Sunday, December 27, 2009

John Jeffrey Hodges and the BigBoys

Check out the collage of photos from the Village Toy performance of John Jeffrey Hodges and the BigBoys.  The BigBoys will be performing at Maire Elementary School in Grosse Pointe, Michigan on February 11, 2010 - and at Bruce Collins Elementary in Sterling Heights, Michigan on February 12, 2010.
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Thursday, November 12, 2009

John Jeffrey Hodges and the BigBoys adds Guitarist Frank Marinello

        We're proud to introduce guitarist Frank Marinello, John Jeffrey Hodges and the BigBoys newest band member. Frank's impressive resume includes performances with many well-known groups and artists. As  a graduate of the Musicians Institute, Frank was mentored by such greats as Joe Pass, Robben Ford and Joe Diorio. Frank’s guitar sounds have appeared on many recordings, including those of such artists as Grammy-nominated Dave Kimbers, Keyna Darlings, Brazil and Beyond, as well as many other rock, jazz, country, and R&B groups. He recently performed on the soundtrack for Enteraktion Studios Animated film "The Dwegons" slated for release in February, 2010. Frank has also performed with numerous well-known artists including Marilee Rush, Peggy March, Frankie Ford, Dicky Lee, The Sangri-Las,Troy Shondell and Steve Smith.  We'll keep you posted as to future performances.....stay tuned!!

Monday, October 12, 2009

More Airplay - Spokane, WA

Garbage Day and Your Father were recently played on Spokane Public Radio's kid's show, The Nacho Celtic Hour, KPBX 91.1-  Spokane, WA.   Also, a big thank you goes out to Gwyneth at Gooney Bird Kids for playing Skating Rink on her radio program GBK Radio! 
Jeff is gearing up for a couple upcoming performances in GP - at Caribou Night - Caribou Coffee in the Village on Tuesday, October 20 - 7:00 p.m.   Come in and support Jeff and Jack's school - Maire Elementary.  The following Saturday, Jeff will be appearing at The Village Toy Company in Grosse Pointe with his group The BigBoys at 12:00 noon for a concert and CD signing.  The BigBoys will be with Jeff at Caribou as well.  Amazing musicians and music. 
Hope to see you there. 

Thursday, September 24, 2009

CD Review of KiddyDittys

Amber Passey, through her great blog: is giving away two copies of KiddyDittys as prizes during her Fall Fling event.  Amber's mommy blog offers advice and tips to moms as well as lots of fun information for everyone.  Check out her blog and review @ !  We love reading Amber's fun stories and reviews.  We truly appreciate Amber's great review.  Keep up the good work!  

Friday, September 18, 2009

Concert at Village Toy Company

Jeff and his band, The Big Boys, will be performing at Village Toy Company on Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 12 noon.
They'll perform a few songs from KiddyDittys and Jeff will be autographing CD's.  We hope to see you there!

Thursday, September 17, 2009

KiddyDittys giveaway on Because Babies Grow up Fall Fling

A really great mommy blog, is offering a couple copies of KiddyDittys as prizes in her fall fling contest this fall.  Amber Passey created this beautiful website offering information, tips and lots of fun tidbits and recommendations for moms.  We're proud to help sponser Amber's fall fling!!!  Give the site a visit!