Bogguss Teams With Benson for Swing Album

Suzy Bogguss has completed work on a new album featuring material written and/or popularized by Duke Ellington, Nat King Cole, Billie Holiday and Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks. Asleep at the Wheel leader Ray Benson produced the project, Swing, which places Bogguss in a musical setting steeped in Western swing and traditional jazz. Several current and former members of Asleep at the Wheel recorded the album with Bogguss at Benson’s studio in Austin, Texas. Swing, her first release for Compadre Records, is set for June 17 release. 04/09/03