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Been Awhile… But things are percolating…

I know it’s been awhile since I posted any sort of updates, but with moving to Jacksonville and all, it’s taken a bit of time to get settled in and moving forward with the music again. That said, here’s a couple updates:

Bear & Robert (myself and Cindy Bear) are playing together this weekend! Tomorrow morning (Saturday Nov. 19th) at the Riverside Arts Market (95 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville, FL) from 10:30 to 11:30 am. come on out and say hi, and listen to our folk-blues brew!

Sunday, we’re headed down to the Farm in Brooksville, FL (19234 Lake Lindsey Rd, Brooksville, Florida) for the Florida Music Food Initiative-we’re playing from 2:30 to 3pm, and helping to replenish food banks across Florida. Please bring some canned goods to donate for this worthy cause!

A NEW band is in the works, and hopefully will be gigging in the New Year, so keep an eye on this space for more news!


This Weekend’s Gigs-June 17th, 18th, 19th, 2016

Busy weekend dead ahead, so hang on as we run through it!!!

TONIGHT-we’re at San Ann Liquors (25053 SR 52, San Antonio, FL) from 7-10pm, playing our usual crazy mix of blues, acoustic and danceable fun music, with David Simmons on the drum throne and Larry Powell holding down the low end as usual, and myslf all set for 6 string duty… always a great time at San Ann!!!

SATURDAY-we return to Upper Deck (5348 Darlene Street, Weeki Wachee FL) from 8-12 pm. Same crew as Friday night, with the added bonus of flirting mermaids!

SUNDAY-Cindy Bear and myself will be playing a special Fathers Day Concert, along with Rick Randlett and Cassie Keenum at the High Springs Museum (110 NW 1st Avenue, High Springs FL) from 2-4 pm. Acoustic blues is the order of the day, along with a “Taste Of The Town” and too many other great happenings. The concert will be from 2-4 pm, and it’s FREE, but limited seating, so get there early!

Hope to see your smiling faces this weekend!!!


This Weekends Gigs-Oct. 23rd & 24th, 2015

Time for the Weekend Update-Yeehaw!!!

Tonight, we’re at Springers Saloon (6408 Rowan Rd., New Port Rchey, FL) from 7-11pm. Join myself, David Simmons on drums (back from his vacation!) and Larry Powell on bass as we bend some strings and hit some things to make the music swing!

Saturday, we’re at a new place Kevin’s Way Station (14445 Ponce DeLeon Blvd., Brooksville, FL) for an afternoon show, from 1-5pm. Everybody up that way, come on out as we rock out those blues for youse!!!

Hope to see your smiling faces this weekend!!


“Goin Down To Florida” featured on Blues 411’s Baker’s Dozen!


Today on A Baker’s Dozen of Blues, ChefJimi Patricola throws the spotlight on blues artists that aren’t well known, but should be-to quote-

Our Amuse Bouche this week is ‘Under The Radar- Part 2”. We like to feature some artists who might not be well known to the general public, but should be. These bands are putting out high quality music and by you hanging with us you can have a step on all the other folks who still don’t know about them. Hope you enjoy their music and support them in any way possible.

“Cheap Cadillac” is the tune Jimi is featuring from us today-Woohoo!

You can catch the show here (and the great Blues411 website too!)

Thanks Jimi!

This Weekend’s Gigs-June 27th & 28th, 2015

Once again, time for your weekend Gig Update… (insert typewriter sounds here)

Saturday, we’re at the Fisherman’s Shack (14519 Old Dixie Hwy, Hudson FL) from 8-12 pm. Join myself, David Simmons on drums and Larry Powell on bass as we rock them blues for youse!!! Even better, you never know who just might show up-it IS one of those places that’s never the same twice!!

Sunday, we head on over to The Crab Shack (5430 Baylea Ave. Port Richey) from 4-8 pm. Same crew as Saturday, playing the blues by the Cotee River!!!

Hope to see your smiling faces this weekend!!!


This Weekend’s Gigs-June 19th-20th, 2015

Alrighty, time for the weekend gig update!!!

Tonight, we’re at Ralph’s aka San Ann Liquors (32625 State Rte 52, San Antonio, FL) from 6-9pm. Join myself, David Simmons on drums and Larry Powell on bass as we rock them blues for youse!!!

Tomorrow, I’m playing solo at The Farm (19234 Lake Lindsey Rd, Brooksville, Florida) as part of the 1st annual SweatFest! The fun starts in the middle of the afternoon, and really kicks into gear about 4:30. I’ll be playing from 8:30-9:00 pm, followed by a dance-off, and many more great musicians! Come early, stay late, and have a good time!!!