Category: Reviews

Review of “Sweet Dreams”

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Squeeze-bot ventures effortlessly between jazz, bluegrass, and rock genres.

Squeeze-bot Holiday Party Benefits Wayside Mission

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Squeeze-bot is a unique band that plays rock and roll on tuba, banjo, accordion, and a toy drum set. Yes, they are pretty awesome. The imaginative group of people behind this brainchild of an ensemble include Todd Hildreth on accordion, Mick Sullivan on banjo, Brandon Johnson on tuba, and Megan Samples on the toy drums. Over the winter Squeeze-bot will be playing […]

Squeeze-bot

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Available from CD Baby. A band comprised of banjo, tuba, accordion, and drums?!?! Man, I had to hear that! Then I looked to the song roster: covers of Monk, Boy George, Keith Jarrett, Aerosmith…what the hell was going on? Of course, the entire idea turned out to be as bizarrely cool as the very chutzpah to even try […]

From Sepiacord

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A quick review of this CD’s instrumentation (accordion, banjo, tuba, drums) should cue you in pretty fast that Louisville KY’s Squeeze-bot are not your average “pop” combo. As their name implies the accordion is the featured instrument for the group, which I’m all for. But there is a certain perkiness that comes with this bellowed […]

CD Review – LEO Weekly

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Even if you are as tired as I am of that overworked lineup of accordion, tuba, banjo and drums, you still need to see why Squeeze-bot stands head and shoulders above its competitors. Leader Todd Hildreth (accordion), Brandon Johnson (tuba), Mick Sullivan (banjo) and Jason Tiemann (drums) explode the cliches of the genre. Beginning with […]

From LEO Weekly

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From LEO Weekly: Squeeze-bot SELF-RELEASED BY MARTIN Z. KASDAN JR. Even if you are as tired as I am of that overworked lineup of accordion, tuba, banjo and drums, you still need to see why Squeeze-bot stands head and shoulders above its competitors. Leader Todd Hildreth (accordion), Brandon Johnson (tuba), Mick Sullivan (banjo) and Jason Tiemann […]