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New York City's Tom Petty Tribute Band
COMING TO NYC VENUES & EVENTS THIS FALL!!
PHOTOGRAPHY PAGE - Michael Cohen Images
Bargain's Latest CD!
Than You Bargained For
OR TO GET
GEARJAMMERS BAND '08
GJB Tracks: Live at Old 76
House, Tappan NY -
Atlanta Blues &
Downtown Atlanta - Woodruff Park - '07
Pictures of Chubby Carrier's performance
at the Bucks Co. Blues Society's Annual R&B Picnic
Show and a great time was had by all on
Sat. July 15th, 2006
Co. Blues Society
Annual R&B Picnic
Chubby Carrier (Alligator Records),
Bryan Lee & Michael Powers
Click to view
HARD BARGAIN SINGLE!
On A Time Bomb
pic to enlarge
on theNEW CD
the SONG HERE
out Christo's The
HUDSON BRIDGE: A Portrait
the Cutting Room - NYC
at Roosevelt Stadium,
City, NJ opening for Ambrosia back in 2004 - pics HERE!
Photos from the
CHECK OUT MY OLD PHOTOGRAPHY SITE:
HARD BARGAIN appeared at the
MELVIN SPARKS, LITTLE SAMMY DAVIS & others!
the great Bobby Blue" Bland and Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown
and caught their acts. See photos I took of Clarence!
and it's goooood!
available at CDBaby.com
want one! Read a REVIEW.
photos of us at work!
Here's a sample
mp3 from the CD!
Flash thing from the offspring...
10 in about a year !!
Check out the SLIDE SHOWS:
Click here for an OUT-of-THiS-WORLD cruise!
GOES OUT TO ALL THE FAMILIES & FRIENDS WHO LOST LOVED ONES
THE BARBARIC WORLD TRADE CENTER ATTACK.
In memory of
those who perished
the sleep of
innocence is over...
"Tramp" in streaming audio
(Windows Media Player) of
by thebassguy, now on streaming audio!
thebassguy's LINK to the Beatles:
I have recently
learned that the Hammond organ I played on my song
Blues Than I Can Use"
was often used by John Lennon when he recorded
at The Record Plant,
here in NYC. How's that for a million degrees of
By the way, if
knows how much Beatles autographs go for let me
thebassguy featured on
of the Day
Another Track of the Day at
Bargain's NEW original tune
IT'S MY TIME
Track-of-the-Day , featured on 11/22/02!
Bargain's 7th! In fact of 7 tracks submitted,
have been chosen.
7 songs are ALL on the 11-song CD!
Bargain's version of thebassguy's original,
BLUES THAN I CAN USE
OF THE DAY on 9/28/02!
Back in 2000
own version of the
I guess it's a good song!
Bargain's version of
Track-of-the-Day on 1/11/02! Hard Bargain's 5th!
Bargain's remake of the Bobby Bland tune
Wouldn't Treat A Dog
Track-of-the-Day on 11/27/01!
Shoulda Been Me recorded in
'96 by the Juke House Kings was chosen by
users at the
to be Track of the Day on 11/20/01.
remake of Tramp
was featured 11/8/01 as
our signature track on
Kings' version of the classic Ray Charles tune, I
Got a Woman, was
on 10/9/01 at
the sixth TOD for thebassguy and the second for JHK!
remake of Pretty Woman Blues,
was featured on 7/6 as Track of the Day in their Blues category.
FIFTH time a song featuring thebassguy has been featured since
Bargain's rendition of that ol' blues chestnut Worried
featured on Monday 2/26.For months, the song has been in the Top 20,
as of 6/13,
was #5 in the blues category,out of thousands of blues
In March, the
was rated # 48 overall (out of over 40,000!) based on reviews
listeners. Unfortunately, because the song was a remake, it has been
from garageband.com, but only after countless reviews and many months
the featured track list. The mp3 file is still available at the
2/18 garageband.com featured as
the JUKE HOUSE KINGS recording of "Call
back in early '95.
the song, "Funky
an original Big Carl recording was Track of the Day
Christmas Eve Day 2000, thebassguy's
Blues Than I Can Use"
also featured as Track of the Day.
quite a run in the charts too for a while!
TOO SHABBY, eh?? You can check em out by going to
to all the members who voted for the tunes...you have great taste!!
I have all 4 Beatles autographs in ink on the front of a photograph.
anyone with any
idea what it might be worth these days, email me and DO TELL!
is NOT my "homepage"...but more of a directory page thang.......
the HOMEPAGE thang
JUST CLICK THE
or check out
CLUBS, PARTIES or wherever hot soul,
& R&B are needed!
own "It's My Time"
#17 on the Garageband.com Blues charts!
In 2002, HB appeared
with Judy Collins,
Brothers and more...at the ROXY!
to the firefighters, including Governor Pataki!
SOME OLD GIG PHOTOS a
By Jayne Wallace
BARGAIN's debutCD IS NOW AVAILABLE at CDBaby.com!
photos of us RECORDING IT!
The group has had
7 recordings chosen as Blues Tracks-of-the-Day on
You can read some reviews
BARGAIN GIGS listed here.
Also a big Welcome to our newest bandmember:
Falcone on Lead Guitar
Hard Bargain Video! Here's
video to come!
some older PHOTOS
from our gigs in NYC. ENJOY!
Bargain will be appearing at the LIZARD LOUNGE on July 8th!
group has played at The Cotton Club, Le Bar Bat, The Roxy,
2000&2 Festival, Stanhope House,
Bitter End, Triad Lounge,
Desmonds Tavern, Tribeca Blues
other great NYC & NJ clubs.
always looking for new venues and we're willing to
for the right opportunities (festivals, opening act slots, money, etc)
MISS THE FIREWORKS....JUST
click AND IMAGINE
for the curious.........
to fellow musicians and sailors...) please keep
others have written
secret SOLO recordings
are still available
your listening pleasure. (They're just some ramblings from my
I call em the "Unemployment Tapes"
I was between jobs when I had the time to record em. I play all
and do all vocals on these covers. ) Good luck, it's not always pretty!
content....thebassguy's NOT SO recently added web shtuff
1st website creation.....posted 9/00.....the
son-of-the-bassguy's site now
work in progress from the G-Man! Here's
of his LATEST artwork.....!
ALSO - IF YOU
THINK SOME OF MY COLLECTED ANIMATED ITEMS ARE COOOL AND WOULD
proceed to my HOME PAGE Thang,
TO SEE MY CURRENT COLLECTION, all at once on one page, (a
strange experience!) VISIT
THE ANIMATIONS PAGE!
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