Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s “Wild & Swingin’ Holiday Party!”

Carrie and The Cats

Wednesday, Dec 19 2018


Party | SKA | Swing


2017 marks the 24th anniversary of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s remarkable arrival onto the music scene. Since it’s formation in the early nineties in Ventura, California, the band has toured virtually nonstop, performing on average over 150 shows a year, and has produced a sizable catalog of recorded music, with sales of over 2 million albums to date. Early on, during their legendary residency at the Derby nightclub in Los Angeles, they reminded the world, in the midst of the grunge era no less, that it was still cool to swing. The band, co- founded by singer Scotty Morris and drummer Kurt Sodergren, was at the forefront of the swing revival of that time, blending a vibrant fusion of the classic American sounds of jazz, swing, and dixieland, with the energy and spirit of contemporary culture. Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s all original core line-up includes Scotty Morris (lead vocals and....


Carrie and The Cats

Carrie and The Cats are a soul/rock band from Long Island, New York. Led by the incredible talent of vocalist Carrie Lynn Wicks, the group came together in early 2016 and currently features Will “Wee Wee” Bart (Guitar), Mike O’Donnell (Guitar), Billy “Bad Bones” Hanley (Saxophone), Chris “CP” Parrett (Bass), and Danny Roman (Drums). The band channels the soul and passion of classic acts like the Allman Brothers, Grateful Dead, and Aretha Franklin, while adding a new-school flair reminiscent of Amy Winehouse and John Mayer Trio. The band has had the honor of playing at The Paramount (opening for Matisyahu), Great South Bay Music Festival, Alive After Five, Montauk Music Festival, SXSW, My Father’s Place at The Roslyn Hotel, The Rob Bartlett Radio Comedy Hour at Madison Square Garden, and won the 2018 Long Island Blues Challenge.