"DFW's Blues/Rock party band"
Tom         Kenny          Kim           mic           Gator  
" I'd never heard these guys til last weekend----They are AWESOME!!!!!"
- Stacey Smyser, DFW radio personality.


They came together from Texas  and Chicago to create a great blues/rock sound


"if you want a blues band that will party, call SSBK. These guys don't just do 'my dog died, my woman's gone, and I'm cryin' blues.  Their up-tempo blues is infectious."   -- Thomas Louis, Granbury

The SSBK musicians have worked with the greats like Buddy Guy, Pinetop Perkins, Jimmie Vaughan, Johnny Winter, Canned Heat, Keb Mo, Bugs Henderson, Chris Duarte, James Cotton, Chuck Berry, George Thorogood, the Delfonics, Willie BigEyes Smith, Louisiana Red, Bob Corritore, Robert Ealey, Guitar Shorty and more.

           with James Cotton                                              with Buddy Guy                                                           with Keb Mo                                                   with Chuck Berry


              with Pinetop Perkins                                       with Jimmie Vaughan                                     with George Thorogood              with Louisiana Red  & Bob Corritore 

UPCOMING public gigs
 (note: private parties are not shown here)

March 14th -- JJ's Blues Bar
Saturday May 17th -- Eagles Canyon Raceway- Decatur
May 22 Mambos Tapas Grill (Gator & JB Wynn)
June12 - Appearance at Score Sports Bar
June 15th -- Johnny O's Tavern (Gator w/Drunk Uncle) 4-8
July 18th -- Blue Angel  Ft. Worth
August 23rd  - Pole Position (formerly Ricky Bobby's)
August 30th -- Gator playing with the Sofa Kings at Poppy's on Eagle Mt. Lake
Sept. 23d - Gator and Brent Rozelle w/the Sofa Kings at John Bs - Arlington
Oct. 7 - John B's - Gator w/the Sofa Kings and SSBK
Oct. 23 - Gator w/the Sofa Kings
Oct. 26th - Mambo's w/the Sofa Kings
Nov. 14th - La Grave Field benefit concert for SoldiersChild
Nov. 23 - Gator - special appearance with Holland K. Smith at Keys Lounge
Dec. 21 --- Gator & Ray Reed unplugged
Sat. Jan 3 -- Gator & Drunk Uncle at Johnnie O's
Jan. 17 - Chula Chaser Party at Score Sports Bar - Gator & Ray Reed
March 12 Jam at Keys --- Ray Reed & Gator
April 25 & 26th Chula Chaser Weekend Festival (Lake Worth)
May 16 Austin Events Center w/Ray Reed & Gator
May 22--Cleburne BBQ Cook-off with Ray Reed & Gator

           Gator with  Johnny Winter                                                                                                 Crowd at Bedford Blues Festival w/SSBK                                                                      Gator w/ Anson Funderburgh 9 time WC   aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaHandy Award winner
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Put on the headphones, crank it up and enjoy

 Love Her with a Feeling.wma
You Do the Thinkin & I'll Do the Drinkin
 Divin' Duck
Everything I Need
(thanks Keb Mo)
 She Caught the Katy
These Arms of Mine
 Cell Phone
Tore Down.mp3
She's Tough (1).mp3

The Kings backstage before opening for Kenny Wayne Sheppherd           BB King, John Lee Hooker and Buddy Guy have played at JJ's Blues Club 
                                                                                                                                             ---so have the SSBK!

YouTube Videos by the Kings -
Green River
Stay Loose

"You Do the Thinkin' & I'll Do the Drinkin"

Video - See Gator playing on Beale Street in Memphis
with Big Jerry and the Memphis Juke Band 
Gator & the Kings backing 2-time WC Handy Award Bluesman of the Yr. -  Lousiana Red

Gator Playing with Cadillac Johnson, Lil' Bennie Durall & Neal Drennon


Guitar Shorty, Gator and Mike at a blues festival

for bookings or questions, contact Gator at 

                  garymillhollon@gmail.com or call 817-964-3439

  To see some interesting history on the South Side Blues Kings, check on the links below.                                


 BIOs, PRESS. and Hollywood references 

     Gear Page on some of our equipment

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