New Orleans jazz, Blues & Swing
Slips and the Flamin’ Whippersnappers are an eclectic collection of musicians from the Gold Coast and Brisbane who love to reignite the spark and charm of Old Time Blues, Jazz, Swing and Ragtime tunes.
Taking influences from Clarence Williams, Blind Boy Fuller and Spencer Williams to name a few, Slips & The F.W.'s thrive on reviving classic numbers and originals in their own unique way and they also don’t mind “Slipping” in a modern tune here and there played in their own Vintage style which is guaranteed to make you shake a leg!
Formed by Dracula’s long time Guitarist and Musical Director ‘David Kume’, Slips & The F.W.’s have gradually accumulated musicians to their act featuring members of the Dracula’s cast/crew from past to present featuring:
David Kume - Resonator Guitar/Vocals
Rudi Testa - Bass Guitar/Vocals
Lachlan Neate - Saxophone/Vocals
Stevie Mac - Keys
Brad Tabe - Washboard
Performing in iconic venues and events around South East Queensland such as Miami Marketta, The Scottish Prince, The Boom Boom Room, Sunday Hot Club, live on ABC Gold Coast Radio, Blues On Broadbeach Festival and many more, no venue/event is too big or small for Slips & The F.W.’s. Available for Casual, Private and Corporate events, Slips & The F.W.’s are excited to bring a taste of New Orleans to the South East QLD creating a fun and exciting atmosphere, it’s bound to be a hoot wherever they perform!