Why hire Sharon Cline and The Bad Boyz of Jazz?
Elegant jazz, swing, and contemporary interpretation of classic standards. Sharon Cline has a smooth, silky, melifluous voice that brings new life to the old classics, with fun, imagination and style. Backed up by piano, bass, drums and guitar, the quartet provides a wonderful accompaniment for a cocktail party, reception, intimate dinner or as the main stage event at any gala or special occassion. (Horns may also be added to the group at an additional cost).
Sharon Marie is quickly becoming a favorite in LA's jazz club scene and performs with the finest jazz musicians and in the most exclusive rooms on the west coast and across the country. She’s performed on the same stage as such jazz greats as Nancy Wilson, Tony Bennett and Chris Botti.
Hailing from Jacksonville, Florida, Sharon Marie is an extraordinary vocalist who brings a unique & distinguished sense of jazz history to her song stylings. Her approach to standards, show tunes and classic jazz is charming and refreshing… she often employs rhythmic and tempo variations that breathe enjoyable new life into familiar standards. Her brilliant interpretations and her smooth mellifluous sound leave a lasting impression on her listeners that is truly unforgettable!
She is exciting, sexy, fun and mesmerizing. Her style is reminiscent of a time gone by, yet is distinctively contemporary. Sit back and listen to the romantic melodies of Sharon Marie Cline and The Bad Boyz of Jazz.
Sharon Marie Cline: Vocals, Bandleader
Rich Eames: Piano, Music Director
Luther Hughes: Bass
Peter Buck: Drums
2006: 80 gigs
2007: 150 gigs
2008: 150 gigs
2009: 100 gigs
2010: 80 gigs
2011: 240 gigs
2012: 220 gigs
2013: 150 gigs (so far)