This is it, then. After nearly 17 years and more than 50 members, the Asylum Street Spankers are folding up their all-acoustic shop for good, but not before one last Houston tussle with that demon electricity on the "Spanks for Everything!" farewell tour. However many Spankers were onstage (it's seven now), the group displayed a remarkable versatility in its music, where ragtime, Tin Pan Alley, gypsy jazz, country blues and "secular gospel" — the theme of the Spankers' most recent... More >>>