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Jerry Brown and Beyond

Kalamazoo  (1979-1983) (1990s)

Band Members:

  • Jerry Brown
  • Bob Reilly (Bass)
  • Mike Rousch (Drums)
  • Larry Cook (Guitar)
Jerry Brown and Beyond

Jerry Brown and Beyond

Jerry has his own business,Lawrence Productions here in Grand Rapids on Ottawa and Fred Munch another fine musician from the 60’s also works with him.

10 YouTube Songs – Jerry Brown and Beyond

http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM_RiyHhzi6aGKDKwg8AJiA

“Somewhere Over the Rainbow” is the 1st incarnation of HOME featuring Jerry Brown (On a bunch of stuff) Bob Callner (Guitar) Bill McKinney (Bass) Rick Ducharme (Drums)

Jerry Brown and Home – Somewhere Over the Rainbow mp3 (12:53)

[audio:http://www.westmichmusichystericalsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Jerry-Brown-Somewhere-Over-the-Rainbow.mp3|titles=Jerry Brown – Somewhere Over the Rainbow]

“The End of the Road” is Jerry Brown solo on a 4 track.

Jerry Brown – The End of the Road mp3 (4:03)

[audio:http://www.westmichmusichystericalsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Jerry-Brown-The-End-of-the-Road.mp3|titles=Jerry Brown – The End of the Road]

Jerry Brown and Friends below:

The concert was at the Discovery Theatre in Battle Creek in 1997. This tune shows the bluesy, jazzy side of things.  This was recorded during the same concert as “Chain of Life”

Jerry Brown (Piano, vocals) Steve Vandenburg (Electric guitar) Andy Paul (Acoustic guitar) Virgil Corby (Violin) Tom Dunn (Upright bass) Mike Roush (Drums, harmonica both at the same time, also back-up vocals) Cheryl Jewel (Back-up vocals) Jamie Laferier (Back-up vocals)

Jerry Brown and Friends – Time Traveler mp3 (3:37)

[audio:http://www.westmichmusichystericalsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Jerry-Brown-Time-Traveler.mp3|titles=Jerry Brown – Time Traveler]

“Chain of Life” and “Nothin too Good for You”

Jerry Brown – Chain of Life mp3 (5:56)

[audio:http://www.westmichmusichystericalsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Jerry-Brown-Chain-of-Life.mp3|titles=Jerry Brown – Chain of Life]

Jerry Brown – Nothin to Good for You mp3 (4:31)

[audio:http://www.westmichmusichystericalsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Jerry-Brown-Nothin-too-Good-for-You.mp3|titles=Jerry Brown – Nothin too Good for You]

Jerry Brown and Friends – The Moon is Full Tonight mp3 (5:05)

[audio:http://www.westmichmusichystericalsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/The-Moon-Is-Full-Tonight.mp3|titles=The Moon Is Full Tonight]

UPDATE – 40 YEARS LATER 2016

Today, more than 40 years after HOME was formed, founding members Jerry Brown and Bill McKinney are making music together again. Although we will be playing as a duo, we have decided to call ourselves HOME again. At this point we are busy in the recording studio and hope to create some music videos of these songs in the near future. We hope this will lead to some “live” performances before the end of 2016. It feels great to be playing original music together again.

We have also created a HOME Fan Page on Facebook. We will be posting new and old music, photos, videos and performance dates on HOME Fan Page. Here is a link:

https://www.facebook.com/fanpageHOME/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

Please visit our Facebook page and let us know what you think. Please “Like” it if you like it. Then you will be notified when we post new things.

The You Tube channel has over 30 videos from concerts that Jerry Brown did in the 1980’s and 1990s.  All the songs are originals except the 2 versions of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”.  Bob Reilly is playing on many of them.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM_RiyHhzi6aGKDKwg8AJiA/videos?shelf_id=0&sort=dd&view=0

Home – Time Traveler – Audio (3:37)

https://home9.bandcamp.com/track/time-traveler

JERRY BROWN MUSIC CAREER CHRONOLOGY

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Album Review, Western Herald Feb 20, 1981.JPG
Album Review, Western Herald Feb 20, 1981.JPG
Ambrosia Poster 1981-crop.JPG
Ambrosia Poster 1981-crop.JPG
Aquinas College Poster 1981-crop.JPG
Aquinas College Poster 1981-crop.JPG
Concert Ticket 1981.JPG
Concert Ticket 1981.JPG
Doug Cassens 1980-crop.JPG
Doug Cassens 1980-crop.JPG
Jerry Brown 2 WIDR Kite Flite 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown 2 WIDR Kite Flite 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown 1980-crop.JPG
Jerry Brown 1980-crop.JPG
Jerry Brown  Hall & Oates concert 1982.JPG
Jerry Brown Hall & Oates concert 1982.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond Ambrosia Concert 2.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond Ambrosia Concert 2.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond Hall and Oats 2.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond Hall and Oats 2.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond Opening for Ambrosia Welch Auditorium 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond Opening for Ambrosia Welch Auditorium 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond opening for Hall and Oates Great Lakes Music Hall G.R. 1982.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond opening for Hall and Oates Great Lakes Music Hall G.R. 1982.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond WIDR Kite Flite crowd 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond WIDR Kite Flite crowd 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond WIDR Kite Flite with Dixie Dreggs 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown and Beyond WIDR Kite Flite with Dixie Dreggs 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown WIDR Kite Flite 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown WIDR Kite Flite 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown WIDR Kite Flite 1981 (2).JPG
Jerry Brown WIDR Kite Flite 1981 (2).JPG
Jerry Brown, Scott Butterfield, Hall & Oats Concert 1982.JPG
Jerry Brown, Scott Butterfield, Hall & Oats Concert 1982.JPG
Jerry Brown, WIDR Kite Flight Slide 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown, WIDR Kite Flight Slide 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown, WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown, WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981.JPG
Jerry Brown, WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981 (2).JPG
Jerry Brown, WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981 (2).JPG
Kalamazoo College Poster 1981-crop.JPG
Kalamazoo College Poster 1981-crop.JPG
Larry Cook 1980-crop.JPG
Larry Cook 1980-crop.JPG
Larry Cook WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981.JPG
Larry Cook WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981.JPG
Larry Cook WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981 (2).JPG
Larry Cook WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981 (2).JPG
Larry Cook, Hall & Oates Concert 1982.JPG
Larry Cook, Hall & Oates Concert 1982.JPG
Larry Cook, Jerry Brown, Mike Roush, Hall and Oats Concert 1982.JPG
Larry Cook, Jerry Brown, Mike Roush, Hall and Oats Concert 1982.JPG
Mike Roush 1980-crop.JPG
Mike Roush 1980-crop.JPG
Mike Roush, WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981.JPG
Mike Roush, WIDR Kite Flite Slide 1981.JPG
Once Upon a Train Album cover - Artist Magaret Gronzotto 1979-crop.JPG
Once Upon a Train Album cover - Artist Magaret Gronzotto 1979-crop.JPG
Scott Butterfield 1980-crop.JPG
Scott Butterfield 1980-crop.JPG
Scott Butterfield WIDR Kite Flite slide 1981.JPG
Scott Butterfield WIDR Kite Flite slide 1981.JPG
Wine Fest Poster Jerry Brown and Beyond 1980.JPG
Wine Fest Poster Jerry Brown and Beyond 1980.JPG

 

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Battle Creek Inquirer Feb 23 1995
Battle Creek Inquirer Feb 23 1995
Bob Reilly & Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992
Bob Reilly & Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992
Dinner Concert April 8, 1995 C.W. Michaels
Dinner Concert April 8, 1995 C.W. Michaels
Jer-a-Gram 1993
Jer-a-Gram 1993
Jer-a-gram 1993  2
Jer-a-gram 1993 2
Jer-a-Gram 1993  3
Jer-a-Gram 1993 3
Jerry Brown & Bob Reilly Discovery Theatre 1992
Jerry Brown & Bob Reilly Discovery Theatre 1992
Jerry Brown & Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992
Jerry Brown & Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992
Jerry Brown & Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992 (2)
Jerry Brown & Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992 (2)
Jerry Brown and Beyond 1992 L to R Steve Vandenburg, Jerry Brown, Mike Roush, Bob Reilly
Jerry Brown and Beyond 1992 L to R Steve Vandenburg, Jerry Brown, Mike Roush, Bob Reilly
Jerry Brown and Beyond Proof Sheet Rehearsal 1993
Jerry Brown and Beyond Proof Sheet Rehearsal 1993
Jerry Brown and Beyond Proof Sheet Rehearsal 1993 (2)
Jerry Brown and Beyond Proof Sheet Rehearsal 1993 (2)
Jerry Brown and Beyond Proof Sheet State Theatre and Rehearsals 1993
Jerry Brown and Beyond Proof Sheet State Theatre and Rehearsals 1993
Jerry Brown Beyond Rehearsal 1993
Jerry Brown Beyond Rehearsal 1993
Jerry Brown Discovery Theatre 1992
Jerry Brown Discovery Theatre 1992
Jerry Brown, Bob Reilly, Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992
Jerry Brown, Bob Reilly, Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992
Kalamazoo Gazette 1995
Kalamazoo Gazette 1995
Little Feat Pass
Little Feat Pass
Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992
Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992
Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992 (2)
Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992 (2)
Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992 (3)
Mike Roush Discovery Theatre 1992 (3)
Mike Roush, Discovery Theatre 1992
Mike Roush, Discovery Theatre 1992
Steve Vandenburg Discovery Theatre 1992
Steve Vandenburg Discovery Theatre 1992
WOW Article 1994-crop
WOW Article 1994-crop
WOW Magazine Cover 1994-crop
WOW Magazine Cover 1994-crop
Bob Reilly Beyond Rehearsal 1993
Bob Reilly Beyond Rehearsal 1993

 

7 Responses to Jerry Brown and Beyond

  1. Jerry Brown says:

    Claudia,
    I answered your request quite a while ago but I guess it didn’t work. Hopefully it will this time. If you’d like to e-mail me I’d be glad to send you some mp3’s of Home. My e-mail is Jbrown@lpi.com
    Thanks for remembering, Jerry

  2. claudia says:

    Jerry, I remember listening to you in Kazoo when I was going to WMU. Was that the Whistle Stop where you played? Bill and I wen to Groves High School together. I do not have your old recording. Is there a way to obtain it now and put it on my ipod?

  3. wizzer40 says:

    Jerry, Let me try this again. Fan from the 70’s when at WMU. Have your album and have it converted to CD and now on my Iphone. Never can get enough of it. Was wondering via Dave Piersma’s email above about how can I get more music of yours? Anything you can send, anything on CD in the stores? Thanks Marc

    • Jerry Brown says:

      Marc,
      I have MP3’s of a lot of things including “live” stuff from the whistle stop. I can send some via a service called WeTransfer. Send me your e-mail address and I’ll send some stuff when I get a chance. My e-mail address is Jbrown@lpi.com. Thanks, Jerry

  4. Dave Piersma says:

    Jerry, I was googling your name from a wonder down memory lane and this site was given to me by a person I emailed regarding getting a cd from you or someone that new of the band Home. I was a student at Western in the late 70’s and was a constant fixture at the Whistlestop whenever you guys played there. Do you ever get together with the old members? Those were the best days of my life and your music was a key part of those days!

    • Jerry Brown says:

      Dave,
      Thanks for remembering. If you send me your address I can send you a CD of my album, which does include some HOME stuff. I will also be posting a lot more music on this site soon as well as many pictures, including a few at the Whistle Stop.
      Thanks again, Jerry

  5. Jerry Brown says:

    Just some clarifications on these 1st mp3s and who are the bands and musicians.
    “Chain of Life” and “Nothin too Good for You” is Jerry Brown and Friends including me on piano, Mike Roush on Drums, Steve Vandenberg on Electric Guitar, Andy Paul on acoustic guitar, Tom Dunn on upright bass, Virgil Corby on violin and Cheryl Jewel and Jamie LaFerrier on back up vocals.
    “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” is the 1st incarnation of HOME featuring me on a bunch of stuff, Bob Callner on Guitar, Bill McKinney on Bass and Rick Ducharme on Drums.
    “The End of the Road” is me solo on a 4 track.
    “Time Traveler” is the 1st incarnation of Jerry Brown and Beyond with me on acoustic guitar, Larry Cook on Electric guitar, Mike Roush on Drums and Scott Butterfield on bass.
    I know it’s complicated but wanted the right folks to get credit. These folks are all West Michigan musicians.
    Thanks, Jerry

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