(Label: Lake Records ) Thomas ‘Spats’ Langham is a guitarist, banjo player and vocalist whose specialism is the music of the 1920s/1930s/1940s. On this CD he is joined by his Hot Combination featuring the cream of the vintage jazz recreation musicians including pianist Keith Nichols noted for his Cotton Club Orchestra, his Paul Whiteman Orch recreations and having recorded two albums with Bing Crosby; Norman Field the first choice saxophonist in the genre; Debbie Arthurs, percussion,vocals, and star of the Charleston Chasers. The CD is packaged with an attractive period style front cover.
I’m Wondering Who
The Hottest Man In Town
You’re The Cream In My Coffee
How Am I To Know?
Good Little, Bad Little You
Wide Awake (The Insomniac’s Lament)
I Like To Do Things For You
Because My Baby Don’t Mean Maybe
Just Like A Melody
Turn On The Heat
Raggin’ the Scale
HOT FINGERS: Sampler Videos (6:57)
HOT FINGERS / HOT COMBINATION: Keswick Jazz Festival 2007 videos: