Monday 12 December 2016 There was a full house for the jazz club’s Christmas celebration with West London Rhythm Kings providing an evening of entertainment for all. Favourite included Duke Ellington’s Creole Love Call and Cole Porter’s Ace in the Hole.
We were treated to a special musical interlude with Chas McDevitt (vocals and guitar), Bryan Clarke (who runs the jazz club, on washboard) and John Habes on harmonica. Chas also got everyone singing his 1957 hit Freight Train. Continue reading →
Monday 8 February 2016 A welcome return to the Griffin Park Jazz Club for John Keen’s West London Rhythm Kings, back for the sixth year running by popular demand. Plenty of their usual New Orleans and Trad classics with some familiar tunes added to join in with, clap along to and for the brave ones, even a dance!
And a special welcome back to Skiffle legend Chas McDevitt to sing and play a selection of favourites for us. Continue reading →
Monday 10 August 2015 We were treated to an action-packed evening of entertainment with West London Rhythm Kings last night with a scattering of tunes to get our toes tapping and our feet dancing, including Dixieland Georgia Camp Meeting and Louis Armstrong’s Sunny Side of the Street. Continue reading →
Mon 10 March 2015 Chas McDevitt joined the West London Rhythm Kings last night at Griffin Park Jazz Club for a stomping night of tunes including Girl of my Dreams, Magpie Stomp, Freight Train and Creole Lovecall.
Clarinet – John Lawes
Trumpet – John Keen
Trombone (this evening) – Ian McAulay
Banjo – Tim Wake
Bass – Peter Brooks
Drums – Pete Littleproud