Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes are an American band from the Jersey Shore and led by Southside Johnny. They have been recording albums since 1976 and are closely associated with Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band. More than one hundred musicians can claim to have been members of The Asbury Jukes, including Jon Bon Jovi who toured with the band as a special guest during 1990.
Today, the band is made up of Southside Johnny (lead vocals, harmonica), Glenn Alexander (guitars, vocals), John Conte (bass), Jeff Kazee (keyboards), Thomas "Goose" Seguso (drums), Joey Stann (tenor sax), Chris Anderson (trumpet), John Isley (baritone sax), and Neal Pawley (trombone).
In August, 2015, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes released their first new album in 5 years, Soultime! The band has been touring in support of the album and are finally making their way to Cincinnati!
“When I grew up I wanted to be a Juke. I still want to be a Juke.” - Jon Bon Jovi
Catch them at The Madison Theater on Saturday, March 12th!