cats

Looking for a swing band?

Looking for a Swing Band in Brisbane for your corporate event, wedding reception, work Christmas party, gangster-themed ball or just a general good ol’ time? The Calibre Cats are standing by, ready to take your call… well, not entirely, but you can email us your booking enquiry here!  

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July 26, 2011 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, The Calibre Cats

The Calibre Cats play The Gangsters’ Ball 2011 – A Swing Dancing, Cabaret and Vaudeville Extravaganza

For the fourth year in a row, The Gangsters’ Ball is coming back to Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne in September where modern day Mobsters, Molls and Flappers can step back in time to a bygone era when men wore three-piece suits, fedora hats and silk ties, women wore feathers, furs and pill box hats, big

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July 18, 2011 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, The Calibre Cats

Sunshine Coast Jazz Club – Gangsters Themed Night

The Calibre Cats are playing a themed Gangsters show for The Sunshine Coast Jazz Club on August 6th. Dress up in your best 1940′s attire, and get jumpin’ with The Cats for a night of gangster fun! Saturday, August 6 · 7:30pm - 10:30pm All ages/family event, children welcome Cost: Jazz Club Members $20 – Seniors/Under 3

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May 28, 2011 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, Photos, The Calibre Cats

Ipswich Jazz Festival – Thanks!

Wow! What a great show at the Jazz Festival – thanks to all that came down for a boogie! And who doesn’t love having a smoke machine on an outdoor stage! The Cats are playing two shows at Cooly Rocks On – so pop on down to see us! xo Dollface

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May 21, 2011 in Brisbane Jazz Band, Brisbane Swing Band, Music, The Calibre Cats

Cooly Rocks On – Two Shows

Amongst the classic cars, fine music, rock n roll & swing dancing, and all things awesome – The Cats are playing 2 shows! Friday 3rd June 2011 – Concert – 8pm (With other Bands) Saturday 11th June 2011 – Outdoor stage – 12pm Check out www.coolyrockson.com for all the details. Hope to see you there! xo

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