The N'awlins Gumbo Kings have just released a Christmas CD, "Holiday Gumbo." The band includes UNT alumni Steve Howard (trumpet) and Carl Hillman (bass), UNT faculty member Tony Baker (trombone), Mike Sizer (clarinet, saxophone, vocal), Brian Piper (piano, Hammond B3, vocal), and Bobby Breaux (drums). One third of the proceeds from the CD between now and Christmas will be donated to the North Texas Food Bank.
For more information: gumbokings.com.
The group has lots of local performances in the next several weeks, including:
Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 — Denton High School Auditorium, 7:30 PM
Christmas CD Release Concert,
1007 Fulton St. Denton, Texas (940)-369-2000
Denton H.S. Jazz Band will open the show.
1/2 ticket sales go to North Texas Food Bank
General Admission-$10, Students-$5
Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011 — Sweetwater Grill and Tavern, 7:00 PM
Christmas CD Release Party!!
115 S. Elm St, Denton, Texas (940) 484-2888