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Lightning Jack: Island Instrumentals
Lightning Jack: Christmas in Florida
Lightning Jack: Treasure Island Blues

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Spring Beach Weddings

Stroll across the sand to the melodic steel drum as the waves crash the distant shoreline.  Book now for a beach wedding in true island style.

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       Jack McGivern licensed Florida Realtor with Keller Williams Gulf Beaches

                                 TROP ROCK RECORDING ARTIST/PRODUCER

                                         Steel Pan Player

                            GUITAR - VOCALS - STEEL DRUM 

                                            SOLO - DUO - TRIO or more

                                 10 PIECE All STEEL DRUM BAND (SPC Steel Band

                  Tampa Bay Steel Drum Wedding and Cocktail Hour Music

                    Jack McGivern is the Band Leader of three Tampa Bay Bands:                           

                        THE LIGHTNING JACK TRIO

                                 Black Jack Blues Band

            ( 4 piece Blues Band, No steel pan, Add Sax Player)

                                Alien Pan Band

With Green steel pan and theremin!!!! Ancient Alien themed originals ,Pink Floyd, Grateful Dead,Sublime, Bob Marley, Reggae versions of classic rock songs ,silliness, ect...

   Red Carpet Events: ( I bring Red Carpet, Ropes and Red Steel Drum)

                             Key West Style Entertainment

            Weekends book up fast, also available Weekdays!

You can view the photo gallery or Services at the top for pictures of all the different gigs I do, cover's (Jimmy Buffett, Bob Marley, Grateful Dead, Sublime, Rolling Stones, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Santana, Harry Bellafonte, Zac Brown, Kenny Chesney, John Mayer, and more),Originals, Christmas Music, all instrumental, jazz standards, Disney songs, blues, rock and country, solo, duo, or band. Up to a ten piece Steel Drum Band. Over 70,000 Youtube views... Click the YouTube link at the bottom for videos! You can also hear samples of all my music (Instrumental,Christmas,and Original Music), at The CDBaby link at the top of my page! There are reviews posted on Gigsalad and Gigmaster's websites. I also have a monthly advertising budget and do an aggressive e-mail and social network campaign every week for all my public gigs. Friend me on Facebook and Reverbnation! Also add your email to my mailing list to the left. I am also a proud member of the Trop Rock Music Association,Tampa Bay Blues Society and Tampa Bay Parrot Head Club and The Sarasota Bay Parrot Head Club.


    Thank you Troprock fans for a great year!  "The Lightning Jack Trio" played many gig's all over the state,also available as a four or five piece band "Tropic Thunder" (In REVERBNATIONS TOP TEN JAM BANDS IN TAMPA BAY)  It is amazing the countless Beach Weddings, Cocktail Hours, Red Carpet Events, Florida Trop Rock shows and other steel drum gigs that Lightning Jack has played, in Pinellas, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Sarasota,Hernando, counties. Lightning Jack has released three CD'S  "Treasure Island Blues" , "Christmas in Florida" and "Island Instrumentals" are available on CDBABY.COM link at the top of this page. A special thank's to: STOTTLEMYERS SMOKEHOUSE, FLORIDABEACHBAR.COM, CASEY KEY FISHHOUSE, GATOR'S, GASPAR'S GROTTO, JD'S, SUNCOAST SURFSHOP, TRADEWINDS CHURCH, DOLPHIN BEACH RESORT, BILMAR BEACH RESORT,COOTERS, ALE AND THE WITCH, RUTH ECKERD HALL, SEMINOLE HARDROCK CASINO, THE HIDEAWAY CAFE, LOU'S FLORIST, THE SIRATA RESORT, THE COREY AVE FRESH MARKET,THE SUNCOAST BLUES SOCIETY, TWELVE BAR RAG, MAYHEM MAGAZINE,BEACH LIFE,GULF BEACH WEDDINGS,THE FOUNDER'S CLUB, THE CHATTAWAY,TAMPA BAY TIMES FORUM, and PARADISE NEWS! Thank's Tampa Bay Music Scene for a great 2022!