The Busted Jug Band

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    The BJB's debut CD, in an all-cardboard six-panel wallet. Photos and design by Zach Lanoue

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The debut album of the Busted Jug Band. Songs by the Memphis Jug Band, Harlem Hamfats, Lucille Bogan, and more! Purchase includes an mp4 of the "silent music video" for "When the Sun Goes Down in Harlem!"

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released September 14, 2018

Early Bird: Harmonica, Guitar, Mandolin, Kazoo, Kazombone, Jug, Vocals
Smiling P. Wee Hernando Slim: Banjo-ukulele, Ukulele, Slide Guitar, Mandolin, Banjolin, Kazumpet, Kazoophonium, Bulb Horns, Jaw Harp, Slide Whistle, Vocals
Mr. Rev. Dr. Kayola O'la: Guitars, Banjo-ukulele, Squeeze Box, Field Organ, Kazombone, Vocals
Rude Boy: Wash 'n' Spiel, Bones, Corrugated Tie, Vocals
Lefty Boom Boom: Boom Bass ("Cadillac of Washtubs"), Kazoboe, Halusi

Special Thanks to Founding Member "Washtub" Robbie Phillips
Dedicated to the Memory of "Washboard" Lissa Driscoll, RIP

Produced by The Busted Jug Band
Recorded and Mixed by Pete Weiss at Verdant Studio, in Athens, VT
Mastered by Peter Linnane at Patch Hill Mastering

Photos and Graphic Design by Zach Lanoue

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Early Bird's Erasing Elixer
Rude Boy's Rhythm Sauce & Hair Tonic
Kayola's Vocal Lubricant & Gen. Wellness Oil
Hernando's Anti-Aging Wax & Dance Cream
Lefty's Low-End Lube & Funky-Butt Salve

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The Busted Jug Band Cambridge, Massachusetts

High energy music from the 1920s & 30s played by men in top hats and derbies. A festive romp through time featuring group vocals, swinging rhythms and novel instrumentation. Kazoos, washboard, mandolin, banjo-uke, washtub bass, harmonica, jug, slide whistle, and bicycle horns. The Busted Jug Band largely plays the music of black street bands of the early 20th Century, with a pizazz all their own. ... more

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