Hipster Daddy-O as well as the Handgrenades began their trip to be anarchist swing experts in Tuscon in 1997. The music group members, business lead vocalist and guitarist Mike Edward, bassist Ty Lebsack, drummer Daryl Seymore, sax participant Mr. Tidy Paws, trombonist Andrew “The Boozeman” Skaggs and trumpeter Give Lange shaped their music group just half a year before that they had their 1st headlining show, in the Az Music Honours, where these were the only music group to gain a standing up ovation. Their reputation in Az continued, making use of their earning awards for Greatest Swing Band, Greatest Live Display and Best Outfitted Music group in 1998. Term of the music group quickly spread beyond the desert, nevertheless, and the music group was authorized by golf swing/ska label Slimstyle Information, who released their 1st album, Equipped & Swingin’ in 1997. Their follow-up recording with Slimstyle, Diesel, was credited in nov 2000.