ABOUT

I'M A BLUES VOCALIST, BLUES HARMONICA MUSICIAN AND SONG WRITER (SEE ORIGINAL SONGS BELOW) I'VE BEEN PLAYING BLUES FOR OVER 30 YEARS, AND IN 2012 WAS INDUCTED INTO THE BLUES HALL OF FAME (SEE PICS). I HAVE PERFORMED AT ALL THE MAJOR BLUES CLUBS IN NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY, PENNSYLVANIA AND THE FLORIDA KEYS, AND AM CURRENTLY PERFORMING AT VENUES IN THE NEW ORLEANS AREA. I HAVE A LARGE REPERTOIRE OF BLUES SONGS AND CAN "FRONT" WITH JUST VOCALS, PLAY "SIDEMAN" BLUES HARP, OR BOTH. I DON'T PLAY R&B, SOUL, COUNTRY, ROCK, ZYDECO, OR JAZZ....JUST STRAIGHT-UP, TRADITIONAL,"OLD SCHOOL" CHICAGO STYLE BLUES & FUNK. IF INTERESTED, YOU MAY CONTACT ME THROUGH "BANDMIX", "E MAIL": gjcook42 (at) g mail (dot) com, OR "FACE BOOK" BY SEARCHING "George Cook" OR "Jersey Slim, Metairie La". TO VIEW MORE VIDEOS SEARCH "Jersey Slim" ON "YOU TUBE". YOU CAN ALSO SAMPLE & PURCHASE MY DIGITAL ALBUM AT CDBABY & AMAZON BY SEARCHING "TATTOOED WHITE TRASH".

Screen name:
JERSEY SLIM
Member since:
Jan 30 2009
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
55
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

JAMES COTTON, MUDDY WATERS, B.B. KING, ALBERT KING, ALBERT COLLINS, RAY CHARLES, CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE, LITTLE WALTER, BIG WALTER, JAMES HARMAN, JIMMY REED, ALLMAN BROTHERS, ELMORE JAMES, JOHNNY WINTER, DEREK TRUCKS...ETC.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert
Harmonica:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

FENDER PRINCETON 65, FENDER "CHAMP" 20, PIIGNOSE "HOG", EXTENSION CORDS, POWER STRIPS, HARPS, MICS, AND MIC STAND.

MUSIC

CALENDAR

JERSEY SLIM, VOCALS, BLUES HARMONICA
JEFF RUELLO, GUITAR
JACK CARTER, BASS
WILLIE PANKER, DRUMS

JERSEY SLIM, VOCALS, BLUES HARMONICA
JEFF RUELLO, GUITAR
JACK CARTER, BASS
WILLIE PANKER, DRUMS

JERSEY SLIM, VOCALS, BLUES HARMONICA
JEFF RUELLO, GUITAR
JACK CARTER, BASS
WILLIE PANKER, DRUMS

JERSEY SLIM, VOCALS, BLUES HARMONICA
JEFF RUELLO, GUITAR
JACK CARTER, BASS
WILLIE PANKER, DRUMS

JERSEY SLIM, VOCALS, BLUES HARMONICA
JEFF RUELLO, GUITAR
JACK CARTER, BASS
WILLIE PANKER, DRUMS

JERSEY SLIM, VOCALS, BLUES HARMONICA
JEFF RUELLO, GUITAR
JACK CARTER, BASS
WILLIE, PANKER, DRUMS