Then it is official – we are happy to announce that Louisiana Washboard Five will be in the soundtrack of episode 1 of Jupiter’s Legacy, a new TV-series with World Premiere on Netflix coming Friday, May 7. Tune in and check it out. You can see the Jupiter’s Legacy-trailer here. A video of our recording session of the featured melody, I’d Love It, can be seen here.
For those with a special interest in the historical origins of this music, it was originally recorded by McKinney & His Cotton Pickers in 1929, a super-band from this period that among others included Benny Carter, Coleman Hawkins and Don Redman (also the composer) on saxophones and Fats Waller on the piano.