“Hey! Ba-Ba-Re-Bop” is the seventh cut on the Smitty and the JumpStarters second CD “Let’s Get Jumpstarted”. This is a 1946 song by Lionel Hampton that went to number one on the R&B Juke Box chart for sixteen non-consecutive weeks. This song features top notch horn charts by Steve Blake. Our friend Scott Adair is also featured on Baritone and Alto Sax.
"California Sun” is the third cut from “Let’s Get Jumpstarted. This is Dance Party 1964 with a song made famous by the Rivieras. Joe Jones first released it in 1961 and we have given it new life in 2020. Steve Blake is featured on Sax and Scott Adair on Baritone.
Turn it up and join the Dance Party!!!
Smitty and the JumpStarters streamed Live 7/12/20 for the High Point Arts Council Splash Series 2020. Original song from the CD "Let's Get Jumpstarted". Thank-You to the High Point Arts Council,
Techs Todd Dupree, Danny Slaughter and James Lyons.
Video of Smitty and the JumpStarters on the Dance Stage at MerleFest 2018.
The video was shot and produced by Fred Brown.