Daily Archives: September 20, 2011

THEY’VE GOT RHYTHM: REBECCA KILGORE QUARTET and MARK SHANE (Sept. 3, 2011)

Here’s a beautifully swinging interlude from the 2011 Sweet and Hot Music Festival. 

This detour into happiness was created for us by the witty and light-hearted singer Rebecca Kilgore, the ebullient Dan Barrett (trombone and ebullience); Eddie Erickson (guitar and practical philosophy); Joel Forbes (string bass and pragmatism), with a special guest appearance by the always-enlightening Mark Shane (piano).  They offer the Walter Donaldson classic YOU’RE DRIVING ME CRAZY with a side glance at the Reno Club in Kansas City:

This quintet is the real thing . . . accept no substitutes!