Swing Dance (or Listen) w/ Rico Barr '& The Jump n Jive Review with Tyra Penn
Nominated as Swing Band of The Year by the National Swing Awards, Rico Barr and the Jump 'n' Jive Review are in demand throughout New England. They have scored 2 Swing Top 40 hits "The Guido Shuffle" the title song of their debut CD and "Robin Hood" a remake of the Louis Prima Classic. Rico was nominated as best vocalist and drummer and several other band members received nominations. www.ricobarr.com
The band has 3 CDs to their credit:
"The Guido Shuffle"- "It jumps, swings, rock & rolls with some of the best cover versions you'd want to hear. Masterfully performed in a rousing good time party atmosphere. Rico & the Jump 'n' Jive Review are righteousness in today's music. They have a fun time and you will too!" - Bo Lewis Band Dance Party
"This Is It" - "The band swings and Rico's singing style reminds me of a combination of Louis Prima and Buddy Greco" - Ron Della Chiesa, WPLM, Easy 99.1
And their latest - "The Soul Jazz Sessions.
The Band will be performing selections from their latest CD at the concert.
Joining the Jump n Jive Review will be Tyra Penn a sultry and swinging vocalist who has her own radio show on 91.3FM "That's Jazz".
Tyra can also been seen with her own group "The Army of Snakes". This combination should make for an exciting and enjoyable afternoon of music.
Ticket Prices: $15 (Stu/Sen $14, Mem $12 Child U 12 $8)