Fast Eddie Erickson: On Easy Street
Arbors RecordsARCD: 19111
Eddie Erickson: Banjo/Guitar
Jackie Coon: Cornet
Rick Fay: Clarinet/Tenor & Soprano Saxophones
Johnny Varro: Piano
Gene Estes: Drums
Lee Westenhofer: Tuba
For this first album of his own Eddie, a virtuoso banjo player, has selected a balanced program of dixieland warhorses, lovely forgotten songs, a couple of nutty novelties and solid swing standards.
"Fast Eddie Ericksons debut album is a dandy ..."
—Richard Hadlock, critic, radio host and author of Jazz Masters of the Twenties.
I Aint Gonna Give Nobody None of My Jelly Roll
The Joint Is Jumpin
My Canary Has Circles Under His Eyes
Take Your Tomorrow
Fidgety Feet Blues
Im Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself A Letter
Play, Fiddle, Play
San Francisco Bay Blues
Big Butter and Egg Man