July 6, 2012 12:00 AM

Agile, mobile and hostile: Andre Williams shakes up the RecordBar

"Bacon Fat," a novelty record released in 1957, is an obscure single treasured by obsessive fans of raunchy R&B. The lively rendition of the song performed by Andre Williams at the RecordBar on Friday didn't require a thorough knowledge of music history to be appreciated. It was only one highlight of an engaging appearance that appealed to both casual carousers and dedicated musicologists.

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