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Band - Pressure Point

Pressure Point Band

A premiere Portland, Oregon based variety dance band for weddings, company parties, and other special events. More about Pressure Point.

Band - A New Groove

The amazing vocals of Lindsey Reightley and Joshua Cliburn, backed by an all star cast of musicians.  More on the variety dance band A New Groove.

DJ - Media Jockeys

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The highest quality mobile disc jockey service in the northwest. More on the Media Jockeys DJ service.

Jazz - Michael Winkle

Recording artist Michael Winkle is a fabulous singer of great songs. More about jazz vocalist Michael Winkle.

Dance - Dance That

Individuals and couples dance instruction. Specializing in first dances for weddings, Latin, Ballroom and more.  Read more about Dance That.

5 Guys Named Moe

5 Guys Named MoeWith the ability to tailor our show for your event, we offer a number of "theme shows" that are sure to please. First you have the option of a full variety show, which is a little bit of everything from the 40's to the 80's. Other options include a full set of easy listening jazz standards and swing music for a dinner set. If it's 50's Doo Wop and 60's rock 'n roll or Motown you want, 5 Guys Named Moe can do it. And, for a full-blown "Dance-'Til-You-Drop" party, we can do an entire show of 70's & 80's Hits and Disco. Whatever you need for your event, we've got you covered!

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Media Jockeys - DJ Service

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Media Jockeys DJ service is the Northwest's premiere DJ service. Provide experienced, professional disc jockey services to hundreds of events annually. We perform at wedding ceremonies, wedding receptions, reunions, bar-mitzvahs and bat-mitzvahs, school functions, corporate events and any other event where quality dance or background music is required.

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24-7


24-7 band thumbPlaying every note with love and care, 24-7 has a proven track record of providing non-stop dance music ranging from great oldies from the 60's to the latest Top-40 hits. 24-7 prides themselves on the "show" which is highly interactive, fun, with lots of audience participation. 24-7 really sings, and plays their instruments. Real music, no lip sync, no karaoke.
 

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Jack Mack and the Heart Attack

Jack Mack and the Heart Attack

Drawing from their esteemed past and moving into the future, Jack Mack and the Heart Attack have put together a new show designed to please audiences with their high level of musicianship, show-stopping energy and a fun factor that will raise the roof wherever they perform. With a history of world wide acclaim, and a new line-up comprised of the finest talent, these extraordinary and dynamic performers provide just the recipe to cook up a cardiac party every time they hit the stage!

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A New Groove

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A New Groove, as implied by it’s name is one the freshest, and most versatile dance bands in the Portland, Oregon area. Blessed with an almost obscene abundance of talent, A New Groove leaves no stone unturned in their quest for the Holy Grail of funk, disco, rock, R&B, and jazz.

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Gruvbox

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Gruvbox presents the best of the 70's, 80's, and 90's. Combining a potent and comprehensive mix of the best dance music of the past 30 years and top of the line musicianship, Gruvbox is enjoying massive popularity on the corporate, club, and private party market. 

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The Beatniks

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The Beatniks perform the music of the 60's & 70's with energy and passion that you won't find anywhere. Capturing the essence of the music with their charisma, chemistry, and natural talent is why people all over the world are fans of the band!

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Pressure Point Band

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The Pressure Point Band is Portland's most versatile dance band for corporate events and weddings. The Pressure Point Band features an impressive lineup of many of the area's top musicians and singers as well as a repertoire spanning over six decades.

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Soul Vaccination

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The hottest Soul and Funk band in the Northwest. Soulfully presenting the music of Tower of Power, Stevie Wonder, Chaka Kahn, Earth, Wind and Fire and many more of the greatest Soul and Funk artists! Festivals, corporate events, concerts, weddings, clubs and nearly any event where uncompromisingly great music is of importance. This is the Real Deal!

 

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Dave Anderson

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Dave Anderson is perhaps Portland's top comedian. Touring nationally, Dave Anderson is in huge demand for corporate events, clubs, and universities.

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Hit Explosion

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The Hit Explosion is still the standard by which all "70's" tribute bands are measured. Touring the country performing for corporate events, universities, and packed clubs everywhere.

 

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Fabulous Essentials


Fabulous Essentials band imageThe Fabulous Essentials are one of the Northwest's most versatile variety dance bands. From Motown, classic rock n' roll, disco, blues, funk, top 40 hits, and background jazz, The Fabulous Essentials have you covered! The Fabulous Essentials are perfect for weddings, corporate events, or any event where fabulous entertainment is essential.

 

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Michael Winkle

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Michael Winkle's voice has been favorably compared to Chet Baker but with a soulful quality that reflects his upbringing in the Bay Area of the 1960's. Michael has been performing in the Northwest since the mid 70's. The recent release of his CD, "This Dance" has earned him extensive airplay locally and nationally, and fostered enough interest to launch a short but successful tour of Japan in November 2005.

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Party Quake

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Party Quake is the perfect 5-8-piece dance / show-band combining the talents of some of Southern California's finest musicians and entertainers. Frenetic funk, dominating dance rhythms, combined with awesome Latin, blues and rock selections from the past to the present are just a few of the things you will witness with this act. The energy level has been described as stratospheric; the appearance youthful but mature; and the show is simply candy for the eyes!

 

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Joe Stoddard

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Joe Stoddard presents a fast paced and humorous musical comedy show that uses country and classic rock music as the foundation and homespun humor that has appeal for young and older audiences alike. Joe Stoddard has proven successful for fairs and corporate events throughout the country.

 

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Johnny Limbo and the Lugnuts

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One of Portland's most beloved and most enduring entertainment icons, Johnny Limbo and the Lugnuts have been performing the great music from the 50's, 60's, and 70's since 1978 for countless county and state fairs, corporate events, weddings, festivals, and concerts.

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Dance Hall Days

Dance Hall Days BandIncredible variety and authenticity is what Dance Hall Days delivers! Dance Hall Days has been wowing audiences all over the Northwest and the word is now out, Dance Hall is a powerhouse!

 

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The Nines

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The Nines are the Seattle area’s most requested party band specializing in fabulous weddings, amazing corporate events and high end club dates! From the sounds of the 70‘s to current hits, Studio 54 funk, synth pop, party rock, the Nines cover it all!  Versatility, high energy and fun are the hallmarks of the Nines’ show. Get the best, call the Nines for your next event! 

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Fret Drifters

cme imageHailing from Southern Oregon, The Fret Drifters are acoustic guitar wizards known for their joyous high energy shows and their virtuoso "anything goes" approach to playing. Featuring renowned finger-style guitarist Andy Casad and the dynamic Nick Garrett- Powell on lead guitar, vocals, and mandolin. The Fret Drifters dazzle and captivate crowds of all sizes with an innovative and uniquely jaw-dropping style you will find nowhere else and not soon forget.

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Aaron Meyer

cme imageConcert Rock Violinist Aaron Meyer performs cutting edge original music and arrangements with virtuosity and passion. Aaron brings his fresh and invigorating instrumental style to the stage and genuinely connects with audiences of all ages.

 

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Flexor T

cme imageFrom old school country to 70’s and 80’s country/rock to modern country, classic rock and beyond – Flexor T is sure to entertain your audience with an energetic, foot stompin’ Vegas style show!

 

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Polynesian Revue

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The Polynesian Revue presents a show that is breathtaking in its beauty and grace. The closest thing to the Islands on this side of the Pacific Ocean, the Polynesian Revue has been entertaining audiences across the country.

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Swingline Cubs

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Since 1983, The Swingline Cubs have been the standard by which all other variety dance bands in the Portland area have been measured. The fact that the ‘Cubs’ have been one of Portland’s busiest private party bands over the past twenty years is no accident, they are just that good! The Swingline Cubs are available for weddings, corporate events, birthday parties, festivals, concerts, and any event where quality music and exciting, professional entertainment is essential.

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Lloyd Jones

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Lloyd Jones is arguably the Northwest's premier blues act, touring the world, winning numerous awards and with several critically acclaimed recordings has helped put Portland on the blues map.

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Mobile Casino

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With friendly, professional dealers, regulation sized gaming tables, and professional accessories, your guests will enjoy an authentic Las Vegas experience at your next event location! Our tables include but are not limited to Roulette, Blackjack, Texas Hold-Em, and Craps.

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Nobody's Sweetheart

Nobody's Sweetheart Band ImageNobody's Sweetheart is one the Pacific Northwest's premier variety-rock cover bands! Based in Portland, Oregon, their high-energy performances of immediately recognizable and danecable hits from the 70's, 80's and beyond will get everyone up and dancing! Perfect for your next event!

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Wedding Services

First Dance Instruction:

For some, dancing is a big part of the wedding reception. However, most people are not blessed with innate dancing skills and therefore could benefit from professional dance instruction. Whether the goal is simply to feel comfortable and confident on the dance floor or to create a one-of-a-kind first dance to impress, we can help. Dance That has on staff, professional dance instructors skilled in Latin, Swing, Ballroom, and various other popular styles. The lessons are affordable and the instructors are patient and very people oriented.

Our dance lessons are a fantastic investment in the overall success of your wedding reception!

Promotional offers available in connection with the booking of any DJ service!

http://www.dancethat.com

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