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The Cherry Poppin Daddies

  • Aired: 03/29/2018
  • 28:46
  • Rating: NR
The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies, an American band from Oregon, are best known for their hit, Zoot Suit Riot. Primarily a mix of swing and ska, their unique music encompasses both traditional Jazz-influenced forms of genres as well as modern rock, pop and punk hybrids, featuring a prominent horn section. In this episode, band leader Steve Perry talks about the musicality of the band.
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The band behind "Zoot Suit Riot" talks about their early punk influences.
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