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Drummer for 30 years played in Deep Ellum and Dallas West End in the late 80's
Worked in Original music band also in the late 80's
Took some time off to raise a family
I was in Pi4VI a jazz/blues band for the three years (2010-2013)
l also played for the local Swing Band for 5 years.
Vinyl Revue is my latest band, classic rock from the 60 thru the 80's. I drum & sing back up vocals and a few lead vocals in this group.
I also currently play in the band Notion, an original Texas Americana rock and some covers.
reach me at jayarendt(at)rocketmail

Screen name:
Member since:
Oct 04 2012
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Led Zeppelin, Matt Catingub, Eric Clapton, Matt Thompson, Alex Van Halen, Neal Peart, Elvin Jones, Jeff Hamilton, Peter Erskine, Diana Kral, Ray Brown, Mingo Fishtrap, Sophie Milman, Led Zeppelin, Buddy Rich

Instrument experience:

Other Percussion:
Background Singer:


Five piece Ludwig kit 10, 15, 18, 24 kick and 14 Snare plus a double kick pedal set up,
Four piece Yamaha Stage Custom with 20" kick for smaller venues.
I have other drums to add if needed and I don't mind changing my kit configuration depending on music and venue space
Full set of CAD mics and cables
I have some experience setting up PA's and running the mixer
I have also had some experience as a lead singer



Past Events

Vinyl Revue at six flags!!
Big fun y’all!!!

Notion at Shipping & Receiving in Ft Worth

Notion at Broncos in Hurst

VR recording at Keri’s in Keller

Subbed for Uptown Beggars at Fadt Eddies in Terrell

Both bands Vinyl Revue & Notion

at the trailer park

Fun time for sure

Birthday Party

Christmas party

Awesome show at Texas Bleu

fun times in the park

Grand Opening at Harbor Chase Southlake

Hot night on the Gotham stage


Gotham City stage fun!

preforming at the Southlake Independence day celebration at Town Square

fun time on the Gotham stage

Hot times at the water park

Fun nite

Private event

Dance at the Marq

our end of the year concert

fun Halloween party

having fun with Big Band music

we'll be celebrating 4th of July

Big Band at the Southlake Central Market

Rocking out at this cool bar

VR at Pickles BBQ

Southlake swing band played at the MARQ in Southlake

large venue Festival event

private event

Come join us at Central Market in Southlake!

we will be Rocking the Shack

public performance

Come join us at Town Square in Southlake!

Pool Party!

Come join us at Central Market in Southlake!

Copperhead Bar Lindsay TX

Swing band preforms in Hurst

classic rock with awesome burgers!

Backing up Rob Verdi for his show "Saxsational"

VR will be the Burger Shack in Southlake

Private event for neighborhood event in North Texas

playing drums for a band at a private event in Arlington

Private Party in NRH

in the Studio again with Pi 4 Six AWESOMENESS!!

Private event with Southlake Swing band providing the music

We Headline on Friday night for the North Texas Medical Center Balloon Fest Fund raiser

Swing music at the Southlake Central market

Rocking time at the American Legion, Benbrook

Southlake Town Square

Vinyl Revue is opening form First Rush. down beat 9:00pm

Private show for local church... gonna be a Big Event!

Private event Yard Party in Ft Worth

Lake Party at the Vineyards Campground, Grapevine

big band music at the SL Central Market

playing two sets at Central Market Southlake, TX

gig at Burger Shack in Southlake TX, we play classic rock... Cream, Beatles, Clapton, CCR, SRV

cut 5 tracks for our upcoming EP

Jamming some of our regular tunes with a mix of jazzed up Christmas classics as well. black tie & tails event

Big Chritmas Party = BIG FUN!!

Pi 4 Six will be providing entertainment for the neighborhood event

Had a great time Swinging some great old Big Band tunes at the Central Market

Subbed as drummer for this group at a fund raising event

Pi 4 Six (my current group) was the Headliner for this event.

Swing band played at the main gazebo in Town Square

Pi 4 Six Jammed out at this picnic

Fun gig with an old band mate, Russ

Played a retirerment community party

one hour show with my current band in Grapevine

Pi 4 Six performed for the NNO event

Pi 4 Six played out by the pool on a beautiful evening

Party for an individual

Pi 4 Six performed at this fund raiser

National Night Out event Ft Worth honoring our police and Fire Fighters