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Jumpin Jack Bateman

Rank #3 AU Safety Beach, VIC, AU Singer Songwriter / Acoustic / noises...


Sounds Like: someone who needs a lot more lessons, Yusuf / Cat Stevens, Neil Diamond


Manager: she who must be obeyed

Bio: Jumpin Jack might not be all that good but he is loud. Instead of going to guitar lessons he spent his youth playing football and drinking too much. He is a self employed bricklayer Has never had dreams of being a star but enjoys going out to his shed and recording where noboddy can hear him and ... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: toilet vid my friend Chris Harding did one of my songs , check it out http://t.co/nWdHCcDnHB


“Get out to the shed if you wanna make that friggin noise!!”
— Jumpin's missus., She who must be obeyed.
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Sep 6, 2013
Are these the best bloody songs you've ever heard? Probably not but who gives a ... [more]
Jun 9, 2013
believe it or not no musical instruments were harmed in the recording proccess!! [more]
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    HAPPY NEW YEAR Released on Nov 15, 2007
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    LIFE'S A PEACH.(down at... Released on Feb 2, 1999
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    ALWAYS ON MY MIND Released on May 11, 1985


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  • 2013

    Dec 8

    Red Hill, VIC, AU | 12:30pm
    Poffs' on Sunday
    Red Hill, VIC, AU
    Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:30pm


    Once again the Bateman boys John, Sean and Jackson will be playing at Poffs'. Last chance to catch Sean before he deads off on hus national tour.

  • 2013

    Dec 1

    Red Hill, VIC, AU | 12:00pm
    Poffs' On Sunday
    Red Hill, VIC, AU
    Sun Dec 01, 2013 12:00pm


    Jumpin Jack, Sean and Jackson together again at Poffs'.

  • 2013

    Nov 24

    Red Hill, VIC, AU | 1:00pm
    Poffs' on Sunday
    Red Hill, VIC, AU
    Sun Nov 24, 2013 1:00pm


    The old man and his two boys Sean and Jackson together on the same bill for the first time. Come on up and witness this historical event.

  • 2010

    Feb 28

    Safety Beach, VIC, AU | 8:00pm

    Safety Beach, VIC, AU
    Sun Feb 28, 2010 8:00pm


    Jumpin will be playing in the backyard to his dog,if he doesn't run away.

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  • Ryan Williamson (Artist) Ryan Williamson
    Listening to your tracks. Real nice... Great guitar work. Thanks for fanning. I appreciate your support. Ryan-
  • ARC (Artist) ARC
    Jack - great to hear from you, it's been a while. I still drop by from time to tme for a good blast of the great music. Glad you liked the recent post - I'm hoping to share...
  • Overnight Collides (Artist) Overnight Collides
    Awesome tune's! Luv your sound! Check us out sometime. We'd luv to hear from ya :) - Overnight Collides
  • Sadie Blu (Artist) Sadie Blu
    Love your vibe! Wishing you much joy and success along the way! I'll be listening. :o)
  • sevenmileboots (Artist) sevenmileboots
    like "falling in love all over again" - it has this folk rock feeling that dylan had in "it's all over now, baby blue", though it's completely different, of course.
  • Attack Karma (Artist) Attack Karma
    "i'd rather clean the toilet" has a wonderful classic rock feeling.
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Q: why do you continue to write crappy songs??
A: when you've got a crappy life you write crappy songs.

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Sat Jun 02 2012

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