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  • Fri
    13
    Feb
    2015

    Sticky Wicket 'Little Big Band'

    8:00pm

    Guildhall, Bore Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire WS13 6LU

    After their wonderful performance at Fuse 2014 we just had to bring this wonderful band to The Guildhall so come and join us for a fabulous Cabaret-style evening in the company of Sticky Wicket and his Swingtet. This band will bring a mixture of instrumental and vocal swing to the festival from Benny Goodman to Carlo Emerald plus a touch of Latin flavour. The band are led by drummer Sticky Wickett with Maurice Merry piano, Tomas Pedersen bass ,Geoff Tooley guitar, Jonny O’Niel Saxes and Clarinet and the very impressive singer Linda Morris. Expect to hear wonderful swinging 40’s jazz with from these superb musicians not forgetting Sticky’s ‘Gene Krupa’ style amazing drum features.

     To book tickets Guildhall Website

  • Fri
    20
    Feb
    2015
    Sat
    28
    Feb
    2015

    Blues Tour with Beki Brindle

    Various Locations

    See Beki Brindle website for full details of tour
    Tickets or information contact: John 07454 967238

  • Fri
    13
    Mar
    2015

    Worcester Swing

    8pm

    War Memorial Club, Fernhill Heath WR3 8RJ

    Sticky with his 6-piece Hep Cat Band and guest vocalist, sprung dance floor. Full details worcesterswing.co.uk £10 on door

  • Sat
    28
    Mar
    2015

    Dance Blitz Weekender

    8pm til late

    John Kyrle School, Grammar School Close, Ross On Wye. HR9 7QD

    Weekend event with Sticky Wicket 9-piece Swing Orchestra. Sticky will be appearing at the  Saturday night party.

  • Sat
    18
    Apr
    2015

    VE Day 70 Veteran's Celebration

    6pm -10.30pm

    Tally Ho Conference & Banqueting Centre, Lord Knight's Suite
    Pershore Rd, Edgbaston  B5 7RN

    Sticky Wicket and his 9-piece Swing Orchestra.
    Photo D-Day Vetran Tony Martin  jpg7CollectingFundraiser in aid of Birmingham WWII Veterans (Market Garden Commemorative Association & Normandy Veterans Association)

     These remaining veterans from the 1944 campaigns at Arnhem and the D-Day Landings are proposing a trip to Holland to commemorate  VE 70 for which tonight will raise funds.

    Press Release

    Tickets £10 

    We are expecting this event to sell out- buy early to avoid disappointment

    Buy online now using PayPal or call Sticky 07967 098944

  • Fri
    08
    May
    2015

    Worcester Swing

    8pm

    War Memorial Club, Fernhill Heath WR3 8RJ

    Sticky with his 6-piece Hep Cat Band and guest vocalist, sprung dance floor. Full details worcesterswing.co.uk  £10 on door

  • Sat
    23
    May
    2015

    1940's Hangar Dance

    7.30pm

    Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre,
    East Kirkby, Spilsby, Lincs PE23 4DE 

    lincTheir annual 40's dance held under the wings of Avro Lancaster NX611 all to the fabulous music of the 1940's. This year they will be celebrating RAF East Kirkby during WW2 with Sticky Wicket and his 14-piece Swing Orchestra.

    Bring your own drink and food, tables & chairs provided.

    Tickets: £14 to book online

  • Fri
    12
    Jun
    2015

    Worcester Swing

    8pm

    War Memorial Club, Fernhill Heath WR3 8RJ

    Sticky with his 6-piece Hep Cat Band and guest vocalist, sprung dance floor. Full details worcesterswing.co.uk £10 on door

  • Sat
    27
    Jun
    2015

    Upton Jazz Festival

    8pm

    Upton Jazz Festival, Dance Marquee, Sports Ground.

    Day/Weekend  Tickets available more information or evening only ticket £15
    Full details on their website 

  • Sat
    04
    Jul
    2015

    Birmingham Jazz & Blues Festival

    5pm

    Pop-Up Dancehall, Regency Wharf, Broad Street B1 2DS

    Sticky with his Hep Cat Band.

    More information 0121 454 7020

  • Sat
    18
    Jul
    2015

    Marlborough Jazz Live International Festival

    TBA

    Sticky Wicket 9-piece Swing Orchestra

    Latest information on their website

  • Sat
    08
    Aug
    2015

    Victory Swing Ball, Saddleworth

    7.30pm - til late

    Civic Hall, Upper Mill, Saddleworth 

    Sticky Wicket and his 9-piece Swing Orchestra 
    The 16th year of this popular festival, Yanks are back in Saddleworth, with the Victory Swing Ball and Trina spinning the discs and playing music from the decades plus FREE dance lessons down stairs by the Backstep Boogie Club.
    Tickets £18.00 only available in advance including Hot Wartime Supper, tickets are now on sale ring Ian: 07815 300547

  • Sat
    05
    Sep
    2015

    The Victory Show - 10th Anniversary

    The Victory Show, Foxlands Farm, Croft Road, Cosby, Leicestershire, LE9 1SG

    Sticky Wicket and his 14-piece Swing Orchestra

    10th Anniversary of The Victory Show, which offers a formidable tribute to World War II. The Victory Show will run for 3 days from Friday 4th – Sunday 6th September 2015. Held over a 100 acre site, the Show provides Historical Societies and re-enactments through various forces from several era's and theatres during the period of 1939-45. From Airmen to Infantry, the Victory Show opens a window in time to the fabulous 1940's.

    Dinner Dance Tickets - £40 Per Person website to book

  • Fri
    11
    Sep
    2015

    Battle of Britain Blitz Ball

    8.30pm

    Parish Hall, CROWLE, Worcestershire WR7 4AZ

    Sticky with his 6-piece Hep Cat Band with guest vocalist Yolanda Penn. Vintage dress invited with prizes for best military & civilian costumes.

    *NO BAR* Bring your own rations, Tea & Coffee available

     £10 on door. Full details worcesterswing.co.uk

  • Sat
    12
    Sep
    2015

    Swing Dance

    8pm til late

    Lytham St Annes

    Sticky Wicket Swingtet

  • Fri
    23
    Oct
    2015

    Worcester Swing

    8.30pm

    The Parish Hall, CROWLE, Worcestershire WR7 4AZ

    Sticky with his 6-piece Hep Cat Band and guest vocalist. Full details worcesterswing.co.uk £10 on door

  • Sat
    31
    Oct
    2015

    Jitterbug Ball

    8.00 pm 'til late

    Halle St Peter's, 40 Blossom Street, Ancoats, Manchester M4 6BF

    Sticky Wicket Swing Orchestra

    Katz Korner and Sticky Wicket in conjunction with the Halle, present The Jiggerbug Ball in support of the Pink Ribbon Foundation. A superb evening of rhythm and swing, with the sensational "Sticky Wicket Swing Orchestra" and your Host and DJ "Kat in the Hat". Swing music from the 1930's, 40's and 50's in the fabulous ballroom at Halle St Peters. Ample parking and reasonably priced bar.
    Dress code: vintage, decadence, black tie.
    Come along to the coolest swing dance in town.
    Advance Tickets: £15
    For more details or to book contact: 07703 461833 email info@katz-korner.com

  • Sat
    21
    Nov
    2015

    An Evening of Music & Dance

    7pm

    The Carding Shed, Dobroyd Mills, Hepworth, Holmfirth HD9 1AF

    Sticky Wicket and his 9-piece Swing Orchestra

    Tickets in Advance: Phone 01484 680400

  • Sat
    05
    Dec
    2015

    Private Function

    Nottingham Show Ground

  • Fri
    11
    Dec
    2015

    Sticky Swings into Christmas

    8.30pm

    The Village Hall, CROWLE
     WR7 4AZ Worcestershire

    Sticky with his 6-piece Hep Cat Band and guest vocalist. Vintage or Christmas dress invited,  prizes for the best dressed.

    Licensed bar, tea & coffee available.   £10 on door. Full details worcesterswing.co.uk

  • Thu
    31
    Dec
    2015

    Swing Into 2016

    TBA

    Tally Ho Conference & Banqueting Centre,
    Pershore Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7RN

    Sticky Wicket Swing Orchestra with guest vocalists Yolanda Penn & Steve Green

    Spinning the discs is Swing DJ 'Kat in the Hat'

    Tickets £37.50 includes buffet.

    Full details and  to book


These are just some of the larger events from Sticky’s calendar.