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Live on KXAN Studio 512 TV - The Jitterbug Vipers performed the song, A viper Just the Same! The Jitterbug Vipers specialize in a beloved cult jazz offshoot called “viper jazz,” a screeching U-Turn back to the party where jazz music packed the dance floor and dazzled the audience with brilliant streams of improvisatory musicianship. For their most recent album, Phoebe’s Dream, the group challenged
Exclusive Premiere on Folk Radio UK: Jitterbug Vipers – Crazy (Song of the Day) - We are honored that Folk Radio UK has partnered with us for an exclusive premiere of our new single. Folk Radio Uk is the leading UK music blog & radio station covering Folk, Roots, & Americana LISTEN HERE to our cover version of Willie Nelson’s “Crazy”
Austin Woman Magazine - Austin Woman Magazine did a big, fat spread on us in their June issue. Check it out! Thank you AW Media & Molly McManus!
Austin Music Awards! - 2014 Austin Music Awards! Best Jazz Band: The Jitterbug Vipers: #1 Best Bass Players: Francie Meaux Jeaux #1 Best Drummer: Masumi Jones #1 Best Electric Guitar: Slim Richey #1 Best Acoustic Guitar: Slim Richey #3 Best Female Vocalist: Sarah Sharp # 3 Band of the Year: Jitterbug Vipers #5 Musician of the Year: Slim Richey
Wall Street Journal recommends our SXSW showcase! - SXSW 2014: Your Guide to the Best Music Acts http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2014/03/10/sxsw-2014-your-guide-to-the-best-music-acts/ Wowwwww…..! Thank you Jim Fusilli
Featured on KCRW!!! – Tom Schnabel’s Rhythm Planet - It just keeps getting better !!!!@#$#%$%^^&%$$#@!!! Show #40: A Dozen Choice New Releases Tom Schnabel from KCRW in Los Angeles features us on his most recent episode. WoWoWoWoWoWoWoWoWoW!!!
NPR Music’s Song Travels with Michael Feinstein! - It’s live! OMG, Pinch Us! Listen!
Lushly Eclectic Oldtimey Stoner Swing – New York Music Daily - NEW YORK MUSIC DAILY Lushly Eclectic Oldtimey Stoner Swing from the Jitterbug Vipers by delarue A big draw in their native Texas, the Jitterbug Vipers play songs that sound like classics from the 1930s…except that they’re originals. True to their name, the band’s songs are great for dancing, and as oldtime stoner music goes, few other groups compare:
CultureMap Austin thinks we are HOT! - BREAKING BIG AUSTIN 10 hot Austin music acts looking to break big this year BY NICK MCGREGOR “If any contemporary band can place a legitimate claim on actually keeping Austin weird, it’s Jitterbug Vipers. Part 1930s jump blues outfit, part smoky lounge act, part self-described “swingadelic viper jazz” band, this raucous quartet lives and dies on the sultry,