♪♫ ★★♪♪♫ ★★♪   COMPLETE SCHEDULE OF:      ★★♪♪♫ ♪♫ 
 
<>   THE JITTERBUG VIPERS with Meaux Jeaux. Sarah Sharp, Musumi Jones &
Slim (SLIM'S MAIN BAND.)         Favorite extra sidemen: Connor Forsythe, Paul Klemperer, Greg 
Harkins. 
   
<> THE GHOST VIPERS with Connor and Greg and Meaux Jeaux
<>   IN THESE SHOES with Gaila Kenneally                                  
<>   STRAY GYPSIES with Dennis Ludiker and Noah Jeffries (when they're
available) or Dave Lincoln, Bree Bruns, Dale Morris Jr.
<>    SLIM RICHEY AND THE HIDY HIDY HOS ~~~ A.K.A. THE JITTERBUG VIPERS
<>    SLIM RICHEY BAND ~~~ WITH BREE BRUNS or KATIE HOLMES
<>   SLIM RICHEY’S NOIR GRASS with Eliot and Janice Rogers or Katie Holmes and Alan Munde

MOSTLY GONE, BUT MAYBE NOT:
<>   THE KAT'S MEOW with Kat Edmonson (Kat's in NYC!)            
<>   THE SLIM RICHEY DREAM BAND with Leeann Atherton or Tameca Jones     
<>   SLIM RICHEY’S MONSTER JAZZGRASS BAND  

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Here's something neat and hidden:
MUSIC: http://www.nimbitmusic.com/slimrichey 14 albums that I play on, many out of print– 
Nimbit Juke Box. Listen for free, or buy.
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                                        <>...  .updated on 10-22-14   ...<>  
 
INFO ON BUYING CDs AND FINDING PHOTOS, VIDEOS, MP3s, AT END (scroll way down).
Hey! This is much more than a calendar of gigs! Read on!
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 ~~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ CALENDAR:      ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ &#9834;&#9835; &#9733;&#9733;&#9834; Calendar for the Jitterbug Vipers, Stray 
Gypsies & In These Shoes & The Slim Richey Band & More~~~~~

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October 24, 2014, Friday, 6:30 'til 9:00. C'boy Heart and Soul, The Jitterbug Vipers	2008 S 
Congress Ave, Austin. (512) 215-0023
http://www.continentalclub.com/Austin/Confidential/new.html

October 25, 2014, Saturday, 12:00 AM ‘til - 9:00 PM. The Jitterbug Vipers (2 PM), Cypress Creek 
Café Back Yard Pavillion, 320 Wimberley Sq, Wimberley, Texas 78676 1st annual “Cookin For 
Kids” benefit for St.Jude Children's Research Hospital in Wimberley, Texas.. Cook teams from all 
over Texas are gearing up for the 2 day BBQ cook off, which will culminate with awards for 
brisket, chicken, ribs, chili, and beans. This is a family friendly event with something for 
everyone. There will be live music all day, along with an exhilarating live auction, motorcycle 
ride, delicious food, kids games, and much more - with 100% the proceeds going to St.Jude.  
Bring your family, your checkbook, your dancing shoes - and most of all - bring your heart and 
open it up for these children. 
Please contact Nick Chappell for further information at 512-468-9603 or via email at 
nick@nickcdesign.com Music Line up runs from 12:00 - 9:00pm 
12:00 - 12:45 - Amanda Mora & Mollie Rose
1:00 - 1:45 - The Lost Pines
2:00 - 2:45 - Jitter Bug Vipers
3:00 - 6:00 - COOK AWARDS & LIVE AUCTION
6:00 - 6:45 - Spilt Milk
7:00 - 7:45 - The Juke Joint Prophets
8:00 - 9:00 - Micah Wagner & The Strange Rendezvous
https://www.facebook.com/events/866191056759204/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming.
 
October 25, 2014, Saturday, The Jitterbug Vipers are going to LaGrange to play another benefit, 
this one private.

October 29, 2014 Wednesday, 6:30 'til 9 PM. The Continental Club. The Jitterbug Vipers with 
Masumi Jones on drums, Connor Forsyth on piano and B3,  and the Mighty Meaux Jeaux on bass 
(bassist extraordinaire). 1315 South Congress. 441-2444. 
www.continentalclub.com/austin.html  Good dance floor. Hot swing music. No cover.

October 30, 2014 Thursday, 6:00 PM ‘til 8:00 at the Elephant Room, The Jitterbug Vipers 
featuring Sarah Sharp, Masumi Jones, & Meaux Jeaux. 315 North Congress, Austin, 512 473-
2279. http://www.elephantroom.com/ No cover.

Two gigs in one day again!
October 31, 2014, Friday. 11 AM 'til 4. Ladies Vintage Chapeau Picnic. The Jitterbug Vipers. 
Amelia Foxtrot will be DJing in between band sets out of her gramophones. There will be over 
90 collector cars on display outside as well to be auctioned off. Guests can dress in fashions 
from the 1920s-1960s. Go to this Web site for purchasing tickets, registering to bid on 80 -90  
vintage autos and look over the awesome offerings.
http://www.motostalgia.com/austin-grand-prix/ 

October 31, 2014, Friday, 8 PM ‘til  10:30 Fischer Haus Cantina. The Jitterbug Vipers: Sarah 
Sharp, Meaux Jeaux, Masumi Jones, Slim Richey. In Fischer, TX off FM Road 484 from Hwy. 32 on 
Fischer Store Rd. It’ Halloween, y’all! Come on out.! www.thefischerhaus.com Suggested Cash 
Door Donation $13
http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?
address=&city=Fischer&state=TX&zipcode=&country=US&title=%3cb%3eFischer%2c%20TX%20U
S%3c%2fb%3e&cid=lfmaplink2&name Acoustic fire pit jamming afterwards so bring your 
instruments ~ camping free. 

November 1, 2014 Saturday, 8:30 PM ‘til 11:30, The Slim Richey Band featuring Bree Bruns 
vocalist with Connor Forsyth and Masumi Jones. Russian House. 307 E 5th St, Austin.(512) 428-
5442 www.russianhouseofaustin.com/ Russian food and culture. No cover.

November 2, 2014, Sunday, 11:00 AM 'til 12:45 HOPE Farmers Market
The Jitterbug Vipers, 5th & Comal (East Austin). hopefarmersmarket.org.  Fun. No cover.

November 2, 2014 Sunday. 6 PM ‘til 9:30. Z Tejas, The Jitterbug Vipers, Sarah, Meaux Jeaux, 
Slim & Masumi. 1110 W. Sixth, 478-5355. http://ztejas.com/locations/texas/austin-6th-
street/6th_calendar-! No Cover.

November 6, 2014 Thursday, 6:30 PM ‘til 8:30 at the Elephant Room, In These Shoes featuring 
Gaila Kenneally, and Masumi Jones on drums and Dan Durham on bass. Very solid rhythm 
section! 315 North Congress, Austin, 512 473-2279. http://www.elephantroom.com/ No cover.

November 7, 2014, Friday, 6:30 'til 9:00. C'boy Heart and Soul, The Jitterbug Vipers	2008 S 
Congress Ave, Austin. (512) 215-0023
http://www.continentalclub.com/Austin/Confidential/new.html

November 14, 2014 Friday, 7:00 PM. Kessler Theater, Oak Cliff (Dallas) The Jitterbug Vipers 
open for Jimmy Vaughn.  thekessler.org/ 1230 W Davis St, Dallas. (214) 272-8346. Make 
reservations to be sure.

November 15, 2014 Saturday, The Jitterbug Vipers are playing a private event (Bar Mitzvah). We 
do it all. Keep us in mind!

 November 20, 2014 Thursday, 6:00 PM ‘til 8:00 at the Elephant Room, The Jitterbug Vipers 
featuring Sarah Sharp, Masumi Jones, & Meaux Jeaux. 315 North Congress, Austin, 512 473-
2279. http://www.elephantroom.com/ No cover.

November 21, 2014, Friday, 6:30 'til 9:00. C'boy Heart and Soul, The Jitterbug Vipers	2008 S 
Congress Ave, Austin. (512) 215-0023
http://www.continentalclub.com/Austin/Confidential/new.html

November 26, 2014 Wednesday, 6:00 PM ‘til 8:00 at the Elephant Room, The Jitterbug Vipers 
featuring Sarah Sharp, Masumi Jones, & Meaux Jeaux. 315 North Congress, Austin, 512 473-
2279. http://www.elephantroom.com/ No cover.


November 28, 2014, Friday, 6:30 'til 9:00. C'boy Heart and Soul, The Jitterbug Vipers	2008 S 
Congress Ave, Austin. (512) 215-0023
http://www.continentalclub.com/Austin/Confidential/new.html

December 5, 2014, Friday, 6:30 'til 9:00. C'boy Heart and Soul, The Jitterbug Vipers	2008 S 
Congress Ave, Austin. (512) 215-0023
http://www.continentalclub.com/Austin/Confidential/new.html

December 7, 2014 Sunday. 6 PM ‘til 9:30. Z Tejas, The Jitterbug Vipers, Sarah, Meaux Jeaux, 
Slim & Masumi. 1110 W. Sixth, 478-5355. http://ztejas.com/locations/texas/austin-6th-
street/6th_calendar-! No Cover.

December 12, 2014, Friday, 6:30 'til 9:00. C'boy Heart and Soul, The Jitterbug Vipers	2008 S 
Congress Ave, Austin. (512) 215-0023
http://www.continentalclub.com/Austin/Confidential/new.html

December 19, 2014, Friday, 6:30 'til 9:00. C'boy Heart and Soul, The Jitterbug Vipers	2008 S 
Congress Ave, Austin. (512) 215-0023
http://www.continentalclub.com/Austin/Confidential/new.html

December 23, 2014 Tuesday 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM Austin Bergstrom International Airport, The 
Jitterbug Vipers. No cover. Must have airline ticket. 

December 24, 2014, Wednesday, 3:30 ‘til 6:00,, The 39th Annual Armadillo Christmas Bazaar. 
The Jitterbug Vipers with Sarah, Masumi, Meaux Jeaux  and special guests. 
http://www.armadillobazaar.com/ The Armadillo Christmas Bazaar is held at the Palmer Events 
Center from December 17 thru December 24, 11AM ‘til 11 PM.    $7 per day pass. Under 12 free. 
(Ticket prices are usually less before 7 PM.)

December 30, 2014  Tuesday, 8:00 PM ‘til 11:00. The Starlight Theatre in Terlingua, Texas. The 
Jitterbug Vipers with Sarah Sharp, Masumi Jones and Francie Meaux Jeaux, Phone: 432 371 
3400.  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Starlight-Theatre/114093440945
No Cover charge.

December 31, 2014  Wednesday, 8:00 PM ‘til 12:00. The Thirsty Goat. Lajitas,Texas, (near 
Terlingua) The Jitterbug Vipers with Sarah Sharp, Masumi Jones and Francie Meaux Jeaux. New 
Year’s Eve Y’all and there’s no cover charge unless you buy the package deal!! 

January 10, 2015 Saturday, 8 PM. Jitterbug Vipers, Honey Creek House Concerts, Celina, TX – 
near Denton or McKinney  RSVP, <honeycreekhouseconcerts@gmail.com>, for more details and 
directions. (Doors 6:30, potluck 7, music 8) Suggested donation $20.00.

January 24, 2015, Saturday, 8 PM, The Stray Gypsies. 12th Annual Django Reinhardt's Birthday 
Celebration. The Stray Gypsies will head line. Expect lots of hot Texas Gypsy Jazz bands and fun 
activities! Arts Fifth Avenue, 1628 5th Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76104, (817) 923-9500   
www.artsfifthavenue.org This is a three-day festival starting on Friday the 23th . . SATURDAY: 
Doors open at 6:30 PM, Ticket includes a sampling of French cuisine - other concession 
available by donation. Arts Fifth Avenue is located at the corner of 5th Ave & W. Allen in the 
Fairmount Southside Historic District of Ft Worth. Reservations are a must. They’ve sold out 
early for the last 5 years. 
 
March 26, 2015 Thursday, The Jitterbug Vipers are playing a private party.

April 16 - 19, 2015 The 28th Annual Old Settler's Festival, The Jitterbug Vipers are playing 
Thursday or Friday -TBA. Wear your dancing shoes or scoot-boots. (A camping wristband is 
required for going to the jams at the campground.  The best bet is to buy tickets to all four days 
... whether you camp or not ...  then you can participate in after show jams. And it's the right 
way to support this great festival.) The festival is from the 16th to the 19th. Get on this mailing 
list for complete info and updates: http://www.oldsettlersmusicfest.org/artists
 Details later. Buy tickets on line: http://oldsettlersmusicfest.org/tickets
https://www.facebook.com/oldsettlers 
Old Settler's Music Festival banners can be found at this 
link; http://oldsettlersmusicfest.org/link-to-us Watch The Jitterbug Vipers on Facebook for 
updates.

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GIG INFO:  http://www.reverbnation.com/thejitterbugvipers Lists gigs for
The Jitterbug Vipers 
plus videos and biographical information.

Jitterbug Viper Web site: www.jitterbugvipers.com

Jitterbug Viper Facebook site: https://www.facebook.com/jitterbugvipers

Jitterbug Viper Twitter site: http://twitter.com/@JitterbugVipers

LAST MINUTE GIG CHANGES: https://www.facebook.com/slim.richey

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CD ALBUMS AVAILABLE:
OUR LATEST~ 
JITTERBUG VIPERS ~ Phoebe’s Dream~ ~  Meaux Jeaux, Masumi, Sarah and Slim.
All Original Viper tunes! This is our first album of almost all originals.
Sarah wrote the lyrics to most with help on some from Elizabeth McQueen,
Katie Holmes, Jacob Jeager, and Kris Wade. Elizabeth, Katie and Jacob sang
duets with Sarah on the ones they helped write. Buffalo (Sarah’s husband)
and I wrote some of the music. I’ll send you one for $17.00. 

LAST YEARS FINE OFFERING~ 
JITTERBUG VIPERS ~ Tell ‘Em Joe Sent You ~ ~  Meaux Jeaux, Masumi, Sarah
and Slim. All Viper tunes. This is our first album recorded in a studio
(Halversonics) and it’s a wonderful production. Many great Viper tunes and
one acclaimed original. I’ll send you one for $17.00. 

BACK IN STOCK BY DEMAND~ 
JITTERBUG VIPERS ~ Live at Road House Rags ~ featuring Sarah Sharp. 12
tunes. With guest players Dan Walton, Robbie Kidd and Speedy Gonzales.
Recorded on multi-track and mixed later.  This album sounds superb. One of
the better albums I’ve played on. I’ll send you one for $12.00. 

SLIM RICHEY’S JAZZ GRASS Available on CD.  I’ll send you one for  $17.00.

I just received several CDs of the Dream Band with Lacynica that were returns from a distributor 
that went out of business. I’ll send you one for $12.00.  (While they last.)


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CHECK THIS OUT:
Since 2009, when Sarah Sharp won The #1 Best Performing Jazz Band 2008 – 2009 in the  Austin 
Chronicle Music Poll (Austin Music Awards) singing with the Jitterbug Vipers, The Jitterbug 
Vipers and our members have placed high in the polls. 

In March ’14. The Jitterbug Vipers won #1 in four categories and placed in 12. 
Best Jazz Band: The Jitterbug Vipers: #1
Best Bass Players: Francie Meaux Jeaux #1
Best Drummer: Masumi Jones #1
Best Electric Guitar: Slim Richey #1
Best Acoustic Guitar: Slim Richey #3
Best Female Vocalist: Sarah Sharp # 3
Best Songwriter: Sarah Sharp: # 6
Band of the year: Jitterbug Vipers #5
Musician of the year: Slim Richey #6
Album of the year: Phoebe's Dream - Jitterbug Vipers #4
Song of the year: Stuff It - Phoebe's Dream - Jitterbug Vipers 
Best Producer: Sarah Sharp for Phoebe's Dream #3


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Check out  internet posts:

Great Radio Show from Houston. 
We played our best. Good interviewer, Bob Stevenson.
Live performance on Houston's KUHF http://t.co/H5Jww1l &#8232;
Videos to search out:
Jitterbug Vipers videos with Sarah.
New: Ain’t Nobody’s Business- Video by Jason Lawson at Hyde Park September
11, 2012.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=0bPm-CC7ihc#at=137


Here’s a video of the Jitterbug Vipers from December 2010.
http://www.balconytv.com/v/the-jitterbug-vipers
Viper Mad by The Jitterbug Vipers - Slim Richey on guitar. Sarah Sharp
sang and videoed. 
Meaux Jeaux on bass and Masumi on drums. &#8232;This was at the Elephant Room,
November 18, 
2011. I'm playing my 1938 Kalamazoo which I hadn't played on a gig in
almost 15 years. It 
plays and sounds great.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhbMPSbeBcY&feature=share
Most every Wednesday you can see Masumi Jones’s Jazz at Noon. Special Live
Streaming show 
every Wednesday. Location: 
http://www.facebook.com/l/sAQFdfO_F/www.lunchwithmasumi.com To see the
Jitterbug Vipers 
30 minute June performance go to: http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/15247728

Latest from the Kessler Theater in Dallas ~ 2012:
Minnie the Moocher .The Jitterbug Vipers. Dallas, Texas, March 10, 2012 at
the Kessler Theater. 
Recorded by Jeffrey Liles. http://www.youtube.com/watch?
NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=W7NfSvAJvAA

What a Little Moonlight Can Do (learned from Billie Holiday) & Ooo Shoo Be
Do Be. (This is an 
obscure Dizzy Gillespie tune. He actually sang it on the recording. I
think it’s super cool.) The 
Jitterbug Vipers. Dallas, Texas, March 10, 2012 at the Kessler Theater.
Recorded by Jeffrey 
Liles.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=F5qmG279nWI#!

Billie's Blues. Dallas, Texas, March 10, 2012 at the Kessler Theater.
Recorded by Kathleen 
Hughes and edited by Richard Jones.
http://www.youtube.c