Miss Laine, is lively, fun, soulful and entertaining. She is a musical story teller and natural born who performs jazz/swing inspired originals, standards, lounge music, dinner music, ballroom dance music and the best of the crowd pleasers. Miss Laine &amp; the Odd Sox are perfect for any event or show that needs pep, style and swing. Her light hearted banter, warm demeanor and powerful, heartfelt voice have endeared Miss Laine to audiences all over Queensland for many years. An accomplished songwriter who loves composing in jazz/ swing idioms, her songs bounce along to the beats of up tempo swing, samba, bossa nova, burlesque blues, funky grooves and poignant ballads. Nostalgically, she draws on the favorites of Julie London, Sarah Vaughn, Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennet, Peggy Lee, Frank Sinarta and Johnny Hartman for her Standards, and the best love tunes from the 60's, 70's and 80's for her lounge repertoire.She has the great honour of working with some of Queensland best musicians - The Odd Sox including Dave Spicer, Andrew Shaw, Paul Hudson, Sacha Kloostra, Pete Walters and Trent Byson-Dean. In her career Laine has had the pleasure of performing in and working with many major Companies, Festivals, Venues and Shows including the QTC, QPAC, La Boite, Brisbane Powerhouse, the Judith Wright Centre, Brisbane Cabaret Festival, The Woodford Folk, The Queensland Music Festival, The Brisbane Festival, the Limelight Revue, Gaslight Gaieties, the Jazz and Blues Bar, The Brisbane Jazz Club, Studio 188 and Extreme Opera. Laine has worked with such artists as, James and John Morrison, Wesley Enoch, Jessica Mauboy, Sean Mee, Kate Miller-Heidke, Thelma Pulm, Azaria from The Art, Brian Lucas, Lewis Jones, Carita Farrer-Spencer, Stephen Helper, Kerry Armstrong, Penny Mullen, Emma Dean, Dave Spicer, Mark Gasser and Darren Percival. Miss Laine the Odd Sox promise an entertaining event that will get you humming along. You are sure to remember it long after the last note is heard.
BALLROOM DANCE MUSIC BAND
SMOOTH JAZZ BAND