The Straight Jackets


Vocalist, Saxophone.


True Americana, "The Straight Jackets" are Indiana's Premiere, authentic and traditional 1950's Rock n Roll band; bringing you the swinging oldies – all killer – no filler! They are not your mother's cover band that waters down the music - The Straight Jackets FIRE IT UP!

We need a STRONG singer that won't get mowed over by the intensity in which we play.

We are currently booked for a festival and in the midst of scheduling more shows - just need singer ASAP!!!!!!

Qualities desirable:

Pro Work Ethic

Actual ability to perform the music with the power of the original recordings and then some if possible :)

Dynamic delivery

Onstage Charisma

Larger than life stage persona

Humble attitude offstage

Pro Gear - You are the singer - You don't want to show up without a pro mic and mic cable at minimum :)

Availability in the evenings for practice.

Availability and desire to generate some money doing this.

The music you have to be able to pull off is : Little Richard, Bill Haley, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, Fats Domino, Buddy Holly, etc

Screen name:
Member since:
Jul 07 2017
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
39 years


Bill Haley, Dick Dale, The Ventures, Chuck Berry, etc

Members Of Band

Byond - Guitar
Valerie - Drums
Jason - Bass


We all have pro gear but we aren't equipment snobs - you just need whatever will do the job :)