Welcome to The Johnathans
Exactly What You Need To ROCK
October 5, 2019 at 8:10 PM
"The Johnathans" were a time warp extravaganza at Rileys.
I'd never seen these guys before - they put on a fun show. Coasters, Elvis, Beatles, Orbison... some 4 part harmony, some surf instrumentals.
You ought to check 'em out.
About The Johnathans
We are an “oldies” band specializing in the years 1955 to 1965. We play hits by Elvis, Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, The Ventures, Beatles, various Doo-Wop songs and more! We are a four-piece band with guitar, bass, drums and a sax/guitar/piano man. Three out of four of us are named Jon….
We currently play at Riley's in San Marcos, Central Market South, and Ginny’s Little Longhorn as well as private functions. We’ve found that we are a great fit for listeners of all ages. Over the years our members have played with Alvin Crow, Chapparal, The Association, Ace in the Hole Band, and Squirrel Nut Zippers to name a few. The band members are: Jon Ricketts, lead guitar & vocals, Jon Kemppainen, sax, guitar, keys, & vocals, John Chandler, drums, humor, & vocals, Paul Wilson, bass, 12 string guitar, vocals & witty banter.
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