Gup's Links, Thanks and Awards--
Links to the Golden Gup's regular venues & cool things:
Gup's Party Jukes ®, Party Jukebox rentals in the Greater Northern New Jersey area.
If you love the music and want to learn to dance to it - Lulu at Fishtail Social Dance Lessons will teach you! She's qualified (a rarity these days) and has been doing it for over 25 years! Learn to shag, lindy, swing, cha cha, samba or shim sham!
If you like song lists, this is the site for you! Lots of fun! Check out the "Car Song" list and the "100 Greatest Halloween Party" list that Gup compiled for the site at digitaldreamdoor.com!
Bob "T Bone" Williams, one of the few DJ's we link to, respect and recommend! We love you, Tee-Bee!
Jackie Navin, one of the few DJ's we link to, respect and recommend! You're a great guy, Jackie!
Gup DJ's at Lead East, World's Largest 50's Party, Labor Day Weekend!
Fairway Productions, producers of the Lead East videos from 1993 - 2004. Thanks for the link, Bob!
We LOVE Jan Findlay - one of the most talented women we know. If you like GREAT music, especially classic jazz, you'll love her too!
Bobby K is our great friend and rhythm-beatin' Rhythmhancer! Check out his band (and, if you ever get the chance, his fried chicken...!)
Check out the great website of the heppest cats in the business: Mitch Woods! "Jukebox Drive" courtesy of Mitch Woods and Blind Pig Records (Mitchrich Music, BMI).
Great food and a great time can be had at the Exchange in Rockaway, NJ - one of Gup's favourite places to be!
Angel Rissoff is one of our favorite hep cats, performers and all round good guys. He can WAIL!
One of The Golden Gup's favorite destinations, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum!
Thanks to the disgustingly talented David Forman for the use of the wonderful Little Isidore and the Inquisitors tracks on this website! WE LOVE YOU SO!!!
Our love and thanks go out to Gary "Gotta Gotta" Lovett - truly a wonderful guy, great friend and POWERHOUSE on stage! Check out his website and music - you won't be sorry!
This guy understands why most commercial radio is so dismal! Check out Jerry Dell's daily column!
You want to know the band who put the ROCK in ROCKABILLY? Check out our friends The Razorbacks - if you ain't heard 'em, you ain't lived!!
There are so many charitable organisations to hang your hat - but the fine folks at the Two Kids Foundation get our vote! They work so hard to raise bread for children who've been diagnosed with cancer and other serious diseases.
If you'd like a drawing of yourself, your car, or pretty much anything look up the lovely Christi at jokersdrawings.com and check out her wonderful work!
Wanna ROCKIN' BAND? You won't find a better three piece than SHARP EDGE - not only are they great guys and great musicians but they're the BEST party band! Check them out as regulars at the Great Notch in Little Falle, NJ and visit their website!
Joel Katz has sung with pretty much everyone from the Brooklyn Bridge to Aaron Neville, the Cliftonaires, Johnny Maestro & Eugene Pitt of the Jive Five. Not only that, he's an experienced recording engineer and producer. Check out his website!
Winners of the "Golden Gup's Jukebox Selection" Award:
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Many of the graphics concepts and lots of the photographs on the site were done by Optisonics, as well as the nifty cool wall jukebox concept.
Kudos to BarelyFitz for writing an AWESOME slideshow script.
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