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The Lone Sharks

Style: Western Swing, Louisiana Boogie, Rockabilly, Honky-Tonk, Jump Blues.
Formed: 1989
Stomping grounds: Long Island, New York

The Lone Sharks are a very popular "East-End" Long Island band, playing a rich mixture of American Roots music: Western Swing, Louisiana Boogie, Rockabilly, Honky-Tonk and Jump Blues. The band has a very successful CD with 9 original tunes in these genres. Their following is large and loyal. To quote a recent article written about them: "When the Lone Sharks play, people dance. Like crazy. All night. So hard and hot that the waitress has to turn down the thermostat."

Band Members:

Gene Casey - Lead Vocals, Guitar
Chris Ripley - Drums, Vocals
Andy Burton - Keyboards, Vocals
Mike Saccoliti - Bass

Contact Address:

Band: 1458 Sagg Road, Sag Harbor, NY 11963.
Phone: 516-725-7989
E-mail: Gene@lonesharks.com (Band Leader)
Web: http://www.lonesharks.com



Discography:

 
Fire, Theft & Casualty Lone Sharks Music™ Copyright © 1997 LSCD001

Other Notes:

Newsday, CD Review, 3/98 LI Voice CD Review, 2/98 Newsday/Nightbeat, Band Review, 5/99 (Front Page) Blue Suede News, Band Review, Issue #44 BOP, CD Review, Issue #11 Rootstown Review (Belgium), CD Review, 2/99.

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