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Time to Catch up!!!

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008

Hello everyone it’s good t.como be back on the blog page and talk to you once again!!!  It’s been a busy two weeks starting with the Junior Senior Prom At Croatan High School in Morehead City Friday May the 2nd.  This was my third year in a row playing for this great group of kids, just want to say thank you to Carol and Mike Mann and Principle Bottoms for having me back…see ya next year!!!!  Then I was off to a great wedding and reception for Ashley Mathis.  This was one on the greats, everybody had a great time and the atmosphere was perfect at the BarringtonHouse in Dunn, NC.  This past weekend started with the Cape Fear Shag Club in Carolina Beach and wow, this shag club dances the whole night!  Thanks for the hospitality and the wonderful comments.  The Shag Club holds there events at the Carolina Beach Shag Club, Fran Johnny and Julie always does a great job as host.  Remember folks if you need a NICE facility to rent in the Carolina Beach Area, the Carolina Shag Club is your spot!!  Saturday night we over in Fayetteville for the Fayetteville Area Shag Association.  This was my first time there and it was their big reverse raffle, which was a great success.  Want to say thank you to Rickey and Janet Price for having us and congratulations on their recent marriage. 

Now I’m back in my office working on some major events coming you way.  Make sure you check in to my website often, for I will be updating on a regular basis.  If it’s your first time on the site make sure you go to the home page and leave a comment I would love to hear from you!

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Back From A Week On The Road

Wednesday, April 30th, 2008

Yes, I made a road trip and it was great, music, friends and about 12,000 crazy beach music fans.  It started with our third Friday of the month, “shag night” at Oasis Oyter Bar and I want to say thank you to everyone who came out, and a special thank you to Mike and Annett Seals for your continued support, it was a great time!!  We do this every third Friday of the month and folks, this is your place to shag in Clinton.  We need  continued support for this monthly event to secure, “our” place to shag and enjoy great beach music.  The next night I was back at Oasis for Hobton’s 1998 Class Reunion, celebrating 10 years and the crowd was great.  It was packed and everybody had a great time, want to say thank you to Brandon Kimbro, I’m ready to do it again in five years.  Then off to Oak Island to the St. James Plantaion for their Sunday Night Social.  WOW was this a party, everything to the best in beach to the best of the 70’s.  These folks know how to party!!  Leaving straight from Oak Island we headed to the Shag Capital of the world, North Myrtle Beach to join in on Spring SOS.  I enjoyed seeing so many people whoI haven’t seen in a while and playing my favorite shag club ever, the legendary Fat Harold’s.  I played the back room (Family Room) Monday night and Wed. night with a wall to wall crowd.  Thank you as always to everyone who came out including some of my people, Phil, Bonnie Bill, Becky and everybody in the Causeway Shag Club, Jeff and Janet and all my friends.  Allow me to back up and talk about Tues. at HOTO’s with King Tyrone and the Graveyard Ramblers.  NOW THIS WAS A SHOW….of course with the new CD coming out during SOS and Mama’s Drinking Liquor Again being one of the Hottest songs out in a long time, King Tyrone was in rare form.  I tip my hat to the King and all the band, this was one of the best shows I’ve seen in a long time.  I picked up the CD and loved it, I have been playing it ever since I got it.  Before I left the Beach I spent Thursday at the Spanish Gallion with Chad Sain Hosting the KHP Pre Release Party.  Chad you the Man Brother!!  This was a great event with so many artist that performed andthe crowd in attendance.  Now it was time for me to head to the Pre Party for the 10th Annual Triangle Beach Music Festival.  It kicked off around6pm with yours truly and the Revlers at the Cleveland Draft House.  We went until 2am and tried to get a little rest before the big day on Saturday.  Here we go…..12000 people, great weather and the best beach music in the world.  WOW it was great.  This is the biggest party of the year and Saturday was no exception.  I tip my hat to T&R Baxstage Production for a job Well Done.  Then we went back to the Cleveland Draft House for the Famous Post Party.  Non other than The Little Man of Beach Music and Jim Quick and Coastline back together again!!!  We closed it up in style and enjoyed every minute of it.  Jim and the Band put on an unbelievable show and the crowd loved it.  We close it down and at this point my voice was gone!!!  What a week we had, looking forward to doing it again next year.



Triangle Beach Music Festival Pre and Post Parties

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

Once again, the TBMF has arranged some parties on Friday Night before the festival and Saturday Night after the festival.   Friday Night, I start things off at the Cleveland Draft House at 6:00, which very close to the hotel, playing before the band and their breaks.  There will be a shuttle bus provided for transportation.  Look for a band called the Revelers to get started outside around 7:00 and play till 11:00.  I’ve not seen these guys yet, but I heard they do a great job bringing the house down!!  I will continue the party at 11:00 on the inside.  After a day on the farm enjoying the party of the year, the 10th annual TBMF, plan to head back over to the Cleveland Draft House for the post party featuring Your’s Truly and Jim Quick and Coastline.  You can call the Draft House for more information at (919) 771-2337 for more details about the Pre and Post Parties.   See you there for the biggest weekend in Beach Music.


The “Little Man of Beach Music” is Streaming on!!!!!!

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

The Show is on folks!!!!  My first show on is up and running.  That’s right, to listen to the, “Little Man of Beach Music” just go to and at the top of the page click on Tune in to Southerm Soul Radio.  We have an air force of several DJ’s on the site and the shows are in rotation.  Above where you click on Southern Soul Radio the name of the DJ who is currently playing will appear.  You can enjoy yours truly, Jay Jenkins, Fox Reddish, Big John form Ft. Peirce FL. Butch Halpin and Pat Guinn.  Also folks register and become a member, it’s absolutely free and you will have access to the online store to download all your favorites.  OH YEAH IT”S SOUTHERNSOUL …… see you there!!!!!!!!!!


MAMA’S DRINKING LIQUOR AGAIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Sunday, April 13th, 2008

It’s here folks and available for you to buy on!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The song is hot and you need to download it, just go to the website and get it!!!! Also check out all the other songs that southernsoul has for you to download. Lonnie Givens, “Hey Mr. DJ” is also available, get it folks it’s hot. Be on the lookout for the the LITTLE MAN OF BEACH MUSIC’S first show on , keep checking my website and I’ll keep you informed.

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Triangle Beach Music Festival Tickets Are Here!!!

Sunday, April 6th, 2008

I have tickets in my possession for sale and you can save $5.00 purchasing them from me.  I have them for sale for $25.00 and they are $30.00 at the gate.  You can call me at 910-385-7424 or e-mail me at  Make sure you get your tickets and please do yourself a favor and don’t miss the biggest event of the year.  I look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at the 10th Annual Triangle Beach Music Festival.


The First Thursday Of The Month…..The Lighthouse

Thursday, April 3rd, 2008

That’s right We’re hitting the road tonight and making our way to the Lighthouse in Rocky Mount for their weekly Beach Night.  The Beach Night happens every week on Thursday night and the, “Little Man of Beach Music” is in the house on the first Thursday of every month.  As I have said before the Lighthouse is an amazing facility and I would love to have you in attendance.  Once you come you will be back again and again.  If you need any information please feel free to call me at 910-385-7424.  See ya tonight!


Spring Fling Was Better Than Ever

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008

The 2nd Annual Triangle Beach Spring Fling was not only a big success but T&R Baxstage Production doubled the attendance from last year.  There is so many people I would love to say thank you to including everyone who attended the event.  I want to say a special thank you to Bill, Becky, Phil and Bonnie for coming out to the pre party, I really appreciate your support.  There were many people who’s efforts made the event possible.  Mike and Beth Setzer, TG Rich and the staff of T&R Baxstage Productions who hosted, organized and promoted the event, Billy Hinson and the cooking crew who provided their famous BBQ for the pool party, Bo the Web Guy of and the staff of  And the most important thank you goes out to everyone who came out and enjoyed this signature event. 

I tip my hat to the Band of Oz and Jim Quick and Coastline for the unbelievable shows Friday and Saturday night and to for the hospitality room on Friday with food provided from Papa’s Pizza Wings and Things.  If you missed the Spring Fling make sure you put it on you calender for next year and spend the entire weekend with us. 

As I’ve said before the Spring Fling is the warm up party for the Granddaddy of all festivals, the 10th annual Triangle Beach Music Festival coming up April, 26 in Garner, NC.  There will be more than ten thousand fans in attendance this year with a line up of entertainment that can’t be compared to.  General Johnson and Chairmen of the Board, Jim Quick and Coastline, The Band of OZ, Craig Woolard Band and this year Spare Change has been added to the ticket.  Rain or shine this year celebrating ten years is going to be a party that is a must see.  Go to and get the information, then travel to www.beachmusiconline and by your ticket or get it at the door, JUST BE THERE!  The party is going to start early, STAY TUNED TO THIS WEBSITE FOR DETAILS, and the pool party, Yes I said Pool party is going to be Friday April the 25th at the Hampton Inn off exit 312 from I-40 from 1:00 until 5:00.  Book your rooms at the Hampton, relax by the pool with the Little Man of Beach Music spinning the tunes and get ready for the Friday night Pre Party.  I can’t wait it’s going to be a true Carolina Beach Music Weekend.  As I get more information I will post it, SEE YOU THERE!


Just Got The Word! Thought I would Pass It On!

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

The 2nd Annual Triangle Beach Spring Fling is only a few days away. The rooms have sold and are still selling fast, along with the weekend passes.  You still have time to book your rooms and get your weekend passes by going to the website  The passes are selling quick folks, so it will be first come first serve, their may be some passes left at the door but play it safe and get yours now!  Also don’t forget the pre party with yours truly in the back room at Fat Harold’s on Thursday Night and the VIP refreshment room with on Friday at the OD Resort.  Don’t miss this weekend folks, SEE YOU THERE!


WOW WHAT A TURNOUT!!!!!!!!!!!!

Monday, March 24th, 2008

I just want to say THANK YOU to everyone who came out to OASIS OYSTER BAR this past Friday for the Third Friday of The Month Shag Night!!!!!!!!!  We had a packed house, wall to wall.  I really appreciate everybody’s support.  Everything went great and the management at Oasis is very happy.  Put it on your calender, every third Friday of the month the “Little Man of Beach Music” Joey Warren at the Oasis Oyster Bar in Clinton for Shag Night!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Once again Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!

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