[Dixielandjazz] Hot Antic

Mike Durham mikedurham_jazz at hotmail.com
Fri Feb 27 00:18:33 PST 2004

Now then, let's see..... denim sounds the same as the French words "de 
Nîmes", or "of Nîmes" in English. Nîmes is a town in the south of France 
where Doc Bastide, Hot Antics cornettist, lives and works. Have I got it 
right, Ben??


>From: Bcf111 at aol.com
>To: dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com
>Subject: [Dixielandjazz] Hot Antic
>Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2004 16:05:23 EST
>I too am a big fan of the Hot Antic band; they've played our Jubilee, and
>were enthusiastically received.  I hope that  despite the current  economy 
>the funds can be found to bring them back.
>The band uniform is frequently denim overalls.  I know why, and I know that
>meaning of Hot Antic.  Coax me a little and I'll tell you.  Clue:  both are
>French/English puns.
>Best regards, Ben Fowlkes, old fogy lurker  in Sacramento
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