Jim McGuirt
CONTACT

SEEKING

Drums.

ABOUT

Jim was born and raised in Tampa, Fl. He has been performing the oldies for 50 years. In 1959 he formed The Satellites, Florida’s premier oldies band. The Satellites received national Billboard attention in 1960 with their 45RPM recording “Moody”. In the later years the band performed all over Florida opening and backing many of the national oldies acts including: The Drifters, The Coasters, The Diamonds, The Tokens, Frankie Ford, Ray Peterson, Bobby Lewis, Little Anthony & The Imperials, The Platters and more. Jim performed in Las Vegas for six months during 2003. Jim performs the music you grew up with, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, classic rock, blues, standards, rockabilly, country and variety. He performs with his guitar, vocal harmonizer, drum machine and Bose PA. Jim interacts with the audience and can please just about any age group. He now resides in Dawsonville, Ga. with his wife, Patti, and is available to perform for your next activity or event.

Screen name:
Jim McGuirt
Member since:
Aug 18 2015
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
50
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

Oldies music, 50's, 60's, 70's, classic rock & roll, country, blues, swing, motown, standards.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert
Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Drums:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Gibson ES335 guitar, PA System, Vocal Harmonizer, Computer Drum Machine

MUSIC