MUSIC JULY 14: Dave B & The Hotshots

Dave Birkin is a Waltham resident who plays saxophone and flute, and sings with his band of Hot Shots. This 5 piece group performing authentic interpretations of vintage R&B Jump Blues/New Orleans music from the late ’40s through the mid ’60s, was formed in the early ’90s and retains three of its original members, Dave Birkin – sax/vocals, Mark Shelford – guitar/vocal, and Ken Steiner – acoustic bass/vocal. The current line up also includes Richard Malcolm – drums, and Jim Heffernan – keys.

Dave B and the Hotshots at Reverb Nation website