twin fiddling

Sasha Hsuczyk and Lyle Werner (Marcus Martin Tunes) by Cameron DeWhitt

Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! These week’s friends are Sasha Hsuczyk and Lyle Werner from The Leveetoppers! When I asked what tunes they wanted to play, they said Marcus Martin tunes! It’s been awhile since we had a good old fashioned fiddler study on Get Up in the Cool, so I’m proud to bring back the edutainment.

Tunes we’ll play:
Happy Hollow
Sandy River
Jenny Ran Away in the Mud in the Night
Walking the Water
Polly Put the Kettle On
Bonus Track: Original Grey Eagle

The Leveetoppers on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theleveetoppers/ (stay tuned for January tour dates if you live between New Orleans and Philly!)
The Leveetoppers on Bandcamp: https://theleveetoppers.bandcamp.com/album/fishtown-stomp 
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The Wasted Lives on Bandcamp: https://thewastedlives.bandcamp.com/album/the-wasted-lives 
Esther Rose on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theWildWildRose/ 
Esther Rose on Bandcamp: https://estherrosemusic.bandcamp.com/releases 
Todd Day Waits’ Pigpen’s Website: http://tdwpigpen.com/ 
FRC’s Marcus Martin collection: https://fieldrecorder.bandcamp.com/album/frc-502-marcus-martin-recordings-from-the-collection-of-peter-hoover 

Hen's Teeth (Jane Rothfield and Nathan Bontrager) by Cameron DeWhitt

Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friends are Jane Rothfield and Nathan Bontrager, AKA Hen’s Teeth! We played some old time music that I’m excited for you to hear. We recorded this interview a few months ago at Clifftop, and I’ve been saving it for a special occasion, which this certainly is, because it’s the last week of Get Up in the Cool month! 

Tunes we’ll play:
Coondog
Day Four Jig/Day Four Reel
Chilly Winds
Sports Are Sports
Sullivan’s Hollow
Bonus Track: Tuffet

Stuff to plug: 
Hire Hen’s Teeth: http://www.janerothfield.com/untitled-c6sa 
Buy Off the Cuff and on the Fly: https://hensteethduo.bandcamp.com/releases 
Hen’s Teeth on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Hens-Teeth-905763856138217/ 
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Rusty and Nancy Neithammer (Twin Fiddling/Hanging Out with Tommy) by Cameron DeWhitt

Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friends are Rusty and Nancy Neithammer! I’ve been trying to get them on the show for quite a while, because they’re the best. And they have awesome stories about hanging out with Tommy Jarrell and Bruce Greene!

Tunes we’ll play:
Cindy
Moonlight
Give the Fiddler a Dram
Neithammer Honeymoon
Polly’s Mountain Kettle
Bonus Track: Aldeline Waltz

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Spencer & Rains (Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas Fiddle Tunes) by Cameron DeWhitt

Welcome to episode 50 of Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends. That’s right! 50 episodes! Technically 53, but 3 of those are rebroadcasts or best of episodes, so they don’t count. And who better to feature on Get Up in the Cool’s 50th episode than Tricia Spencer and Howard Rains, experts in the field of traditional Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas fiddle tunes, fantastic visual artists, and, perhaps, Old Time’s cutest couple.

Tunes we’ll play:
Judge Parker Take These Shackles Off Of Me
Big Springs
Miller Boy
Kash Kersey
Cotton Eyed Joe
Get Up in the Cool
Bonus Track: Ladies’ Fancy

Buy Spencer & Rains' new CD/Book combo, The Skeleton Keys: http://spencerandrains.com/product/the-skeleton-key/ 
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