The Jivemasters

The Jivemasters

Left to right:

Jumpin Jon on guitar, saxophones, lapsteel, and vocals

Rick Markstrom on drums and vocals

Mike Hatgis on bass and vocals

Gus Russell on keyboards with the quartet lineup

"The Jivemasters" play an eclectic blend of Soul, R&B, and Jump Blues with emphasis on strong lead and harmony vocals. Members of the band have toured with national acts such as "The Elvin Bishop Band," "The Drifters, "Clarence Gatemouth Brown," and "The Platters." They also have been members of many local bands like "Soulicious," "The Swingin' Marmalukeys," and "The Revelators."

We perform as a trio or a quartet depending on the venue and the budget and are at home on large concert stages, festivals, night clubs, cafes, weddings, wineries, or even in someone's living room for a private party.

Here are some of the tunes we've recorded for your listening/auditioning pleasure:

You Left The Water Running

I'll Be Dog Gone

Ain't Got No Home

Tell It Like It Is

Mercy Mercy Mercy

Kitchen Sink Boogie

Upcoming And Past Shows

For bookings, call us at: (541) 505-0571 or:

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