The Pacific Northwest

NEXT GIG
Saturday October 16th  8-10 pm  Easy Monkey Taphouse Shoreline
We'll feature Joseph Barton on guitar 
Dan Bode is back in the Northwest for just one week

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MULE KICK

 We Sing.     We Play.     You Dance. 

Jump, Swing, Soul, Americana, Blues, Funk, Gospel, Rockabilly, Boogie

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A few moments from the debut of Mule Kick at The Easy Monkey Taphouse.  Explore the site, watch, and share the videos that you love the most.

ON STAGE ANTICS

Rick playing Chester Dennis Jones guitar solo

Junco Partner

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I WANT YOU TO BE MY BABY

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Mule Kick debut at the Easy Monky Taphouse 5-May-2018

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PUSH PUSH/ALL BECAUSE

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A little funk inspired by Herbie Mann and Al Green

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SIX DAYS ON THE ROAD

harp solo

A quick excerpt

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JUNCO PARTNER INTRO

Harp and vocal

A little touch of New Orleans 2nd line

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MEAN HEARTED WOMAN

Chester Dennis Jones original

Chester Dennisn Jones on guitar;  Dan playing harp through an organ effect

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NOBODY'S FAULT BUT MINE

A traditional tune covered by 
Nina Simone, Paul Butterfield, and many others

Intro and harp solo

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NOBODY'S FAULT BUT MINE

Chester Dennis Jones guitar solo

The Easy Monkey Taphouse 5-May-2018

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MULE KICK BIO

Mule Kick brings together the rhythm section of Rick Jacobson and Keith Bakke from Seattle's highly awarded Wired! Band, Cleveland's harp player and vocalist Dan Bode, and guitarist Chester Dennis Jones, a 40 year journeyman on Seattle's scene.

Dan arrived the Pacific Northwest 2 years ago, bringing 45 years of on stage experience.  His Northeast Ohio bands, The Rumble, MoKo BoVo and Lingua covered a range of rockabilly, swing, jump and blues to more experimental funk , jazz, spoken word and live improvised sound tracks to silent films.  MoKo BoVo achieved regional notoriety and some airplay on a few NPR stations.  Including his deep blues group, Mean Old World, in Birmingham England, Dan’s bands have released 6 albums, and he has played on a few others as guest sideman.

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