I perform mainly 60's, 70's and 80's country, originals and a mix of other genres as well. I engage and interact with the audience and generally have a good time.
Price Range: Gigs vary, but mostly $200.00 and up.
Gig Length: 60 - 180 minutes
What to Expect
When you come to my concert, you get an appropriately dressed singer, playing a wireless Ovation guitar behind a mic (or using a wireless mic). You get a professional quality vocalist and guitarist who sings, tells jokes and stories, takes requests (if I know them), and generally interacts well with the audience.
I come from a family of talented musicians. My uncles sang barbershop, my dad played the fiddle and my mom sang. Each of us six kids inherited their gifts to some extent.
Aside from lead vocal, I've been playing guitar and singing harmonies since my middle teens.
I developed my style playing with "The Noble Bros." band during the 80's and 90's. Our high point was in 1986 when we were on the Nashville Networks "You Can Be A Star", hosted by Jim Ed Brown. We won our daily competition for that week!
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I Have a wonderful daughter and have been married to my beautiful wife, Barbara, for over 11 years. Barb and I sing at several churches and nursing homes in the area, and she in my biggest supporter as I pursue the entertainment industry full time.
Additional Booking Notes
110 v. electrical supply.
Country Roads- Mamma Tried- Long Black Train- I Told You So- My Kinda Girl- Dumas Walker- She Never Knew Me- Three Wooden Crosses- Walk Softly- Homeward Bound- Keep Your Hands To Yourself- If- Folsom Prison Blues- Pink Cadillac- Feed Jake- Black Sheep Of The Family- Pass Me By- The Old Home Place- Everything I Own
Just to give you a rounded view. I have at least 4 hours + of music I can do.
Plus I several original songs in the country and Christian genres.
Depending on the event, I can do a lot of gospel as well.
Influences & Inspiration
Growing up in the 1960's, 70's, and listening to country music, my influences were Merle Haggard, George Jones, Statler Bros., etc., and I still sing a lot of that material today. I also sing various selections from other genres, such as Simon & Garfunkel, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bruce Springsteen, etc..
I have my own quality PA system.
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