Booking and Contact Information back to top
- Skip can accomodate any budget as he is experienced playing as a solo performer; as a duo, or full dance band ensemble. He can also provide sound re-enforcement for any size event.
- Send emails to: firstname.lastname@example.org
About Skip: The Long and Winding Road back to top
Skip & his group, The Spirit of New Orleans, play a smattering of the great rhythm and blues hits of the ’50s and ’60s, as well as some great pop & rock organ classics of the ’60s and ’70’s. Add to that a bonifide New Orleans piano boogie-woogie and the party follows!
Over the last 20 years, frontman Skip Jones has enjoyed working with such bands as:
Gig Calendar back to top
- Friday, June 11, 6:00 p.m.
- Peter Giri's Alliance Party Band (Pete Giri, Byron Case, Rick Markstrom, Lloyd Tolbert, Skip)
- Travelers Cove (Bayfront in Florence)
- Great Mexican Food and Dance Floor
- no cover
- Every Monday at 8pm
- Skip's Hammond B3 Sessions Jazz & Blues
- Doc's Pad (was Joggers, 7th & Willamette)
- No Cover
- Come dancing! We've been lucky; the best musicians in Eugene have been sitting-in with us! Featuring the fabulous: Kenny Reed, drums; Byron Case, guitar; Lloyd Tolbert, harmonica. You stay we play.
- Every Tuesday at 8pm
- Rooster Blues Jam - Eugene's longest running blues jam; THE ORIGINAL Eugene Blues Jam!
- Black Forest (some will recall this is where it started!)
- No Cover
- Byron Case and Skip alternate hosting duties. Drums and bass amp provided. Drummers need sticks. Bassists need axe + cord. Guitarists need all their stuff.
- Every Wednesday at 7:30pm
- Blues Bash Jam Session
- Quacker's Last Stop
- $2 for non-jammers
- Hosted by Ray McCauley. Drums and bass amp provided. Drummers need sticks. Bassists need axe + cord. Guitarists need all their stuff. House band is: Rick Markstrom, drums; Byron Case, bass; and Skip Jones, piano. Dancing encouraged!
Back-Line Rental back to top
Musical items available for rent • For more detail, contact Skip at email@example.com
- Hammond B3 organ with Leslie 122 speaker cabinet
- Fender Twin Reverb guitar amplifier
- Fender Rhodes 73 Stage Electric Piano
- Roland JC-120 Guitar Amplifier
- Tama Super-Star Drum Set
- Various PA and Sound Re-enforcement combinations