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The Claudettes’ fall tour begins!

See showdates, from St. Louis to NYC and back, right here: https://www.facebook.com/TheClaudettes/events Or, if you’re not a Facebook user, here: https://theclaudettes.bandpage.com/ And why not pre-order our very excellent first album right here?: http://theclaudettes.bandcamp.com/ OK, that oughtta hold ya…

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THE CLAUDETTES’ FIRST ALBUM

…arrives Oct. 1 on Yellow Dog Records outta Memphis!   Pre-order, or order, The Claudettes’ “Infernal Piano Plot…HATCHED!” here:  http://theclaudettes.bandcamp.com/ See and hear more, and read about Claudettes showdates all over the U.S. this fall, here: http://theclaudettes.com Now, good-bye!, Blind “Johnny” Iguana

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THE CLAUDETTES

The Claudettes have our first album coming out in October. We have a whole MESS of dates we’re playing this fall. Go here to hear tracks, watch some great live and in-studio videos and read more   In the meantime, I’m headed to Japan with Matthew Skoller Band on Tuesday, I have an August show […]

Where have I been?

Don’t ask. Just come to these: Software Giant: Fri. Apr. 5 at Subterranean in Chicago The Claudettes: Fri. May 3 at the Hideout in Chicago See the jukeboxes on this website for new music by all of the above!  

Three great new live videos from Cognac!

Really proud of this show we did: Billy Boy Arnold with me, Kenny Smith and Billy Flynn. We did this right (a tribute to Big Bill Broonzy and Sonny Boy Williamson)–in a 13th-century chamber in the Otard Chateau. See the first three videos on this page here. We did about 12 songs; three were posted on […]

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Free show in Chicago!:

The Claudettes will be playing a whole lotta shows around the Midwest in April. For now, if you can be in Chicago and like sunsets and long walks on the beach, come to this and tell a friend:

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Claudette’s basement; Claudettes shows

Claudette’s basement has been pumped and cleaned and sealed. She is back in business! (Not her bar. Her house flooded. She’s back in business on the road with us.) Thanks to her cousin Kimmy for filling in and selling beers for Claudette a couple weeks ago. Coming right up: 1) Wed. 1/11: The Whistler, Chicago. […]

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Claudettes are on the move

Claudette is determined to make some money (holiday season or no holiday season), so she’s got us on the move. We are obligated to play drums and piano for her here: Thurs. Dec. 15: Innertown Pub, Chicago, IL. Free show. Fri. Dec. 16: Mac’s Bar, Lansing, MI (18 & up, with Flatfoot and Gentleman’s Club). […]

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The Claudettes’ debut!

We (ig and Michael Caskey) are the Claudettes. Our piano/drums show might remind you of all these: Bobby Timmons, Mose Allison, Ray Charles, Les McCann, Minutemen, Meat Puppets, Hoagy Carmichael, Otis Spann, Prof. Longhair, Raymond Scott. In any case, we have our debut Thurs. Oct. 13 at The Tonic Room, 2447 N. Halsted, Chicago. Music […]

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