[Dixielandjazz] Asylum Street Spankers
jfendrick at bak.rr.com
Sat Nov 11 08:21:26 PST 2006
I have their tune, done to "tie a yellow..." Metal Ribbon on your SUV
on my Ipod. Funny and poignant!
On Nov 10, 2006, at 8:23 PM, Steve Barbone wrote:
> This is a funny group. Not sure what genre, by Everybody Loves My Baby
> is a
> hoot. Kinda like a young band version of the Boondockers?
>> From the Roanoke VA paper.
> Steve Barbone
> Washboards? Ukuleles? Musical saws? The inmates are running the Asylum
> Street Spankers.
> The crazy vagabonds return to Southwest Virginia from Austin, Texas,
> a musical grab bag of hillbilly, Dixieland jazz and Delta blues. When
> multiple musicians rosin up the washboard and tune up the saw, they
> fantastic American music that bridges centuries and sounds more
> and relevant than anything on the radio.
> Bawdy, brash and more than a little risque, the Spankers are the kind
> band that would make a children's album and call it "Mommy Says No!"
> include such family-friendly hits as "You Only Love Me for My
> Lunchbox" and
> The band also has a new live DVD, "Re-Assembly," taped during the
> 10th anniversary "reunion" in 2004. But don't just watch the band on
> Experience the madness yourself.
> Where: Sun Music Hall, downtown Floyd (inside the building that holds
> Winter Sun clothing store and Cafe del Sol coffee shop)
> When: Tonight at 9
> Tickets: $18
> Info: (540) 745-7880, online at wintersuninc.net/thesun and
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