THE FOLKS AT VINTAGE ROCK MAGAZINE HAVE DONE JRS PROUD WITH A FEATURE THAT SPREADS OVER 6 PAGES !
THERE’S A FEW EXTRA PICCYS HERE N THERE THROUGHOUT TOO , PLUS OTHER GREAT ARTICLES ON THE GREATS OF R&R !!
GET IT …NOW !!
Dazza our long time bassman has decided to take time out seein as he’s expecting his first baby ! We wish him well & had a great send off at The Blues Kitchen , Camden over Easter .
We now welcome NICO SCERRI to the band . Former KNOCKSVILLE founder & frontman , he brings youth & energy to the band as well as being a great versatile Bass player !
On board from now on , catch his first gigs in Ireland at the end of May .
Sadly Paul ” Mojo ” Scoulding has had to leave the band due to personal stuff . He’ll be carrying on with his own band The Mojo Kings & popping up now & then back with JRS as our first reserve . We wish him well !!
Our NEW guitarist will be PAUL GASKIN – Paul has a excellent pedigree having played with Dave Phillips for many years & as resident guitarist in the Hemsby house band . He’s an accomplished player & has played with just about anyone worth playing with , & we’re excited to have him on board ! Catch his first gig in Bournemouth on 14th March !
CHECK OUT OUR LATEST VIDEO FOR 10LB OF SAD ( IN A 5LB BAG ) , TAKEN FROM THE “WON’T STAY DOWN’ ALBUM –
JR$ HAD AN AMAZING TIME IN CALIFORNIA FOR THIS TOP FESTIVAL . STAGED IN THE GROUNDS OF THE QUEEN MARY SHIP , THE PLACE WAS ROCKIN WITH TOP MUSIC & BUZZING FROM THE HUM OF A TATTOO GUN ! IN A SHORT BUT WELL PACKED TRIP THE GUYS MADE NEW FRIENDS & NEW FANS IN THE USA !! BIG THANKS TO JONNY BOWLER WHO PLAYED BASS FOR US ( TOP FELLA & PLAYER !! ) & TO ALL INVOLVED ESPECIALLY JAMES HARDING . A PLEASURE MEETING UP WITH DANNY B HARVEY , THE BATMOBILE LADS & COUSIN LLOYD BUTFOY WHO PUT US UP , FED US & DROVE US ABOUT !!! HOPEFULLY WE’LL BE BACK AGAIN SOON …SEE Y’ALL THEN !!
2014 & a exciting year ahead !!!
Our album ” Won’t Stay Down ” has received some great reviews in the Rock n Roll press as well as some amazing ones online , check these links & read on ….
Keep an eye on our gig guide for lots of Euro dates as well as some great UK gigs & for a special gig overseas in the summer !!
SATURDAY 21st DEC – WE’RE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE OUR LAUNCH GIG AT THE WATER RATS , GRAYS INN RD , KINGS X , LONDON .
7pm – 12pm – ONLY £6 on the Door / HOST DJ – LITTLE CARL – SPECIAL GUEST DJ – VIRGIL HOWE ( LITTLE BARRIE )
WE WILL BE SELLING THE NEW CD & OUR NEW DESIGN T SHIRTS , PLUS A FEW OTHER GOODIES
IT’S ONLY 5 MIN WALK FROM KINGS X / ST PANCRAS TUBE .
JR$ – WON’T STAY DOWN
OUT NOW ON DVD …..
FEATURING 2 TRACKS FROM JRS , ORDER YOURS HERE – http://www.bettiepagemovie.com/index.php
Great new book from Western star – ” The first 10 years ” . Packed with photos from every western star session , so expect lots from JRS ! available from – www.western-star.co.uk