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The Shanghai Woolies

The Shanghai Woolies

Jazz Portland, OR  US
Grape Crushed - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
Grape Crushed - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
9th & Horner - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
9th & Horner - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
Come On Home, Baby - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
Come On Home, Baby - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
Cheese It (Here Come the Fuzz) - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
Cheese It (Here Come the Fuzz) - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
Tchango - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !
Tchango - An original from the Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. !

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Shanghai Woolies Camp Sherman 2014

Shows

  • 2014

    Nov 15

    Ridgefield, WA, US | 7:30pm

    Shanghai Woolies and The Gravy (Part II): Thanks to all of you that made it to the Shanghai Woolies/Gravy show at Jimmy Mak's on Oct 17th. We're doing it again and this time at the Old Liberty Theater in Ridgefield, Washington. All ages with plenty of room for families. Tickets are $15 adult, $10 age 13 and under . Show starts at 7:30pm. Tickets available at 360 887-7260 http://www.oldlibertytheater.com/

  • 2014

    Nov 8

    Portland, OR, US | 8:00pm

    Analog Jazz Dance Party with Shanghai Woolies and Pink Lady/John Bennett Jazz Band Come on down to the Analog Jazz Dance Party on November 8th. Portland swing bands, The Shanghai Woolies and Pink Lady/John Bennett Jazz Band will be filling Analog's downstairs club with the sounds of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Peggy Lee, Annette Hanshaw and many more. $10 for the show. See you there!

  • 2014

    Nov 7

    Salem, OR, US | 7:00pm

    Shanghai Woolies at the Salem Library-Loucks Auditorium. We're heading to Salem on November 7th for a special show at the Loucks Auditorium. Brooke Zimet-Vocals, Greg Garrett-Trumpet, Tyson Schmidling-Guitar, Michelle Medler-Sax/Clarinet/Vocals, Nick O'Donnell-Banjo/Vocals, Leah Hinchcliffe-Bass, Joe Haegel-Drums & Ben Medler-Trombone/Vocals. Not to miss!

  • 2014

    Oct 17

    Portland, OR, US | 7:00pm

    Shanghai Woolies are at Jimmy Maks on October 17th for the final stop of their CD tour with special guests Gravy. Set One starts at 8pm with Django influenced guitarist, Tyson Schmidling and our bluesy Miss Brooke Zimet singing Bessie Smith and more. Then Gravy hits the stage with their captivating style of New Orleans music! Not to miss! Set Two The Shanghai Woolies are back to the stage with their new CD, The Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. 1. Under 21 are allowed until 9:30pm (dinner seating only). Tickets are $12. Reservations are encouraged. Call Jimmy Maks at (503) 295-6542 to save a seat!

  • 2014

    Oct 4

    Portland, OR, US | 8:00pm

    A Shanghai Woolies Prohibition Musical & Dance

Photos

  • The Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. 1 (Purchase at cdbaby.com)

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Ben Medler

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About

Sounds Like: Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington - Verve Records, Miss Peggy Lee, Benny Goodman, Ella Fitzgerald

Bio: The Shanghai Woolies play “hot music,” 1920’s and 30’s jazz and pop of Chicago and New York City. The eight-piece ensemble, created by Pink Martini trumpeter Gavin Bondy, swims in the romance of Louis Armstrong, the mystery of Duke Ellington, the whimsy of Paul Whiteman, and the swing of Benny Go...See Full Bio

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Q: How can I purchase their latest CD

A: Hello there, You can order "The Adventures of the Shanghai Woolies Vol. 1" at http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/shanghaiwoolies

Asked by Mary Haegele. Answered on Wed May 28 2014

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