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by AAJ Staff
This sound has many fathers. Like a lot of modern swing there’s a foot in jump blues, but you hear other things too. There’s some backwoods boogie, a dab of calypso – and a great whiff of rock in its baby years. The influences are decades apart, and they work good together, for a different sound. It might not be “authentic” (whatever that means), but it sure is fun!
The band whoops up a slow drive, heavy sax and light ...read more