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Jim Loftus: Gig Schedule

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Brandywine Living at Middlebrook Crossing(private)

2:00-3:00PM

2005 Route 22 West, P.O. Box 1600
Bridgewater New Jersey 08807
(732) 868-8181 [map]

Jim entertains on piano for the first time at this location of Brandywine Living in Somerset County, NJ for the residents here..

Brandywine Living at Middlebrook Crossing is centrally located near Routes 287 & 78, and surrounded by many unique points of interest including the Bridgewater Commons Mall and Commerce Bank Ballpark, home to the popular Somerset Patriots minor league baseball team.


Saturday, March 4th, 2017

LIZARD CREEK PUB w/VINYL PERSUASION

Jim & VINYL PERSUASION debut here tonite at the Lizard Creek! - 8:00-11:00PM

1424 West Lizard Creek Road
Lehighton Pennsylvania 18235
(610) 377-2249 [map]

Jim joins Ron Shirey & Jim Brekus as they debut at this popular Lehighton PA pub under new ownership the past year--come out and join VINYL PERSUASION as they do their trademark throwback classic pop rock gems of the "vinyl record era " 1962-1982 in 3 part harmony. Find this pub on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/LizardCreekPub/ and like the trio at https://www.facebook.com/VinylPersuasion/ 


Friday, March 17th, 2017

Elm Terrace Gardens(private)

2:30-3:30PM

660 N. Broad Street
Lansdale Pennsylvania 19446
(215)361-5656 [map]

Jim always gets booked to do an "Irish gig" somewhere each year(being Irish himself);this year he plays for the first time at the Health Center of this Lansdale PA senior retirement facility for an St.Patty's Day party.

As a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), Elm Terrace Gardens provides independent living, personal care and nursing care as well as healthcare and supportive services all under one roof. Residents benefit from an active lifestyle and gain peace of mind knowing that their future needs will be met. Founded in 1981 by members of the First Baptist Church of Lansdale, Elm Terrace Gardens is a not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community open to people of all faiths.


Saturday, March 18th, 2017

COOPER'S ON THE WATERFRONT("The '60's Boys Concert")

JIM JOINS "THE '60's BOYS" FOR CONCERT HERE TONITE! - 7:00-9:00PM

304 Kennedy Blvd.
Pittston Pennsylvania 18640
(570)654-6883 [map]

More details/weblinks to come on this show/concert with "THE '60's BOYS"(formerly "The Mudflaps"). Jim has been the keyboardist/vocalist with the band since summer 2016 and continues to do entertaining shows with four piece horn section most of the time..delivering exciting renditions of late '50's hits, Elvis Presley, Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, The Blues Brothers, '60's pop rock hits, and Chicago classics just to name a few..check back for more details here in the coming weeks!!


Friday, March 24th, 2017

Brandywine Living at Upper Providence(private)

3:15-4:15PM

1133 Black Rock Road
Phoenixville Pennsylvania 19460
(610) 933-3250 [map]

Jim returns here after a very successful debut on Thanksgiving Eve 2016 on their Steinway grand piano in their lobby that they refer to as "Center Stage", playing for the residents. 

Brandywine Living is a premier provider of quality care and services to seniors. Dedicated to promoting independence, dignity and individuality, the Brandywine team has a long history of providing a network of health care services in the mid-Atlantic region including assisted living, Alzheimer’s and dementia care, and sub-acute rehabilitation. Brandywine’s corporate office is located in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey.

An Outstanding Location
Brandywine Living at Upper Providence is conveniently located in beautiful Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, at the intersection of Route 29 and Black Rock Road and adjacent to The RiverCrest Golf Club & Preserve. The community is now open!

A Vibrant Lifestyle
The residents of Brandywine Living at Upper Providence will enjoy the community’s special features including a wine bar and Tap Room, Therapy Pool, Movie Theater, Music Room, and Library. Remember–it’s your choice…Enjoy!


Saturday, April 1st, 2017

THE WEST END RESTAURANT

JIM & VINYL PERSUASION RETURN HERE TO QTOWN! - 8:00-11:00PM

750 N. West End Blvd.
Quakertown Pennsylvania 18951
(267)347-4003 [map]

Jim along with Ron Shirey(vocals/percussion) and Jim Brekus(acoustic guitar/vocals) continue to deliver the music of their trio VINYL PERSUASION, returning to the West End Pub where they debuted back in August 2016(and played January 6th this year)..it's a great updated venue in Quakertown PA on Rt. 309..they'll be playing their iconic tunes from the "vinyl record era" of the '60's/'70's/early '80's with the focus on three-part harmonies.  Find them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion and join them in Quakertown tonight!


Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

THE LYNNVILLE HOTEL w/Vinyl Persuasion

JIM & VINYL PERSUASION RETURN TO LYNNVILLE! - 3:30-6:30PM

8148 Bausch Road
New Tripoli Pennsylvania 18066
(610) 298-9991 [map]

Jim joins Ron Shirey & Jim Brekus as they return for the thrid time to this venue in New Tripoli PA--come out for a late afternoon kickback w/VINYL PERSUASION as they do their trademark throwback classic pop rock gems of the "vinyl record era " 1962-1982 in 3 part harmony. Find this hotel on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/TheLynnvilleHotel1/?fref=ts and the trio at https://www.facebook.com/VinylPersuasion/?fref=ts 


Friday, April 7th, 2017

THE WEAVERSVILLE INN w/VINYL PERSUASION

JIM & VINYL PERSUASION RETURN TO ONE OF THEIR MOST POPULAR VENUES! - 6:30-9:30PM

6916 Weaversville Road
Northampton Pennsylvania 18067
(610) 502-9881 [map]

Jim and the VINYL PERSUASION trio return to the Weaversville where they played two consecutive New Years Eve events and are back again by popular demand for their first 2017 gig here(also played several gigs here this past year of 2016). Come hear their ambient classic pop rock gems from 1962-1982(the vinyl record era)unplugged in this intimate setting. Follow the trio at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion and check out the Weaversville page at https://www.facebook.com/theweaversvilleinn/


Saturday, April 15th, 2017

LIZARD CREEK PUB w/VINYL PERSUASION

Jim & Vinyl Persuasion return to the Lizard Creek! - 8:00-11:00PM

1424 West Lizard Creek Road
Lehighton Pennsylvania 18235
(610) 377-2249 [map]

Jim joins Ron Shirey & Jim Brekus as they return for their second gig in 2017 at this popular Lehighton PA pub under new ownership the past year--come out and join VINYL PERSUASION as they do their trademark throwback classic pop rock gems of the "vinyl record era " 1962-1982 in 3 part harmony. Find this pub on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/LizardCreekPub/ and like the trio at https://www.facebook.com/VinylPersuasion/ 


Friday, May 5th, 2017

KEYSTONE VILLA AT DOUGLASSVILLE(private)

2:00-3:00PM

1152 Ben Franklin Highway East
Douglassville Pennsylvania 19518
(610)385-2000 [map]

Jim returns to entertain for the seniors in the personal care building on the grounds of Keystone Villa on their upright piano..Jim played their July 4th celebration in 2016 as his debut here.


Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

THE THEATRE AT NORTH w/"The '60's Boys" in Concert!

JIM JOINS "THE '60'S BOYS" IN CONCERT HERE TONITE! - 7:00-10:00PM

1539 North Main Avenue
Scranton Pennsylvania 18508
(570) 800-5020 [map]
Price: TBA

More details/weblinks to come on this show/concert with "THE '60's BOYS"(formerly "The Mudflaps").  Jim has been the keyboardist/vocalist with the band since summer 2016 and continues to do entertaining shows with four piece horn section most of the time..delivering exciting renditions of late '50's hits, Elvis Presley, Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, The Blues Brothers, '60's pop rock hits, and Chicago classics just to name a few..check back for more details here in the coming weeks on ticket prices/exact show times at this 800-seat, state-of-the-art Performing Arts Theater!!

The Theater at North is located in the former North Scranton Junior High School building atop the hill where Green Ridge Street meets North Main Avenue in Scranton, PA. This historic landmark was built in 1922-1924 in a late Gothic Revival style and is on the National Register of historic places. In 2015, Goodwill Industries of Northeastern PA fully renovated the building into affordable senior housing, now called the Gerald T. Langan Apartments at Goodwill North. Seated within the heart of the building, the auditorium has been restored and renovated to an 800-seat, state-of-the-art Performing Arts Theater with cinematic capabilities..


Friday, June 16th, 2017

DIVINE REDEEMER CHURCH FESTIVAL(w/"The '60's Boys")

Jim celebrates his one year anniversary w/"THE '60's BOYS" tonight! - 7:00-10:00PM

438 West Avenue
Mount Carmel Pennsylvania 17851
(570)339-3450 [map]

Jim continues as the keyboardist/vocalist with the fabulous oldies group "THE '60's BOYS"(formerly "THE MUDFLAPS" for over 3 decades!!).  Tonight's gig marks Jim's one year anniversary with this band, as he played this same gig as his debut with "The Boy's" last mid-June 2016. Playing mostly festivals and carnivals this summer, tonight's show will be just the 5 piece band (without horn section)doing classic tunes from the 1950's through 1970's..do not miss them! More info will be added to this post as the date approaches.


Saturday, June 17th, 2017

MT.AETNA RESCUE FIRE CO. CARNIVAL w/"THE '60's BOYS"

Jim & "The '60's Boys" play Rescue Fire Co. Carnival! - 7:00-10:00PM

5 Tanner Street
Myerstown Pennsylvania 17067
[map]

Jim continues to be the keyboardist/vocalist for the former "Mudflaps".. now " The '60's Boys" as they entertain tonight for the annual carnival supporting the Mt. Aetna Rescue Fire Company..check back here on weblinks/Facebook links for this event in the coming months.


Monday, June 19th, 2017

Heartland-Manor Care/Lebanon(private)

2:00-3:00PM

900 Tuck Street
Lebanon Pennsylvania 17042
(717)273-8595 [map]

Jim entertains for the first time for the residents at this location of the Heartland/ManorCare senior facilities.

Located on Tuck Street in Lebanon, PA, ManorCare provides individualized post-hospital skilled nursing care in a comfortable environment. Their clinical and therapy teams are experienced in providing specialized care focused on your needs, interests and ability. This commitment results in a smoother and safer transition throughout your recuperation.


Saturday, June 24th, 2017

KUTZTOWN PARK Festival w/"The '60's Boys"

Jim joins "THE '60's Boys" returning here for their annual show! - 7:00PM & 8:15PM

400 E. Main Street
Kutztown Pennsylvania 19530
[map]

Jim continues as keyboardist/vocalist for the fabulous oldies group "THE '60's BOYS"(formerly "THE MUDFLAPS" for over 3 decades!!). This particular festival is recurring each year and "the boys" played it last June 25, 2016..Playing mostly festivals and carnivals this summer, tonight's two shows also includes a 4 piece horn section doing classic tunes from the 1950's through 1970's..do not miss them! More info will be added to this post as the date approaches; admission price and more.


Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

WIND GAP PARK SUMMER SOUNDS w/"The 60's Boys"

JIM & "THE '60'S BOYS" TONIGHT AT WIND GAP PARK! - 6:00-8:00PM

3rd Street & Lehigh Avenue
Wind Gap Pennsylvania 18091
(610)588-0918 [map]

Jim continues on keyboards/vocals with "THE '60's BOYS" as they play for the first time at the Wind Gap Park "Summer Sounds" Concert. More details will be added here as the date approaches/specific link or Facebook post..playing a wide range of favorites from the late '50's, Elvis, Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, The Blues Brothers, many classic pop rock danceable '60's hits, and Chicago early '70's classics, The '60's Boys continue to be a crowd favorite(formerly "THE MUDFLAPS" for three decades). Don't miss them here tonight.


Saturday, July 29th, 2017

GRANTVILLE VOLUNTEER FIREMAN'S CARNIVAL(w/"The '60's Boys")

JIM & "THE '60's BOYS" RETURN HERE FOR ANNUAL GIG! - 7:30-10:30PM

Grantville Pennsylvania 17028
[map]

Jim continues to be the keyboardist/vocalist with the fabulous oldies group "THE '60's BOYS"(formerly "THE MUDFLAPS" for over 3 decades!!). Playing mostly festivals and carnivals this summer, Jim will be on keyboards and vocals with this band of five that also includes a 4 piece horn section doing classic tunes from the 1950's through 1970's..do not miss them! More info will be added to this post as the date approaches.


Saturday, August 5th, 2017

OUR LADY OF MERCY CATHOLIC CHURCH FESTIVAL(w/"The '60's Boys")

JIm and "THE '60's Boys" return here for annual gig! - 7:00-10:00PM

304 Slabtown Road
Catawissa Pennsylvania 17820
[map]

Jim continues to be the keyboardist/vocalist with the fabulous oldies group "THE '60's BOYS"(formerly "THE MUDFLAPS" for over 3 decades!!). Playing mostly festivals and carnivals this summer, Jim will be on keyboards and vocals with this band of five that also includes a 4 piece horn section doing classic tunes from the 1950's through 1970's..do not miss them! More info will be added to this post as the date approaches.


Friday, August 11th, 2017

THE WEAVERSVILLE INN w/VINYL PERSUASION

Jim joins Vinyl Persuasion at one of their popular venues tonite! - 6:30-9:30PM

6916 Weaversville Road
Northampton Pennsylvania 18067
(610) 502-9881 [map]

Jim and the VINYL PERSUASION trio return to the Weaversville where they played two consecutive New Years Eve events and are back again by popular demand for their second 2017 gig here(also played several gigs here in 2016). Come hear their ambient classic pop rock gems from 1962-1982(the vinyl record era)unplugged in this intimate setting. Follow the trio at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion and check out the Weaversville page at https://www.facebook.com/theweaversvilleinn/


Saturday, August 12th, 2017

THE SPRING HOUSE TAVERN

JIM RETURNS TO THE SPRING HOUSE FOR THEIR OUTDOOR SUMMER MUSIC! - 7:00-10:00PM

1032 Bethlehem Pike
Spring House Pennsylvania 19477
(215)646-1788 [map]

Jim returns to the Spring House Tavern, where he debuted last July 2016 with "Vinyl Persuasion" musical partner Jim Brekus on their outside terrace--he invites all his Philly area friends to come on out! Read more about the legacy of this historic venue at this link: http://www.springhousetavern.com/about/ ..and like them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/numberonecrabcakes/?fref=ts


Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

Schuylkill County Wine Festival(w/"The '60's Boys")

Jim & "THE '60's BOYS" return to this annual event! - 2:00-3:00PM; 4:00-5:00PM

Hegins Park Park Lane
Hegins Pennsylvania 17938
(570) 682-9660 [map]

Jim returns to this wine festival event on keyboards/vocals with the fabulous oldies group "THE '60's BOYS"(formerly "THE MUDFLAPS" for over 3 decades!!). Playing mostly festivals and carnivals this summer, Jim will be on keyboards and vocals with this band of five that also includes a 4 piece horn section doing classic tunes from the 1950's through 1970's..do not miss them! Today "The '60's Boys" will do two shows at the wine festival at 2PM & 4PM...

Ticket info/links for the 2017 event will be posted here in the coming months...

The Schuylkill County Wine Festival is held annually at the beautiful Hegins Park in Hegins, PA celebrating the various wineries and related product in Schuylkill County and nearby locations. FIND THEM ON FACEBOOK FOR UP-TO-DATE INFO: https://www.facebook.com/events/834302096707817/


Friday, September 15th, 2017

KEYSTONE VILLA AT DOUGLASSVILLE(private)

2;00-3:00PM

1152 Ben Franklin Highway East
Douglassville Pennsylvania 19518
(610)385-2000 [map]

Jim returns to entertain for the seniors in the personal care building on the grounds of Keystone Villa on their upright piano. for the second time this year.Jim played their July 4th celebration in 2016 as his debut here.


Saturday, September 30th, 2017

THE TRUM TAVERN w/Vinyl Persuasion

Jim and VINYL PERSUASION return after great debut here in January! - 9:00PM-12:00AM

1 East Broad Street
Trumbauersville Pennsylvania 18970
US 215-538-1087 [map]

Jim returns to a town adjacent to where he lived most of his life..(nearby Green Lane)..he welcomes many of his old pals from grade school and high school to catch "Vinyl Persuasion " tonight as the trio returns here after successful debut here in January. Still the great throwback "vinyl record era" classic pop rock gems in three part harmony..see you there! View the trio's FB page at https://www.facebook.com/VinylPersuasion/ and the "Trum" at https://www.facebook.com/TrumTavern/ 


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