This Saturday, Bear & Robert (yup me & Cindy) are playing 2-count’em 2!! Gigs-
First gig is at the Floral City Heritage Days in downtown Floral City, FL. We play there from 1-2 pm.
Then, we head down to our favorite coffeehouse on the west coast of Florida, the Oasis Coffee Spot (9213 Little Rd., New Port Richey, FL 34654 (727) 869-1239) starting at 7:30 pm. Following us at Oasis is Jerry Galanti, well worth checking out!
Saturday, August 26th, Cindy Bear and I will be performing at Oasis Coffee Spot (9213 Little Rd., Port Richey, FL) from 7:30 to 8:30 pm, with Alliance Fusion following us shortly thereafter… hope to see you there!!!
This week, I’m playing TWO shows during the week!
Wednesday night, I’ll be playing with Cindy Bear as Bear & Robert at the Mudville Music Room (3105 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville) as part of the North Florida Folk Network’s Monthly Local Artist Showcase (also featuring the New Moon Ramblers and The Conners Project) Show starts at 7:30, with a $5 cover charge (goes to the artists!)
Thursday, Black Water Swamp Band rolls into Dee’s Music Bar (2141 Loch Rane Blvd., Orange Park, FL) from 6-10 pm… yes, it’s a somewhat early gig! Come enjoy a great bike night, some great blues and classic rock, and even a video shoot! So come on down and boogie with the band!
Hope to see your smiling faces this week!
I’ll be playing with Black Water Swamp Band at Dicks Wings Lakewood (1610 University Blvd W, Jacksonville, FL) from 7-11 pm-come on out and get your dose of blues, classic rock and swamp music along with your wings!!! See you there!
This Sunday night (Sept. 25th), I’ll be the featured artist at Whiskey Jax (10915 Baymeadows Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32256) playing with Mojo Roux from 7:30 to 10:30 pm. Come on down and get your fill of blues, r&b, and great food! Don’t be late, it’s gonna be great!
It’s the Last Shuffle gig for FRBT at San Ann Liquors (aka Ralph’s, 32625 FL-52, San Antonio, FL) from 7-10pm, or whenever they decide to tell us to stop… David Simmons on drums and Larry Powell on bass, and who all knows who might sit in tonight-it’s a celebration of what this band has been over the last 6 years, so come on out and let’s send this off in style!! Thanks again for all your support over the years!
Alrighty, for one night only, and one last time-We’re playing at the Fishermans Shack (14519 Old Dixie Highway, Hudson, FL) from 8-12pm (or when the cows come home!) Join myself, David Simmons on drums, and Larry Powell on bass as we do one final Shak Attak before I shuffle off to Jacksonville-we start at 8, don’t be late, it’s gonna be great!!!
It’s with a bittersweet note that I announce that Franc Robert & the Boxcar Tourists have reached the end of the line, and it’s time to hop off the train… So let’s send this off in style!!! Our last 2 shows will be Friday Aug. 12th at the Fisherman’s Shack (14519 Old Dixie Hwy., Hudson, FL) and Friday Aug. 19th at San Ann Liquors (aka Ralph’s Place), both at their usual times… I hereby invite all friends of the band, musicians who have been a part of this crazy ride, and anyone else interested to please come out and celebrate what this band has managed to do in the course of 6 years, hundreds of gigs, and cases of PBR… hope to see you there!!!
Alrighty, this weekend, it’s Bear & Robert, taking the stage at SweatFest 2-we’re on at 9:15 pm on Saturday, July 23rd… it’s at The Farm (19234 Lake Lindsey Rd., Brooksville, FL) there will be a potluck, and lots of great original music, so come on up or down (depending on which way you’re coming from!) it’s gonna be a great time!!