Original 50's Boogie Kings To Perform at Lopstock #7
Published August 23, 2008
Mark your calendar for Saturday, Oct.
18 - when from 2:00 p.m. until dark the band
will entertain guests at Lop's Camp in Eunice (North St.
Mary - off Hwy. 190 East at Perry Pitre Ford - watch for
signs). Go North on St Mary for a mile or less. Lop's
camp is on the left.
Special Guests include Sound by Wille "T" & Gloria.
B.Y.O.B., snacks and lawn chairs, etc. $5.00
donation appreciated. Please tell family and friends.
FAQ: Did Dub Dugas play
with the Original 50's Boogie Kings?
Dub provided this response: I was never a member of
the Boogie Kings. When the Boogie Kings split up, some
of the original ones joined our Band, the "Swing
Kings". In the early 90's, musicians from several bands
(including the Swing Kings) were inducted into the
Louisiana Hall of Fame as "Boogie Kings". Their first
goal was to label each one according to the "band" that
they played with, but after gaining knowledge of the
real world, they realized that most musicians had played
with several bands. Therefore, they gave up and decided
to induct all these (including myself) as "Boogie
Footnote: Yes, Dub plans to play with the "Original 50's Boogie
Kings" that afternoon as he has for the past six years.