Central Coast all-stars

Central Coast all-stars

Central Coast all-starsCentral Coast all-stars

About Band


Venues performed at:

Buck Owens Crystal Palace - Bakersfield, CA

The Siren - Morro Bay, CA

Morro Bay Wine Sellers - Morro Bay, CA

Rancho Nipomo BBQ - Nipomo, CA

Pine Street Saloon - Paso Robles, CA

Oceano Elks Lodge - Oceano, CA

Pismo Moose Lodge - Pismo, CA

D'Anbino Vineyards and Cellars - Paso Robles, CA

Charlies Place - San Luis Obispo, CA

Lunada Garden Bistro - Cayucos, CA


David Jones

David Jones

David Jones


California Country Music

Association awards include:

• Male Vocalist of the Year twice

• Band of the Year and National

Horizon Award Winner

Lead Singer / Front Man:

world famous Gilley’s Night Club

In Las Vegas, Nevada

Founding member:

• Hawk & Jones 

• Kern River Band

First CD “Honky-Tonk Highway”

became the Number One album

cut, Gavin Radio Charts for 6

consecutive weeks 

#1 single on charts for 8 weeks

“Here Today Gone Tomorrow”

Opened up for Roger Creager 


Bruce Beck

David Jones

David Jones

Keyboards and Vocals

Bruce has been playing keyboards and providing vocals for bands around the Central Coast since 1990. 

Most of his expertise was enjoyed with the San Luis Jazz Band. 

It was all blues and rock with The Mojo Combo, and he's currently with the jazz trio Three Martini Lunch.  

He has been a sideman with local phenom Jim Conroy for his entire tenure here. 

Bruce’s energy and contagious love of the music makes him a pleasure at any venue.


Michael Hopkins

Michael Hopkins

Michael Hopkins

Guitar and Pedal Steel

Michael started performing professionally at the age of 20, and has continued to play in countless musical ensembles based in cities from Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo, Santa Cruz, SF, San Diego, LA, Sacramento, Chico, and Hwy 49 Gold Country.

Since the 80’s he has been a studio musician at many reputable studios and remotely from his home studio.

In concert venues, Michael has opened up for Delbert Mclinton, Shelly West, Pake McEntire, Gary Morris, Restless Heart, Billy Joe Royal, Dusty Chaps, Papa John Creach, Stoneground, Lovin Spoonful and Roger Creager.

In 1994 he performed with “Emmy Mack and The Trim” at the Live Oak Music Festival, shared the stage with Hoyt Axton in Arroyo Grande, CA, and in 2008 played in the "Patsy Cline Always" show in Sun City, Palm Springs with Cindy Summers and Misty Rowe (Film, tv and stage: Hee Haw etc.)


Geert de Lange

Michael Hopkins

Michael Hopkins

Bass and Vocals

Geert, a local California Central Coast upright and electric bass player has layed down the solid groove for a crazy amount of local working bands over the years. 

He was a 15 year member of the Mighty Croondogs, and more recently with Kristen Black Band, Boomer Surf Trio, as well as a long history playing Bluegrass, Americana, and acoustic jazz at festivals around the state.

In concert venues, Geert has opened up for Lovin Spoonful and Roger Creager. 


Mark Roberts

Michael Hopkins

Mark Roberts

Drums and Vocals

Mark has been pounding the drums since he was 12 or 13 years old. 

He played in many a local band

around the San Luis Obispo area including The Rustlers, Wild Eyed Notion, the Brava Band and The

Randy Sharp Band.

Mark is also a vocalist (tenor) and a sound engineer.

He has recorded and released two CDs of his own original songs