Nobody does western swing these days like the Hot Club of Cowtown:
I’ve been a fan of theirs for awhile, though I haven’t seen them in Houston recently. For a clear demonstration of their instrumental chops, see this blazing rendition of “Digga Digga Do”, check out their other videos, and visit their webpage. Come play at the Mucky Duck again, y’all.
For an example of how a more traditional jazz trio tackles this song, here’s Ray Brown:
Piano, upright bass, and drums – it doesn’t get any more old school than that. If you can listen to that song without moving at least one part of your body in rhythm, you might want to schedule a visit with your doctor.