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Sweet Sheiks

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Biography

"Bringing a little bit of the Big Easy to the Brew City, Sweet Sheiks is a toe-tapping five-some inspired by the popular music of the tens, twenties, and thirties. Led by the soulful vocals of Jen Müttin-Schrank (guitar/saw/washboard), this violin (Ousia Lydian), banjo (Garrett Burton), clarinet (Andrew Spadafora), tuba (Aaron Johnson) lineup brings a modern flair to early jazz, blues, and Americana classics. Sweet Sheiks’ acoustic stylings are compelling, diverting, and are best summed up in two words, “refreshingly vintage”.

Genres: Bayou Jazz, Antique Pop, New Orleans Swing, Americana  

Influences: Tuba Skinny, Memphis Minnie, Robert Crumb, Jim Kweskin Jug Band, Wingy Manone, Eddie Condon, Travelin' Light, Shine Delphi, Tanya & Dorise, Doreen's Jazz, Faubourg Fouligny

Available for: Anniversaries, Wine Tastings, Banquets, Cocktail Hours, Celebrations, Christmas Parties, Clubs, Coffee Shops, Community Events, Conventions, Corporate Functions, Country Clubs, Dinner Dances, Festivals, Fund Raisers, Hotels, Private Parties, Restaurants, Outdoor Markets…
 

Song List

Song List
Ain’t Got No Man Now
Alabama Jubilee, The
Baby Face
Bei Mir Bist Du Schon
Cielito Lindo
Curse of An Aching Heart, The
Delta Bound
Doctor Jazz
Good Man Is Hard To Find, A
I Found A New baby
I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate
If You'se a Viper
Muskrat Ramble
Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out
Ready For The River
Saltarello Romano
Shake It and Break It
Shopping Mall Blues
Some of These Days
St James Infirmary
Sweet Georgia Brown
Viper Mad
Yes Sir, That’s My Baby
and more…

Contact Info

Phone: 414-550-2988 

mail: jim@milwaukeelivebands.com