Jack Norton & The Fickel Shitts Play Schnickelfritz (Video, 2004)

In concert on stage at the Winona Art Center, time-lost troubadour Jack Norton recreates 1930s novelty music by local legend Freddie Fisher, as part of Schnickelfest 2004, with a band of Twin Cities stalwarts including the Southside Aces.

Jerry Modjeski‘s introductory historical narration describes Fisher’s performing life and success in Winona, St. Paul, Hollywood and Aspen, Colorado. Watch:

https://archive.org/details/SchnickleFest.2

 

Jerry

Thanks to Greg Carr for conversion; Kitty Norton, video; Wayne Modjeski, photos.

Advertisements

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

NoSpam

All comments are moderated. Spam won't show up here.
%d bloggers like this: