June 28, 2003
We are finally current on all our photo galleries. The following shows went up today:
Hells Kitchen (Tacoma, WA) - 6/21/03
Club Impact (Tacoma, WA) - 6/27/03
Thanks to all the folks who came out to Club Impact last night and rocked out with us..we had a great time and you're sending us off to Spain with a huge smile!
June 26, 2003
We're almost caught up on the photo galleries. Today we added the following:
Acoustic Cafe (Sumner, WA) - 5/30/03
Kartracks (Mt. Vernon, WA) - 5/31/03
Presidents Hall (Bremerton, WA) - 5/31/03
Graceland (Seattle, WA) - 6/4/03
Mt. Rainier High School (Des Moines, WA) - 6/6/03
Atomic City Records (Richland, WA) - 6/6/03
Rays Golden Lion (Richland, WA) - 6/6/03
Enumclaw High School (Enumclaw, WA) - 6/12/03
Liberty Theatre (Puyallup, WA) 6/19/03
Hope you enjoy the shots!
June 25, 2003
A Gallery for the May tour of California is now up in the Photos section.
June 24, 2003
We will be getting caught up on all our photo galleries this week. Today galleries went up for the following shows:
Crocodile (Seattle, WA) - 5/9/03
Bonney Lake Skate Park (Bonney Lake, WA) - 5/10/03
Cedar Tavern (Raymond, WA) - 5/10/03
The Roxy (Bremerton, WA) - 5/16/03
Keep checking back for more photos as the week goes on.
June 20, 2003
WOW! We don't know what else to say. Last night at the Liberty Theatre was an incredible show. A HUGE thanks to all the kids for coming out in force and making the night one of our most memorable as a band. The show was sold out and hundreds of kids got turned away at the door. We were cleaned out of nearly all our merchandise - which means we'll have to come up with some new cool stuff for the Impact show next Friday. Special thanks to the organizers, KGRG for sending reps to the show and playing us so much and to all the other great bands - Instant Winner, The Geeks, Go Ahead, Ruckus and Inner Self. Definitely a great way to start out the summer!
June 19, 2003
A Great article on The Jet City Fix appears in the latest issue of the Weekly Volcano. You can check it out in the Press section. A huge thanks to Ron Swarner for writing it.
June 12, 2003
A special thanks to the kids at Enumclaw High School. We just played their end of the year BBQ/Bash and it was off the hook. It was cool to throw it down with our good friends The Geeks and send all the little "Hornets" off to their summer adventures. Have a great summer and to all you underclassmen we'll see ya next year. If you can't wait that long come out to our shows!
June 7, 2003
The Jet City Fix has been getting a lot of airplay on WJCU 88.7 FM in Cleveland, OH. Members of the band did an on-air interview with DJ Igor that will be repeated a couple of times this week. Tune in and check it out if you can at www.wjcu.org The request line is 216-397-4458.
May 26, 2003
As we continue to spread TJCF in the Golden Bear State of California we just got the really good news that some of our music will be featured in upcoming episodes of MTV's "Road Rules" and "The Real World"! More details as we get them.
May 22, 2003
Hello California! The Jet City Fix arrived safe and sound in HOT Sacramento, CA today for a week of dates throughout the state of CA....so if you have friends in these parts tell 'em to check our show schedule and come out and say "hey"
May 16, 2003
Photos for the CD release party at Hells Kitchen in Tacoma, WA, The B Side Tavern show in Spokane and our live in-studio performance at KEXP are all up in the photo gallery.
May 13, 2003
Some photos from our CD release show at The Brick:House are now up in the photo gallery. Check 'em out.
May 9, 2003
There is a nice spotlight feature on The Jet City Fix in today's edition of The Tacoma News Tribune. Check out the feature here.
May 8, 2003
We are going to Spain in early July (July 4 &5) to play the BILBAO ACCION ROCK festival. We are honored to be sharing the stage with the likes of Danzig, Sick Of It All, Dogs D'Amour, Zen Guerrilla, Nebula, Electric Frankenstein, and many more fine acts. Celebrate our country's birthday the right way - rock out in Spain! For more information check out www.bilbaoaccionrock.com
May 6, 2003
Great News! We've just been added to the rotation on KGRG. The KGRG music director wrote "I'm Mike, music director over at KGRG. I just wanted to let you know we've added your CD to our rotation! You're being charted to CMJ as well. We'll be spinning track 3 off the Play To Kill record. Get your fans to request your song on KGRG." You can request through the website or by calling 253-833-5004. Track 3 on our CD is "Drowning." KGRG is at 89.9 FM.
May 5, 2003
The Jet City Fix are excited to announce they will be playing Saturday Afternoon (May 10th) at the grand opening celebration of the Bonney Lake Skate Park. You can check out a flyer for this event Here. Its for all ages and its FREE!
May 3, 2003
Tonight at 8:00 PM Pacific Time The Jet City Fix will be playing live on KEXP's "Audio Oasis" program. If you are in the Seattle area you can find this show at 90.3 FM on your radio dial..if you live outside of the Seattle Metro area listen to the show on KEXP's Website.
May 1, 2003
The Stranger has a sweet little preview of our show at Graceland this coming Saturday (5/3). Check it out in our "Press" section.
April 30, 2003
The Jet City Fix is excited to announce we will be going out on tour with Authority Zero, 1208, and Redfield. These dates will cover the West Coast and Rocky Mountain regions of the US. As soon as we have the confirmed dates/routing we'll let you know where you can catch the action.
April 29, 2003
The Guest Book/Message Board is functional again. Click the finger link (thumb on the left side) to it and tell us what's up!
April 25, 2003
The Jet City Fix played a suprise gig this morning at Enumclaw High School. 107.7 The End and The JCF were on hand to "shake up" what the senior class thought was to be a meeting about their senior ball and graduation....instead they got a helping of TJCF and the coolest break from class all year. Thanks to Jake, The senior class president for letting us come rock the soon-to-be graduates.
April 24, 2003
The PRESS section of the website is up. Check out what folks have been saying about The Jet City Fix.
April 22, 2003
Our debut Album, "Play To Kill" is now available to the public. Please hit your favorite record store and pick it up....or come see us play one of our upcoming CD release shows and buy it from us...or if you just don't get out of the house try Amazon.com.
April 21, 2003
Photo Galleries from the shows this past weekend in Olympia and with Motorhead are now up in the photos section.
April 20, 2003
Thanks to Tawny Dambacher a few pictures were added to the Club Impact Gallery for the January 17th show. Thanks Tawny!
April 19, 2003
The Video for "Dumb Luck" is now available for your viewing pleasure. Check It Out! We will have VHS copies available for sale at upcoming shows.
April 16, 2003
Photo Galleries are up for our shows at Hells Kitchen on April 5th and our all ages show at Atomic City Records in Richland, WA on Friday 4/11. Check em' out! We rock with Motorhead in 72 hours!
April 15, 2003
Photos from our all ages show at The Acoustic Cafe in Sumner on April 4 are up in the photo gallery.
April 13, 2003
All the photos from the Link Wray tour are now up in the "Link Wray Tour" photo gallery.
April 12, 2003
An album review for our forthcoming "Play To Kill" CD recently appeared in The Press in Milwaukee, WI. Check it out!
April 11, 2003
Our song "The Life" appears on a new compilation from Changes One Records in the UK. The label does a monthly compilation series and we are on their March 2003 edition. Artists on the compilation include Candyheads, Rat Daddy, Bubble, Neil Leyton, Loose Thread, Crucified Barbara, No Direction, The Jet City Fix, Dom Brown and there are "hidden tracks" by The Black Halos and Diamond Dogs. You can order the compilation by visiting The Changes One Website.
April 1, 2003
This is no Joke! Our live schedule has been altered a bit. On Saturday April 19th we will now be playing a HUGE all ages show at the Northgate Music Theatre with none other than MOTORHEAD, DWARVES and HIGH ON FIRE! Some other new dates are on the shows page as well..check em' out.
March 31, 2003
The band Bio is finally up. If you click on the individual names you can go to a page of 20 questions with each band member and learn a bit more about them. Have fun...
March 30, 2003
The flyer for our CD Release Show at the Brick:House in Seattle is in the photo section under the Directory Brickhouse_Apr_03. Check it out...copy it and pass it around. Slowly but surely more pictures are being added daily from the Link Wray tour...keep checking back as that gallery will grow daily.
March 21, 2003
Photos from our Graceland show with Zen Guerrilla in January were added to the photo gallery. We also added some photos from the Link Wray tour to the photo gallery as well...this gallery will be a work in progress as we have over 5 weeks worth of pictures to add so keep checking back to see what's new....and if you're in the Seattle/Tacoma area go buy the "Dumb Luck" single if you haven't already!
March 19, 2003
"Dumb Luck" Singles are also available at these locations:
Cellophane Square (on Broadway)
Budget Tapes & Records
March 18, 2003
Heads Up to all our fans in the Seattle Area. Our "Dumb Luck" CD Single is out today. Better yet...you can score this fne 3-song CD for a mere 99 cents! Locations where you can purchase the single are as follows:
Sonic Boom (Capitol Hill)
Sonic Boom (Fremont)
Sonic Boom (Ballard)
Easy Street (on Mercer)
Easy Street (West Seattle)
Orpheum (on Broadway)
Tower (on Mercer)
Silver Platters (Northgate)
Singles Going Steady (on 2nd)
Cellophane Square (University Ave)
Al's (University Ave)
2nd Time Around (University Ave)
Please go out and buy a copy (or Three!)
March 16, 2003
We played SXSW last night....played a big outdoor stage in 75-degree weather (a welcome change from all the frigid temperatures we've toured in the last 6 weeks) for a bunch of kids and industry folk....big shout outs to 101X (Austin,TX) for sponsoring the stage and to Flickerstick and Passerby for rocking the house with us.
March 15, 2003
Our stop in New Orleans was a blast! We got to see Norway's legendary Turbonegro and the Queens Of The Stone Age and then rock the afterparty in the House Of Blues Voodoo Lounge....that town knows how to party and TJCF was glad to be part of the Rock Action..thanks to the fine folks at House Of Blues for setting us up right!
March 14, 2003
At the end of our set in Richmond, KY last night things got a bit "loose"..we found out the owner, named Kenny plays in a Motley Crue tribute band..so we dragged his ass up on stage and proceeded to rip through a few Crue covers to the delight of the folks in the house. Live Wire. Looks That Kill, and Dr Feelgood were laid down...and Jeebus did a Vince Neil impersonation that words can not describe...
March 12, 2003
We returned to Rochester last night and rocked out with two awesome local bands..the Thundergods and the Shackletons..and the fine staff at the Montage continued to make us feel most welcome. Can't wait to be back folks.
March 8, 2003
The last date of the Link Wray tour went down at the Village Underground in NYC tonight. The venue was sold out and both sets by us and Link went down well. At the end of the Link Wray set members of Bruce Springsteen's band jumped up for some jamming and closed out the evening with Link and Dana....we will have pictures up soon.
March 5, 2003
WNHU 88.7 FM at The University Of New Haven is spinning The Jet City Fix on their specialty show The Anti-Emo Empire.
March 4, 2003
The new website design is up. A great big shout out to our webmaster Craig Corvin for taking Shane's hands and letting them entertain you as you navigate through the site.
March 3, 2003
Northampton MASS was a killer show.....probably one of the best sets of rock we've ever played...the band is very excited about the way things are shaping up musically....after the show we were treated to a 5-star meal at a small joint called Circa....the private after hours meal was Link Wray and his wife Olive, Hilton Valentine (of the Animals) and his wife Germaine, Terry of NRBQ/Johnny Cash fame and TJCF. Pictures will be up at the conclusion of the tour. Special Thanks to Liz & Dane and the fine folks at Cica for the best grub we've had the whole tour. (The Montage in Rochester comes in a close 2nd!)
March 2, 2003
The Turning Point in Piermont, NY is probably the smallest place we ever played but it was a great time. Robbie Stoner from Bob Dylan's band (and a former collaborator with Link Wray) was in attendance and a good time was had by all.
February 28, 2002
Members of The Animals were in attendance at the New Haven Show last night...it was a great time. Our first confirmed date after the Link Wray tour wraps up is up...March 10th at Luxx in Brooklyn, NY...keep checking back for more dates and details.
February 24, 2002
We had a great show in Rochester, NY last night at the Montage Grill. After the night wrapped up we headed over (with most of the Montage Grill staff in tow) to the local punk/rock bar The Bug Jar where it was open mic night...we went up at the end of the evening and slammed through "Love It Or Leave It" and "The Fix"....it was a really good time. Special thanks to Al, Andrea, Carly and all the awesome folks at the Montage for make our time in Rochester so awesome!
February 16, 2003
Photos of Justin and Dana playing with Link Wray at Vnuks in Milwaukee are up on Link's Website..check out Link sporting a nice Jet City Fix T-Shirt!
February 15, 2003
Milwaukee (Cudahy), WI was a great Valentines Day show...the place was packed at the 450 capacity and due to a cancellation of the local opener we were able to get up there and give the people the full menu of Jet City Fix material...A big shout out to Dave and Kate and all at Vnuks for treating us so well..we can't wait to come back.
February 13, 2003
Our first show was off the hook last night. We played with a local Detroit band called the Cyril Lords and of course Link Wray. Our set was well received and the stage and sound were top notch. Justin and Dana slammed some rock with the legendary Link Wray for nearly 2 hours. They ran through classics like Rumble, Jack The Ripper, Ace Of Spades, Run Chicken Run, Tornado Rock, Hot Sauce, Batman, Spiderman, Shawnee, and Branded and the partisan crowd was eating it up. A big shout out to Dave Alford in Detroit - thanks for making our 3 days in town rock so very hard! We're off to Milwaukee.....
February 10, 2003
We're in Detroit!...Its cold as hell and snowing like crazy..but we're here. Dana and Justin jammed with Link Wray for the first time today and it looks and sounds like this tour is gonna be off the hook! We are so anxious to play words can not describe the feeling...one more day til we blast off....
February 8, 2003
We made it from Seattle to Chicago in 40 hours! We even had time to stop in Sturgis, SD at The Harley Davidson shop, see Mount Rushmore and shoot some stick at the world famous "in the middle of nowhere" Wall Drug. Its frickin cold here..but we will warm up with some Rock for sure...more later.
February 6, 2003
THE JET CITY FIX are hitting the road.....
Get ready to rumble! When it comes to innovation in the vocabulary of electric rock guitar, few can hold their own against the legendary Link Wray. With heaps of rawness and distortion, Wray rewrote the book on rock guitar in the Fifties. And he continues to crank his amp and bend those strings around such signature tunes of his as "Rumble," "Ramble," "Ace of Spades," and "Jack the Ripper." Heck, this guy's so bad, and such a primeval rock and roller, that the authorities banned an INSTRUMENTAL track of his because of the juvenile delinquent vibes it radiated. Give the guy some bonus points for STILL not being in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. THE JET CITY FIX will not only be opening for Link Wray on this entire 4 week tour but the powerhouse rhythm section of Justin McDonald and Dana Sims will be pulling double duty as members of Link Wray's band!
The confirmed dates as of today are as follows:
2/12 - Detroit, MI - The Magic Stick
2/14 - Milwaukee, WI - Vnuks Lounge
2/15 - Dekalb, IL - Otto's
2/16 - Madison, WI - Luthers Blues
2/17 - Minneapolis, MN - Fine Line Music Cafe
2/19 - Chicago, IL - Abbey Pub
2/21 - Cleveland, OH - Beachland Ballroom
2/22 - Pittsburgh, PA - Moondogs
2/23 - Rochester, NY - Montage Grill
2/25 - Buffalo, NY - Mohawk Place
2/27 - New Haven, CT - Toad's Place
2/28 - Farmingdale, NY - The Downtown
3/1 - Philadelphia, PA - North By Northwest
3/2 - Piermont, NY - Turning Point
3/3 - Northampton, MA - Iron Horse Music Hall
3/7 - Asbury Park, NJ - Stone Pony
3/8 - New York, NY - Village Underground
More dates will be added so keep checking the "upcoming shows" page
We'll miss you while we're gone but we promise to come back and knock your socks off! Our debut Album "Play To Kill" will be released on King Bee/Infect Records on April 22nd and we will have tons of cool events/shows in the Puget Sound region that week.
We'll check in with ya soon.
February 3, 2003
We just wrapped up all the shooting for our "Dumb Luck" music video this evening. The producers of the vid will be editing and putting it together while we go off on tour...life is crazy busy at the moment for the Fix..and we're lovong every minute of it! If you have friends in the Midwest or East Coast let em'know we're coming their way!
February 2, 2003
Photos from the Portland show at the Blackbird with Zen Guerrilla are up in the photo gallery now. Check Em' Out. Thanks to Brian for snapping the pics.
January 26, 2003
We had a killer show at The Crocodile last night...thanks to all the folks who came down. We shot footage for our forthcoming "Dumb Luck" video and more footage will be shot next Friday the 31st at the Graceland show with Zen Guerrilla. Photos from the Croc show have been added to our photo galley thanks to Danica.
January 24, 2003
Photos from our suprise show at Club Impact on January 17th and our 4th Ave Tavern show in Olympia later that same night are now up in the photo gallery for y'all to check out. Erik and Nichole snapped these for us.
January 23, 2003
Photos from the Jan 18th all ages show at Hells Kitchen in Tacoma are up in the photo gallery. Fix-A-Fire Erik Meyer snapped the pix.
January 20, 2003
Tour dates are starting to come in for the February/March tour with Link Wray. Check out the upcoming shows page for the first 4 dates.
January 16, 2003
A Flyer for the January 25th Crocodile show is in a new photo gallery called Crocodile_Jan_03 ....photos will be added to this gallery after the show.
January 15, 2003
Go to the "Various Images" Photo Gallery and check out the covers for our upcoming releases:
"Dumb Luck" CD single (out early February on King Bee/Infect Records)
"Sick Of Drugs" 7"-single (out in March on Safety Pin Records in Spain)
"Play To Kill" CD (out April 22nd on King Bee/Infect Records)
January 14, 2003
A few more photos were added to the January 4th Brick:House show photo album. Yhanks to Patty Hinkle for the pics.
January 12, 2003
Jayce Flauding sent more pictures from the Impact show so they have been added to that gallery! Thanks Jayce!
January 11, 2003
A limited number of photos are up from the Club Impact show last night. Thanks to Nichole for shooting them.
January 8, 2003
Pictures from our Friday the 13th show (Dec) at Graceland are up as well as additional shots from last Saturday's Brick:House show - thanks to Poggie Adamson.
We also picked up a show at the Crocodile Cafe on Saturday the 25th of January...check out the upcoming shows section of the site for more details
January 7, 2003
The street team site is now functioning. If you want to have access to exclusive content for The Jet City Fix and lend your talents to the cause of The Jet City Fix please go to The Fix-A-Fires Website
January 6, 2003
The Link Wray tour has been pushed back a couple of weeks. We will still start in Detroit only now it will be on Wednesday, February 12th - we will have the full routing and details for you in the next couple of days. We have added a couple shows in Portland in Seattle with Zen Guerrilla at the end of January - check out the upcoming shows page for more information.
Pictures from two December 14th shows at the Artic Tavern and Hells Kitchen are up in the photo galleries. A big shout out to Poggie Adamson for sending us the pics!
January 5, 2003
Some pictures from the Jan 4th Brick:House show are up. Thanks a million to Carrie, Patty and the rest of the Brick:House crew for providing such a kick-ass place to play!
January 3, 2003
Pictures from New Years day at Club Fusion have been added to the photo gallery. Check 'em out. Thanks to Nichole and Angie for snapping the pics.
January 1, 2003
Happy New Year! We just found out (while at our rocking New Years Eve show in Tacoma) that we will be playing an all ages event at the Fusion in Seattle's U-District today! We don't know much except there will be a few bands with The Geeks and The Jet City Fix playing for sure. Doors at 5:00 - check our shows page for what other info we have.