This one wasn’t even close…
Lionel Hampton: 13
The Treniers: 3
I was kind of partial to The Treniers, mostly for the Chicago connection and the fancy footwork. I mean, check this out:
Maybe I shouldn’t have told you to ignore the video, although the one that went with the Hampton version was so good, the Treniers might have been shut out.
Well, congratulations to Lionel Hampton and his Orchestra, and a pat on the back for the Treniers.
Our next Battle of the Bands will be a week from Monday. No idea what it’ll be yet, but hope you join me!