The Roaring Forties

The Roaring Forties

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One of Irelands premier, Jump, Jive, Swing bands, Formed in 2003 for the Cork Jazz festival The Roaring Forties have continued to mesmerize and enrapture audience’s all over Europe and the States, bringing back the fun and musical adventure of the bands that toured circa the era their name reference

Biography

THE ROARING FORTIES,
One of Irelands premier, Jump, Jive, Swing bands, ‘The Roaring forties’ high energy delivery of jazz & old school rock n roll has established them as one of the most exciting and sought after groups in the country. Their jive and jazz sets spark with energy, and swagger with a little bit of punk on the side. Formed in 2003 for the Cork Jazz festival The Roaring Forties have continued to mesmerize and enrapture audience’s all over Europe and the States, bringing back the fun and musical adventure of the bands that toured circa the era their name references.

Discography

"SWING TIL YOU DIE ALBUM
OH MARIE SINGLE WITH JON KENNY
"YOU'LL NEVER TAKE US LIVE" ALBUM

Set List

Buona sera.

Dont mean a thing.

Just a gigolo.

Route 66.

Mac the knife.

Choo choo cha boogie.

Is you Is.

Nagasaki.

Straighten up and fly right

Summertime.

Autumn leaves.

5 guys named mo.

I got rythm.

Call the police.

Jonny b good.

Shake rattle and roll.

Jump jive n wail.

You rascal you.

Rock this town.

King of the swingers.

The Sheik of Arabi.

Pennies from heaven.

Lady b good.

Cheek to cheek.

Sweet Sue

Sweet Georgia Brown.

Oh Marie.

Angelina.

Paper moon.

Bannana splits.

Undecided.

St James's infirmary.

Georgia.

Lady is a tramp.

When Your Smiling.