You have probably already heard their name; the “word of mouth” has spread fast. The Jersey Shore Roustabouts have been entertaining audiences at throughout Central and Southern New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia earning a reputation as an upbeat, positive, family-friendly band, making them one of the most in-demand entertainment acts in the area.


Carlos Colon/Lead Vocals The former front man for punk/glam rock bands Prisoner and Pigs On Parade has returned to the mic for the first time since the early '80's. His past includes performances in legendary New York club scene venues like CBGB’s, Kenny’s Castaways,and Zappa’s, as well as TV and radio appearances on The Joe Franklin Show and The Joey Adams Show. And yes there are pictures around of him in full glam makeup--apparently, they are very well hidden. Click here to visit Carlos on FaceBook.


Joe DeNardo, Keyboards, Vocals - Joe is a Jersey Shore music scene veteran, having played with numerous bands for over 30 years. He is a classically trained pianist who won several state amateur competitions before becoming "professional" as a teenager playing at local piano bars.  With several album credits and television appearances on his resume, Joe has performed with J.T. Carter of The Crests and has opened for the likes of Joel Katz & the Dynamics, the 1910 Fruitgum Company, The Association.

Frank Agliata/Lead Guitar, Bass, Vocals - Formerly the band's bassist, and now the band's lead guitarist, his versatility is the past had him jamming with some of the Boss' bandmates in the early '70's, as well as performing on television and in Atlantic City with the JuJuan Folana Band. He has also played with Checkered Past, the Devotion Band and Fellaheen. He  has also brought added depth to the band's sound as a backup vocalist. Those nice high harmonies you hear when we play? That's Frank! Click here to visit Frank on FaceBook.
"Cowboy Bob" Reese/Bass -  Jersey Shore club circuit veteran "Cowboy Bob" most recently has had a multi-year stint with “Southern Steel” a Southern rock and that opened for the Outlaws, Mountain, the Marshall Tucker Band, and the Dickey Betts Band. After a short retirement, he met the Roustabouts through a mutual friend and later joined the band when bassist Steve Chelston left because of other commitments. Cowboy Bob is happy to be polishing his Fender again to bring his rockin’ beat to the Roustabouts.   

Frankie J/Tenor Saxophone, Vocals - This energetic fireball of a saxophonist started in the late 50's with Roger Johnson and the Hub Caps then spent years as the lead sax player for the Viscounts. After backing the legendary Duprees for years during their big comeback, the mega-talented, Frankie J jumped at the chance to join the Jersey Shore Roustabouts. He had filled in at shows before but when a full-time position opened up, he was overwhelmed with the excitement of joining retro-rock's fastest rising band. His excitement is contagious and fans are already in love with this dynamic addition to the lineup.


Nicky "Bada-Bing" D'Angelo, Drums - In becoming the new Roustabouts' drummer, Nicky Bada-Bing reunites with former band mate Joe DeNardo. They played together with J.T Carter of the Crests and Joel Katz and the Dynamic Association. He has also opened up for major acts like Waylon Jennings, Peter Criss and Ace Frehley of Kiss, Three Dog Night, and the 1910 Fruit Gum Company. This wide variety of experience brings to the band an energy that takes the jersey Shore Roustabouts to an entire new level.

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