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Introducing The Cryers' New Guitarist Jimmy McElligott

Jimmy McElligott

Without further ado, we introduce to you The Cryers' new #guitarist, Jimmy McElligott, aka Jimmy Mac, to all his many friends and parole officers!

A forty-year veteran of the NYC rock scene (since 1978), Jimmy is currently lead guitarist and vocalist for NYC's club mainstays the Dive Bar Romeos as well as legendary rocker/producer Genya Ravan with whom he had the "Coolest Song in the World" in August 2016 on Sirius XM's Underground Garage.

Jimmy has performed, played or recorded with some of rock 'n' roll's finest including: Tommy James (Shondells), Gene Cornish (Rascals), former Wings members Steve Holley, Denny Laine and Laurence Juber, Mark Hudson (Ringo Starr), Terry Sylvester (Hollies), Marty Balin (Jefferson Airplane), Ian Lloyd (Stories/Foreigner), Ian MacDonald (King Crimson/Foreigner), John Ford (Strawbs), Kate Taylor, Peppy Castro (Blues Magoos), guitarists Earl Slick & Carlos Alomar (Bowie), Vince Martell (Vanilla Fudge), Eddie Ojeda (Twisted Sister), Joe Bouchard (Blue Oyster Cult), Bobby Bandiera (Southside Johnny, Bon Jovi), bassists Rob Stoner (Dylan), Will Lee (Fab Faux), Moose Bowles (Lou Reed), Gary Van Sycoc (John Lennon), Sal Maida (Roxy Music/Cracker), keyboardists Tom Mandel (Bryan Adams/Dire Straits), C.P. Roth (Ozzy Osbourne/Edgar Winter), horn players Arno Hecht (Rolling Stones), Richie Cannata & Mark Rivera (Billy Joel), Robert Aaron (Bowie/Blondie), drummers Steve Gadd (Clapton, Steely Dan), Simon Kirke (Bad Company/Free), Tommy Ramone (Ramones), Brian Dunne (Hall & Oates), Alex Alexander (Eminem/Bowie), Dennis Diken (Smithereens) and many more!

As you can see, ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, and children of all ages, we, do not fool around!

Tour Dates
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Thursday, May 9
The Cryers at The Ocean County Library
Toms River, NJ
We'll be laying down our hard rocking rendition of The Beatles' masterwork, Revolver!
Friday, May 10
The Cryers at Record Collector
Bordentown, NJ
The Cryers will perform The Beatles Classic, REVOLVER, and a set of our original tunes and maybe a few cool covers!
Doors: 7:30pm
Tickets: $12 Advance
Saturday, June 22
Joe Solo at Z's Cocktail Lounge
Z's Cocktail Lounge
1403 Encinal Ave.
Alameda, CA 94501
Join me and some of my musical buddies for a night of music and good fun plus help me celebrate a milestone birthday! The lovely Ana will be our hostess serving up her fabulous cocktails and world famous cheese platter!
Thursday, June 27
The Cryers at McIntyre's Pub
Toms River, NJ
Saturday, June 29
The Cryers at The Kent Stage
Kent, OH