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Who are 'Uncle Bobs Jug Band'

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Established over 32 years ago and still going stronger than ever!

Uncle Bobs Jug Band is the worlds most amazing, unpredictable, band of misfits that has been around since the dawn of time and has so many different members the band forgets who is who.
The jug bands diet consists of beer, grass clippings and moonshine, they have played all over the country and some members even claim they have been to other planets.
So if you haven't seen the jug band before... YOU SHOULD! Their explosive performance is not to be missed... with humour, fun and drinking.... oh and music so go check them out -: the pope.

The band began in the 1980's and has involved many members over the years including such names as: JEFF, HATZ FITZ, ERROL, DICKO, MICK, SPY, BROWNIE, LENNY, COL FITZ, among others.

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A young revitalised Jug Band of today .

Second generation 'Juggie' Johnny Curran (Kevin (Bongy) Curran's son) has now come through to lead the jug band after growing up palying with them as the junior juggie!

Johnny enjoys playng a viariety of styles and generes but his heart and passion remains with the juggies!

With a revitalised youthful juggies "Uncle Bobs Jug Band" is stronger than ever.

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Arrives with a serious over. Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation best The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over.

Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over. Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over. arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over. Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over.

Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over. Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over.

Arrives with a serious over. Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation best The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over.

Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over. Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over. arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over. Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over.

Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over. Snow Patrol's new album, Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious reputation attached. The Irish/Scottish five piece have sold Fallen Empires, arrives with a serious over.

5,998 Live Performences
116 National Tours

Band Members

Bands include The Floating Bridges & Brown Trouts playing Guitar, Mandoline & vocals. Born and raised on the Sunshine Coast Johnny is a happy charasmatic character who has played many festivals such as "Woodford Fold Festival, Tamworth Music Festival, Caloundra Music Festival, gympie Muster & Boomtown.
JOHNNY CURRAN
Lead Vocals, Guitar & Mandoline

Bongie has over 30 years experience in the music industry and the last of the original founding members of the Uncle Bobs Jug Band. Bongie has played alongside legends such as Mick Conway, Hat Fitz, Steady Eddie, Chad Morgan, King Billy Coke Bottle & Johnny Withers.

KEVIN (BONGIE) CURRAN
Washboard, Harmonica, Jug & Mandoline

Shane Crang had been performing as a soloist and in bands from the age of 16yrs and has appealed to a broad audience Australia wide performing in clubs and pubs, from Brisbane to Cairns and West of Charleville and Cunnamulla, over the border from Sydney to Tamworth... Shane has paid his dues. Shane is an accomplished songwriter taking out Sunshine Coast King of The Song Awards in 2006 and came Runner-up in The Australasian Songwriter Contest.

shane (crangy) crang
Guitar & Vocals

Fast Eddie as he's know wasn't quiet fast enough to escape the grasp of the jug band once they discovered his spoon playing and Bush Base extrodianry abilities. Eddie has played with 'Leeroy and the Rats' on Harmonica and drummed since he was 15 with his great grandmother teaching Eddie how to play the spoons at the tender age of only 4 years old.

Ed (fast eddie) Cripps
Bush Base & Spoon's

Gudgie has over 30 years experience playing in original and cover bands such as The Roostars & Shakey Jake a legend rock n' rolla and the bands space cadet who went to a party in the 70's and hasn't yet returned.

gudgy
Guitar, Fiddle, Mandolin & Harmonies

The History of the band

For the past 31 years the line up has changed with some members passing away or moving on.
Founding members 31 years ago now were: Erol Collins, Kev (Bongie) Curran, Hat Fitz, Mick Write (Rainbow Mick) & Bruce Stewart (Spy Dog.
Other members over the years include: Dicko, Steve Marker, Dave Brown (Brownie) Lenny Greavs, Dan Keating, Jeff Curran, Ray (Gudgie) Gaudge, Mozzie, Derek, Beaudine Germano, Adam Kilpatrick & Col Fitz

Over the past 31 years the Juggies have collected a few awards and commendments

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