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The Jake Leg Jug Band brings you the authentic sounds of 1920s and 1930s America – jazz, blues, gospel, ragtime – songs of murder, betrayal, gambling, liquor and redemption. After a year of frustration, with over 50 gigs cancelled, the band is looking forward to being able finally to perform live the tracks from their latest album, Goodbye Booze, released the week after their last gig before lockdown. The album commemorated 100 years since the start of Prohibition and consisted of songs from the time on the subject of banning booze – from both sides of the argument. Goodbye Booze is now also the first release on Coastal Light Records, a jazz and blues vinyl label set up by the Jakes’ Duncan Wilcox and his wife.

‘Expert musicianship and great arrangements.’ – Just Jazz

Jake Leg Jug Band will be performing at the following shows:

 

Friday 16th July 12:30 The Square
Thursday 22nd July 12:30 The Mailbox
Thursday 22nd July 19:00 Hilton Garden Inn
Friday 23rd July 18:30 Pannel Croft Village (£5/£2)
Wednesday 28th July 19:00 Eleon, Sutton Coldfield