This week's episode of Fretboard Journal's BlogTalkRadio show (a talk radio show for music and guitar geeks) has two of the Cheap Suit Serenaders This week's episode features two multi-instrumentalists from the acclaimed Cheap Suit Serenders, Al Dodge and Robert Armstrong. We hear about working with R. Crumb, the early days of the Cheap Suit Serenaders, just how they got started playing old-time music and their instrument collections. Fretboard Journal Talk Radio: The Cheap Suit Serenaders Previously:Terry Zwigoff on old-time music - Boing Boing Zwigoff and Clowes will build "$40000 Man" movie - Boing Boing Sally Cruikshank's amazing '70s and '80s animation: video - Boing . Robot guitarist T-Shirt by Robert Armstrong - Boing Boing..

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CHEAP SUIT SERENADERS The Cheap Suit Serenaders were founded in the 1970s by underground comic book artist and illustrator R. Crumb, together with Robert Armstrong and Allan Dodge. They're still going (although Crumb isn't in the current lineup), ...



Cheap Suit Serenaders this Saturday
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The Cheap Suit Serenaders - on Folk Music & Beyond this Saturday at 3 pm, recorded live in Berkeley in January - entertain us with a collection of up-tempo Hawaiian stomps, ragtime, & Italian polkas as they recreate the music of the golden age of jazz.

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