Tuesday, April 30, 2013


Alrighty friends, a mighty big thank you to everyone who came out to our shows last week. Twas delightful! For our full calendar please visit 


Please visit the link below for some BIG news from 
Gatorbone Studios!!!

Huge thanks to Jamie DeFrates for producing this great video and for your contributions to this super special project.  

xo xo 


Thursday, May 2nd

Gamble Rogers Festival Kickoff concert!

Starting Thursday evening there is a festival kickoff special concert at The European Street Listening Room with 

Larry Mangum
 Bob Patterson 
Jim Carrick 
Charley Simmons

 Some of the best pickers around folks!

Show starts at 8:00 pm.
Call (904) 399-1740 for a reservation


May 3 - 4th


Friday night.... by the St. Augustine bayfront marina


Saturday day and night at

The St. Augustine Amphitheatre


www.gamblerogersfest.org for schedules, tickets and details


May 11th

Elaine Mahon 
CD Release Celebration!

Delighted for our friend and Gatorbone Records recording artist, Elaine Mahon, to celebrate with her the release of her recording, "Rise". Lon and I along with Gabe Valla and Jason Thomas and more will be joining Elaine for this special concert.

Tickets and reservations available at sandhillstage@gmail.com. The concert will be held at the Prairie Creek Lodge just outside of Gainesville. Hope you can join us!



Thursday, May 16th

The Gatorbone Trio

Creekside Dinery
160 Nix Boatyard Road
St. Augustine
(904) 829-6113

Music starts at 5:30 pm

Rain or shine!


Friday, May 17th

Lon and I with Rick Kuncicky, our very special guest.

photo by Mick Marino


The Reef

Music starts at 6:30 pm.


Saturday, May 18th

Lon and I 


 Among Friends House Concert Series
Lakeland, Fla.

www.amongfriendsmusic.com for reservation details


Sunday, May 19th

The Driftwoods

return to 

Creekside Dinery

for their May concert appearance. 

(904) 829-6113 for more information



Thursday, May 30th

The Driftwoods

photo by Liana Valla, hand tinting by Bob Patterson

in concert

The Plaza!!

Yes, the downtown concerts are beginning once again. Please visit www.plazaconcerts.com to find out the lineup for this year's series.

Don't forget to bring a chair or blanket. 
A delightful St. Augustine experience.


Thanks friends, as always, for supporting the arts in general and live music in particular.

Lis and Lon

xo xo 

Photo by Mary Moon

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Spring Calendar Update!

Greetings Music Lovers!

Wow. What a busy month and April is half over already! Hope all is lovely in your spring. Here are some upcoming dates for this week. Hope to see you at one of them!


Thursday, April 18th

Lon and I 

return to

The Museum of Florida History Concert Series!!

We are honored to perform in this series once again. As I recall there are bodacious snacks and beverages! Please join us!

5:00 - 7:00 pm

500 S. Bronough St.
Tallahassee, Fla. 


Friday and Saturday, April 19 & 20

The Southern Music Rising Festival!

One of our favorite festivals held in beautiful downtown Monticello, Fla. This year we are proud to announce that three Gatorbone Records artists will be performing including...

Grant Peeples
Frank Lindamood
Dan Stevens

www.southernmusicrising.com for all the details....


Friday, April 19th

Lon and I 

return to 

The Mockingbird Lounge!

Love it at the Bird. Especially because we will once again be joined by our beloved musical pals, 
Bill McGuire, Dick Kraft and Frank Graham 
(later in the evening). 

Please call 850-222-4956 for a reservation.

Thank you friends!


Saturday, April 20th

Lon and I 
with Rick Kuncicky!

return to 

The Reef

on beautiful Vilano Beach, St. Augustine
(904) 824-8008 for reservations...

Music starts at 6:30 pm. 


Sunday, April 21st

A Gatorbone House Concert!!
Lon and I are proud to host.....


Mary-Lou (from France)

Please join us for this rare evening of music from the 
charming duo of Mary-Lou and our own Tammerlin!

We're having a potluck dinner at 5:00 and the music will begin at 6:00 for another golden hour concert. I believe there will also be a little jam afterwards. 

$15.00 suggested donation goes completely to 
support these artists.

gatorbone@gmail.com for a reservation


Friday, April 26th

Gamble Rogers Festival Kickoff Party!


The Standard
200 Anastasia Blvd.
St. Augustine, Fla.


Sam Pacetti
Flagship Romance
The Rubies
(Lucio and Savannah Rubino)
The Wobbly Toms
Lon and Lis Williamson with Rick Kuncicky

Here are the details....

Think of it as a celebration for what is going to be an extraordinary weekend of music with the Gamble Rogers Music Festival and the Bob Dylan concert on the following weekend, May 3rd, 4th, and 5th. It’s a warm up party where you’ll hear great music and meet some of the performing artists; you can buy tickets to the festival, Cds, the 18th Annual festival Tee Shirt and other festival gear. There will be a pair tickets to the Bob Dylan Concert raffled too. You can purchase tickets at the door for $10.00 ea. Doors will open at 6:00pm and the music will begin at 7:00 pm. All proceeds benefit Gamble Rogers Folk Festival which is a non-profit corporation.


Saturday, April 27th

The Driftwoods

return to 

Creekside Dinery!

Oh yes. We are looking forward to this. 
Music starts at 5:30 pm.


The Gamble Rogers Music Festival!

May 3, 4, 5

Please visit www.gamblerogersfest.org for tickets and more...

The Driftwoods will be performing Friday evening on the bayfront. Woo hoo! 

Gatorbone Records artists include...

Bob Patterson
Grant Peeples
Jim Carrick
Rachel Carrick

How delightful. 


Thanks again for supporting the arts in general 
and live music in particular.


L & L