The Speakeasy Swingers' Swingin' Affair!
2333 E. Sahara @ Eastern (NE corner next to Sonic)
Come for early or late dining in the Tuscany Room & dancing in the Ballroom!
at the House of Blues in Mandalay Bay
Hotel & Casino
9 pm-midnight, no cover
There's a different swing band every week! Come check them all out!
1401 E. Flamingo (just east of Maryland Parkway)
2 pm cabaret show - no cover
There'll be a tribute to tap and swing dancers that shouldn't be missed!
Bill hails from Texas and has played with the ghost bands of Lawrence Welk, Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey, as well as playing with such stars as Jack Jones, Sam Butera, Louie Bellson, The Buckinghams, Deep Purple, Jan and Dean, Sam and Dave, the Righteous Brothers, Dell Shannon, Peter Noone, Bob Hope, Bill Cosby, Joan Rivers, Red Buttons, Rich Little, Jay Leno, Frank Gorshin. Bob Newhart, Wayne Newton, Frankie Avalon, Charo, Rita Moreno, Bobby Vinton, Dick Contino, and many, many more.
Ty, originally from Pittsburgh PA, was with the Sorta & Kinda Dixie Jazz Band for 17 years at the Gold Coast Casino in Las Vegas. Also experienced as a writer and arranger, Ty has played night spots and hotels in Las Vegas since 1981.
For 10 years, he was a member the famous Guy Lombardo Orchestra. He's also worked with a number of other legendary orchestra leaders, including Art Mooney, Lawrence Welk, Sammy Kaye, Freddie Martin and Wayne King. During his spare time, Ty found time to write and record on his own label, Tymena, and released a CD called Legacy.