The Two-Man Gentlemen Band

KHUM, Radio Without the Rules / Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 @ 6 a.m. / Podcast

Two-Man Gentlemen Band at KHUM


How’s your day going? Pretty good? Are you full up on whimsical depravity?

Andy Bean & the Councilman are The Two-Man Gentlemen Band. They play festive music, two gentlemen at a time.

In this live KHUM session, they sing the praises of porkchops, offer tips for those men who prefer the infamous “open-toed lifestyle“, and make tennis references that we had to Google later.  

The Gentlemen’s memorable, pithy compositions combine the sounds of hot jazz, vintage rhythm & blues, and tin-pan alley with boundless energy and enthusiasm.

Andy Bean pounds out intricate, rapid-fire chord changes and melodies on an assortment of antique 4-string guitars and banjos. Bassist Fuller “The Councilman” Condon dances around the fingerboard with a punchy, driving style that renders a drummer unnecessary. 

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Related tags: music, Pomade, Spats

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