It is the music of the 1920s and 1930s. Boogie Woogie. Born from the need to have up-tempo songs for dance parties. Traditional jazz did not fit exactly.
The transatlantic diablog was on location at Klosterkapelle, Cologne, as German band Wimmers Boogie Trio played a few classics to an enthusiastic crowd of music lovers.
The band: Jens Wimmers (piano and vocals), Alex Spengler (bass) and Flo Fischer on the drums.
More about that:
The band’s website [in German]