Slim Bawb is a singer/songwriter, guitar, banjo, mandolin, dobro, bass, pedal steel player. Slim Bawb plays “swamp” music. His debut CD “Ghost Dawg” came out April 2005, “Hillbilly Fellini” in 2009 & the double CD “Calexiana” in 2011.. It was the RadioFreetexas.org CD of the month for January 2011. That album plus
“Boo Dan” (also 2011) won a Texas Music Academy “Gone to Texas” Award in 2012.
“Pardon Me” was released in June 2012. “Gristle & Guts” in June 2014.
“Ain’t My Monkey” was released November 2015 and was nominated for a Grammy as “Best Americana Album of the Year”. The latest album “Rooster” was released in November 2017 & also Nominated for an “Americana Album of the Year” for 2018.
“Slim Bawb is also leader/songwriter for the Sacramento based band “The Beer Dawgs” for 20 years. They were inducted into the Sacramento Area Music Hall of Fame (The Sammies) in 1998 & put out 10 CDs. The Beer Dawgs played their brand of Swamp/Rock/Blues 5 nights a week for those 20 years. (They play reunion shows once a year).
Bawb moved to Texas in 2006 & built Swamp Studio in an old shop on the property he & his wife bought in the country outside of Austin….They currently live in New Braunfels TX and have had a monthly residency at historic Gruene Hall for 4 years…
His bandmates “The Fabulous Stumpgrinders” feature Lil Howard Yeargan on accordion,
keyboards, harmonica & vocals & Ron Sherrod on drums & vocals. Bawb also plays pedal steel with Jordan Minor as well as being a former member of the “Chubby Knuckle Choir”.
New Braunfels, 78130 United States