-Graveyard Blues... Saturday night at 11:00 on Long Island's 94.3 "The Shark!
The Derek Trucks Band on Graveyard Blues! (l to r)
Jerry and the band; Yonrico Scott on snare & Todd Smallie on bass; The guys
relaxing         before the show; Todd and Derek in the back corner by the door.
(From left to right) Jerry with the King of the Blues... B.B. King; Jerry with Hubert Sumlin,
Don Celenza, Joe Vignola & David "Honeyboy" Edwards; Jerry MC'ing at the 6th Annual
Riverhead Blues Festival; Jerry with Gregg Allman and hanging out with Morgan
Freeman at his blues club in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
(Clockwise from top left) Jerry broadcasting "live" from the Riverhead Blues Festival in
2002; Two pictures from the "4th Annual Deep Sea Blues Bash" at the Atlantis Marine
World Aquarium; with Storyville (l to r: Dave Holt, Jerry, Chris Layton & Malmford Milligan)
backstage at Jone Beach; on stage at the DSNYBA Tsunami Relief Benefit in February,
'05 (photo courtesy of Donna Malerba); Jerry at the House of Blues in New Orleans!
(circa 1997); Jerry & Joe Bonamassa... and 2 shots of Joe playing "live" on Graveyard
Blues in 2003; Todd Wolfe (Sheryl Crow) playing 'live' on Graveyard Blues! (Nov. 2011)
"Gravefest" '05: Photos (above l to r) Little Toby Walker, Tommy Keys, Breakaway
and The Dare Ya Blues Band w/ "The Dare Ya Dancers!" (photos courtesy of Howie
Haber)
(l to r) Jerry w/ Australian "bluesman" Harper; Jerry w/ Harper, Bobbi (mgr) & Pam Betti;  
Jerry w/ Pam Betti & Sly Geralds... at the 5th annual Riverhead Blues Festival! (July '03)
and Sean Chambers playing 'live' on Graveyard Blues in March 2011.
Jerry introducing The Kerry Kearney Band to the main
stage at the 2006 Riverhead Blues Festival; Jerry
introducing Sonny Landreth to the 2009 Great South
Bay Music Festival; Sonny Landreth. (photos courtesy of
Eric Fieldstadt)
"Gravefest" '06: (above l to r)  Jacks O'Diamonds, "Little" Toby Walker, Joe Vicino &
The Smokedaddys and Eddie Kirkland from John Lee Hooker's  band! (photos courtesy
of Eric Fieldstadt)
The legendary Hubert Sumlin and his backing band... The Billy Hector Trio at       
Gravefest '07! Sunday, May 20th 2007.   (Photos courtesy of Johnny Z.)
Jerry and a couple of his new friends hanging out at a Mustang Show at
Sayville Ford! It has nothing to do with the "blues"... but who cares???!!!
(Sept. '07)
Gravefest '08: The Brickhouse Brewery in Patchogue! (Clockwise l to r)
Jerry                  introducing C&B Blues Revue; The crowd starting to gather at the outside
stage area; Jerry bringing on MisBhavin; Pat Hunter and Danny Kean; Donny Celenza;
Dave Raccinelli &
Jack Licitra; Dave & Jack again; Dave & Jack one more time; Joe Vicino & Pete Kiernan; The
Smokedaddys; Joe Vicino; Kerry Kearney; The Kerry Kearney Band; Papa Jim Flemming &
Kerry; The Pig; Joanie, Andrea, Eric and Daria... having some fun! Jerry interviewing Paul
from Scrapomatic; Scrapomatic on stage; Paul Olsen; Scrapomatic w/ Gary Sellers; Jerry &
Paul "live" on-the-air; Mike & Paul enjoying the sights and sounds of Gravefest!; Mike
Mattison; Scrapomatic; Scrapomatic; Scrapomatic.
(All photos courtesy of Eric
Fieldstadt... except for the Scrapomatic photos, which are courtesy of Tamera
Morgan)
Gravefest '09: Fatty Beltbuckles in Rocky Point! (l to r) "The Phil Varca Band" w/ Pete Kiernan on Bass
and Ed "The Hat" on the drums; The drummer for "Jack's O' Diamonds!"; "Brother Peach!"; "Jack's
O'Diamonds!
Riverhead Blues Festival (2009) Clockwise from top left: Kim Simmonds, Kim, Kim& Frank Latorre, Little
Sammy Davis, Toby Walker, Gary Sellers, Josh Allen, Nicole Hart, T-Bone & Frannie mae, Frannie Mae,
Li'l Clff & The Cliffhangers (top), Toby Walker (bottom), J.P. Blues (top), Gail Storm (bottom), Pam Betti
(top) and Jim Moran (bottom). (photos courtesy of Eric Fieldstadt)
The picture below,
is the band REM. It
hung in the old
WRCN air studio
and was often a
topic of
conversation among
the visiting
musicians!

Rob DePaolo

(May 26th, 1957 -
March 2nd, 2009)

Luke Alvino

(May 29th, 1961 -
June 18th, 2005)
In Loving Memory
of...

Sam Taylor

(Oct. 25th, 1934 –
Jan. 5th, 2009)
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Gravefest '10: Featuring Jack's Waterfall; The Gary Sellers Band; The Joe Vicino Band; The
Electrix & Friends; The Kerry Kearney Band; Tale Wagon; The Pamela Beti Band & Jack's
O'Diamonds!
(All photos courtesy of Phil Merkel)