The Dirty Ragtimers Tickets
6:00pm, Wed 11 April, 2018
Spotted Mallard, MELBOURNE, VIC
Wednesday April 11 Heather Stewart brings her Paris band The Dirty Ragtimers together with Melbourne's Bloomin Heathers and Ewen Baker for three sets of quality folk, fingerpicking blues, swing, ragtime and country.
The Dirty Ragtimers play classic American music from the early 20th Century. Bringing quality finger-picking blues, hot/swing jazz, ragtime, country and gospel together to satisfy audiences as it did decades ago. The Ragtimers and Bloomin Heathers arrange and write original songs and sing sweet harmonies to create something truly new from quality old craftsmanship growing them dedicated local and international fans.
More about Heather Stewart and The Dirty Ragtimers:
Since relocating to Paris last year, Heather has formed new collaborations with musicians from around the world and performed at renowned Paris venues Boeuf sur le Toit, Caveau de la Huchette (La La Land), La Bellevilloise, La Coupole, Peniche Anako. Her passion for great jazz and blues has found further inspiration playing with musicians at Paris' best jam sessions and after meeting and jamming with fingerpicking guitarist and bluesman Lucas Montagnier at a gig, they rehearsed for months building a grand repertoire. On their first busking session on a street corner in Montmartre, owner Alain offered them a weekly residency in famous Montmartre bar Chez Camille and The Dirty Ragtimers were born.
Show starts 8pm