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The music is great duh! Then grab your credit card and buy this CD. Includes an excellent booklet with liner notes by Carl Finch. Back in the day, Rotondi named for an eccentric vegetarian author from California could be found playing on the same bill with Brave Combo and Polkacide.
The band members were a wickedly talented bunch: All the music is original, written or co-written by Paul Lacques, the mad genius who put this wild bunch together. Paul has started or performed with more bands than almost any human alive today. Overall, the material ranges from manic to sweetly charming.
Good liner notes by Christopher Monger. A [Rated "B" on; raised to "A" on ] [Vendor: Each tune features about five tamburitzas, all played by Grcevich, who also wrote all the music. Styles range from traditional to Baroque to pop and beyond.
No polkas, but you should buy this anyway. A  [Purchased from: Cedric was formerly with Whoopee John. If you want to join the fun, buy the CD. A [; revised ] [Vendor: Ed then recorded an entirely new band to accompany the Spetich tracks. The result is excellent.
The band -- including Frankie -- totally rocks, with a sound I would call "neo Slovenian. Klancnik and Friends have a harder, ballsier sound, anchored by the robust and inventive bass playing of Jerry Zagar.
Not real traditional, but real good! The arrangements are generally characteristic of each country, with the addition of a bit of electric guitar. Performances, production and packaging are all major-label quality. My only complaint is that Wild Wilson got to this before me -- darn you, Wild Man!
Liner notes are in German. What makes that song so special -- along with much of the rest of the album -- are the enchanting triple-tracked vocals by Marilyn Lange.
Thanks to excellent production and engineering she sounds a bit like the McGuire Sisters. Back that up with a sharp 8-piece oom-pah band and they achieve a sound unlike any other polka band I know of.
Recording Orchestra, Polkaland CD, original LPs released and A fine Wisconsin Bohemian album from Dick Rodgers, who started the band inwhen he was still in high school, and led it through The songs are interesting and peppy, the 8-man band plays with skill and gusto, the arrangements are top-notch, and the stereo separation is crisp.
While a more modern recording would have a fatter bass sound, the transfer to CD is very clean Did they have access to the original tapes? I love almost every tune, but two stand above the others: Note that five other Dick Rodgers CDs have the same title as this one -- you have to tell them apart by their album numbers!Nonprofit org.
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