Florida'a premiere Harmonica driven swingin Big Band....
Swingin Harpoon knows how to deliver a Show !
Mike ' Salty ' Lanigan, with his ' soul shakin vocals' and is also
one the most exciting Harp Blowers with roots deep in Big Band
& Big City Blues Swing. Boasting a gritty tone with red hot sizzilin
licks sets Mike apart......
And the big band arrangements are sure to keep your tail feathers shakin !
Swingin Harpoon has been performing across the
Southeastern United States since 2006, and has
established their sound providing Harmonica
Driven raw swingin blues...with a flavor of
Big Band Swing.
Swingin Harpoon is enjoyed by all, no matter age or culture.
Mike Lanigan founded Swingin Harpoon with a vision
of mixing together the music genres of Big Band Swing
and Harmonica Blues...
sorta like having Muddy Waters sit in with Cab Calloway!
Mike is a world class harmonica player, entertainer and
band leader with Soul Shakn vocals ! Mike entices audiences
to join Swingin Harpoon onstage and share in their
music. Mike commands love, attention, and respect with
all peoples at Swingin Harpoon Shows.
Swingin Harpoon throughout the Southeast from touring
relentlessly since forming in 2005.
Swingin Harpoon dosen't just perform songs....
It's a Show !
The History of Blues
A scripted Musical Documentary available for your Event/Festival/Venue!
The History of Blues begins with the origin of blues with facts &
music of the blues ages....
and walks you through highlights of blues history
with inspired music and commentary.
The Show culminates with a full blown
Blues blowout ! This is a Show all ages enjoy...
Ask Specifically for The History of Blues if you want to book this Show .
"Man o man.... It was pleasure...
You guys kicked tailed.. Sound so good !!!
Roosevelt Collier, Musician
'' Good time with Swingin Harpoon at Bradfordville Blues Club !More good times added to the memory banks. Thanks BBC & Swingin' Harpoon! ''
"Your great on the harp ! Thank ya Brother"
“'' Mike dressed to the nines has an endearing way with the audience, humbly shares the spotlight and knows how to blow that harp ! ''”
Facebook (Feb 27, 2012)
'' Swingin Harpoon Kicked Ass last night!!! Friggin Packed House!!
'' Could Not have done it without You (Swingin Harpoon)! ''
'' These Guys Jam! ''
'In the Crowd'
You all ( Swingin Harpoon) were AWESOME!
Thank you so much for helping make this event the best we've ever had! We would love to work with you again !!!
Director of Member & Resort Services
Bloody Point Golf Club
Daufuskie Island, SC
'' The vibe in the room was special and the band was playing on all cylinders . The stage was hot from the fireworks that were missed from the night before & you guys were smoking ! ''
Pat Ramsey & The Blues Disciples