“Exuberant, gin house swing without apologies and it rocks without pretense. If you can manage to resist liking it, you must be dead.”
The Squirrel Nut Zippers began their musical journey in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, in the mid 1990’s, as a musician’s escape from the cookie cutter world of modern rock radio at the time. It wasn’t long before the band’s quirky mix of jazz chords, folk music, and punk rock leanings spread out of the region and attracted a national audience. An audience, a band onstage… both complicit in the desire to defy the world as we know, if only for a brief spell. “Let the music lead,” was always bandleader Jimbo Mathus’s motto, and continues to be.
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