The Skiffle Minstrels are a dance band in the tradition of the Western Swing bands of the 30s and 40s. It’s fun, upbeat, HAPPY music!
Happy Hour is a record of original, traditional, classic and eclectic Western Swing music. The fourteen tracks make one Happy Hour of music.
This is the first and only recording of The Skiffle Minstrels with their current and most successful line up in the band’s twelve year history: Paul Todaro (Upright Bass, Vocals), Gary Meixner (Steel Guitar), Chris Jones (Fiddle), Phil Knoerzer (Guitar) and Bill Hutchison (Drums)
The Skiffle Minstrels are well known in Rochester from appearances at Abilene, Corn Hill Fest, Lilac Fest, Italian Fest and the Harmony House. The Band has also played festivals and clubs in New York City, Buffalo, Syracuse, Ithaca, Albany, Binghamton, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
“Happy Hour” will be available to the public for a special price on June 20th at the Lovin Cup Show!
Event Date: June 20, 2015
Show time: 8pm
Ticket Price: $5 gen admission/ $10 includes CD