JIMMIE VAN ZANT @ THE SIMPLE MAN SALOON!!!!!!!!
August 02, 2011 9:05:34 PM UTC Post #1

That's right Nation.....

Just got off the phone with wickey and the contract is signed, t's crossed, i's dotted and it's a done deal.....

ROctober 7th Clinton, MA..... Mark it down.... Pack up the wagons.... Book the flights.... Come out and support Southern Rock!!!!!

Jimmie Van Zant is coming to Clinton MA!!!!!!

Wickey is flying high!!! For him to book a Major act in his establishment is HUGE!!! So lets support him and lets show Jimmie how we rock it Southern Style....

Also to complete the weekend the next night, is Southern Breeze with SKYNYRD NATION'S BEST BASS PLAYER, JoeZ thumpin' away on bass to the best set list of Kick Ass Southern Standards....

All I can say is WOW!!!!
Congrat's wickey (Jon)!!!!!


I'm not dead, at least not yet, Still Alone, Still Alive, STILL UNBROKEN....

August 02, 2011 9:07:44 PM UTC Post #1


…Featured guest singer?
Medway..Grab that microphone and belt out some SHA!!!



Congrats Wickey---wish we could make it. What a night!

August 03, 2011 5:01:02 PM UTC Post #2

Thanks guys. There is a possibility that a certain local southern rock band will re-arrange their schedule and open for JVZ on that night! More details to follow.

August 04, 2011 7:20:35 PM UTC Post #3

OHHHH HELL YEAH!!!!!

Now that would be a DOUBLE BILL!!!!!

R OCTOBER SUMMIT!!!

I'm not dead, at least not yet, Still Alone, Still Alive, STILL UNBROKEN....

August 07, 2011 10:44:01 PM UTC Post #4

YaaaaaaaWHoooooooo..... a gig date at the Broken Spoke Saloon has been rescheduled!!!! So a local New England southern rock SKYNYRD LOVYN cover tribute band (SB) is available Wickey !!!! ..... should be a night to REMEMBER !!!!! God does luv me ;-) and God bless ya for thinkin of us local boyz!!!!

Cat'n The Hat




" Here to respect a part of the whole .... the bassmen, Leon & Ean "

August 08, 2011 3:53:30 PM UTC Post #5

Ohhhhh HELL YEAH!!!!!

Not only do we get JVZ to play at the Simple Man Saloon.... But now we have Southern Breeze with JoeZ on bass opening!!!!!

So now to all those on the "fense".... Make your way to Clinton, MA, because we're going to burn it down Southern Style...

All I can say is WOW!!!!!

I'm not dead, at least not yet, Still Alone, Still Alive, STILL UNBROKEN....

August 09, 2011 7:46:29 PM UTC Post #6

Great job booking them. I hope it is a packed crowd for you guys.

August 10, 2011 3:46:02 AM UTC Post #7

.................... latest from tha C.I.T.H. ..................... "Repost from Joe Zalgenas - Looks like it's official... Southern Breeze will be opening up for Jimmie Van Zant at The Simple Man Saloon on October 7th in Clinton MA ... it will be a night of Skynyrd legacy, tradition, new blood and tribute like you have never seen or heard... save that date and be sure to come on down to the best place in New England for Southern Rock !!! Thank you Jon & Mike for making this happen in New England !!!

PREZ & NUTHINFANCY, ME & "THEE IMAGINARY LADY"....................................................

" I SOOO WANT TO GO.... BUT I DO NOT KNOW HOW I CAN MAKE IT! THIS IS A SHOW THAT MEANS MORE TO ME THAN ANYTHING TO TRY AND ATTEND..... BUT I JUST DON'T KNOW HOW........ UUUGGGGHHHHH! SOO MANY DISAPPOINTMENTS THE LAST 4 YEARS..... YA JUST SAY OH WELL, ANOTHER MISSED GREAT EVENT....... GRRRRRR......

........... " MAYBE I SHOULD START A CHARITY DRIVE..... HELP Mike "McSKYNYRD" McCarthy & PREZ CHECK OFF 1 ITEM FROM THEIR BUCKET/ WISH LIST! ........ THINK IT'LL WORK? " ...............................

............................ KEEP THE FAITH NATION.................... ALWAYS "ROCK SUTHYN".................. WE NEEDS US A WORDS O WISDOM TUNE FOR BROTHER WICKEY & MIKE!!!!!!!!! ........... PREZ.......... CALL IT...... AND I DECLARE AS "THEE CHIEF ALCOHOL & PARTY FAVOUR COMPTROLLER".............. THE GREAT SKYNYRD NATION'S BAR IS OPEN!!!!!! I'LL KICK START THINGS WITH A LEFTIE ..................... STRRRRRRETCH.......... SOMEBODY!!!!!!!! .......... EAR.............. KEEP THE FAITH YA'LL.........................

IF I LEAVE HERE TOMORROW, WOULD YOU STILL REMEMBER ME?

August 12, 2011 3:08:19 PM UTC Post #8

Howdy Ya'll
so theres gonna be another night to remember..." One for the AGES" @ Simpleman Saloon.
Count me in...if i have to Crawl the 20 miles to it, I know it's where I need to Be.!!
As i have been absent from my postings an such it will be good to regain that Spirit and rekindle old Frynydshyps...

I've very glad JoeZ..and his Band of Merry Men can join this evening to make it the place to be...

Thanks for all those that kept me in their prayers and in the loop these past few months.!!

I am ok struggling like many but glad to be above Ground with the will and Desire to Carry the Skynyrd Nation message.

I'll keep checking here for any updates an such...

To Johnny get Well brother...Your in my Prayers too.!!

I'm looking for ward to a Special night with Good FRYNYDs, Good TYMEs and Good Memories...@ Simpleman Saloon.

God Bless
Happy Trails
Swamp Fox

PS. my Email thefuture007@yahoo.com

August 12, 2011 9:06:51 PM UTC Post #9

@ Swamp ... minor adjustment...Southern Breeze won't be playin that nite .... technical issues ;( It still will be a great night.

~ Cat'n The Hat




" Here to respect a part of the whole .... the bassmen, Leon & Ean "

September 05, 2011 6:53:20 PM UTC Post #10

love simple man my favorite song but all are my favorite songs ,wish you would come to MN soon haven't seen yous since Hinckley MN

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