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September 25, 2008

Swingin'!

sac au laitIf you're planning on hosting a swinging 20s party anytime soon, I have a recommendation.

Instead of just playing 1920s CDs, why don't you hire Sac Au Lait?

My friend hosted a '20s party this past weekend, and three members of Sac Au Lait dropped by to perform a short set in her kitchen.

The only instruments were a snare drum, trombone and banjo. But oh boy did these guys swing. I gave them bonus points for dressing the part.

If you'd like to see the boys in action, head to Joe Squared (133 W. North Ave.) Oct. 2. I think it's even a free show. 


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Posted by Sam Sessa at 11:19 AM | | Comments (2)
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it pays to have friends in bands... :)

What a snazzy kitchen!

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Erik Maza is a features reporter at the Baltimore Sun. He writes for several sections of the Sun paper and contributes weekly columns on music and nightlife. He also writes and edits the Midnight Sun blog. He often covers entertainment, business, and the business of entertainment. Occasionally, he writes about Four Loko, The Block, the liquor board, and those who practice "simulated sex with a potted palm tree." Before The Sun, he was a reporter at the Miami New Times. He's also written for Miami magazine, the Orlando Sentinel, the Sarasota Herald Tribune and the Gainesville Sun. Got tips? Gripes? Pitches? He's reachable at erik.maza@baltsun.com. Click here to keep up with the dumb music he's listening to.

Midnight Sun covers Baltimore music, live entertainment, and nightlife news. On the blog, you'll find, among other things, concert announcements, breaking news, bars closings and openings, up-to-date coverage of crime in nightlife, new music, round-the-clock coverage of Virgin Mobile FreeFest, handy guides on bars staying open past 2 a.m. on New Year's Eve and those that carry Natty Boh on draft. Recurring features include seven-day nightlife guides, Concert News, guest reviews of bars and concerts, Wednesday Corkboard, and photo galleries, as well as reader-submitted photos. Thanks for reading.
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