Jonesin' ~ Blue Ribbon Rock & Roll
web site has information, pictures, and audio from a band that performed
around the Midwestern United States between 1974, and 1982. The roots
of the band go as far back as 1968
See: Time Line
in 1981 Pictured Right)
Tom Lenz, Bass
John Christensen, Drums, Vocals
Lead Guitar, Vocals
Brent Warford, Lead Guitar, Vocals
Dave Christensen, Lead Vocals, Guitar, Sax, percussion
Mark Nelson, Keyboards, Vocals
all of these guys played a multitude of instruments, and 5 of the
6 are credited with original songs that were played on stage. Many
times, one or two of us would record something on the 4 track, overdubbing,
then the band would learn it.
in Des Moines, Iowa, then moving to Omaha, Nebraska, Jonesin traveled
8 Midwestern States and Canada. We had a dedicated following, and
appreciate all the support of all the fans over the years.
backed up many top recording artists in it's day. Most notably; Santana,
the Marshall Tucker band, U2, Sea Level, Elvin Bishop, Commander
Cody, Walter Egan, Marc Jordan, Head East, Savoy Brown, Nantucket,
MP3 CD that has a lot of obscure 4 track recordings
of original music, and live recordings at performances
is available. A PDF
document of the contents is here.
you have old pictures of the band, we would love to see
and put them here on the site. Please email
us, and we can arrange for the file transfers. THANKS!
Audio and MP3's and links to Historical Videos
the band Members
Evolution of the band
more information, please email.
Betty was inducted in to the Iowa Rock and Roll Music Association
Hall of Fame September 2013. The band performed live Sunday September
1st, 2013 for the first time in over 30 years. THEY ROCKED THE
HOUSE! DVD's available
NOW will support the IRRMA Hall of Fame and Museum.
This Link for more information
Support the IRRMA Hall of Fame. Visit
IRRMA Hall of Fame Induction - Jonesin' T- Shirts for sale.
$25 including shipping for each T-shirt
video and article on WHO TV for the Hall of
More Video HERE
music and images copyright© 1968-2016. The Jonesin' band name
is a Registered Trade Name.