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Bahama Kin is Talent Scout, Station Promotions Manager, of RADIO METAL STORM 87.9 FM. Thomaston, Ct. If you would like to have your music aired on RADIO METAL STORM 87.9 FM Contact Radio Metal Storm 87.9 FM NOW!
We will honor all metal styles Not limited to Metal. Tune in NOW & Send your permission to air your music Today! (see email address on link above Enjoy and Keep turning it up till the Cabinets Bleed smoke Bahama kin (Talent Scout, Station Promotions Manager, Artists Show and CD Reviews)

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Bahama kin is working on new Album. Also promoting John Young Band, and offered to help promote Kelle Rhoads (Randy's Brother) Kelle Rhoads is working on material. more news TBA> Bahama Kin has new my space featuring Bahama kin music Bahama Kin is a Lyricist and will Collaborate on material for recording. Bahama Kin is a vocalist and will collaborate on Recording Projects. Bahama Kin is a Keyboardist & Guitarist, Have pro gear. recording studio. Building WreckingBall, supporting each and everyone of you all.. Bahama Kin is working with Joe Sims (AxeMaster) helping to get them a write up artical in several Music Magazines, including Rolling Stone & Metal Edge. Bahama Kin is Helping Robert Schaffer (Wild West) Helping with the Bernie Torme Tour USA plans , Bernie Torme was the first Guitarist to replace Randy Rhoads when Randy Rhoads was Killed in the Terrible Plane Crash in Leesburg, Fla in 1982 . Bahama Kin helped Bodragaz to open for Bon Jovi by supporting & Voting for them, Bahama Kin working on WreckingBall with ex-Headwrench guitarist Phil Damato. more soon on that. Bahama Kin is Helping to promote Tara with gig alerts. also still working on DVD Interviews with Jimi Bell / Ken Young of Forever Young Video Productions & written interviews with several others. for The Jimi Bell Story (Book) As manager/promotion with Headwrench Working on Promo material, and online promotion for the Loudness w/ Vengence - XfactorX - Headwrench - Oceans Afire - Matt Hudobenko Project Show at The WEBSTER THEATRE HARTFORD, CT. March 31st 2006. Working on a demo for nephew SAK Taylor, also Tony Sager Demo at BKS. Bahama Kin recently was corresponding with Larry Rust Ex-keyboardist of IRON BUTTERFLY. be helping to promote upcoming shows hopefully Connecticut . For Larry Rust Solo Tour. Larry Rust, (keyboards - vocals) Larry Rust has worked with Chicago, REO Speedwagon, Stevie Wonder, Larry Carlton, George Howard, Bob Welch, Warren Zevon and Kansas. <-->Jimi Bell & BJ Zampa have joined the band House Of Lords and will be on the New House of Lords album due out late spring 2006. Jimi Bell & BJ Zampa, Jeff Kent is great friend of James Christian colaborated writing on 9 of the 12 tracks. more soon. <--> Bahama Kin was selected to do the Vice reunion review. at The Vice Reunion Oct 8th 2005 at Joanna's Cafe in Somers, Ct. Featuring VICE Rob Rock. (see ) <--> Bahama Kin was offered to work via promotion/mgmt. with Thrash Ratchet a Hardcore Metal band out of NY. pending. met up at Summer Jam 2005 in Red Hook, NY. details see ( ) <--> also in the news Bahama Kin is now the offical lead vocalist of WreckingBall. as of 7/18/2005. Bahama kin completed promo packs for WreckingBall who have gone in and are working on Black Sabbath / Ozzy material for the 1st set list. The first WreckingBall album of Originals title is "BAD HAIR DAZE" Bahama Kin was selected to Write the JIMI BELL STORY "Who the Hell is JIMI BELL " Bahama Kin has written 62 pages so far. This was an Original Book concept idea pitched by: Bahama Kin. (Headwrench Manager, Musician, Videographer, Producer) We met up in Hartford, Ct. ( Dec-8th-2004 ) ironically the same day Dimebag was shot. Bahama Kin / Jimi Bell / & Ken Young (Also Bahama kin's son Raymond) a guitar player too! Plans are Officially in the making for Bahama Kin to Interview ..2 Jimi Bell for information for The book. Ken Young has filmed The interview .. 1 an hour long interview with Jimi Bell & Bahama Kin it is on a DVD & VHS. BY: Ken Young of Forever Young Video Production (JIMI BELL Mgmt) Ken's Film equipment was used for the Movie "Open Water Ken Young has worked with Staind, DiamondBack, Dixie Dregs, Deep Purple Guitarist, Rob Rock, VICE, Joined Forces, and many more. More news as soon as it becomes available. Bahama Kin. <--> HELLO BAHAMA KIN FANS, Bahama Kin has been Managing Headwrench (may not see any mention of me on their homepage?) Original Heavy Metal Band out of Torrington Connecticut since March 2004.. Headwrench has appeared with LA Guns, Dizzy Reed of Guns & Roses, W.A.S.P. Motorhead, OverKill, Unchained the ultimate Van Halen tribute band, MegaHertZ, Smack Seven, Headwrench is scheduled to open for Motorhead March 15th 2005 and for OverKill April 24th, 2005 at the Webster Theatre, in Hartford, Ct. <--> BAHAMA KIN'S Fixture on the music scean began many years back. . 1st as Silkwood Forest Roadie 1976-77 featuring Dan Shafer on guitar. BAHAMA KIN has been vocalist of the following bands. Suntigers, (Guitar-Vocals-Lyrics) Art Star, (Guitar-Vocals-Lyrics) Sophisticated Bastards, (Vocals-Lyrics) Redline (Voacls - Lyrics) Aurora (Vocals - Lyrics) Wicked chill (Vocals - Lyrics) East coast blues (Vocals of their Ozzy & Black Sabbath set) BAHAMA KIN has been manager of Solar Society Critical Condition Headwrench WreckingBall Promize (EX) Thrash Ratchet (Pending) BAHAMA KIN has been Promoter of Critical Condition Solar Society Headwrench WreckingBall Promize BAHAMA KIN Promoted the 1ST Metal-Rock-Jazz concert in Fuessenich Park Torrington Ct. the bands were Critical Condition-Alchemy-Otis Junction. in 1990. <--> BAHAMA KIN has produced Video's - Live Recording - Demo's Cd's of the following bands : Bloodbrother (Con Doty, Lee Preble) Hundreds of videos & live recordings of Bloodbrother & Tour assistant and promotional work for them. East Coast Blues (Dino Pelletier) Hundreds of videos & live recordings of Bloodbrother & Tour assistant and promotional work for them. also vocals for their Ozzy & Black Sabbath set. East Coast Blues members credits included Bobby T.Torello of (Johnny Winter, Michael Bolton), BJ Zampa of Robin Trower, Yngwie Malmsteen, Wayne. BJ Zampa currently of (DiamondBack, House of Lords) John Peckman of (Eight to the Bar, Jeff Pevar) Eric Klaastad of (Billy Joel, Art Garfunkel, Debbie Harry,) BAHAMA KIN has filmed Steve Montano Blues Band at Riders Cafe in Waterbury Ct. Bahama kin has worked with Phoebe Legere who was (Actress & Star of Toxic Avenger 2 & 3, Mondo New York W/Wesley Snipes) Phoebe has toured with David Bowie. BAHAMA KIN has worked with and filmed Malcolm Cecil who is Legendary Synth Programer,Producer of (Steven Stills, Manassas, Quincy Jones, Doobie Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross,) BAHAMA KIN has been on the road with bands from :Connecticut, New York City, Newport RI, Saugarties New York, Mt Vernon N.Y., All over. BAHAMA KIN has done Several solo music videos & CD's. Filmed and recorded live for the following local bands: Headwrench (Manager) Bloodbrother, East Coast Blues The Brightwood Rockers, Chris Tofield & The Bluesbenders, Travis Robinson & The Carptones, Smokin Herb, Kevin Taylor, Ether Binge, Barbara Morrell, BAHAMA KIN Has written Several book manuscripts: (The Parsonage. a History of Wolcottville Ct) The Jimi Bell Story (Who the Hell is Jimi Bell) BAHAMA KIN Produced Phoebe Legere's Promo Documentry Video for her to submit to: The Warner Theater, The Oakdale Theater, The Webster Theater, The Bushnell. Currently manager of Headwrench (See links) BAHAMA KIN Has Been Helping to Promote Connecticut Bands & Worldwide Bands At Bahama Kin's Connectucut Music Online. Mega Hours Of Work Here! A Group Founded By Bahama Kin Which Features Such Members As : Headwrench, Wanted, Eight To The Bar, Spellbinder, Smokin Herb, The Jerks, In Itself, Blue Attire, The Continentals, Voxman Ex Infinity Minus One, The Patti Tuite Band, Mega Hertz, Shadowcaster, Shattersphere, Lead Pipe Bludgeon, Z100 NYC, CO2, Jimi Bell, Mark Easton of Sweet Daddy Cool Breeze, Boneglove (Texas), Arthur Kill, Death By Numbers, Intricate Unit, Mambo Sons, Mike Lasala, Dave Adrian, Dan Shafer Productions, Mutha Ugly, hUShh, D. Smith Blues Band, Johnny Sixgun, OuthouseSound, Jason Nocera, - The Generics, (TK passed on) D'Brethryn, Billy Jones Bluez, Promize, Kayla (Kitty), Radio Mike, Blood Ruby, Leigh Silver & The Bitter Things, Headwrench,WreckingBall,Smack Seven, and many more. NEW NEWS working on Headwrench DVD Project, Summerjam 2004 Video/DVD, Author of The Jimi Bell autobiography, Manuscrips & Book Ideas with Dave Adrian, New Bahama Kin CD in the BK Studio, TBA, Booking & Filming, Writing, Keeping Your name on Top. Bahama Kin (Sign The guestbook) Email me Bahama Kin's 2 Sons are talented musicians, Raymond Edward MacKinnon 16 years old who is playing and studies Pink Floyd, Neil Young, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Ozzy, The Ramones, The Misfits, John Lennon, the Beatles. Raymond And Dad Recorded "Wish you were here (Floyd) with Raymond playing all guitar parts. Bahama Kin's younger son Douglas Lennon MacKinnon 14 years old Plays Drums, Keyboards and Vocals. Also Bahama Kin (Robert M. MacKinnon) has Helped to get Dave Adrian's Biography "The Man From Nowhere" Published. Bahama Kin Is credited in The Book now available at Barnes and Nobel, Border Books, Amazon, Publish America and more. Just in! WreckingBall News: WreckingBall Lineup Complete. This Connecticut Metal/ Rock Band features 2 members of RPMC (Riders Wtby, Ct) WreckingBall began rehearsals back on 1/25/2005 at The Band Room Rehearsal Studios in Beacon Falls, Ct. Phil Damato Has no desires to create any undo feelings towards Headwrench. which Bahama Kin continues to work with and Phil damato wishes Headwrench much success! We all remain friends Bahama Kin Respects both bands. And has much to offer both. as well as Supporting you all at CMO1. The newest news concerning the writting of THE JIMI BELL STORY BY: Bahama Kin. Filmed by: Kenneth Young. Bahama kin has written 63 pages so far as of June 27th 2005. Plans are being set to Produce THE JIMI BELL STORY DVD interview ..2. scheduled for Jan 12 2006. more on that as news happens. Bahama kin remains manager, videographer, promotions, ect of Headwrench who have been treking across the states to put on some killer Headwrench live shows. all filmed by: Bahama Kin. 3/15/05 Headwrench opened for Motorhead at The Webster Theatre in Hartford Ct. and on 5/25/2005 appeared live in NYC (The Continential Motorhead tribute show)many shows are being lined up so stay tuned. Jimi Bell & Diamondback opened for Lynyrd Skynyrd at The Oakedale Theatre in Wallingford, Ct. Ken Young was working on Filming Deep Purple Guitarist Steve Morse, Bahama kin was working on the Jimi Bell Story Book. unable to make that show. update --> Jimi Bell & BJ Zampa Hof DiamondBack have joined House Of Lords and will be featured on the new album due late spring 2006.I will keep you all updated as the music news as it happens. I have alot of awesome plans to come. Including Helping Iron Butterfly with promotions via Keyboardist Larry Rust whom Bahama Kin is now friends with. Thank you all for believing in me as much as I believe in you all. (sign the guestbook) Bahama Kin. EXTRA's p.s. Bahama Kin helped Bill Ward to be included as drummer of Black Sabbath at Ozzfest 2004. (recieved 3 autographed photos from Bill Ward. Bahama kin is helping Bernie Torme via Robert Schaffer with a petition I created for (Wild West) to get gigs in USA. Bahama Kin recieved and autographed photo and signed letter from Sharon Osbourne when I sent her a letter concerning her health when she was ill with cancer. Bahama Kin was asked and wrote the VICE Reunion gig review for Rob Rock. (2005) Bahama Kin has sang Black Sabbath / Ozzy Songs with Drummer BJ Zampa of Yngwie Malmsteen, Robin Trower, Thunderhead, David Wayne's Metal Church,Wayne, Tony McAlpine. Run 21, Dino Pelletier's East Coast Blues. Bahama Kin Has sang Black Sabbath / Ozzy Songs with Guitarist Steve Delacey of ex Journey vocalist Steve Perry, Kiss, Tony McAlpine, Dino Pelletier's East Coast Blues. Bahama Kin has sang Black Sabbath / Ozzy Songs with Drummer John Peckman of Eight to the Bar, Jeff Pevar, Feather Merchants. East Coast Blues Bahama Kin has sang Black Sabbath / Ozzy Songs with Bassist Eric Klaastad of Billy Joel, Art Garfunkel, Debbie Harry (Blondie), East Coast Blues. Bahama Kin has sang Black Sabbath / Ozzy Songs with Drummer Bobby T. Torello of Johnny Winter, Grace Slick, Rossington Collins Band, Michael Bolton, Thunderhead, Dino Pelletier's East Coast Blues, Electric Circus. Bahama Kin has sang Black Sabbath / Ozzy Songs with Steve Montano of Michael Bolton, Crayon, Steve Montano Blues Band, Blue Attire. Bahama Kin is friends and communtcates with fellow author Dan Matovina (Badfinger Biographer) Bahama Kin is friends with and communicates with Keyboardist Larry Rust of Iron Butterfly. Larry Rust has also worked with Chicago, REO Speedwagon, Stevie Wonder, Larry Carlton, George Howard, Bob Welch, Warren Zevon and Kansas. Bahama kin did CD reviews for Mighty Sam McClain / Chris Tofield (Blues on Stage) Bahama Kin's sister Brenda managed and helped bands at Sturgis bike week. she knew the late Sam Kinison, did work for Meatloaf, was responsible for being manager of Hard Times which she and I put Chris Tofield on Stage in front of an audience in Torrington, Ct for the first time. I have known Chris Tofield since he came to my house (around 1980) asking to learn some blues licks. I in turn showed Chris some riffs and introduced him to my great friend Dino Pelletier. whom taught Chris many blues songs and styles. Bahama kin founded Connecticut Music Online (CMO1) the first Connecticut unsigned band promotion yahoo group. other groups inclued Headwrench yahoo group. WreckingBall yahoo group, Jimi Bell Yahoo group Bahama Kin's uncle helped produce M.A.S.H (TV series) Bahama Kin's great great grandmother played piano for silent movies. and much more. some Bahama Kin facts are mentioned on this page in various catagories. and some not yet added here. Thank you all for believing in me as I believe in you. Bahama Kin RISE NOW TOGETHER RISE NOW TOGETHER AS ONE I know that theres a revelution, and it's music. we have the power to make anything possible, when we work together. we are one in the same. I know we can rise to the top, and its love. we have the gifts to better this earth. when we work together, we are one in the same. time is short and the time is now. not yesterday, not tomorrow. Now we have the tools to reach out and express ourselves, We are what its all about. all of us together. its love. We have struggled and failed and laughed and cried. Arn't you tired of losing? then don't. Rise and be counted. Gather together and all our energies merge. the time is now. look at us, humans making changes. No greed, no guilt, no pain. we are what its all about. It's about you and me, not just me, or you. so feed your love to all who need, why, time is short. John lennon knew, Dimebag knew, Ozzy & Sharon Osbourne knows, Jimi Bell knows, Bahama Kin knows, Rob Rock, littlemissozzy knows, you all know don't you? Can you feel it? It's Real. It's Now! Ken Young, Larry Rust Knows. Dave Adrian, Melissa, all of you know. Lets do it and do it now. why wait. celebrate, go wild. Laugh, enjoy existing, play them guitars, drums, keys, sing it loud. help one another, be kind, buy the music, RISE, go to the shows, Support musicians and musicians support fans. celebrate together. Save humanity, gather together and allow our talents to merge. its healthy power. It clean, its good, suffer no more, fight to win, Why Wait, don't quit, don't give in, Be proud. you are what its all about. not me. i just opened your eyes, I feel the need to get up on stage and go totally crazy. I want you all to make it, to shine, to share, to feel the great rewards of sharing, the rewards of friendship, the power is yours if you want in. It's Rock & Roll Brothers and sisters, mothers and fathers. Power baby Power as we merge together to change the world. Its our WOODSTOCK Baby. Metalstock, Rockstock, Folkstock, its US all around the World. as one. be yourself and take all the failures and throw the complaints away. Help your bandmate, Help your friends, Play your music like you never have before. Don't be afraid, RISE NOW! TOGETHER AS ONE. Because I LOVE you all. And i'm going for it. Bahama Kin Hey, Bahama Kin friends & fans! Check me out on MySpace!
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We will honor all metal styles Not limited to Metal. Tune in NOW & Send your permission to air your music Today! (see email address on link above Enjoy and Keep turning it up till the Cabinets Bleed smoke
Bahama kin Bahama Kin made a surprize visit at a private house concert in Norfolk, Ct. March 22nd 2007. Fantastic solo Show by JOHN YOUNG (Scorpions, Bonnie Tyler, Greenslade, ELP) John Young reached into his bag of magic as he graced the crowd. Everyone's eyes and ears we're peeled on John Young As he performed an incredible double set of awesome songs. John Young even posed for a pic with Bahama kin. And yes an autographed CD (The John Young Band-Live at The Classic Rock Society 2003) A true legend and a superior human who's emotion for life is reflected And engraved into each and every note of his music. Come check out JOHN YOUNG! Long Live Rock n Roll! CD's are available but ONLY from this page or our website or gigs they are not generally available from stores. }

Bahama Kin Productions Connections

Jimi Bell
Rob Rock
D. Smith Blues Band
Dave Adrian
Dream Or Nightmare
Eight to The Bar
Easton Brothers
Mambo Sons (Tom Guerra)
The Patty Tuite Band
Smokin Herb
Sweet Daddy Cool Breeze
Phoebe Legere
Leigh Silver & The Bitter Things
Dan Shafer Productions
The Webster Theatre Hartford Ct
Bahama Kin (my space)
Connecticut Music Online CMO1

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