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Aussie Spoon lady goes viral

Posted by: Neil Mitchell Program | 23 May, 2012 - 10:25 AM
Deb Spoons Perry

A talented Aussie spoon playing guru has taken the world by storm with her take on the smash hit Lonely Boy by the Black Keys.

On her website Deb 'Spoons' Perry writes she learnt basic percussion while at school, played in bands in Perth and then around the country.

"After being taught the spoons, she has developed her own entertaining and energetic approach when performing, playing on many parts of her body" the site says and we certainly agree!

Her version on Lonely Boy has reached almost 1-Million views on Youtube in less than a month!

Check out Deb 'Spoons' Perry rock 'n' rolling rendition here:


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Blog comments Your Say

  • Try playing spoons in different ways through the water. A slow, steady retrieval will cause a spoon to wobble gently through the water; while a fast, erratic retrieval will demand that the spoon be noticed, although such a brazen display of wanting to be eaten may scare off more timid trout and bass. And size also matters.

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  • Hi Neil, just listening to you today on da radio regarding 'Spoon Playing'. I play the spoons and always love to rattle them to music. I often play with musicians nearby and its just a hoot!!! By the way, I am one on those 'Spoon Players' on youtube....Philoaussie08. Regards and love your programe , best wishes Philomena

    Philomena Wednesday 23 May, 2012 - 5:15 PM

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