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Bop Shop Records is pleased to have the Crawdiddies 

Tuesday, June 19 8pm
Bop Shop Records 1460 Monroe ave.


Raedwald hails from Ithaca by way of Rochester NY. He plays traditional finger picking old time blues, rhythm and soul. Raed sings and plays a national resonator guitar in both piedmont and delta blues styles His influences include Missippi John Hurt, Hot Tuna, and Reverend Gary Davis. Throughout the past ten years he has performed regularly as a street musician (currently in downtown Ithaca) and booked live shows across the state . He has been with the Crawdiddies for a year and performed alongside washboard Dave for a decade. Check him out at Raedmusic.com or theCrawdiddies.com

Jay Chaffee has played bass for the last 30 years with multiple acts from Rochester New York. For the last 10 years Jay has been a fixture on the local Americana roots and blues music scene performing with Gordon munding ancient youth the Crawdiddies the lonely ones  The cotton Toe 3  and Genesee Johnny

Washboard Dave Paprocki

   Many years have passed since Dave took his first drum lesson. His first gig was in 1961 where he and the Paragons played for a backyard party. Since then, he’s performed with the Jesters, the knorks, the Howse, Spectrum, live oak, Chanks chank, the Genesee Jug Sliders, and Ancient Youth. After Joining the crawdiddies in 2011, he’s been with them ever since.   Dave also performs with a couple other combos around town, and shows-up at numerous open mike sessions.  Besides playing the washboard, he has been making “wall hung” boards. An upcoming show and sale is in the planning stages for this year, or early 2019                                                                                                                                                                          He is the proud winner of city newspaper’s 2012 “Rochester’s Best Busker” competition.

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