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She then went on to join two women-only dance bands, 'doing' the holiday camps and theatres, and finally ended up with the Ivy Benson Band.
KING of the Ceilidh' Sir Jimmy Shand was Scotland's most famous dance band leader, a modest legend who thrilled audiences worldwide.
The Internet Wedding Coordinator will contain a full array of international wedding services for the bride and groom, from invitations to thank you notes, wedding site to honeymoon site, from flowers and balloons to photographers and dance bands (with real sound bites).
I remember The Regent Ballroom on Bradford Road where both the Brian Tann and Lewis Hill dance bands used to play on Saturday nights.
NUNEATON people stare and frown, Their Co Op Hall is coming down, The big lead ball is swinging round, Taking their memories to the ground, Cast your mind back to '62 - the Beatles played some love me do, The Hollies, Stones and big dance bands filled the hall with clapping hands, The girls all rocking and dancing for joy with a drainpipe trousered teddy boy
The proceeds help pay for dance bands, catered meals, decorations and other necessities for tenant functions.
Helen, also a band leader and writer who has created some of the most in-demand dance bands in England, has worked with the likes of Roy Ayers, David Murray, Asian Dub Foundation and Andy Hamilton.
Hogmanay's all-night gig, which includes dance bands Chemical Brothers and Roni Size Reprazent, will go ahead as planned.
The revolutionary 'Cappella' CD marks the first time in France that we've offered a CD-plus format title for the price of an audio-only CD, and we anticipate a high demand for this collector's edition CD showcasing one of the top dance bands in Europe.
When he returned home he began a career with dance bands, playing at venues including Huddersfield Town Hall, Cambridge Road Baths, St Pat's Club, the Co-op Centre and Kirkburton Drill Hall.
Mr Shaw spoke of how he was kept busy after leaving the Army, performing with dance bands because double bass players were in short supply.
During World War II, Anne Burt served as a nurse in the medical corps of the Navy and was a singing Wave with various dance bands.
The company, with offices in Glasgow, pressed discs for 15 up-and-coming dance bands.
Large dance bands made up of professional musicians were prominently featured on live remote broadcasts from hotel ballrooms, dance halls, and nightclubs.
Brian Noon, 87, was well known through Huddersfield when he played with dance bands for several decades.