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Katharine Whalen

Katharine Whalen
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: On Katharine Whalen's Jazz Squad, the Squirrel Nut Zippers vocalist/banjo player Katharine Whalen brings her lovely, quirky singing style to a collection of standards like "My Old Flame," "That Old Feeling," and "My Baby Just Cares for Me." In much the same way that the Zippers treat hot jazz as a living, ...Read full biography
Katharine Whalen's Jazz Squad
Released: 1999
Label: Mammoth
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Singer and banjoist Katharine Whalen is one of the founding members of the Squirrel Nut Zippers, the North Carolina-based retro band whose joyful fusion of raw jump blues and hot jazz has been one of the ...Read full review
Dirty Little Secret
Released: 2006
Label: M.C. Records
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There was a seven year gap between Dirty Little Secret, Katharine Whalen's sophomore release, and her debut. Perhaps not surprisingly then, the two albums are worlds apart stylistically with the only constant ...Read full review
More Katharine Whalen albums: Main Albums (3)
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