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Performer:

Slim Wilson is the guitar player in the Lubbock Lou and his Jughuggers jug-band. He debuted in episode 208 of The Muppet Show and appeared frequently not only as the band's lead singer, but also in duets with Lou.

Although the 1979 album Muppet Show Music Album credits "Henrietta's Wedding" to "Jerry and Lou" as an affection to the performers, Slim received his name in episode 322, riding Old Skyball Paint in a rodeo sketch. Although Slim was usually performed by Jerry Nelson, in this sketch, he was performed by Frank Oz.

He also appeared in a sketch with Floyd Pepper and Zoot in episode 413, where he was performed by Jim Henson. And in episode 516, he was performed by Steve Whitmire for the song "Friendship Train." Along with other jug-band members, Slim appeared as a Happiness Hotel resident in The Great Muppet Caper.

Appearances

  • The Muppet Show
    • Episode 208: Steve Martin
    • Episode 211: Dom DeLuise
    • Episode 212: Bernadette Peters
    • Episode 217: Julie Andrews
    • Episode 223: John Cleese
    • Episode 303: Roy Clark
    • Episode 322: Roy Rogers & Dale Evans
    • Episode 413: Dizzy Gillespie
    • Episode 420: Alan Arkin
    • Episode 501: Gene Kelly
    • Episode 516: Gladys Knight
    • Episode 521: Johnny Cash
  • The Great Muppet Caper
  • The Muppets Take Manhattan
  • The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years
  • Muppets Tonight
    • Episode 203: Heather Locklear

This article uses material from the "Slim Wilson" article on the Muppet wiki at Wikia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License.

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