All Access – December 2015
3 December 2015 RFT News
Radio Free Texas is proud to announce our December 2015 All Access Artist – Slim Bawb.
All Access CD subscribers (before December 31st) will receive a copy of his ALBUM, “Ain’t My Monkey”, in their mailbox. As always, All Access members can get a sneak peek and download their digital copy here: http://radiofreetexas.com/all-access/all-access-album
Read on for more about RFT fan favorite, Slim Bawb & The Fabulous Stumpgrinders.
Slim Bawb, singer,songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, plays his own brand of ‘swamp’ music.
His debut CD “Ghost Dawg” came out April 2005, “Hillbilly Fellini” in 2009 & the double CD “Calexiana” in 2011. It was the Radio Free Texas CD of the month for January 2011. That album plus “Boo Dan” (also 2011) won a Texas Music Academy “Gone to Texas” Award in 2012. “Pardon Me” was released in June 2012 and “Gristle & Guts” in June 2014.
The newest album titled “Ain’t My Monkey” was released in November 2015 and is the Radio Free Texas All Access Album for December 2015.
Slim Bawb is also the leader/songwriter for the Sacramento-based band “The Beer Dawgs” for 20 years. They were inducted into the Sacramento Area Music Hall of Fame in 1998 & put out 10 CDs. “The Beer Dawgs” played their brand of Swamp/Rock/Blues 5-nights-a-week for those 20 years. (They play reunion shows once a year).
Bawb moved to Texas in 2006 & built Swamp Studio in an old shop on the property he & his wife bought in the country outside of Austin.
They currently live in New Braunfels and have had a monthly residency at historic Gruene Hall for 4 years.
‘The Fabulous Stumpgrinders’ feature, Slim Bawb on banjo, reso-guitar, mandolin, mandola, electric guitar, keyboard, harmonica and vocals; Lil Howard Yeargan on accordion, keyboards, harmonica & vocals; and “Gatorbait” Curry on drums & vocals.