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Newest DVD ($20)

Released August 2014

Recorded live at an old fashioned barn dance in Wisconsin. Approximately 1 hour and 20 min. of variety dance music. Lots of fiddle, steel guitar, and accordion!

($20) DVD

The Rhythm Playboys Live on the Mollie B Polka Party at the Media Entertainment Center

in 2012. 

Rhythm Playboys in

Las Vegas in 2011 recorded by RFD-TV. Features the band along special guest Karl Hartwich

of the Country Dutchmen on concertina. approximately 1 and a half hours. Features variety dance music and close up shots of the band and dancers as well. 

Rhythm Playboys

Live in

Las Vegas

The Las Vegas Years


This two hour DVD features the Rhythm Playboys at they have appeared in Las Vegas in the years 2005 through 2009. It features a variety of music including a circle two step. Sights of the city, close-ups of the musicians and dancers will keep your attention. Filmed on location at the Orleans Hotel and Casino at the Southwes Polka Party. Order yours today! ($20)


The Rhythm Playboys Live at Concordia Ballroom ($20) currently sold out

This 90 minute creatively filmed DVD captures the energy and enthusiasm brought to stage by the members of the Rhythm Playboys. You will be entertained by close up views of musicians and dancers alike. See and hear a variety of polka, waltz, traditional country, cajun, big band swing and fun fiddle hoedowns. Also included on this video are the waterfall mixer and the circle schottische. ORDER YOURS TODAY!

 Orville Dahl, Ryan Herman, Al Zastrow, Don Maug, Larry Janke


Now on DVD:

45th Anniversary Dancy Party of the

Rhythm Playboys DVD ($20) currently sold out

One Hour DVD taped by T.C.C.T.V. Channel 18 at the Midway Ballroom in Independence, WI in April 2003. Features the band and dancers and an interview with Ralph Herman, founding member of the band.

All DVD's $20.00

All CD's $15.00

All Cassettes $7.00

Recordings made in 2007 and before are available on CD and cassette. Newer recordings are on CD only.

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Osseo, WI 54758

Newest CD's

Road Show

 picture and song list coming soon


Rhythm Playboys 2013

 picture and song list coming soon

A Fantastic

Fifty Years

cd only 

1. Lady of the Lake (fiddle) 10. Dim Lights, Thick Smoke

2. Stat Lite Waltz

3. Don Maug's Harmonica Polka

4. Sing Me Back Home

5. Ragtime Annie (fiddle)

 6. Lapland Polka

7. Hank Williams Medley

8. Farmers Wedding Waltz

9. Walking In My sleep (fiddle)

11. El Rio Drive Polka

12. Flop Eared Mule (fiddle)

13. Walk Right Back

14. Step, Laddr Waltz (fiddle)

15. Life Turned Herm That Way

16. Sally Gooden (fiddle)

17 The Bottle Let Me Down

18.Foggy Mountain Breakdown (fiddle)

Fifty Years of the Rhythm Playboys 2009

Collector's Edition CD

1 Texas Rag - Introduction of the band

2 Listen to the Mocking Bird (fiddle)

3 Down by the Riverside (Traditional)

4 Ranger's Waltz (Fiddle/accordion)

5 Ping Pong Polka

6 Cass County Blue (Western swing)

7 When it's Springtime in the Rockie

8. Under the Double Eagle

9 Evergreen Waltz (Banjo/fiddle)

10 Lonesome Fugitive

11 Cindy (Fiddle hoedown

12 Coming Through the Rye (Tradiona flying dutchmen-accordion)

13 Irish Girl Polka (Keyboard/shaking bellows accordion)

14 Wilson's Clog (Traditional fiddle tune)

15 Let the Cowboy Dance

16 Boil Them Cabbage Down 

A Tribute to Ralph Herman. 

Through the Years 2008    on cd only

1. Circle Two-Step

2. Three Yanks Polka

3. Honey Bee Waltz

4. Musicians Come & Play Polka

5. Sailor's Waltz

6. Old Pappy Time

7. Dakota Waltz

8. Dick's Polka

9. Swiss Boy Waltz

10. Silver Haired Daddy of Mine 

11. Susie Polka

12. Caller's Waltz

13. baby Doll Polka

14. Overshoe Landler

15. Rhythm Playboys Polka

16. At the Spring Waltz

17. Blue Hawaii

18. It Took Me All Night Waltz

19. Ooo La La Polka

20. Bunda Waltz

21. Helse Dem Darhema

22. Rockin Rhythm Polka

23. Old Time Waltz Medley

24. The Last Waltz

25. Ya'll Come

This CD was Voted Wisconsin Polka Music 2009 Recording of the the Year!

Rhythm Playboys Play Las Vegas 2007. cd or cassette

1. Black Mountain Rag (fiddle hoedown)

2. Old time Waltz Medley

3. Keys in the Mailbox

4. Clarinet Polka

5. Faded Love (fiddle instrumental) 

6. Life in the Finish Woods (3 accordions)

7. You Are My Sunshine

8. Old Fashioned Circle Two-step

 9. Stand Beside Me

10. Polish Lullaby Waltz

11. Maiden's Prayer (fiddle)

12. Twelfth Street Rag

Songs of Yesterday 2003. cd or cassette

1. Adobe Hacienda

2. Three Yanks Polka

3. Walking The Floor Over You

4. Step Ladder Waltz

5. Ring Dance Mazurka

6. Ooo La La Polka 

7. Sing Your Way Home​

8. Dick's Polka (two accordions)

9. Jimmy Brown the News Boy

10. Wildwood Flower

11. Are You Teasing Me

12. Mericean Waltz

For The Fans We Love 2003. cd or cassette

1. Musicians Come and Play Polka

2. Silver Dew on the Blue Grass

3. Dutchmen's Waltz

4. I'll Go Back To Her

5. New Ulm Waltz

6. Waltz Across Texas

7. Beer Barrel Polka

8. Heart Over Mind

9. Bring Back My Heart Waltz

10. Big Boquet of Roses

11. Sit By My Side Little Darling

12. Hey Good Looking

Live and on Tour 2002. cd or cassete

1. Owl Waltz

2. Deepening Snow

3. Hello Walls

4. Tinker Polka

5. Let Old Mother Nature Have Her Way

6. Blue Hawaii

7. Trust Me Darling Waltz

8. Silver Haired Daddy of Mine

9. Helena Polka

10. Black River Waltz

11. Somewhere Between

12. Ring of Fire

Ya'll Come 2002. cd or cassette

1. Ya'll Come

2. Sailor's Waltz

3. City Lights

4. Redhead Polka

5. Don't Sqeeze My Charmin

6. He'll Have to Go

7. Turkey in the Straw

8. Snowflake Waltz

9. Slippin Around

10. The West a Nest & You Dear

11. Little Red Wagon

12. The Last Waltz

Your Requests 2001. cd or cassette

1. She inks I Still Care

2. Green Grove Polka

3. Dust on Mother's Bible

4. In the Mood

5. The Way it was in '51

6. Golden Slippers

7. Hank Williams Medley

8. It Took Me all Night to get Home Last Night

9. Music Box Dancer

10. Rockin Rhythm Polka

11. Diggy Liggy Lo

12. Concertina Waltz

Echoes in the Hills 2001. cd or cassette

1. Echoes in the Hills

2. My Shoes Keep Walking Back to You

3. Pretty Dancing Girl

4. Tiny Bubbles

5. Corina, Corina

6. Satisfies Mind

7. I Threw Away the Rose

8. Old Pappy Time

9. Peak a Boo Waltz

10. Liberty Breakdown

11. Murder on Music Row

12. Midnight Waltz

CHRISTMAS with the Rhythm Playboys 2001 cd or cassette

1. Jingle Bells

2. Blue Christmas Tree

3. Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

4. Away in a Manger

5. Santa Claus is Coming to Town

6. What a Merry Christmas This Would Be

7. Santa Looks a lot Like Daddy

8. Christmas IsIand

9. Banjo Christmas Bells

10. Walkin in a Winter Wonderland

11. All I want for Christmas is You

12. Silver Bells

Playboy Favorites 1997 only on cassette tape

1. Ellen Polka

2. Never Alone Waltz

3. Pride

4. Ragtime Annie

5. Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain

6. Ten Pretty Girls Schottische

7. Oh Ginny Lover Me Tonight

8. Dakota Waltz

9. Banjo Polka

10. Send Me the Pillow That You Dream On

11. If You Call Everybody Darling

12. Flop Eared Mule

 13. Walking In My Sleep

14. Last Waltz

40th Anniversary Edition 1997. only on cassette tape

1. Home Coming Waltz

2. Susie Polka

3. Saturday Night Waltz

4. Two Different Worlds

5. Banjo Schottische

6. Tennessee Wagoner

7. Heartaches by the Number

8. Caller's Waltz

9. Over the Waves

10. Great Speakled Bird

11. Minnesota Medley Polka

12. Put your Arms Around Me Honey

13. Patches

Best of the Rhythm Playboys 1997 only on cassette tape

Hootenanny Saturday Night 1964. only on cassette tape

Overshoe Landler

I Wanna Be You Love

Crazy Arms

Two O ' Clock Polka

Dicks Polka

Nobody Knows

Snow Flake Waltz

Twistin Polka Style 1962. only on cassette tape

Carribean Polka

Lou's Waltz

Turn Around

Echo Schottische

Wednesday Night Waltz

Moonlight Waltz

When Luther Played the Boogie


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