I would say Gordie MacKeeman, of Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys, is a virtoso fiddle player, except I need a more exhilarating word than that. He doesn’t just play at lightning speed, he plays with the fiddle under his arm while he is doing a thundering step dance. He plays standing on top of […]
Back on Stage 1, despite the sweltering heat Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys had the audience up and dancing. Read the original and entire article here.
Gordie MacKeeman and his Rhythm Boys may be no strangers to many British audiences, but you can never fail to appreciate the energy, prowess and feel good vibes that flow from their performance. The Canadian Maritimes are proudly represented by Gordie and his shows will be forever welcome over here. Read the original and […]
When Gordie MacKeeman’s website is crazylegs.ca what exactly are you in for? A fiddle fuelled, frenzied hootin’, tootin’, pickin’ and clickin’ old-time, that’s what. Sound like a mouthful? Exactly. First, at Four5Nine (1 March), we were transported by the axis of The Justin Walshe Folk Machine, in solo form, sailing on the fated General Grant […]
Canada’s Gordie McKeeman and His Rhythm Boys were last here three years ago. The act hasn’t changed much and it may be a case of “if it ain’t broke”. McKeeman is a master showman, playing fiddle behind his back, step dancing, and climbing onto the side of Thomas Webb’s bass to play a fiddle solo. Western swing, […]