Next Show

March 5th, 2016
Saturday, 5pm

In-store performance at the famous Music Millennium record store, Portland, OR

Free! Hank will be there with his full band.

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New poster

It's solid! Instantly classes up any room. Click here to check it out.

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New card

You asked for it, and here it is!

This is the card I’ll be handing out at my upcoming gigs and travels.
It’s ultra-modern, with boomerangs, space-age fonts and subtle use of 1957 Fender Stratocaster Fiesta Red.

This is a limited edition card, so you’ll want to get yours soon and trade them with your friends, family and business associates.  Collect […]

Swensen and Jensen

It’s funny where the road of musical exploration leads.

Like me, you’ve probably heard Dizzy Gillispie’s “Hot Syrup” and Thelonious Monk’s far-out “Waffle Pants.”  Who knew that these avant-garde free-form compositions were inspired by the catchy song stylings of two Norwegian jazz legends?

They were a unlikely pair.  Bookish seagoing accountant Oscar Swensen teamed up with the flamboyant […]

Dying jazz

There was a good opinion piece recently in the Wall Street Journal, titled “Can Jazz Be Saved?”  It quoted some statistics to drive home the point that jazz listening is down 30%, just in the past six years. 

Surely this is no surprise to most people.  But the author, Terry Teachout, makes a keen observation…

What does this tell […]

Wedding Singer

Hank gives the gift of his song

A few weeks ago, Hank and his honey attended the wedding of long-time friends, Adam and Jenny DuVander.

At the reception, word got around that Hank was ‘in the house’ (as the kids say), and I was asked to sing for the happy couple. 

(Interesting tidbit… South of the border, the […]

New Poster

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We had a lot of fun creating this new poster, with retro fonts and cool 50’s lingo like “Dynaflow-smooth vocals” and “jet-propelled swing.”

These are going in and around places where I’ll be appearing, but you can get your own personal copy today!

Just click here to download the full-size deluxe 11″ x 14″ […]

Howdy - from Hank!

Hey, Hank Sinatra here!
We don’t have much of a site right now, because I’m busy creating a new one and it will be ready in a few days.

Check back soon, or better yet – click here to sign up to receive periodic emails from me about when and where I will be playing next, and when the […]