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Rock Island 239

Rock Island 239

Rock / Reggae / R&B Fort Myers, FL  US
Badfish
Badfish
One Headlight
One Headlight
Got To Be True To Myself
Got To Be True To Myself
Surf Rider
Surf Rider
One Good Spliff
One Good Spliff

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  • Frank Sutterby (Fan)
    Frank Sutterby
    The background is apprapo! Good Luck Guys
  • Rock Island 239 (Artist)
    Rock Island 239
    A father was buying bass lessons for his son. The 1st week the father asked him what he had learned. The son said "On my 1st lesson we learned about the E string". The 2nd week came and after the lesson the father asked what had he learned that week. The son said "On my 2nd lesson I learned about the A string". 3rd week came by and the father said to his son: "You know these are expensive lessons what have you learned this week". The son said: "I quit the lessons, I already got a gig".
  • Rock Island 239 (Artist)
    Rock Island 239
    Q. Why do drummers leave their sticks on the dash-board? A. So they park in handicapped spaces.
  • Rock Island 239 (Artist)
    Rock Island 239
    Q. What's the difference between a guitar player and a large pizza? A. A large pizza can feed a family of four.

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Sounds Like: Sublime, BALLYHOO!, UB 40, The Police, Everything

Bio: What happens when you mix a guitar player who's been playing Reggae for the last 12 years, a bass player who's been playing Blues for the last 15 years and a drummer who's been playing Heavy Metal for the last 10 years?
You get the unique sound of Rock Island.
Rock Island mixes Rock, Reggae, Ska...See Full Bio

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Had a great show Saturday at Downtown Jerry's. Good crowd.

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Sep 2, 2012

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Q: Wondered if you play any other style of music, island style is OK but how about 60's 70's something most people know?

A: Well yea, we play 60's 70's. As you can see on our playlist, we play stuff from the Rolling Stones, Al Green, Sublime, The Wallflowers, Stevie Ray Vaughn, some surf music, etc. Our set list is 75% rock and R&B, from the 60's through the 90's. We do enough songs we could play all rock, all night if the gig required it. But answer me this: Who doesn't know Bob Marley or Jimmy Cliff? It seems people love to sing along with these songs, even the rock crowd.

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Thu Sep 13 2012

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