Front Porch Swing
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"Front Porch Swing Rocks!"

"I'd kill the mandolin player to play in that band (if I weren't dead already)!
Jethro Burns

"Great band, but the guitar player uses too many fingers."
Django Reinhardt

“They’re singing your praises while stealing your phrases.”
Charles Mingus - FPS Press


Discography

Debut CD, "The Back Room Sessions" is due for release in Winter 2008!

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Scott Perry & Front Porch Swing

Imagine hillbilly act Homer and Jethro jamming with be-bopper Charles Mingus, while Blind Lemon Jefferson and Ukulele Ike take turns sitting in, and you have an idea of FPS's sound. A toe tapping tour of American roots music!

Front Porch Swing features the reso-phonic acrobatics of Scott Perry (reso-phonic guitar, ukulele & vocals), backed by the jazzy picking of Tom Ohmsen (mandolin), and the rock solid Bob Thomas (upright bass & bass saxophone).

An eclectic blend of Americana styles with a twist is FPS's specialty. Their repertoire features hillbilly swing, blues, jazz, honky tonk and a dose of ukulele madness.