Jazz O’Maniacs – Sunset Cafe Stomp
Delmark DE 244
Compact Disc – Also Available on DVD!
This traditional jazz group from Hamburg, Germany came to Meyers Ace Hardware on 35th Street in Chicago to perform at what was once the famous Sunset Cafe where Louis Armstrong played in the ’30s. The building is an official Chicago landmark and still contains some of the original wall murals. Delmark recorded & videotaped the event as well as Jazz-O-Maniacs live at the BixFest in Racine, Wisconsin later the same week. “Weary Blues”, “Come On Coot Do That Thing”, “Drop That Sack”, “Sweet Mumtaz”, “Put Em Down Blues”, “My Baby”, “Beer Garden Blues”, “Willie The Weeper” & more.