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Swamp Music Players - October 2015 - a new song of Cosmic American music. Recorded and produced by the award winning Wynn Gogol! A tremendous new song getting plenty of traffic from Latin America! An interesting and well produced single from SMP.

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Concrete Blonde 'Still in Hollywood"

Ivy and The Eaters - Working Woman

Burnin' In The Third Degree by Tryanglz

Pumping For Jill - Iggy Pop

The Cars "Cruiser"

The Cars "Slip Away"

Andy Taylor - When The Rain Comes Down

Samantha 7 'Framed"

Southside Johnny - Trash It Up

Cockney Rejects - The Beginning of The End

Droids - Stewart Copeland

Believe It Or Not - CLAIMED BY VIP

Bobby Charles - Street People


ZZ-TOP - My Head's In Mississippi

ZZ-TOP - Cheap Sunglasses

Brain storm

Civil War

Drunken Angel

Gram Parson's

The Cars

Wild Cards


1. Later Alligator
2. Rock Around The Clock

3. Johnny B Goode
4. Battle of New Orleans, skiffle version
5. 16 tons, zztop version

6. Jailbreak , ACDC
7. Heads in Mississippi, ZZ TOP
8. CCR - Walking On The Water
9. Simon and Simon theme
10. Ramones - Bonzo Goes to Bitburg
11. Samantha Seven, I wanna be famous
12. Jim Carrol - It's Too Late
13. Frank Black, Men In Black
14. My Chemical Romance - I Don't Love You
15. Cockney Rejects - Beginning of the End

BOBBY CHARLES Later Alligator
Category : Swamp Pop, 1950's Rock'n'Roll

Bill Haley - Rock Around The Clock (1956)
Category : 1950's Rock'n'Roll

Johnny B Goode - covers
Category : Rock'n'Roll

The Battle of New Orleans, Lonnie Donegan version (faster tempo, guitar solo, vocal choices)
Category : Swamp Folk, Skiffle

16 tons, ZZ Top version
Category : Folk, rock version

ACDC Jailbreak
Category : Rock with old groove

Category : Bluesy

CCR - Walking On The Water

Simon and Simon theme
Category: 80's TV theme, ear worm

Ramones - Bonzo Goes to Bitburg

Samantha Seven, I wanna be famous
Category: Power Pop Rock

Jim Carrol - It's Too Late
Category: 80's Art Rock

Frank Black - Men In Black
Indie Rock

My Chemical Romance - I Don't Love You
Emo-ish Rock


Movie Trailers

Buckaroo Banzai

Back To The Future





It Trailer

They Live

Big Trouble in Little China


The Fog

Corvette Summer


White Lightening Trailer

Last Man Standing


Port of Call New Orleans

Starship Troopers



American Graffiti


The Thing

White Lightning

White Lightning


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Something Wicked This Way Comes is a 1962 novel by Ray Bradbury. It is about two 14-year-old boys, Jim Nightshade and William Halloway, who have a harrowing experience with a nightmarish traveling carnival that comes to their Midwestern town one October. The carnival's leader is the mysterious "Mr. Dark" who bears a tattoo for each person who, lured by the offer to live out his secret fantasies, has become bound in service to the carnival

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Acting Project

"We wanna be free!
We wanna be free to do what we wanna do.
We wanna be free to ride.
We wanna be free to ride our machines without being hassled by The Man!
... And we wanna get loaded.
And we wanna have a good time.
And that's what we are gonna do.
We are gonna have a good time... We are gonna have a party.

""Dont blame Don-Jon bout it, cause he only cares for the best because he wants to see you happy and not down.
He was upset when you stop talkin to him because...damnit... you bright his day.
I know what y'all are sayin bout the players......that everyone is into whats cool right now....well... I don't drink from the same water and sometimes I wonder where we all went wrong...., this bout a timeless cool..... "

An album of Swamp Music ! By the gonzo blues and southern roots rock collective known as SMP (Swamp Music Players). They sure love their retro blues, twangy Americana, driving roots rock and moody swamp pop! These cats in the SMP have been making a little bit of an impact in parts of the USA, Belgium and France. They came out with their debut album in the last days of 2012 and have been pushing it ever since. Check it out !! Aviable on iTunes, CDBaby and Amazon Music.
Swamp Music Players, iTunes, mp3 downloads

Swamp Music Players, physical CD album sale via Paypal

Swamp Music Players, CDbaby album sale at a discount price



Currently Active -Green Light
SMP--"Angola on the Mississippi"
SMP- "Better Than This"
SMP--"Cecile -2" active
SMP--"New Orleans Vice Crimes
Warren Storm--"Prisoners Song"
Slim Harpo--"King Bee"
Slim Harpo - Raining in My Heart
Black Flag - Six Pack
Blues Jam #1 - with chords from Ryan's band
Inactive/Familar -been performed several times
Muddy Waters - Baby Please Don't Go
ZZ Top-- Waitin for the bus
CCR- Bad Moon Rising
CCR- Midnight Special
CCR-Have you ever seen the rain
CCR-Born on the Bayou
Blues Jam but with lyrics from Sun House --"Grinnin in your Face
Rolling Stones -Under My Thumb
Johnny Cash -- Sam Hall
Malcolms music to lyrics of Vera Hall --Trouble So Hard
The Animals/Frigid Pink -- House of the Rising Sun
Mason Jennings - Jackson Square
Inactive- lately
SMP--Quicksand Swamp Blues
Muddy Waters -Mannish Boy
ZZ Top - My Heads In Mississippi
Tommy Mclain -- Find Another Man

Inactive - Never Been activated
Kings of Leon- Back Down South
Ramones - Poison Heart

SMP- Salty Dog
Maggie Peterson--Salty Dog
Kenny Rogers and the First Edition-- Ruby
Screaming Jay Hawkins--I put a spell on you
Jerry Reed - The Ballad of Gator McKlusky

Gwyneth Paltrow--- Country Strong
Sammy Meyers-Angel Child
Dusty Springfield--Son of a Preacher Man by 
Bob Dylan--Isis
The Doors--Roadhouse Blues


Catching up with names to faces

Dana ! Illinois

Alexa ! (Tennessee)

Brittany ! (Saskatchewan)

Jospeh ! (Virgina)

Zoe Ann (Texas)
n !

Mary Sarah (Texas/TN)


Mighty Pelicans (Austin Texas)

Ol Cracker and Tampa Bay Rick !

Dance Hall Pimps with RJ Comer !

Joseph Gearheart

Katey Shorey

Swampmusic IV is Sept 15th at Logan's Pub

Swampmusic IV is Sept 15th at Logan's Pub in Victoria BC Canada. A fund raiser for the Ascoderu non-profit which provides economical communications for those in need. Scheduled to headline the show is the "The Southern Island Revival Collective" aka The Revival !

Also featuring by Dylan Stone Band, Blake Andison and the Solution, Swampmusic Players, the Other Pumpkin and friends !

I'm very happy about this one, my project the "Swamp Music Players" a collective of local artists that perform for the Asocderu non-profit to help communiucations in Africa.
Swamp Music Players perform a cover of "Country Strong" and its been climbing the rankings of cover songs of that track. Been getting lots of positive responses so we hope it brings more attention to SMP and the charity !

This is pretty interesting to have a small show in a very cool venue. Tim has welcomed the Swamp Music Players as well as Grid Charger and "Cassie..." into the Merlin's SUn Home Theatre for a fundraiser for the Ascoderu non-profit.

Connexon Rural is a blues, country and neo-folk show !

reserve a seat !
July 2nd 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Merlin's Sun Home Theatre,1983 Fairfield Road
, tickets at the door only, $10,
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Swamp Music !

This is a post for Vampires hanging outside Logan's Pub, vampires that can sing the blues better then anyone in Victoria !


Do you remember "Mountain Tops and Water Drops" a Neo-Folk show at Solstice Cafe in Victoria BC Canada? It was a full house and featured Special guest star "Blake Andison" and Master of Ceremonies Jon Dowdall.

There was
Greg Wolfe part singer song writer and part performance artist and there was the amazing "Cassie..." also known as Cassandra Fenske.
There was the debut of
Rowan Hynds, the return of the jazz group "East & West" and there was "Grid Charger"

The night ended with the two house bands from "Swamp Music" that made a special appearance; "
The Swamp Music Players" and the return of "Déjà-Drew & His Déjà-Crew".

It was a tremendous show for Solstice with a full house and an attentive crowd, we could not have hoped for better. If you enjoyed the show let us know and be sure to follow the various artists in the future !

"Mountain Tops and Water Drops" was a Neo-Folk show in Victoria BC that was inspired by a speech by Edward James Olmos !

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Mountain Tops and Water Drops

Mountain Tops & Water Drops !

April 30th 2011, 7pm at the Solstice Cafe on Pandora, a Neo-Folk show inspired by Edward James Olmos!
Special guest "Blake Andison", Master of Ceremonies John Dowdall, an appearance by the "Swamp Music Players" and the return of "Déjà-Drew & His Déjà-Crew".Also a dynamic and diverse line up of Greg Wolfe, Hoss Lebowski, Folk duo "Grid Charger", Michael King and Rowan Hynds

mountain tops and water drops, April 30th Solstice, Neo Folk

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