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,
Austin Chronicle calls ‘Phoebe’s Dream’ “A dream come true” - Jitterbug Vipers Phoebe’s Dream REVIEWED BY DOUG FREEMAN, FRI., NOV. 29, 2013 “When you’re high, there’s nothing else to do but watch your very next breath make its way through the sky,” melts Sarah Sharp in a tranquil vocal haze on “When You’re High,” lulling an ephemerality that seeps through the entirety of Phoebe’s Dream. Featuring nine
NPR’s Song Travels with Michael Feinstein! - On January 21, 2014, a ONE HOUR feature about us will air NATIONWIDE on NPR’s Song Travels with Michael Feinstein. Other recent guests include Gloria Gaynor, Bette Midler, Liza Minelli, Aaron Neville, Barry Manilow, Valerie Simpson… We got to fly to New York for 1 night in October to tape the show, which will feature
Something Else! Review - This Nick DeRiso really got it. What an incredibly well-written review. Our singer Sarah wants to kiss him on the face. Thank you Nick! Indie Bands, Jazz, Roots Music, Uncategorized — November 3, 2013 at 7:51 am Jitterbug Vipers – Phoebe’s Dream (2013) by Nick DeRiso A patently weird, completely loveable group of retro-cool Austin