Lightning Jack

Lightning Jack (WA)

Sunday 27th November, 3:30-6:30pm. Free entry

Lightning Jack' is multi instrumentalist, Jack Ceriani who's Blues Roots Grunge style of music, is a percussive sound that is very much his own.

With many years performing music on the road, Jack has supported other acts such as ill Starred Captain, The Extended Family, The Dave Mann Collective, Loren, Dave Hole, Ash Grunwald, The Angels, Blue Shaddy, Mangrove Jack Mancor & Em Dee.

Current music projects include playing lead guitar for Lance Friend in the Murky River band, toured with Pop Standem and Phil Emmanuel. Currently featuring in The Steedy Eddie show with Lance Friend bringing to you nothing but comedy gold.

Recent studio work with songwriter Roshani Priddis has led to Jack becoming her fulltime guitarist. Since appearing on 60 mins with her life story earlier this year, Roshani has been receiving great reviews.

Recent performances at the last Byron Bay Blues festival were a hit with large audiences going off. Lightning Jack will be touring solo in the spring, throughout South Western & South Australia to begin working on his next album release.

Jack lists a few of his many influences as Tom Waits, Jeff Lang, Hatz Fitz, Jim McLelland and Ori Rossi. Jack has just finished recording his debut EP 'The Road Begins' which includes accompaniments on double bass by Gavin Shoesmith (early John Butler Trio) currently 'The Groovesmiths' and Angus Diggs on drums ( Mia Dyson, Jeff Lang).