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A 4 piece Original Rock band with classic rock influences, based out of (Hanover Ma. South of Boston) Rooster formed some years ago,
Rooster's sound is mixed with so many influences from past great Rock & Power Pop Bands, their music can be labeled as rock, melodic, straight forward, sad, upbeat, moody, fantastic, mystical,
Longing, lost times, traumatic and so on......

Vocals are done by Rick & Tommy, with Johnny taking leads on 3 tracks from Tales and 1 from Hello & 1 from Five, whoever came up with the song, usually sang it, the bands sound and lyrics as well as the vocals compliment each other so well, that it takes you on a "trip" from the 60's to the early 70's and farther and back again, so let's drift away and get lost in their sound and enjoy everybody, (PEACE)

ROOSTER is: Rick Jackson from Rockland Ma. (Drums/Percussion/lyricist/lead & harmony vocals,) Tom Nava from Kingston Ma. - (Lead & Rhythm guitar/lead & harmony vocals/lyricist,) John Cesarini from Hanson Ma. (Bass guitar/some vocals/some lyrics), Bryan Birtwell from Norwell Ma. (Lead & Rhythm guitar)

A few memorable moments for some of the guys in the band:
Some members of Rooster have shared the stage with these classic rock icons: Foghat, The Outlaws, Blue Oyster Cult, and The Byrds (Roger McGuinn)
...............and have met and or drank a few beers with the likes of:
Badfinger (Joey Molland & Mike Gibbons)
The Guess Who, Steve Tyler, Ringo Starr, Julian Lennon, Harry Nilsson, Jimmy Vaughn, David Clayton Thomas (Blood Sweat & Tears) Three Dog Night , Timothy Leary (1960s Harvard professor who turned into a an lsd Guru) whos famous quote was: turn on tune in & drop out

Debut: TALES FROM THE HENHOUSE (13 originals)

2nd Release: HELLO DARKNESS"(12 originals)

3rd Release: "FIVE LIVE"(5 SONG E.P originals)

4th Release - "DRONE" 1st solo cd by Drummer/Lead singer Rick Jackson

5th Release - "WILLOW" ROOSTER - FEATURING Rick Jackson on vocals/drums/lyrics(due out by end of April 2013)

General Info

Band Members
Tom Nava - guitar/vocals,Rick Jackson - drums/vocals,John Cesarini - Bass guitar/vocals,Bryan Birtwell - Guitar/vocals
Artist Name
Home Page
Active Since
Rock / Original Rock / Power Pop

Contact Info

Abington, MA
Rick Jackson

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