Friday Afternoon Jukebox
I don’t know how things are in the rest of the world, but in my corner it looks to be sunny and beautiful but not hot; what’s more, we’re going into a weekend that I really, really need. My oh my, life she is good.
If Rufus can buck trend and bring out the blues, I figure it’s ok for me to do the same with some swing. So here are two great bits done live – which is the way you should hear swing. First, a mighty back and forth with Wynton Marsalis and Trombone Shorty.
And a bit of something similar with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy doin’ the Jungle Book thang.
And of course, an open thread.
Obligatory Awesome-Village-People/Marching-Band Hybrid Update: This from Dan Miller in the comments section, which deserves to be an embedded video in its own right: